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CABMMA Releases Statement Regarding Mario Yamasaki’s UFC Belem Officiating

The Brazilian MMA Athletic Commission (CABMMA) was not going to be silent following UFC Belem. In the co-main event of UFC Belem, Valentina Shevchenko took on Priscila Cachoeira. It was Shechenko's debut at flyweight. Cachoeira was clearly outmatched and suffered a beating. One-sided thrashings can certainly happen in MMA, but many criticized...

Erick Silva Denied Appeal of UFC 212 Defeat by CABMMA

Erick Silva's attempt to appeal his UFC 212 loss has fizzled out. Silva suffered a TKO loss at the hands of Yancy Medeiros earlier this month. He appealed the defeat as he felt referee Eduardo Herdy stopped the fight early. The Brazilian MMA Athletic Commission (CABMMA) denied the appeal and sent...

Brazillian MMA Commission Investigating Fraudulent Medical Exams

MMAFighting’s Guilherme Cruz is reporting that CABMMA, the Brazilian commission that sanctions some of the bigger MMA organizations in the country, has learned of widespread fraud in the medical records submitted by fighters. Chairman Rafael Favetti told Cruz that ”The commission has been doing a secret investigation against frauds in...