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  • 2 years ago
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Jordan Burroughs will eventually move into MMA, but first he wanted to live his dream by capturing a gold medal at the Olympics. On Friday, his dreams came true. read news >>

  • 2 years ago
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For a man whose Twitter handle is 'All I See Is Gold' there's no doubt that Olympian Jordan Burroughs has had only one thing on his mind for quite some time. Retweet this Share on Facebook • Email • StumbleUpon • Re read news >>

  • 2 years ago
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The United States wrestling team picked up their second gold medal on Sunday as Iowa State All-American Jake Varner won his bracket at 96kg (211lbs). read news >>

  • 3 years ago
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Olympic Gold medalist and former WWE wrestler Kurt Angle talks about how he almost joined the UFC, and now that he's looking to return to Olympic glory, how he won't say never when talking about trying out MMA.  Read More >> read news >>

  • 3 months ago
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In the final day of freestyle competition at the 2014 World Wrestling Championships, the Russians took the team title, the USA dropped to ninth place and Jordan Burroughs suffered an unprecedented defeat. On the final day of freestyle competition at the 2014 UWW World Wrestling Championships, American 74 kg megastar lost to international competition for the first time on the Senior level. In the semifinals, Burroughs, a 2012 Olympic champion, fell to Russia's Denis Tsargush, who Burroughs has be read news >>

  • 3 months ago
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SACRAMENTO, Calif. – U.S. Olympic gold medal wrestler Henry Cejudo hasn’t burned his bridges with the UFC just yet, but he’s no longer welcome to call himself a flyweight.Filed under: News, UFC read news >>

  • a year ago
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For 2008, Olympic gold medal wrestler Henry Cejudo, transitioning to MMA has gone just about as well as he could have hoped for. read news >>

  • 2 years ago
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Not since Cael Sanderson has there been an American wrestler with as much hype around them as Nebraska phenom Jordan Burroughs. read news >>

  • 5 days ago
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PHOENIX – For an Olympic gold medalist wrestler, Henry Cejudo certainly didn’t mind standing and trading punches with Dustin Kimura for three rounds. In a surprising strategy, Cejudo (7-0 MMA, 1-0 UFC) shunned the grappling game almost entirely in favor of (...) read news >>

  • 7 days ago
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A new champ at Invicta FC, the conclusion of the first all-female season of “The Ultimate Fighter,” and a big UFC 181 fight? All that in more in our latest Women’s MMA Report.Filed under: News, UFC read news >>

  • a month ago
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Khajumurad Gatsalov, the wrestling legend who beat Daniel Cormier in the semis of the Athens Olympics visited AKA in San Diego this week to train a bit with his old adversary. On Monday, Khajimurad Gatsalov visited American Kickboxing Academy's San Diego training facility. This was not the case of a simple tourist visiting one of the world's top MMA gyms. Gatsalov, a Russian (specifically North Ossetian) is a true living legend of freestyle wrestling.* During his amazing career, Gatsalov has won read news >>

  • a month ago
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Think about some of the greatest American athletes who have represented the U.S. in world championships and the Olympics. Some names that come to mind are Michael Phelps, Michael Jordan and Michael Johnson. Even more than the male athletes, there have been incredible female athletes such as Mia Hamm, Lolo Jones and Shawn Johnson. Even Ronda Rousey, UFC champion and Olympic bronze medalist, was one of the most recognizable faces of female international competition when she was a judoka. However, read news >>

  • a month ago
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Since losing to Jose Aldo in 2012, skilled wrestler Chad Mendes has turned in 4 vicious knockouts in 5 consecutive wins. BE's striking specialist Connor Ruebusch examines just how Mendes became such a fearsome counter-puncher. When Chad Mendes first fought UFC featherweight champion Jose Aldo in January of 2012, he was about as pure a wrestler as you could find in mixed martial arts. And who could blame him? As a two-time NCAA Division I All-American, Mendes is easily one of the most decorated a read news >>

  • a month ago
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2008 Olympic Gold Medalist wrestler Henry Cejudo is set to make his UFC debut on Dec. 13 in his hometown of Phoenix in a bantamweight bout against Dustin Kimura. read news >>

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