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UFC 'Fight Island' adds Francisco Trinaldo vs. Jai Herbert to July 25 lineup

It’ll be Brazil vs. England on UFC “Fight Island.”
A lightweight fight has been added to the promotion’s July 25 event as Francisco Trinaldo and Jai Herbert have been booked against …read more

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Thiago Santos, Yana Kunitskaya plan on relocating together full time to Florida

Once he’s able to leave Brazil, UFC light heavyweight Thiago Santos plans on moving to the U.S full time.
Santos, alongside his girlfriend, UFC bantamweight Yana Kunitskaya, are currently in Rio …read more

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Eduardo Dantas watched Jose Aldo and Petr Yan train in Brazil — and predicts a second-round KO

Petr Yan training with then-featherweight contender Jose Aldo at Nova Uniao gym in 2016. | Photo via Petr Yan’s Instagram

Petr Yan was a 5-1 bantamweight prospect when he …read more

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Wanderlei Silva leads ‘patriotic’ counter-protest in Brazil

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Wanderlei Silva organized a march to answer to a protest that happened in his home town in Brazil. One day …read more

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Posted on June 5, 2020, 5:46 pm By
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Wanderlei Silva Suffers Broken Foot After Being Hit By Car

Wanderlei Silva is happy to be alive following an accident in Curitiba, Brazil. On Wednesday afternoon (June 3), Silva was riding his bike when he was struck by a car. …read more

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Dana White: UFC books Antonio Rogerio Nogueira vs. Mauricio Rua 3 for July 25

Antonio Rogerio Nogueira vs. Mauricio Rua 3 is back on.
Originally scheduled to take place May 9 in Sao Paulo, Brazil, the event was canceled due to the ongoing coronavirus outbreak. …read more

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Pic: Wand Shows Off Injuries After Getting Hit By A Car

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Wanderlei Silva was recently hospitalized after he was hit by a car in Curitiba, Brazil while he was taking a leisurely stroll in his bicycle. As a result …read more

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Posted on June 5, 2020, 12:46 am By
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Wanderlei Silva Hit by Car While Riding Bike in Brazil, Fractures Foot

Longtime Ultimate Fighting Championship and Pride Fighting Championships legend Wanderlei Silva has been injured after getting hit by a car. …read more

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Wanderlei Silva hit by car while riding bike in Brazil, breaks foot

MMA legend Wanderlei Silva was involved in an accident on Wednesday afternoon in Curitiba, Brazil, when he was hit by a car while riding a bicycle. Silva says that he …read more

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Wanderlei Silva breaks foot in vehicle collision

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Former UFC contender Wanderlei Silva broke a foot during an accident in his home town of Curitiba, Brazil. Former UFC …read more

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Bellator signs TUF Brazil 4 bantamweight veteran Matheus Mattos

Matheus Mattos trains with Bellator stars Patricio and Patricky Pitbull in Natal, Brazil. | Guilherme Cruz, MMA Fighting

Matheus Mattos is the latest member of the Pitbull Brothers team …read more

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Brazil sex hotel wants you to tap out in their MMA-themed room

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Colby Covington and his renowned cardio may want to look into a sponsorship deal. A motel in Brazil is ready to give you romantics an …read more

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Posted on May 27, 2020, 12:16 am By
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Andre Pederneiras tests positive for COVID-19

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Nova Uniao leader Andre Pederneiras caught the coronavirus in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. Nova Uniao’s head coach Andre Pederneiras was not able to escape the …read more

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Andre Pederneiras, coach of Jose Aldo, tests positive for COVID-19

Andre Pederneiras, the coach of Jose Aldo and several other top MMA fighters in Brazil, has tested positive for COVID-19. The 53-year-old Pederneiras is now isolated in his own home …read more

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Flashback Fight: Stipe Miocic face-plants Fabricio Werdum to capture UFC gold

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Stipe Miocic captured the heavyweight title at UFC 198 in 2016 when he upset Fabricio Werdum on home soil in Brazil. The event took place at Arena da …read more

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Posted on May 17, 2020, 7:46 pm By
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