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  • a month ago
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BE's striking specialist Connor Ruebusch reviews middleweight wrestling champion and professional boxer Frank Lewis' treatise on self defense, entitled The New Science: Weaponless Defence, first published in 1906. Welcome, ladies and gentleman, to Connor's library--er, that is . . . my library. As a former student of history I have a fondness for all sorts of old and dusty texts--that and blank notebooks--but I am particularly interested in classic fighting books. There are many, many manuals, t read news >>

  • 4 months ago
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Former UFC middleweight and TUF 4 contestant Edwin "Babyface" Dewees returns as a heavyweight after two years away from the cage. Plus, Richard Odoms, the heavyweight signed to and then released from the UFC without ever having stepped in the Octagon, fights for the first time since his unceremonious departure. Before anything else, let's take a moment to appreciate the event known as Say Uncle Fight Night. It's an organization based out of the U.K., a country where dignity reigns, and where "sa read news >>

  • 8 months ago
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John S. Nash tries to answer the question with Paul Gift, a Pepperdine Professor of Economics, and David Dudley, a former FTC antitrust lawyer. Is the UFC a monopoly? This is a question I had been hoping to answer in an article for some time. Since its also a subject I am by no means an expert in I have spent a great deal of time researching it, reading AntiTrust Law Developments and Monopsony in Law and Economics and picking the brains of Dr. James B. Dworkin of Purdue University North Central, read news >>

  • 9 months ago
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A former sportswriter and Bakersfield professor who became an MMA fan a decade ago, was immediately turned off by them using the ten-point must system that led to so many problems in boxing. He figured, as a new sport, it would work itself out. Years later, with nothing changed, he tried to come up with a solution. A couple of years ago, a friend of mine from college came by and talked about something every MMA fan hears about after almost every show. It's something I've heard, literally, since read news >>

  • 2 years ago
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Join instructor Rashad Evans for "How to Bacome a Fighter 101 – The Basics" in this Fuel TV interview with the former UFC champion. read news >>

  • 2 years ago
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xThough a dubious headliner for the British Association of MMA’s 11th offering, British middleweight-slash-tabloid star Alex Reid’s return bout against handpicked opponent Sam Boo offered more two-way action than expected Saturday at the National Indoor Arena in Birmingham, England. read news >>

  • 3 years ago
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It's been over a year since Rolles Gracie made his lone appearance in the UFC Octagon. It's not a performance the 32-year-old fighter was happy with, but he sure did learn from it. Read More >> read news >>

  • 4 years ago
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Lucio Linhares won a battle between UFC exiles, as he submitted Xavier Foupa-Pokam with a second-round triangle choke in the 100% Fight 4 main event on Saturday at Carpentier Hall in Paris. Foupa-Pokam surrendered to the choke 2:53 into round two. read news >>

  • 5 years ago
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UFC fighter Chris (The Professor) Wilson, an American based in Brazil, is having a sigh of relief after surviving an armed robbery this week. read news >>