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Jose Aldo Wants Alexander Volkanovski or a Lightweight Bout at UFC 237 in Rio de Janeiro

Former Ultimate Fighting Championship featherweight king Jose Aldo is looking to secure a fight at the next pay-per-view card in Brazil at UFC 237 which takes place on May 11 …read more

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Posted on February 22, 2019, 2:16 pm By
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EXCLUSIVE | Renato Moicano talks Aldo loss, targets Ortega rematch at UFC 237

Renato Moicano was very close to a featherweight title shot. All he needed to do was defeat former UFC featherweight champion Jose Aldo.

Well, as we know, that is a …read more

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Posted on February 19, 2019, 6:16 pm By
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Aldo’s Coach Wants Volkanovski En Route To Final UFC Title Shot

When former UFC featherweight champion Jose Aldo continued his winning ways by knocking off Renato Miocano via TKO at UFC Fortaleza last weekend, streaking 145-pound contender Alexander Volkanovski was quick …read more

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Jose Aldo’s coach wants Aldo vs. Volkanovski at UFC 237

Andre Pederneiras wants his pupil Jose Aldo to return at UFC 237, in Curitiba, Brazil. Jose Aldo and his team intend to follow through on their plant to have three …read more

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Posted on February 8, 2019, 6:46 pm By
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Jose Aldo's manager wants Aldo vs. Alexander Volkanovski at UFC 237

Many fighters have called out Jose Aldo right after his impressive UFC Fortaleza win over Renato Moicano last Saturday, and it appears that Alexander Volkanovski is the frontrunner for the …read more

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Alexander Volkanovski discusses Jose Aldo callout, confident he’s ‘one fight away’ from title shot

MELBOURNE — At UFC 234 media day, Alexander Volkanovski discusses his callout of Jose Aldo, Max Holloway’s trolling of Conor McGregor, his standing in the featherweight division, what’s next, and …read more

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Alex Volkanovski hopes to catch Max Holloway before champ leaves featherweight division

It is expected that reigning UFC featherweight champ Max Holloway will soon move up to the lightweight division. Many believe he has cleared out the division by beating Jose Aldo, …read more

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UFC rankings: Aldo, Moraes take over top contender spots

UFC Fortaleza shook up a couple of divisions rankings-wise. UFC Fortaleza was a feel-good event for longtime fight fans. When veterans like Demian Maia, Jose Aldo, and Charles Oliveira …read more

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Posted on February 6, 2019, 7:16 pm By
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Moicano on Aldo loss: ‘I think the referee stopped it a bit early’

UFC featherweight contender Renato Moicano reflects on his UFC Fortaleza defeat to Jose Aldo. The co-main event of UFC Fortaleza saw Jose Aldo pick up a second-round standing TKO finish …read more

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Renato Moicano protests Jose Aldo stoppage

Last weekend, in the co-main event of the exciting UFC Fortaleza card, streaking featherweight contender Renato Moicano took on one of the toughest challenges of his impressive career as he …read more

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Jose Aldo issued classy apology to Renato Moicano after UFC Fortaleza

Last Saturday night, in the co-main event of UFC Fortaleza, former UFC featherweight champ Jose Aldo stepped into the cage with a fellow Brazilian in Renato Moicano.

Aldo looked every …read more

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Jose Aldo apologized to Renato Moicano for ‘getting in the way of his dreams’

Jose Aldo’s spectacular victory over Renato Moicano on Saturday night at UFC Fortaleza was one of the fight business’s oldest tales: The legend letting the up-and-comer know that he wasn’t …read more

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MMA Squared: Aldo the Destroyer

Like the Hindu god Shiva, a multitude of arms swarmed over Renato Moicano as we watched one of the GOATs do his thing one more time. Jose Aldo has entered …read more

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Rafael dos Anjos calls out McGregor: ‘We have unfinished business’

Rafael dos Anjos has called out Conor McGregor on social media. Shortly after Conor McGregor’s congratulatory tweet towards Jose Aldo, in which the Irishman hinted at a rematch in Brazil, …read more

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Renato Moicano Believes Aldo Fight Was Stopped Prematurely

Renato Moicano believes that his bout against Jose Aldo at UFC Fortaleza was stopped a bit prematurely. In the co-main event of UFC Fortaleza, Renato Moicano battled José Aldo in …read more

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Trading Shots: Is there still time for Jose Aldo to get the credit he deserves?

