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On the Rise: Buenos Aires Edition

Poliana Botelho of Brazil kicks Pearl Gonzalez in their womens strawweight bout during the UFC 216 event inside T-Mobile Arena on October 7, 2017 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by …read more

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Jacare stops Weidman; Cannonier, Adesanya make statements

Ronaldo Souza of Brazil punches Chris Weidman in their middleweight bout during the UFC 230 event inside Madison Square Garden on November 3, 2018 in New York, New York. (Photo …read more

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Kelleher expects to reflect one day on the honor of fighting at MSG

After fighting three of his five UFC bouts against fine folks from Brazil, with two of those matchups taking place in the South American MMA hotbed, Brian Kelleher is back …read more

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Posted on October 31, 2018, 5:16 am By
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Souza Is Focused On Making The Most Of This Opportunity

Ronaldo Souza of Brazil kicks Derek Brunson in their middleweight bout during a UFC Fight Night event at Spectrum Center on January 27, 2018 in Charlotte, North Carolina. (Photo by …read more

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UFC’s Raulian Paiva considered retirement after girlfriend’s tragic death

Raulian Paiva scored the biggest win of his career last November, submitting UFC veteran Iliarde Santos in Brazil. Nine months later, he entered the Octagon to compete on the Brazilian …read more

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Posted on October 30, 2018, 7:16 pm By
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Girlfriend of UFC fighter Raulian Paiva dies six days after being struck by a car in Brazil

Tieli Alves, girlfriend of UFC lightweight Raulian Paiva, died six days after the couple was struck by a car in Santana, Brazil, on Oct. 21.
Alves remained in coma for days …read more

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Posted on October 28, 2018, 2:16 pm By
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Feature: Why are MMA fighters endorsing Brazil’s far-right presidential candidate?

Karim Zidan delves into the ongoing election in Brazil to explain why notable MMA fighters have endorsed far-right candidate Jair Bolsonaro. On September 2, 2017, budding contender Darren …read more

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Posted on October 24, 2018, 4:46 pm By
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New UFC signing hurt, girlfriend in coma after being hit by car

Flyweight Raulian Paiva and his girlfriend were hit by a car after leaving a night club in Santana, Brazil. Newly signed with the UFC, flyweight Raulian Paiva and his girlfriend, …read more

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Posted on October 23, 2018, 3:16 pm By
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UFC fighter Raulian Paiva injured, girlfriend in coma after being struck by a car in Brazil

UFC flyweight Raulian Paiva and his girlfriend Tielly Alves were injured after being struck by a car while riding a motorcycle in Santana, Brazil on Sunday morning, and Alves remains …read more

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UFC Set To Return To Fortaleza, Brazil This February

Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) is headed back to Fortaleza, Brazil, on Feb. 2 for a Fight Night event, per MMA Fighting’s confirmation of an original report by Combate.
While UFC has …read more

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Posted on October 21, 2018, 4:17 pm By
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UFC returns to Brazil for February card in Fortaleza

The UFC is headed to Brazil in February. The UFC is getting to work on its event schedule for 2019, and now we know when and where its first trip …read more

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Posted on October 21, 2018, 1:16 pm By
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UFC returns to Fortaleza, Brazil in February

The Octagon will make its next trip to Brazil on Feb. 2 for a Fight Night event in Fortaleza, MMA Fighting has confirmed following a report by Combate.
UFC executive David …read more

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Posted on October 20, 2018, 3:16 am By
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‘New’ Rafael Carvalho to welcome Lyoto Machida with ‘utmost cruelty’ at Bellator 213

RIO DE JANEIRO, BrazilRafael Carvalho saw in Lyoto Machida the perfect opportunity to bounce back into the title picture after losing the Bellator middleweight gold to Gegard Mousasi, …read more

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MMA fighter avoids serious injury despite shocking hematoma in TKO loss

Brazilian atomweight Janaina Soares lost her professional mixed martial arts debut recently in Itaborai, Brazil, and a photo of her face went viral online days later.
Soares, who had previous experience …read more

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Posted on October 15, 2018, 2:16 pm By
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Anthony Smith's Fab Five

