Ed Soares Tag

Heavyweight showdown headlines LFA 67 in Br...

Apr 17, 2019NoNo Comments2618 Views

Legacy Fighting Alliance CEO Ed Soares announced today that the promotion will feature a heavyweight showdown at the top of LFA 67 .

LFA 62 gets new championship main event aft...

Mar 13, 2019NoNo Comments2864 Views

LFA CEO Ed Soares announced today that there has been a change at the top of LFA 62 in Dallas, Texas.

LFA 60 Heads to Iowa with Light Heavyweight...

Jan 28, 2019NoNo Comments2984 Views

LFA will make its first trip to the Hawkeye State in February with a light-heavyweight title fight at the top of LFA 60.

UFC Contracts Shake Up LFA 59 Fight Card

Jan 27, 2019NoNo Comments1510 Views

LFA will return to the Valley of the Sun in February with a new high-stakes welterweight showdown at the top of LFA 59.

LFA 59 Heads to Phoenix Headlined by a Welt...

Jan 06, 2019NoNo Comments1382 Views

LFA CEO Ed Soares announced today that LFA will return to the Valley of the Sun in February with a high-stakes welterweight showdown at the

LFA 56 Features Lightweight Title Bout in F...

Oct 19, 2018NoNo Comments1646 Views

LFA recently announced that the promotion will celebrate its year-end event in Minnesota by crowning a new lightweight champion at LFA 56.

LFA 55 Features Bantamweight Championship D...

Oct 18, 2018NoNo Comments1886 Views

LFA recently announced that the promotion will crown a bantamweight king and queen with a championship doubleheader at LFA 55 in November.

Women’s Flyweight Title Fight Headlin...

Oct 18, 2018NoNo Comments1341 Views

LFA will return to southern California in November with a women's flyweight title fight headlining LFA 54.

LFA 53 Draws Flyweight Championship Headlin...

Sep 30, 2018NoNo Comments1946 Views

LFA CEO Ed Soares announced recently that the promotion will return to Arizona in November with LFA 53 headlined by a flyweight title bout.

LFA 51 Gets New Main Event After Injury For...

Sep 27, 2018NoNo Comments1081 Views

LFA CEO Ed Soares announced today that there has been a last-minute shuffle at the top of Friday night's LFA 51 event in Fresno.

Middleweight Title Fight Headlines Legacy F...

Aug 03, 2017NoNo Comments2002 Views

Legacy Fighting Alliance CEO Ed Soares announced that the promotion will crown a new middleweight champion in September when the promotion returns to Colorado.

Undefeated Light Heavyweights Headline Lega...

Aug 03, 2017NoNo Comments2147 Views

Legacy Fighting Alliance CEO Ed Soares announced that the promotion will feature the sport's top two light-heavyweight prospects in the LFA 21 main event.

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Legacy Fighting Alliance: The Anatomy of an...

Sep 21, 2016NoNo Comments1984 Views

New MMA promotion Legacy Fighting Alliance CEO Ed Soares details how the RFA and Legacy FC merger came together, and what it means for MMA.

RFA Hit Its Stride in 2015, Including a Rar...

Dec 29, 2015NoNo Comments1820 Views

RFA hit it's stride in 2015, averaging a show a month and promoting a rare duel event with Legacy FC, and 2016 is only going

Bantamweight Title Fight Headlines RFA 20 o...

Oct 17, 2014NoNo Comments3677 Views

Resurrection Fighting Alliance (RFA) president Ed Soares announced on Thursday that the promotion will be bringing a bantamweight world title fight to Colorado on Nov.

Fighters and Insiders React to Rafael dos A...

Aug 25, 2014NoNo Comments2373 Views

Following Rafael dos Anjos’ TKO win over former lightweight champion Benson Henderson at UFC Fight Night 49, fighters and industry personalities reacted to the upset

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Work Visa Issues Force Leandro Higo Out of ...

Apr 02, 2014NoNo Comments1698 Views

RFA president Ed Soares announced on Tuesday that Brazilian flyweight dynamo Leandro Higo was unable to obtain a work visa in time for his 125-pound

Watch Shameless MMA Live with Lyoto Machida...

Nov 16, 2013NoNo Comments1488 Views

Shameless MMA Live Video Webcast Powered by MMAWeekly.com returns Saturday, Nov. 16, at 4 p.m. ET / 1 p.m. PT with Lyoto Machida and Ed

Shameless MMA Radio: RFA President Ed Soare...

Nov 04, 2013NoNo Comments1462 Views

On this edition of Shameless MMA, the guys are joined by RFA President Ed Soares and World Series of Fighting’s own “Notorious” Nick Newell.

RFA 10 Features Inaugural Welterweight Titl...

Sep 12, 2013NoNo Comments1881 Views

Resurrection Fighting Alliance (RFA) today announced that its tenth event will feature the first-ever RFA welterweight title fight.

RFA Announces AXS TV Deal, Expansion Effort...

Feb 14, 2013NoNo Comments1421 Views

RFA Fighting president Ed Soares on Thursday announced organizational, promotional and event plans for this year, including recently inking a landmark television distribution deal with

Anderson Silva’s New UFC Deal on the ...

Jan 21, 2013NoNo Comments1992 Views

UFC middleweight champion Anderson Silva has a lot going on right now, and that's all without having a fight on the table for his return

Resurrection Fighting Alliance Acquires Tit...

Oct 13, 2012NoNo Comments1287 Views

With it’s next event right around the corner, Resurrection Fighting Alliance on Saturday announced that it has acquired Titan Fighting Championships.

Rafael Feijao’s Appeal Denied; One-Ye...

Oct 08, 2012NoNo Comments1275 Views

Former Strikeforce light heavyweight champion Rafael "Feijao" Cavalcante's appeal to the California State Athletic Commission was denied on Monday.

Lyoto Machida May Have to Fight Again Befor...

Sep 05, 2012NoNo Comments2651 Views

Lyoto Machida wants nothing more than to get a second chance to face Jon Jones for the UFC light heavyweight title, but he also wants

Anderson Silva vs. GSP Makes Sense; No Upsi...

Sep 01, 2012NoNo Comments1399 Views

Anderson Silva's manager Ed Soares says that a super fight with Georges St-Pierre definitely makes the most sense right now, but not a bout against

Anderson Silva Tried to Save Cancelled UFC ...

Aug 30, 2012NoNo Comments1428 Views

Anderson Silva offered to step in and save UFC 151 because he wanted to make sure the undercard fighters were still able to compete and

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MMAWeekly Radio Wednesday: MMA Manager Ed S...

Aug 29, 2012NoNo Comments1818 Views

MMAWeekly Radio returns for Wednesday's show with manager Ed Soares, Tyson Nam and all new debate topics including GSP's return at UFC 154.

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MMA Manager Ed Soares Takes Over as Preside...

Aug 14, 2012NoNo Comments1799 Views

Ed Soares, best known to most MMA fans as the manager of top fighters like Anderson Silva and Lyoto Machida, has taken on a new

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The Guy Behind the Guy – Ed Soares

Dec 21, 2011NoNo Comments1371 Views

Some call him the manager of champions, but Ed Soares just calls himself lucky to work with such a great group of fighters.