Rousimar Palhares Tag

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Rousimar Palhares Explains Controversial Fi...

Oct 12, 2013Comments off518 Views

Rousimar Palhares has come under a firestorm of controversy since finishing Mike Pierce with a heel hook at UFC Fight Night 29. On Saturday, he

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UFC Fight Night 29 Medical Suspensions: Mik...

Oct 11, 2013Comments off525 Views

The Brazilian Athletic Commission (CABMMA) on Friday released the UFC Fight Night 29: Maia vs. Shields medical suspensions to MMAWeekly.com.

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Following UFC Release, Brazilian Commission...

Oct 11, 2013Comments off821 Views

Not only is Rousimar Palhares out a $50,000 Submission of the Night bonus and a job following his controversial submission of Mike Pierce, he has

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Official UFC Statement on the Release of Ro...

Oct 11, 2013Comments off435 Views

UFC officials on Thursday released a statement confirming the release of Rousimar Palhares following the controversy swirling around his UFC Fight Night 29 submission victory.

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Dana White Fires Rousimar Palhares for Unsp...

Oct 10, 2013Comments off529 Views

Dana White fires Rousimar Palhares for not releasing heel hook on Mike Pierce.

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UFC Releasing Rousimar Palhares Following C...

Oct 10, 2013Comments off693 Views

Rousimar Palhares came under heavy scrutiny following his 31-second heel hook victory over Mike Pierce at UFC Fight Night 29, and now he finds himself

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Jeremy Stephens Injured and Out of UFC Figh...

Sep 16, 2013Comments off318 Views

Less than 24 hours after his opponent, Rony Jason, was forced off the UFC Fight Night 29 fight card, Jeremy Stephens has also been removed

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Rousimar Palhares vs. Mike Pierce Added to ...

Aug 22, 2013Comments off553 Views

A welterweight contest between Rousimar Palhares and Mike Pierce has been added to the UFC Fight Night 29 fight card slated for Oct. 9 in

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Joey Beltran and Rousimar Palhares Both Sus...

Jan 10, 2013Comments off571 Views

Joey Beltran and Rousimar Palhares both failed their drug tests at UFC on FX 6, which took place Dec. 15 in Australia.

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UFC on FX 6 Video Highlights and Breakdown ...

Dec 15, 2012Comments off311 Views

Chael Sonnen, Benson Henderson and Jay Glazer break down the UFC on FX 6 main card. Does Hector Lombard have his KO swagger back?

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UFC on FX 6 Results: Hector Lombard Notches...

Dec 14, 2012Comments off385 Views

Hector Lombard, at UFC on FX 6, notched his first victory in the Octagon, but wasted no time moving on, calling out middleweight mouthpiece Michael

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UFC on FX 6: Sotiropoulos vs. Pearson Open ...

Dec 14, 2012Comments off7818 Views

Complete photo gallery from the UFC on FX 6: Sotiropoulos vs. Pearson open workouts, courtesy of photographer Chez Watts.

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With ‘No Excuses’ This Time Hec...

Dec 14, 2012Comments off652 Views

After a disappointing UFC debut, Hector Lombard will be looking to make amends on Saturday when he fights Rousimar Palhares at UFC on FX 6

From Humble Beginnings, Rousimar Palhares H...

Dec 13, 2012Comments off282 Views

UFC fighter Rousimar Palhares and his family can now go to the refrigerator and grab a bite to eat whenever they want, but there was

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UFC on FX 6 Takes the Promotion Back to Oz ...

Sep 07, 2012Comments off390 Views

December is shaping up to be a rather busy month for the UFC. There’s the big year-end event UFC 155 and the final UFC on

Surgery May Follow After Rousimar Palhares ...

Jul 25, 2012Comments off813 Views

The injury bug bit again on Tuesday when news came down that Brazilian submission specialist Rousimar Palhares was forced out of UFC 150.

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Rousimar Palhares Out; Buddy Roberts In Aga...

Jul 25, 2012Comments off685 Views

A late change has been made to the upcoming UFC 150 card in Denver as Rousimar Palhares has been forced out of his fight with

Luiz Cane Latest UFC Injury Bug Victim; Rou...

Jun 18, 2012Comments off450 Views

If ever there was a time to believe in a curse, UFC president Dana White has to believe that time is now. Luiz Cane became

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UFC on Fox 3 Results: Belcher Plays with Fi...

May 05, 2012Comments off207 Views

They say you play with fire and you'll get burned. Well, Alan Belcher stepped right into the fire on Saturday night in New Jersey and

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Will Alan Belcher Be the Latest Victim to F...

May 05, 2012Comments off172 Views

They know it's coming but somehow they can't stop it. Like running into a brick wall that you saw from 100 feet away. Welcome to

UFC on Fox 3 Play-by-Play: Rousimar Palhare...

May 01, 2012Comments off159 Views

UFC on Fox 3: Diaz vs. Miller play-by-play of Rousimar Palhares vs. Alan Belcher on Saturday, May 5 in New Jersey.

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Palhares Meets Belcher In Final UFC on Fox ...

Feb 13, 2012Comments off283 Views

The final bout announced for the four fight televised card on May 5 will feature a middleweight showdown between Alan Belcher and submission specialist Rousimar

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UFC 142 Rio Fighter Bonuses; Barboza the Ru...

Jan 15, 2012Comments off283 Views

The UFC’s return to Rio de Janeiro on Saturday night was chalk full of stunning finishes and tremendous battles, so whittling down the UFC 142

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UFC 142: Palhares Heel Hooks Another One

Jan 14, 2012Comments off356 Views

It's safe to say that Rousimar Palhares is a fan of finishing fights with the heel hook.

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UFC 142: Mike Massenzio Dismisses Rousimar ...

Jan 14, 2012Comments off386 Views

Mike Massenzio is finally leaving North America. UFC 142 will mark the first time the middleweight fights outside of the continent and he's doing it

UFC 142 Rio Play-by-Play: Rousimar Palhares...

Jan 09, 2012Comments off189 Views

UFC 142 Rio: Aldo vs. Mendes play-by-play for Rousimar Palhares vs. Mike Massenzio on Saturday, Jan. 14, in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil.

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Rousimar Palhares Fights in Brazil at UFC 1...

Nov 15, 2011Comments off328 Views

A middleweight bout has been added to UFC 142 in Brazil with leg-lock master Rousimar Palhares facing wrestler Mike Massenzio on the card.

UFC 134 Rio Medical Suspensions: Forrest Gr...

Aug 31, 2011Comments off259 Views

The lack of a commission in Brazil doesn't stop the UFC from following the same rules when they oversee and event, and thus they have

UFC 134 Post Fight: Rousimar Palhares Says ...

Aug 28, 2011Comments off493 Views

Rousimar Palhares picked up his second consecutive win on Saturday night at UFC 134 in Rio, but not without a strange moment along the way.

Dan Miller Knows He’s Venturing into ...

Aug 27, 2011Comments off360 Views

Dan Miller knows he's venturing into dangerous territory at UFC 134 in Rio de Janeiro on Saturday night. He's more concerned with Rousimar Palhares' leg