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MMA in Florida
 
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Photo: Dave Mandell/Sherdog.com
Photo: Dave Mandell/Sherdog.com

Hayder Hassan looks to show off “PhD in ass kicking” at Titan FC 42 this Friday

During our 17-minute conversation, Hayder Hassan keeps returning to one word: consistent. For the 34-year-old mixed martial artist, whose almost eight-year career has been marked either by long layoffs due to injury or a rapid ...
 
 
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Alex "The Spartan" Nicholson plans on having upwards of 50 pro fights under his belt before calling it quits. | Photo: RMRPaparazzi.com
Alex "The Spartan" Nicholson plans on having upwards of 50 pro fights under his belt before calling it quits. | Photo: RMRPaparazzi.com
Alex "The Spartan" Nicholson plans on having upwards of 50 pro fights under his belt before calling it quits. | Photo: RMRPaparazzi.com

KO artist Alex Nicholson on opponent Muhammed De’Reese: “We’ll shake hands and try to kill each other”

By all accounts, multi-promotional and multi-divisional mixed marital artist Alex “The Spartan” Nicholson is a damn nice guy outside of the cage, as his past and future opponents—namely his next one, Muhammed “Da Beast...
 
 
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RECAP: Mixed Striking Championship 1 an exciting and successful lateral step for MMA

It’s safe to say that competitive, professional full-contact martial arts took as exciting a lateral step as it possibly could on Saturday, April 18th, and the mixed martial arts community of the world stands to benefit subst...
 

 
MMA in Florida
 
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World premiere of Mixed Striking Championship on April 18th promises “No Tapouts. Just Knockouts”

If you get Dave “Zeus” Zalewski talking about his and partner Wayne Bermudez’s four-years-in-the-making debut of Mixed Striking Championship (MSC), don’t be surprised when you look up at the clock and half an hour has s...
 
 
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Interview: Director Billy Corben’s ‘Dawg Fight’ showcases West Perrine’s backyard fighting culture

It’s only 58 seconds into Dawg Fight, documentarian Billy Corben’s latest exploration into the more unglamorous realities of South Florida, and a man is dejectedly spitting out a bloody tooth directly at the camera. Just mo...
 
 
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Bad Blood: The full story behind Aaron Rajman and Sky Moiseichik’s upcoming grudge match

South Florida’s MMA community has a legitimate grudge match on its hands. The increasingly contentious public feud between mixed martial artists Aaaron Rajman and Sky Moiseichik—two former friends, roommates and business pa...
 

 
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From Front Yard to Steel Cage: LW prospect Preston Parson’s MMA career is just beginning

Florida lightweight mixed martial arts prospect Preston Parsons didn’t grow up on the wrong side of the tracks. He didn’t descend into criminal activity, make any irreparable decisions or cause any undue harm to anyone. By ...
 
 
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ATT Orlando submission ace Julien Williams aims for 5 wins in a row in FCF headliner this Friday

It’s taken a while, but this very well may be the first year in welterweight Julien “J-Smoove” Williams’ professional career in which he fights more than once—but not for lack of trying. The XFC, Bellator and M-1 Glob...
 
 
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Island Fights 31 — Full Card, Preview and Examination of the Main and Co-Main Events

Island Fights 31 Friday, December 5, 2014 Hadji Shriner Temple – Pensacola, FL Island Fights Championships and Roy Jones Jr.’s Square Ring Promotions have wanted to hold an MMA/boxing hybrid event since they began worki...
 

 
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MMA/Boxing Hybrid Event Island Fights 31 Just the Next Big Step for Dean Toole’s Island Fights

Hybrid Theory If you live in Florida, its surrounding states, or are familiar with the name Roy Jones Jr., chances are you’ve heard of Island Fights Championships. Based out of Pensacola, the Florida-grown organization has be...