Category Archives: Brazilian MMA News

Arena Fire Fight 6

Arena Fire Fight 6 Disclosure of the sixth edition of Arena Fire Fight The city of Anápolis in Brazil, receives another edition of Arena Fire Fight 6, the traditional MMA event of the municipality. The night promises to the anapolino fans of mixed martial arts, plus a moment of vibration inside the octagon of the AFF. The guys will enjoy professional and amateur fights, and this time two belts will be in play. And for the first time the organization has in its card a belt dispute in the modality Muay Thai. The war is on account of Marcelo “Mácula”, undefeated athlete of Annapolis, and Adercino “Marmita”, the veteran fighter of the capital Goiânia. The pair does combat in the 83 kg category. ARENA FIRE FIGHT 6 Date: August 19 Location: Space Fest Veredy  Anápolis , Goiás – Brasil PROFESSIONAL CARD -Luiz “Carroça” X Iago...

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Thunder Fight prepares to hold one of the biggest National MMA fight

Thunder Fight prepares to hold one of the biggest National MMA fight Thunder Fight prepares to hold one of the biggest National MMA fight Since the Thunder Fight organization announced the possibility of holding the match between Mauricio Facção and Flávio Alvaro the fight fans followed a show of provocations and promises coming from the two athletes. Among provocative videos and publications, the expectation increased to watch this fight and finally we enter the fight week, one of the most awaited in the current national scenario. Next Friday, March 04, Mauricio Facção and Flavio Alvaro will face each other in the main event of the Thunder Fight: Special Edition, which will be held at the Mané Garrincha Gymnasium, in São Paulo, starting at 7pm. Throughout his 12-year career, Flavio Alvaro has won 49 career victories and only ten defeats, a significant number for an MMA athlete in...

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Injured Masio Fullen not fighting at Brave 7, hopes to witness clean sweep for teammates

Former Brave title challenger Masio Fullen won’t be able to fight on the promotion’s first trip to Mexico, his home country, set to take place on July 29th, in Tijuana. Injured Masio Fullen won’t fight at Brave 7, but hopes to witness clean sweep for teammates Former Brave title challenger Masio Fullen won’t be able to fight on the promotion’s first trip to Mexico, his home country, set to take place on July 29th, in Tijuana. But that doesn’t mean the Mexican Featherweight isn’t excited for the event. After injuring his right hand during the battle against Elias Boudegzdame, which crowned the French-Algerian as Brave’s first ever world champion, Fullen is still on the sidelines. However, he hopes to see a clean sweep for his team in Tijuana and will be there to witness the event. “Lobo” trains alongside main event fighter Alejandro “Pato” Martínez...

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Brave President Mohammed Shahid Details Importance of Mexico and Brazil for the Promotion’s Future

Brave president Mohammed Shahid details importance of Mexico and Brazil for the promotion’s future. Brave Combat Federation president Mohammed Shahid detailed his plans for the promotion’s future in an interview with Sherdog Radio’s Beatdown. As a guest of the show, Shahid shared his belief that the Mexican and Brazilian MMA scenes are instrumental in achieving Brave’s goal of becoming a truly global organisation. In a lenghty interview with TJ De Santis, who will call Brave 7: Untamed live from Tijuana, on July 29th, which marks the promotion’s first incursion into Mexico, Mohammed Shahid claimed that Brave Combat Federation was conceived to give a true platform for MMA talents around the world to show their talents. And few countries have more up and coming fighters than Mexicans and Brazilians – who will have another platform on August 12th, as Brave 8: The Rise of Champions touches...

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SUPER FIGHTS SHAKE THINGS UP AT THUNDER FIGHT 11

SUPER FIGHTS SHAKE THINGS UP AT THUNDER FIGHT 11 Finally, it’s time for the National MMA’s most anticipated fight: Flavio Alvaro and Mauricio Facção will face each other in the main fight of Thunder Fight 11, on August 4 in São Paulo, at the Mané Garrincha Gymnasium. The organization of the event comes up making noise in the national scene by announcing one of the most awaited fights of MMA fans, accompanied by the best card ever written by Thunder Fight, which is already known to marry the best fights of MMA Paulista. Flavio Alvaro é um veterano no MMA e além de ser conhecido pelo ótimo muay-thai, sempre chamou a atenção para suas lutas usando provocações e entradas memoráveis. Ao longo da carreira foram 61 lutas e 49 vitórias, um cartel impressionante para um atleta de um dos esportes mais difíceis da atualidade. Acostumado...

