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How MMA fighter and coach Jared Platt is battling cancer – with help from friends

  • a year ago
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Jared Platt, a decorated amateur wrestler and training partner to MMA standouts like Phil Davis, thought he could tough out the back pain that had laid him low for weeks. Then he found out the cause read news >>

UFC Star Conor McGregor Left Devastated as Young Fan Loses Battle with Cancer

  • a year ago
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UFC star Conor McGregor is often labelled brash and arrogant, but as Jeremy Botter revealed in his Bleacher Report exclusive this week, he is a much more complex character than that. McGregor showed read news >>

Video: Little Joey Lauzon is the Best Fighter in the Family, KO's Cancer | MMAWeekly.com

  • a year ago
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UFC lightweight Joe Lauzon may be one of the most exciting fighting Lauzon's, but he readily admits that his son Joey is the best fighter, having KO'd cancer! read news >>

Fight Path: Former bodybuilder, hockey player Ryan Dickson fights past cancer

  • a year ago
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Former hockey player and bodybuilder Ryan Dickson learned toughness as a kid. It came in handy when the MMA prospect recently battled cancer.Filed under: News read news >>

With Dad’s Cancer in Remission, Isaac Vallie-Flagg Renewed Focus for UFC Fight Night

  • 2 years ago
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Isaac Vallie-Flagg spent the better part of the past year confronting one of life’s cruelest inevitabilities: the death of a parent. read news >>

Ryan Dickson replaces Ryan Chiappe, meets Marcus Vinicius on WSOF 7 prelims

  • 3 years ago
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Canadian welterweight Ryan Dickson, a 24-year-old cancer survivor, has replaces and injured Ryan Chiappe and now meets Marcus Vinicius at next month’s “World Series of Fighting 7: Karakha read news >>

Resurrection Fighting Alliance Going Pink at RFA 10 in Honor of Breast Cancer Awareness

  • 3 years ago
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RFA President Ed Soares on Tuesday announced that in honor of Breast Cancer Awareness month, RFA is foregoing its traditional red and black logo and will take it pink. read news >>

Bellator unveils pink gloves for National Breast Cancer Awareness Month

  • 3 years ago
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October is National Breast Cancer Awareness Month, and organizations across the country are going pink to mark the campaign, including Bellator MMA, which will have its fighters donning pink-inspired read news >>

Stefan Struve Battled in the Octagon, While His Father Battles Cancer

  • 4 years ago
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Stefan Struve battled in the Octagon at UFC on Fuel TV 5 on Saturday night, while his father is waging a much more difficult fight outside of the Octagon. read news >>

John De La O, cancer survivor and MMA vet, put a cap on his career in the cage with a symbolic gesture (Yahoo! Sports)

  • 4 years ago
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An inspiration to his peers in the MMA community, De La O hopes to spark a tradition of (literally) leaving it in the ring. read news >>

Onetime UFC Heavyweight Sherman Pendergarst Dead at 45 after Battle with Cancer

  • 4 years ago
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Veteran mixed martial artist Sherman Pendergarst passed away Friday morning at the age of 45 after a battle with rectal and colon cancer. read news >>

Former UFC fighter Sherman Pendergarst loses battle with cancer

  • 4 years ago
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MMA veteran Sherman Pendergarst passed away this morning after a two-year fight with rectal and colon cancer. He was 45. "He always cared for others more than himself," Pendergarst coach Pat Mil read news >>

Former UFC Fighter Sherman Pendergarst Passes Away at 45

  • 4 years ago
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Former UFC heavyweight Sherman Pendergarst has lost his long time battle with cancer and has passed away at the age of 45. Retweet read news >>

Cancer Survivor Baker Beats Horn at Bellator 30

  • 6 years ago
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Bellator Fighting Championships Season 2 middleweight tournament finalist Bryan Baker bounced back from a slow start to defeat the well-traveled Jeremy Horn by unanimous decision at Bellator 30 read news >>