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  1. Photos: Pan American judo championshipsRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | Edmonton Journal

    Edmonton's Saville Community Sports Centre was the site of the 2015 Pan American Judo Championships, a qualifying tournament for the 2016 Olympic Games, on April 25, 2015. Catherine Beauchemin-Pinard of Canada throws American Hana Carmichael on the way to victory in the under-57 kg class match during the 2015 Pan American Judo Championships at Edmonton's Saville Community Sports Centre on April 25, 2015.

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  2. UFC 186 'Johnson vs. Horiguchi' results recap for 'Prelims'Read the original story

    Saturday | MMA Mania

    A colossal Canadian fight card gave fans inside the Bell Centre, and those watching live on Fight Pass and Fox Sports 1 , a sensational showing of mixed martial arts action. The Ultimate Fighting Championship is set to host its first mixed martial arts pay-per-view north of the border tonight .

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  3. Photos: 2015 Alaska Judo ChampionshipsRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | Anchorage Daily News

    Mackenzie Harvey, left, of Anchorage, faces Rachel LaForest of Palmer. About 100 people, ages 6 through adult, competed in the 2015 State Judo Championship, held at the Wells Fargo Sports Complex at UAA, on Saturday, April 25, 2015.

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  4. College Wrestling 101: College mat stars of the 1950s who became pro wrestlersRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | Examiner.com

    Back in the nifty Fifties, a college wrestler with impressive mat credentials didn't have the option of entering mixed martial arts competition after graduation like today's stars, but he could become a coach... or try out for the NFL... or pull on the trunks and enter the squared circle as a professional wrestler. That last option was one that a number of collegiate mat stars of the 1950s took, including at least one individual known to college wrestling fans of today as the only wrestler to appear on the cover of "Sports Illustrated"... and whose name graces the Hodge Trophy, the annual honor presented to the best wrestler in college.

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  5. UFC 186 stream: 'Johnson vs Horiguchi' live results, updates, recaps and moreRead the original story

    Saturday | MMA Mania

    UFC 186 results live online : UFC returns to pay-per-view TONIGHT with "Johnson vs. Horiguchi," which features a five-round main event between Flyweight champion Demetrious Johnson versus top-ranked contender Kyoji Horiguchi. UFC 186, which takes place at Bell Centre in Montreal, Canada, will feature a salvaged co-main event between former Light Heavyweight champion -- and legally-embattled -- Rampage Jackson, taking on hard-charging Brazilian Fabio Maldonado.

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  6. Johnson retains title, beats Horiguchi at UFC 186Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Apr 25 | ESPN

    ... Jackson made his UFC return a successful one by punching his way past Fabio Maldonado at UFC 186. Mixed martial arts fighter Anderson Silva says he will fight for a spot in the Brazilian taekwondo team at the 2016 Olympics in Rio de Janeiro. Cary ...

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  7. Johnson beats Horiguchi, retains title at UFC 186-Image1Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Apr 25 | CottageCountryNow.ca

    UFC flyweight champion Demetrious Johnson retained his title in dominant fashion, controlling opponent Kyoji Horiguchi for nearly the entirety of their five-round affair before scoring the latest submission win in UFC history - tapping out his opponent with just a single second left in the fight. The bout served as the featured contest of Saturday's "UFC 186: Johnson vs. Horiguchi" event, which took place at Montreal's Bell Centre.

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  8. Enter the Iron DragonRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 24 | China Daily

    Katerina Hauskova of Czech Republic watches a parkour instructor defy gravity at Iron Dragon Crossfit Box. Gao Erqiang / China Daily Subcultural coolness oozes through the mas onry and stone pillars of Iron Dragon Crossfit Box, a cross-fit gym and "big boy's playhouse" in Shanghai that services the city's only Ninja Warrior program.

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  9. Cost of victory too high for fighterRead the original story

    Jul 28, 2011 | Daily News

    ... at home. So You Wanna Fight Cuz Ya Think You're Tough is hardly new to B.C. The amateur boxing/mixed martial arts competitions - with their motto, "No Pros Just Average Joes" - have been held around the province with thousands of short bouts since ...

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  10. GAH! Jessica Rakoczy's Eye Is A Mess At UFC 186Read the original story

    Saturday | MMA Mania

    If you are squeamish, I apologize, but just look at Jessica Rakoczy's eye! The Ultimate Fighting Championship women's strawweight lost a hard fought decision to Valerie Letourneau at UFC 186 tonight in Montreal Quebec, Canada, and Esther Lin caught a gruesome shot of her mangled eye. The loss was the second in a row for The Ultimate Fighter veteran, pushing her mixed martial arts record to 1-5.

