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  • 2 years ago
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UFC featherweight prospect Junior Assuncao isn't happy just being in the UFC. After all, why bother to put on a pair of five-ounce gloves unless you plan on being champion, right? So when "The Ultimate Fighter 9" winner Ross Pearson decided he was making the cut to featherweight following a six-fight lightweight run, Assuncao was the first one asking to face him. You can't be the best unless you face the best, says the Brazilian. read news >>

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Junior dos Santos will return to the Octagon against Stipe Miocic in the UFC on Fox 13 main event on Dec. 13. read news >>

  • 22 days ago
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Former Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) bantamweight champion Renan Barao took a huge step backwards on Friday when he passed out while trying to make weight for his championship rematch against TJ Dillashaw, which was scheduled for the UFC 177 main event on Sat., Aug. 30, 2014 inside Sleep Train Arena in Sacramento, California. See how it all went down here. Not only did the Brazilian lose the opportunity to fight for the strap this weekend in "Sactown," he will also be denied a chance to g read news >>

  • a month ago
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Raphael Assuncao might not be the only Assuncao in the Octagon in 2015. The bantamweight contender is going for his seventh win in a row against Bryan Caraway at UFC Fight Night 54 in October, and his twin brother Freddy Assuncao want to join him in the UFC. Currently signed with World Series of Fighting, Freddy Assuncao extended his win streak to seven in a row in his WSOF debut in January, when he scored a close split-decision victory over Brenson Hansen. "Unfortunately, I only fought once in read news >>

  • 2 months ago
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Every UFC fighter steps into the Octagon with the hope of elevating themselves to a UFC title shot. But what happens when there's a major roadblock in the way? That's the situation in which guys like Junior dos Santos and Urijah Faber find themselves. The end result of fighting is always to push up the rankings, but for these guys, there's only so far they can go. The fighters on this list find themselves in a bit of limbo in that they can defeat nearly every contender thrown their way, but UFC read news >>

  • 3 months ago
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UFC bantamweight Rapahel Assuncao is not happy about the UFC potentially scheduling a rematch between the new champion T.J. Dilashaw and former champ Renan Barao. After UFC President Dana White revealed that a rematch between Renan Barao and T.J. Dillashaw makes the most sense, Rapahel Assuncao feels dissatisfied about being left out of the bantamweight title picture. The Brazilian already holds a close split decision victory over the newly-crowned champion, and appeared to be the likely contend read news >>

  • 4 months ago
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Following a stint outside UFC, Anthony Johnson returns to the Octagon tonight (Sat., April 26, 2014) at UFC 172 to fight Phil Davis in the co-main event of the evening. Does "Rumble" -- a former Welterweight -- have what it takes to inject new life into UFC's Light Heavyweight ranks? Anthony Johnson began his Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) career in 2007 at UFC Fight Night 10. In the seven years since, Johnson has missed weight by 11 pounds, been cut by UFC, fought in four different weight read news >>

  • 5 months ago
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Former UFC welterweight champion Georges St-Pierre may no longer be gracing the Octagon with his presence, but announced on Thursday that he tore his anterior cruciate ligament in training. read news >>

  • 9 months ago
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Bantamweights Junior Hernandez and Hugo Viana will meet in the Octagon at UFC on Fox 10 on Jan. 25 in Chicago. read news >>

  • a year ago
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Check out Danny Castillo as he talks about his UFC on Fox 8 victory over Tim Means. read news >>

  • a year ago
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Any time that a fighter's name has Gracie in it there is going to be added pressure. Roger Gracie, however, seems to handle that pressure well heading into his UFC 162 bout with Tim Kennedy. read news >>

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