Anthony Smith punches Mauricio Rua of Brazil in their light heavyweight bout during the UFC Fight Night at Barclaycard Arena on July 22, 2018 in Hamburg, Germany. (Photo by Jeff …read more

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EXCLUSIVE | Eryk Anders announces he ‘got a new contract’ by taking short-notice Thiago Santos fight

Eryk Anders has had a busy year.
The middleweight fought Lyoto Machida in the main event of UFC Fight Night 125 in Brazil in February. He then fought Tim Williams at …read more

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Midnight Mania! Four Reasons Khabib’s Stand Is Coolest Moment to Date

Bringing you the weird and wild from the world of MMA each and every weeknight Welcome to Midnight Mania!
Khabib Nurmagomedov once wore a shirt into Brazil that said “If Sambo …read more

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Posted on October 12, 2018, 4:46 am By
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Wanderlei Silva Comes Up Short In Brazilian Political Aspirations

Wanderlei Silva came up short in his political aspirations in his home country of Brazil. Just over a week after being defeated by Quinton “Rampage” Jackson at Bellator 206, Silva …read more

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Posted on October 9, 2018, 3:16 pm By
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Wanderlei Silva comes up short at 2018 Brazil elections

“The Axe Murdered” suffered another tough loss.
Eight days after a second-round TKO defeat to longtime rival Quinton “Rampage” Jackson at Bellator 206 in San Jose, Wanderlei Silva failed in his …read more

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Vicente Luque wants to honor late former manager Glenn Robinson at UFC 229

LAS VEGAS — Vicente Luque didn’t have the most impressive record back in 2014. He was 7-4-1 on the regional MMA scene in Brazil and not thought of as a …read more

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Dana White: UFC Discussed Booking Conor McGregor In Brazil Before Bus Incident

Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) president Dana White claims the promotion was discussing booking Conor McGregor for a bout in Brazil. McGregor got into some trouble with the law earlier this …read more

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Dana White: UFC was discussing Conor McGregor fight in Brazil before bus incident

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Had Conor McGregor not gone slightly haywire back in April, who knows what the UFC’s lightweight landscape …read more

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Sergio Moraes open to fight with Demian Maia following UFC Sao Paulo win

SAO PAULO, BrazilSergio Moraes is interested in facing another jiu-jitsu specialist in the Octagon.
The three-time jiu-jitsu world champion as a black belt took on Ben Saunders in the …read more

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Francisco Trinaldo almost pulled out of UFC fight with Evan Dunham

SAO PAULO, BrazilFrancisco Trinaldo scored a devastating knockout over Evan Dunham at UFC Sao Paulo on Saturday night, but it came after he nearly out of the bout …read more

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Elizeu Zaleski calls out Robbie Lawler after vicious KO win at UFC Sao Paulo

SAO PAULO, Brazil — Winner of six in a row, Elizeu Zaleski expects some recognition from the UFC.
Moments after scoring a vicious knockout over Luigi Vendramini at Saturday night at …read more

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UFC to bring three events to Brazil for fourth straight year in 2019

The UFC is content with the number of events it’s bringing to Brazil.
Following last weekend’s UFC Fight Night 137 event from Ibirapuera Gymnasium in Sao Paulo, UFC senior vice president …read more

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Souza Calls Her Shots After An Impressive UFC Debut

Livinha Souza of Brazil celebrates after submitting Alex Chambers of Australia in their women’s strawweight bout during the UFC Fight Night event at Ibirapuera Gymnasium on September 22, 2018 in …read more

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Charles Oliveira says he’s a ‘legend’ after breaking Royce Gracie’s UFC record

SAO PAULO, Brazil — Charles Oliveira had a perfect night at UFC Sao Paulo.
The 28-year-old lightweight submitted Christos Giagos at the Ibirapuera gymnasium Saturday night, breaking Royce Gracie’s record for …read more

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Fight Night Sao Paulo: The Scorecard

Saturday’s UFC Sao Paulo event is in the books, and now that the dust has settled in Brazil, it’s time to go to the scorecard to see who the big …read more

