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Miesha Tate would pick Conor McGregor to beat GSP: He can KO guys ‘a lot bigger than him’

Retired UFC fighter Miesha Tate favors Conor McGregor over Georges St-Pierre in a hypothetical match-up. Although former UFC welterweight champion Georges St-Pierre hasn’t revealed his long term plans, it’s obvious …read more

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Lorenz Larkin congratulates Paul Daley for Bellator 183 KO, but wants rematch

Lorenz Larkin is not throwing himself a pity party after his knockout loss to Paul Daley at Bellator 183 this past Saturday, but he does want a second chance.
Larkin (18-7 …read more

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Ngannou hopeful of UFC title shot, predicts KO over Miocic

Ngannou hopeful of UFC title shot, predicts KO over Miocic …read more

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Posted on September 25, 2017, 8:16 pm By
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Lorenz Larkin issues statement following KO loss to Paul Daley

The highly anticipated welterweight scrap between knockout artists Lorenz Larkin and Paul Daley took place last night at Bellator 183.
Unfortunately for fans of “Da Monsoon”, after a strong opening round …read more

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Aaron Pico's emphatic Bellator 183 KO just what he needed after that awful debut

Filed under: Bellator, Featured, News, VideosSAN JOSE, Calif. – After surviving one of the most embarrassing nights of his life, Aaron Pico is actually kind of glad that it happened.
When …read more

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Posted on September 24, 2017, 6:16 pm By
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Anthony Smith wants a big UFC name or ranked opponent, or he’s moving up to 205

Anthony “Lionheart” Smith spoke with Bloody Elbow following his sensational 3rd round KO of Hector Lombard at UFC Pittsburgh, and calls out a couple potential opponents for his next appearance. …read more

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MMA community reacts to Paul Daley’s thunderous KO of Lorenz Larkin

Last night, Bellator MMA returned to San Jose, California with the stacked Bellator 183. The card was headlined by a compelling lightweight showdown between former UFC and WEC champ Benson …read more

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Bellator 183 winner Paul Daley made peace with Lorenz Larkin following KO

Filed under: Bellator, Featured, News, VideosSAN JOSE, Calif. – Paul Daley on Saturday proved he’s still one of the best welterweights in the world when he demolished Lorenz Larkin for …read more

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They said what?! Pros react to Paul Daley’s KO of Lorenz Larkin at Bellator 183

Pro fighters were impressed as Paul Daley knocked out Lorenz Larkin at Bellator 183. Paul Daley caught Lorenz Larkin with a short left hand and followed it up with some …read more

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Aaron Pico delivers in second fight with devastating KO of Justin Linn at Bellator 183

Suffice to say, Aaron Pico’s second venture into the cage went a lot better than the first.
Pico all but erased the memory of his 24-second loss to Zach Freeman in …read more

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Bellator 183 results and highlights: Yamauchi subs Piccolotti, Pico scores violent KO

Here are the Bellator 183 results and highlights from Aaron Pico vs. Justin Linn and Adam Piccolotti vs. Goiti Yamauchi. The Bellator 183 main card kicked off from the …read more

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Bellator 183 Results: Aaron Pico brutally KO’s Justin Linn (VIDEO)

Highly touted prospect Aaron Pico returned to the cage tonight where he squared off with Justin Linn on the main card of Bellator 183.
Round one begins and Pico is able …read more

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LFA 23 highlights: Sabina Mazo strikes again with another nasty head kick KO

Filed under: AXS TV Fights, News, VideosA pair of titles were on the line Friday night at LFA 23, but it was Sabina Mazo who stole the show again.
Mazo (4-0) …read more

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Posted on September 23, 2017, 1:46 pm By
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They said what?! Pros react to Gokhan Saki’s KO of Henrique da Silva at UFC Japan

Gokhan Saki knocked out Henrique Da Silva late in the first round of his UFC debut at UFC Japan. It didn’t take too long, but it was a slugfest while …read more

