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Business Wire
iN DEMAND Renews Cornerstone Capacity Agreement with SESMLB (Major League Baseball), the NBA (National Basketball Association), the NHL
iN DEMAND Renews Cornerstone Capacity Agreement with SES
Business Wire / Posted 6 minutes ago
MLB (Major League Baseball), the NBA (National Basketball Association), the NHL (National Hockey League), soccer, boxing, MMA (Mixed Martial Arts), wrestling and entertainment events to more than 60 million digital cable households across the... Read more
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Daily Mail
Deaf model Nyle DiMarco wins the mirror ball trophy on DWTSPeta Murgatroyd were crowned the season 22 champion of Dancing With The Stars i
Deaf model Nyle DiMarco wins the mirror ball trophy on DWTS
Daily Mail / Posted 3 hours ago
Peta Murgatroyd were crowned the season 22 champion of Dancing With The Stars in the finale episode aired on Tuesday night MMA fighter Paige VanZant and partner Mark Ballas earned second place, while Good Morning America meteorologist Ginger Zee... Read more
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Inquirier.net
AP Column: McGregor vs Mayweather, a freak show with precedentto convince people otherwise. Both seem desperate for attention in floating th
AP Column: McGregor vs Mayweather, a freak show with precedent
Inquirier.net / Posted 3 hours ago
to convince people otherwise. Both seem desperate for attention in floating the idea of a match between a boxer and an MMA fighter. Both are also quite skilled in manipulating social media, as evidenced in the mini-firestorm that erupted online... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
‘Dancing With the Stars’ Crowns Season 22 Winnervaliant effort wasn’t enough to avoid coming in third place with partner Val Ch
‘Dancing With the Stars’ Crowns Season 22 Winner
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 3 hours ago
valiant effort wasn’t enough to avoid coming in third place with partner Val Chmerkovskiy. Making the other fan favorites, MMA fighter VanZant and Mark Ballas, the runners-up. As always, there was plenty of buildup before the big announcements... Read more
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Perth Now
WA sports stars team up for suicide preventionDuffield and Jason Behrendorff, Western Force captain Matt Hodgson, Fremantle D
WA sports stars team up for suicide prevention
Perth Now / Posted 3 hours ago
Duffield and Jason Behrendorff, Western Force captain Matt Hodgson, Fremantle Dockers livewire Michael Walters and former MMA fighter Soa “The Hulk” Palelei have joined forces for the fourth Plebs, Pros and Personalities (PPP4SPA) event. The... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
WA sports stars team up for suicide preventionDuffield and Jason Behrendorff, Western Force captain Matt Hodgson, Fremantle D
WA sports stars team up for suicide prevention
Daily Telegraph / Posted 4 hours ago
Duffield and Jason Behrendorff, Western Force captain Matt Hodgson, Fremantle Dockers livewire Michael Walters and former MMA fighter Soa “The Hulk” Palelei have joined forces for the fourth Plebs, Pros and Personalities (PPP4SPA) event. The... Read more
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Perth Now
McGregor vs. Mayweather has amazing precedentMuhammad Ali evades a kick from Antonio Inoki on the corner in the 4th round of
McGregor vs. Mayweather has amazing precedent
Perth Now / Posted 8 hours ago
Muhammad Ali evades a kick from Antonio Inoki on the corner in the 4th round of their scheduled 15 round bout at Budokan Hall. THE freak show that Floyd Mayweather Jr. and Conor McGregor are talking about will almost surely never happen, and for... Read more
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Yahoo Sports
Francisco Vargas, tainted meat and the slippery PED slope in boxingresponsibility of the appropriate athletic commission, who is the sole arbiter
Francisco Vargas, tainted meat and the slippery PED slope in boxing
Yahoo Sports / Posted 8 hours ago
responsibility of the appropriate athletic commission, who is the sole arbiter of such issues in the sports of boxing and MMA.” Jessica Hardy lost a spot on the 2008 U.S. Olympic team and served a one-year suspension after testing positive for... Read more
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New England Sports Network
Rob Gronkowski, Chris Hogan Land On SI’s 50 Fittest Male Athletes ListNew England Patriots teammates Rob Gronkowski and Chris Hogan are getting some