With a win over a young up-and-comer at UFC on ESPN+ 2, Jose Aldo reminded us that he’s still here and still dangerous. Is there still time for him to …read more

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Posted on February 4, 2019, 12:16 am By
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Jose Aldo: UFC Fortaleza Octagon Interview

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Former two-time featherweight champion Jose Aldo put away Renato Moicano in the UFC Fortaleza co-main event on Saturday in Brazil. Aldo spoke about the win and what’s next …read more

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Conor McGregor Wants to Compete in Brazil After Viewing ‘Amazing Atmosphere’ at UFC Fortaleza

Not all that long ago, Conor McGregor was public enemy No. 1 in Brazil for his pre-fight trash talk and subsequent 13-second knockout of Jose Aldo at UFC 194. …read more

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Max Holloway Pays Respect To Jose Aldo Following UFC On ESPN+ 2

Max Holloway has praised a former opponent, who just so happens to be a featherweight great. Last night (Feb. 2), Jose Aldo took on Renato Moicano in the co-main event …read more

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Max Holloway Praises ‘King of Brazil’ Jose Aldo Following UFC Fortaleza Win

Max Holloway may have Jose Aldo’s number, but he also has nothing but respect for the former featherweight king. …read more

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Posted on February 3, 2019, 6:16 pm By
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As clocks ticks down on Jose Aldo, ex-UFC champ looks vintage

It is a difficult truth that combat sports do not treat elder statesmen with reverence until they are no longer of use. While active, they are often viewed by matchmakers …read more

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Aldo Accepts McGregor’s Request To Fight In Brazil

Who’s ready for Conor McGregor vs. Jose Aldo 2?
The power-punching Irishman was impressed with the energy at the UFC Fight Night 144 mixed martial arts (MMA) event last Sunday night …read more

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Holloway: Aldo is the ‘king of defending champs’

UFC featherweight champion Max Holloway has nothing but words of admiration for Jose Aldo, who secured his straight win over Renato Moicano on Saturday night. Former long-time featherweight champion Jose …read more

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Jose Aldo responds to Conor McGregor, Brian Ortega and more after UFC Fortaleza win

With back-to-back wins under his belt for the first time in over four years, Jose Aldo is once again a major topic of conversation at 145 pounds.
That was evident on …read more

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UFC Fortaleza recap: Aldo scores finish over Moicano

Jose Aldo picked up a second round TKO victory against Renato Moicano in the co-main event of UFC Fortaleza. In the co-main event of UFC Fortaleza, Jose Aldo picked up …read more

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Conor McGregor Wants to Fight in Brazil and Jose Aldo Is More than Happy to Welcome Him

Conor McGregor still dreams of fighting in Brazil one day and former opponent Jose Aldo would gladly serve as the welcoming committee.
That’s the message the former featherweight champion sent to …read more

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Posted on February 3, 2019, 5:46 am By
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Jose Aldo def. Renato Moicano at UFC on ESPN+ 2: Best photos

Check out the best photos from Jose Aldo’s TKO win over Renato Moicano at UFC on ESPN+ 2 at Centro de Formacao Olimpica do Nordeste in Fortaleza, Brazil. (Photos by …read more

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UFC Fortaleza bonuses: Jose Aldo, Marlon Moraes cash in with big wins

Four of Brazil’s best were rewarded for their thrilling finishes on Saturday.
Two-time UFC champion Jose Aldo received a $50,000 Performance of the Night bonus for his second-round TKO of featherweight …read more

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Jose Aldo celebrates in crowd after impressive knockout of Renato Moicano

Before UFC Fight Night: Fortaleza’s main event between Raphael Assuncao and Marlon Moraes, a multitude of undercard fights had major implications. Here’s how it all went down. …read more

