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  1. Ayer Shirley Regional freshman class makes student body historyRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Shirley Oracle

    ... the equipment, the kids know most of it, which is really useful." Sophomore Elijah Gebru performed a mixed martial arts routine to "Eye of the Tiger" by Survivor. Gebru has his brown belt in karate and said he signed up for the talent show to gain ...

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  2. Gautam Gambhir happy to buck trends in comeback bidRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | DNA India

    Gymnastics and mixed martial arts do not come naturally to Indian batsmen but former opener Gautam Gambhir, toiling in Perth to revive his international career, does not mind giving them a try if it helps get him back to the top. Gymnastics and mixed martial arts do not come naturally to Indian batsmen but former opener Gautam Gambhir, toiling in Perth to revive his international career, does not mind giving them a try if it helps get him back to the top.

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  3. In comeback bid, Gambhir has 'burning desire to excel'Read the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Rediff.com

    India's Gautam Gambhir during a India nets session at Trent Bridge in Nottingham on July 7, 2014. Photograph: Matthew Lewis/Getty Images ymnastics and mixed martial arts do not come naturally to Indian batsmen but former opener Gautam Gambhir, toiling in Perth to revive his international career, does not mind giving them a try if it helps get him back to the top.

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  4. Culinary Union comes out swinging against planned fountain at UFC headquartersRead the original story

    3 hrs ago | The Las Vegas Sun

    Despite an early knockdown, the Culinary Union isn't giving up its fight to wrestle a proposed water fountain at the new Ultimate Fighting Championship headquarters into submission. In a showdown befitting the Octagon, dozens of union members clad in red T-shirts packed a Clark County Zoning Commission hearing last week, urging the commission to reject what they called the "irresponsible" water feature.

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  5. Former NFL Team Doctor Backs Jose Aldo's Docs, Verifies Rib BreakRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | MMA Weekly

    ... camp asking if he could hurry and take a look. Unbeknownst to Chao-who described himself as a casual mixed martial arts fan that rarely keeps up with the news covering the sport-Aldo had pulled out of the fight, and the champion was taking a beating ...

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  6. Bellator Signs Heavyweight Chase Gormley to Multi-Fight DealRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | MMA Weekly

    Bellator MMA announced on Thursday the signing of heavyweight, Chase Gormley , to an exclusive, multi-fight deal. Gormley's debut date and opponent will be announced in the near future.

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  7. Dana White blows up Josh Koscheck's phone after new Bellator MMA fighter bashes UFC/Reebok dealRead the original story

    10 hrs ago | MMA Mania

    It's no secret that former Ultimate Fighting Championship Welterweight title contender, Josh Koscheck, feels he left the promotion at the right time. UFC's new Reebok sponsorship deal goes into effect at UFC 189, which takes place next weekend at MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas, Nevada.

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  8. Man accused in Torrez home invasion wanted on assault chargesRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | Las Cruces Sun-News

    ... Tuesday in Dona Ana County Magistrate Court. Avalos is one of four men accused of invading the home of mixed martial arts fighter Joe Torrez on Jan. 1, 2014. He is facing five felony counts, including attempted first-degree murder, aggravated ...

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  9. Wimp to warrior: a real estate agent's journey from obesity to MMA fighterRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | The Age

    A 23-year-old real estate agent from Sydney's northern beaches, who only recently tipped the scales at 132kgs, fought a mixed martial arts bout in the 77kg weight class in front of more than a thousand awed spectators at Luna Park. Michael Burgio and his opponent, 27-year-old plumber Nathan Giudice, had spent six months training for their fight in the eight-sided ring known as "the octogon" as part of the Wimp to Warrior reality TV series.

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  10. 'Top 100' debate and mailbagRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | NFL

    Arizona Cardinals defensive end Calais Campbell discusses sacking quarterbacks, best uniforms and great NFL players from the University of Miami in a new "2-minute drill" with Dave Dameshek. Shek is joined by running back great Herschel Walker to discuss his football career, relationship with presidential candidate and former USFL team owner Donald Trump as well as his mixed martial arts career.

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  11. Western Speedway hosts multi-discipline fight card FridayRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | Lake Cowichan Gazette

    ... take on athletes from the mainland or Alberta. The HFL is designed to give up-and-coming kickboxers and mixed martial arts athletes to gain competitive experience in the ring. Find them on Facebook at Hurricane Fight League. Tickets for the show are ...

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  12. UFC takes big hit with Jose Aldo's exit from Conor McGregor fightRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | The Las Vegas Sun

    The UFC will release enough numbers with a procession of zeroes at the end next week to fry a calculator. The locally based mixed martial arts promotion will trumpet, among other figures, the thousands of people it attracts to town for International Fight Week and the millions of dollars the crowd creates in economic impact.

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  13. Nick Diaz legal team expected to present case for failed drug test to NSAC in SeptemberRead the original story

    13 hrs ago | MMA Mania

    Ultimate Fighting Championship welterweight Nick Diaz and his legal team are gearing up for a hearing in front of Nevada State Athletic Commission to answer for a failed drug test , following his unanimous decision loss to Anderson Silva at UFC 183 back in January . A hearing that could happen as early as August or September of this year, after it was initially postponed to afford the defense further preparation time.

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  14. Matt Brown Named Capital One Division I Academic All-America of the YearRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | Onward State

    Penn State's own Matt Brown added another impressive title to his resume when he was named Capital One Division I Academic All-AmericaA of the Year this morning. Brown, who we profiled this past winter, is coming off a National Championship win in his senior season.

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  15. Ex-state Sen. Leland Yee pleads guilty to racketeering in corruption caseRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Los Angeles Times

    Former state Sen. Leland Yee entered a packed federal courtroom here Wednesday looking relaxed. Unable to find a seat, he squeezed in next to reporters who had once covered the child psychologist's legislative work as an advocate for youth and the mentally ill, and were now here to watch him plead guilty in a sweeping public corruption case.

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  16. Visualizing ExcessRead the original story

    Wednesday Jun 3 | Sierra

    ... finance. When he's not pursuing those goals he enjoys creative writing, playing the guitar, practicing mixed martial arts and taking his dog on hikes through the redwoods. In Guangzhou, factory farms struggle to feed enough pigs to keep up with ...

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  17. Western Speedway hosts multi-discipline fight card tonightRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | Goldstream Gazette

    ... take on athletes from the mainland or Alberta. The HFL is designed to give up-and-coming kickboxers and mixed martial arts athletes to gain competitive experience in the ring. Find them on Facebook at Hurricane Fight League. Tickets for the show are ...

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  18. UFC 189: Chad Mendes and Conor McGregor unite, refuse to fight Jose Aldo in BrazilRead the original story

    15 hrs ago | MMA Mania

    For the first time ever, Ultimate Fighting Championship will have someone other than Jose Aldo to call featherweight champion. That's because Aldo will have to share the title with either Chad Mendes or Conor McGregor after an interim champion is crowned at UFC 189 on July 11, 2015 in Las Vegas, Nevada.

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  19. Jose Aldo's MRI Results Show Clear Rib Break, Former Chargers Doctor SaysRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | BleacherReport

    ... camp asking if he could hurry and take a look. Unbeknownst to Chao - who described himself as a casual mixed martial arts fan that rarely keeps up with the news covering the sport - Aldo had pulled out of the fight, and the champion was taking a ...

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  20. UFC Fighters Bring Politics and Religion to the Cage? 'Keep That Stuff at Home'Read the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | MMA Weekly

    It's not uncommon for an athlete to thank their God following a win in any sport. Mixed martial arts is no different.

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