Rob Gronkowski, Chris Hogan Land On SI’s 50 Fittest Male Athletes List
New England Sports Network / Posted 9 hours ago
New England Patriots teammates Rob Gronkowski and Chris Hogan are getting some props for their fitness — from someone other than head coach Bill Belichick. The star tight end and the former Buffalo Bills receiver joined athletes such as MMA figher... Read more
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Adelaide Now
McGregor vs. Mayweather has amazing precedentMuhammad Ali vs. a wrestler and Andre the Giant vs. a boxer as silly as it soun
McGregor vs. Mayweather has amazing precedent
Adelaide Now / Posted 9 hours ago
Muhammad Ali vs. a wrestler and Andre the Giant vs. a boxer as silly as it sounds Tim DahlbergJapanese pro wrestler Antonio Inoki kicks the back of Muhammad Ali's leg in an attempt to trip him down on the mat during their boxing wrestling bout on... Read more
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The Courier Mail
McGregor vs. Mayweather has amazing precedentMuhammad Ali evades a kick from Antonio Inoki on the corner in the 4th round of
McGregor vs. Mayweather has amazing precedent
The Courier Mail / Posted 9 hours ago
Muhammad Ali evades a kick from Antonio Inoki on the corner in the 4th round of their scheduled 15 round bout at Budokan Hall. THE freak show that Floyd Mayweather Jr. and Conor McGregor are talking about will almost surely never happen, and for... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
McGregor vs. Mayweather has amazing precedentConor McGregor vs. Floyd Mayweather, Muhammad Ali vs. Inoki, Andre the Giant, C
McGregor vs. Mayweather has amazing precedent
Daily Telegraph / Posted 10 hours ago
Conor McGregor vs. Floyd Mayweather, Muhammad Ali vs. Inoki, Andre the Giant, Chuck Wepner | DailyTelegraph SearchUse keywords to search content on this website SearchUse keywords to search content on this... Read more
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Sherdog
Floyd Mayweather Believes UFC Star Jon Jones Will Eventually Join ‘The Money Team’Jones, of course, wouldn’t be able to wear any “Money Team” gear during Fight W
Floyd Mayweather Believes UFC Star Jon Jones Will Eventually Join ‘The Money Team’
Sherdog / Posted 10 hours ago
Jones, of course, wouldn’t be able to wear any “Money Team” gear during Fight Week as a result of the UFC/Reebok outfitting policy, but the Jackson-Wink MMA product recently posted on Instagram that he had a “great conversation” with May... Read more
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KRBC Abilene & KTAB Abilene
Know Your Neighbr: Local Couple Owns Gym, Helping People Feel Confidentwas connected, the gym was together and it just felt right you know. At that po
Know Your Neighbr: Local Couple Owns Gym, Helping People Feel Confident
KRBC Abilene & KTAB Abilene / Posted 10 hours ago
was connected, the gym was together and it just felt right you know. At that point, that was the place I wanted to start my MMA career," says Chad Cagle, MMA fighter. You'll get a family, and the owner might be familiar to some, that's Abilene... Read more
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Yahoo Sports
Let's stop with the Mayweather-McGregor talkand one of the finest mixed martial arts fighters in the world. It’s reality,
Let's stop with the Mayweather-McGregor talk
Yahoo Sports / Posted 12 hours ago
and one of the finest mixed martial arts fighters in the world. It’s reality, though. McGregor is not a boxer. Boxing and MMA are like cousins, but they are not the same sports by any stretch. An elite boxer will destroy an elite MMA fighter in a... Read more
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WGN TV Chicago
Colorado grandmother oldest competitor in MMA matchupwasn’t about to take her retirement lying down. Ann Perez, 68, had a dream to
Colorado grandmother oldest competitor in MMA matchup
WGN TV Chicago / Posted 14 hours ago
wasn’t about to take her retirement lying down. Ann Perez, 68, had a dream to become the oldest woman to ever fight in an MMA match. After getting turned down for years because of her age, she finally was able to fight back in February. Perez... Read more
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The Daily Jeffersonian
MMA comes to heartland of Thai kickboxingBy CHRIS LINES AP Sports Writer Published: May 24, 2016 11:00 AM BANGKOK (AP)
MMA comes to heartland of Thai kickboxing
