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Saturday Sep 13 | BloodyElbow

UFC middleweight Lyoto Machida open to fighting 'Jacare' Souza

The UFC doesn't seem to be interested in matching up Lyoto Machida and Ronaldo Souza, but the former light heavyweight champion is open to taking on Jacare. Earlier this week it was reported that the UFC was trying to set up Lyoto Machida and C.B. Dollaway for a December 20th event in Brazil .

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Related Topix: Mixed Martial Arts, Lyoto Machida, CB Dollaway, - Team

Thu Sep 11, 2014

Metro

Is this the end for Alistair Overeem?

Saturday night saw Jacare Souza defeat Gegard Mousasi in a highly-anticipated rematch in Connecticut, and while most commentators were right with their predictions of a Souza win in the headline bout, few predicted big Ben Rothwell to steamroll Alistair Overeem quite like he did in the co-main event. Overeem, who was slowly being built back up following upset losses to Bigfoot Silva and Travis Browne, was levelled by Rothwell in the first round with the same arm he broke moments before.

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Related Topix: UFC 141: Lesnar vs. Overeem, Mixed Martial Arts, Strikeforce: Rockhold vs. Jardine, Alistair Overeem, Gegard Mousasi, Ben Rothwell

Wed Sep 10, 2014

411mania.com

411 MMA Fact or Fiction: Couture vs Emelianenko, Jacare Souza, More

Last week, we saw Robert Practor take on Todd Vote, and it proved to be a fairly even contest, with Robert picking up the 20-14 win to get back into the win column for the first time since this year's tournament. Great effort from both guys as always, and I look forward to seeing them back in action.

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Related Topix: Mixed Martial Arts, Randy Couture, Fedor Emelianenko, Gegard Mousasi

Tue Sep 09, 2014

BloodyElbow

UFC fighter rankings: Jacare moves above Belfort and Machida, Ben Rothwell reaches top 10

Plenty of changes were made in the latest UFC rankings, including the upticks for Ronaldo Souza and Ben Rothwell, as well as the rankings debut of recent signing Eddie Alvarez. Two of the biggest winners from UFC Fight Night in Connecticut were Ronaldo Souza and Ben Rothwell , the latter coming into his fight against Alistair Overeem as a heavy underdog.

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Related Topix: Mixed Martial Arts, Ben Rothwell, Eddie Alvarez, Alistair Overeem, Gegard Mousasi

Mon Sep 08, 2014

Fighters.com

Jacare Vs Mousasi "Fight Motion" Footage

As reported on Fighters.com , UFC Fight Night took place Saturday night at the Foxwoods in Connecticut, and in the main event Ronaldo Jacare Souza defeated Gegard Mousasi via guillotine choke in the third round. More importantly, FOX Sports had some of their fancy high speed cameras surround the cage, and the clip is below.

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Related Topix: Mixed Martial Arts, Joe Lauzon

MMAFighting.com

Morning Report: Axs TV Fights boss apologizes to Ben Askren, invites him to 'continue the discussion'

What appeared to be a routine guest appearance on AXS TV's Inside MMA turned to controversy when ONE FC welterweight champion Ben Askren was abruptly cut off from the program by host Kenny Rice. Knowing it would illicit a response, co-host and former UFC champion Bas Rutten asked Askren to explain comments he made last week regarding UFC president Dana White's business practices.

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Related Topix: Mixed Martial Arts, Ben Askren, Bas Rutten, Josh Barnett, Dean Lister

Sun Sep 07, 2014

Cage Pages

Post-UFC Fight Night 50 Matchmaking

Sep 4, 2013; Belo Horizonte, BRAZIL; Ronaldo Jacare Souza reacts after defeating Yushin Okami during UFC Fight Night at Mineirinho Arena. Mandatory Credit: Jason Silva-USA TODAY Sports The UFC's return to Connecticut after nine years was a success as UFC Fight Night 50 was filled with great fights from top to bottom.

