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  • a year ago
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The UFC's recent successes in Brazil emphasize the importance of global market expansion as growth appears to have slowed in the U.S. read news >>

  • 2 months ago
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A great deal has been written about the UFC’s expansionist philosophy recently, much of it being negative. There’s nothing wrong with expressing a negative opinion, of course. I haven’t been shy about criticising Dana White and the UFC in the past. But unlike some, it isn’t the only club I carry in my bag. There seems to be a section of the MMA media that revels in negativity for negativity’s sake. One could characterise their attitude toward any UFC misstep, real or imagined, as almost gleeful. read news >>

  • 2 years ago
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Six years ago, avid rock-climber and ultra-successful businessman Ruy Drever hadn't so much as set foot inside an MMA gym, much less considered training in one. Now, as the CEO and founder of Pretorian Hard Sports, the wildly successful Brazilian MMA equipment brand, Drever's professional life is consumed by the sport. However, it's not all that matters to the Uruguayan-born, Oxford-educated executive. A longtime Brazilian resident, Drever and his company are also at the leading edge read news >>

  • 3 years ago
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For more than a decade, the Ultimate Fighting Championship has kept Brazil at a distance, plunging its promotional efforts into the United Kingdom, Canada, Germany and Australia. On Saturday, when UFC 134 “Silva vs. Okami” touches down at the HSBC Arena in Rio de Janeiro, its focus finally shifts back to the home of some of its most accomplished superstars read news >>

  • 18 days ago
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BRASILIA, Brazil -- Wendell Oliveira was planning to keep to be called "War Machine" on Saturday’s UFC Fight Night 51, but that won’t happen. During Friday’s official weigh-ins at the Nilson Nelson gymnasium in Brasilia, Brazil, Oliveira was announced as "The Machine," and UFC officials confirmed to MMAFighting.com that he had to change his nickname."I won’t change my nickname because I'm the real ‘War Machine,’" Oliveira told MMAFighting.com on Thursday, before knowing that he would have to.Oli read news >>

  • 19 days ago
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BRASILIA, Brazil -- Wendell Oliveira makes his UFC debut on Saturday night, but he had to answer several questions regarding Jonathan Koppenhaver’s alleged assault of ex-girlfriend Christy Mack. Oliveira and Koppenhaver are both known as "War Machine," and some fans thought the Brazilian veteran was the one accused of the brutal assault. "That was awful," Oliveira told MMAFighting.com. "When the news came out, a lot of friends called me asking what happened because the stories had no photo in Br read news >>

  • a month ago
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The UFC’s November show in Brazil has its first fight with a pair of light heavyweights looking to rebound from losses to Ryan Bader.Filed under: MMA Rumors, News, UFC read news >>

  • 2 months ago
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The UFC’s September return to Brazil is a couple steps closer to completion with the addition of a lightweight clash and a featherweight tilt. Filed under: MMA Rumors, News, UFC read news >>

  • 3 months ago
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The UFC’s global push has opened the doors to the premier stage in mixed martial arts to numerous fighters from around the world. read news >>

  • 3 months ago
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At UFC’s The Ultimate Fighter (TUF): “Brazil 3” Finale, Stipe Miocic stopped Fabio Maldonado with punches in the main event, proving his scrap against the Brazilian was anything but competitive. Since Miocic will certainly be expecting a heavyweight in his next fight, who should be summoned? Check it out below. Talk about an awful ending. UFC light heavyweight Fabio Maldonado promised a "bloodbath" before his main card bout against Stipe Miocic at The Ultimate Fighter (TUF): "Brazil 3" Finale, w read news >>

  • 3 months ago
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The second half of the UFC’s weekend doubleheader took place in Sao Paulo, where another international season of “The Ultimate Fighter” reality series came to an end. What’s next for the winners?Filed under: News, UFC read news >>

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