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Fight Path: WSOF 1's Tyson Steele went from oil fields to biotechnology to MMA

  • 3 years ago
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Tyson Steele is well aware of the fate that might have awaited him if he didn't find jiu-jitsu in his spare time and continue to an MMA career. Steele's hometown of Carlyle, Saskatchewan, is fil read news >>

Fight Path: WSOF 24's Louis Taylor uses MMA to work out of tough Chicago South Side

  • 9 months ago
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One night, after Louis Taylor took part in one of the regular service projects through his Chicago church, he found himself playing basketball in what was one of the rougher areas of the city. Then t read news >>

Fight Path: WSOF 23's LaRue Burley looking to further build off a big Bellator win

  • 10 months ago
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Before September 2013, LaRue Burley’s MMA training ranked somewhere in importance for him between playing pickup basketball and lifting weights at the gym. Then came a Bellator win that changed his c read news >>

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

  • a year 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 >>

Fight Path: WSOF 5's Rick Glenn committed to MMA as 17-year-old Staples employee

  • 2 years ago
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Rick Glenn was a teenager taking a phone call on a break from his shift at Staples when he became an MMA fighter. read news >>

WSOF 30 highlights: At long last, Jon Fitch gets his first major MMA title

  • 3 months ago
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Jon Fitch said going into his fight for the vacant WSOF welterweight title that it might be his last shot at a major MMA belt. He got it with ease. Check out the highlights inside. Filed under: News, read news >>

Fight Path: Watching mom build back up helped inspire Sam Oropeza to MMA career

  • 8 months ago
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After Sam Oropeza finished his associate degree, moving from working on a power plant as a student to working at a New Jersey refinery, he got a taste of just how unpleasant the full-time working wor read news >>

Fight Path: How CES MMA 31's Greg Rebello has avoided the sport's wear and tear

  • 9 months ago
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By the time he was 21, Greg Rebello could tell that his hockey career was coming to an end. The CES MMA 31 fighter soon found MMA, but his transition came with a few surprises.Filed under: AXS TV Fig read news >>

Fight Path: Finding MMA steered Legacy FC 47's Chazz Walton away from military life

  • 9 months ago
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Once Chazz Walton finished high school, he tried college, but it didn’t take. Wondering what he would do next in his life, he considered the military. After he got in the gym and tasted MMA training, read news >>

Fight Path: Dad gave BAMMA 22's Tom Duquesnoy a year to prove MMA worth

  • 10 months ago
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Tom Duquesnoy headlines this weekened’s BAMMA 22. His promising MMA career is the result of a challenge from his dad, who gave his son one year to prove to he could succeed in the sport.Filed under: read news >>

Fight Path: Ricky Palacios keeps roots close by during drive to succeed in MMA

  • 10 months ago
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Ricky Palacios still lives in the house where he has resided since the fourth grade. It’s a daily reminder of his drive to succeed in MMA. Filed under: Featured Videos, News, Videos read news >>

Fight Path: Mistaken identity, cauliflower ear led Dinis Paiva to MMA

  • 11 months ago
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It was a mistake that involved Dinis Paiva’s cauliflower ear that helped him find his opportunity in MMA.Filed under: News read news >>

Fight Path: WSOF 22 fighter Donavon Frelow's sad tie to killing of Boyz II Men manager

  • 11 months ago
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Donavon Frelow lost a male role model, his stepfather, when he was a kid. The man was Khalil Rountree, who was Boyz II Men’s road manager.Filed under: News, WSOF read news >>

Fight Path: WSOF 22's Jorge Moreno on early career: 'No one wanted to fight a 14-year-old'

  • a year ago
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WSOF 22’s Jorge Moreno had a rough start to his career. After all, the fights were hard enough on their own. But finding opponents willing to take on a 14-year-old kid? That proved even harder.Filed read news >>

Fight Path: Mike Perry pushed through rocky patch to get to a life of MMA

  • a year ago
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When Mike Perry was a freshman in high school, one of his first assignments involved writing an introduction and reading it in front of the class. That wasn’t his specialty.Filed under: News read news >>

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