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Heavyweight prospect Guram Gugenishvili was killed in a car accident Sunday in his native Georgia. read news >>

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Guram Gugenishvili, the number 1 heavyweight prospect in the BE Scouting Report, has passed away according to M-1 Global. According to a statement made by M-1 Global, their former M-1 Challenge Heavyweight Champion, Guram Gugenishvili has passed away after being involved in a car accident in Georgia. The talented European grappler was just 28 years old. "He was a great athlete and a kind, open-hearted person. RIP Guram," a statement by M-1 Global read. The 6-foot-5 Georgian had a 12-2 record in read news >>

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Former M-1 Global heavyweight champion Guram Gugenishvili died in a car accident this weekend in his native Georgia, officials today announced.Filed under: News read news >>

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You can't keep a good man down. A year after being involved in a horrific car accident in Pottawatomie County, Oklahoma -- getting hit from behind by a vehicle driving at 65 miles per hour while stopped at a red light -- Matt Grice is back at work. The Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) lightweight recently returned to his post with the Oklahoma City Police Department according to News9 (via MMA Fighting), after months of intense rehab and a bevy of surgeries. According to his wife, while Gric read news >>

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Matt Grice's recovery from a horrific auto accident has reached a significant milestone. The 33-year-old Grice returned to his old job with the Oklahoma City Police Department on Thursday, just over a year after his accident. Grice suffered a traumatic brain injury after his car was rear-ended at a red light by a distracted driver in Shawnee, Oklahoma. While it is likely Grice, who earned raves for his UFC 157 fight against Dennis Bermudez, which landed high on several 2013 Fight of the Year pol read news >>

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UFC welterweight Joe Riggs details the firearm-related accident that took place within his home and forced him out of a scheduled match-up several months ago. One of the biggest comeback stories in recent memory has been that of Joe Riggs. The welterweight won Bellator's ‘Fight Master' show, after which he was welcomed back to the UFC for the first time since 2006 and was scheduled to face Paolo Thiago in his first fight back in the octagon. Yet that is where everything got blown away (quite lit read news >>

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And "The Reem" also doesn't see why the big boss has an issue with the two men training together. They are, after all, "training" partners. Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) President Dana White was none too happy when learning that his light heavyweight champion, Jon Jones, suffered an injury was because he was training with the much larger Alistair Overeem. An injury that forced "Bones" out of his scheduled title fight against Daniel Cormier, which was set to go down at UFC 178 on Sept. 27, read news >>

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The last chapter of Jason Day's athletic career unexpectedly slammed shut on August 4, 2011. An ex-UFC middleweight who once battered Alan Belcher in his Octagon debut, the previous year had not been kind to Day. Just two months prior, he lost his third fight in as many tries, succumbing to a two-minute mugging at the hands of Francis Carmont at some small show in Ontario, Canada. His head wasn't in that one, he'd admit years later, but at least on this bright Vancouver afternoon, he was back ho read news >>

  • 4 months ago
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Joe Riggs was injured in a firearm accident at his Arizona home on Monday night, resulting in his withdrawal from a UFC Fight Night bout against Paulo Thiago in Brazil on Sept. 13. read news >>

  • 4 months ago
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UFC welterweight Joe Riggs was involved in a gun accident with non-life threatening injuries and has been forced to withdraw from a bout with Paulo Thiago at UFC Fight 51.Filed under: Featured, MMA Rumors, News, UFC read news >>

  • 4 months ago
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Five days after announcing his return to the UFC, Joe Riggs is out of a welterweight bout with Paulo Thiago. The UFC announced Tuesday that "Diesel" injured his hand while cleaning his own pistol and won’t be able to recover in time for the UFC Fight Night 51 card in Brasilia, Brazil, on Oct. 13. "We were made aware that newly-signed UFC competitor Joe Riggs was involved in an unfortunate accident last night," the UFC statement read. "While cleaning his permitted firearm (a pistol), the gun disc read news >>

  • 6 months ago
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WSOF lightweight attraction, Melvin Guillard and wife involved in serious car accident. Former UFC Lightweight star, and current WSOF athlete, Melvin Guillard had a pretty close call when he and his wife were involved in a terrible car accident while on their way to catch a movie and dinner. The wreck left his Mustang GT 500 a mangled heap of crushed metal and deployed airbags. Neither Guillard nor his wife was seriously injured, but you'd never know it by looking at the photos he posted on Inst read news >>

  • 6 months ago
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WSOF lightweight Melvin Guillard thinks someone is looking out for him and his wife, and by the looks of his car, he’s right.Filed under: News, WSOF read news >>

  • 7 months ago
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UFC women’s bantamweight Sarah Kaufman was in a car accident on Saturday night, which almost destroyed her car but left her just a little bit sore. Sarah Kaufman could have lost the Miesha Tate fight before it was even made official, as the women's bantamweight competitor was in a car accident that left her vehicle a state of ruin. The former Strikeforce women's bantamweight champion was at a red light, when the culprit decided to run a red light and crash straight into Kaufman's car. Kaufman, w read news >>

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