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  • 3 years ago
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Junior Dos Santos said it's the only way fans could get to know the real him. UFC president Dana White believes it's one of the main reasons Dos Santos has become a truly marketable heavyweight contender. Soon after a No. 1 contender's victory over Shane Carwin in the headliner of Saturday's UFC 131 event in Vancouver, the fighter and fight exec discussed the importance of Dos Santos' speedy learning of the English language. read news >>

  • 4 days ago
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So, how does Stipe Miocic vs. the winner of Cain Velasqez vs. Fabricio Werdum sound? Sounds great to No. 5-ranked Miocic, who told MMA Fighting that beating No. 2-ranked Junior dos Santos -- a former heavyweight champion -- in the main event of UFC on FOX 13 on Dec. 13, 2014 in Phoenix, Arizona, should result in a crack at the 265-pound crown. His words: "Junior is ranked second. That would move me up to be right behind Werdum, so I think whatever happens after that fight, I should get a shot. H read news >>

  • a year ago
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Junior dos Santos could have rode out the storm for a likely decision victory, but instead landed a heel-kick knockout to earn his return trip to the title. read news >>

  • a year ago
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Junior dos Santos isn't lingering over his loss to Cain Velasquez, which forced him to give back the UFC heavyweight belt he took from him one year prior. He's looking ahead to a UFC 160 card that determine his immediate future.  read news >>

  • a year ago
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MONTREAL – The man who the UFC once tried to pay not to fight may soon find himself competing for the promotion's heavyweight title. read news >>

  • 3 years ago
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Junior Dos Santos secured a shot at the UFC heavyweight title against Cain Velasquez with his unanimous decisoin win over Shane Carwin at UFC 131, and plans on knocking out the champion. Read More >> read news >>

  • 3 years ago
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If Junior Dos Santos can't fight Cain Velasquez for his next fight, coaching opposite Brock Lesnar on "The Ultimate Fighter Season 13" is definitely the next best thing. Read More >> read news >>

  • 4 years ago
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Junior Dos Santos, who is next in line for a UFC heavyweight title shot, weighs in on Brock Lesnar vs. Cain Velasquez, the fight that determines his next opponent... read news >>

  • 4 years ago
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OAKLAND, Calif. - Although Saturday's UFC 117 event was supposed to determine two No. 1 contenders, welterweight winner Jon Fitch is now on standby without a firm commitment. Heavyweight Junior Dos Santos, on the other hand, appears he'll get his promised title shot. After Dos Santos did everything short of finishing a resilient Roy Nelson, UFC president Dana White said the performance was good enough to earn the Brazilian big man a shot at the belt. read news >>

  • 4 days ago
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The Phoenix Suns were in mid-blowout of the Denver Nuggets -- much to this writer's delight, I might add -- by the time Stipe Miocic and Junior dos Santos filed of the U.S. Airways Center on a warm weekend night in the desert. Both heavyweights were exhausted, and rightly so after being wrung through the media wringer for two days straight in a city where WEC 53 set the benchmark for world-class MMA four year ago, but has effectively been left deserted ever seen. Normally these exercises in prom read news >>

  • 7 months ago
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A heavyweight bout between former title holder Junior dos Santos and up-and-coming contender Stipe Miocic has been added to UFC 173, UFC officials confirmed on Monday evening. read news >>

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