Gian Villante Tag

Shogun Rua Scores 20th Career KO Win (UFC F...

Mar 12, 20172 Comments676 Views

Check out former light heavyweight champion Mauricio "Shogun" Rua's 20th career knockout win from UFC Fortaleza in Brazil on Saturday.

UFC Fortaleza Post-Fight Press Conference R...

Mar 12, 2017No Comments520 Views

The big winners from UFC Fight Night: Belfort vs. Gastelum fielded questions from the media following Saturday's event in Brazil.

Shogun Rua Puts Gian Villante Away with Pun...

Mar 12, 20174 Comments492 Views

Former light heavyweight champion Mauricio "Shogun" Rua picked up his third consecutive win in the UFC Fight Night Fortaleza co-main event on Saturday in Brazil.

Watch the UFC Fortaleza Post-Fight Press Co...

Mar 11, 2017No Comments335 Views

Watch the UFC Fight Night: Belfort vs. Gastelum post-fight press conference streaming live from Fortaleza, Brazil, shortly following Saturday's event.

UFC Fortaleza Live Results

UFC Fight Night 106: Belfort vs. Gastelum L...

Mar 11, 20174 Comments1036 Views

Follow along for UFC Fight Night 106: Belfort vs. Gastelum full live results and fight stats. First fight is scheduled for 7 p.m. ET on

Shogun Rua: ‘I’m Motivated for ...

Mar 10, 20171 Comment382 Views

Sixth-ranked light heavyweight Mauricio "Shogun" Rua returns to the Octagon after nearly a year to take on No. 12 ranked Gian Villante at UFC Fortaleza.

Vitor Belfort & Kelvin Gastelum

UFC Fight Night: Vitor Belfort vs. Kelvin G...

Mar 10, 20173 Comments426 Views

The 24 fighters competing on Saturday's UFC Fight Night card in Fortaleza, Brazil, weighed in on Friday. See how they looked on the scales.

Watch the UFC Fight Night Fortaleza Weigh-i...

Mar 10, 2017No Comments300 Views

Watch the UFC Fortaleza weigh-in streaming live from Brazil on Friday at 5 p.m. ET. Vitor Belfort and Kelvin Gastelum headline Saturday's card.

Vitor Belfort

Vitor Belfort and Kelvin Gastelum Hit the M...

Mar 10, 20173 Comments415 Views

The UFC Fight Night 106 fight card is set for Saturday's event in Fortaleza, after all of the fighters made weight at Friday's early official

Mauricio Shogun Rua

Shogun Rua: UFC Fight Night Fortaleza ̵...

Mar 09, 20173 Comments401 Views

Sixth-ranked light heavyweight Mauricio Rua returns to the Octagon for the first time in nearly a year to take on Gian Villante at UFC Fortaleza.

Gian Villante Receives Retroactive Exemptio...

Feb 24, 2017No Comments587 Views

USADA announced on Friday that Gian Villante has been granted a retroactive Therapeutic Use Exemption, clearing him of a potential anti-doping violation.

Mauricio Shogun Rua

Shogun Rua vs. Gian Villante Set for March ...

Jan 06, 20175 Comments703 Views

Mauricio "Shogun" Rua is set to face Gian Villante on his home turf when the UFC returns to Brazil in March.

Gian Villante - UFC 167

Gian Villante Injured, Off UFC 205 Fight Ca...

Sep 21, 2016Comments off775 Views

Gian Villante has been forced off of the UFC 205 fight card due to injury.

UFC 196 Video Highlights: Gian Villante vs....

Mar 05, 2016Comments off1311 Views

Check out the video highlights from the UFC 196 light heavyweight bout between Gian Villante and Ilir Latifi.

UFC 196 Embedded, Episode 3: Nate Diaz Resp...

Mar 03, 2016Comments off880 Views

On Episode 3 of UFC 196 Embedded, UFC welterweight Nate Diaz trains with his brother Nick and addresses Conor McGregor's disparaging remarks.

Corey Anderson

UFC 181 Takes a Another Hit as TUF Winner C...

Nov 24, 2014Comments off2123 Views

TUF 19 winner Corey Anderson on Monday underwent his second opponent change for UFC 181, according to UFC officials.

TUF 19 Winner Corey Anderson Set to Face Gi...

Sep 16, 2014Comments off2079 Views

After winning The Ultimate Fighter 19, Corey Anderson will have his first post-TUF experience in the Octagon when he faces Gian Villante at UFC 181,

Charles Oliveira

UFC Fight Night Auckland Fighter Bonuses: O...

Jun 28, 2014Comments off1407 Views

After finishes in six of the 10 bouts on the UFC Auckland fight card, UFC president Dana White said “it was a very tough night

Fabio Maldonado

Fabio Maldonado Revelas March UFC Bout with...

Jan 12, 2014Comments off1452 Views

Fabio Maldonado on Saturday revealed that he is expecting to fight Gian Villante in his next UFC bout.

Cody Donovan

UFC Light Heavyweight Cody Donovan Headed t...

Jan 07, 2014Comments off1364 Views

UFC light heavyweight Cody Donovan has been sidelined with a thumb injury since his UFC 167 bout with Gian Villante. He's now headed into surgery.

Elevated T/E Ratio Forces Robert Drysdale O...

Oct 29, 2013Comments off974 Views

Robert Drysdale is out of UFC 167 due to suspected elevated levels of testosterone. Gian Villante now faces Cody Donovan on short notice.

Dana White Following UFC 159 Controversy: &...

Apr 29, 2013Comments off1096 Views

Following two technical decisions at UFC 159: Jones vs. Sonnen on Saturday, UFC president Dana White says it’s time to revamp the rules.

Strikeforce Transfers Ovince St. Preux and ...

Feb 08, 2013Comments off1052 Views

Ovince St. Preux and Gian Villante will make their Octagon debuts against one another when the UFC returns to Newark, N.J. on April 29.

Strikeforce Melendez vs Healy Media Call (A...

Sep 18, 2012Comments off749 Views

Gilbert Melendez, Pat Healy, Gian Villante and Guto Inocente, as well as Strikeforce CEO Scott Coker, fielded questions from the media on the Strikeforce: Melendez

Strikeforce Barnett vs. Cormier Play-by-Pla...

May 16, 2012Comments off1296 Views

Strikeforce: Barnett vs. Cormier play-by-play of Gian Villante vs. Derrick Mehmen.

Report: Gian Villante vs. Derek Mehmen at S...

Apr 01, 2012Comments off625 Views

Strikeforce fighter Gian Villante says he has a signed bout agreement to face Derrick Mehmen at Strikeforce.

Strikeforce Adds Prelims to ‘Rockhold...

Dec 21, 2011Comments off523 Views

Strikeforce on Wednesday added a couple of preliminary bouts to its Rockhold vs. Jardine fight card slated for Jan. 7 at the Hard Rock Hotel

Strikeforce Challengers 18 Fighter Salaries...

Aug 15, 2011Comments off1030 Views

The Nevada State Athletic Commission on Monday released the Strikeforce Challengers 18 fighter salaries. Pat Healy and Gian Villante were the big winners on the

Strikeforce Challengers 16 Results: Fodor, ...

Jun 25, 2011Comments off763 Views

Strikeforce Challengers 16 took place in Kent, Wash., on Friday night. The crowd may have been sparse, but fans were treated to a high-paced main

Strikeforce Challengers Official for June 2...

May 11, 2011Comments off730 Views

trikeforce Challengers is officially heading to Kent, Washington with a card on Friday, June 24 with Caros Fodor and James Terry headlining the show.