It was with some surprise that on Monday, featherweight Junior Assuncao was released from the UFC after suffering a single loss.
Junior Assuncao knows that calling out Ross Pearson for a fight at UFC 141 puts it all on the line, but that's okay, he's ready
MMAWeekly Radio returns on Tuesday with UFC 141 fighters Jon Fitch, Jim Hettes and Junior Assuncao as well as debate about Alistair Overeem and Brock
UFC 141 play-by-play of Ross Pearson vs. Junior Assuncao on Friday, Dec. 30, in Las Vegas.
A Twitter exchange has resulted in Junior Assuncao welcoming former 'Ultimate Fighter' winner Ross Pearson to the featherweight division at UFC 141 in December.
UFC 135: Jones vs. Rampage play-by-play of Junior Assuncao vs. Eddie Yagin on Saturday, Sept. 24, in Denver.
At 4-1 when he made his UFC debut, Junior Assuncao was just excited to be a part of the promotion. Now at 30 years of
Closing out this week of radio, MMAWeekly welcomes Strikeforce fighter Roger Gracie, legendary referee and author 'Big' John McCarthy, new UFC signee Junior Assuncao and
The UFC on Wednesday night announced that two bouts planned for UFC 135: Jones vs. Rampage have been scrapped, but confirmed a fight between Junior
A featherweight bout is in the works for UFC 135 with Tachi Palace champion Eddie Yagin making his Octagon debut against the returning Junior Assuncao.
With a win last week in Brazil, UFC veteran Junior Assuncao is on a six-fight streak, eyeing a return to the Octagon. Could he soon
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Rashad Evans joins MMAWeekly Radio to talk about Tito Ortiz; while Junior Assuncao looks to recap his recent win over David Lee at UFC 70...
Check out the highlights from the heavyweight bout between Jair Rozenstruick and Junior Albini at UFC Fight Night: Assuncao vs. Moraes 2 in Fortaleza, Brazil.
The top end of the UFC on ESPN+ 2 fight card weighed in without a hitch on Friday, but two fighters missed weight, one egregiously
UFC on ESPN+ 2: Assuncao vs. Moraes 2 event page, fight card rumors and start times for the February 2, 2019, event in Fortaleza, Brazil.
Titan Fight Championship on Monday revealed to MMAWeekly.com that it had inked a multi-fight deal with top featherweight prospect Freddy Assuncao.
Freddy Assuncao may have been sidetracked by an ACL tear, but he is resolute in plans for his return to the cage, and hopes to
Junior Assuncao earned his return to the UFC on Saturday night, while Takeya Mizugaki and James Te Huna looked impressive with knockouts for the Facebook
Shine Fights on Tuesday announced the addition of a lightweight bout between Luciano Azevedo and Zac George to its "Worlds Collide: Mayorga vs. Thomas" fight
As Shine Fights 3 draws closer to the May 15 fight date another bout has been added to the upcoming card as lightweights Junior Assuncao
Former UFC fighter Junior Assuncao put down the challenge for his next fight, while younger brother Freddy picked up the second win of his young
Ross Pearson addressed questions from the media following his narrow victory over Junior Assuncao at UFC 141: Lesnar vs. Overeem on Friday night in Las
Nathan Marquardt's original opponent is most likely being replaced by Crafton Wallace, while Kurt Pellegrino gets new opponent Junior Assuncao...
Legacy Fighting Alliance (LFA) CEO Ed Soares announced on Friday that the fifth LFA event is headed to Colorado in February.
When it comes to mixed martial arts in China all roads lead through Andy Pi and the organization he founded, Art of War Fighting Championships
The UFC 151 fight card featuring Jon Jones vs. Dan Henderson has reportedly added a featherweight bout pitting Dennis Siver against Eddie Yagin.
Ross Pearson and Cub Swanson are set to square off in a featherweight showdown at UFC on FX 4 on June 22 in Atlantic City,
The Ultimate Fighting Championship and Spike TV ended their relationship on Friday night with the broadcast of UFC 141 Prelims Live.