The complicated saga of Jose Aldo

To many fans of fighting Jose Aldo is regarded as one of if not the best featherweights of all time. His run in WEC is looked at as one of the most dominate runs in MMA history. Stacking up impressive wins against opponents like Urijah Faber and Cub Swanson on his way to becoming the final featherweight champion in WEC before it merged with the UFC. His transition to the UFC was...
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Angry Jose Aldo Seems Serious About Leaving UFC, Willing To Go To Court

Jose Aldo will have to continue to wait a bit longer to get a chance for a rematch against Conor McGregor. That is, if he still wants to stay in the UFC. The interim featherweight champion requested his release from the UFC after Dana White announced McGregor will headline UFC 205 in a lightweight championship bout against Eddie Alvarez rather than trying to unify the 145-pound...
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Manager: Jose Aldo willing to go to court to battle the UFC

Jose Aldo is a very unhappy fighter and he wants out of the UFC so badly that he may be willing to go to court to get out of his contract.That's the word from Aldo's long time coach and manager Andre Pederneiras, who told Combate in Brazil that the interim featherweight champion is dead serious about his desire to leave the organization once and for all.Aldo first voiced his decision...
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Conor McGregor makes his prediction for Eddie Alvarez fight at UFC 205

"Mystic Mac" is back at it again.Predictions have become one of Conor McGregor's signature moves ahead of any of his fights and his matchup with lightweight champion Eddie Alvarez is no different.The two rivals came face-to-face for the first time on Tuesday at the pre-fight press conference and it didn't take McGregor long to start digging into Alvarez after he was asked to play...
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2 days ago

TMCMS Episode 39: UFC 205, Jose Aldo and more

On episode 39 of The MMA, Cats & Movies Show, I talk UFC 205 ‘Alvarez vs. McGregor’, the ongoing Jose Aldo situation and much more. The post TMCMS Episode 39: UFC 205, Jose Aldo and more appeared first on fightbooth.
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Jose Aldo: UFC boss is Conor McGregor’s puppet, and I’m done

For the past year, Conor McGregor has bent the UFC to his will. Jose Aldo has had enough. Aldo, the interim featherweight champion after he beat Frankie Edgar at UFC 200, is so upset he has threatened to retire if the UFC doesn’t grant his release. “After all this, I see I can’t trust any...
Via New York Post
2 days ago

Jose Aldo has asked to be released from his UFC contract

Former 7-time defending UFC featherweight champion and current interim champion Jose Aldo (26-2) has officially requested his release from the world’s leading MMA promotion. In a recent interview with, Aldo expressed that he is no longer interested in competing under the UFC banner. After all that, I see that I can not trust a word President Dana White and whoever is...
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3 days ago

Jose Aldo Requests UFC Release, Doesn’t ‘Trust’ Dana White

Interim UFC featherweight champion Jose Aldo, the most decorated 145-pounder in the history of the sport, has requested his release from the world’s premier mixed martial arts promotion after UFC president Dana White lied to him for the umpteenth time. White had promised Aldo would get a rematch against featherweight champ Conor McGregor in his next outing after the Brazilian...
3 days ago

Conor McGregor: Jose Aldo, Eddie Alvarez 'begging' to fight him

Conor McGregor isn’t sparing a single soul from his trash-talking. A day after shredding the WWE and its fighters into bits and pieces, The Notorious took aim at a few UFC fighters who he feels are “begging” for a chance to fight him on “The MMA Hour” on Monday. McGregor blasted featherweights Jose Aldo and Frankie Edgar — who fought at UFC 200 for the interim belt...
August 16, 2016  |  Discuss

UFC 194: Jose Aldo Humble Outside Octagon, But King Inside

RIO DE JANEIRO — On a rare cloudy day in the city of Rio de Janeiro, Jose Aldo arrives early to the Upper Gym in the city’s Flamengo neighborhood. A shy guy, he quietly changes into his training clothes and enters the Octagon for the first training session of the day — cardio and conditioning. After several rounds of shadow boxing, punching mitts and moving on the ground, it’s...
December 08, 2015  |  Discuss

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