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New England Sports Network
‘Harry Potter’ Actor Josh Herdman Becomes MMA Fighter As Second Careerof Champions series, fighting Janusz Walachowski in an amateur bout in England.
‘Harry Potter’ Actor Josh Herdman Becomes MMA Fighter As Second Career
New England Sports Network / Posted 6 minutes ago
of Champions series, fighting Janusz Walachowski in an amateur bout in England. Herdman reportedly has been honing his MMA skills seriously after falling in love with the sport. He plans to fight again in the future. However, the 28-year-old... Read more
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Bleacher Report
Reid Lands Vicious Front Kick to Opponent's Face in LiverpoolNot to be outdone, amateur MMA fighter Sheldon Reid threw his name into the mix
Reid Lands Vicious Front Kick to Opponent's Face in Liverpool
Bleacher Report / Posted 50 minutes ago
Not to be outdone, amateur MMA fighter Sheldon Reid threw his name into the mix for Knockout of the Year with a front-kick knockout. At Shinobi War 7, Reid took on Julio Calcina in a bantamweight bout in Liverpool, England. The two were clinched... Read more
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Bleacher Report
McGregor Unleashes Another Twitter Tiradeone of the biggest attractions in combat sports today, and the UFC ownership gr
McGregor Unleashes Another Twitter Tirade
Bleacher Report / Posted 50 minutes ago
one of the biggest attractions in combat sports today, and the UFC ownership group. While this tug-of-war has dominated the MMA news cycle, it has done so despite an uncharacteristically quiet McGregor. Sure, he issued a statement and threw a few... Read more
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Sherdog
Ex-MMA Fighter Amokrane Sabet Killed by Police After Fatally Stabbing Officer Warning: the above video shows the fatal shooting of Amokrane Sabet and conta
Ex-MMA Fighter Amokrane Sabet Killed by Police After Fatally Stabbing Officer
Sherdog / Posted 2 hours ago
Warning: the above video shows the fatal shooting of Amokrane Sabet and contains graphic violence.Amokrane Sabet, a onetime mixed martial artist, was shot to death by... Read more
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The Palm Beach Post
Delray police search for Range Rover involved in hit-and-run...the scene, police say. In addition, the driver’s side mirror is missing. ESPN
Delray police search for Range Rover involved in hit-and-run...
The Palm Beach Post / Posted 2 hours ago
the scene, police say. In addition, the driver’s side mirror is missing. ESPN reports that Parsons, part of the Bellator MMA group, was 11-2 overall and 2-1 with the Bellator group. “Our thoughts and prayers are with Jordan and his family as he... Read more
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New England Sports Network
Conor McGregor: ‘Nobody Gives A (Expletive)’ About UFC 200 Without Mewas eating four breakfasts and a dessert on the day of weigh in. I do not. I h
Conor McGregor: ‘Nobody Gives A (Expletive)’ About UFC 200 Without Me
New England Sports Network / Posted 3 hours ago
was eating four breakfasts and a dessert on the day of weigh in. I do not. I had the May/Pac record primed, ready to place MMA at the undisputed top. But it was not to be. #Presshttps://t.co/rmCxw6DX7y He has made more excuses for the first 8... Read more
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NBC Miami
MMA Fighter Hurt in Delray Beach Hit-Runhave heard the car coming. Parsons, 25, is a Featherweight prospect who spent
MMA Fighter Hurt in Delray Beach Hit-Run
NBC Miami / Posted 3 hours ago
have heard the car coming. Parsons, 25, is a Featherweight prospect who spent his last three fights competing for Bellator MMA. According to Sherdog.com, his record consists of 11 wins and 2 losses. The North Dakota native currently trains at Jaco... Read more
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The Sport Bible
Conor McGregor Responds To Nate Diaz Picturewas eating four breakfasts and a dessert on the day of weigh in. I do not. I h
Conor McGregor Responds To Nate Diaz Picture
The Sport Bible / Posted 4 hours ago
was eating four breakfasts and a dessert on the day of weigh in. I do not. I had the May/Pac record primed, ready to place MMA at the undisputed top. But it was not to be. #Presshttps://t.co/rmCxw6DX7y He has made more excuses for the first 8... Read more
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Sherdog
The Farm Report: Valdines Silva Pulls Jungle Fight Stunner on Jonas Bilharinhowith a series of hammerfists while the fallen Bilharinho tried desperately to c