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  11. There's still time to register and compete in the 2015 Tiger Claw Elite ChampionRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Apr 25 | Examiner.com

    Each year, there are a few dozen Chinese Martial Arts tournaments in the U.S. The Tiger Claw Elite Championship is without a doubt the most significant one. This year the Championship will be held on Saturday May 16 in San Jose, Ca.

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  12. Video shows DPS trooper karate kick suspect off his motorcycleRead the original story

    Saturday Apr 25 | The Family Badge

    The flying karate kick and shooting while driving, while strikingly Hollywood-esque, don't specifically violate Texas Department of Public Safety rules for highway chases, the Statesman reports. Shooting is a condoned means of ending a chase in certain cases - a tactic experts told the Statesman was "out of step with evolving national standards."

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  13. Fighters with disabilities take part in jiu-jitsu tournamentRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Apr 25 | News12.com

    A mixed martial arts gym in Williamsburg is hosting a tournament where 30 people from around the world are competing in Brazilian jiu-jitsu. A mixed martial arts gym in Williamsburg is hosting a tournament where 30 people from around the world are competing in Brazilian jiu-jitsu.

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  14. UFC 190: Antonio Silva vs. Soa Palelei official for August 1 PPV in BrazilRead the original story

    Saturday Apr 25 | MMA Mania

    "Bigfoot" will look to rectify his four fight winless streak later this year when he steps into the Ultimate Fighting Championship Octagon to face off against Soa Palelei in a heavyweight battle at the UFC 190 pay-per-view event, scheduled for Sat., Aug. 1, 2015 inside the HSBC Arena Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. Silva has not won a fight since his incredible come from behind knockout victory over Alistair Overeem way back at UFC 156.

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  15. Michael Bisping Can't Lose To CB 'Doberdouche' DollowayRead the original story

    Saturday Apr 25 | MMA Mania

    Ultimate Fighting Championship perennial middleweight contender Michael Bisping seemingly always needs an edge on his opponent in order to get riled up before a fight. With "The Count" taking on CB Dollaway tonight on the UFC 186 pay-per-view , Bisping shared this hilarious photo of "Doberdouche" Dollaway, stating he simply "cannot be allowed to lose to this guy."

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  16. Keys to Victory! UFC 186: 'Johnson vs. Horiguchi'Read the original story

    Saturday Apr 25 | MMA Mania

    ... down, and statistics show he will, then he needs to make sure he doesn't panic. An underrated part of his mixed martial arts (MMA) tool belt is his jiu-jitsu. As Mania's own Andrew Richardson explained in his complete fighter breakdown , Horiguchi ...

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  17. UFC 186 fight card: What's at stake?Read the original story

    Saturday Apr 25 | MMAFighting.com

    ... a UFC title in this era is a massive statement, both for the fighter and what it could potentially do for mixed martial arts in that country. This outcome would also be a major shake up of the division and to Johnson's ultimate legacy. Getting back ...

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  18. Invicta FC 12 Results: Livia Renata Souza Submits Katja Kankaanpaa for Strawweight TitleRead the original story

    Saturday Apr 25 | Cage Pages

    On an Invicta FC 12 card that streamed live, in its entirety, on UFC Fightpass from the Municipal Auditorium in Kansas City, Kansas, Livia Renata Souza showcased her elite grappling as she took the belt away from Katja Kankaanpaa . The first round set the tone early, as Souza threatened the champ with a triangle choke and spent almost 2 minutes on her back with a body triangle attempting a rear naked choke and several neck cranks.

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  19. UFC 186 fight card for Demetrious Johnson vs Kyoji Horiguchi tonightRead the original story

    Saturday Apr 25 | MMA Mania

    That might come as a relief for Ultimate Fighting Championship fans in Montreal, Canada, who had to endure a brutal series of cancelations, scratches, replacements and reinstatements ahead of tonight's pay-per-view event inside Bell Centre in Montreal, Quebec, Canada. But, have no fear, Michael Bisping was confident every step of the way that he alone will " electrify " the crowd! We can only hope "The Count," as well as Flyweight champion Demetrious Johnson and "Rampage," are able to carry a patchwork card.

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  20. MMA star gives seminarRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Apr 25 | Pacific Daily News

    Benefit for typhoon victims: Mixed martial arts fighter Brandon "The Truth" Vera conducted a seminar at Purebred Jiu Jitsu Academy to benefit the victims of Super Typhoon Maysak April 16. Donations of canned food and household items were given to the Ayuda Foundation. Vera is a ONE Championship fighter and former UFC competitor.

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