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"I am very excited to be fighting for the World Series of Fighting. They have one of if not the best welterweight divisions in the world* and I look forward to fighting great fighters like Jon Fitch, Rousimar Palhares, Josh Burkman, Gerald Harris and more," Shields said in a statement to Bleacher Report.
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Sat Apr 12, 2014
Fightweets: Is Nick Diaz worth $500,000 per fight?
First the Diaz boys were all over the news. Then Ronda Rousey and Dana White kicked up a storm talking about a potential Rousey vs. Gina Carano fight, before White threw a curveball on Friday night and announced Rousey vs. Alexis Davis at UFC 175.
Thu Apr 10, 2014
Hector Lombard Knows He's In Good Hands With UFC
Lombard, who bested Jake Shields this past March via decision to improve to 3-2 inside the Octagon, was rumored for a potential fight with Nick Diaz, according to UFC president Dana White.
Wed Apr 09, 2014
The Rise of Hector Lombard and Yoel Romero
Former Cuban Olympians Hector Lombard and Yoel Romero have both made a move down in weight, and for both the decision is paying dividends.
Tue Apr 08, 2014
Who is the next Jake Shields? Five UFC fighters in danger of getting released
The release of Jake Shields by the UFC is just a continuing part of a trend. Tim B. takes a look at who else might be in danger along the same lines.
Mon Apr 07, 2014
UFC Decides To Parts Ways With Veteran Welterweight Jake Shields
A lopsided decision loss in his last fight has proven to be the end of the line in the UFC for Jake Shields .
Thu Apr 03, 2014
World Series of Fighting interested in the services of Melvin Guillard
Lightweight Melvin Guillard, who was recently released by the UFC, is on the radar of rival promotion World Series of Fighting.
Mon Mar 31, 2014
Why "Going Out on Your Shield" Is the Most Toxic Part of MMA Culture
Rousimar Palhares and Yushin Okami were the stars at last night's World Series of Fighting 9 .
Sun Mar 30, 2014
Yushin Okami to headline World Series of Fighting Japan debut in August
Fresh off of his submission win over Svetlozar Savov, Yushin Okami will be the main event of WSOF's Japan debut this summer.
Sat Mar 29, 2014
Rousimar Palhares, Marlon Moraes seize titles; Yushin Okami victorious in debut
Different organization, same outcome. Fighting for the first time since his unceremonious UFC release, leglock specialist Rousimar Palhares made quick of Steve Carl on Saturday night in the main event of WSOF 9 , seizing the WSOF welterweight title in his debut fight with the promotion.
Svetlozar Savov Won't Be Surprised By Yushin Okami
Svetlozar Savov Won't Be Surprised By Yushin Okami Posted by Joseph Lee on 03.29.2014 They fight tonight... In an interview with MMA Junkie , Svetlozar Savov said that he will not be surprised by Yushin Okami during tonight's middleweight fight on the main card of WSOF 9. This will be the promotional debut of both, but Okami is the 9-to-1 favorite.
WSOF 9 results, LIVE online fight coverage stream for 'Carl vs...
World Series of Fighting returns to NBC Sports Network with two title fights at WSOF 9: "Carl vs. Palhares" from Hard Rock Hotel & Casino in Las Vegas, Nevada.
Fri Mar 28, 2014
Chance to Make History Drew Jettisoned Yushin Okami to World Series of Fighting
Emanuel Newton took undisputed top billing of Bellator MMA's 205-pound division by denying Attila Vegh at Bellator 113.
Thu Mar 27, 2014
World Series of Fighting (WSOF) 9: 'Carl vs Palhares' preview and predictions
World Series of Fighting 9 takes place this weekend from Hard Rock Hotel & Casino in Las Vegas, Nevada.
Give Winner Of Bisping-Kennedy To Souza, Says "Jacare"
Souza told Tatame that he hopes to face the winner of April's Michael Bisping-Tim Kennedy bout at The Ultimate Fighter Nations Finale in Canada.
Wed Mar 26, 2014
'Thunder' struck: Yushin Okami banking on WSOF middleweight title shot after beating Svetlozar Savov
Perennial top-10 middleweight Yushin Okami makes his return to MMA action this weekend at World Series of Fighting 9. Find out what he had to say about his return and more in MMAmania's exclusive interview.
World Series of Fighting Continues this Weekend on NBCSN
NBCSN presents World Series of Fighting this Saturday, March 29, at 9 p.m. ET. The elite mixed martial arts card is highlighted by a pair of title fights in the welterweight and bantamweight divisions.
Live Chat: UFC Fight Night 38 recap, Metamoris 3 and WSOF 9 preview
Some days it's hard to imagine there isn't a UFC on any given weekend, but such is the case with this Saturday.
Tue Mar 25, 2014
Rousimar Palhares: An Automatic Title Shot Was A Gift
The WSOF basically gave Rousimar Palhares a gift wrapped title when Ray Sefo decided to grant the newcomer an instant title shot.
Yushin Okami Set To Make WSOF Debut
Yushin Okami will step foot inside a MMA cage on Saturday for the first time since he was defeated by Ronaldo Souza back in September.