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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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Titan FC 31′s Matt Wagy Looking to Score Another Win Over ATT for Team Alpha Male

More than anything, the one thing about bantamweight prospect Matt Wagy I recall taking note of during our 20-minute conversation last Friday was how poised and thoughtful he was. As he fielded my questions—numerous and somet...
 
 
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Titan FC CEO Jeff Aronson: “I’m Different From 99% of Other People in MMA”

Titan Fighting Championship CEO Jeff Aronson has worn many hats in his lifetime, however it can be argued with great corroborating evidence that his unique combination of business and combat sports know-how has never been put t...
 

 
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WSOF 11 Primer: The Fall and Rise of Pablo “The Hurricane” Alfonso

He was this close to calling it quits.  Almost exactly three years ago, Miami-born fighter Pablo “The Hurricane” Alfonso had just lost his third straight fight for the first time in his career.  He was in a career-low slu...
 
 
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Fight Time 19′s “Ace” Panlasigui: “Win Or Lose, All That Matters is That I Brought the Best Me”

Before Fight Time Promotions flyweight Arvin “Ace” Panlasigui moved to Miami from Seattle four years ago, he lived somewhat of a double life. By day, he was an engineer, earning a healthy paycheck and living a comfortable l...
 
 
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Fight Time 19: Battle of the Brave – A Preview of the Top Five Fights

Howard Davis Jr.’s Fight Time Promotions is closing in on its four-year anniversary this August. Since holding its first event back in 2010, the family-owned organization has developed into a veritable South Florida mixed mar...
 

 
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WSOF Champion Steve Carl on Challenger Rousimar Palhares: “He Has the Ability to Beat Anybody on Earth.”

The Capture For a moment, the silence in the BankUnited Center in Coral Gables, FL was so potent it was almost unbearable. Four rounds and a little less than a minute into their scheduled five-round contest – which would dete...
 
 
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2013: The Ref’s Year in Review

Phew… Thank goodness last year is over! It was a rough one. As your friend, I’m sincerely hoping yours wasn’t as tough as mine. A divorce, 1100 mile move, and loss of my best friend (FUCK CANCER), riddled my life with pai...
 
 
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Jessica Branco Trades One Graceful Art for Another

On the surface, it appears there is little in common between the brutal sport of mixed martial arts and the gently expressive sport of figure skating. One involves breaking down opponents with punches, kicks, knees, elbows and ...
 

 
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WSOF 6 Primer: Veteran Chad Robichaux a True American Hero

ust two pounds shy of completing his flyweight weight cut goal and Chad “Robo” Robichaux was in agony. The veteran former U.S. Special Forces RECON Marine, Law Enforcement Medal of Valor recipient and accomplished mixed mar...