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  1. Rashad Evans vs. Glover Teixeira Headlines UFC Fight Night 61 in BrazilRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | MMA Weekly

    Top UFC light heavyweights Rashad Evans and Glover Teixeira are set to headline UFC Fight Night 61 on Feb. 22 at Ginasio Gigantinho in Porto Alegre, Brazil. Former light heavyweight champion Evans has been out of action since he crushed Chael Sonnen at UFC 167 in November of last year.

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  2. Rashad Evans vs. Glover Teixeira Might Be Headlining UFC Fight Night 61 in Porto Alegre, BrazilRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Cage Potato

    Former UFC light-heavyweight champion Rashad Evans will return from a 15-month hiatus when he faces Glover Teixeira in the main event of UFC Fight Night 61, February 22nd at Gigantinho Gymnasium in Porto Alegre, Brazil. Or, maybe Evans vs. Teixeira won't headline that card.

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  3. Glover Teixeira's manager says fighter is not yet cleared to meet Rashad EvansRead the original story

    9 hrs ago | MMAFighting.com

    On Thursday, Brazilian outlet Globo reported that a bout between former UFC light heavyweight champion Rashad Evans and Glover Teixeira has been verbally agreed upon for the main event of UFC Fight Night 61 on Feb. 22 in Porto Allegre, Brazil. However, Teixeira's manager, Jorge Guimaraes, has called the report premature.

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  4. Rashad Evans, Glover Teixeira to headline UFC Porto AlegreRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | Cage Pages

    Nov 16, 2013; Las Vegas, NV, USA; Rashad Evans walks towards the cage before his light heavyweight bout during UFC 167 at MGM Grand Garden Arena. Mandatory Credit: Stephen R. Sylvanie-USA TODAY Sports A 5-round light heavyweight bout between #4-ranked UFC Light Heavyweight, Rashad Evans , and #6-ranked UFC Light Heavyweight, Glover Teixeira , is expected to main event UFC Porto Alegre on Feb. 22 at the Ginasio Gigantinho.

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  5. Report: Rashad Evans vs. Glover Teixeira expected to headline UFC Fight Night 61 on Feb. 22 in BrazilRead the original story

    10 hrs ago | MMA Mania

    Former Ultimate Fighting Championship light heavyweight titleholder Rashad Evans has verbally agreed to throw hands opposite ex-division No. 1 contender Glover Teixeira, at the upcoming UFC Fight Night 61 event on Feb. 22, 2015 in Porto Alegre, Brazil.

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  6. Glover Teixeira vs. Rashad Evans verbally agreed to headline UFC Fight Night in Porto Alegre, BrazilRead the original story

    11 hrs ago | BloodyElbow

    Rashad Evans' first fight since November 2013 is tentatively set to be a five-round main event versus Glover Teixeira next February in Brazil. A big fight announcement has been reported by Ivan Raupp of Globo , and it pertains to the return of former light heavyweight champion Rashad Evans .

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  7. Jon Jones thinks UFC 182 ad was in the UFC's 'best interest' but not in hisRead the original story

    12 hrs ago | BloodyElbow

    ... now an integral part of the "Jon Jones brand" and has been ever since his feud with former Jackson MMA teammate Rashad Evans . Jones' habit of using social media to say ugly things and later claim he was "hacked" or "lost his phone" also plays into ...

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  8. UFC Fight Night: Machida vs. Dollaway - Idiot's Guide and Preview to...Read the original story

    14 hrs ago | BloodyElbow

    ... But there was still hope that we'd at least get some good depth, similar to TUF. Not everyone has to be a Rashad Evans . But even a Chris Leben can suffice, and right now the international fight climate can only muster an Amir Sadollah drizzle. Some ...

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  9. UFC Fighter Anderson Silva: I'm Not Gay, But I Still Could BeRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Dec 13 | Advocate

    Athletes and representatives of the Ultimate Fighting Championship have a complicated history with the LGBT community. The UFC has welcomed and supported openly gay MMA fighters like Liz Carmouche, and in fact, UFC president Dana White encouraged gay fighters in the UFC to come out back in 2011 ; UFC fighters Rashad Evans and Kyle Kingsbury have been vocal and - well, visual - in their support for marriage equality; and the UFC launched a public service campaign designed to increase awareness about HIV last year.

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  10. Video: UFC Champ Anthony Pettis Teaches the Cartwheel Kick and BackfistRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 5 | MMA Weekly

    ... Guests instructors have included the likes of: Jon "Bones" Jones, Chris Weidman, Fedor Emilianenko, "Suga" Rashad Evans, Chuck "The Iceman" Liddell, Bas Rutten, Gegard Mousasi, BJ Penn, Cung Le, Michael McDonald, Chris Cyborg, Shawn Tompkins, "Judo" ...

