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‘Shogun’ Rua lays out clear retirement plans ahead of UFC Sao Paulo

This weekend, in the co-main event of UFC Sao Paulo, former UFC light heavyweight champion and irrefutable MMA legend Mauricio "Shogun" Rua will return...
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Paul Craig steps in to fight “Shogun” at UFC São Paulo

UFC light heavyweight Paul Craig will step in to face Mauricio "Shogun" Rua in the co-main event of UFC São Paulo, UFC has announced. The...
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Shogun Rua to return to action opposite Sam Alvey

The MMA legend Maurício "Shogun" Rua is set to return to the Octagon. According to ESPN, the former light heavyweight champion will fight Sam Alvey...
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Tyson Pedro breaks silence on ‘Shogun’ loss

Last weekend, in the co-main event of UFC Adelaide, Australia's Tyson Pedro stepped into the Octagon with Brazilian legend Mauricio "Shogun" Rua — easily...
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Fighters react to Shogun Rua stopping Tyson Pedro in Round 3

A light heavyweight contest featuring former division champion Mauricio Shogun Rua taking on perennial contender Tyson Pedro took place at tonight's UFC Adelaide event. Shogun...
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UFC Adelaide Results: Shogun Rua TKO’s Tyson Pedro (Highlights)

A key light heavyweight bout between former division champion Mauricio Shogun Rua and perennial contender Tyson Pedro served as the co-headliner of tonight's UFC...
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Report | Mauricio ‘Shogun’ Rua to return against Tyson Pedro at UFC Adelaide

Former UFC light heavyweight champion Mauricio "Shogun" Rua will reportedly return to the cage at UFC Adelaide on December 2, where he'll take on...
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Mauricio “Shogun” Rua lays out retirement plans

Mauricio "Shogun" Rua's July knockout loss to Anthony Smith did more than derail his impressive, three-fight winning streak. It also caused many fans to...
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Shogun Rua reacts to tough KO loss to Anthony Smith: “Life continues”

On Sunday night, in the main event of UFC Hamburg, former UFC light heavyweight champion Mauricio Shogun Rua returned to the cage opposite Anthony...
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UFC Hamburg results: Anthony Smith devastates Shogun in the first (video)

The UFC Hamburg main event occurred at light heavyweight, where former champion and MMA legend Mauricio Shogun Rua looked to extend his streak to...
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UFC Hamburg: Shogun vs. Smith Live Results

On Sunday, the UFC returned to Hamburg, Germany for the first time since September of 2016. This UFC Hamburg card was headlined by a...
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Anthony Smith explains how Daniel Cormier accidentally raised the stakes of Shogun fight

Daniel Cormier, who now owns the UFC heavyweight and light heavyweight titles, recently stated that he'd like to squeeze in a light heavyweight title defense before...
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Daniel Cormier says light heavyweight fight with ‘Shogun’ could precede Lesnar fight

Shortly after UFC light heavyweight champion Daniel Cormier knocked out Stipe Miocic to capture the UFC heavyweight belt, we learned that he's going to...
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Report | Anthony Smith agrees to fill in for Volkan Oezdemir against Shogun Rua

Earlier today, it was announced that Volkan Oezdemir would be backing out of his UFC Hamburg headliner with Mauricio "Shogun" Rua. Why did he back...
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Volkan Oezdemir vs. Shogun Rua rescheduled for UFC Hamburg

Originally, former UFC light heavyweight champion Mauricio "Shogun" Rua and recent UFC light heavyweight title challenger Volkan Oezdemir were expected to meet in the...
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BREAKING | “Shogun” Rua and Volkan Oezdemir booked for showdown in Chile

The UFC's upcoming debut in Chile, which is scheduled for May 19, will feature one hell of a light heavyweight showdown as former UFC...
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After thrilling win over Jimi Manuwa, Jan Blachowicz eyes a fight with a legend

In the co-main event of last night's UFC London card, Polish light heavyweight Jan Blachowicz avenged a 2015 decision loss to Jimi Manuwa, capturing...
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Mauricio “Shogun” Rua issues lengthy statement explaining withdrawal from OSP fight

Over the weekend, we learned that former UFC light heavyweight champion Mauricio "Shogun" Rua was out of his planned UFC Fight Night 117 scrap...
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BREAKING! Shogun Rua is out, Ovince Saint Preux gets a new opponent

Earlier tonight news broke that former UFC light heavyweight champion Mauricio Shogun Rua was forced out of his scheduled rematch with Ovince Saint Preux...
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Report: “Shogun” returns to Japan for September fight night

Mauricio "Shogun" Rua, one of the biggest stars to emerge from the now defunct Japanese promotion PRIDE, will reportedly be returning to the land...
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Coach spills the beans on location and date of “Shogun” Rua’s next fight

Though he has been labelled as "washed up" and "past his prime" more than a few times over the last few year, PRIDE legend...
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Shogun Rua eyeing title shot, admits he isn’t there

MMA legend Mauricio Shogun Rua has continued to continue his winning ways despite the fact that at 35 years old, and with fifteen professional...
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VIDEO | Shogun Rua discusses his UFC Fight Night 106 victory over Gian Villante

https://youtu.be/TdP5Sbzvyrg Mixed martial arts legend Mauricio 'Shogun' Rua scored yet another knockout victory at last night's UFC Fight Night 106 event in Brazil, stopping Gian...
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MMA community reacts to Mauricio “Shogun” Rua’s stoppage of Gian Villante

Last night, the UFC touched down in sun soaked Fortaleza, Brazil, with UFC Fight Night 106. This card was a stacked one as far as...

UFC Fight Night 106 Results: Mauricio Rua TKO’s Gian Villante (Highlights)

A light heavyweight bout between former division champion Mauricio Rua and Gian Villante served as the co-main event of tonight's UFC Fight Night 106...
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Shogun Rua discusses potential retirement

After fifteen years of fighting professionally, at the age of 35, many are wondering just how much longer MMA legend Mauricio Shogun Rua will...
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‘Shogun’ Rua returns against Gian Villante in March

Mauricio 'Shogun' Rua now knows the details of his next fight. The former light heavyweight champ will be taking on Gian Villante on March...
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Mauricio ‘Shogun’ Rua says critics are ‘like a virgin who watches porn all his...

Mauricio "Shogun" Rua is a legend in mixed martial arts. The former PRIDE Middleweight Grand Prix Champion and former UFC light heavyweight champion had...