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'Jacare' Souza opts for surgery, recovery timetable not immediately clear

Following a disappointing TKO loss to Robert Whittaker earlier this month, UFC middleweight contender Ronaldo Souza opted for surgery and will be on the shelf for the next few months. 330 more words


What's 'Jacare' Souza supposed to do now? Seems he has two options

On Friday, Ronaldo Souza danced. In a hotel room cluttered with empty water bottles, shirtless and smiling, “Jacare” celebrated his new UFC contract the day before his fight with Robert Whittaker at UFC on FOX 24. 694 more words


UFC on FOX 24 medical suspensions: 'TUF 23' winner Andrew Sanchez lands 90-day term

Only a handful of fighters emerged from this past Saturday’s UFC on FOX 24 event with more than the minimum mandatory time off.

MMAjunkie today requested and received a list of the suspensions arising from the Missouri Division of Professional Registration’s Office of Athletics, which regulated the event at Sprint Center in Kansas City, Mo. 244 more words


Sean Shelby's Shoes: What's next for Wilson Reis and UFC on FOX 24's other losing fighters?

(ALSO SEE: Sean Shelby’s Shoes: What next for UFC on FOX 24’s winning fighters?)

Defeats are rarely easy for fighters to accept. For UFC on FOX 24’s losing competitors, however, they can take solace in the fact they helped provide an entertaining FOX-televised card on Saturday at Sprint Center in Kansas City, Mo. 755 more words


Champ Michael Bisping on 'Jacare' Souza's upset loss: 'Chat (expletive), get banged'

Although the queue of middleweight contenders continues to deepen, Saturday provided a change to the pecking order when Robert Whittaker dominated Ronaldo Souza at UFC on FOX 24. 384 more words


UFC on FOX 24 results: Robert Whittaker scores big TKO upset win over 'Jacare' Souza

KANSAS CITY, Mo. – Robert Whittaker made sure a pivotal fight with Ronaldo Souza wasn’t a grappling match.

Whittaker (18-4 MMA, 9-2 UFC) shut down Souza’s (23-5 MMA, 6-2 UFC) takedowns and then punished him with fast hands and feet, twice dropping the Brazilian before a second-round finish. 666 more words