1. Rousimar Palhares: Troubled Jiu Jitsu Ace May Finally Be Called Out on Strikes

    Few tears were shed for Rousimar Palhares on Tuesday, as the talented but troubled grappler was stripped of his World Series of Fighting welterweight title and suspended indefinitely, pending an athletic commission inquiry...

    Chad Dundas Written by Chad Dundas about 25 days ago 11,427 reads 32 comments

  2. Rousimar Palhares Temporarily Suspended by Nevada Athletic Commission

    Update: Rousimar Palhares and his WSOF 22 opponent, Jake Shields, have been issued temporary suspensions by the Nevada State Athletic Commission, per MMAMania.com ...

    Steven Rondina Written by Steven Rondina about 25 days ago 24,349 reads 83 comments

  3. The Trouble with Rousimar Palhares

    Who can say what goes through Rousimar Palhares' mind? In moments such as the one Saturday night, when Palhares again held a submission too long, who can say what the man is thinking? ...

    Jeremy Botter Written by Jeremy Botter about 27 days ago 31,917 reads 124 comments

  4. WSOF 22: Rousimar Palhares Scores Controversial Submission Win over Jake Shields

    Another World Series of Fighting event, another controversial win for their welterweight champion, Rousimar Palhares ...

    Steven Rondina Written by Steven Rondina about 28 days ago 32,627 reads 171 comments

  5. WSOF 22: Reasons to Watch Palhares vs. Shields Fight Card

    If you're looking for star power, UFC 190 is the way to go. But if you want a solid fight card, top to bottom, what you really want this Saturday is World Series of Fighting 22. Maybe get the toggle button ready on your remote control...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 30 days ago 1,175 reads 4 comments

  6. The Beaten Path: Abubakar Nurmagomedov Follows Brother Khabib into Big-Time MMA

    OK, so they're not technically brothers. But who's counting, really. Plus, "people who have lived in the same house since they were young boys" doesn't have the same ring to it...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 1 month ago 8,306 reads 7 comments

  7. WSOF Executive Ali Abdel-Aziz: Thiago Silva Will Fight Again in WSOF

    Despite being denied a license to fight in Nevada this week, light heavyweight Thiago Silva will fight again in the World Series of Fighting promotion...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 1 month ago 8,113 reads 12 comments

  8. Jake Shields Plans to Teach Rousimar Palhares a Lesson at WSOF 22

    Jake Shields has never been one to make a fight personal, but he's definitely carrying a grudge heading into his bout against Rousimar Palhares...

    Duane Finley Written by Duane Finley about 1 month ago 7,802 reads 24 comments