The Daily Jeffersonian / Posted 16 hours ago
By CHRIS LINES AP Sports Writer Published: May 24, 2016 11:00 AM BANGKOK (AP) -- Of all the various fighting styles that combine to create the burgeoning sport of Mixed Martial Arts, it is Thai kickboxing... Read more
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Irish Examiner
Conor McGregor to pose NUDE in American magazineMay 24, 2016 - 12:12 pm Conor McGregor is set to bare all in an upcoming nude
Conor McGregor to pose NUDE in American magazine
Irish Examiner / Posted 19 hours ago
May 24, 2016 - 12:12 pm Conor McGregor is set to bare all in an upcoming nude photo shoot for ESPN Magazine. The MMA star is set to strip down for the magazine’s Body issue which features famous sports people posing nude. ESPN announced... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Conor McGregor to grace cover of ESPN The Magazine’s ‘Body Issue’of famous athletes in either nude or semi-nude conditions. Conor McGregor will
Conor McGregor to grace cover of ESPN The Magazine’s ‘Body Issue’
Inquirier.net / Posted 20 hours ago
of famous athletes in either nude or semi-nude conditions. Conor McGregor will appear in the Body Issue. A look at MMA stars who have bared it all: https://t.co/GFE0efjVXOpic.twitter.com/JNCstloAVA McGregor becomes the sixth MMA fighter to... Read more
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The Wilmington Star-News
MMA comes to heartland of Thai kickboxingwhich is at the core of the new discipline. Yet it has taken until this week fo
MMA comes to heartland of Thai kickboxing
The Wilmington Star-News / Posted 21 hours ago
which is at the core of the new discipline. Yet it has taken until this week for Thailand to host its first major MMA event. Initially, there was concern and resistance among the guardians of Thai kickboxing � or Muay Thai as it is known... Read more
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Herald Sun
The unanswered McGregor questionin the history of the sport like Mayweather just seems foolish. The same could
The unanswered McGregor question
Herald Sun / Posted 21 hours ago
in the history of the sport like Mayweather just seems foolish. The same could be said for Mayweather dabbling in MMA -- he’d get beaten by 99 percent of the UFC roster at anything close to his natural fighting weight. Neither of those... Read more
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Sherdog
The Stitches and Scars of Cody Garbrandtpercent. Garbrandt excelled in amateur boxing, and his mother has never missed
The Stitches and Scars of Cody Garbrandt
Sherdog / Posted 22 hours ago
percent. Garbrandt excelled in amateur boxing, and his mother has never missed one of wrestling meets, boxing matches or MMA fights. He recalls her blessing every morning and vows to live up to it. Becoming a fighter had other benefits. “That’s... Read more
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Sherdog
The Bottom Line: Save the OutrageFollowing 25 grueling minutes (for spectators) on Friday, the Bellator MMA midd
The Bottom Line: Save the Outrage
Sherdog / Posted 22 hours ago
Following 25 grueling minutes (for spectators) on Friday, the Bellator MMA middleweight title fight between Rafael Carvalho and Melvin Manhoef went to a judges’ decision. The champion Carvalho, who had done next to nothing to win the fight, was... Read more
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Island Packet
MMA comes to heartland of Thai kickboxingwhich is at the core of the new discipline. Yet it has taken until this week fo
MMA comes to heartland of Thai kickboxing
Island Packet / Posted 22 hours ago
which is at the core of the new discipline. Yet it has taken until this week for Thailand to host its first major MMA event. Initially, there was concern and resistance among the guardians of Thai kickboxing — or Muay Thai as it is known... Read more
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Adelaide Now
The unanswered McGregor questionin the history of the sport like Mayweather just seems foolish. The same could
The unanswered McGregor question
Adelaide Now / Posted yesterday
in the history of the sport like Mayweather just seems foolish. The same could be said for Mayweather dabbling in MMA -- he’d get beaten by 99 percent of the UFC roster at anything close to his natural fighting weight. Neither of those... Read more
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KMGH 7 Denver
Homeless student graduates high school, has big plans for futureI'm not working, or whenever I'm not taking classes [at Front Range Community C