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Posted on September 25, 2018, 12:16 pm By
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Francisco Trinaldo Tried To Cancel UFC Sao Paulo Fight Due To Tooth Pain

It was a glorious past weekend in Brazil for longtime UFC lightweight competitor Francisco Trinaldo. Trilando picked up a big knockout win to end Evan Dunham’s career at UFC Sao …read more

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Augusto Sakai thanks referee for late stoppage vs. Chase Sherman: ‘He deserved that beating in the end’

SAO PAULO, BrazilAugusto Sakai made the best of his UFC debut.
Taking on experienced UFC heavyweight Chase Sherman Saturday night at UFC Sao Paulo, Sakai went for a brawl …read more

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Matches To Make For ‘Sao Paulo’ Main Card Winners

Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) was back at it again, as the world’s leading mixed martial arts (MMA) organization invaded Sao Paulo, Brazil to stage UFC Fight Night 137, which aired …read more

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Posted on September 24, 2018, 8:16 pm By
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Santos is a true wildcard at 205

Zane Simon & Eddie Mercado are back to recap this week’s UFC event in Sao Paulo, Brazil. With hot takes, possible next fights, and results from the main and co-main …read more

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Posted on September 24, 2018, 8:16 pm By
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Thales Leites discusses why he knew it was the right time to retire

SAO PAULO, BrazilThales Leites speaks with the media backstage at UFC Sao Paulo on why he knew it was the right time to retire following his unanimous decision …read more

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Posted on September 24, 2018, 3:16 pm By
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Is It Time For Hector Lombard To Retire?

Another weekend of fisticuffs has come and gone as UFC Fight Night 137 blew the roof off Ibirapuera Gymnasium last Saturday night (Sept. 22, 2018) in Sao Paulo, Brazil.
Plenty of …read more

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Evan Dunham says he has no intention of returning to MMA

SAO PAULO, BrazilEvan Dunham reveals why he chose to retire at UFC Sao Paulo, the highest points from his career, listening to his body and life after fighting. …read more

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Posted on September 24, 2018, 12:16 am By
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Andre Ewell says he’d finish Renan Barao in the first round if they met again

SAO PAULO, Brazil — After his win at UFC Sao Paulo, Andre Ewell discusses the victory over Renan Barao, possibly breaking his hand in the fight, why he thinks he’d …read more

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UFC Sao Paulo: Fights to make

All the best, most interesting, and unashamedly coolest fights the UFC needs to book following their latest event in Sao Paulo, Brazil. UFC Sao Paulo quite nicely exceeded expectations. A …read more

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Posted on September 23, 2018, 9:46 pm By
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Ref Responds To Critics Of UFC Sao Paulo Main Event

UFC Fight Night 137 from Sao Paulo, Brazil ended on a pretty intense note. Headliners Thiago Silva and Eryk Anders fought hard until the third round bell sounded, followed by …read more

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UFC Sao Paulo Bonuses & Attendance Revealed

The UFC Sao Paulo bonuses and attendance have been released. Last night (Sept. 22), UFC Sao Paulo took place inside the Ginasio do Ibirapuera in Sao Paulo, Brazil. Headlining the …read more

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Posted on September 23, 2018, 2:16 pm By
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What Happened Last Night?!?!?!?

Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) made its presence known in Sao Paulo, Brazil, last night (Sept. 22, 2018) with UFC Fight Night 137. Originally headlined by a pair of old Light …read more

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Posted on September 23, 2018, 2:16 pm By
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Biggest Winners, Loser From ‘UFC Sao Paulo’

Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) was back at it again, as the world’s leading mixed martial arts (MMA) organization invaded Sao Paulo, Brazil to stage UFC Fight Night 137, which aired …read more

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Posted on September 23, 2018, 11:16 am By
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UFC Sao Paulo Post-Fight Press Conference Video

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Watch the UFC Fight Night 137: Santos vs. Anders post-fight press conference, which took place following Saturday’s event in Sao Paulo, Brazil. Several of the night’s key fighters …read more

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Posted on September 23, 2018, 6:46 am By
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Sao Paulo Bonuses! Oliveira’s Record-Breaking Submission Leads $50K Winners

