MMA Link Club: Top Stories For Week of August 21st

Written by 5thRound.com Staff
August 28th, 2011

UFC Champ Anderson Silva

Once again we’ve gathered the best MMA news from the baddest websites on the ‘net so that 5thRound nation won’t miss a beat! Make sure to check out the links after the jump.

Ultimate Fighting Championship made it’s return to Brazil on Saturday night as “UFC 134: Silva vs. Okami” pitted the world’s greatest pound for pound fighter against the last man to defeat him.

Fellow Brazilians Mauricio “Shogun” Rua and Antonio Rodrigo Nogueira were looking to make their countrymen proud in front of a jam packed HSBC Arena.

As always, onto the news…

Zuffa and Ubisoft Settle Their Lawsuit [MMAPayout]

Helwani’s Notebook: UFC Rio Edition [NBC Sports]

Marloes Coenen Signs With Blackeye Promotions [MMAFighting]

Cain Velasquez Interview [BleacherReport]

Josh Neer Returns to the UFC [Five Ounces of Pain]

Check Out Bob Sapp’s Fight Promo [MiddleEasy]

Silva vs. Henderson Won’t Be On Fox [MMAConvert]

Anderson Silva vs. Yushin Okami Caricature [Lowkick]

George Lucas’ Daughter Won Another Fight [MMAMania]

Authentic Brands Blocks Cancer Non-Profit Group [CagePotato]

‘Cyborg’ Finally Resigns With Strikeforce [TheFightNerd]

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