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Related Topix: Mixed Martial Arts, Yushin Okami, Strikeforce: Rockhold vs. Jardine, Gegard Mousasi, Chris Camozzi

BloodyElbow

Dana White suggests 'Jacare' will likely fight again before receiving title shot

UFC President Dana White stated that although 'jacare' Souza's dominant victory over Gegard Mousasi was impressive, he would still need another fight before earning a title shot. Despite his emphatic performance on Friday night and his four-fight undefeated streak in the UFC, Ronaldo Souza is still at least one fight away from a coveted title shot.

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Related Topix: Mixed Martial Arts, Strikeforce: Rockhold vs. Jardine, Gegard Mousasi, Chris Weidman, Vitor Belfort

Sat Sep 06, 2014

MMA Mania

Next matches to make for UFC Fight Night 50 main card winners in Mashantucket

What could be next for Ronaldo Souza, Ben Rothwell, Matt Mitrione, and Joe Lauzon after their main card victories this past Friday at UFC Fight Night 50? We match up the fighters with potential suitors based on their victories in Mashantucket. Check it out! UFC Fight Night 50: "Jacare vs. Mousasi 2" took place this past Friday night from inside Foxwoods Resort and Casino in Mashantucket, Ledyard, Conn., with all four main card bouts concluding before the final horn.

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Related Topix: Mixed Martial Arts, Ben Rothwell, Matt Mitrione, Joe Lauzon, Gegard Mousasi

MMA Mania

Dana White: I'm sure Jacare Souza will fight again before getting a title shot

When promoting the headlining attraction of last night's UFC Fight Night 50: "Jacare vs. Mousasi" event at the Foxwoods Casino Resort in Ledyard, Connecticut on Fox Sports 1 , UFC President Dana White mentioned the winner of the Jacare Souza vs. Gegard Mousasi bout would be in line for a title shot. Well, Souza submitted Mousasi in the third round after a strong performance and was talking title shot afterwards.

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Related Topix: Mixed Martial Arts, Gegard Mousasi, Chris Weidman

BleacherReport

For Jacare Souza, a Middleweight Title Shot Is the Only Fight That Makes Sense

Undefeated since Sept. 2011 and now the winner of four straight fights in the Octagon, there's simply no denying he should be next up for the winner of Chris , but stopped well short of agreeing he'd earned a shot at the championship.

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Related Topix: Mixed Martial Arts

Fri Sep 05, 2014

Cage Potato

UFC Fight Night 50: Jacare vs. Mousasi - Main Card Results & Commentary

In the immortal words of Jeff Monson : "You like watching people get f*cked for free?" Then follow us after the jump for round-by-round results from the UFC Fight Night 50 main card, which our dear friend Ryan Harkness will be compiling after the jump beginning at 10 p.m. ET, along with his usual charming commentary. Refresh the page every few minutes for all the latest, and follow us on twitter for even more hijinx.

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Related Topix: Mixed Martial Arts, Gegard Mousasi

MMAFighting.com

Rafael Natal: I was overtrained every time I fought in the UFC

The middleweight veterans, who have a combined record of 21 fights under the UFC banner, enter Friday's UFN card in Ledyard, Conn., coming off consecutive losses, so another loss would likely mean the end of the road inside the Octagon for one of them. Tim Kennedy and Ed Herman snapped Natal's three-fight winning streak, and the Brazilian grappler finally decided to listen to his coaches' advices to get back to the win column.

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Related Topix: Mixed Martial Arts, Rafael Natal, Tim Kennedy, Ed Herman, Joao Zeferino

411mania.com

411's MMA Roundtable Preview - UFC Fight Night 50 and Bellator 123

Plus, stars Cheick Kongo, Muhammed Lawal, and Bobby Lashley are in action! Right after Bellator wraps up, the UFC's main card boasts a battle of middleweight contenders when Ronaldo Souza fights Gegard Mousasi. In the co-main event, Alistair Overeem takes on Ben Rothwell.

