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Jose Aldo Vs Chad Mendes Now Scheduled For UFC 179 In Brazil

Featherweight champion Jose Aldo will defend his title against Chad Mendes at UFC 179 in Rio De Janerio, Brazil on October 25th. The two were originally scheduled to fight in the main event of UFC 176, but Aldo pulled out due to an injury which forced the entire event, which was scheduled to take place next weekend in Los Angeles, to collapse. The two fighters have fought once before...
Via Fight Of The Night
1 day ago  |  Discuss

Jose Aldo Takes In Germany vs Argentina

 The featherweight champ and his wife were in attendance for the World Cup final on Sunday as they watched Germany defeat Argentina late in overtime.  Really hoping that Aldo’s injury heals up quickly and he is able to take on Chad Mendes this October.  But I love the new found animosity between the two as it makes the fight that much more exciting. Jose Aldo definitely isn’t...
Via Tito Couture
15 days ago  |  Discuss

Jose Aldo Puts Chad Mendes On Blast In Open Letter

At the start of this week Chad Mendes stated during an interview on ‘The MMA Hour’ show that Jose Aldo, ‘can’t run from me forever’, after the featherweight champion pulled out of their UFC 176 headliner due to an injury, and it’s fair to say that the Brazilian star isn’t too happy about it. So much so in fact that Aldo felt compelled to write an open letter to his...
Via Fight Of The Night
16 days ago  |  Discuss

Jose Aldo Says Chad Mendes Is A Pu**y And Hints At PED Use

Last week, UFC featherweight champion Jose Aldo had to bow out of his scheduled UFC 176 fight with Chad Mendes due to injury. Mendes did interview with on Monday stating that Aldo can’t run from him forever. Usually mild-mannered, Aldo responded in an open letter to Brazilian outlet, to Mendes’ accusations. New Urijah Faber UFC 175 Official Walkout...
Via Between The Ropes
17 days ago  |  Discuss

Jose Aldo Definitely Isn’t Cutting Weight Anymore

Featherweight champion Jose Aldo recently had to pull out of his schedule title defense against Team Alpha Male’s Chad Mendes.  Everyone seems to be hopeful that the injury is not too severe and the champ will be able to fight in October, but we will know more when he visits the doctor again next week.  I guess the champ isn’t very worried about his weight as he scarfs down...
Via Tito Couture
17 days ago  |  Discuss

UFC Would Arrange Interim Title Fight if Champ Jose Aldo Not Back by October

Despite being the only featherweight champion the UFC has ever known, rattling off six straight title defenses since the promotion introduced the division after absorbing the WEC in December 2010, UFC CEO Lorenzo Fertitta (pictured) would have no qualms with arranging an interim title tilt if champ Jose Aldo is unable to return by October. Aldo was slated to defend his throne against...
20 days ago  |  Discuss

UFC 176 canceled after injury to Jose Aldo

UFC 176 was set to take place at the Staples Center in Los Angeles on August 2, but on Tuesday the company was forced to cancel the event. Thanks to an injury to featherweight champion Jose Aldo, the UFC couldn’t replace the main event on such short notice and decided to cut its losses. It is the second time Zuffa (which owns the organization) has been forced to cancel a major...
Via Midwest Sports Fans
20 days ago  |  Discuss

UFC 176 Off After Jose Aldo Injury

For just the second time in the organization’s history, the UFC announced Tuesday they are cancelling UFC 176, which was scheduled to take place in Los Angeles August 2. The cancelled event is linked to the late shoulder/spine injury of featherweight champion Jose Aldo, who was scheduled to headline the card in a rematch with […]
Via Full Scale Sports
20 days ago  |  Discuss

UFC 176 ‘Postponed’ After Jose Aldo Injury

Unwilling to go down the same path as UFC 151, the Ultimate Fighting Championship has opted not to cancel UFC 176, but “postpone” the event instead. The event was slated to take place August 2 inside Staples Center in Los Angeles, California. Featherweight king Jose Aldo (pictured) was slated to headline the show against Chad Mendes, but Aldo was forced to withdraw last week...
21 days ago  |  Discuss

Champ Jose Aldo Injured, Out of UFC 176 Title Fight With Chad Mendes

That’s so not money. On this week’s edition of “UFC Tonight,” it was announced an undisclosed injury has forced reigning featherweight champion Jose Aldo (pictured) out of his UFC 176 title tilt against Chad “Money” Mendes. No word on how long Aldo will be forced to ride the pine. It is believed the UFC will shelve Mendes until the Brazilian is good to go. Mendes’ last...
27 days ago  |  Discuss
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