Homeless student graduates high school, has big plans for future
KMGH 7 Denver / Posted yesterday
I'm not working, or whenever I'm not taking classes [at Front Range Community College]. All of that work is going to be at training," Fonville said. Fonville recently won a statewide jiu jitsu tournament. He has been training in MMA since 6th gr... Read more
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Daily Mail
Deaf model Nyle DiMarco wows in emotional last DWTS performanceto Somewhere Over the Rainbow. It was inspired by Paige’s struggle against bull
Deaf model Nyle DiMarco wows in emotional last DWTS performance
Daily Mail / Posted yesterday
to Somewhere Over the Rainbow. It was inspired by Paige’s struggle against bullying as a kid. Shaking her groove thing: MMA fighter Paige kicked off her impressive night with a salsa for the redemption dance In command: Mark was in stellar form... Read more
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The Courier Mail
The unanswered McGregor questionin the history of the sport like Mayweather just seems foolish. The same could
The unanswered McGregor question
The Courier Mail / Posted yesterday
in the history of the sport like Mayweather just seems foolish. The same could be said for Mayweather dabbling in MMA -- he’d get beaten by 99 percent of the UFC roster at anything close to his natural fighting weight. Neither of those... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
The unanswered McGregor questionin the history of the sport like Mayweather just seems foolish. The same could
The unanswered McGregor question
Daily Telegraph / Posted yesterday
in the history of the sport like Mayweather just seems foolish. The same could be said for Mayweather dabbling in MMA -- he’d get beaten by 99 percent of the UFC roster at anything close to his natural fighting weight. Neither of those... Read more
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SportsFan
James Te Huna retires from MMA fighting Photo Source: AP New Zealand light heavyweight James Te Huna has ended a 20-
James Te Huna retires from MMA fighting
SportsFan / Posted yesterday
Photo Source: AP New Zealand light heavyweight James Te Huna has ended a 20-year career in mixed martial arts fighting. Te Huna announced his retirement on social media, saying the decision was difficult but... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
Mayweather vs. McGregor would be a sucker punchbe the world's most defensive fighter, but a five-division world champ would ne
Mayweather vs. McGregor would be a sucker punch
Orlando Sentinel / Posted yesterday
be the world's most defensive fighter, but a five-division world champ would never lose to a boxing novice. If they used MMA rules, McGregor would dominate. There's simply no way to reconcile the inherent differences and come up with a fair... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
Conor McGregor's interest in fighting Floyd Mayweather is mutual, says Showtime executivea true fight. If you want to fight in a limited fight, no problem, we can do th
Conor McGregor's interest in fighting Floyd Mayweather is mutual, says Showtime executive
Orlando Sentinel / Posted yesterday
a true fight. If you want to fight in a limited fight, no problem, we can do that. I’ll focus on one particular craft. [In MMA], I’m in a game of spinning plates … to put all of them down and have just one boxing plate spinning, it would be like a... Read more
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WWLP Springfield
Major overhaul of public records law on tap for Wednesday House voteAssociation, organizations representing town clerks and municipal lawyers, and
Major overhaul of public records law on tap for Wednesday House vote
WWLP Springfield / Posted yesterday
Association, organizations representing town clerks and municipal lawyers, and the Massachusetts Municipal Association. MMA executive director Geoff Beckwith pegged the allowance of attorney fees as one of two “major” concerns his group had with... Read more
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Bleacher Report
Palhares, Miller Both Lose by Stoppage at Minor MMA Eventbanned by both the UFC and World Series of Fighting, lost by first-round knocko
Palhares, Miller Both Lose by Stoppage at Minor MMA Event
Bleacher Report / Posted yesterday
