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  • 9 months ago
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Our own Dallas Winston and Connor Ruebusch are joined by the UFC's Josh Samman to re-watch the UFC 171 title fight between Johny Hendricks and Robbie Lawler with "scoring goggles" on. Beware -- things get heated at the end. read news >>

  • 2 years ago
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Following a three-month investigation, the Charleston (S.C.) County Coroner's office has ruled the cause of MMA fighter Tyrone Mims' death as undetermined. A complete forensic autopsy, toxicology testing and even genetic testing could not explain why Mims collapsed following a fight and later died, Coroner Rae Wooten told MMAjunkie.com. "At this point in time, we have exhausted all that we know to do," Wooten said. read news >>

  • 2 years ago
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An initial autopsy report from Charleston County Coroner in South Carolina has found no cause of death yet in the passing of 30-year old amateur mixed martial arts fighter Tyrone Mims. read news >>

  • 2 years ago
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The official cause of death for Tyrone Mims is yet undetermined. An initial autopsy on the fighter was inconclusive, said Charleston (S.C.) County Coroner Rae Wooten. "Our findings don't reveal any immediate cause of death," Wooten today told MMAjunkie.com. An "internal review" into Mims' death is underway, according to a statement released today by the South Carolina Department of Labor, Licensing and Registration, which oversees the South Carolina Athletic Commission. read news >>

  • 2 years ago
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An autopsy has concluded that fighter Dustin Jenson's death was unrelated to an amateur bout he fought in Rapid City, S.D., on May 18. The Pennington County Coroner's Office on Monday issued a prepared statement to MMAjunkie.com that Jenson died of a subdural hemorrhage due to blunt force head trauma "related to an injury approximately a week prior." "Although the timeline for the injury is consistent with the event, there is no conclusive evidence that the injury was sustained in the read news >>

  • 2 years ago
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An autopsy performed Tuesday could shed light on why 26-year-old Dustin Jenson died one week after competing at an amateur MMA event in Rapid City, S.D. Until the results are available in four to six weeks, the county sheriff's office won't decide whether to conduct a death investigation, Pennington County Sheriff Sergeant Dustin Morrison told MMAjunkie.com. Results will not be made public, added Morrison, whose office also serves as the county coroner. read news >>

  • 3 years ago
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Prominent mixed martial arts and kickboxing trainer Shawn Tompkins passed away in his sleep over the weekend. An autopsy was performed on Monday revealing the 37-year-old’s cause of death as a heart attack. Read More >> read news >>

  • 4 years ago
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Mixed-martial-arts competitor Michael Kirkham died this morning as a result of injuries sustained from a professional mixed-martial-arts bout this past Saturday at the USC Aiken Convocation Center in South Carolina. WRDW News in Augusta, S.C., first reported the news. Kirkham, 30, suffered repeated blows to the head during an MMA event dubbed "Confrontation at Convocation Center" and collapsed afterward. An autopsy is scheduled for Tuesday. read news >>

  • 4 years ago
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Mixed-martial-arts competitor Michael Kirkham died this morning as a result of injuries sustained from a professional mixed-martial-arts bout this past Saturday at the USC Aiken Convocation Center in South Carolina. read news >>

  • 6 years ago
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The Medical Advisory Committee under the Texas Department of Licensing and Regulation convened last Friday to review its investigation of the death of Sam Vasquez, who became the first fighter in the U.S. to die from injuries sustained in competition. read news >>

  • 6 years ago
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The fighter died Nov. 30, 2007, after a six-week stay in St. Joseph Medical Center's critical care unit following an Oct. 20 mixed martial arts bout against Vince Libardi. Vasquez had suffered a massive stroke Nov. 4, followed by a second "acute" stroke, which required two surgeries. read news >>