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'Jacare' picks Chris Weidman to beat Vitor Belfort, knows he can defeat Weidman

LEDYARD, Conn. -- Ronaldo Souza is hardly out of the woods, which is coincidental since the resort casino here seems to spring from the forest out of nowhere. Souza has a fight Friday night against one of the best middleweights in the world in Gegard Mousasi in the main event of UFC Fight Night on FOX Sports 1 here in Connecticut. But "Jacare" has thought somewhat about...
Via Fox Sports
16 days ago  |  Discuss

Ronaldo Souza set for next step towards title shot

Fourth-ranked 185-pound contender Ronaldo Souza has been working his way up the middleweight ladder since first making his UFC debut in May of 2013, and on Friday, the dangerous grappler will put his six-fight winning streak on the line when he steps into the cage against Gegard Mousasi in the main event of UFC Fight Night 50 for a chance at revenge and possibly even a title shot...
Via Sports-Glory
16 days ago  |  Discuss

Ronaldo Souza Potentially Out For Six Months: UFC Fight Night 28 Medical Suspensions

  Ronaldo Souza (19-3 (1nc), pictured) could potentially be out of action for six months, after the medical suspensions, stemming from his UFC Fight Night 28 performance, revealed he will require an x-ray on his right foot as well as receive clearance from a doctor in order to return sooner, according to MMAJunkie. ‘Jacare’ was […]
Via MMAInsider
September 07, 2013  |  Discuss

Video: ‘Jacare’ Souza Demolishes Yushin Okami

The UFC Fight Night 28 fight card featured four consecutive knockouts to cap off the main card and the send the fans home satisfied. Arguably the most impressive one came in the co-main event as Ronaldo ‘Jacare’ Souza demolished former title contender Yushin Okami in the first round to announce himself as a top middleweight competitor.  Watch the video highlights below:
Via The Flying Knee MMA
September 04, 2013  |  Discuss

UFC on FX 8 Belfort vs. Rockhold results and wrap up

UFC on FX 8 is in the history books and last night’s event provided some very entertaining scraps, some controversial decisions and some excellent finishes in the final fights. Before getting into my post-fight analysis of this card, including what’s next for the winners of each bout, I’m going to make a slight complaint to the UFC.
Via The Camel Clutch Blog
May 20, 2013  |  Discuss

UFC on FX 8 Belfort vs. Rockhold predictions and preview

In the UFC on FX 8 main event of the evening the final Strikeforce Middleweight Champion Luke Rockhold looks to move immediately into contention for the UFC Middleweight title as he battles Vitor Belfort in a Middleweight bout.
Via The Camel Clutch Blog
May 17, 2013  |  Discuss

Derek Brunson vs. Ronny Markes added to UFC on FUEL TV 10

According to a report by Tatame, a middleweight bout between Derek Brunson and Ronny Markes is the latest bout added to UFC on FUEL TV 10. UFC on FUEL TV 10 will take place  June 8 at Ginasio Paulo Sarasate in Fortaleza, Ceara, Brazil. The event will feature a heavyweight bout between Antonio Rodrigo Nogueira and Fabricio [...]
March 12, 2013  |  Discuss

Constantinos Philippou vs. Ronaldo “Jacare” Souza added to UFC on FX 8

Ronaldo “Jacare” Souza appears to have found a new home in the UFC. After many reports by several media outlets, has confirmed with sources that Constantinos Philippou and Ronaldo “Jacare” Souza will meet one another at UFC on FX 8 in May. UFC on FX 8 takes place May 18 at Arena Jaragua in Jaragua [...]
February 16, 2013  |  Discuss

Ronaldo ‘Jacare’ Souza Gets Replacement Bristol Marunde for March 3 Strikeforce

Former Strikeforce middleweight champion Ronaldo Souza has a new opponent for Strikeforce “Tate vs. Rousey,” as Strikeforce CEO Scott Coker announced Wednesday that International Fight League veteran Bristol Marunde has agreed to face “Jacare” at the March 3 event.
Via Sherdog
February 22, 2012  |  Discuss

Ronaldo ‘Jacare’ Souza Gets New Opponent at ‘Strikeforce: Tate vs. Rousey’

Exactly 24 hours after Strikeforce CEO Scott Coker reported Derek Brunson had failed his pre-fight medicals and would be forced out of his scrap against Ronaldo “Jacare” Souza (Pictured), Coker announced Bristol Marunde has agreed to serve as a last-minute substitute to meet Jacare on March 3rd. Jacare owns a respectable 14-3 (1 NC) record, with 11 of his victories coming via...
February 22, 2012  |  Discuss
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