banned by both the UFC and World Series of Fighting, lost by first-round knockout Saturday at Venator FC 3, a small MMA promotion based in Italy. At the same event, UFC veteran Jason "Mayhem" Miller, known more these days for erratic... Read more
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Bleacher Report
MMA Promotion Execs Scrutinized for Managing Fightersarrangements would never fly in mainstream stick-and-ball sports. Not so for mi
MMA Promotion Execs Scrutinized for Managing Fighters
Bleacher Report / Posted yesterday
arrangements would never fly in mainstream stick-and-ball sports. Not so for mixed martial arts. It's common for an MMA fighter's agent or manager to serve as an executive for the organization in which that fighter competes. Since the... Read more
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CBS News
"It kind of scares you": What boxing may do to the brainexperts say there's a lot more to be learned from athletes in combat sports. N
"It kind of scares you": What boxing may do to the brain
CBS News / Posted yesterday
experts say there's a lot more to be learned from athletes in combat sports. Nearly 650 active and retired boxers and MMA fighters are participating in the study. They range in age from 18 to 70. "They see changes and their family sees... Read more
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The Irish Times
Game of Thrones recovers its bloody mojofine bit of theatre The assassin formerly known as Arya is being put through h
Game of Thrones recovers its bloody mojo
The Irish Times / Posted yesterday
fine bit of theatre The assassin formerly known as Arya is being put through her paces, and despite pulling some cracking MMA moves, and having a weapon, Waif looks to have the makings of her with some straightforward boxing skills and a savage... Read more
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The Irish Times
Heart of darkness: Game of Thrones recovers its bloody mojofine bit of theatre The assassin formerly known as Arya is being put through h
Heart of darkness: Game of Thrones recovers its bloody mojo
The Irish Times / Posted yesterday
fine bit of theatre The assassin formerly known as Arya is being put through her paces, and despite pulling some cracking MMA moves, and having a weapon, Waif looks to have the makings of her with some straightforward boxing skills and a savage... Read more
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give me sport
Conor McGregor admits seeing Joao Carvalho die affected him badlyelse happened during that time period that seriously affected McGregor, potenti
Conor McGregor admits seeing Joao Carvalho die affected him badly
give me sport / Posted yesterday
else happened during that time period that seriously affected McGregor, potentially more than any over. The death of MMA fighter Joao Carvalho. SIGN UP NOW Want to become a GMS writer? Sign up now and submit a 250-word test article:... Read more
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Liverpool Echo
New healthy takeaway a hit with boxing communityStringer, also other professional boxers including Dayle Gallagher and Jay Carn
New healthy takeaway a hit with boxing community
Liverpool Echo / Posted yesterday
Stringer, also other professional boxers including Dayle Gallagher and Jay Carney. In addition, Goodness Grill sponsors MMA fighters Jay Moogan and Michael Bowman, Liverpool county premier league football team Custy’s FC & Boxing Club Lee Jones... Read more
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Daily Mail
'Red Tarzan' vigilante humiliates escorts in raid at Russian brothelmen managed to escape through a back door The police raid reportedly followed
'Red Tarzan' vigilante humiliates escorts in raid at Russian brothel
Daily Mail / Posted yesterday
men managed to escape through a back door The police raid reportedly followed a tip-off by Russian former kickboxer and MMA fighter Viacheslav Datsik MOST WATCHED NEWS VIDEOS WARNING: Naked man suicide attempt in lion enclosure Tutor caught... Read more
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walesonline
Welsh Brazilian Jiu jitsu Championships attracts female fightersto defeat the opponent. BJJ training can be used for sport grappling tournamen
Welsh Brazilian Jiu jitsu Championships attracts female fighters
walesonline / Posted yesterday
to defeat the opponent. BJJ training can be used for sport grappling tournaments (gi and no-gi) and mixed martial arts (MMA) competition or self-defence. Sparring (commonly referred to as rolling) and live drilling play a major role in... Read more
