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Jessica Andrade vs Weili Zhang targeted for UFC China

After winning the UFC women’s strawweight title in her home country of Brazil, new champion Jessica Andrade is reportedly heading into enemy territory for her first title defense.
According to Brett …read more

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UFC’s Antonio Carlos Junior mugged at gunpoint in Brazil

UFC middleweight Antonio Carlos Junior was the last UFC fighter to suffer from street violence in Brazil. It has been a tough few days for UFC fighters in Brazil. Just …read more

Source:: BloodyElbow

I Saw The Gun, I Was Like, ‘Oh Crap’

Newly-crowned Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) strawweight champion, Jessica Andrade, went from the highest of highs to the lowest of lows last month in her native Brazil. Not long after knocking …read more

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Posted on June 7, 2019, 4:16 pm By
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Jessica Andrade opens up on carjacking incident

Earlier this month, UFC strawweight champion Jessica Andrade was carjacked at gunpoint in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil.
Speaking to ESPN, the UFC titleholder opened up on this harrowing incident. Apparently, she …read more

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Posted on June 7, 2019, 2:16 pm By
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UFC champ Jessica Andrade details carjacking in Brazil

Jessica Andrade attempted to keep her “cool” during a recent incident in her native Brazil, where she was robbed at gunpoint. However, the UFC strawweight champion admits there were moments …read more

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Posted on June 6, 2019, 11:16 pm By
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Pedro Munhoz's hope: Shut down Aljamain Sterling, then fight Marlon Moraes in Brazil

CHICAGO – Pedro Munhoz is rooting for Marlon Moraeson Saturday night at UFC 238.
An all-Brazil showdown is Munhoz’s dream, and all bantamweight title challenger Moraes has to do is send …read more

Source:: MMAJunkie

Pedro Munhoz has learned to balance passion for fighting with inner peace

Pedro Munhoz’s first fight wasn’t in an Octagon, but a bar in Brazil against his cousins. Fighting is in his blood and finding a balance hasn’t been easy. …read more

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Posted on June 4, 2019, 2:16 pm By
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Jessica Andrade’s stolen car recovered

Less than 48 hours after being carjacked at gunpoint in Niteroi, Brazil, Jessica Andrade released some good news.
The UFC strawweight champion and her wife Fernanda Gomes were robbed Thursday morning, …read more

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Jessica Andrade, Wife Robbed at Gunpoint in Brazil

Ultimate Fighting Championship strawweight queen Jessica Andrade and her wife were robbed at gunpoint early Thursday morning. …read more

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Posted on May 31, 2019, 1:16 pm By
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UFC champion Jessica Andrade robbed at gunpoint

UFC strawweight champion Jessica Andrade lost her car and other personal belongings during an armed mugging in Brazil. The new UFC strawweight champion, Jessica Andrade, alongside her wife, Fernanda Gomes, …read more

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Jessica Andrade Robbed At Gunpoint In Brazil

Current Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) women’s Strawweight champion Jessica Andrade was recently a victim of an armed robbery in her home country of Brazil. According to a statement Jessica’s manager, …read more

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Posted on May 31, 2019, 12:16 am By
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UFC titlist Andrade carjacked at gunpoint

UFC strawweight champion Jessica Andrade and her wife were carjacked at gunpoint Wednesday in Brazil. …read more

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Posted on May 30, 2019, 10:16 pm By
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Jessica Andrade and Wife Robbed at Gunpoint in Brazil

Ultimate Fighting Championship strawweight queen Jessica Andrade and her wife were robbed at gunpoint early Thursday morning. …read more

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Posted on May 30, 2019, 10:16 pm By
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Jessica Andrade and wife robbed at gunpoint in Brazil

The newest UFC champion, Jessica Andrade dealt with a scare in her native country of Brazil on Thursday morning as she and her wife were robbed at gunpoint.
Fernanda Gomes, Andrade’s …read more

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Volkanovski says he nearly lost a leg from infection after UFC 237

Alex Volkanovski shares more details about the blood infection he suffered after UFC 237 in Brazil. Alexander Volkanovski’s win over Jose Aldo at UFC 237 was overshadowed by a …read more

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UFC champ Jessica Andrade unharmed after armed robbery in Brazil

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UFC champion Jessica Andrade experienced an armed robbery this week in her home country.
Andrade (20-6 MMA, 11-4 UFC), the current UFC …read more

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UFC champion Jessica Andrade robbed at gunpoint in Brazil

UFC champion Jessica Andrade went through a scary situation in Niteroi, Brazil, on Thursday morning.
Andrade was driving her a dark gray Honda HRV in Icarai with her wife Fernanda Gomes …read more

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Posted on May 30, 2019, 9:16 pm By
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Max Holloway speculates why Alex Volkanovski didn’t get title shot

When Alex Volkanovski defeated featherweight legend Jose Aldo by decision at UFC 237 in Brazil, many fans expected him to be rewarded with a title shot against reigning champ Max …read more

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Alex Oliveira’s team says fighter is innocent of ex-wife’s assault allegations

Alex Oliveira could be in hot water in Brazil.
The UFC welterweight has been accused of assault in his hometown of Tres Rios, MMA Fighting has confirmed. Oliveira’s ex-wife filed a …read more

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Posted on May 28, 2019, 5:16 pm By
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Jose Aldo’s coach says he “froze” against Alexander Volkanovski

We’ve seen Jose Aldo lose before, but never in the fashion he did when he fought Alexander Volkanovski at UFC 237 earlier this month in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil.
Prior to …read more

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‘Cowboy’ Hit With Allegations Of Domestic Assault

Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) welterweight “Cowboy,” Alex Oliveira, is expected to meet with law enforcement officials on Monday in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, to answer for allegations that he assaulted …read more

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Posted on May 26, 2019, 10:16 pm By
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Alex Oliveira’s Camp Denies Reports Of Being Wanted In Brazil

Alex Oliveira’s team is denying a report that “Cowboy” is wanted by police in Brazil. Brazilian outlet, G1, reported that Oliveira allegedly assaulted his ex-wife and endangered their five-month old …read more

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Posted on May 26, 2019, 8:46 pm By
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