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  1. Poliana Botelho's first experience in the UFC came in a popular Brazilian soap operaRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Oct 7 | MMAFighting.com

    Lights are on. The music is playing, and Poliana Botelho walks to the stage to weigh in for her UFC debut.


  2. Jessica Andrade touts virtues of staying in Brazil to train in apparent swipe at Claudia GadelhaRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Sep 23 | MMAFighting.com

    It's not uncommon for fighters to change training camps when they're looking to raise their game to the next level, but don't tell Jessica Andrade that it's a necessity. The proud Brazilian picked up the biggest win of her career Friday, taking a convincing unanimous decision over her countrywoman Claudia Gadelha after three thrilling and bloody rounds in the co-main event of UFC Japan in Saitama.


  3. Jessica Andrade claims Claudia Gadelha's reputation is...Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 21 | MMA Mania

    There are some fighters who don't necessarily care to fight one of their fellow countrymen . Take Anderson Silva for example, who says there are plenty of other non-Brazilian fighters in the game for him to take on if he had his choice.


  4. UFC: Jose Aldo wants to box after MMA career is overRead the original story

    Aug 30, 2017 | Cage Pages

    Another day and another UFC name wants to crossover from the world of MMA to the that of professional boxing. Former UFC featherweight champion Jose Aldo wants to fight out of his current promotional contract and then pursue a career in professional boxing.


  5. BWW Interview: Ella Spira and Pietra Mello-Pittman Talk Voices of the AmazonRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 20, 2017 | BroadwayWorld.com

    Sisters Grimm, a company founded by composer Ella Spira and choreographer Pietra Mello-Pittman, is following up hit show INALA with new dance musical Voices of the Amazon . Fusing ballet, contemporary and capoeira with a Brazilian score and narration by Jeremy Irons, it premieres this July at Sadler's Wells.


  6. Coach says Jose Aldo suffered leg injury prior to UFC 212 fight with Max HollowayRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 13, 2017 | MMAFighting.com

    "Scarface" met the Hawaiian talent on June 3 in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, and lost via third-round TKO. Right after the defeat, Aldo's coach Andre Pederneiras explained that his fighter didn't throw many leg kicks because Holloway would counter with punches.


  7. Design and rationale for the WARFA trial: a randomized controlled...Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 6, 2017 | BioMed Central

    Warfarin is a commonly used anticoagulant. Whether a given dose of the different formulations of Brazilian warfarin will result in the same effect on the international normalized ratio is uncertain.


  8. Video: Local MMA reporter gets roughed up by Jose Aldo in sparringRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 3, 2017 | BloodyElbow

    Tiago, a Brazilian sports reporter for Globo TV, wanted to find out just how tough championship-level MMA really is, so he decided to contact UFC featherweight champion Jose Aldo . Tiago wanted to be put through the same grueling training regime as 'Scarface', and Nova Uniao pulled back no punches.


  9. Claudia Gadelha says she's the 'only strawweight' that can beat champion Joanna JedrzejczykRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 3, 2017 | MMA Mania

    Brazilian contender Claudia Gadelha is looking to rebuild her title worth after losing to current women's strawweight champion Joanna Jedrzejczyk twice since 2014, and it all starts later this evening at UFC 212 live on pay-per-view from inside the Jeunesse Arena in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, when Gadelha meets former title challenger Karolina Kowalkiewicz. If Gadelha can get past the Polish striker at UFC 212 and win her second fight in a row, the road back to a title shot will shorten.


  10. Bellator 177: John Macapa's Scar a Reflection of His JourneyRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 14, 2017 | Cage Pages

    John Macapa Teixeira co-main events this Friday's Bellator 177 event. We spoke to him about the events and adversity that have shaped his MMA career so far, and how they'll guide him to victory.


  11. Jose Mourinho: It would be exciting to coach this teamRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 29, 2017 | Daily Star

    Although the former Chelsea boss seems to think the "exciting" Brazil job could be off limits - for one specific reason. Mourinho said: "I think following Manchester United I need an easier job than Manchester United, and coaching the Brazilian team should be more difficult.


  12. Ap Photos: Best of Carnival in Latin America, CaribbeanRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 1, 2017 | Albany Times Union

    Performers from the Salgueiro samba school dance during Carnival celebrations at the Sambadrome in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, Monday, Feb. 27, 2017. Performers from the Salgueiro samba school dance during Carnival celebrations at the Sambadrome in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, Monday, Feb. 27, 2017.


  13. PHOTOS: 2017 Carnival in Rio de JaneiroRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 28, 2017 | Los Angeles Times

    Brazil has gone a little less wild for this year's Carnival celebrations, with more demure costumes that represent the country's numerous local celebrations. This shift in Carnival culture came as a surprise for many Brazilians, although not an unwelcome one.


  14. Rio carnival fantasy hides dirty realityRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 28, 2017 | New Vision

    PIC: Revellers of the Mangueira samba school perform on the second night of Rio's Carnival at the Sambadrome in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, early on February 28, 2017. Rio's Sambodromo parades are a fantasy of beautiful bodies and dreamlike costumes but the self-declared greatest show on Earth is prepared in a dirty street next to an open sewer.


  15. Samba School Uniao da Ilha Ready for Carnival 2017Read the original story

    Feb 14, 2017 | The Rio Times

    The second night of Carnival 2017's Grupo Especial competition will take place on Monday, February 27th in the SambA3dromo. The evening will begin with a performance from samba school UniA o da Ilha at 10PM, opening the SambA3dromo's celebrations for the evening.


  16. Brazil Slum Dwellers Shun Home Ownership, Fearing GentrificationRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 3, 2017 | Voice of America

    A For Rent sign hangs alongside a bridge of the Transolimpica BRT, an express road built through the Vila Uniao favela of Rio de Janeiro to join two Rio 2016 Olympic venues, Aug. 12, 2016. Mauricio Hora's family has lived in Rio de Janeiro's oldest favela for generations but despite his deep roots, the artist-activist has no interest in formally owning his home.


  17. Serie A Samba Schools Will Open Rio's 2017 CarnivalRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 24, 2017 | The Rio Times

    With 2017's Carnival celebrations approaching fast, Rio de Janeiro's samba schools are getting ready to take their places in the Sambodromo. Second League parades will open this year's competition with the Sambodromo's first six performances marching through on Friday, February 24th this year.