Search Results For "Rousimar Palhares"

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TITLE DATE POSTED SOURCE
Palhares pulls out of Fitch fight, WSoF VP not impressed
Palhares pulls out of Fitch fight, WSoF VP not impressed
"I'm getting sick of this. If a fighter is not going to respect the promotion, he is going to be shelved for a long time. I will not release anyone to another promotion."
04/30/2014
Palhares passes pre-fight drug test
Palhares passes pre-fight drug test
Rousimar Palhares’ pre-fight drug test has come back negative, meaning Saturday’s World Series of Fighting welterweight title headliner will move forward as planned.
03/27/2014
Steve Carl: 'Good possibility' Palhares on PEDs
Steve Carl: 'Good possibility' Palhares on PEDs
"He's known about this fight for a while. So I mean, there is a good possibility that he's on something... I hope he was smart about it and got his levels back down."
03/26/2014
NSAC summons Palhares from Brazil for PED test
NSAC summons Palhares from Brazil for PED test
WSOFn expects to know of the results of Rousimar Palhares' PED test on March 28, 2014, the day before WSOF 9 is scheduled to take place.
03/19/2014
Rousimar Palhares signs with WSoF
Rousimar Palhares signs with WSoF
Following his release from the UFC, Rousimar Palhares has found a new home at the World Series of Fighting, with an expected March debut in the organization.
11/25/2013
Palhares admits to mistake
Palhares admits to mistake
Rousimar Palhares: "Afterwards, when I watched the fight I realized that I held on too long, but I really did not mean to hurt him."
10/21/2013
Big Nog: Palhares is a man of great character
Big Nog: Palhares is a man of great character
"I can say that in our gym, Rousimar Palhares has never hurt anyone," said Minotauro. "He is a good person, excellent company and a man with a great character."
10/18/2013
White: Palhares' submission was really despicable
White: Palhares' submission was really despicable
Dana White: "What he did was wrong and really despicable what he did. He won't be back. He can go fight with another organization. We don't put up with that stuff here."
10/17/2013
Pierce suffered 'severe MCL sprain' and torn ligament from Palhares' foul
Pierce suffered 'severe MCL sprain' and torn ligament from Palhares' foul
Mike Pierce's trainer, Phil Claud, said that an MRI revealed a "severe MCL sprain" on the fighter's left knee. The doctors told them surgery probably won't be required.
10/17/2013
Fitch: I would refuse a fight with Palhares
Fitch: I would refuse a fight with Palhares
Jon Fitch: "I think it was the right move (to release him). I personally wouldn’t accept a fight with [Palhares] because of those."
10/13/2013
Manager: Crucifixion of Palhares gone too far
Manager: Crucifixion of Palhares gone too far
"This has turned into one of the biggest bashing sessions in MMA history," said Alex Davis. "People are gaining media at this guy's expense; that's whats happening."
10/12/2013
Palhares: Dana White, I am asking for your forgiveness
Palhares: Dana White, I am asking for your forgiveness
"Dana White, if you think my attitude was not positive inside the Octagon, I ask you with an open-hearted man, that you forgive me, I'm sorry, okay?"
10/12/2013
Rebney: We don't want Palhares either
Rebney: We don't want Palhares either
Rousimar Palhares infamously held a heel hook vs. Mike Pierce at UFN 29 on Wed, and was released by the UFC, for life. He won't be going to Bellator.
10/12/2013
Former coach: Palhares hurt people in the gym 'a lot'
Former coach: Palhares hurt people in the gym 'a lot'
"I got tired of seeing how Rousimar Palhares hurts people so often when he is sparring," said Murilo Bustamante. "Especially when he has a fight coming up."
10/12/2013
CABMMA suspends Palhares 90 days
CABMMA suspends Palhares 90 days
The regulating body in Brazil, Comissao Atletica Brasileira de MMA has suspended Plahares for 90 days beyond any medical suspensions he may receive.
10/11/2013
UFC official statement on Rousimar Palhares release
UFC official statement on Rousimar Palhares release
"The UFC... has elected to terminate its contract with Rousimar Palhares based on repeated incidents of unsportsmanlike conduct violating the UFC Fighter Code."
10/11/2013
Rousimar Palhares camp denies malice
Rousimar Palhares camp denies malice
"I can attest to the fact that Rousimar Palharaes is a very simple, humble and well-meaning person. This is not malice but instinct, nature of the beast."
10/10/2013
Palhares banned from the UFC for life
Palhares banned from the UFC for life
Palhares had previously had the same issue in other bouts, but this is the last time it will happen in the UFC, as Dana White has banned him from the organization.
10/10/2013
Palhares' Manager to Pierce: I encourage you to look past Rousimar!
Palhares' Manager to Pierce: I encourage you to look past Rousimar!
"Dear Mike Pierce, Look past Rousimar!" said Palhares' manager Alex Davis. "He is no challenge for you! You surely deserve better opponents then himself!"
10/02/2013
Mike Pierce: Palhares is definitely a cheat
Mike Pierce: Palhares is definitely a cheat
"This guy is definitely a cheat. There’s no surprise. He’ll do anything to win because he’s either desperate or an a$$#0!* I’m not too concerned about that."
10/01/2013
Hector Lombard: Rousimar Palhares 'is a shame for the sport'
Hector Lombard: Rousimar Palhares 'is a shame for the sport'
"Guys like that are bad for the UFC," said Hector Lombard of Rousimar Palhares failing a test for PEDs. "They are bad for the sport. Shame on him."
01/12/2013
Palhares denies using banned substance
Palhares denies using banned substance
Rousimar Palhares: "I consulted with my doctor, and he will go over all food supplements used in my preparation for the fight and the test results..."
01/11/2013 mmajunkie.com
Palhares, Beltran fail post-fight drug test at UFC on FX 6
Palhares, Beltran fail post-fight drug test at UFC on FX 6
Rousimar Palhares tested positive for elevated testosterone and Joey Beltran tested positive for nandrolone, following their respective bouts at UFC on FX 6 in Australia.
01/10/2013
Hector Lombard: Palhares using foot as an excuse
Hector Lombard: Palhares using foot as an excuse
Hector Lombard: "If he went into the fight with a broken foot, that's another thing, but he went to the fight healthy and he broke his foot in the fight and that doesn't count."
12/24/2012 mmamania.com
Palhares, Mendes, Beltran suspended up to 6 months at UFC on FX 6
Palhares, Mendes, Beltran suspended up to 6 months at UFC on FX 6
All UFC on FX 6 fighters received mandatory 21-day suspensions. Additional suspensions issued included Rousimar Palhares, Chad Mendes, and Joe Beltran,
12/19/2012
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