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  1. 'Babalu' Sobral still waiting to get paid by MetamorisRead the original story w/Photo

    May 27, 2016 | MMAFighting.com

    ... after this next event." Metamoris has an event scheduled for July 17, and it was expected to be headlined by Roger Gracie vs. Marcus "Buchecha" Almeida. However, Almeida MMA Fighting he had decided to withdraw from the card. With "Buchecha" out of ...

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  2. Roger Gracie: Winning ONE Championship Belt Means More Than Any of His BJJ TitlesRead the original story w/Photo

    May 21, 2016 | MMA Weekly

    Roger Gracie is a ten-time BJJ world champion but the Brazilian says his most recent martial arts achievement is the crowning moment of his career. Earlier this month he claimed the inaugural ONE Championship light heavyweight title with a submission win over Michal Pasternak in Singapore.

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  3. Beyond the Octagon: Roger Gracie takes light-heavyweight title, UFC vets go 3-3Read the original story w/Photo

    May 19, 2016 | BloodyElbow

    ... as prominent an MMA title. That changed at ONE Championship's latest event. In the night's co-main event, Roger Gracie returned from a year and a half away from MMA competition to face the undefeated Michal Pasternak for the title of inaugural ...

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  4. Buchecha scraps Gracie rematch at Metamoris 7Read the original story w/Photo

    May 18, 2016 | BloodyElbow

    The much-discussed rumors are true, Marcus 'Buchecha' Almeida will not be facing Roger Gracie at Metamoris 7, despite the match having already been promoted by the promotion. The rumors are true, Buchecha will not be appearing at Metamoris 7. Since the super-match between Buchecha and the ever-exciting Roger Gracie was announced, there have been rumors surrounding its validity.

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  5. Marcus 'Buchecha' out of Metamoris 7 main event with Roger GracieRead the original story w/Photo

    May 17, 2016 | MMAFighting.com

    "Buchecha", a four-time jiu-jitsu world champion, was expected to headline Metamoris 7 in Los Angeles, Calif., on July 17, in a rematch with 10-time jiu-jitsu world champion Roger Gracie . "There will not be a rematch between myself and Roger Gracie at Metamoris 7," Almeida said in a statement released to MMA Fighting.

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  6. Roger Gracie joins Evolve MMA fight teamRead the original story w/Photo

    May 10, 2016 | MMA Mania

    Roger Gracie won the ONE Championship light heavyweight title at the Singapore Indoor Stadium last Friday and he will be spending a lot more time in the country after deciding to join Evolve MMA. The 10-time Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu world champion became the first Gracie to win a title in the modern era when he submitted Michal Pasternak at ONE: "Ascent to Power" and finished his fight camp at Evolve MMA i n Singapore in preparation for that title bout.

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  7. Angela Lee wins ONE's inaugural Women's Atomweight World ChampionshipRead the original story w/Photo

    May 7, 2016 | Mirror.co.uk

    ... and in doing so Lee became the first ever ONE championship women's champion. In the evening's co-main event, Roger Gracie of the world-renowned Gracie fighting family of Brazil, dispatched previously-unbeaten opponent Michal Pasternak of Poland with ...

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  8. Angela Lee, Roger Gracie earn ONE Championship titlesRead the original story w/Photo

    May 6, 2016 | ABS-CBN News

    ... record that did not get submitted. In the other title bout of the evening, Brazilian submission specialist Roger Gracie had a significantly quicker night, putting previously unbeaten Michal Pasternak to sleep in under three minutes to capture the ...

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  9. Angela Lee, Roger Gracie capture championship titles at ONE: 'Ascent to Power'Read the original story w/Photo

    May 6, 2016 | MMA Mania

    ... opponent Mei Yamaguchi to clinch the inaugural ONE Women's Atomweight World Championship. In the co-main event, Roger Gracie put Michal Pasternak to sleep to earn the inaugural ONE Light Heavyweight World Championship. In the main event, Singapore's ...

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  10. Angela Lee Takes Atomweight Title in One Championship 42 FOTY ContenderRead the original story w/Photo

    May 6, 2016 | Sherdog

    ... settle for the decision. Yamaguchi still has never been finished in her 25-fight career. In the co-main event, Roger Gracie captured the vacant One Championship light heavyweight title, as he choked the previously undefeated Michal Pasternak ...