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UFC Fortaleza results: Aldo gets second-round TKO of Moicano

Jose Aldo proved he is still among the featherweight elite by turning back a legitimate title contender in Renato Moicano. Jose Aldo vs. Renato Moicano has been touted as a …read more

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Jose Aldo Stops Renato Moicano in UFC Fortaleza Co-Main Event

Former two-times featherweight champion Jose Aldo entered the UFC Fight Night: Assunção vs. Moraes 2 co-main event on Saturday as the underdog despite being ranked higher than his opponent Renato …read more

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Fighters react after Jose Aldo TKO’s Renato Moicano

Former UFC featherweight kingpin Jose Aldo scored a second-round TKO victory over Renato Moicano at tonight’s UFC Fortaleza event.

Aldo was able to catch Moicano with a beautiful counter punch that …read more

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UFC Fortaleza results: Jose Aldo earns thrilling finish of Renato Moicano

The man who defined the featherweight division for years seems determined to finish his career in a final blaze of glory.
Longtime former UFC and WEC featherweight champion Jose Aldo has …read more

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Pros react to Aldo’s TKO of Moicano at UFC Fortaleza

Jose Aldo finished Renato Moicano with a flurry of strikes at UFC Fortaleza. On Twitter, pro fighters praised his performance. Jose Aldo did it in WEC fashion.
After hurting Renato …read more

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Jose Aldo vs. Renato Moicano full fight video highlights

Watch Jose Aldo vs. Renato Moicano full fight video highlights from UFC Fortaleza’s co-main event above, courtesy of ESPN.
UFC Fight Night: Assuncao vs. Moraes 2 took place Feb. 2 at …read more

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UFC Fortaleza Highlights! Aldo Finishes Moicano Via Standing TKO

Former UFC featherweight champion Jose Aldo staved off another hungry contender earlier tonight (Sat., Feb. 2, 2019) at UFC on ESPN+ 2 live on ESPN+ from inside Northeast Olympic Training …read more

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Posted on February 3, 2019, 3:16 am By
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UFC Fortaleza results: Jose Aldo in vintage form, halts Renato Moicano in second

Jose Aldo (28-4 MMA, 10-3 UFC) admits his career is winding to a close, but he’s still just as capable as ever, as he proved against Renato Moicano (13-1-1 MMA, …read more

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UFC Fortaleza video highlights: Aldo finishes Moicano

Make that two straight TKO wins for legendary former UFC featherweight champion Jose Aldo, as he put away Renato Moicano in the UFC Fortaleza co-main event. If 2019 is to …read more

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UFC Fortaleza live blog: Aldo vs. Moicano

This is the UFC Fortaleza live blog for Jose Aldo vs. Renato Moicano, a featherweight bout at Saturday’s UFC event at Centro de Formacao Olimpica do Nordeste in Fortaleza, Brazil.
Aldo, …read more

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UFC Fortaleza Results: Jose Aldo TKO’s Renato Moicano (Video)

A key featherweight bout between former division champion Jose Aldo and surging contender Renato Moicano co-headlined tonight’s UFC Fortaleza event.

Renato Moicano entered tonight’s contest on a two fight win streak, …read more

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Aldo Wants Pettis After UFC Fortaleza, ‘Showtime’ Accepts

Former UFC featherweight champion and all-time great Jose Aldo will try to capture his first two-fight win streak since 2014 when he squares off with streaking contender Renato Moicano later …read more

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Preview! Old School Aldo Vs New School Moicano

For a free seven-day trial of ESPN+ click here. Former Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) 145-pound titleholder, Jose Aldo, will fight once-beaten featherweight sensation, Renato Carneiro, in the UFC Fight Night …read more

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Daniel Cormier Previews UFC Fortaleza: Jose Aldo vs Renato Moicano

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Daniel Cormier previews the co-main event of UFC Fight Night Fortaleza between former featherweight champion Jose Aldo and Renato Moicano.
Aldo is coming off a Performance of the Night …read more

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Jose Aldo wants Pettis, Poirier, or other lightweights for UFC 237, ‘Showtime’ responds

