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Ronaldo "Jacare" Souza and Yoel Romero were set to battle at UFC 184 on Feb. 28, but the Brazilian grappler was forced out of the card with pneumonia. "Jacare", a former Strikeforce middleweight champion with a 4-0 UFC record, will stay away from training for at least two weeks, according to his manager Gilberto Faria. "It’s too soon to set a date (for his return)," Faria told MMAFighting.com. "‘Jacare’s’ doctor, Dr. Rodrigo Mauro, prescribed him a lot of medication and 15 days completely off tr read news >>

  • 13 days ago
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A case of pneumonia has taken Ronaldo "Jacare" Souza out of his highly anticipated UFC 184 bout with Yoel Romero. read news >>

  • 13 days ago
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Those anxiously awaiting the showdown between Ronaldo Souza and Yoel Romero at UFC 184 will have to wait, as “Jacare” has withdrawn from the middleweight bout due to pneumonia. read news >>

  • 19 days ago
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The Middleweight contender prefers to not complain about being relegated in favor of his friend. UFC middleweight Ronaldo Souza seemed to be very close to a title fight after four straight wins since his debut in the promotion in 2013. The picture changed after the announcement that the shot will be given to his friend Anderson Silva, if the former champion beats Nick Diaz at UFC 183 on January 31. But Souza told Globo that he doesn't care that much: "It doesn't worry me, not at all. I don't kee read news >>

  • 20 days ago
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Ronaldo Souza’s long-awaited UFC title shot might be delayed again if his teammate Anderson Silva beats Nick Diaz at UFC 183 on Jan. 31, but his team has different plans. UFC president Dana White said that "Jacare" was "next in line for a title (shot)" after his win over Gegard Mousasi in September, but recently promised Silva a shot at the middleweight championship if he’s victorious on Jan. 31. "Jacare" is scheduled to meet Yoel Romero at UFC 184 on Feb. 28, the same night of Chris Weidman vs. read news >>

  • 2 months ago
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UFC 184 was already a must-watch, but it just got even stronger with the announcement that surging contenders Yoel Romero and Ronaldo "Jacare" Souza will face off on the card. The news was first announced by the Los Angeles Daily News. The two Strikeforce alums have been major players in the UFC's middleweight division since the promotion's 2013 death. Romero, an Olympic silver medalist from the 2000 Summer Games in Sydney, Australia, has gone 5-0 in the UFC since dropping to 185-pounds (his lon read news >>

  • 2 months ago
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Not only will Los Angeles get a middleweight title fight between Chris Weidman and Vitor Belfort for UFC 184, it's now going to get a potential title eliminator in that division as well. On Thursday, The Los Angeles Daily News reported that a middleweight bout between Ronaldo Souza and Yoel Romero has been added to the Feb. 28 event, set to take place at the Staples Center. The Brazilian "Jacare" has been hovering in title contention for a while, and with seven wins in a row dating back to his r read news >>

  • 2 months ago
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Luke Rockhold and Ronaldo "Jacare" Souza look to be at the top of the list to get the winner of the UFC 184 middleweight title fight between Chris Weidman and Vitor Belfort.With that fight scheduled for Feb. 28 in Los Angeles, a title shot for Rockhold or Souza looks likely for sometime next summer.But Rockhold (13-2), coming off his win over Michael Bisping over the weekend in Sydney, Australia, thinks there's a good chance he won't be waiting that long.Ariel Helwani reported on UFC Tonight on read news >>

  • 3 months ago
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Rockhold doesn't understand why he's behind 'Jacare' on the UFC official divisional rankings and suggested this rematch after he beats Bisping. Luke Rockhold is looking past Michael Bisping and already projecting his future at UFC 185-pound division. Interviewed by Combate.com, the former Strikeforce Middleweight champion feels that he shouldn't be behind Ronaldo 'Jacare' Souza in the official divisional rankings and suggested they fight at UFC 184, when the champion Chris Weidman and Vitor Belf read news >>

  • 3 months ago
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While he sits on the sidelines awaiting a UFC title shot, Ronaldo "Jacare" Souza underwent his second elbow surgery of the year on Tuesday. read news >>

  • 3 months ago
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Ronaldo "Jacare" Souza's second elbow surgery of the year was a success. According to his manager Gilberto Faria, Souza underwent successful two-hour surgery on Tuesday, performed by Dr. Rickson de Moraes and Dr. Bruno Lobo Brandao (pictured) at Hospital São Lucas in Copacabana, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. Souza was recently diagnosed with ulnar neuropathy, a numbness in his right elbow caused by the entrapment of the ulnar nerve, resulting in numbness and tingling into the fourth and fifth fingers. read news >>

  • 3 months ago
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This year has been a breakout one for Ronaldo "Jacare" Souza. It will also see him undergo two elbow surgeries in the span of seven months. According to Souza's manager, Gilberto Faria, Souza was diagnosed with ulnar neuropathy, a numbness in his right elbow caused by the entrapment of the ulnar nerve, resulting in numbness and tingling into the fourth and fifth fingers. "He will need surgery to release the pressure on his ulnar nerve," Faria said. "We will schedule surgery for next week. We exp read news >>

  • 4 months ago
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Ronaldo Souza dominated Gegard Mousasi to win his fourth bout inside the Octagon at UFC Fight Night 50 in Connecticut, and he wasn’t expecting to finish Mousasi. "I was waiting for a five-round fight," Souza told MMAFighting.com. "I was ready for a tougher fight. I was training for a tougher fight. I wanted to submit him, of course, but I wasn’t expecting to submit him. I was expecting a tougher fight. He has a huge name, a great record, and he was coming off a big win over Mark Munoz, so I resp read news >>

  • 4 months ago
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Ronaldo Souza finished Gegard Mousasi during the third round of their middleweight main event bout at UFC Fight Night “Jacare vs. Mousasi 2,” but “Jacare” came out of the bout with an indefinite medical suspension. read news >>

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