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  1. Judge steps aside from defamation case, citing Fox 6 coverage of sonRead the original story w/Photo

    55 min ago | Milwaukee Journal-Sentinal

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  2. UFC 185 Headliner Rafael dos Anjos: 'I Trained My Whole Life to Get a Title Shot'Read the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Sherdog

    Early in his Ultimate Fighting Championship tenure, it would have been difficult to imagine Rafael dos Anjos ascending to the top of the lightweight division. The Rio de Janeiro native began his UFC career with consecutive losses to Jeremy Stephens and Tyson Griffin and was a relatively pedestrian 4-4 in the Octagon heading into 2012.

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  3. Burt Watson confirms 'incident' at UFC 184, but denies involvement from Ronda Rousey or Mark MunozRead the original story

    2 hrs ago | MMA Mania

    Former Ultimate Fighting Championship site coordinator Burt Watson did, in fact, have an "incident" at the UFC 184 pay-per-view event back on Feb. 28, 2015 in Los Angeles, Calif., one that led to his early retirement from mixed martial arts . As for the person responsible for expediting the untimely exit of the "babysitter to the stars," that remains a mystery for the time being, as Watson told MMA Junkie that he's not going to start name dropping at this point, because what's done is done.

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  4. Bipartisan bill to regulate kickboxing introducedRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Milwaukee Journal-Sentinal

    A bipartisan bill that would regulate all unarmed combat sports in Wisconsin has been introduced with its sponsor predicting swift action. The bill would extend state regulation - which already covers boxing and mixed martial arts - to cover all "unarmed combat sports," closing a loophole that allowed promoters to hold unsanctioned kickboxing bouts in Wisconsin.

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  5. 'Rocky' Ronda Rousey willing to fight Bethe Correia in BrazilRead the original story

    3 hrs ago | MMA Mania

    Reigning Ultimate Fighting Championship women's bantamweight champion Ronda Rousey is so confident she can destroy undefeated 135-pound contender Bethe Correia, she's even willing to travel into enemy territory to get the job done. Rousey , who obliterated Cat Zingano last weekend in Los Angeles, has been " demanding " a fight against the lippy Brazilian after the hot-headed "Pitbull" disposed of her fellow Horsewomen, then talked all kinds of smack about the queen of the division.

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  6. PDF: NSAC answering brief responds to Wanderlei Silva lawsuit stemming from UFC 175 drug testRead the original story

    3 hrs ago | MMA Mania

    Former Ultimate Fighting Championship middleweight smasher Wanderlei Silva recently filed suit against the Nevada State Athletic Commission , seeking a reversal on his lifetime ban from mixed martial arts , which came in the aftermath of his refusal to be drug tested ahead of UFC 175. In response, the commission filed an answering brief in Clark County District Court, refuting the Brazilian's claims that it has no power to drug test unarmed combatants who are not licensed to compete, despite being promoted for an upcoming appearance.

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  7. Metamoris 6: 'Babalu' will submit Chael Sonnen in less than 10 minutesRead the original story

    3 hrs ago | MMA Mania

    Former Ultimate Fighting Championship light heavyweight Renato Sobral submitted Chael Sonnen in less than 10 minutes when they went to war at the UFC 55 pay-per-view event, which took place inside Mohegan Sun Arena way back in October of 2005. "Sonnen is from the same generation, and I think it's going to be cool to compete against him," the Brazilian told MMA Fighting .

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  8. Milwaukee's Pettis brothers trying to dominate UFCRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | WISN-TV

    BIG 12 SPORTS PRESENTED BY MENARDS. ON MARCH 14, A PAIR OF BROTHERS FROM MILWAUKEE WILL BE IN THE SPOTLIGHT IN DALLAS.

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  9. TSL Talks Kicking Butt with MMA Fighter 'King Mo'Read the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Black Enterprise

    Fresh off his win at Bellator 134 against fellow Mixed Martial Arts fighter Cheick Kongo, Muhammed "King Mo" Lawal speaks with The Shadow League about the fight that caused some choice and derogatory word-flinging to be exchanged in social media . 34 year-old Lawal speaks candidly to TSL about his strategy to beating a taller opponent and his views on upcoming fights and sporting events.

