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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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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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Jake Heun on fighting for World Series of Fighting: “I”m a prizefighter and green money spends everywhere”

Before World Series of Fighting light heavyweight Jake Heun and I even get on the phone, I can tell it’s going to be a fun interview. I send him a message on Facebook about a week before our scheduled interview to touch base,...
 

 
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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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Titan FC 32‘s Steven Siler on being cut by the UFC: “Desmond Green is going to have to pay for it.”

I catch “Super” Steven Siler about an hour after his final workout of the day. He’s relaxing at home with his wife, Mary, and six-month-old son, Jaiden, and taking in the Cowboys vs. Bears game at friend’s house he’s ...
 

 
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UFC 181 Preview: ‘Renaissance Man’ vs ‘Reebok Man’

UFC 181 has thrown-up some interesting side issues with the announcement of Reebok and the UFC partnering together in a sponsorship deal estimated to be worth 70 million dollars over 6 years. Reebok poster-boy Johny Hendricks w...
 
 
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Fight Time 21: Soares vs. Barroso — Full Fight Card with Three Matchups to Focus On

As 2014 gradually draws to a close, Howard Davis Jr.’s Fight Time Promotions is primed to put on their fourth and final event of the year at the historic War Memorial Auditorium in Ft. Lauderdale, FL. Fight Time 21: Soares vs...
 
 
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Titan FC 31′s Steve Montgomery a Hippie Surfer on Hiatus with a Penchant for Artful Violence

In just having a conversation with Steve Montgomery, one would be hard pressed to find any indication he regularly collects checks in exchange for punching other men in the face. The 23-year-old South-Carolina-to-Boca-Raton tra...
 

 
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Mark Hunt to save Mexico City then headline Mega-event in Melbourne?

Cain Velasquez was forced to withdraw from his title defence against Fabricio Werdum due to injury, setting up a fairytale storyline for ‘renaissance man’ Mark Hunt who steps into the breach at UFC 180. Velasquez...