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  1. Video: MMA fighter takes down would-be thievesRead the original story w/Photo

    6 min ago | KFVS12

    ... knew when a gas station employee was coming back with a bank bag. They didn't know his coworker was a mixed martial arts fighter. Mayura Dissanayaka was behind the counter when he noticed his fellow employee return after a run to the bank. As seen ...

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    1 hr ago | Right Wing News

    A southside convenience store clerk turned the tables on a pair of accused robbers on July 10 on South Wayside near Interstate 45. Mayura Dissanyake works at a Fuel Depot, but he's also a semi-professional mixed martial arts fighter.

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  3. Israeli UFC pro heads home to fight HamasRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | The Times of Israel

    An Israeli Mixed Martial Arts champion who fights for the American Ultimate Fighting Championship returned to Israel on Sunday to join his IDF unit in the Gaza Strip.

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  4. MMA-trained clerk fights off robbersRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | KVII-TV Amarillo

    ... before the two robbers even saw him, he kicked one guy in the face and punched another. He's trained in mixed martial arts for more than a decade and was named the MMA National Champion for five consecutive years in native country of Sri Lanka. ...

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  5. Video: MMA fighter takes down would-be thievesRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | KFVS12

    ... knew when a gas station employee was coming back with a bank bag. They didn't know his coworker was a mixed martial arts fighter. Mayura Dissanayaka was behind the counter when he noticed his fellow employee return after a run to the bank. As seen ...

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  6. An MMA-trained clerk fights off a group of robbers.Read the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | KTRE-TV Lufkin

    A group of would-be thieves picked the wrong gas station to rob. They saw one employee coming back with a bank bag, but they didn't know another clerk was a mixed martial arts fighter! Mayura Dissanayaka was behind the counter when he noticed his co-worker return to the store after a run to the bank, Then men in a SUV were watching, going straight ... (more)

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  7. UFC 178 odds: Daniel Cormier and Dustin Poirier betting underdogs to Jon Jones and Conor McGregorRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | MMA Mania

    Ultimate Fighting Championship light heavyweight champion Jon Jones will defend his 205-pound strap against undefeated 205-pound contender Daniel Cormier, who steps in for the injured Alexander Gustafsson to try to break "Bones" in the UFC 178 main event on Sept.

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  8. An Inside Look at Year Three of Skybound's 'The Walking Dead Escape'Read the original story

    4 hrs ago | Lost Remote

    In February, Skybound announced that Ultimate Fighting Championship co-founder David Isaacs would become President of Skybound EXP, the entertainment company's live events and experiential marketing subsidiary.

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  9. Video: Clerk packs a punchRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | WWLP

    ... punched the other guy." They were moves he learned from cage matches. Dissanyake has been involved with mixed martial arts for more than a decade. He says he was the national champion for five consecutive years in his native Sri Lanka.

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  10. VIDEO: Would-be thieves get beating from former MMA championRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | WFIE-TV Evansville

    ... was caught on camera. Mayura Dissanyake works at a Fuel Depot, but he's also a semi-professional mixed martial arts fighter. He was behind the counter when he noticed his co-worker returning to the store after a run to the bank. Dissanyake saw two ...

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  11. Johny Hendricks vs. Robbie Lawler rematch targeted for early 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | MMA Mania

    Ultimate Fighting Championship welterweight kingpin Johny Hendricks is slowly but surely making his way back to the fight game after bicep surgery , and early estimates have him ready to compete by November .

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  12. Must Watch: MMA champion comes to aid of clerk being attacked by would-be thievesRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | KFOR-TV Oklahoma City

    ... the ground being beaten when Dissanayaka's first kick caught one of the crooks off guard. He trained in mixed martial arts for more than a decade and was named the MMA National Champion for five consecutive years in Sri Lanka. "We learn how to ...

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  13. Comeback king Mick Mlacic determined to punch onRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Illawarra Mercury

    "Magic" Mick Mlacic is full of confidence at training for his upcoming televised bout with Will Sands.

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  14. MMA fighter puts training to use in real worldRead the original story

    10 hrs ago | Chicago Chronicle

    A local mixed martial arts fighter is talking to us about an incident caught on video where he fights off robbery suspects.The security video from July 10 shows two men rush up and start attacking a clerk returning to the gas station he works at in southeast Houston.

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  15. 2 U.S. marshals, 1 NYPD detective shot in ManhattanRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 25 | MyFoxNY

    ... Bishop demanded at least $5 from a woman he posed for a picture with, instead of the $1 she offered. Mixed Martial Arts enthusiasts gathered in the Big Apple for the 5th annual MMA World Expo. Only amateurs were allowed to compete at the event ...

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  16. Junior dos Santos wants 'beautiful fight' against Stipe Miocic in November returnRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | MMA Mania

    Former Ultimate Fighting Championship heavyweight titleholder Junior dos Santos is slowly but surely returning from the injury that knocked him from The Ultimate Fighter : "Brazil 3" mixed martial arts event earlier this year in Brazil.

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  17. MMA fighter rushes to defend coworkerRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | New York Daily News

    ... wrong. Mayura Dissanyake isn't just a cashier at Fuel Depot in Houston. He is also a five-time national Mixed Martial Arts champion in his home country of Sri Lanka, according to local media. The semi-professional fighter saw the failed crooks jump ...

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  18. Police team turns back from Ukraine crash siteRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Yahoo!

    ... money from the bank. But what they didn't know was that the man's co-worker was a professional mixed martial arts fighter. Jeff Glor reports. Hamas' leader, Khaled Meshaal, told CBS This Morning co-host Charlie Rose that his group's ...

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  19. Robbery suspects lose bout with MMA fighterRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | 12NewsNow.Com

    Courtesy KTRK Houston A local mixed martial arts fighter is talking to us about an incident caught on video where he fights off robbery suspects.

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  20. Israeli martial arts fighter returns home to a different fightRead the original story

    9 hrs ago | United Jewish Federation of Tidewater

    Noad Lahat, the first Israeli to fight in a prestigious Ultimate Fighting Championship mixed martial arts competition, won his second fight in the U.S. on Saturday.

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