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  1. Rener Gracie: Ronda Rousey 'thrives in the chaos'Read the original story

    Monday Mar 2 | MMAFighting.com

    ... and UFC gold, and an Olympic bronze medal to boot, Rousey is incomparable to any fighter in women's mixed martial arts history. So as her accolades continue to pile up, Gracie can't help but marvel at the ability he witnesses from the champion on ...

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  2. SouthCoast in Action: Almeida Karate hosts annual tournamentRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 2 | SouthCoastToday.com

    ... of skill. Senpai (student teacher) John Almeida, Jr. placed second after losing a split decision to Mello's Martial Arts Sensei (instructor) Kevin Carey. The division featured continuous fighting and Almeida gave up more than 80 pounds to Carey. ...

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  3. Is Ruan Potts a One Man Condemnation of South African MMA?Read the original story

    Monday Mar 2 | BloodyElbow

    Going into his fight with Lewis, I was convinced that Potts was the pound for pound worst fighter in the UFC. In the stand-up, his hands are non-existent and his striking is seemingly limited to awkward, off-balance and not overly damaging kicks.

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  4. UFC 184 Post-Mortem: Means to an EndRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 2 | Sherdog

    Tim Means has started to build some equity within the Ultimate Fighting Championship 's shark tank of a welterweight division. The former multi-division King of the Cage champion blew through "The Ultimate Fighter" Season 19 finalist Dhiego Lima at UFC 184 "Rousey vs. Zingano" on Saturday at the Staples Center in Los Angeles, dispatching the Atlanta-based Brazilian with punches just 2:17 into the opening round of their undercard clash.

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  5. UFC 184 Review - Rousey rules supreme, new look TUF, fighters prank boss and Irish MMA round-upRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 2 | Independent.ie

    Ronda Rousey reacts after defeating Cat Zingano during their women's bantamweight title bout at UFC 184 at Staples Center. Rousey won in 14 seconds of the first round.

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  6. Bellator files injunction to prevent 'Rampage' Jackson from competing at UFC 186Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 2 | Sporting News

    Jackson's former employer, Bellator MMA filed an injunction in the Chancery Division of the Superior Court in Burlington County, New Jersey trying to prevent him from competing at UFC 186 against Fabio Maldonado on April 25 in Montreal. "Today, Bellator MMA was compelled to go to court to stop Quinton "Rampage" Jackson from fighting in an April 25th bout promoted by Bellator's competitor, Ultimate Fighting Championship ," Bellator said in a press release.

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  7. UK celebrity Paddy Doherty praises McGregor - "I have never been hit like that in my whole life"Read the original story

    Monday Mar 2 | BloodyElbow

    Even months before his highly anticipated contest with Featherweight overlord Jose Aldo , it seems as though proud Dubliner Conor Mcgregor can't evade the Mixed Martial Arts headlines for more than just a couple of weeks. This time, it's former bare knuckle slugger turned Big Brother celebrity favourite Paddy Doherty who's been lured into the Conor McGregor hype machine.

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  8. Ronda Rousey Continues to Dominate the U.F.C.Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 2 | New Yorker

    ... organization. The U.F.C. is by far the biggest player in the sport that is generally known as mixed martial arts, or M.M.A. It aspires to become the fighting equivalent of the N.F.L., a ubiquitous brand that is nearly synonymous with its sport, and ...

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  9. Bethe Correia says Ronda Rousey is a 'selfish champion' who only thinks about herselfRead the original story

    Monday Mar 2 | MMA Mania

    But, that's the label Bethe Correira recently tagged the Ultimate Fighting Championship women's bantamweight queen with after "Rowdy's" dominant performance at UFC 184 last weekend against Cat Zingano. And not selfish because Rousey ended the fight in a mere 14 seconds sending fans home somewhat dissatisfied for such a short bout, but rather because the champ seems to be more preoccupied with making it big in Hollywood as opposed to carrying the torch for women's MMA.

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  10. Ronda Rousey took just 14 seconds to beat Cat Zingano... now check...Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 2 | Daily Mail

    ... on to win the tournament but was the barred from his job as a fireman due to the controversy surrounding mixed martial arts at the time. Later in the year, he won the Ultimate Ultimate 96 tournament but then retired. Not only was this a quick ...

