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  • 8 months ago
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The former Strikeforce Middelweight Champion, SHOOTO Welterweight Champion, the only Elite XC Welterweight Champion and the one-time UFC Welterweight title challenger, Jake Shields (29-7-1 MMA), must find a new home after being released from the world's biggest MMA promotion.
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  • 2 years ago
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Former Strikeforce and Elite XC heavyweight Brett Rogers has signed with Bellator Fighting Championships and will debut for the promotion on June 22 at Bellator 71. Retweet this Share on Facebook • Email &bull read news >>

  • 3 years ago
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K.J. Noons presents the second installment of 'Uncaged', a documentary following the former Elite XC champion as he gets ready for his Strikeforce fight against Jorge Masvidal.  Read More >> read news >>

  • 6 years ago
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The Horseshoe Casino in Hammond, Indiana will play host tomorrow night (October 10) to Elite XC’s ninth installment of the Sho XC Challenger Series. The event will air live on Showtime, beginning at 11 p.m. ET. read news >>

  • 6 years ago
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Elite XC consultant Gary Shaw said he wouldn't hesitate to "go to a fighter and say, 'We're looking for a stand-up fight.' You're not asking him to throw a fight. You're talking about a fan-friendly fight, not about protecting Kimbo."

Shaw said he has urged MMA fighters in the past to maximize the action, to avoid an abundance of yawn-inspiring wrestling.

"Do I think that's unethical? No," Shaw said. "Because in MMA, you get bonus money for a knockout. I don't see it as une read news >>

  • 6 years ago
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“It disgusts me. I’ve been busting my (expletive) for 10 years flying all over the planet to show everybody what a great sport this is and what amazing people are involved in it. Then CBS throws this guy who fights at people’s barbecues on the main event because they’re trying to compete with us, and he gets knocked out in (14) seconds by a guy who didn’t win ‘The Ultimate Fighter’ and couldn’t fight in the UFC. Then the guy turns around the next day and says, ‘The promoters actually paid me to read news >>

  • 6 years ago
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“My original plan was to throw out push kicks, have him think that I’m gonna throw them more, and then to shoot in on him, obviously. But the promoters kind of hinted to me, and they gave me the money to stand and trade with him. They didn’t want me to take him down, let’s just put it that way. It was worth my while to try to stand up and punch with him.” read news >>

  • 6 years ago
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Twenty-four-year-old Russian knockout artist Alexander “Storm” Shlemenko (21-3) has been added to the Elite XC: “Heat” undercard in a middleweight bout against Robert “Bubba” McDaniel (11-4). read news >>

  • 6 years ago
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Elite XC is heading to “The Venue” at the Horseshoe Casino in Hammond, Ind. on Friday, October 10 for Sho XC Challenger Series 9, which will air live on Showtime beginning at 11 p.m ET. read news >>

  • 6 years ago
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Elite XC: “Heat” is set go off LIVE from the Bank Atlantic Center in Sunrise, Fla., on October 4.

In the main event of the evening, Elite XC will put its money-maker, Kimbo Slice, in front of his hometown fans for the second time when he faces perhaps the most difficult challenge of his career in UFC Hall of Famer, Ken Shamrock. read news >>

  • 6 years ago
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Elite XC recently finalized its Sho XC fight card by adding five under card bouts and confirming the main card for the show from the Chumash Casino Resort in Santa Ynez, Calif., on September 26.

The event will be the eighth installment of the “Challenger Series” and will air live on Showtime, beginning at 11 p.m ET this Friday night. read news >>

  • 6 years ago
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Elite XC’s lightweight division has been held hostage for the better part of this past year by an ongoing feud between division champion KJ Noons and consensus number one contender Nick Diaz. read news >>

  • 6 years ago
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Bao Quach suffered a fractured orbital bone in training that has forced him to withdraw from his Elite XC featherweight title fight against Wilson Reis at Sho XC 8 at the Chumash Casino in Santa Ynez, Calif., on September 26. read news >>

  • 6 years ago
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In an eagerly awaited rematch, “Ruthless" Robbie Lawler of Granite City, Ill., by way of St. Louis, will defend the EliteXC middleweight title against Scott "Hands of Steel" Smith of Sacramento in the main event on the second primetime broadcast of CBS ELITEXC SATURDAY NIGHT FIGHTS on Saturday, July 26, (9 p.m.-11 p.m. ET/PT). read news >>

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