Vale Tudo Japan 3rd adds four new fights

Vale Tudo Japan has announced four additional fights for the upcoming Vale Tudo Japan 3rd fight card which will take place on Saturday, October 5th at the Ota City General Gymnasium in Ota, Tokyo, Japan. VTJ and UFC veteran CAOLUNO will be battling DANIEL ROMERO, MOTONOBU TEZUKA steps in the cage against YUTA NEZU, the experienced TAKESHI INOUE takes on YUSUKE YACHI, and newcomers RYUTO SAWADA and HIROYUKI TAKAHASHI have been added to the card.

JZ Cavalcante back to 100% for Strikeforce bout with Josh Thomson

After dealing with injuries over the last couple of years, lightweight standout Gesias “JZ” Cavalcante is back to full strength heading into a Strikeforce Oct. 9 bout in San Jose, Calif., against former champion Josh Thomson.

Four grappling superfights announced for UFC Fan Expo

LAS VEGAS, Nev. – Fans of UFC have to be excited about the recent announcement made by President Dana White. White announced Tuesday on that the UFC Fan Expo will now include grappling superfights involving Caol Uno, Hermes Franca, Fredson Paixao and Javier Vazquez. The event, which will be held May 28-29, will also … Read more

WEC fighters pay tribute to Jens Pulver *VIDEO*

COLUMBUS, Ohio – Saturday night, following a first round submission loss to Javier Vazquez at WEC 47, 35-year-old Jens “Lil’ Evil”¬†Pulver spoke at the post-fight press conference as if his time inside the cage was over. In his prime, Pulver beat the best of the best. In February 2001, he defeated Caol Uno to become … Read more

K-1 veteran Ian James “Goshu Hurricane” Schaffa to train at SSF Submission Academy

Photo: Sherdog - Ian James Schaffa had his first pro MMA fight in 1998 against Caol Uno.

Australian MMA fighter and K-1 veteran Ian James “Goshu Hurricane” Schaffa will be coming to Clarksville, Tenn. in early 2010 to train at the SSF Submission Academy according to Owner/Trainer Ron Dayley.

Schaffa is a very well-rounded fighter who competes at the professional level in MMA (8-6-1), Kickboxing (14-3) and Boxing (8-4-2). Schaffa is a member of Team Schaffa and the Poseidon Gym and fights out of Gold Coast, Australia. He has fought for World Victory Road, Shooto, and K-1 promotions.

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UFC 99 Spotlight: Spencer Fisher – PRO MMA exclusive interview

This Saturday, June 13, 2009, UFC veteran Spencer “The King” Fisher (22-4) will face MMA legend Caol Uno (25-11-4) as the UFC makes mixed martial arts history by holding their first ever event in Germany with “UFC 99: The Comeback.”

PRO MMA ( recently had the privilege of speaking with Spencer about fighting at historic UFC 99 and how he feels he matches up against Uno who is making his return to the Octagon after a six year absence.

Spencer talked about his most recent fight with Shannon Gugerty at UFC 90, gave his opinion and prediction on several high profile fights and fighters, and also shared his thoughts about a certain Cole Miller who recently called out the winner of the Uno vs. Fisher fight. — For your convenience, we have provided the interview in both audio and typed format.

SPENCER FISHER interview (audio):

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