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Longtime mixed martial arts (MMA) veteran, Jorge Gurgel, has retired from combat sports following the tragic and untimely death of his mother, Silva Gallo. Gallo, 58, was struck by a speeding cab back on Aug. 29, 2014 in New York City, which dragged her for many feet before coming to a halt. Despite efforts from onlookers to help, who pulled together to lift the cab off her, she was pronounced dead at Lenox Hill Hospital moments later. For Gurgel, losing his mother also meant losing his biggest read news >>

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Silvia Gallo had one more errand to run before departing the big city, but she’d never even get the chance to leave.Filed under: Featured, News read news >>

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Following a six year MMA career, and a 1-4 UFC record, Cody Donovan is retiring. It's always a little odd, when a fighter that you feel like you've barely gotten to know steps away from the sport. Men like Nick Denis and Quinn Mulhern seem like they barely appeared on our collective fan radar before stepping away from the sport, potentially, permanently. It's hard to question the decisions of these men. MMA is a violent, hard place to make a living, anyone who can do so outside of the cage proba read news >>

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Mark Bocek has won three of his past four fights, but the Canadian made a somewhat surprising announcement via Twitter on Tuesday that he has retired from MMA competition. I'm retiring from pro mma.I would like to thank everyone who has helped me and supported me throughout this journey. Onto the next chapter. — Mark Bocek (@MarkBocek) August 6, 2014 In April, Bocek rebounded from a loss to Rafael dos Anjos by edging UFC newcomer Mike De La Torre on the scorecards. Prior to his loss to dos Anjos read news >>

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Longtime lightweight standout Mark Bocek announced his retirement via Twitter Tuesday evening, choosing to step away from the sport of pro mixed martial arts at the age of 32. read news >>

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Bocek made his Octagon debut against Frankie Edgar at UFC 73: "Stacked" way back in June of 2007. Longtime Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) lightweight veteran Mark Bocek is calling it a career after nearly a decade in combat sports, saying goodbye to mixed martial arts (MMA) and his fans earlier today (Aug. 6, 2014) by way of his official Twitter account. I'm retiring from pro mma.I would like to thank everyone who has helped me and supported me throughout this journey. Onto the next chapte read news >>

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Following 17 professional bouts -- 13 under the Ultimate Fighting Championship banner -- Mark Bocek has retired from the sport of mixed martial arts. read news >>

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In like a lion, out like a lamb. Kyle Kingsbury is a man of his word. "Kingsbu" said he was going to retire from mixed martial arts (MMA) if he lost to Patrick Cummins at the UFC on FOX 12 event last Saturday night (July 26, 2014) and welp, that's exactly what happened. "Durkin" won by way of unanimous decision, and Kingsbury hung 'em up. From MMA Fighting: "I'm not sure if it was the time off or the fact his wrestling is so good, that I was never able to get comfortable in the Octagon. He set h read news >>

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Staying true to his word, light heavyweight Kyle Kingsbury retired following a one-sided loss to Patrick Cummins at UFC on FOX 12 in San Jose. Kingsbury, who was a cast member on The Ultimate Fighter 8, had said that he didn't want to hang around as an average fighter. After being dominated by the wrestler Cummins on the scorecards (30-27, 30-25, 30-24), Kingsbury retired in a statement with the UFC backstage. "I'm not sure if it was the time off or the fact his wrestling is so good, that I was read news >>

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Kyle Kingsbury returned to the Octagon at UFC on Fox 12 against Pat Cummins in what was likely a do-or-die situation. Over the course of 15 minutes, Cummins brutalized Kingsbury with his high level of wrestling en route to a unanimous decision victory. read news >>

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