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RFA 10 Features Inaugural Welterweight Titl...

Sep 12, 2013Comments off186 Views

Resurrection Fighting Alliance (RFA) today announced that its tenth event will feature the first-ever RFA welterweight title fight.

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RFA Signs Multi-Year Deal with Adidas Comba...

Aug 13, 2013Comments off216 Views

Ed Soares, president of Resurrection Fighting Alliance (RFA), on Monday announced an exclusive multi-year deal with Double-D, the adidas Combat Sports licensors for over a

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RFA Taps Lew Polley to Face Former Olympian...

Aug 12, 2013Comments off144 Views

Resurrection Fighting Alliance on recently announced that Lew Polley is stepping in to face Steve Mocco at the promotion’s RFA 9: Munhoz vs. Curran event.

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RFA 9: Munhoz vs. Koch Brings Resurrection ...

Jul 14, 2013Comments off141 Views

Ed Soares, President of Resurrection Fighting Alliance (RFA), recently announced that the RFA will hold its first ever event in Los Angeles and that Pedro

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Jeff Curran Out of RFA 8 Main Event; Sergio...

Jun 12, 2013Comments off153 Views

UFC veteran Jeff Curran is out of the RFA 8 main event due to personal reasons, but a new opponent is already in place to

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RFA 7 Headliner Brandon Thatch Has a Strong...

Mar 22, 2013Comments off235 Views

Many people may not yet know who RFA 7 headliner Brandon Thatch is, but with the support of UFC welterweight champion Georges St-Pierre behind him,

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RFA 7 Gets New Main Event Due to Injury, Br...

Mar 14, 2013Comments off229 Views

RFA on Wednesday announced that there has been a change to the main event of RFA 7. Local MMA star Brandon "Rukus" Thatch will now

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RFA Announces AXS TV Deal, Expansion Effort...

Feb 14, 2013Comments off130 Views

RFA Fighting president Ed Soares on Thursday announced organizational, promotional and event plans for this year, including recently inking a landmark television distribution deal with

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Anderson Silva’s Next Fight Will Be a...

Jan 29, 2013Comments off140 Views

It's currently like a good game of Clue trying to figure out what Anderson Silva's next move will be in the UFC.

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Chris Weidman Says Anderson Silva is Dodgin...

Oct 20, 2012Comments off218 Views

Chris Weidman, widely regarded as the top contender in the UFC middleweight division, is fighting in December, but it won’t be against 185-pound champion Anderson

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Resurrection Fighting Alliance Acquires Tit...

Oct 13, 2012Comments off120 Views

With it’s next event right around the corner, Resurrection Fighting Alliance on Saturday announced that it has acquired Titan Fighting Championships.

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Lyoto Machida May Have to Fight Again Befor...

Sep 05, 2012Comments off237 Views

Lyoto Machida wants nothing more than to get a second chance to face Jon Jones for the UFC light heavyweight title, but he also wants

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Lyoto Machida Will Not Get an Automatic Sho...

Sep 04, 2012Comments off158 Views

Former champion Lyoto Machida isn't likely to have to go to the back of the line for another UFC light heavyweight title shot, but he's

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Anderson Silva vs. GSP Makes Sense; No Upsi...

Sep 01, 2012Comments off179 Views

Anderson Silva's manager Ed Soares says that a super fight with Georges St-Pierre definitely makes the most sense right now, but not a bout against

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Chris Weidman Asks Anderson Silva’s C...

Jul 29, 2012Comments off529 Views

Chris Weidman isn't sure why Anderson Silva's camp keeps asking for welterweights or fights they know can't happen when the No. 1 middleweight contender is

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Silva vs. Sonnen and Five of the Greatest R...

Jun 29, 2012Comments off264 Views

There have undoubtedly been some famous and infamous rivalries in mixed martial arts history, but none may top the main event at UFC 148.

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Chael Sonnen Isn’t Playing Around

Jun 26, 2012Comments off110 Views

Chael Sonnen has spent the better part of two years using his verbal barbs to get another shot at Anderson Silva, but he's serious about

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Silva vs. Sonnen II Possible for Super Bowl...

Oct 27, 2011Comments off131 Views

Chael Sonnen has pushed, pulled, and prodded, trying to get a rematch with Anderson Silva. The fight could very well take place on Super Bowl

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Chael Sonnen’s Manager Says Let Dana ...

Oct 17, 2011Comments off147 Views

Chael Sonnen's manager fires back at Anderson Silva's representative Ed Soares who says that Sonnen needs to get back in line if he wants a

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Anderson Silva’s Manager Declares Cha...

Oct 13, 2011Comments off90 Views

Anderson Silva's manager, Ed Soares, following Chael Sonnen's latest rant, declared the returning challenger "delusional."

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There Was More to Lyoto Machida’s Sto...

Aug 26, 2011Comments off164 Views

"I want Anderson Silva money." It's a catchphrase that's been buzzing around the MMA world for the past few months, but Lyoto Machida's manager says

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Report: Lyoto Machida and Tito Ortiz Both T...

Jul 13, 2011Comments off119 Views

After original main event fighter Phil Davis was forced out of UFC 133 with an injury, it appears the first two attempts to find a

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Kenny Florian ‘More Than Likely’...

Jun 12, 2011Comments off129 Views

Kenny Florian is officially 1-0 as a 145lber, and it appears his 2nd fight in the division will be for the UFC featherweight title.

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Possible Fracture Might Cost Rampage, but C...

May 29, 2011Comments off152 Views

Quinton "Rampage" Jackson on Saturday night won a shot at Jon Jones and the UFC light heavyweight title, but if a fractured hand puts him

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Why Chad Mendes is Fighting at UFC 133 and ...

May 26, 2011Comments off223 Views

Chad Mendes' manager clarifies why he's fighting Rani Yahya at UFC 133, while Jose Aldo's manager Ed Soares explains why his fighter isn't on the

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MMAWeekly Radio Round-Up: Cruz, Shields, Me...

Apr 23, 2011Comments off60 Views

If you missed an episode of the new MMAWeekly Radio podcast this week, check out what you missed with a round-up of the Weekend Edition

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Rogerio Nogueira vs. Rich Franklin Latest A...

Apr 22, 2011Comments off307 Views

Antonio Rogerio Nogueira vs. Rich Franklin is the latest addition to the Aug. 6 UFC 133 fight card in Philadelphia.

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Antonio Rodrigo Nogueira Shooting for Late ...

Apr 21, 2011Comments off252 Views

Following hip and knee surgeries, Antonio Rodrigo Nogueira is recovering quickly and looking to return to the Octagon and prove his best days are still

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A New List of Contenders Could Keep Jose Al...

Apr 21, 2011Comments off165 Views

The talk about Jose Aldo eventually moving to 155lbs has been discussed ever since the Brazilian started his tear through the featherweight division.

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UFC Middleweight Champ Anderson Silva Back ...

Apr 21, 2011Comments off174 Views

UFC middleweight champion Anderson Silva's focus is on his middleweight title and upcoming defense against Yushin Okami at UFC 134, but that doesn't close the