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Acelino Freitas Set To Return, Faces Martinez in November

Former four-time world champion and Brazilian idol, Acelino “Popo” Freitas, is coming back for what he promises to be his last fight. At 42 years old, Freitas (40-2, 34 KO's) was not supposed to retur...Read More

Photos: Taras Shelestyuk vs. Jimmy Herrera, ShoBox Weigh-in

The six fighters who’ll compete this Friday on ShoBox: The New Generation made weight on Thursday for the live SHOWTIME tripleheader (10:30 p.m. ET/PT, delayed on the West Coast) from Omega Products E...Read More

Acelino Freitas Returns, Destroys Veron in Three

Arena Santos in Sao Paulo, Brazil - Former two-division world champion Acelino “Popo” Freitas (40-2, 34 KOs), 39-years-old, returned to the ring for the first time in three years with a third round st...Read More

Acelino Freitas Announces June 6th Ring Return

Former world champion Acelino 'Popo' Freitas (39-2, 33KOs), 39-years-old, has announced that he plans to return to the ring on June 6th at Arena Santos in Sao Paulo, Brazil. Freitas retired in 200...Read More

Acelino Freitas Eyes Big Rematch With Jorge Barrios?

Former champion Acelino Freitas (39-2, 33KOs), who last year broke a five year retirement with a ninth round knockout of Michael Oliveira in Uruguay. Freitas' return in 2012 was viewed as a one shot d...Read More

Freitas vs Oliveira Battle Pushed To June 2 in Uruguay

MIAMI - MO Productions president Carlos Oliveira announced today that the long rumored fight between retired Brazilian living legend, four-time world champion Acelino "Popo" Freitas, and undefeated Wo...Read More

Acelino Freitas Back on 9/24, Oliveira in December?

According to reports in the Brazilian media, former world champion Acelino "Popo" Freitas has returned to training and now has a date for his ring return after four years of inactivity. The date of Sa...Read More