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  11. ONE Championship 42 results: Angela Lee captures gold over Mei Yamaguchi in instant classicRead the original story w/Photo

    May 6, 2016 | MMAFighting.com

    ... really lucky to be surrounded by such amazing people." In the night's co-main event, decorated jiu-jitsu artist Roger Gracie (8-2) made short work of the previously unbeaten Michal Pasternak (11-1), choking the Pole unconscious with a first-round ...

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  12. ONE Championship 42 Results: Lee vs. YamaguchiRead the original story w/Photo

    May 6, 2016 | MMAFighting.com

    ... In teh main event, Angela Lee squares off against Mei Yamaguchi for the inaugural women's atomweight title. Roger Gracie squares off against Michal Pasternak for the ONE light heavyweight title. Check out the ONE championship results below. Angela ...

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  13. Angela Lee Wins Inaugural ONE Atomweight Title After Thrilling Five-Round WarRead the original story w/Photo

    May 5, 2016 | MMA Weekly

    ... be surrounded by such amazing people. I want to dedicate this fight to my Mum and Dad." In the co-main event, Roger Gracie (8-2) needed just 2:12 to finish the previously undefeated Michal Pasternak (11-1). The BJJ black belt executed a trip early ...

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  14. ONE: 'Ascent to Power' previewRead the original story w/Photo

    May 5, 2016 | MMA Mania

    ... with a serious knee injury. Both men are used to being taller than opponents and like to look for takedowns but Roger Gracie (7-2) is the taller of the two and (at the risk of stating the supremely obvious) has the superior ground game. ...

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  15. Roger Gracie wants to become ONE's first two-division championRead the original story w/Photo

    May 5, 2016 | MMAFighting.com

    Two weeks before his second fight under the ONE Championship banner, Roger Gracie received some news. He wouldn't need to cut more weight, and his fight with Michal Pasternak would be for the vacant light heavyweight title.

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  16. Vancouver-born fighter (Unstoppable) Angela Lee goes after world titleRead the original story w/Photo

    May 4, 2016 | The Globe and Mail

    ... The Lee-Yamaguchi fight is the main event at the "Ascent to Power" show at Singapore Indoor Stadium. Brazil's Roger Gracie (7-2-0) faces Poland's Michal Pasternak (11-0-0) in the co-main event, with the light-heavyweight world championship on the ...

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  17. Vancouver-based fighter (Unstoppable) Angela Lee goes after world titleRead the original story w/Photo

    May 4, 2016 | The Chronicle Herald

    ... The Lee-Yamaguchi fight is the main event at the "Ascent to Power" show at Singapore Indoor Stadium. Brazil's Roger Gracie (7-2-0) faces Poland's Michal Pasternak (11-0-0) in the co-main event, with the light-heavyweight world championship on the ...

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  18. Vitaly Bigdash out of ONE: Ascent to Power due to injuryRead the original story w/Photo

    May 3, 2016 | ABS-CBN News

    The largest sports media property in Asian history, ONE Championship , has announced that ONE Middleweight World Champion Vitaly Bigdash will no longer be able to compete at ONE: ASCENT TO POWER due to an injury he suffered during training. The co-main event will now be between Roger Gracie and Michal Pasternak with the inauguralONE Light Heavyweight World Championship at stake.

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  19. Michal Pasternak Brings a Never Say Die Attitude into ONE Championship Title FightRead the original story w/Photo

    May 3, 2016 | MMA Weekly

    ... title shot. His reward for the win over Rafael Silva on his promotional debut is a title tilt against Roger Gracie . Pasternak outlined exactly what he had to do to earn it. "I thought that I damaged my leg very badly but I only had torn ligaments ...

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  20. Angela Hill Thriving as She Heads into Invicta FC Title Fight on SaturdayRead the original story w/Photo

    May 3, 2016 | MMA Weekly

    ... next one, so I want to fight while my body is still pliable and rack up as many wins and fights as possible." Roger Gracie's name nor accomplishments instill fear in Michal Pasternak, who hopes to defeat him for the inaugural ONE Championship light ...

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