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  10. Lady Irish face St. Cecilia in opening state tourney gameRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | North Platte Bulletin

    Lineup set for mixed martial arts night, St. Patty's Beat Down by The North Platte Bulletin - 3/5/2015 Promoters Russ Jones and Kelly Wiseman of Midwest Championship Fighting announce the return of MMA fights to North Platte. The St. Patty's Beat Down Bash III will be held March 21at the D&N Event Center.

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  11. Mixed martial arts: Nathaniel Brash looking for first professional win in ScotlandRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Chronicle Live

    South Shields mixed martial artist Nathaniel Brash fights in Stirling on Sunday, March 8, and is confident he can leave with a win Nathaniel Brash crosses North of the border this Sunday, hoping to put his mixed martial arts professional debut disappointment behind him. A product of Alex Enlund and Sixth Sense MMA, he is hoping to continue the recent good run the club is having when he steps in the cage again in Scotland.

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  12. Heastie: Public "should be concerned" about executive budget overreachRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Rochester Democrat and Chronicle

    Heastie: Public "should be concerned" about executive budget overreach Check out this story on DemocratandChronicle.com: http://on.rocne.ws/1G75P1T Assembly Speaker Carl Heastie today warned against the executive branch trying to gain too much leverage in budget negotiations, saying the Legislature is an equal and separate branch of state government. Gov. Andrew Cuomo sought to get the upper hand in budget talks last month when he tied much of his ethics-reform package to appropriation bills in his 30-day budget amendments.

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  13. UFC middleweight champion Chris Weidman signs with Paradigm Sports ManagementRead the original story

    6 hrs ago | MMAFighting.com

    ... to give me 100 percent every day, which I feel I deserve. "Chris is at the highest level of professional mixed martial arts and is a recognized athlete throughout the world," Paradigm MMA Management president Audie Attar stated. "Upon meeting Chris ...

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  14. Friday Fight NightRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Creative Loafing Tampa

    During this past weekend's UFC 184, Ronda Rousey continued her climb to greatness in the world of mixed martial arts as she ended her women's bantamweight championship match with Cat Zingano in typical fashion - sheer dominance.

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  15. Dave Walsh Launches New Science Fiction SeriesRead the original story

    7 hrs ago | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... Walsh is a writer residing in Albuquerque, New Mexico who is best known for his work as a Kickboxing and Mixed Martial Arts journalist. His work has been featured on a number of publications including BloodyElbow.com, MiddleEasy.com, ...

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  16. MMA, boxing, muay thai up in La TrinidadRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | Sun-Star

    ... set on March 14 at the La Trinidad municipal gym. "We want to test our boxers if they are ready for mixed martial arts because we know for a fact that it is the fastest growing sport not only in the country but all over the world," said promoter ...

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  17. Bellator 136 'Brooks vs. Jansen' gets five new fightsRead the original story

    8 hrs ago | MMA Mania

    Bellator has updated another fight card for its 2015 season, and this time it's "Brooks vs. Jansen" scheduled for April 10th at the Bren Events Center in Irvine, California. California knows how to party.

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  18. UFC champion Ronda Rousey smashes TV host's ribs with judo throwRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | Los Angeles Times

    Following UFC women's bantamweight champion Ronda Rousey's record-setting 14-second title-fight win over Cat Zingano on Saturday, a video has surfaced with the 135-pound fighter from Venice recording an even faster victory against a man. In an interview with MMAPrime.TV's Aaron Tru from 2011, Rousey, wearing street clothes, was challenged by the MMA journalist.

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  19. Floyd-Manny megafight won't halt sport's declineRead the original story

    9 hrs ago | Stabroek News

    ... there, lingering and not willing to pass the torch." A lack of star power, the rise of other genres like mixed martial arts and splintering sanctioning bodies that left casual fans wondering who the true champion is have all contributed to boxing's ...

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  20. UFC 185: Charges dropped in assault case against Matt Brown due to insufficient evidenceRead the original story

    9 hrs ago | MMA Mania

    Ultimate Fighting Championship welterweight Matt Brown was accused of assaulting his former Brazilian jiu-jitsu coach, Rodrigo Botti, following an argument that allegedly turned violent back on Feb. 3 at the Ohio Combat Club in Columbus, Ohio . "Yeah, he straight lied," Brown told MMAjunkie .

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