The Farm Report: Valdines Silva Pulls Jungle Fight Stunner on Jonas Bilharinho
Sherdog / Posted 4 hours ago
with a series of hammerfists while the fallen Bilharinho tried desperately to cling to his leg. Operating out of the Boets MMA camp in Tyumen, Russia, the 32-year-old Kunchenko has finished his last six opponents. His record now stands at 13-0. In... Read more
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New Now Next
6 LGBT Athletes Who Changed The Game Foreverdoubles team” Eventually Richards left tennis and returned to a successful oph
6 LGBT Athletes Who Changed The Game Forever
New Now Next / Posted 4 hours ago
doubles team” Eventually Richards left tennis and returned to a successful ophthalmology practice in California, but her very public battle blazed a trail for future trans athletes like MMA fighter Fallon Fox and NCAA basketball player Kye A... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Nbs - Aviation Passenger Traffic Dipped By 0.4 Percent in Q4 2015in the same quarter of 2014 of 1,296,822," it added. At the domestic front, it
Nbs - Aviation Passenger Traffic Dipped By 0.4 Percent in Q4 2015
AllAfrica.com / Posted 7 hours ago
in the same quarter of 2014 of 1,296,822," it added. At the domestic front, it noted that the "Murtala Muhammed Airport (MMA) in Lagos remained the busiest domestic airport in the second half of 2015, with 961,689 passengers travelling through in... Read more
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Northern Echo
Grayson Perry miners’ gala documentary on television next weekhas shaped the pit community ‘hard man’ image. In the first of three episodes,
Grayson Perry miners’ gala documentary on television next week
Northern Echo / Posted 8 hours ago
has shaped the pit community ‘hard man’ image. In the first of three episodes, Perry also looks at Mixed Martial Arts (MMA), in the North-East and meets 33-year-old Washington fighter Colin ‘Freakshow’ Fletcher, who dresses a clown for bouts,... Read more
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Daily Mirror
How ONE Championship rose to become Asia's largest MMA organisationhistory making fights are nothing new to Sityodtong or ONE Championship. ONE i
How ONE Championship rose to become Asia's largest MMA organisation
Daily Mirror / Posted 8 hours ago
history making fights are nothing new to Sityodtong or ONE Championship. ONE is now the largest sports media property and MMA organisation in Asia but success wasn't something that was handed to Chatri. The story of how he built the organisation... Read more
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Guardian Unlimited
How the Ali Act could upset the power balance between UFC and its starsa former professional mixed martial artist, intends to sponsor a piece of legis
How the Ali Act could upset the power balance between UFC and its stars
Guardian Unlimited / Posted 10 hours ago
a former professional mixed martial artist, intends to sponsor a piece of legislation that aims to shift the landscape of MMA by providing fighters such as McGregor with increased safeguards and control of their careers. Five years from now,... Read more
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Sherdog
10 May Tussles Worth Watchinginto the first round of their showdown. All nine of Karaoglu’s victories have r
10 May Tussles Worth Watching
Sherdog / Posted 13 hours ago
into the first round of their showdown. All nine of Karaoglu’s victories have resulted in finishes. The Khalidov-Karaoglu title clash is but one outside-the-major-MMA-bubble matchup worth monitoring during the month of May. Here are... Read more
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Calgary Sun
Edmonton's Clarke has yet another tough fight ahead of himGonzaga last month, while Nelson has only won two of his past five but has one
Edmonton's Clarke has yet another tough fight ahead of him
Calgary Sun / Posted 17 hours ago
Gonzaga last month, while Nelson has only won two of his past five but has one of the most vicious right-hands in all of MMA. AROUND THE OCTAGON Credit to former heavyweight champion Cain Velasquez, who has been remarkably forthcoming about his... Read more
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NZCity
Alex Reid is making a return to cage fighting to snap himself out of a midlife crisis.Chantelle Houghton, while also having to deal with barbs aimed at him by his ex
Alex Reid is making a return to cage fighting to snap himself out of a midlife crisis.
