World Series Of Fighting Signs Jake Shields

World Series of Fighting signs Jake Shields to exclusive, multi-fight deal Top-10 ranked welterweight and expected to debut in July Photo Credit: WSOF LAS VEGAS (April 21, 2014) - World Series of Fighting continues to build an extremely stacked welterweight division with the addition of former Strikeforce champion and UFC title contender Jake Shields. With the addition of Shields...
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WSOF Signs Jake Shields To Exclusive Multi-Fight Deal

   LAS VEGAS (April 21, 2014) - World Series of Fighting continues to build an extremely stacked welterweight division with the addition of former Strikeforce champion and UFC title contender Jake Shields. With the addition of Shields, the World Series of Fighting welterweight division is now one of the best on the planet with such top talent as current champion Rousimar...
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Jake Shields Has Signed For World Series Of Fighting

Jake Shields didn’t have too wait around for long as a free agent after being released by the UFC earlier this month as he’s now been snapped to a multi-fight deal by World Series Of Fighting. Shields was cut by the UFC after just a single loss to Hector Lombard at UFC 171 which brought an end to a four fight unbeaten run, but even in victory his performances had been underwhelming...
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Dana White Makes No Apologies for Cutting Jake Shields

UFC president Dana White simply can’t win – that is, if you were to ask Dana White. Fans complain all the livelong day because fighters like former welterweight top contender Jake Shields (pictured) execute aesthetically unappealing grappling-intensive game plans that bore them to tears, yet scream to the high heavens when the UFC decides to let such athletes go (Please see...
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Jake Shields Released from the UFC

Former title contender, Jake Shields has been released from the UFC. Alex Ramirez – April 7, 2014 On Monday morning the UFC announced that former welterweight title challenger Jake Shields (29-7-1-1 NC) had been released from his contract. Shields last competed at UFC 171 where he lost to Hector Lombard via unanimous decision. Shields, who debuted for the company back in 2010,...
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Jake Shields Released From The UFC After Single Defeat

Jake Shields has been released from his contract following his his recent decision loss to Hector Lombard at UFC 171 last month. The move will raise some eyebrows given that this was the former Strikeforce middleweight champion’s first loss in his past five fights in the UFC and he was still ranked No.11 in the welterweight division. However, Shields falls under the same category...
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Jake Shields has been released from the UFC

Just over three years and 8 fights later, with a record of 4-3-1 (with the no contest being a win for Shields if he didn’t pop for an illegal substance), Shields is gone. Some say he was released, but to my knowledge he didn’t have any fights left on his contract. On the heels of his one-sided loss to Hector Lombard, Shields actually hadn’t lost in years, so this, in a way...
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News: Jake Shields Cut From The UFC

Welterweight stud Jake Shields has just been released from the UFC. The former Strikeforce middleweight champion has racked up a 4-3-1 record in the UFC, and despite losing only 1 of his last 5 fights with the promotion, the world’s premier fight league as decided to release the ground specialist. It is unfortunate for Jake and could be yet another sign that the UFC will not put...
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UFC Cuts Jake Shields

After posting a mundane 4-3 (1 NC) record in the UFC, welterweight Jake Shields (pictured) has been released by the planet’s premier mixed martial arts promotion. MMAFighting.com confirmed Shields’ firing with his manager, Lex McMahon of Alchemist Management. “Jake Shields has been released by the UFC,” McMahon expressed in a statement. “Jake appreciates the opportunities...
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16 days ago  |  Discuss

Shields eyes next step toward contention

Jake Shields has spent his entire mixed martial arts career gathering accolades and respect for his talent. As a champion of multiple organizations, Shields' resume includes victories over some of the sport's top fighters, and it doesn't take a deep investigation to understand what he does best is win. Over the course of five years, Shields rattled off an impressive...
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