Jose Aldo is open to a lightweight debut immediately after his bout this weekend. Jose Aldo is fighting Renato Moicano this weekend, but has already spoken about his immediate future. …read more

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Anthony Pettis accepts Jose Aldo’s challenge

There was once a time in the MMA history books where Jose Aldo vs Anthony Pettis was a fantasy fight being made into reality. However, it wasn’t meant to be. …read more

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Diggin’ Deep on UFC Fortaleza - Main card preview

Get the scoop on the main card action for UFC Fortaleza, featuring former featherweight kingpin Jose Aldo and grappling expert Demian Maia in action. While I find the showdown between …read more

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Jose Aldo calls for fight with Anthony Pettis

This weekend, in the co-main event of UFC Fortaleza on ESPN+, former featherweight champ Jose Aldo will battle surging contender Renato Moicano.

Speaking at Thursday’s UFC Fortaleza media day, Jose …read more

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With Cerrone eyeing McGregor, Aldo suggests lightweight bout with Pettis for UFC 237

FORTALEZA, BrazilJose Aldo and Anthony Pettis came close to fighting in the past, and the Brazilian is still open to the idea.
The former UFC featherweight champion was slated …read more

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UFC on ESPN+ 2 breakdown: Jose Aldo vs. Renato Moicano is pretty much a pick 'em

MMAjunkie Radio co-host and MMAjunkie contributor Dan Tom breaks down the UFC’s top bouts. Today, we look at the co-main event for UFC on ESPN+ 2.
UFC on ESPN+ 2 takes …read more

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UFC ‘Fortaleza’ Clash: Aldo Vs. Moicano!

Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) Featherweight combatants Jose Aldo and Renato Moicano will go to war this Saturday (Feb. 2, 2019) at UFC Fight Night 144 (watch on ESPN+ here) from …read more

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Jose Aldo 'very sad' about idea of not retiring as UFC champion, but still very happy with career

FORTALEZA, BrazilJose Aldo has always been open about two things: He wanted to retire from MMA while still relatively young, and he wanted to be UFC champion when …read more

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Posted on January 31, 2019, 8:46 pm By
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Renato Moicano will feel like a ‘foreigner’ against Jose Aldo at UFC Fortaleza

FORTALEZA, BrazilRenato Moicano explains why he won’t actually feel like he’s fighting in his home country against Jose Aldo at UFC Fortaleza, whether or not he thinks the …read more

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Aldo: It’s Tough To Not Be UFC Fortaleza Main Event

Former Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) 145-pound titleholder, Jose Aldo, is still considered the greatest featherweight champion of all time (even by this guy), so it was a bit surprising to …read more

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Aldo: ‘It’s tough to see me in the in the co-main event’

Former featherweight champion Jose Aldo explains why he is not headlining this weekend’s card in Fortaleza, Brazil. This Saturday’s fight card in Fortaleza, Brazil marks just the third time Jose …read more

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Okamoto: My five favorite Jose Aldo moments

Jose Aldo is arguably the best featherweight in MMA history. Just days ahead of his co-main event fight with Renato Moicano, ESPN’s Brett Okamoto relives his favorite moments of Aldo’s …read more

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Moicano calls Jose Aldo fight ‘a dream come true’

Renato Moicano feels privileged for being able to fight one of his idols at UFC Fortaleza. One half of UFC Fortaleza’s co-main event, Renato Moicano is ecstatic to share the …read more

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Jose Aldo explains why he’s not headlining UFC Fortaleza against Renato Moicano

RIO DE JANEIRO, Brazil — The UFC booked Raphael Assuncao vs. Marlon Moraes as the main event of UFC Fortaleza on Feb. 2, but was willing to change plans.
The …read more

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Jose Aldo Explains Why He No Longer Wants To Pursue UFC Gold

It looks like former UFC featherweight champion Jose Aldo is done pursuing UFC gold. The 32-year-old recently admitted that his fighting days are winding down. He plans to fight three …read more

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Posted on January 30, 2019, 2:16 am By
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Aldo doesn’t want to pursue UFC title anymore