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Full Fight Card Finalized for Brave’s Debut in Mexico

  Full Fight Card Finalized for Brave’s Debut in Mexico Brave Combat Federation has announced the full line-up for its first event in Mexico. Brave 7: Untamed will take place in Tijuana, on July 29th. The main event features a rematch between local heroes Alejandro Martínez and Fabian Quintanar, in a Featherweight matchup. “Pato” and “El Aniquilador” first met during the third season of reality show The Ultimate Fighter Latin America. Martínez prevailed after a hard-fought battle, winning a split decision, and their encounter received Fight Of The Season honors. Now, they will run it back in front of their home fans as both fighters hail from Tijuana. On the co-main event, Lightweight Ivan Castillo looks to rebound from a tough loss against Brazil’s Fighter of the Year Luan “Miau” Santiago as he battles American Chris “Taco” Padilla.  Elsewhere on the main card, Mexican MMA...

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Trio of former UFC fighters to debut at Brave’s Mexico and Brazil cards

Trio of former UFC fighters to debut at Brave’s Mexico and Brazil cards Trio of former UFC fighters to debut at Brave’s Mexico and Brazil cards Brave Combat Federation has announced the signing of Pablo “Gallo Negro” Sabori, who’s best known for his stint on the third season of The Ultimate Fighter Latin America. The Featherweight is expected to make his promotional debut on July 29th, at Brave 7: Untamed in Tijuana, where he trains at Entram Gym. With a professional record of six wins and four losses, “Gallo Negro” is another TUF alum who will fight at Brave 7, as headliners Fabian “El Aniquilador” Quintanar and Alejandro “Pato” Martínez face off in a rematch of their first encounter, which happened during TUF Latin America 3. Also signed on to the Brave roster is Bantamweight Antonio Duarte. Sabori’s teammate at Entram Gym, “El Tigre” has fought...

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CARD OFFICIAL FOR MMA EXPERIENCE 2 – ROAD TO VEGAS

CARD OFFICIAL FOR MMA EXPERIENCE 2 – ROAD TO VEGAS CARD OFFICIAL FOR MMA EXPERIENCE 2 – ROAD TO VEGAS Next Saturday happens MMA Experience 2 – Road to Vegas , an event that takes place at the Novotel Porto Alegre Tres Figueiras. The main event will be the defense of the middleweight belt gaucho Alexandre Hoffmann, won the inaugural event held in April at the headquarters of the IESA Harley Davidson. After defeating the Argentine Matias Adrover, Hoffmann will face Uruguayan Pablo Rodriguez for belt maintenance. The co-main event will be the inaugural race of the belt of the flyweight category, between Jhosé Wagner and Janailson Lima. The official weigh- MMA Experience 2 – Road to Vegas happens on Friday, from 19.30, at IESA Harley Davidson. The event takes place on Saturday at 21 am at the Novotel Porto Alegre Tres Figueiras. Check out the card: Belt weight-average (84kg) Alexandre Hoffmann (Boxer) x Pablo Rodriguez (Uruguay...

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Jose Aldo: F*** it, because I’ll come back, because we go down so we can get back up!

Jose Aldo: F*** it, because I’ll come back, because we go down so we can get back up! Jose Aldo took a devastating loss to Max Holloway at UFC 212 and although there’s been some talk of retirement, it looks like we will see more of Jose Aldo inside the Octagon… Check out his recent Facebook post “Be content to act, and leave the talking to others” – Baltasar Gracian I only have to thank my ‘dad’ Andre Pederneiras, the best team in the world, Nova Uniao, because if it wasn’t for them I wouldn’t be the people’s champion, and (thank) all my trainers, who did a super well done job and got me ready, and all my fans who are always with me, here’s my love and my thank you. I’m speechless with all the love I’ve received until today, and every word you...

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SUCKERPUNCH ENTERTAINMENT SENDS TRIO TO BATTLE IN RIO!

SUCKERPUNCH ENTERTAINMENT SENDS TRIO TO BATTLE IN RIO! SUCKERPUNCH ENTERTAINMENT SENDS TRIO TO BATTLE IN RIO! MMA CHAMPION MAX HOLLOWAY TO HEADLINE AT UFC 212 THIS SATURDAY   Photo credit to Jordan Rita NEW YORK, NY – June 1, 2017 – Alliance MMA, Inc. (“Alliance MMA” or the “Company”) (NASDAQ: AMMA), a professional mixed martial arts (MMA) company that brings together the best regional productions to build the next generation of MMA champions, announced today that three elite athletes represented by SuckerPunch Entertainment, the Company’s fighter management firm, will compete in the Ultimate Fighting Championship’s (UFC) Octagon at the Junesse Arena this Saturday, June 3rd, at UFC 212 in Rio De Janeiro, Brazil.  SuckerPunch’s Max Holloway will defend his interim UFC Featherweight Title against veteran Jose Aldo, while Middleweight knockout artist Oluwale Bamgbose will square off against Paulo Borrachinha, and Brian Kelleher will make his...

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