It's been a long winding road to his UFC debut for Brazil's Alberto Mina, and the Hong Kong resident spoke to BloodyElbow.com about the struggles he faced to make the big show.
Alberto Mina's fighting career has had a rough couple of years.
It's not because he was losing either. In fact, the Hong Kong-based Brazilian is undefeated at 10-0, with every single victory coming by finish. In 2010, the double-black belt in Judo and BJJ beat TUF alum Dean Amasinger and was considered as one of the best read news >>
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In the second part of his exclusive blog for MMAWeekly.com, undefeated Ben Askren talks about what he's doing to wind his camp down as he cranks thing up for his first ONE FC fight. read news >>
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Bellator's season is slowly winding down as the promotion stages two lightweight tournament semifinal bouts along with a headlining title bout to determine the new Bellator welterweight champion after the departure of Ben Askren.
The lightweight tournament semis feature familiar names like Pitbull and Held, but also two new faces of upstarts plenty capable of causing the upset. The main event is a decent scrap between two of Bellator's more notable roster names, albeit one who is better served a read news >>
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It's been a long and winding road for Jumabieke Tuerxun, and he's feeling the pressure leading up to his UFC debut at Saturday's TUF China Finale. read news >>
- 7 months ago
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It's been a long and winding road to the UFC, but having paid his dues, former One FC title challenger Leandro Issa is on the cusp of his Octagon debut. read news >>
- 8 months ago
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Leading up to Saturday's UFC 168, Fabricio Camoes took time to talk about his long and winding road to the UFC and his fight with Jim Miller. read news >>
- 9 months ago
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With “The Ultimate Fighter 18″ winding down, Julianna Pena appears to be a frontrunner for a UFC contract. Read about her journey and much more in the latest Women’s MMA Report.Filed under: MMA Rumors, News, Only on Junkie read news >>
Trevor Prangley heads into Friday night's King of the Cage fully believing that he's ready to make this his last year of active MMA competition. read news >>
Nearing the end of his career, 39-year-old KOTC champ Tony Lopez looks to finish the rest of his career off going out with a bang, and that begins Thursday night. read news >>
The Ultimate Fighter’s latest iteration is winding down, but the latest TV ratings for the show are on the upswing... if only slightly. read news >>
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With his career winding down, UFC veteran
Stephan Bonnar has been begging for a big fight. Now
he's got it.
USA TODAY Sports has confirmed with company officials that Anderson Silva is moving up to 205
pounds to meet Bonnar in the three-round main event of October's UFC 153 event.
Additionally, Brazilian slugger Glover Teixeira meets
countryman Fabio Maldonado in the evening's co-main event.
And in a bout first reported by Brazilian outlet Tatame, former interim
heavyweight champion read news >>