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September 6th 2014

Results: Bellator 123

Bellator went head-to-head with the UFC on Friday September 5th with Bellator 123 in Connecticut while UFC Fight Night 50 was going on in the same state - managing to outdo their usually dominant rivals regarding live attendance with a reported 7,000 compared to the UFC's 4K. In the main event, featherweight champ Pat Curran put his title on the line in a rematch...
September 6th 2014

Results: UFC Fight Night 50

The UFC visited Connecticut last night with what turned out to be an entertaining Fight Night card. In the main event, former Strikeforce middleweight champion Ronaldo 'Jacare' Souza established himself as one of the division's top contenders against fellow former Strikeforce champ Gegard Mousasi with a third-round guillotine choke submission. Also on the night,...
September 5th 2014

Invicta FC 8 weigh-in video and results

Tomorrow night sees the debut of female MMA promotion Invicta FC on the UFC Fight Pass network, with Michelle Waterson set to defend her atomweight championship against Yasuko Tamada in the main event. The card will also feature a fight for the vacant strawweight title between Stephanie Eggink and Katja Kankaanpaa, along with a rubber match between veterans Tara...
September 5th 2014

Mousasi thinks win over 'Jacare' puts him in top-three

A UFC middleweight title shot could possibly be on the line tonight for UFC Fight Night 50 headliners Gegard Mousasi and Ronaldo 'Jacare' Souza.  Both fighters are dangerous in all areas of mixed martial arts, making this main event rematch of their 2008 meeting (which Mousasi won via upkick KO) very interesting from a stylistic standpoint. “Jacare came into MMA...
September 5th 2014

[Video] Modafferi gets all 'Star Wars' in face-off with LaRosa

MMA veterans Tara LaRosa and Roxanne Modafferi are set to fight for the third time at Invicta FC 8 on Saturday September 6th. In a special pre-fight face-to-face interview, Invicta matchmaker Julie Kedzie speaks to both women about their history together and what this weekend's bout means to both of them. The atmosphere is unusually relaxed, and even jovial,...
September 5th 2014

Dana indicates Bisping vs Rockhold will be next

Although nothing has been confirmed yet, it appears that tonight's UFC Fight Night main event bout between Ronaldo 'Jacare' Souza and Gegard Mousasi could be for a shot at the middleweight championship. "It's a very important fight for the 185lb division," said UFC president Dana White on FOX Sports 1. "I hate saying, 'They'll get a title shot' but I'll tell you,...
September 5th 2014

[Video] Friday Fight: Jacare vs Okami

Brazilian jiu-jitsu phenom Ronaldo 'Jacare' Souza is currently #4 in the UFC middleweight division and could very well earn himself a title shot with a win in his upcoming UFC Fight Night main event bout. In this week's 'Friday Fight', we look back at Jacare's second fight in the UFC as he takes on former title challenger Yushin Okami at UFC Fight Night 28 in...
September 5th 2014

UFC Fight Night 50 weigh-in video and results

This Friday night, middleweight contenders Ronaldo 'Jacare' Souza and Gegard Mousasi will meet in the main event at UFC Fight Night 50. The September 5th card is one of the most star-studded Fight Night events we've seen, with Alistair Overeem and Ben Rothwell competing in the co-main event, while other well-known names on the card include Matt Mitrione and Joe...
September 4th 2014

Shogun vs Manuwa targeted for November in Brazil

Brazilian mixed martial arts veteran Mauricio 'Shogun' Rua could be making his return to the cage in a matter of months, as the UFC are reportedly looking to match him up against dangerous British striker Jimi Manuwa in Shogun's home country. According to a report on yesterday's edition of UFC Tonight, Shogun vs Manuwa is being eyed for the upcoming UFC Fight Night...