Martial Arts Newswire (Page 8)

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  1. Baku can host Olympic Games - Int'l Judo FederationRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 26 | Trend

    Taking into account the successful organization of the First European Games, Baku can host the Olympic Games, President of the International Judo Federation Marius Vizer told reporters June 26. Everything has been organized at a high level, he said, adding that the European Games are being held for the first time and will be remembered forever. The European Games that kicked off June 12, will last till June 28. There is a total of 20 sports at Baku 2015: 16 Olympic sports and four non-Olympic sports.

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  2. Baku can host Olympic Games - " Int'l Judo FederationRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 26 | Today.Az

    Taking into account the successful organization of the First European Games, Baku can host the Olympic Games, President of the International Judo Federation Marius Vizer told reporters June 26. Everything has been organized at a high level, he said, adding that the European Games are being held for the first time and will be remembered forever. The European Games that kicked off June 12, will last till June 28. There is a total of 20 sports at Baku 2015: 16 Olympic sports and four non-Olympic sports.

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  3. Lyoto Machida Hopes a Win Over Yoel Romero Puts Him Back in UFC Title MixRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 25 | MMA Weekly

    Two months ago, on April 18, Lyoto Machida was forced to tap out to Luke Rockhold in the UFC on Fox 15 main event. Immediately following the loss, "The Dragon" wanted to return to the cage as soon as possible.

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  4. Bollywood films to watch out for in the second half of 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 25 | Mid-Day Mumbai

    ... her family. Story of a broken family - a battle between two brothers, to be precise - set in the world of mixed martial arts and underground street fighting. Directed by Karan Malhotra, the film is an official remake of the 2011 Oscar-nominated ...

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  5. UFC Fight Night 70: Latest Vegas odds, lines and betting guide for 'Machida vs Romero' in FloridaRead the original story

    Thursday Jun 25 | MMA Mania

    Get a detailed breakdown of the betting lines for UFC Fight Night 70 FOX Sports 1-televised event that is set to hit Seminole Hard Rock Hotel and Casino in Hollywood, Fla., this weekend , including best bets, underdogs, favorites and much more. Courtesy of the Unites States visa system's ongoing case of the sniffles, UFC Fight Night 70 stumbles into Hollywood, Fla., this Saturday night with little, but its terrific main event is thankfully still intact.

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  6. Using jiu-jitsu to combat life's challengesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 25 | The Salinas Californian

    ... and her son, Rick Jr., remembered that family friend Henry Cortes taught jiu-jitsu and other disciplines of martial arts. "There were just girls always trying to pick on her at school, girls and boys," Rick said. "Her brother was doing jiu-jitsu and ...

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  7. Yoel Romero's Mission for Championship Gold Continues at UFC Fight Night 70Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 25 | BleacherReport

    The Cuba native garnered heavy acclaim during his years spent on wrestling mats around the globe and built a respectable resume that includes the World Wrestling Championship in 1999 and the silver medal at the Summer Olympics in Sydney one year later. Romero would continue to rack up accomplishments in the five years after his showing in Sydney, but in 2009, he made the official transition to the world of professional mixed martial arts.

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  8. Thousands attend visitation for Officer Sonny KimRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 25 | WLWT-TV Cincinnati

    ... so they could pay their respects. Many knew Kim as an officer. There were also many who knew him as a mentor, a martial arts instructor and a role model for youth. "Everything. From the way you behave to the way you treat others, the way you do ...

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  9. Thousands turn out to pay respects to Officer Sonny KimRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 25 | WLWT-TV Cincinnati

    Police from numerous departments and citizens from varied neighborhoods streamed into Xavier's Cintas Center Thursday to pay tribute to Officer Sonny Kim. [CAPTIONING MADE POSSIBLE BY WLWT-TV] [CAPTIONING PERFORMED BY THE NATIONAL CAPTIONING INSTITUTE, WHICH IS RESPONSIBLE FOR ITS CAPTION CONTENT AND ACCURACY.

