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  • 3 years ago
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After a 16-fight professional MMA career spent at 205 pounds, Antwain Britt looked the part of an imposing physical specimen in his inaugural venture to middleweight. read news >>

  • 3 years ago
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The Strikeforce Challengers 20 headliner will move forward as planned, as both Antwain Britt and Lumumba Sayers hit their contracted weights on Thursday. read news >>

  • 3 years ago
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Next week in the Strikeforce Challengers 20 headliner, Antwain Britt returns from a yearlong layoff while hoping to snap a two-fight losing skid with his debut in a new weight class. Prior to the break from MMA, he admits a busy schedule had him suffering from burnout. But time away from the sport did him well, and he recently told MMAjunkie.com Radio he's heading into Friday's Showtime-televised event with a renewed sense of passion. read news >>

  • 3 years ago
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MMAjunkie.com Radio today welcomes to the show Bellator 57 headliner and welterweight-tourney finalist Ben Saunders. We also catch up with next week's Strikeforce Challengers 20 headliner Antwain Britt and this weekend's UFC on FOX 1 fighter Ricardo Lamas. MMAjunkie.com Radio airs from noon to 2 p.m. ET (9-11 a.m. PT) live from Mandalay Bay Resort & Casino in Las Vegas. Listen to and watch a video stream of the two-hour show at www.mmajunkie.com/radio. read news >>

  • 3 years ago
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MMAjunkie.com Radio today welcomes to the studio UFC 139 fighter Stephan Bonnar. We also talk to Strikeforce Challengers 20's Antwain Britt, UFC on FOX 1's Cub Swanson, and Superior Cage Combat 3 headliner John Alessio. MMAjunkie.com Radio airs from noon to 2 p.m. ET (9-11 a.m. PT) live from Mandalay Bay Resort & Casino in Las Vegas. Listen to and watch a video stream of the two-hour show at www.mmajunkie.com/radio. read news >>

  • 3 years ago
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Injuries have forced the cancellation of a Antwain Britt vs. Danillo Villefort bout planned for this month's Strikeforce Challengers 16 event. MMAjunkie.com today confirmed with Strikeforce CEO Scott Coker that both middleweights sustained injuries. The bout was slated for the Showtime-televised main card of the event, which takes place June 24 at ShoWare Center in Kent, Wash. read news >>

  • 4 years ago
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Strikeforce light heavyweight contender Antwain Britt knows all about missed opportunities. The heavy-handed Virginian had then-contender Rafael "Feijao" Cavalcante staggering in their May matchup after a few well-placed strikes, but he let the Brazilian off the hook and eventually succumbed to his opponent's powerful standup attack. It was a valuable lesson learned, said Britt, and he wants a second chance to get it right. read news >>

  • 4 years ago
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A light heavyweight matchup between "The Juggernaut," Antwain Britt and former University of Tennessee linebacker Ovince St. Preux has been added to Strikeforce Challengers 12 in November. Strikeforce officials today announced the addition to the card. Featuring a lightweight headliner between Justin Wilcox and Vitor "Shaolin" Ribeiro, Strikeforce Challengers 12 takes place Nov. 19 at the Jackson Convention Complex in Jackson, Miss. read news >>

  • 4 years ago
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Strikeforce officials announced today that a light heavyweight contest between Antwain Britt and Ovince St. Preux is now a part of Strikeforce Challengers 12 read news >>