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  1. Fight Night 82 Highlights/Results: Thompson Steamrolls Hendricks, Nelson Bests Rosholt, + MoreRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 8 | Cage Potato

    ... if you can't touch him, and it appeared as if Stephen Thompson was fighting from the future. Utilizing his trademark karate stance and a level of accuracy that rivaled Anderson Silva 's UFC debut, Thompson not only tore through Hendricks, he did so ...

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  2. UFC Fight Night 82 salaries: Stephen Thompson earns $48,000 for dazzling knockout of Johny HendricksRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 8 | MMAFighting.com

    Stephen Thompson earned more in bonuses than he did from his fight purse on Saturday night. Thompson, the 32-year-old karate stylist who propelled himself into the ranks of welterweight contenders with a dazzling performance, took home $48,000 for his first-round knockout of Johny Hendricks at UFC Fight Night 82, according to figures released Monday by the Nevada Athletic Commission to MMA Fighting.

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  3. UFC's 'Wonderboy' and the Re-Emergence of the Karate Master in the OctagonRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 8 | BleacherReport

    ... systems like wrestling and kickboxing largely went on to dominate the next two decades. stood out for his classic karate fighting style - and his reign on top was so short it became a punch line. were always his calling card, but his patient, ...

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  4. Developing Trust through ConnectionRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 8 | Sports of Yore

    ... a sprint, of all things -- slipped on black ice and took an unanticipated flight. Thank heavens for the years of Karate-do, learning how to fall is critical to not breaking. Though I fell on a concrete sidewalk, I tumbled ball-like. But muscles ...

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  5. Flowery Branch's fencing program 'empowering' non-traditional athletesRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Feb 7 | The Times

    ... ints. However, Alabiso knew she was in the right place with fencing. It's since served as a springboard for taking up karate and mixed martial arts.

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  6. No excuses from Hendricks: 'Wonderboy' was better manRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Feb 7 | BloodyElbow

    ... bout sharp and prepared, evading most of Hendricks' strikes and countering with a catalog of punches and kicks. The Karate ace also fended off a takedown attempt and highlighted the evolution of his grappling. Thompson's only loss came when he was ...

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  7. Updated: 12 hours agoComments (1)At the Thunder Bay Wado Kai KaraaRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Feb 7 | The Chronicle-Journal

    At the Thunder Bay Wado Kai Karate Tournament, youngsters gained invaluable experience in the competitive realm - some making their debut - while reaping the rewards of a great family sport. The fourth-annual event took place on Jan. 30 at Ecole Gron Morgan School, attracting a field of 95 adults and youth from across Ontario and Manitoba.

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  8. Stephen Thompson Embarrasses Johny Hendricks To Become Legit UFC ContenderRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Feb 7 | Rant MMA

    ... champion Johny Hendricks . Coming in as a slight underdog, Thompson was able to use his quick footwork and tricky karate-like fighting stances to avoid Hendricks' pressure. Although Hendricks did have the opportunity to take Thompson down against ...

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  9. Stephen Thompson puts himself in consideration for Robbie LawlerRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Feb 7 | The Las Vegas Sun

    ... close. Thompson finished him in three minutes and 31 seconds with a dazzling display of strikes. Thompson, a karate black belt and former kickboxing world champion, maintained his preferred range by aggravating Hendricks with kicks. He flustered ...

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  10. UFC Fight Night 82: By the NumbersRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Feb 7 | Sherdog

    Stephen Thompson has officially arrived as a force in the welterweight division. The karate specialist completely outclassed former 170-pound titlist Johny Hendricks in the UFC Fight Night headliner in Las Vegas on Saturday, finishing "Big Rigg" via technical knockout 3:31 into the opening round.

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  11. UFC Fight Night 82 Results: Winners, Scorecards from Hendricks vs. Thompson CardRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Feb 6 | BleacherReport

    ... against a respected grappler played to Botter's Holly Holm comparison. Coming in, Thompson was known primarily as a karate master whose game wasn't developed. That doesn't look to be the case anymore. He put himself in position to challenge champion ...

