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  • 3 months ago
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UFC legend Dan Severn discusses PEDs and their impact on current athletes. Add Dan Severn's name to the list of former fighters appalled with the rapid developments in performance enhancing drugs (PEDs). The UFC Halle of Famer did not limit his complaints to MMA. He believes "freak" athletes are being designed for most sports, including basketball. "Today, if you wanted to make Frankenstein, you really could make Frankenstein," Severn told Submission Radio. "You could take a seven-foot tall bask read news >>

  • 4 months ago
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At UFC 4, Royce Gracie wore his gi into the cage against Dan Severn, a 260-pound behemoth stuffed into a simple black pro wrestling Speedo and wrestling shoes. It was two different kinds of machismo clashing in Tulsa, and Gracie -- 100 pounds lighter than Severn -- somewhat miraculously rode out the early manhandling to choke him out near the 16-minute mark. In the early days of medley combat, it went down as another notch for Brazilian jiu-jitsu.At Metamoris 4, Josh Barnett showed up as Severn’ read news >>

  • 4 months ago
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Davie explains the infamous Severn VS Shamrock 2 fight, and how Olympic gold-medalist Mark Schultz, fought at the same event and why he never fought again. Plus, his thoughts on Women's MMA and if Dana White is good for the UFC or not. read news >>

  • a year ago
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On the day of the UFC’s 20th anniversary show, how about a trip down memory lane with some UFC trailblazers, including Royce Gracie, Mark Coleman, Dan Severn and Art Jimmerson?Filed under: Featured, News, UFC, Videos Tagged: Art Jimmerson, Dan Severn, Mark Coleman, (...) read news >>

  • a year ago
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Official fighter weigh-ins for UFC 167 are set for Friday at MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas and will be preceded by an historic UFC Fight Club Q&A with Royce Gracie, Mark Coleman, Dan Severn and Art Jimmerson.Filed under: UFC Tagged: Art Jimmerson, Dan Severn, Mark (...) read news >>

  • a year ago
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UFC Hall of Famer and veteran of more than 120 pro fights, Dan Severn has decided to retire from the sport of mixed martial arts. read news >>

  • a year ago
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After 18 years and more than 120 fights, “The Beast” is hanging up his gloves. read news >>

  • 2 years ago
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UFC Hall of Famer Dan Severn is sticking to his Jan. 1, 2013, plan for retirement, but he plans on staying busy. Currently, he's working with Global Proving Grounds. read news >>

  • 2 years ago
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UFC Hall of Famer Dan Severn will remember friend and 1984 Greco-Roman wrestling American gold medalist Jeff Blatnick for his ability to stretch the imagination. They'd known each other since the late 1970s because Blatnick's Greco-Roman style had few practice spaces, so he sought out freestyle wrestling haunts that Severn frequented. They last saw each other Sept. 15, a few months before Blatnick's untimely death. read news >>

  • 3 years ago
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Murilo "Ninja" Rua is done fighting. The PRIDE veteran and former EliteXC champion suffered a lopsided head-kick knockout loss to Tom Watson in the headliner of Saturday's BAMMA 6 event and officially announced his retirement afterward. Other recent winners included Frank Trigg, Mamed Khalidov, James Thompson, Ryan Ford and Marcus Aurelio. read news >>

  • 3 years ago
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Oh, Royce Gracie, what have you started? With the 44-year-old original UFC champion publicly campaigning for a slot at this August's planned "UFC: Rio" event, a handful of other MMA pioneers are ready to answer his call. The infamously one-gloved boxer Art Jimmerson was first to call out than man who beat him at UFC 1, and now UFC Hall of Famer Dan Severn wants a rematch, as well. read news >>

  • 3 years ago
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Dan Severn and Cal Worsham in 2005 | Jeff Sherwood/Sherdog.com Two Ultimate Fighting Championship pioneers will lock horns for a second time on Feb. 20, as Dan Severn takes on Cal Worsham in the main event of Gladiator Challenge “Legends Collide 2” at the Soboba Casino in San Jacinto, Calif. In addition to the headlining attraction, read news >>

  • 4 years ago
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UFC hall of famer Dan Severn needed just 93 seconds to submit Tom Benesocky with a first-round arm-triangle choke at King of the Cage “48” on Sunday at the Rexall Place in Edmonton, Alberta, Canada read news >>

  • 4 years ago
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UFC hall of famer Dan Severn stopped Chad Olmstead on second-round punches at King of the Cage “Lock Down” on Friday at the Rexall Place in Edmonton, Alberta, Canada. read news >>