Rousimar Palhares Tag

Big John McCarthy

VIDEO: Ref Big John McCarthy Breaks Down Ro...

Nov 04, 20156 Comments346 Views

Pioneering referee Big John McCarthy breaks down Rousimar Palhares' submission of Jake Shields that led to a suspension and fine for unsportsmanlike conduct.

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Rousimar Palhares Offers Weak Defense at NA...

Oct 30, 20152 Comments344 Views

Rousimar Palhares, after offering a weak defense for his actions, was suspended and fined for unsportsmanlike conduct at the Oct. 29 NAC meeting.


Rousimar Palhares Endangers Opponents, Gets...

Oct 29, 201516 Comments397 Views

Sure to raise the ire of Nick Diaz supports, stripped WSOF champion Rousimar Palhares received a much lighter sentence for endangering his opponents than Diaz

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VIDEO: Jake Shields Surprised by Post-Fight...

Sep 25, 20152 Comments9713 Views

Jake Shields went before the Nevada Athletic Commission on Monday, Sept. 14, to answer for his actions in an altercation with Rousimar Palhares at WSOF


Jake Shields Issued Community Service for P...

Sep 14, 20159 Comments668 Views

The Nevada Athletic Commission issued Jake Shields a community service penalty for his post-fight cheap shot on Rousimar Palhares at WSOF 22.

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Jason High Wants Referees and Athletic Comm...

Aug 27, 2015Comments off1162 Views

Former UFC veteran and current World Series of Fighting lightweight Jason High believes referees, judges and athletic commissions should be held to the same standard


Rousimar Palhares and Jake Shields Issued T...

Aug 13, 2015Comments off1287 Views

Rousimar Palhares and Jake Shields, the WSOF 22 main event fighters, have been officially placed under temporary suspension by the Nevada Athletic Commission.


Joe Lauzon Eloquently Analyzes How Rousimar...

Aug 04, 2015Comments off1845 Views

Joe Lauzon is the submission analyst MMA needs and this is video proof.

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WSOF President Ray Sefo Explains Why Rousim...

Aug 04, 2015Comments off1101 Views

In a press release, World Series of Fighting president Ray Sefo explains why the organization stripped Rousimar Palhares of his title and suspended him following


Jake Shields Criticizes Referee Steve Mazza...

Aug 04, 2015Comments off1896 Views

Jake Shields isn't happy with referee Steve Mazzagatti after his WSOF 22 title fight against Rousimar Palhares and says he'll never referee one of his


WSOF Strips Rousimar Palhares of Welterweig...

Aug 04, 2015Comments off853 Views

World Series of Fighting took swift action against Rousimar Palhares for infractions during his WSOF 22 bout against Jake Shields and stripped the Brazilian of

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VIDEO: Did Rousimar Palhares Do Jake Shield...

Aug 03, 2015Comments off2164 Views

Did WSOF champ Rousimar Palhares do Jake Shields dirty on Saturday night? Check out the fight footage for yourself.


WSOF 22 Results: Rousimar Palhares Subs Jak...

Aug 02, 2015Comments off1120 Views

WSOF welterweight champion Rousimar Palhares submitted Jake Shields on Saturday night, but controversy swirled again with a slow release and a post-fight punch.

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WSOF 22: Palhares vs. Shields Live Prelims...

Aug 01, 2015Comments off599 Views

Watch the WSOF 22: Palhares vs. Shields preliminary bouts stream live worldwide on, Saturday, Aug. 1, at 8:15 p.m. ET / 5:15 p.m. PT.

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WSOF 22: Palhares vs. Shields Live Weigh-in...

Jul 31, 2015Comments off470 Views

Watch the World Series of Fighting 22: Palhares vs. Shields weigh-ins streaming live on, Friday, July 31, at 7 p.m. ET / 4 p.m.

WSOF 22: Palhares vs. Shields Event Page an...

Jul 27, 2015Comments off595 Views

Event page, fight card rumors and start times for World Series of Fighting 22: Palhares vs. Shields on Aug. 1 at Planet Hollywood Resort &

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World Series of Fighting Going All-In with ...

May 26, 2015Comments off1141 Views

World Series of Fighting is going all-in for WSOF 22: Palhares vs. Shields with three title fights and the return of Tyrone Spong.


Report: Jon Fitch Fails WSOF 16 Pre-Fight D...

Feb 06, 2015Comments off1577 Views

The trend of positive drug tests in mixed martial arts continues as former UFC and WSOF welterweight title contender Jon Fitch reportedly failed a pre-fight

Jake Shields

WSOF 17 Results: Jake Shields Grabs Quick W...

Jan 17, 2015Comments off1594 Views

Jake Shields wasted little time to secure a WSOF 17 win, finishing Brian Foster in the first round on Saturday night in Las Vegas.


VIDEO: Watch Rousimar Palhares Tap Out Jon ...

Dec 14, 2014Comments off2074 Views

Surprise, surprise, Rousimar Palhares did a leglock again and here's the video.


WSOF 16 Results: Rousimar Palhares Taps Jon...

Dec 14, 2014Comments off1440 Views

It didn't take long for Rousimar Palhares to do what Rousimar Palhares does.

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Watch the WSOF 16 Palhares vs. Fitch Pre-Fi...

Dec 11, 2014Comments off1412 Views

Tune in for the World Series of Fighting 16: Palhares vs. Fitch pre-fight press conference on Thursday at 5 p.m. ET / 2 p.m. PT


WSOF: ‘Palhares vs. Fitch’ Land...

Nov 10, 2014Comments off1207 Views

World Series of Fighting announced today that it will bring an event to Sacramento, Calif. on Saturday, Dec. 13.

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Rousimar Palhares vs. Jon Fitch Title Fight...

Oct 08, 2014Comments off5377 Views

World Series of Fighting welterweight champion Rousimar Palhares and former UFC title challenger Jon Fitch will square off in the WSOF 16 main event.

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Jon Fitch Calls Rousimar Palhares ‘Un...

Jun 20, 2014Comments off1724 Views

World Series of Fighting welterweight contender Jon Fitch calls champion Rousimar Palhares unprofessional for pulling out of their planned title fight.


Jon Fitch Blasts Rousimar Palhares: “...

Jun 20, 2014Comments off1105 Views

World Series of Fighting welterweight contender Jon Fitch blasts champion Rousimar Palhares for pulling out of their scheduled WSOF 11 title fight during a press


Dennis Hallman Becomes Jon Fitch’s Fo...

Jun 12, 2014Comments off1192 Views

After Josh Burkman, Jon Fitch's third scheduled opponent for WSOF 11, had to drop off the card due to injury, company officials signed Dennis Hallman

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Jake Shields Withdraws from World Series of...

May 21, 2014Comments off1005 Views

Jon Fitch on Wednesday lost another opponent for his planned bout at World Series of Fighting 11 on July 5.

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Jon Fitch vs. Jake Shields Confirmed as WSO...

May 02, 2014Comments off1226 Views

The recent blow of losing welterweight champion Rousimar Palhares’ first title defense for its July 5 fight card ended up not being all that severe

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Rousimar Palhares Backs Out of WSOF 11 Titl...

Apr 30, 2014Comments off1141 Views

World Series of Fighting welterweight champion Rousimar Palhares has withdrawn from a scheduled July 5 title defense due to personal issues.