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WSOF champ Rousimar Palhares: I’m here for work, not for trash-talk

WSOF welterweight champion Rousimar Palhares is no stranger to critics. He’s met plenty as a controversial submission artist.

That’s why the words of an upcoming title challenger, ex-Strikeforce champ and onetime UFC title challenger Jake Shields, don’t faze him much. 371 more words


WSOF 22 Predictions: Palhares vs. Shields

WSOF 22 Predictions has two title fight this weekend, but will their champions retain their belts? Check out what The Gi Guru thinks inside this article. 351 more words


Jake Shields had plenty to say about 'dirty' Rousimar Palhares on WSOF 22 media call

Jake Shields is unwaveringly forward with his opinion of WSOF welterweight champion Rousimar Palhares: He respects the fighter, but not the man.

Palhares’ sketchy history is well documented. 778 more words




Jake Shields vs Rousimar Palhares

     Something about welterweights this month, even WSOF has a great fight on paper. It stacks up with BJJ stars Shield a genius with the take down and getting top position, and Palhares a dangerous Boogie Man from the bottom and the leg lock game is unmatched in the lighter weight divisions. 347 more words


WSOF 22 stacks deck vs. UFC 190 with championship triple-header, flyweight title

With the UFC heading to Brazil on Aug. 1 with women’s bantamweight champion Ronda Rousey (11-0) vs. undefeated contender Bethe Correia (9-0), officials from fellow Las Vegas-based MMA promotion WSOF have elected to go head-to-head with their most auspicious card to date. 247 more words


Rousimar Palhares' open letter to Jake Shields: Talk now, because you're running out of time

Earlier this year, Jake Shields admitted while he’s not a dirty fighter, he doesn’t mind teaching a lesson to someone he considers to be a bit of a liability in the cage. 359 more words


Georges St-Pierre regrets his losses, and even a few of his wins

In more than a decade of testing himself against some of the gnarliest killers the welterweight division has to offer, Georges St-Pierre fashioned one of the greatest careers in MMA history. 199 more words