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  1. Jussier Formiga open to rematch Scott Jorgensen: 'I would submit him again'Read the original story

    Saturday Apr 5 | MMAFighting.com

    One day after the Brazilian MMA Athletic Commission denied Jorgensen's appeal to overturn his submission loss to Formiga to a no-contest, the Kimura Nova Uniao flyweight is open to another bout with "Young Guns."

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  2. A Sol Kwon vs. Giovanni Diniz Headlines Saturday's Road FC - Korea 3: Korea vs. BrazilRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 4 | MMA Weekly

    Road FC's hectic 2014 schedule continues with another event this Saturday in the Road FC - Korea series.

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  3. Jussier Formiga: I don't think it was a head buttRead the original story

    Monday Mar 24 | MMAFighting.com

    The Nova Uniao flyweight locked a tight rear-naked choke with three minutes into the first round against Scott Jorgensen at UFC Fight Night 38 in Natal, Brazil, and got the tap.

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  4. Jussier Formiga wants to prove that he belongs with UFC's bestRead the original story

    Sunday Mar 23 | MMAFighting.com

    Jussier Formiga was the No. 1 flyweight in the world before the UFC created the division in 2012, but the Brazilian has yet to show the reason inside the Octagon.

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  5. UFC Fight Night 39 Prelims: Jussier da Silva Rear-Naked Choke Taps Scott JorgensenRead the original story

    Sunday Mar 23 | Sherdog

    Jussier da Silva probably envisioned an ending like this. "Formiga" submitted World Extreme Cagefighting veteran Scott Jorgensen with a first-round rear-naked choke at UFC Fight Night 39 "Shogun vs. Henderson 2" on Sunday at Nelio Dias Gymnasium in Natal, Brazil.

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  6. Shogun vs Hendo: The quick and dirtyRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 19 | MMA Mania

    It's time for another testosterone laden TUF Brazil bonanza, in which the UFC trots out all the guys who can't get a TEU in America so they can rampage over mismatched cans the organization can't sell on a PPV in the USA.

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  7. During Carnival, samba's more than just dance to BraziliansRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 5, 2014 | The China Post

    Extraterrestrial toucan birds, neon green spacemen waving Brazilian flags and legions of scantily clad women and men dancing a furious samba opened the final round of Rio de Janeiro's extravagant Carnival parades Monday night.

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  8. Rio Carnival 2014, Day 2Rio Carnival 2014, Day 2RIO de Janeiro,...Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 4, 2014 | KSDK-TV Saint Louis

    MARCH 03: Queen of Percussion Bruna Bruno of Uniao da Ilha Samba School performs during its parade at 2014 Brazilian Carnival at Sapucai Sambadrome on March 03, 2014 in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil.

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  9. Brazil brushes aside World Cup fears to celebrate Rio CarnivalRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 4, 2014 | Daily Mail

    'We love Rachel and wish she would wake up': Father being sued by 'spoiled' daughter, 18, who claims parents kicked her out says she RAN AWAY believing she 'could do better on her own' Sitting comfortably? You won't be after reading this: Cankles, constipation and even 'brain fog' - why we should all try to spend a lot less time on our bottoms ... (more)

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  10. Rio Carnival goes football madRead the original story

    Mar 4, 2014 | Metro

    A reveler of the Imperatriz samba school performs during the second night of carnival parade at the Sambadrome in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil on March 4, 2014.

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  11. Rio Carnival twist and shouts to...Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 3, 2014 | Suria

    Beatlemania gripped the Rio Carnival as more than 130,000 revelers twist and shouted to samba versions of the Fab Four's greatest hits.

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  12. Pederneiras states that Brazil has the better fightersRead the original story

    Feb 26, 2014 | BloodyElbow

    Nova Uniao head coach Dede Pederneiras claims Brazilian fighters are just better, arguing that only in his country athletes thrive and reach achievements without the proper support.

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  13. 2014 carnival season beginsRead the original story

    Feb 16, 2014 | Albany Times Union

    Dancers of Uniao da Ilha do Governador samba school perform during their rehearsal on a street in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil on Februrary 12, 2014.

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  14. Carnival season beginsRead the original story

    Feb 16, 2014 | Connecticut Post

    Dancers of Uniao da Ilha do Governador samba school perform during their rehearsal on a street in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil on Februrary 12, 2014.

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  15. Brazil deploys National Force for World Cup workshop securityRead the original story

    Feb 14, 2014 | Newkerala.com

    Rio de Janeiro, Feb 14 : Brazil's National Force will be deployed during next week's FIFA World Cup Team Workshop in the southern city of Florianopolis in a bid to avert the threat of violence.

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  16. Brazilian MMA Fighter Murdered in Brazil, Allegedly by Former Police OfficerRead the original story

    Feb 11, 2014 | BleacherReport

    Brazilian mixed martial artist Luiz de Franca, a fighter who trained with the Kimura Nova Uniao team, was murdered inside a Natal, Brazil gym on Monday .

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  17. Kimura Nova Uniao fighter murdered in Brazil, allegedly by police officerRead the original story

    Feb 11, 2014 | BloodyElbow

    Kimura Nova Uniao fighter Luiz de Franca was murdered in Natal, and the prime suspect is a police officer that used to train at the same facility as the victim.

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  18. Luiz de Franca, a Kimura Nova Uniao fighter, was murdered in BrazilRead the original story

    Feb 10, 2014 | MMAFighting.com

    Luiz de Franca, a 3-0 welterweight from Kimura Nova Uniao team, was murdered inside a gym on Monday morning in Natal, Brazil.

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  19. Top 10 Flyweight ProspectsRead the original story

    Feb 7, 2014 | BloodyElbow

    Here are my top 10 Flyweight prospects, and I'm finishing it up at a good time as one of them fought last weekend, and three of them are in action coming up this weekend.

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  20. Ronny Markes vs. Thiago Santos slated for UFC Fight Night card in BrazilRead the original story

    Jan 16, 2014 | MMAFighting.com

    Coming off a tough loss to Yoel Romero at the UFC Fight for the Troops 3 card in November, Ronny Markes returns to the UFC against fellow Brazilian Thiago Santos at the yet-to-be-announced UFC Fight Night card in Natal, Brazil, on March 23. Markes , a former Shooto South American champion, enters a fight coming off a loss for the first time since ... (more)

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