NZCity / Posted 19 hours ago
Chantelle Houghton, while also having to deal with barbs aimed at him by his ex-wife Katie Price. Alex went to see an MMA show and after getting the buzz again for the sport and after a conversation with his brother-in-law he decided he wanted... Read more
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KOAT7abc Albuquerque
Jackson's MMA heading onto Santo Domingo Puebloever a martial arts program is taking its course onto the reservation. Fight e
Jackson's MMA heading onto Santo Domingo Pueblo
KOAT7abc Albuquerque / Posted 21 hours ago
ever a martial arts program is taking its course onto the reservation. Fight experts and boxing legends call Jackson’s MMA one of the world's largest and most respected mixed martial arts gyms. Jackson’s is taking everything it knows onto the... Read more
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give me sport
Former Invasion superstar deserves his place in the WWE Hall of Fame!new life A back injury whilst wrestling in Japan led to his retirement in 2003
Former Invasion superstar deserves his place in the WWE Hall of Fame!
give me sport / Posted 21 hours ago
new life A back injury whilst wrestling in Japan led to his retirement in 2003 and there was a brief dalliance with boxing/MMA, and thoughts of opening a health club, but nothing major. On August 13 2007, Brian Adams sadly passed away from mixing... Read more
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Daily Mirror
Amir Khan hints at MMA switch a week before biggest fight of his boxing careerexplained during an interview with The Guardian: "I have a stake in a company c
Amir Khan hints at MMA switch a week before biggest fight of his boxing career
Daily Mirror / Posted yesterday
explained during an interview with The Guardian: "I have a stake in a company called Super Fight League, which is an MMA company in India and we have a lot of shows in Dubai, too. "We are now moving over into America and putting on shows... Read more
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International Business Times
Amir Khan hints at a future career in mixed martial arts ahead of Saul Alvarez fight little slower than boxing but you make up for that by using your elbows and kne
Amir Khan hints at a future career in mixed martial arts ahead of Saul Alvarez fight
International Business Times / Posted yesterday
little slower than boxing but you make up for that by using your elbows and knees. I can kick hard, don't worry about that. I also believe boxers punch harder than MMA fighters. Imagine Mike Tyson as a heavyweight hitting a guy on the floor 20 time... Read more
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Bangor Daily News
Bucksport High graduate scores MMA victory in Kansas boutKansas Star Arena in Mulvene, Kansas. The 26-year-old Wood, a Bucksport High S
Bucksport High graduate scores MMA victory in Kansas bout
Bangor Daily News / Posted yesterday
Kansas Star Arena in Mulvene, Kansas. The 26-year-old Wood, a Bucksport High School graduate and former New England Fights MMA featherweight champion who now lives in Amarillo, Texas, controlled the bout from the outset to score a three-round... Read more
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Bangor Daily News
Bucksport High graduate scores MMA victory in Kansas boutKansas Star Arena in Mulvene, Kansas. The 26-year-old Wood, a Bucksport High S
Bucksport High graduate scores MMA victory in Kansas bout
Bangor Daily News / Posted yesterday
Kansas Star Arena in Mulvene, Kansas. The 26-year-old Wood, a Bucksport High School graduate and former New England Fights MMA featherweight champion who now lives in Amarillo, Texas, controlled the bout from the outset to score a three-round... Read more
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Bleacher Report
McGregor Rips UFC Fights in NSFW Instagram, Calls for Nate Diaz Rematchconference, Diaz said he would only fight McGregor. "I just came to fight [McGr
McGregor Rips UFC Fights in NSFW Instagram, Calls for Nate Diaz Rematch
Bleacher Report / Posted yesterday
conference, Diaz said he would only fight McGregor. "I just came to fight [McGregor]," Diaz said, per Brent Brookhouse of MMA Junkie. "I don't really have too much interest in anybody else. I don't have any interest in fighting at all. But if... Read more
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New Kerala
Captain Marvel to appear in 'Avengers: Infinity War'? - newkerala.com #57207War Part I" begins filming in Atlanta in November later this year, reports aces