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Related Topix: Gegard Mousasi, Mixed Martial Arts, Pat Curran, Cheick Kongo, Bobby Lashley

BloodyElbow

UFC Fight Night: Gegard Mousasi vs. Ronaldo Souza and the Toe to Toe Preview with Phil and David

Gegard Mousasi takes on Ronaldo 'Jacare' Souza in a rematch of their marginally disappointing first bout in Dream this weekend in Connecticut. Phil and David wonder out loud just how good this fight is.

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Related Topix: Mixed Martial Arts, Strikeforce: Rockhold vs. Jardine, Gegard Mousasi, Kenny Florian

MMA Mania

Bonus Watch! Potential UFC Fight Night 50 award winners tonight at Foxwoods Casino

Ultimate Fighting Championship heads to Mashantucket, Conn., TONIGHT for an action-packed evening of thrilling fights courtesy of UFC Fight Night 50. Before the action begins, take a look at the special fighters and fights who have the potential to haul in one or more of UFC's performance-based bonuses. Ultimate Fighting Championship will take its show to Mashantucket, Conn., tonight when it presents UFC Fight Night 50 from Foxwoods Casino.

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Related Topix: Mixed Martial Arts (Ultimate Fighting), Martial Arts, Mixed Martial Arts, Gegard Mousasi, Ben Rothwell, Alistair Overeem

Thu Sep 04, 2014

BleacherReport

UFC Fight Night 50: Preliminary Card Predictions

Are you ready for an awesome, free TV card from the UFC? Well, strap in, because Friday is host to UFC Fight Night 50 in Connecticut. Headlined by middleweight contenders Gegard Mousasi and Ronaldo Souza, the card is absolutely stacked.

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Related Topix: Mixed Martial Arts, Gegard Mousasi, Vitor Belfort, Chris Weidman, Chas Skelly, Sean Soriano

BloodyElbow

UFC Fight Night: Jacare vs. Mousasi II weigh-in results and live streaming video

Head to Bloody Elbow on Thursday, September 4th at 6 PM ET/3 PM PT for live weigh-in coverage of UFC Fight Night: Jacare vs. Mousasi II in Connecticut. Do you have anything planned for your Friday night? Of course you do! You're watching a really good UFC Fight Night card tomorrow, complete with a middleweight main event between Ronaldo Souza and Gegard Mousasi, and a co-main event featuring Alistair Overeem and Ben Rothwell.

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Related Topix: Mixed Martial Arts, Gegard Mousasi, Alistair Overeem

Wed Sep 03, 2014

International Business Times

Ronaldo Souza Incorporates Ronda Rousey's Judo Into Fighting Arsenal

Ronaldo "Jacare" Souza is already one of the best fighters in jiu-jitsu but he would not like to rest on his laurels. He is targeting incopying women's bantamweight champion Ronda Rousay and add judo to his full set of weapons.

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Related Topix: Ronda Rousey, Summer Olympic, Mixed Martial Arts, Lyoto Machida, Mark Munoz

Groong

UFC Fight Night 50 complete fighter breakdown, Gegard 'The Dreamcatcher' Mousasi edition

MMAmania.com Sept 2 2014 UFC Fight Night 50 complete fighter breakdown, Gegard 'The Dreamcatcher' Mousasi edition By Andrew Richardson MMAmania.com resident fighter analyst Andrew Richardson breaks down the mixed martial arts game of UFC Fight Night 50 headliner Gegard Mousasi, who looks to defeat Ronaldo Souza for a second time this Friday at the ... (more)

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Related Topix: Mixed Martial Arts (Ultimate Fighting), Martial Arts, Mixed Martial Arts, Strikeforce: Rockhold vs. Jardine, Gegard Mousasi, Lyoto Machida

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