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By Jay Forte, Contributing Reporter RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - After organizers stated they could not find an opponent in time to face Anderson Silva on the UFC 198 card in Curitiba, which takes place on May 14th at the...
By Jay Forte, Contributing Reporter RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - Fans of mixed martial arts (MMA) and the UFC will be watching tonight as one of Brazil's greats, and Carioca native, the 38-year old Victor Belfort attempts to take the...
By Jay Forte, Contributing Reporter RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - The small favela community of Cerro-Corá, located on the edge of Zona Sul (South Zone) held a kickboxing graduation ceremony of their community integration program last week on Thursday, March...
By Leo Byrne, Contributing Reporter RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - In little over a decade, Mixed Martial Arts (MMA) has gone from gritty, underground shows to a mainstream sport capable of selling out Rio’s HSBC arena. Its flagship promotion, the...
By Esmee Verbeek, Contributing Reporter RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL – A Brazilian version of "The Ultimate Fighter", a reality show created in 2005 by UFC, started Sunday, March 25th, airing on TV Globo every Sunday, Thursday and Saturday night. It...
By Robbie Blakeley, Senior Contributing Reporter RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - After a massive success in Rio de Janeiro last year, the Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) is returning to the HSBC Arena in Barra da Tijuca this Saturday, January 14th....
By Jayme Monsanto, Contributing Reporter RIO DE JANEIRO - The 103rd edition of the Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) took place last Saturday, September 19, at the American Airlines Arena in Dallas, Texas. The event marked the comeback of Mixed Martial...
By Jayme Monsanto, Contributing Reporter RIO DE JANEIRO - Ever since its creation in 1993, the Ultimate Fighting Championship has seen huge participation numbers from Brazilian fighters. Throughout the competition's sixteen years, 65 Brazilian fighters have followed the path forged...
By Jayme Monsanto, Contributing Reporter RIO DE JANEIRO - Mixed Martial Arts, also referred to as MMA, is one of the fastest growing combat sports in Brazil. The modality was created as a lighter version of Brazilian...
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