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  11. Dana White doesn't want guys like Rashad Evans 'taking up a spot' in the new UFC rankingsRead the original story

    Friday Dec 5 | MMA Mania

    ... and next tier, six through 10, it makes all the sense in the world. The best example right now is a guy like Rashad Evans. He is ranked number four, but he doesn't get paid unless he fights - but he's taking up a spot. So what we need to do is, when ...

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  12. James McSweeney Aims to be a Two-Division One FC ChampionRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Nov 29 | MMA Weekly

    ... heavyweight season of TUF." It is a testament to the respect that McSweeney commanded at the time that he was Rashad Evans' first pick and he was subsequently signed by the UFC, but says that in hindsight he realizes things were happening much too ...

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  13. Phil Davis, Ryan Bader Light Heavyweight Clash Is Solid Addition To UFC On FOX 14 EventRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 28 | Rant MMA

    ... 9-2 with one no-contest. His only career losses have come against Johnson and former light heavyweight titlist Rashad Evans . Davis owns notable victories over Lyoto Machida , Antonio Rogerio Nogueira and current No. 1 contender Alexander Gustafsson ...

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  14. UFC returning to Prudential Center in AprilRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Nov 23 | NJ.com

    April's event will be the sixth UFC event at Prudential Center - the most for any eastern U.S. arena - dating back to 2007's UFC 78, which took place only weeks after the opening of the building. Some of the top stars in the history of the UFC have competed at Prudential Center, including Jon "Bones" Jones, Georges St-Pierre, Rashad Evans and Frank Mir.

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  15. Video: Frankie Edgar Teaches His Elusive Striking TechniqueRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Nov 22 | MMA Weekly

    ... Guests instructors have included the likes of: Jon "Bones" Jones, Chris Weidman, Fedor Emilianenko, "Suga" Rashad Evans, Chuck "The Iceman" Liddell, Bas Rutten, Gegard Mousasi, BJ Penn, Cung Le, Michael McDonald, Chris Cyborg, Shawn Tompkins, "Judo" ...

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  16. Fabricio Werdum Training Video: Learn the Triangle to Omo Plata SequenceRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 14, 2014 | MMA Weekly

    Paradise Warrior Retreat was established in 2004 in beautiful Malibu, California, and brings together the fans of mixed martial arts for the chance of a lifetime to socialize and train with the best fighters in the UFC and MMA during a two-day seminar. Guests instructors have included the likes of: Jon "Bones" Jones, Chris Weidman, Fedor Emilianenko, "Suga" Rashad Evans, Chuck "The Iceman" Liddell, Bas Rutten, Gegard Mousasi, BJ Penn, Cung Le, Michael McDonald, Chris Cyborg, Shawn Tompkins, "Judo" Gene LeBell, Benny "The Jet" Urquidez, Matt Hughes, Rory McDonald, Anthony Pettis, Pat Miletich, Coach Greg Jackson, Renzo Gracie and the list goes on.

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  17. Gustafsson finally learns who he will fight in JanuaryRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 12, 2014 | SLAM! Sports

    ... octagon. No, he won't be fighting Jon Jones, as he was originally supposed to do back in September in Toronto. Rashad Evans? That's not happening either, despite countless rumours and talk back and forth between the two fighters. Instead, the man ...

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  18. Alexander Gustafsson vs. Anthony Johnson Headlines UFC on FOX 14 in Swedish StadiumRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 12, 2014 | MMA Weekly

    ... of a legal matter. While the case was unfolding, the UFC shifted to a possible bout between Gustafsson and Rashad Evans . Evans, however, wasn't quite ready to commit, as he is still recovering from a lingering knee injury. In announcing the bout, ...

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  19. UFC Fight Night 56: Ovince St. Preux Clears the Room with Quick KO of Shogun RuaRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 9, 2014 | BleacherReport

    ... top-ranked contender Alexander Gustafsson or No. 3 Anthony Johnson. Not No. 7 Dan Henderson or fourth-ranked Rashad Evans or No. 5 Phil Davis. All those guys need fights right now, but instead St. Preux could barely half call out No. 14 Maldonado ...

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  20. Michael Bisping analysis: Dan Hardy give his verdict ahead of The...Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 7, 2014 | The Independent

    ... fourteen fights without tasting defeat, before losing a split decision to former UFC light-heavyweight champ, Rashad Evans. In that time he picked up three titles in well-established European-based shows and won season three of The Ultimate Fighter. ...

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