Captain Marvel to appear in 'Avengers: Infinity War'? - newkerala.com #57207
New Kerala / Posted yesterday
War Part I" begins filming in Atlanta in November later this year, reports aceshowbiz.com. Actress Brie Larson and MMA star Ronda Rousey are among the names who are rumoured to take Captain Marvel's role in the film. The report comes after... Read more
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Sherdog
Greg Jackson: Jon Jones Would Have Defeated Daniel Cormier at UFC 197studying Dan Henderson. Simply agreeing to face St. Preux under similar circums
Greg Jackson: Jon Jones Would Have Defeated Daniel Cormier at UFC 197
Sherdog / Posted yesterday
studying Dan Henderson. Simply agreeing to face St. Preux under similar circumstances was a big step for the Jackson-Wink MMA standout. “Every fighter is different and everybody’s mind is a little different. Jon needs preparation,” Jackson said.... Read more
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The Brockton Enterprise
Mixed martial arts fighting heading to Brockton this summerBros. Boxing Gym in downtown Brockton, is bringing the growing combat sport to
Mixed martial arts fighting heading to Brockton this summer
The Brockton Enterprise / Posted yesterday
Bros. Boxing Gym in downtown Brockton, is bringing the growing combat sport to the City of Champions.“We’re going into the MMA world,” Cappiello told The Enterprise Saturday afternoon. “We were nationwide with our boxing series. I’ve accomplished... Read more
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Guardian Unlimited
Amir Khan ready for Canelo Álvarez battle but also hints at MMA switchon intently as he ponders a future inside the octagon instead of the ring. Not
Amir Khan ready for Canelo Álvarez battle but also hints at MMA switch
Guardian Unlimited / Posted yesterday
on intently as he ponders a future inside the octagon instead of the ring. Not only has he already bought a stake in an MMA company, but Khan has adopted some of the sport’s training techniques as he anticipates a rough, physical encounter... Read more
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CBS Sports
Former 'Harry Potter' star trades in Hogwarts for the OctagonJosh Herdman is off to a rolling start in MMA. (YouTube/Rise of Champions) Mos
Former 'Harry Potter' star trades in Hogwarts for the Octagon
CBS Sports / Posted 2 days ago
Josh Herdman is off to a rolling start in MMA. (YouTube/Rise of Champions) Most movie fans know him as Gregory Goyle, one of Draco Malfoy's henchmen in the Harry Potter movies. Goyle, who was featured in all eight of the movies, played a slightly... Read more
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Fort McMurray Today
The triumph of Unbreakable Boa news release early Saturday morning shared the news this community had been w
The triumph of Unbreakable Bo
Fort McMurray Today / Posted 2 days ago
a news release early Saturday morning shared the news this community had been waiting to hear: Bo Cooper, firefighter and MMA combatant, hometown boy and hero, was officially declared in remission after his successful Car T Cell therapy at the... Read more
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Sherdog
Stories From The Road: Josh Barnettto travel the world, they knew I had a talent for [fighting], and they decided
Stories From The Road: Josh Barnett
Sherdog / Posted 2 days ago
to travel the world, they knew I had a talent for [fighting], and they decided to support me. Then, I didn’t know whether MMA would be a full-blown career, but I knew it was something that I wanted to be heavily involved with. A good reason for... Read more
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The Courier Mail
Gallen v McGuire: Origin in the ringON Sunday afternoon, they line-up as archrivals. On Monday they come together
Gallen v McGuire: Origin in the ring
The Courier Mail / Posted 2 days ago
ON Sunday afternoon, they line-up as archrivals. On Monday they come together as Kangaroos teammates and by the end of this year, Brisbane’s Josh McGuire and Cronulla’s Paul Gallen could be trading punches. Steven Deller, the Queensland-based... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
Gallen v McGuire: Origin in the ringcontent on this website ON Sunday afternoon, they line-up as archrivals. On M
Gallen v McGuire: Origin in the ring
Daily Telegraph / Posted 2 days ago
content on this website ON Sunday afternoon, they line-up as archrivals. On Monday they come together as Kangaroos teammates and by the end of this year, Brisbane’s Josh McGuire and Cronulla’s Paul Gallen could be trading punches. Steven... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
