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Fight Path: Former mascot, Olympian Steve Mocco uprooted life for recent MMA debut

  • 2 years ago
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Steve Mocco was nearing the end of his long and distinguished wrestling career, and he had turned his attention to coaching the Lehigh University wrestling team. He wasn't sure if competition wo read news >>

Fight Path: MFC 41's Miles Anstead turned gymnastics, BMX racing into MMA hopes

  • 5 months ago
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The morning after Miles Anstead had made his MMA debut, he cried.Filed under: AXS TV Fights, News read news >>

Fight Path: Wade Johnson eschews his hoops hopes for the MMA life

  • 9 months ago
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Wade Johnson was a promising enough basketball player at his small-town Arkansas high school that he had multiple college options he was considering. Then he did something that no one expected. He be read news >>

Fight Path: Farm living, sister's death put XFC 24's Dave Courchaine on MMA road

  • a year ago
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During Dave Courchaine's professional MMA debut, he took his opponent into a bear hug and was planning to his next move. Then he and the crowd at "Strikeforce at the Dome" got a big surprise. The pow read news >>

Fight Path: Supporting brother helped turn Andrew Leone on to MMA

  • a year ago
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Andrew Leone's mixed martial arts debut came very much by accident. The skilled wrestler was just there, at that unsanctioned, underground fight happening away from New York's laws against the sport, read news >>

Fight Path: Jessy Jess found MMA after childhood wanderlust, living in a van

  • a year ago
  • 186 views
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As usual, the conversation about a fighter's life and background begins with a question about the beginning. For Australian fighter Jessy Jess, that meant growing up while "going around in a van with read news >>

Fight Path: Cain Velasquez replacement Todd Schmauss followed fellow wrestlers to MMA

  • 2 years ago
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About three years ago, Todd Schmauss was working through life as a personal trainer and volunteer assistant wrestling coach.  With a history in wrestling stretching back to his well-known hometown read news >>

Fight Path: Mike Pope's jiu-jitsu background prepared him for upcoming pro MMA debut

  • 2 years ago
  • 171 views
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Within the past year, Mike Pope has battled his way to two championships in the International Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu Federation, plus weight class Blue Belt titles at the Pan No-Gi Championship and Worl read news >>

Olympian Steve Mocco Joins American Top Team for Transition Into MMA

  • 2 years ago
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Former Olympic wrestler Steve Mocco will make his journey into mixed martial arts soon and he's chosen a famed training camp to help him get ready.

Fight Path: MMA provided stability in Cody Stevens' sometimes-turbulent life

  • 4 years ago
  • 173 views
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One day, in late May of 2006, a friend of Cody Stevens was wasting some time online when he came across information on Next Level Fighting, an organization not far from their homes in Mansfield, Ohio read news >>

Fight Path: WEC 53's Danny Castillo can thank vice principal for MMA career

  • 4 years ago
  • 101 views
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The turning point in Danny Castillo's life came while sitting in a vice principal's office in Sacramento, Calif., when he was a freshman in high school. To avoid a call home to his mother, Casti read news >>

Fight Path: MSU's Nik Fekete makes big-show debut at tonight's TPF 7

  • 4 years ago
  • 169 views
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For years Nik Fekete was the guy MMA camps called upon to help sharpen their wrestling skills. The standout wrestler, who competed with top UFC lightweight Gray Maynard on Michigan State's wrestli read news >>

Fight Path: Despite sporadic schedule, WSOF 19's Teddy Holder a first-round finisher

  • 5 days ago
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After several years away from MMA, continuing his education with an eye toward sports medicine, Teddy Holder, who returns Saturday at WSOF 19, was approached with an opportunity for a short-notice fi read news >>

When Ronda Rousey pitched MMA career to mom: 'Stupidest idea I've heard in my life'

  • 6 days ago
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Head to a Ronda Rousey fight, and you’ll see her mom, Dr. AnnMaria De Mars, leading her cheering section. But that wasn’t always the case.Filed under: News, UFC, Videos read news >>

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