Posts Tagged ‘Dominick Cruz’
 
 
 
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The fighting stockbroker: Undefeated Fight Time champ Jason Soares aims for a breakout 2015

Jason “The Specimen” Soares answers the phone promptly at 8:30 p.m. for our Tuesday night interview. The reigning Fight Time Promotions featherweight kingpin is polite and highly respectful, unnecessarily calling me “sir...
 
 
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From Front Yard to Steel Cage: LW prospect Preston Parsons’ 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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UFC Doubleheader Preview: MacDonald vs. Saffiedine, Nelson vs. Story

The UFC runs a mediocre doubleheader this weekend with mediocre cards taking place in Stockholm, Sweden, and Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada. It’s prudent and necessary to illustrate what the UFC could have put together if t...
 

 
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UFC 178: Cerrone, Alvarez, McGregormania, and Romero’s Stool

UFC 178 didn’t have a big main event, and the main event it did have felt like an afterthought. (Partly due to the fact that the UFC treated it – rightfully – like an afterthought.) The strength and depth of t...
 
 
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UFC 178: Alvarez, Cerrone, and McGregor, Oh My

UFC 178 may be the first UFC pay-per-view sold entirely on the power of its undercard. (Since there was some confusion on Twitter, by “undercard” I’m referring to the main card bouts below the main event. Prel...
 
 
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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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Nate Diaz Removed From UFC Rankings and Zuffa’s Florida Financials

Thanks go out to the UFC for not hosting an event the past weekend, making my move into a new apartment marginally less stressful. (Here’s a Moving Pro Tip for all of you: When moving with a (romantic) partner, hire someo...
 
 
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UFC 169 Preview

UFC 169 is the UFC’s annual Super Bowl weekend show, and the UFC thought it would be cute to hold the fight in the same market as the game. It’s a nice bit of corporate synergy, what with the game airing through the...
 
 
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Ricardo Lamas on UFC champ Jose Aldo: “The Invincible Man Only Exists in Movies”

Ricardo Lamas can certainly count among his virtues the asset of patience. Amidst the UFC’s broadening roster of possible sub-155 pound stars – many whom joined the premier organization in early 2011 as part of their introd...
 

 
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A Bunch of Things That Happened Since Dominick Cruz Last Fought

By Mike Fagan, October 3rd, 2013  October 1st marked two years since Dominick Cruz’s last fight. It’s not entirely unusual for a fighter to sit on the shelf for two years. It is unusual for that fighter to maintain...