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So the mixed martial arts (MMA) community had its collective undies all up in a bunch -- complete with severe chafing -- after news broke that nine-time Brazilian jiu-jitsu world champion Gabi Garcia would be making her pro debut against a 42-year-old tomato can in Japan. Garcia, 28, clocks in at about 226 pounds, while Megumi Yabushita (19-22) competes at bantamweight. Turns out the fight isn't happening, as Garcia insists she is only interested in fighting girls who are of equal size. True, Ja read news >>

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Gabi Garcia wants to make her transition to MMA, but she wants to face a real challenge. Garcia, a nine-time jiu-jitsu world champion and ADCC winner, has signed a deal with Japanese promotion Real Fight to make her MMA debut in Tokyo on Dec. 23. It was announced that Garcia would be facing 42-year-old Japanese fighter Megumi Yabushita, who competes in the bantamweight division. Garcia, who is willing to cut down from 226 to 198 pounds for her first MMA bout, told Tatame that she hasn’t agreed t read news >>

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Women's BJJ world champion, Gabi Garcia has her MMA debut planned against... a bantamweight? Gabi Garcia is one of the biggest stars of women's Jiu Jitsu. And while there's a literal side to that (she's 6'2" and 235 lbs of muscle), she's also a six time BJJ world champion and two time ADCC champion, with numerous Brazilian-National, Pan American, no-gi, and other grappling titles. Recently, however, she's talked of a growing feeling of listlessness in her BJJ career. Back in July of last year, s read news >>

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Eddie Alvarez looks back at his UFC debut and ahead to what's next. read news >>

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A move to George St-Pierre's TriStar Gym in Montreal helped prepare Desmond Green for his Titan FC debut and a fresh start in his career. read news >>

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Wait, what? The Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) debut of Eddie Alvarez didn't go as planned, as Donald Cerrone took it to him and walked away with a unanimous decision victory at UFC 178 back on Sept. 27, 2014 in Las Vegas, Nevada. Full video highlights here. While the former Bellator champion's first-ever showing inside the eight-walled cage was spoiled, it may have been a good thing for him. According to Eddie, the fact that he knows what it feels like to lose again after not having done read news >>

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Kron Gracie, one of the best jiu-jitsu fighters on the planet, will finally make his transition to MMA. Kron Gracie, a multiple-time jiu-jitsu champion and ADCC 2013 gold medalist, is set to make his MMA debut at Real Fighting Championship in Japan on Dec. 23, his father Rickson Gracie told MMAFighting.com. "They haven’t found an opponent yet, but it’s set. Travel, hotel, everything set for him to fight on Dec. 23," Rickson Gracie said. "He will fight at 155 pounds." According to a report from M read news >>

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On the latest Asian MMA Update, Watch videos from MIMMA 2 and PXC 45, and find out when Kron Gracie will finally make his MMA debut. There's a bunch of news coming from the region, so here's another Asian MMA Update to get you all up to date: KRON GRACIE SET TO MAKE MMA DEBUT THIS DECEMBER China-based Real Fight Championship is heading to Japan, and as announced earlier they will be featuring the Mixed Martial Arts debut of BJJ royalty, Kron Gracie. Although there wasn't an opponent mentioned ye read news >>

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Keanu Subba made his professional debut back in 2011 at the first documented mixed martial arts (MMA) event to ever take place in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia. He was just a schoolboy at the time and dropped a decision to an opponent twice his age. Fast forward three years later and the scene in Malaysia has changed beyond all recognition. ONE FC puts on regular events in Kuala Lumpur and Malaysian Invasion MMA (MIMMA) has set up the biggest domestic amateur competition in the world. Keanu’s older bro read news >>

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It’s a new fight week and the debut episode of “UFC 179 Embedded,” which previews Saturday’s UFC 179 pay-per-view event in Brazil.Filed under: News, UFC, Videos read news >>

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Pawel Wolak’s professional mixed martial arts debut finally has a date and a venue. read news >>

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