Former WEC and UFC featherweight champion Jose Aldo feels like he’s getting close to calling it a career. Former UFC featherweight champion Jose Aldo could be done with fighting in …read more

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Posted on January 29, 2019, 10:46 pm By
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Everyone Will Know Moicano Soon Enough

Unless your name is Conor McGregor or Max Holloway, everyone plays second fiddle to the former, longtime Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) Featherweight champion, Jose Aldo.
Despite wrecking shop for the …read more

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EXCLUSIVE | For Renato Moicano, fighting Jose Aldo ‘means everything’

Renato Moicano is a rising star in the UFC’s featherweight division. He’s been with the UFC since 2014 and has gone 5-1 during that time with this only loss coming …read more

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Posted on January 27, 2019, 3:16 pm By
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UFC on ESPN+ packs contenders, ex-champs into February

Former champions Jose Aldo and Renan Barao and rising contenders Raphael Assuncao, Marlon Moraes and Petr Yan are among those fighters in UFC action on ESPN+ in February. …read more

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Jose Aldo reacts to underdog status against Renato Moicano

Former UFC featherweight champion Jose Aldo is slated to return to the cage on February 2, where he will battle surging featherweight contender Renato Moicano in a high-stakes showdown.

Despite …read more

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Aldo Doesn’t Give A S—t About ‘Moicano’ Odds

Former Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) featherweight champion, Jose Aldo, is looking to do something he hasn’t done in almost five years when he battles Renato Carneiro at the upcoming UFC …read more

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Aldo on being underdog vs. Moicano: ‘I don’t give a sh-t’

Former featherweight champion Jose Aldo is not worried about being the underdog at UFC Fortaleza. The most dominant featherweight champion in UFC history is not worried about being the underdog. …read more

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Posted on January 22, 2019, 11:16 pm By
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Level Change Podcast 03: UFC Brooklyn picks, Aldo’s retirement plans

Episode 03 discussion on Jose Aldo’s retirement plans, BJ Penn’s lack of retirement plans and a breakdown of seven select fights from UFC Brooklyn. Welcome to the Level Change Podcast, …read more

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Jose Aldo: I want three fights in Brazil this year, then I’ll retire

Jose Aldo plans to fight three times in 2019 then retire from MMA for good. Former longtime UFC featherweight champion Jose Aldo has outlined his plans for 2019. Get through …read more

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Posted on January 18, 2019, 12:16 am By
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Jose Aldo Plans To Retire in 2019, Hopes To Fight In Brazil Three Times This Year

Former Ultimate Fighting Championship and World Extreme Cagefighting featherweight king Jose Aldo plans to hang up his gloves at the end of 2019, ending a hugely successful 15-year career. …read more

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Jose Aldo’s plan for 2019: Fight three times in Brazil and retire from MMA

RIO DE JANEIRO, BrazilJose Aldo is one of the greatest athletes to ever step a foot inside the Octagon, and it seems that 2019 will be his last …read more

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Posted on January 16, 2019, 8:16 pm By
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Renato Moicano has sights firmly on ex-champ Jose Aldo, but 'I am the guy to beat Max Holloway'

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When Renato Moicano was finally offered the fight he’d been asking for, against Jose Aldo, he thought he’d have …read more

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Renato Moicano Talks Jose Aldo Matchup, Why He Missed Weight at UFC 231 & More

Renato Moicano won’t be fighting for the featherweight title next but he does get to square off with a former champion when he faces Jose Aldo at UFC on ESPN+ …read more

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Posted on January 11, 2019, 6:46 pm By
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Dana White: ‘You Don’t Say No To Jose Aldo’

Why work for 25 minutes when you only need to show up for 15?
I guess that’s what Jose Aldo was thinking when promotion president, Dana White, asked him to headline …read more

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Posted on January 4, 2019, 12:16 am By
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Dana White wanted Jose Aldo to headline UFC on ESPN+ 2, but ex-champ 'didn't want' five rounds

UFC President Dana White was hoping to have Jose Aldo headline the organization’s first Brazil card in the ESPN era. Unfortunately, the longtime ex-champ wasn’t into it.
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