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Gilbert Burns On Tony Kelley’s Brazil Comments: “Man Up & Apologize”

Gilbert Burns isn’t happy with how UFC bantamweight Tony Kelley has handled the aftermath of his controversial remarks about Brazil.

While he cornered his teammate Andrea Lee at UFC Vegas 54 …read more

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Posted on May 22, 2022, 6:16 pm By
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UFC Vegas 55 Results: Holm vs. Vieira

Holly Holm and Ketlen Vieira of Brazil face off during the UFC weigh-in at UFC APEX on May 20, 2022 in Las Vegas, Nevada. | Photo by Chris Unger/Zuffa LLC
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Posted on May 21, 2022, 4:16 am By
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Rafael dos Anjos: ‘Islam Makhachev is a p****,’ hopes to jump over him to fight Charles Oliveira in Brazil

Renato Moicano and Rafael dos Anjos | Photo by Chris Unger/Zuffa LLC

Rafael dos Anjos has moved on from his proposed fight against Islam Makhachev, …read more

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Suspect Arrested In Connection To Death Of Brazilian MMA Fighter

A new suspect has been arrested in connection with the death of a female MMA fighter last February in Brazil.

The body of Michelle Caroline Chinol was originally found inside the …read more

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The man that beat the man that beat the man: Jungle Fight champ Ottoni believes ‘son’ Pereira loses to ‘grandson’ Adesanya

Quemuel Ottoni (left) defeated Alex Pereira (right) in a 2015 fight in Brazil. | Leonardo Fabri, Jungle Fight

Few things spark more heated debates in …read more

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Tony Kelley Responds To Critics Of Brazil Comments, Cites Cancel Culture

UFC fighter Tony Kelley has addressed his controversial remarks aimed at Brazil that were caught on the UFC Vegas 54 broadcast on Saturday.

Kelley was at the UFC Apex to corner …read more

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Posted on May 15, 2022, 5:16 pm By
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Openly gay fighter ‘Golden Princess’ battles stigma, carries pride flag ahead of title defense in Brazil

Washington Duarte returns to MMA Saturday in Brazil. | Photo via Washington Duarte

Washington Duarte became the first openly gay man to come out during …read more

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Posted on May 14, 2022, 8:16 pm By
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Charles Oliveira: Islam Makhachev must get past Beneil Dariush to earn title shot, targets December fight in Brazil

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Charles Oliveira wants some time off after making short work of Justin Gaethje at UFC 274, enough time for the …read more

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Only Man to Defeat Alex Pereira in MMA Sends Message After Winning Jungle Fight Belt

Quemuel Ottoni, the only man to defeat Alex Pereira thus far in his short MMA career, captured the Jungle Fight welterweight crown this past Sunday in Sao Paulo, Brazil. …read more

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Posted on May 3, 2022, 5:16 pm By
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Grappling Report: Demian Maia submits Alex Oliveira

A rundown of the biggest headlines and news from the world of competitive grappling. The biggest grappling promotion in Brazil has returned and BJJ Stars 8 continued the organization’s trend …read more

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Posted on May 1, 2022, 2:46 pm By
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BJJ Stars 8: Mica Galvao beats world champs Lo, Hulk; Maia wins BJJ return

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18 year old Mica Galvao wins stacked middleweight GP In São Paulo One of the biggest professional jiu-jitsu shows in Brazil returned on …read more

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Posted on May 1, 2022, 7:16 am By
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‘Promise made promise kept’: Dustin Poirier donates $20,000 to Charles Oliveira’s project in Brazil

Dustin Poirier | Photo via The Good Fight Foundation’s Instagram

Dustin Poirier came through with his promise and donated $20,000 to Charles Oliveira Institute, a …read more

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UFC Middleweight André Muniz Unhurt In Fatal Bus Crash

UFC middleweight André Muniz has luckily made it out of a fatal bus crash unharmed.

While riding a bus in his native Brazil last Sunday, a car collided with the …read more

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Posted on April 27, 2022, 5:46 pm By
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A walking miracle: Rudson Caliocane returns to MMA 30 months after post-fight brainstem hemorrhage

Rudson Caliocane had to vacate his Titan FC bantamweight title after a health scare in Brazil. | Photo via BFS

Rudson Caliocane’s life was nearly …read more

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Posted on April 23, 2022, 7:16 pm By
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Caio Borralho vows to prove he’s ‘new face of Brazilian MMA’ in UFC Vegas 51 co-main event debut

Caio Borralho won the Future MMA middleweight belt in Brazil before signing with the UFC. | Marcos Santos, Future MMA

Caio Borralho vs. Gadzhi Omargadzhiev …read more

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Grappling Report: Demian Maia returns to grappling to headline BJJ Stars 8

A rundown of the biggest headlines and news from the world of competitive grappling. BJJ Stars has quickly established itself as the premier Jiu-Jitsu promotion in Brazil and the organization …read more

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Posted on April 10, 2022, 4:16 pm By
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UFC 273 Embedded, Episode 3: ‘We’ve come to take over this city’

On the third episode of UFC 273 Embedded, champ Aljamain Sterling shows his old stomping grounds. Gilbert Burns gets coached from Brazil. ‘The Korean Zombie’ Chan Sung Jung embraces fight …read more

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Demian Maia set to grapple UFC welterweight Alex Oliveira in Brazil

Demian Maia won a decision over Jorge Masvidal at UFC 211 to earn a shot at the welterweight belt. | Esther Lin, MMA Fighting

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Allan Nascimento vs. Jake Hadley re-booked for May 14 UFC event

Allan Nascimento (left) trains with UFC lightweight champion Charles Oliveira in Brazil. | Photo via Pedro Marques

Jake Hadley and Allan Nascimento are scheduled to …read more

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