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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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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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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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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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Amanda Nunes on her UFC 178 Bout with Cat Zingano: “It’s a Beautiful Opportunity”

Their paths have crossed twice before, through two different organizations. But Amanda “The Lioness” Nunes, #8 in the UFC’s women’s bantamweight rankings, and “Alpha” Cat Zingano, who rests just below champion Ronda...
 

 
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UFC Fight Night 52: Mark Hunt vs. Roy Nelson Review

Beyond the Octagon lies a sea of black. The UFC is in Japan, but we take that on the UFC’s word. This could be some Apollo-era soundstage, the Japanese-heavy crowd an illusion owing to an elaborate array of photo-visual e...