It all went down last night (Sat., Sept. 22, 2018) at UFC Fight Night 137 live on FOX Sports 1 from inside Ibirapuera Gymnasium in Sao Paulo, Brazil, as Thiago …read more

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UFC Sao Paulo bonuses: Charles Oliveira scores big with submission win

Check out our breakdown of the post-fight bonuses from UFC Fight Night: Santos vs. Anders from Sao Paulo, Brazil. Ginasio do Ibirapuera in Sao Paulo, Brazil, was home to a …read more

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UFC Sao Paulo Results: Santos Stops Anders In Brazil

The UFC was back in Sao Paulo, Brazil last night (Sat. September 22, 2018) from the Ginásio do Ibirapuera. The card has seen several changes to its main event over …read more

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Posted on September 23, 2018, 5:16 am By
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UFC Sao Paulo results: Newcomer Andre Ewell struggles early but takes split from Renan Barao

Andre Ewell (14-4 MMA, 1-0 UFC) traveled to Brazil for his UFC debut, faced a former champion who badly missed weight, but still found a way to take home a …read more

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Posted on September 23, 2018, 4:16 am By
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LIVE! Watch UFC Sao Paulo Post-Fight Presser Here!

As soon as UFC Fight Night 137 wraps up later tonight (Sat., Sept. 22, 2018) live on FOX Sports 1 from inside Ibirapuera Gymnasium in Sao Paulo, Brazil, fight fans …read more

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UFC Fight Night 137 Results: Randa Markos and Marina Rodriguez battle to a majority draw

A women’s strawweight bout between Randa Markos and Marina Rodriguez kicked off tonight’s UFC Fight Night 137 main card from Sao Paulo, Brazil.
The fight proved to be an absolute thriller …read more

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UFC Fight Night 137 Results: Augusto Sakai TKO’s Chase Sherman (VIDEO)

A heavyweight bout between Augusto Sakai and Chase Sherman took place on tonight’s UFC Fight Night 137 prelims from Sao Paulo, Brazil.
Chase Sherman enters tonight’s contest on a two fight …read more

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UFC Fight Night 137 Results: Elizeu Zaleski dos Santos KO’s Luigi Vendramini (VIDEO)

A welterweight scrap between Elizeu Zaleski dos Santos and Luigi Vendramini served as the second bout of tonight’s UFC Fight Night 137 event in Sao Paulo, Brazil.
In the second round, …read more

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UFC Fight Night: Santos vs. Anders live results, discussion, PBP

Live, blow-by-blow updates for today’s UFC event in Sao Paulo, Brazil which is headlined by a light heavyweight bout between Eryk Anders and Thiago Santos. Join us today on …read more

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Watch the UFC Sao Paulo Post-Fight Press Conference Following the Fights

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Tune in to MMAWeekly.com following UFC Fight Night 137: Santos vs. Anders for the post-fight press conference in Sao Paulo, Brazil.
TRENDING > Joanna Jedrzejczyk Faces Valentina Shevchenko …read more

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Posted on September 22, 2018, 10:16 pm By
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Alex Oliveira believes he will become UFC champion in 2019

SAO PAULO, BrazilAlex Oliveira was looking forward to the opportunity of punching Neil Magny in the face at UFC Sao Paulo, but now he’ll have to wait a …read more

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Even with past as Invicta FC champ, Livia Souza sees UFC career as new beginning in MMA

SAO PAULO, BrazilLivia Souza is one of the latest former Invicta FC champions to make the move to the UFC, but it took a while before she was …read more

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How To Watch ‘Santos Vs. Anders’ Tonight!

It all goes down later tonight (Sat., Sept. 22, 2018) at UFC Fight Night 137 live on FOX Sports 1 from inside Ibirapuera Gymnasium in Sao Paulo, Brazil, when middleweight …read more

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UFC Sao Paulo Live Results: Santos vs. Anders

The UFC is back in Sao Paulo, Brazil tonight (Sat. September 22, 2018) from the Ginásio do Ibirapuera. The card has seen several changes to its main event over the …read more

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Posted on September 22, 2018, 5:46 pm By
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Video: Jimmy Smith breaks down UFC Sao Paulo

SAO PAULO, BrazilUFC commentator Jimmy Smith takes a closer look at the biggest fights at UFC Sao Paulo on Saturday night. …read more

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Posted on September 22, 2018, 5:16 pm By
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UFC ‘Sao Paulo’ Clash: Santos Vs. Anders!

Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) Light Heavyweight hitters Thiago Santos and Eryk Anders clash TONIGHT (Sept. 22, 2018) at UFC Fight Night 137 inside Ginasio do Ibirapuera in Sao Paulo, Brazil.
Santos …read more

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Check Out Last-Minute Betting Odds For UFC Sao Paulo

The last-minute UFC Sao Paulo betting odds are in. Tonight (Sept. 22), UFC Sao Paulo will be held inside the Ginasio do Ibirapuera in Sao Paulo, Brazil. In the main …read more

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Trinaldo honored to be Dunham’s final fight, hell-bent on earning Kevin Lee rematch

SAO PAULO, BrazilFrancisco Trinaldo is close to turning 40 years old, but he has no intention of slowing down.
A longtime veteran of the sport, “Massaranduba” has racked up …read more

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Andre Ewell talks being almost homeless before UFC deal, battle to reunite with son

SAO PAULO, BrazilMMA bantamweight Andre Ewell discusses being homeless before signing with the UFC to fight Renan Barao in Brazil, his battle to be reunited with his son, …read more

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UFC ‘Sao Paulo’ Start Time, TV Schedule, Who Is Fighting Today!

Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) is right back at it again as the world’s leading mixed martial arts (MMA) promotion returns to Sao Paulo, Brazil, with UFC Fight Night 137, which …read more

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Posted on September 22, 2018, 3:16 pm By
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UFC Sao Paulo: Get to know Mayra Bueno ahead of her promotional debut

UFC newcomer Mayra Bueno makes her promotional debut Saturday in her home country of Brazil.
Ahead of Bueno’s (4-0 MMA, 0-0 UFC) flyweight fight on the UFC Fight Night 137 prelims …read more

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Posted on September 22, 2018, 2:46 pm By
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Undefeated Luigi Vendramini Confident Heading Into UFC Debut in Sao Paulo

Since making his pro debut in April of 2016, lightweight prospect Luigi Vendramini has proven to be someone to watch in his native Brazil.
In seven bouts, Vendramini is undefeated with …read more

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UFC Sao Paulo fighters react to Jon Jones’ USADA suspension

SAO PAULO, Brazil — Former UFC light heavyweight champion Jon Jones will be eligible to return to the Octagon on Oct 28, and fellow fighters reacted to his 15-month suspension …read more

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Posted on September 22, 2018, 1:46 pm By
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Charles Oliveira’s goal at UFC Sao Paulo: Break Royce Gracie’s all-time submission record

SAO PAULO, BrazilCharles Oliveira wants to make history in Sao Paulo.
Fighting in his home state for the first time in a decade, taking on Christos Giagos at Saturday’s …read more

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Fight Night Sao Paulo Official Weigh-In Results

The UFC returns Saturday to Sao Paulo, Brazil. Fight Night Sao Paulo features 14 bouts headlined by the five-round light heavyweight showdown between Thiago Santos and Eryk Anders. Alex Oliveira …read more

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UFC Sao Paulo: Get to know unbeaten Brazilian newcomer Marina Rodriguez

UFC newcomer Marina Rodriguez makes her promotional debut Saturday in her home country of Brazil.
Ahead of Rodriguez’s (11-0 MMA, 0-0 UFC) strawweight bout to open up the UFC Fight Night …read more

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Sergio Moraes out to test Ben Saunders’ chin at UFC Sao Paulo

SAO PAULO, Brazil — “The Panther” wants an exciting fight in the Octagon.
Back to action almost eight months after a controversial split decision win over Tim Means at UFC Belem, …read more

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UFC Sao Paulo results: Santos vs. Anders

MMA Fighting has UFC Sao Paulo results for the Santos vs. Anders event Sept. 22 at the Ginásio do Ibirapuera in Sao Paulo, Brazil.
In the main event, Thiago Santos will …read more