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Twitter reacts to Gokhan Saki's thrilling KO in debut at UFC Fight Night 117

Gokhan Saki was forced to endure some moments of adversity, but in the end the kickboxing star came out with a thrilling victory in his debut at UFC Fight Night …read more

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Posted on September 23, 2017, 4:16 am By
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UFC Japan video highlights: Gokhan Saki scores KO in debut

Check out the full fight video highlights from Gokhan Saki’s exciting promotional debut at UFC Japan. Gokhan Saki made his promotional debut in style, as he knocked out Luis Henrique …read more

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Posted on September 23, 2017, 4:16 am By
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UFC Japan results and highlights: Saki wins debut by KO, Kim stops Gomi, Formiga taps Sasaki

Check out the results from the first four main card bouts at UFC Fight Night: Saint Preux vs. Okami in Saitama, Japan. We’re more than halfway through the main card …read more

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Posted on September 23, 2017, 4:16 am By
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Michael Bisping says Luke Rockhold should fight ‘bum’ Chris Weidman, Rockhold fires back

UFC middleweight champion Michael Bisping and Luke Rockhold trade barbs. There’s unsettled business between Michael Bisping and Luke Rockhold. Despite Bisping beating Rockhold convincingly last year, KO’ing the Californian …read more

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Boxing champ Deontay Wilder: I would KO and submit Brock Lesnar in the Octagon

Undefeated WBC heavyweight champion Deontay Wilder likes his chances against Brock Lesnar in a fight under MMA rules. Since Conor McGregor’s August 26th fight against Floyd Mayweather Jr., there has …read more

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Mike Perry was very inspired by his most recent KO victim, Alex Reyes

Last weekend, in the co-main event of UFC Fight Night 116, rising welterweight slugger “Platinum” Mike Perry authored yet another brutal knockout, this time putting down Alex Reyes with a …read more

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Unfiltered Episode 131: Mike Perry and Chrissy Blair

Rising UFC Welterweight contender “Platinum” Mike Perry calls in to talk about his second straight KO win at UFC Fight Night Pittsburgh, calling out Robbie Lawler, Woodley vs. Maia, having …read more

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UFC-Japan's Jessica Andrade motivated by failed title bid, aiming for KO of Claudia Gadelha

Unsuccessful title shots can have different effects on fighters.
Quite often, we’ll see distraught-looking athletes taking the dais in front of reporters after their failed attempts at achieving the highest of …read more

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Posted on September 21, 2017, 12:46 am By
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Henrique da Silva plans to KO kickboxing legend Gokhan Saki at UFC Japan

Gokhan Saki makes his Octagon debut on Sept. 22 in Japan, and Henrique da Silva is confident that he can surprise him at UFC Fight Night 117.
Silva signed with the …read more

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Posted on September 21, 2017, 12:16 am By
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Hindsight - UFC Pittsburgh: Rockhold vs. Branch in retrospect

Get the thoughts and musings of Dayne Fox on UFC Pittsburgh, from the opening KO of Gilbert Burns to the come-from-behind victory of Luke Rockhold in the main event. Let’s …read more

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UFC Fight Night 116 bonuses: Mike Perry and Uriah Hall earn $50K with KO finishes

The action was downright ridiculous last night (Sat., Sept. 16, 2017) at UFC Fight Night 116 live on FOX Sports 1 from inside PPG Paints Arena in Pittsburgh, Pa., as …read more

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Posted on September 17, 2017, 6:16 am By
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Video: Mike Shipman claims BAMMA middleweight crown with violent spinning backfist KO of Yannick Bahati

In his first crack at BAMMA gold, Mike Shipman left no doubt that he’s championship material.
The co-main event of BAMMA 31 at The SSE Arena in London, England saw reigning …read more

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Video: British reality TV star Aaron Chalmers scores highlight reel KO at BAMMA 31

Aaron Chalmers gave opponent Alex Thompson a reality check.
The English television star put on spectacular performance in his second professional MMA bout, barely needing 30 seconds to connect with a …read more

