It’s a 20-minute submission-only grappling match, and Andre Galvao doesn't want any result except the win on Saturday night.
Galvao headlines the Metamoris 4 card against UFC veteran Chael Sonnen in Los Angeles, and he won’t change his style against the wrestler. A two-time ADCC winner, Galvao plans to go for the finish.
"I’m going to use my jiu-jitsu like I always did," Galvao told MMAFighting.com. "I will have to submit him to get the win, and I’m going to do what I have to do to get the win. read news >>
Antonio Rogerio Nogueira believes his bout with Anthony “Rumble” Johnson at UFC on Fox 12 is the “perfect matchup” to reintroduce himself as one of the premier contenders at 205 pounds.
After being sidelined for over a year with a lingering back injury, the MMA legend will make his long-awaited UFC return on Saturday night at the SAP Center in San Jose, California. When speaking with Bleacher Report, the man known as “Lil Nog” could hardly contain his excitement to finally be able to fight again read news >>
Head coach Rafael Cordeiro believes Fabricio Werdum is a bad match-up for Cain Velasquez and is more than capable of knocking him out or submitting him. Rafael Cordeiro is confident in his student's abilities come November 15.
The famed trainer serves as the head coach for Fabricio Werdum, who is scheduled to meet UFC heavyweight champion Cain Velasquez in the main event of UFC 180 in Mexico City. Cordeiro is confident in Werdum's finishing ability and believes the fight can be stopped by either read news >>
LAS VEGAS -- Leandro Issa talks about the third-round armbar he used to submit Jumabieke Tuerxun at the TUF 19 Finale, feeling like he was behind on the cards and needed a finish, overcoming his loss to Russell Doane, and more. read news >>
Did you miss Nate Marquardt submitting James Te Huna in today’s early-morning UFC Fight Night 43 headliner? Check out the video highlights.Filed under: Featured, News, UFC, Videos read news >>
Antonio Braga Neto will finally return to the Octagon at UFC Fight Night 44, and he wants to show more of his jiu-jitsu arsenal.
Braga Neto, a multiple-time jiu-jitsu world champion, made quick work of Anthony Smith in his UFC debut last June, and takes on Clint Hester on Saturday night in San Antonio, Texas, after recovering from several injuries.
"I see this fight as my UFC debut all over again," Braga Neto told MMAFighting.com. "After my first fight I heard people it was an easy one, but I hu read news >>
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ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. -- UFC lightweight Ross Pearson spoke to the media Thursday ahead of his bout at UFC Fight Night 42 (UFC Fight Night: Henderson vs. Khabilov) about why he moved back to lightweight after trying out featherweight, why he spent the majority of his training camp in the United Kingdom, his respect for the warrior spirit of his opponent Diego Sanchez and why he believes Sanchez can't finish him. read news >>
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After Combate.com revealed that Wanderlei Silva had been removed from his upcoming match-up against Chael Sonnen, details have surfaced as to why the Brazilian has been removed from the bout. Following the surprising announcement that Wanderlei Silva had been removed from his upcoming match-up at UFC 175 against Chael Sonnen, it appears that the reasons behind the sudden switch were with his failure to submit an application to fight in Nevada, and also his unwillingness to subject himself to ran read news >>
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Watch Daniel Cormier submit Dan Henderson with full highlights of the co-main event light heavyweight fight from last night's (May 24, 2014) UFC 173 PPV event right here. It was a truly stunning performance from Cormier, and an impressive finish. read news >>
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Actor and producer of the Haunted House movies, among others, was on The Conan O'Brien show talking about his crush on UFC women's bantamweight champion Ronda Rousey, and his fantasy of having the "Rowdy" Olympian submit his penis like an armbar. read news >>
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Minotauro Nogueira says he's going to try his best to submit or finish Roy Nelson when the two meet in the UFC Fight Night Abu Dhabi main event on Friday. read news >>