McGregor’s rival offers, numbers to scare UFCkeywords to search content on this website CONOR McGregor has now fielded two
McGregor’s rival offers, numbers to scare UFC
Daily Telegraph / Posted 2 days ago
keywords to search content on this website CONOR McGregor has now fielded two multimillion-dollar offers to fight in rival MMA promotions, as hard evidence emerges that he — along with Ronda Rousey — is in fact the biggest star in UFC... Read more
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Elmira Star-Gazette
Friday’s high school scoreboard(Horseheads Jr.). Players of the Year: Hameir Wright (Albany Academy-AIS) Jr.,
Friday’s high school scoreboard
Elmira Star-Gazette / Posted 2 days ago
(Horseheads Jr.). Players of the Year: Hameir Wright (Albany Academy-AIS) Jr., 6-7, 19.0; Stafford Truehart (Canisius-MMA) Sr., 6-6, 20.8. First team: Anthony Lamb (Greece Athena-5) Sr., 6-6, 30.7; Dominick Welch (Cheektowaga-6) Jr., 6-4,... Read more
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The Courier Mail
‘So much blood. So little time’bleeding a lot. This is the worst possible start for the Clippers. Wow, Austin
‘So much blood. So little time’
The Courier Mail / Posted 2 days ago
bleeding a lot. This is the worst possible start for the Clippers. Wow, Austin Rivers' face covered with blood Straight Walking Dead scene at the Clippers-Blazers game. pic.twitter.com/dwA12qhNhT Clippers Blazers game just went full MMA. — with... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
‘So much blood. So little time’bleeding a lot. This is the worst possible start for the Clippers. Wow, Austin
‘So much blood. So little time’
Daily Telegraph / Posted 2 days ago
bleeding a lot. This is the worst possible start for the Clippers. Wow, Austin Rivers' face covered with blood Straight Walking Dead scene at the Clippers-Blazers game. pic.twitter.com/dwA12qhNhT Clippers Blazers game just went full MMA. — with... Read more
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Sherdog
Greg Jackson: Special ‘It’ Factor Sets Yair Rodriguez Apart From Other Fighterson his own. The Chihuahua native started his pro career on the Mexican circuit
Greg Jackson: Special ‘It’ Factor Sets Yair Rodriguez Apart From Other Fighters
Sherdog / Posted 2 days ago
on his own. The Chihuahua native started his pro career on the Mexican circuit before joining forces with the Jackson-Wink MMA team prior to his Octagon debut at UFC 180. “It’s a part of his personality. I think that’s who he is. He’s... Read more
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Adelaide Now
You can see the moment his liver diesElzhurkaev didn’t kill a guy, but the man whose liver he kicked into hot puddin
You can see the moment his liver dies
Adelaide Now / Posted 2 days ago
Elzhurkaev didn’t kill a guy, but the man whose liver he kicked into hot pudding probably wishes he did. The Russian MMA fighter broke out a fancy/painful little combo at Absolute Championship Berkut 34 on Friday that sent Dmitriy Tomaev... Read more
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Herald Sun
You can see the moment his liver diesElzhurkaev didn’t kill a guy, but the man whose liver he kicked into hot puddin
You can see the moment his liver dies
Herald Sun / Posted 2 days ago
Elzhurkaev didn’t kill a guy, but the man whose liver he kicked into hot pudding probably wishes he did. The Russian MMA fighter broke out a fancy/painful little combo at Absolute Championship Berkut 34 on Friday that sent Dmitriy Tomaev... Read more
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The Courier Mail
You can see the moment his liver diesElzhurkaev didn’t kill a guy, but the man whose liver he kicked into hot puddin
You can see the moment his liver dies
The Courier Mail / Posted 3 days ago
Elzhurkaev didn’t kill a guy, but the man whose liver he kicked into hot pudding probably wishes he did. The Russian MMA fighter broke out a fancy/painful little combo at Absolute Championship Berkut 34 on Friday that sent Dmitriy Tomaev... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
You can see the moment his liver diesElzhurkaev didn’t kill a guy, but the man whose liver he kicked into hot puddin
You can see the moment his liver dies
Daily Telegraph / Posted 3 days ago
Elzhurkaev didn’t kill a guy, but the man whose liver he kicked into hot pudding probably wishes he did. The Russian MMA fighter broke out a fancy/painful little combo at Absolute Championship Berkut 34 on Friday that sent Dmitriy Tomaev... Read more
