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Clay Guida

Clay Guida Says ‘Running Through Gray...

Jun 20, 2012Comments off834 Views

Call him the perpetual contender because Clay Guida has been at or near the top of the lightweight division for years, but now he knows

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Olympic Hopeful Shawn Bunch Signs with Bell...

Jun 18, 2012Comments off515 Views

On Monday, Bellator Fighting Championships announced the signing of former Olympic hopeful wrestler Shawn Bunch to an exclusive deal with the promotion.

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Daniel Cormier Would Love a Shot at UFC Gol...

Jun 01, 2012Comments off523 Views

Newly crowned Strikeforce Heavyweight Grand Prix champion Daniel Cormier isn't in a rush to get to the UFC, but he sure wouldn't mind a title

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Strikeforce Barnett vs Cormier Results: Fei...

May 19, 2012Comments off724 Views

Avenging a loss from 2009, Rafael Feijao made short work of Mike Kyle at Strikeforce on Saturday night.

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Luke Rockhold to Defend Title Against Tim K...

May 10, 2012Comments off1012 Views

Tim Kennedy will finally get another chance to capture the Strikeforce middleweight title as he faces champion Luke Rockhold in July.

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Josh Koscheck Confident He Made the Right D...

May 01, 2012Comments off595 Views

Josh Koscheck says he probably added two more years to his fight career after splitting with American Kickboxing Academy, and training full time at home

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San Jose Fighters Billy Evangelista and Jam...

Apr 04, 2012Comments off738 Views

A pair of lightweights looking to bounce back from recent losses will square off in Strikeforce on May 19 as James Terry faces Billy Evangeslista

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Jake Shields: Cesar Gracie’s Is Alway...

Feb 14, 2012Comments off1616 Views

Jake Shields puts to bed the rumors that he's leaving Team Cesar Gracie and makes it clear that always has been, and always will be

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UFC Veteran Brian Johnston Speaks Out After...

Feb 13, 2012Comments off2653 Views

The fallout from Josh Koscheck's exit from the American Kickboxing Academy has now resulted in one of the original team members speaking out as well.

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Koscheck vs. Hendricks Added to UFC on Fox ...

Feb 12, 2012Comments off920 Views

A pair of NCAA champion wrestlers will face off at UFC on Fox 3 when Josh Koscheck meets Johny Hendricks on May 5 in New

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Exclusive: Josh Koscheck Reveals The Reason...

Feb 07, 2012Comments off6764 Views

In an exclusive interview, Josh Koscheck reveals the singular reason he's leaving American Kickboxing Academy, and it has nothing to do with his teammates.

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Josh Koscheck Down to Fight Diaz or Condit ...

Feb 05, 2012Comments off795 Views

After defeating Mike Pierce at UFC 143 on Saturday night, Josh Koscheck said that he'd be down with fighting Nick Diaz or Carlos Condit... bring

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Josh Koscheck Parts Ways with AKA, Open to ...

Feb 05, 2012Comments off965 Views

Josh Koscheck says he has finished his time with American Kickboxing Academy, and also comments on potential match-ups with Nick Diaz or Carlos Condit.

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Mike Pierce Says Brock Lesnar Made Josh Kos...

Feb 03, 2012Comments off952 Views

Had it not been for Lesnar's unfortunate bout with diverticulitis, Pierce and Koscheck would have fought at UFC Fight Night 20.

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MMAWeekly.com Breakout Fighter of the Year:...

Jan 18, 2012Comments off604 Views

The fans voted and their voices have been heard. Jake Ellenberger is the MMAWeekly.com Breakout Fighter of the Year for 2011.

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Life After AKA for Dave Camarillo Means Goi...

Jan 15, 2012Comments off2215 Views

Dave Camarillo exited American Kickboxing Academy to focus on his gyms and his new book, and the move brought him back to his roots in

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MMAWeekly Radio Wed: Anthony Johnson, Urija...

Jan 11, 2012Comments off802 Views

It's a packed show for Wednesday as UFC 142 fighter Anthony Johnson, TUF 15 coach Urijah Faber and former AKA trainer Dave Camarillo join the

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Cain Velasquez Already Back at Work

Nov 23, 2011Comments off1076 Views

Cain Velasquez may have lost his UFC title to Junior dos Santos, but that's only proving to be an opportunity for him to prove he

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Josh Koscheck ‘Would Step Away from t...

Nov 22, 2011Comments off871 Views

Some teammates in MMA would gladly fight each other if the stakes were right. Not so with Josh Koscheck and Jon Fitch. In fact, Koscheck

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A Star Is Born in Ronda Rousey, Sayers Crus...

Nov 19, 2011Comments off775 Views

Strikeforce may have found their next star in the women's division with Ronda Rousey, while Lumumba Sayers made quick work of Antwain Britt to cap

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If Cung Le’s Kick Lands, It’s G...

Nov 18, 2011Comments off897 Views

Cung Le knows he did everything possible to prepare for UFC 139, and if he lands one of his signature kicks he believes it could

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Cung Le Explains Why MMA Has Blown Up (Vide...

Nov 17, 2011Comments off309 Views

Cung Le is part of a culture in San Jose that has seen MMA become very popular. The talent coming out of the area has

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UFC Primetime Velasquez vs dos Santos (full...

Nov 07, 2011Comments off806 Views

Watch the full UFC Primetime: Velasquez vs. Dos Santos video before the UFC on Fox debut next weekend.

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Pro Elite 2 Returns Poor Performances from ...

Nov 06, 2011Comments off662 Views

Pro Elite put on their second show under new ownership on Saturday night in Illinois, but several heavyweight fights at the top of the card

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Caros Fodor Meets Justin Wilcox at Strikefo...

Oct 26, 2011Comments off445 Views

A lightweight bout has been added to the upcoming Strikeforce show on Dec 17 with Caros Fodor taking on Justin Wilcox.

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James Terry Sees Challengers as Opporunity ...

Sep 22, 2011Comments off316 Views

After losing his last time out in a Challengers headliner, James Terry is back on the undercard of Strikeforce Challengers 19 and out to prove

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Jon Fitch Returns to Face Johny Hendricks a...

Sep 12, 2011Comments off1125 Views

Jon Fitch's time on the sidelines appears to have come to an end as he is now set to face former NCAA champion Johny Hendricks

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Strikeforce Fighter of the Night: Daniel Co...

Sep 12, 2011Comments off501 Views

Daniel Cormier showed up for game night at Strikeforce and played better than all the kids on the team. He's your Strikeforce Fighter of

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Strikeforce Post Fight: Luke Rockhold Still...

Sep 11, 2011Comments off444 Views

New Strikeforce middleweight champion Luke Rockhold goes one-on-one in an exclusive postfight interview with MMAWeekly.com after taking Ronaldo "Jacare" Souza to the wire before taking

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Strikeforce Pre-Fight: Luke Rockhold on His...

Sep 08, 2011Comments off416 Views

Luke Rockhold discusses his journey from Strikeforce Challengers to the big show and his shot at the middleweight title.