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  11. 'Impact Wrestling' visiting OrlandoRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 2 | The Orlando Sentinel

    ... CAA All-American and a 1996 Olympic gold medalist. Lashley is a former 3x national wrestling champion and Mixed Martial Arts specialist. Melendez, an Iraq war veteran who lost part of his leg, competes with a prosthetic leg.

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  12. More on the 1 per cent and US inequality since the crisisRead the original story

    Friday Feb 27 | Financial Times

    Cardiff writes mostly about US macroeconomic issues, with daily excursions into other topics about which he claim no expertise. Before Alphaville, Cardiff spent a little more than two years as a reporter at Dow Jones Financial News covering investment banking, asset management, and private equity.

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  13. Tai Chi in the AfternoonRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 9 | This is Bath

    Free introductory Tai Chi session, Tuesday 24th February, 4.00 - 5.30pm, Scout Headquarters, 7 Grove Street, Bath. Beginners course in Yang-Style Tai Chi Chuan Short Form starts Tuesday 3rd March, 4.00 - 5.30pm, Scout Headquarters, 7 Grove Street, Bath.

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  14. The Arnold Sports Festival will host the Amateur MMA FestivalRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 2 | Examiner.com

    The Arnold Sports Festival will once again play host to one of the biggest mixed martial arts events in the state of Ohio . The Amateur MMA Festival, presented by Title Boxing Club, will take place on Friday night at the L.C. Pavilion in downtown Columbus .

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  15. UFC Quick Quote: Dana White won't 'pressure' Georges St-Pierre for MMA comebackRead the original story

    Monday Mar 2 | MMA Mania

    ... former Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) welterweight kingpin Georges St-Pierre took a sabbatical from mixed martial arts (MMA) in late 2013 , it was ultimately revealed that part of the reason "GSP" left the sport was due to lax drug testing and ...

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  16. Ronda Rousey to receive ONLY free ticket to Floyd Mayweather vs Manny Pacquiao boxing super fightRead the original story

    Monday Mar 2 | MMA Mania

    Were you wondering how Ultimate Fighting Championship women's bantamweight champ Ronda Rousey was planning on spending her UFC 184 pay-per-view winnings -- an estimated $1 million -- following her 14 second armbar victory over the previously undefeated Cat Zingano? That's because Bob Arum has apparently promised the UFC champ the ONLY free ticket to the highly anticipated event according to the Daily Mail. TMZ caught up with Arum the night before Rousey's incredible submission , and he mentioned then he would give "Rowdy" a ticket to arguably the biggest combat sports event in history.

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  17. UFC 184: What We Learned, Loved and HatedRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 2 | BleacherReport

    ... be a place for those of us who watch every UFC and and World Series of Fighting show. But we view the mixed martial arts world quite differently than the casual fan. The casual fan doesn't care if the fight they paid to see lasts for more than a ...

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  18. Can Hilary Duff Convince You to Watch Another Show About Young Brooklynites?Read the original story

    Monday Mar 2 | Racked

    In Younger, developed by SATC creator Darren Star, the 40-ish, down-and-out Liza attempts to jump back into the world of book publishing after a fifteen-year break to raise her daughter, only to find that Twitter has since been invented, and everything's hashtag-different now. Kelsey Peters, an editor at the publishing house where Liza eventually settles for the only job she can get while posing as a 26-year old, assisting the head of marketing.

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  19. Bellator Files Lawsuit to Prevent 'Rampage' Jackson from Fighting in UFCRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 2 | Sherdog

    Bellator MMA is seeking to prevent Quinton "Rampage" Jackson from setting foot inside the UFC 's Octagon. Bellator officials announced that the organization filed a lawsuit in New Jersey on Monday aimed at keeping Jackson out of his scheduled upcoming bout.

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  20. Civil rights group to sue FBI over Chechen man's deathRead the original story

    Monday Mar 2 | Boston Herald

    ... into the background of bombing suspect Tamerlan Tsarnaev. Todashev and Tsarnaev had been friends through mixed-martial arts circles when Todashev lived in Boston. They said in a report that Todashev had been cooperative with investigators but he ...

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