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  10. UFC Fight Night 70 fantasy picks: 'Machida vs Romero' Kountermove previewRead the original story

    Thursday Jun 25 | MMA Mania

    With a paltry Ultimate Fighting Championship offering this Saturday night with UFC Fight Night 70 live on FOX Sports 1 from the Hard Rock Hotel and Casino in Hollywood, Florida, playing Fantasy MMA with Kountermove will undoubtedly spice up this banal event. The featured fight on Saturday night will pit former light heavyweight champ Lyoto Machida against Olympic silver medalist Yoel Romero, so who do you take in Kountermove? In Kountermove you build a team of five fighters utilizing a "salary cap" of $25,000 in fantasy money to spend on drafting the team you expect to perform the best on fight night.

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  11. Bellator 139 predictions: 'Kongo vs Volkov' main card Spike TV previewRead the original story

    Thursday Jun 25 | MMA Mania

    ... Bellator 138: "Kimbo vs. Shamrock" last weekend in St. Louis, Missouri. And to Bellator MMA's credit, the mixed martial arts (MMA) promotion is not saying that Bellator 139: "Kongo vs. Volkov" tomorrow night (June 26, 2015) at Kansas Star Casino in ...

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  12. Games experience puts Rygielski ahead of the curveRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 25 | DurhamRegion.com

    The 19-year-old got the call from Judo Canada earlier this month to be the nation's representative in the +100 kg category, even though he's still eligible as a junior judoka. When the Waterloo native steps on the mat at the Mississauga Sports Centre on July 14, some of his opponents will be a decade older and own a 100-pound weight advantage.

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  13. MMA Finds FundingRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 25 | WCYB

    Mixed martial arts and boxing events were set to be banned in the state by July first because the Tennessee Athletic Commission has not been profitable in six years. But legislation has given the fighters a two year extension.

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  14. UFC Fight Night 70 complete fighter breakdown, Lyoto 'The Dragon' Machida editionRead the original story

    Thursday Jun 25 | MMA Mania

    MMAmania.com resident fighter analyst Andrew Richardson breaks down the mixed martial arts game of UFC Fight Night 70 headliner Lyoto Machida, who will look to get back into the win column this Saturday inside Hard Rock Hotel and Casino in Hollywood, Florida. Former Ultimate Fighting Championship Light Heavyweight kingpin, Lyoto Machida, will face off with fellow knockout artist, Yoel Romero, this Saturday at UFC Fight Night 70 inside Hard Rock Hotel and Casino in Hollywood, Florida.

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  15. New York legislators ignore MMA vote, Dana White flips lidRead the original story

    Thursday Jun 25 | MMA Mania

    Dean Murray, New York State assemblyman, speaks at the podium as Scott O'Neil, Frankie Edgar and Dana White look on during a 2013 press conference to announce commitment to bring UFC to Madison Square Garden and New York State. - Getty Images Mixed martial arts fans in the state of New York hoping to see their favorite sport in the Big Apple won't be getting their wish any time soon as state legislators walked away from a vote on legalization.

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  16. UFC at The Garden? Not this yearRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 25 | Isportsweb.com

    ... according to the NY Assembly's website reads: "Establishes protocols for combative sports; authorizes mixed martial arts events in this state; establishes procedures for applications for licenses; establishes penalties for violations; imposes taxes ...

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  17. New York MMA Tapping Out Again; Dana White Disgusted at the CorruptionRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 25 | MMA Weekly

    If ever anyone was hopeful that the final state in the union would sanction mixed martial arts, it was in 2015. The UFC even had Madison Square Garden on reserve for a date in December.

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  18. MMA Still Banned in New York: Bill Once Again Fails to Reach Vote in AssemblyRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 25 | BleacherReport

    ... York state Congress reconvenes in 2016. The UFC finds itself flustered as a bill to legalize professional mixed martial arts in New York is once again poised to fizzle in the state's Assembly. While the motion passed in the state's Senate weeks ago, ...

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  19. With time running out, UFC fighter Chris Weidman makes final...Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 25 | Albany Times Union

    The Ultimate Fighting Championship middleweight champion - who is from Nassau County - has written a letter to the state Assembly urging passage of a bill to legalize professional mixed martial arts bouts in the final hours of the legislative session. Posted on The Players Tribune, Weidman calls on Speaker Carl Heastie, a supporter of the bill in the past, to get the legislation to a place it hasn't been able to reach for much of the last decade: the Assembly floor.

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  20. Bold predictions for 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 25 | 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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