LONG BEACH, Calif. -- Jake Shields competed against Roberto de Souza in the secret match of Metamoris 5 in Long Beach, Calif., on Saturday, holding his own for 20 minutes en route to a draw. read news >>
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Don’t expect another Brendan Schaub vs. Roberto "Cyborg" Abreu type of fight when Chael Sonnen steps on the mat. The former UFC title challenger will make his transition to the grappling world to take on ADCC winner Andre Galvao in a submission-only, 20-minute match at Metamoris 4 on Aug. 9 in Los Angeles. Sonnen’s jiu-jitsu coach doesn’t see a chance that the MMA veteran basically runs for 20 minutes. "I don’t believe the fight will go that way because Chael refuses to do an ugly fight," Fabian read news >>
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It has been 20 years since he helped Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) as its first executive producer, and Campbell McLaren is at it again. One of the original UFC minds returns to the world of mixed martial arts (MMA) with his new reality series, Combate Americas. Catch up with the fourth installment of the Miami-based promotion's show right here then check out episode five with a special guest appearance from grappling wizard Roberto "Cyborg" Abreu in the video above. read news >>
UFC heavyweight Brendan Schaub takes on Roberto “Cyborg” Abreu at Metamoris 2 on June 9 and then fights The Ultimate Fighter housemate Matt Mitrione at UFC on Fox 8 on July 27. read news >>
- 3 years ago
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The field is set for Bellator's upcoming season-six featherweight tournament.
Early Bellator fighter Roberto Vargas, whose only career loss came to Wilson Reis in a season-two tourney qualifier, is the eighth and final addition to the upcoming tourney.
Sources close to the fighter today confirmed his participation with MMAjunkie.com.
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Michael Bisping might want to have Roberto Alomar on speed dial read news >>
- 4 years ago
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BOSTON - Undefeated Grapplers Quest champion Roberto "Cyborg" Abreu capped off the UFC Fan Expo 2010 Boston "superfights" series with a dominating 9-2 win over UFC veteran Rolles Gracie.
The Abreu-Gracie matchup, as well as three additional superfight contests, took place at the Hynes Convention Center in Boston, which also housed the UFC Fan Expo 2010.
Pablo Popovitch, the 2009 Abu Dhabi Combat Club Submission Wrestling world champion, also edged out late replacement Lucas Lepri. Ryan Hal read news >>