MMA veteran Paulo Filho known for fighting in Pride Fighting Championships and World Extreme Cagefighting was injured in a car accident in Niteroi, Brazil, on Monday morning. This comes via an article on Sherdog.com. Reportedly Filho suffered fractures in his hand and hip after the vehicle he was driving smashed head on with a Vectra. … Read more
It was painful to watch former UFC light heavyweight champion and TUF winner Rashad Evans get knocked out in his fight against Glover Teixeira on Saturday night. I couldn’t help but think the game has passed Evans by, more so due to father time and injuries than anything else. However, it’s clear he’s not the … Read more
World Series of Fighting held their second event Saturday night at the Revel in Atlantic City, N.J. The main event saw former UFC welterweight Anthony Johnson put on several pounds to take on former UFC champ Andrei Arlovski in a heavyweight headliner. Check out that fight and the rest of the main card action right here.
The weigh-ins for World Series of Fighting (WSOF) 2 took place Friday at the Revel in Atlantic City, N.J., the same location hosting Saturday’s fight card headlined by a heavyweight match-up between Andrei “The Pit Bull” Arlovski vs. Anthony “Rumble” Johnson.
Arlovski weighed in at 245.5 pounds, while Johnson, a former UFC welterweight, tipped the scales at 230.3 pounds. Co-headliner Marlon Moraes weighed in at 135.5 pounds, while his opponent Tyson Nam weighed in at 135.2 pounds.
Former PRIDE standout and WEC middleweight champion Paulo Filho lost for only the second time in his career on Oct. 23, losing a unanimous decision to undefeated prospect Marcos Rogerio “Pezao” de Lima.
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ProMMAnow.com will provide live results and play-by-play commentary tonight starting at 7:00 p.m. PT / 10:00 p.m. ET. MMA legends Ken Shamrock and Pedro Rizzo will fight in the main event.