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ESPN
MMA stars in ESPN The Magazine's Body IssueConor McGregor will make an appearance in ESPN The Magazine's Body Issue. The
MMA stars in ESPN The Magazine's Body Issue
ESPN / Posted yesterday
Conor McGregor will make an appearance in ESPN The Magazine's Body Issue. The full roster of athletes will be released June 20 and the entire issue will hit newsstands July 8. While we wait, take a look at past MMA stars who have dropped the... Read more
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Irish Examiner
Advertising watchdog rules against Budweiser campaign featuring Conor McGregorad campaign featuring Conor McGregor. The complaints related to Budweiser's 'D
Advertising watchdog rules against Budweiser campaign featuring Conor McGregor
Irish Examiner / Posted yesterday
ad campaign featuring Conor McGregor. The complaints related to Budweiser's 'Dream Big' competition, fronted by the MMA star. Two people complained, one saying that the advertising was irresponsible and inappropriate because it linked a... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
Salman Khan will inform when he gets married, as of now, he’s notand I did. Also, I felt it would help me become fitter. But wrestling is a diff
Salman Khan will inform when he gets married, as of now, he’s not
Hindustantimes.com / Posted yesterday
and I did. Also, I felt it would help me become fitter. But wrestling is a difficult sport. We did mixed martial arts (MMA) as well. The fighting is all real [in the film]. So, I got hurt too. I fought with real MMA fighters. Whenever they used... Read more
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Daily Star
Lad challenges kebab shop owner to fight for free food – but learns his lessonsay hi. Their falafels are to die for."Related Articles WATCH: Drunk lad becom
Lad challenges kebab shop owner to fight for free food – but learns his lesson
Daily Star / Posted yesterday
say hi. Their falafels are to die for."Related Articles WATCH: Drunk lad becomes internet legend as he battles with kebab Former WWE champs axed as company confirms close of contracts WWE hires former UFC fighter 'to make wrestling more like... Read more
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Sherdog
A Call for Recalibrationcontractors,” including how much they’re allowed to weigh after weighing in, or
A Call for Recalibration
Sherdog / Posted yesterday
contractors,” including how much they’re allowed to weigh after weighing in, or the potential sale of the largest MMA organization on the planet, these stories have dominated the landscape of fighting as much -- if not more -- than the... Read more
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HITC Sport
Conor McGregor admits Joao Carvalho's death affected appetite for promotiona good spot.” McGregor added that his reluctance to go on the publicity tour i
Conor McGregor admits Joao Carvalho's death affected appetite for promotion
HITC Sport / Posted yesterday
a good spot.” McGregor added that his reluctance to go on the publicity tour in April had been influenced by the death of MMA fighter Joao Carvalho at a fight in Ireland. Carvalho’s death came a week before his retirement tweet and McGregor said... Read more
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This is West Country
MMA: Bridgwater's Mark Godbeer wins World Champion Heavyweight title for second timeMixed martial artist, Mark Godbeer, has once again been crowned World Heavyweig
MMA: Bridgwater's Mark Godbeer wins World Champion Heavyweight title for second time
This is West Country / Posted yesterday
Mixed martial artist, Mark Godbeer, has once again been crowned World Heavyweight Champion at the BAMMA 35 event at the Barclaycard Arena, Birmingham on May 14. In what can only be described as a dream come true, the Bridgwater born fighter defeated... Read more
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Northern Echo
Cage fighter shows softer side as he backs boy's dream holiday fundhe learnt about Ryan he decided to take supporters up on their offer to sponsor
Cage fighter shows softer side as he backs boy's dream holiday fund
Northern Echo / Posted 2 days ago
he learnt about Ryan he decided to take supporters up on their offer to sponsor him when he fights for a Machine MMA British title at Stanley Civic Hall, formerly The Lamplight Arts Centre, in Stanley, County Durham, on Saturday July... Read more
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