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  12. UFC Fight Night 82 live blog: Johny Hendricks vs. Stephen ThompsonRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Feb 6 | MMAFighting.com

    ... is Big John McCarthy. He instructs the fighters. Big spot for Wonderboy; pressure for Hendricsks. They touch gloves. Karate stance for Thompson, angular. He throws a big high kick right off, and Hendricks steps aside. Now Hendricks bulls forward and ...

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  13. Stephen Thompson vs. Johny Hendricks full fight video highlightsRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Feb 6 | MMAFighting.com

    ... MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas, Nevada. Former UFC welterweight champion Johny Hendricks (17-4) collided against karate stylist Stephen Thompson (12-1) in the night's main event, which aired live on FOX. Catch the video highlights above. Round ...

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  14. UFC Fight Night 82 in Tweets: Pros react Stephen Thompson's thunderous knockout of Johny HendricksRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Feb 6 | MMAFighting.com

    ... performance. Wow!!! @WonderboyMMA I've been a fan for some time now but gosh!!! @ufc Love the footwork and style. #karate #ninja Wonderboy is extremely talented and skillful but man I can't stop thinking about how hendricks just didn't look ...

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  15. UFC Fight Night 82: Justin Scoggins Dominates BorgRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Feb 6 | Cage Pages

    ... dividends for Scoggins, as he is in Borg's guard but got back up. Scoggins sticking to the outside striking with some karate style, Borg doing more running than actual fighting. Scoggins scores another take down as they were trading, a scramble ...

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  16. Stephen Thompson, UFC Fight Night 82's 'Fighter to Watch' tonight in Las VegasRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Feb 6 | MMA Mania

    Check out this in-depth look at the career of "Wonderboy" before he takes on former 170-pound champion Johny Hendricks in the UFC Fight Night 82 headliner tonight in Las Vegas, Nevada. The lights are even brighter on budding Welterweight superstar and karate black belt Stephen Thompson when he meets former 170-pound champion Johny Hendricks in UFC Fight Night 82's main event tonight inside MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas, Nevada.

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  17. UFC Fight Night 82 fight card: Johny Hendricks vs Stephen Thompson full fight previewRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Feb 6 | MMA Mania

    Johny Hendricks and Stephen Thompson will scrap TONIGHT at UFC Fight Night 82 inside MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas, Nevada. In a match up of close-range bruiser and Karate master, what adjustments must be made for either man to claim victory? Find out below! Ultimate Fighting Championship Welterweight knockout artists Johny Hendricks and Stephen Thompson will clash TONIGHT at UFC Fight Night 82 inside MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas, Nevada.

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  18. Karate kid Scarlett, ten, to represent GB in world championships in JapanRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Feb 6 | Thetelegraphand Argus

    OLD Bradford girl will be touching down in Japan this summer to represent Great Britain in a world karate junior championship. Scarlett Ancliffe, has been doing karate at Fight Club Kickboxing at Wyke Community and Children's Centre, for 15 months.

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  19. Karate 'master' tries to kick apple off student's head - and fails spectacularlyRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Feb 6 | Mirror.co.uk

    It's a favourite trick of many karate experts - but this man probably won't be attempting to kick an apple off anybody's head for some time She moves forward and the camera pans round to reveal her supposed sensei, who is preparing to kick the fruit clean off her bonce. The man lets out a loud kiai - the shout used in martial arts when performing an attacking move - and charges forward.

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  20. LEGO Marvel Avengers Review: Enjoyable without ever being...Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Feb 6 | Daily Star

    ... the gameplay entails. LEGO Marvel Avengers is no different as you pass from one destructible environment to the next karate chopping bad guys while solving a few puzzles. But in doing so, you'll also quickly realise the games biggest flaw. Namely ...

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