- 6 months ago
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Long before the explosion of specialized MMA gyms across this country there was a racquetball court in Bettendorf, Iowa that made do. It’s still there, and it’s called, somewhat generously, Ultimate Fitness, which by the mid-1990s was really just a beat-up wrestling mat, a single heavy bag, some speed bags, and a weight room. The building sits in a non-descript part of town, across from an Econo Lodge and near a gas station that sells red rubberbaked hot dogs. All around this sad... Continue rea read news >>
The Ultimate Fighting Championship will close out its year with some serious bang, as the world’s top two heavyweights confront one another in a high-stakes rematch. read news >>
Shane Roller is "all systems go" for his inaugural trip to the UFC.
The 31-year-old Roller is an eight-time veteran of the UFC's sister promotion, World Extreme Cagefighting, and former top contender in the lightweight division.
A seamless post-merger transition to the big stage is something he fully expects.
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- 5 years ago
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Pat Miletich, the founder of Miletich Fighting Systems and the first-ever lightweight champion in UFC history, has been added to Showtime’s mixed martial arts announce team. read news >>