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Date: 4/18/2014 | Location: Mid-America Center, Council Bluffs, Iowa, United States
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Former NCAA champ Mark Ellis chasing the high of competition at ProElite 1

Posted by system system 2 years ago from

ProElite heavyweight Mark Ellis had a dream to be a professional football player, but he was better at wrestling. That's not to say he wasn't good on the gridiron or that he was especial...

NCAA wrestling champ Mark Ellis, others join Aug. 27 ProElite show

Posted by system system 2 years ago from

In an effort to cultivate the next generation of MMA talent, the newly revamped ProElite Inc. has acquired a promising prospect. Mark Ellis, a heavyweight who in 2009 won an NCAA Divisio...

Bellator inks former NCAA champ Darrion Caldwell

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Bellator MMA has added a former NCAA Division I national wrestling champion to its featherweight roster.Filed under: Bellator, News Tagged: Darrion Caldwell

Mark Hunt gets UFC 160 shot at former champ Junior dos Santos after all

Posted by system system 1 year ago from

The soap opera was short-lived, but it appears to have a good ending right now. Heavyweight Mark Hunt will meet former champion Junior dos Santos in May at UFC 160.

Former UFC champ Mark Coleman officially retires from MMA

Posted by system system 1 year ago from

The godfather of ground and pound officially is hanging up his gloves. Mark "The Hammer" Coleman recently announced via Facebook that he's retiring from MMA.  


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The path for many former NCAA wrestling champions led to the Olympics, but now the road is veering towards the fighting arena. The latest to make the move is Mark Ellis, the 2009 NCAA heavyw...

Former NCAA Champ Muhammad Lawal joins Team Quest

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Former NCAA Division II amateur wrestling champion Muhammad Lawal will pursue a full-time career in mixed martial arts and has decided to officially join Team Quest in Temecula, California.

UFC Veteran, Former IFL Champ Vladimir Matyushenko Retires Following Bellator 116

Posted by system system 3 days ago from Sherdog

UFC veteran Vladimir Matyushenko officially retired from mixed martial arts in the wake of a third-round submission defeat to Joey Beltran.

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Former Strikeforce champ, UFC title challenger Jake Shields released by UFC

Posted by system system 8 days ago from MMA Junkie

Former Strikeforce middleweight champion and onetime UFC title challenger Jake Shields will be looking for a new promotion to call home. Filed under: Featured, News, UFC Tagged: Jake Shields

Former Bellator Champ Ben Askren Set for ONE FC Debut on May 30

Posted by system system 9 days ago from MMA Weekly

Ever since it was announced that Ben Askren signed with ONE FC, fight fans have been wondering exactly who matchmaker Matt Hume would find to fight the undefeated former Bellator welterweigh...

Former WEC Champ Mike Brown Steps Up to Face Estevan Payan at UFC on FOX 11

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Former WEC featherweight champion Mike Brown will step up to face Estevan Payan at UFC on FOX 11, officials announced on Wednesday.

Former UFC champ Georges St-Pierre admits OCD led to break from sport

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Former UFC welterweight champ Georges St-Pierre continues to shed more light on his decision to step away from the sport at the height of his reign.Filed under: Featured, News, UFC Tagged: G...

Blog Video: Former UFC Champ Anderson Silva Already Hitting the Mitts

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Former UFC middleweight champion Anderson Silva is progressing quickly in his rehab from a severely broken leg at UFC 168. In fact, he's already back in the gym hitting mitts.

Former Invicta champ Jessica Penne discusses ‘TUF 20’ tryout plans

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Although Jessica Penne she was tempted to stick with Invicta FC and attempt to regain her title, she said the opportunity to be on the first all-female season of “The Ultimate Fighter” is to...

Lyoto Machida vs. Gegard Mousasi Video Preview: Which Former Champ Moves Towards the Title?

Posted by system system 2 months ago from

Breaking down the UFC Fight Night 36 match-up between Lyoto Machida and Gegard Mousasi, two men with UFC middleweight title aspirations on their minds.

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