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  • a year ago
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After his initial opponent ran into legal trouble, Dave Bautista now has a new one. Promoters have tapped veteran Vince Lucero to fight the ex-WWE star in his pro MMA debut. "CES MMA: Bautista vs. Lucero" takes place Saturday at Dunkin' Donuts Center in Providence, R.I., and airs live on pay-per-view. read news >>

  • 6 days ago
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Although it has been rumored Gina Carano will return to mixed martial arts to face UFC women’s bantamweight queen Ronda Rousey, the ex-Strikeforce titlist currently has other endeavors lined up for the second half of 2014. read news >>

  • 6 days ago
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Although it has been rumored Gina Carano will return to mixed martial arts to face UFC women’s bantamweight queen Ronda Rousey, the ex-Strikeforce titlist currently has other endeavors lined up for the second half of 2014. read news >>

  • 4 months ago
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Former longtime UFC welterweight Georges St-Pierre's hiatus from the Octagon will continue for the foreseeable future as he fulfills another commitment on the silver screen. Rush will star in a remake of the 1989 cult classic Kickboxer, according to a press release sent out to various media outlets Monday morning. The press release simply states that GSP and WWE superstar Dave Bautista will star in the remake and does not divulge any details about what sort of role they will play in the film. Th read news >>

  • a year ago
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PROVIDENCE, R.I. - Former WWE star Dave "Batista" Bautista didn't get into MMA to prove anything to fans. He simply wanted to prove something to himself - that despite being 43 years old, he could still do it. But to do that, he needed to prove something to his training partners. That got all the harder when one of them, Stephan Bonnar, got booked to meet perhaps the greatest MMA fighter in history. read news >>

  • a year ago
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Former WWE star Dave Bautista (a.k.a. Batista) overcame first-fight jitters and an early attack from veteran Vince Lucero to win his MMA debut Saturday night in Providence, R.I. read news >>

  • a year ago
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Former WWE star and 43-year-old MMA newcomer Dave Bautista won his professional fighting debut on Saturday night.  Bautista, who didn't have an opponent secured until five days before the event, ultimately scored a TKO victory over replacement and MMA journeyman Vince Lucero.  The event took place at "CES MMA: Real Pain" at Dunkin' Donuts Center in Providence, R.I. It aired and streamed via pay-per-view. read news >>

  • 2 years ago
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Dave Bautista spent the better part of a decade pretending to get punched in the face as a pro wrestler. Now that the 43-year-old heavyweight is less than a week away from his first chance to do it for real as a mixed martial arts fighter, he can hardly wait. The question he keeps hearing over and over - the one he can't seem to supply a satisfactory answer to - is, why? read news >>

  • 2 years ago
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Former WWE star and longtime MMA enthusiast Dave Bautista is slated for his pro-fighting debut on Oct. 6. The 43-year-old, perhaps best known as "Batista" during a WWE title reign, will fight New York-based heavyweight Rashid Evans (1-2 as an amateur) at a CES MMA event at Dunkin' Donuts Center in Providence, R.I., TMZ today reported. Back in 2010, Bautista told MMAjunkie.com he in talks with Strikeforce about a possible deal. read news >>

  • 2 days ago
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An opponent for Patrick Holohan has been found in a hurry. After Louis Gaudinot dropped out of their fight at UFC Fight Night 54 earlier Monday, Holohan will now face Chris Kelades on the main card this Saturday night in Halifax, Nova Scotia, according to Holohan's manager John Kavanagh on The MMA Hour. Holohan (10-0) won his UFC debut this past July at UFC Fight Night Dublin, defeating Josh Sampo via submission (rear-naked choke) in the first round. Chris Kelades (7-1) will be making his UFC de read news >>

  • 2 months ago
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Rafael Lovato Jr. has an opponent for his first MMA bout. The second non-Brazilian to ever win a jiu-jitsu world championship in the black belt in 2007, Lovato is set to battle Canaan Grigsby in a middleweight bout at the Legacy FC 35 card, scheduled for Sept. 6 at the Hard Rock Casino in Tulsa. Legacy FC owner Mick Maynard told to MMAFighting.com Monday. Lovato (0-0), a black belt under Carlos "Soneca" Machado, won multiple major titles in jiu-jitsu, including the World and World NoGi Champions read news >>

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