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FOX News
Stars without the warpaintClick here for more pictures of Courtney. It looks like Ronda Rousey was caugh
Stars without the warpaint
FOX News / Posted 3 days ago
Click here for more pictures of Courtney. It looks like Ronda Rousey was caught off guard when paparazzi caught the MMA fighter returning to Los Angeles (left). She looked camera-ready on her way to an appearance on "Jimmy Kimmel Live" in... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
'I got here with my fists not my mouth': UFC champ Rafael dos AnjosSINGAPORE: Mixed martial arts (MMA) and Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) ch
'I got here with my fists not my mouth': UFC champ Rafael dos Anjos
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 3 days ago
SINGAPORE: Mixed martial arts (MMA) and Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) champion Rafael dos Anjos on Friday (April 29) said it was not his style to trash-talk opponents and that several of his counterparts had crossed the line by making it too... Read more
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Sun-Sentinel
What it means to work at a Top Workplaceencouragement of his coworkers has helped him reach personal goals as well — su
What it means to work at a Top Workplace
Sun-Sentinel / Posted 3 days ago
encouragement of his coworkers has helped him reach personal goals as well — such as training and competing in an amateur MMA fight. Erwin credits the executive staff, his associates and teammates for providing an exceptional atmosphere and the... Read more
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Sherdog
Postal Connections: Dedicated Entirely to Conor McGregor -- AlmostUFC appearance. He never strapped on the gloves again, retiring from the sport
Postal Connections: Dedicated Entirely to Conor McGregor -- Almost
Sherdog / Posted 3 days ago
UFC appearance. He never strapped on the gloves again, retiring from the sport to become one of the preeminent trainers in MMA. Like you mentioned, injuries were a major factor in his decision to hang up the mitts, but he never really lost the... Read more
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give me sport
UFC release fighter amidst assault allegations and drug test failureNews Two weeks after being arrested on charges of aggravated battery with a de
UFC release fighter amidst assault allegations and drug test failure
give me sport / Posted 3 days ago
News Two weeks after being arrested on charges of aggravated battery with a deadly weapon and aggravated assault, MMA fighter Diego Brandao has been released from his contract with the UFC. Although the UFC themselves are yet to announce... Read more
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chroniclelive
Your community events in the North East: Sponsored walk, Jiu Jitsu classes, a musical premiere and moreto Jiu Jitsu in Newcastle A Brazilian Jiu Jitsu class What: A subsidized six
Your community events in the North East: Sponsored walk, Jiu Jitsu classes, a musical premiere and more
chroniclelive / Posted 3 days ago
to Jiu Jitsu in Newcastle A Brazilian Jiu Jitsu class What: A subsidized six week introduction to Brazilian Jiu Jitsu and MMA for ages 11-24. Costs £10 for six weeks, and people who successfully complete the intro course get another month of... Read more
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Guardian Unlimited
Will Conor McGregor's absence hurt UFC 200? It's debatabletheir cards remain intact, and that’s never a sure thing.) Without the strong
Will Conor McGregor's absence hurt UFC 200? It's debatable
Guardian Unlimited / Posted 3 days ago
their cards remain intact, and that’s never a sure thing.) Without the strong Diaz-McGregor hook, however, casual MMA watchers, who delivered 1.5m pay-per-view buys for the contest in March, are left sifting through the rubble of a... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Women League Reaches Apexpush-overs. Just on Sunday, they managed to spoil the party for Popa ladies as
Women League Reaches Apex
AllAfrica.com / Posted 3 days ago
push-overs. Just on Sunday, they managed to spoil the party for Popa ladies as they managed to hold them goalless draw at Mma Masire Ground. In other games to be played on Saturday, UB Kicks will host Kanye Swallows at UB Kicks, Meat Girls will... Read more
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