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Third UFC Event on Fox Sports 1 Gets Main, Co-Main Event Bouts 

The UFC’s third event on Fox Sports 1 will feature a light-heavyweight match between Glover Teixeira and Ryan Bader as well as potential title eliminator contest between Ronaldo “Jacare” Souza and Yushin Okami.

The event will take place from Belo Horizonte, Brazil on Sept. 4.

Source: MMA Fighting

Shane Carwin Takes Executive Position for PFC 

Former interim-UFC heavyweight champion Shane Carwin recently stepped away from active competition but that doesn’t mean he won’t be involved in MMA. The former heavyweight star has taken an executive position for Colorado’s Prize Fighting Championship as the promotion’s vice president of fighter development.

The promotion  held its first show in 2012 and will return on July 13.

Source: Twitter

Photo: “Jacare” (Jerry Chavez/The MMA Corner)

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Kyle is a recent graduate of Aurora University, where he obtained a Bachelor's in Communications. Kyle resides in Illinois, just outside of Chicago. He played baseball and football in both high school and college, but is now focusing on an amateur MMA career.