Rousimar Palhares Tag

Jason Mayhem Miller

Mayhem Miller Misses Weight by 24 Pounds, O...

May 20, 2016Comments off1540 Views

Venator FC had to know they were taking a risk when they inked a deal with Jason "Mayhem" Miller, but had to be surprised when

Rousimar Palhares

WSOF Insists Rousimar Palhares Under Contra...

Mar 24, 2016Comments off1013 Views

World Series of Fighting insists its former champ Rousimar Palhares, while suspended, remains under contract. His manager and new promoter beg to differ.

Rousimar Palhares

Rousimar Palhares, Still Under Suspension, ...

Mar 22, 2016Comments off1599 Views

Venator Fighting Championship on Tuesday announced that it has signed suspended welterweight Rousimar Palhares to fight at its May 21 even in Milan.

Jon Fitch

Jon Fitch to Face Joao Zeferino for Title A...

Feb 02, 2016Comments off1530 Views

The planned WSOF welterweight title fight between Jon Fitch and Jake Shields has been nixed after WSOF president says Shields won't honor contract.

Big John McCarthy

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

Nov 04, 2015Comments off2017 Views

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

Rousimar Palhares

Rousimar Palhares Offers Weak Defense at NA...

Oct 30, 2015Comments off1275 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

Rousimar Palhares Endangers Opponents, Gets...

Oct 29, 2015Comments off2926 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

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

Sep 25, 2015Comments off10478 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, 2015Comments off1455 Views

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

Jason High Wants Referees and Athletic Comm...

Aug 27, 2015Comments off2065 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

Rousimar Palhares and Jake Shields Issued T...

Aug 13, 2015Comments off2291 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 off3053 Views

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

Ray Sefo

WSOF President Ray Sefo Explains Why Rousim...

Aug 04, 2015Comments off1748 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 off4093 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

Rousimar Palhares

WSOF Strips Rousimar Palhares of Welterweig...

Aug 04, 2015Comments off1584 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

VIDEO: Did Rousimar Palhares Do Jake Shield...

Aug 03, 2015Comments off4013 Views

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

Rousimar Palhares

WSOF 22 Results: Rousimar Palhares Subs Jak...

Aug 02, 2015Comments off1849 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.

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

Aug 01, 2015Comments off1107 Views

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

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

Jul 31, 2015Comments off1006 Views

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

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

Jul 27, 2015Comments off1056 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 &

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

May 26, 2015Comments off1830 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 off3641 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 off2204 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 off3561 Views

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

Rousimar Palhares

WSOF 16 Results: Rousimar Palhares Taps Jon...

Dec 14, 2014Comments off1917 Views

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

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

Dec 11, 2014Comments off2657 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 off1611 Views

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

Palhares vs Fitch WSOF

Rousimar Palhares vs. Jon Fitch Title Fight...

Oct 08, 2014Comments off6141 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.

Jon Fitch Calls Rousimar Palhares ‘Un...

Jun 20, 2014Comments off2466 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 off1727 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