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After six-fight Bellator run, Augusto Sakai enters the UFC a different fighter

SAO PAULO, BrazilAugusto Sakai didn’t even have time to celebrate. Less than two months after inking a deal with the UFC, the heavyweight will make his promotional debut …read more

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Posted on September 22, 2018, 3:16 am By
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UFC Sao Paulo live results, PBP, analysis, highlights, more

Bloody Elbow has extensive fight night and post-fight coverage of UFC Fight Night: Santos vs. Anders in Sao Paulo, Brazil on Saturday, September 22nd. The main event is a light …read more

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Posted on September 22, 2018, 2:16 am By
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UFC Sao Paulo’s Sam Alvey explains why he loves to fight all over the world

SAO PAULO, Brazil — A “black belt in sudoku”, Sam Alvey breaks down his UFC Sao Paulo fight with Antonio Rogerio Nogueira, whether or not he expected “Minotouro” to make …read more

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UFC Fight Night: Santos vs. Anders staff picks and predictions

The Bloody Elbow staff makes its picks and predictions for UFC Fight Night: Santos vs. Anders, set for September 22nd in Sao Paulo, Brazil. The Bloody Elbow staff has made …read more

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UFC Sao Paulo: Santos vs. Anders Ceremonial Weigh-in Video

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Watch the UFC Fight Night 137 Ceremonial Weigh-in, as the athletes stepped on the scale to make Saturday’s bouts in Sao Paulo, Brazil, official.
TRENDING > Brock Lesnar Returns …read more

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Vendramini Ready To Make The Most Of His UFC Debut

Luigi Vendramini of Brazil poses for a portrait during a UFC photo session on September 19, 2018 in Sao Paulo, Brazil. (Photo by Buda Mendes/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)” align=”center” …read more

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UFC ‘Sao Paulo’ New Blood!

The injury bug has done a number on UFC Fight Night 137 this Saturday (Sept. 22, 2018), which takes place inside Ibirapuera Gymnasium in Sao Paulo, Brazil, making a card …read more

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9 reasons to watch UFC Fight Night 137, including two retirement fights in Brazil

The UFC is in Brazil for Saturday’s UFC Fight Night 137 fight card.
The main event for the promotion’s seventh trip to Sao Paulo went through some changes due to injuries. …read more

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Jimi Manuwa thinks Jon Jones’ 15-month suspension gives USADA a black eye

SAO PAULO, BrazilJimi Manuwa was forced out of the UFC Sao Paulo main event with a leg injury, and sat down with MMA Fighting in Brazil to explain …read more

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Eryk Anders loves Brazil, loves 'Marreta' Santos matchup, so short-notice bout is 'perfect for me'

SAO PAULO – The first time Eryk Anders headlined a UFC event in Brazil, against former champion Lyoto Machida, he was on the losing end of a decision that he …read more

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Watch the UFC Sao Paulo Ceremonial Weigh-in, Live at 5 pm ET

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Watch as the UFC Fight Night 137 athletes step on the scale at Friday’s ceremonial weigh-in to make Saturday’s bouts in Sao Paulo, Brazil, official. The weigh-in is …read more

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Posted on September 21, 2018, 4:16 pm By
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Renan Barao misses weight by more than five pounds for UFC Sao Paulo

SAO PAULO, BrazilRenan Barao has badly missed weight for his UFC Sao Paulo fight with Andre Ewell.
The former UFC bantamweight champion stepped on the scale Friday morning and …read more

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UFC Sao Paulo weigh in results: Headliners on point, Renan Barao misses by large margin

Tomorrow night, the UFC will promote its latest show in Sao Paulo, Brazil. Although this UFC Sao Paulo card has been absolutely shellacked by injuries and fight cancellations, it’s still …read more

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Video: UFC Sao Paulo: Santos vs Anders official early weigh-ins live stream

Watch the early weigh-ins for Saturday’s UFC card in Brazil. The UFC is hosting an event in Sao Paulo, Brazil with the card headlined by a light heavyweight bout …read more

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Posted on September 21, 2018, 1:46 pm By
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