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Posted on September 15, 2017, 10:16 pm By
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A win would be great, but Tony Martin wants his first KO at UFC Fight Night 116

Filed under: Featured, News, UFC, VideosPITTSBURGH – The top 15 of the UFC’s lightweight division is out there, and it’s getting eyeballed by Tony Martin.
Martin (12-3 MMA, 4-3 UFC) takes …read more

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Posted on September 14, 2017, 6:46 pm By
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VIDEO | Canelo Alvarez highlights in slow motion display beautiful KO power

If Floyd Mayweather and Conor McGregor never had their big-money boxing match this year, there is no doubt that the biggest boxing fight this year would be between Canelo Alvarez …read more

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Posted on September 13, 2017, 9:16 pm By
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Gunnar Nelson’s attempt to appeal Ponzinibbio loss fails, management team issues lengthy statement

Back in July, in the main event of UFC Glasgow, Argentine striking specialist Santiago Ponzinibbio scored an impressive KO win over Iceland’s Gunnar Nelson. Unfortunately, Ponzinibbio’s win was mired in …read more

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Hindsight - UFC 215: Nunes vs. Shevchenko in retrospect

Get the thoughts and musings of Dayne Fox as he peers into every fight from UFC 215, from Kajan Johnson’s opening KO to the tepid main event between Amanda Nunes …read more

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‘GGG’ Gennady Golovkin highlights show stunning KO power

Now that Floyd Mayweather and Conor McGregor have got their multi-million dollar boxing match out of the way, the next boxing superfight is approaching. “GGG” Gennady Golovkin and Saul “Canelo” …read more

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After UFC 215 KO, Henry Cejudo declares 'I'm the one to beat Demetrious Johnson'

Filed under: News, UFC, VideosEDMONTON – Henry Cejudo is gunning for a rematch with UFC flyweight champion Demetrious Johnson, and he believes his knockout of Wilson Reis at UFC 215 …read more

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Posted on September 10, 2017, 12:16 pm By
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Video: Watch Srisaket Sor Rungvisai knock out Chocolatito Gonzalez

Check out video here of the big KO victory in tonight’s Srisaket vs. Chocolatito II match. When Srisaket Sor Rungvisai defeated Roman Gonzalez for the first time, it was not …read more

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BFL 51 – Quick Results

Battlefield Fight League held their 51st tonight from the Hardrock Casino in Coquitlam, BC. Here are the results:
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Achilles Estremadura defeats Thomas Patrick by KO in Round 3, 3:55
Mike Dechavez …read more

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Posted on September 10, 2017, 4:46 am By
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UFC 215 video: Watch Jeremy Stephens head kick Rony Jason in ‘KO of the Week’

Fight fans are in for a real treat tonight (Sat., Sept. 9, 2017) at UFC 215 live on pay-per-view (PPV) from inside Rogers Place in Edmonton, Alberta, Canada, when willing …read more

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UFC Fight Night 115 post-event facts: A late finish, a KO streak, a rare sub and more

Sep 2, 2017; Rotterdam, Netherlands; Alexander Volkov (red gloves) reacts to fight against Stefan Struve (blue gloves) during UFC Fight Night at Ahoy Arena. Mandatory Credit: Per Haljestam-USA TODAY Sports

Sep …read more

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'He smoke too much:' Mairbek Taisumov's callout of Nate Diaz, others was as great as his KO win

It’s clear Mairbek Taisumov had a lot of pent up emotions following a career-long layoff ahead of UFC Fight Night 115. From his performance to his post-fight interview, he let …read more

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De La Hoya on Mayweather-McGregor: Canelo Alvarez ‘probably’ would’ve KO’d Conor in 1-2 rounds

Oscar De La Hoya did watch Floyd Mayweather vs. Conor McGregor, despite his open distaste for the fight. Oscar De La Hoya openly and repeatedly bashed Floyd Mayweather Jr. vs. …read more

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Mayweather issues '100 percent' KO guarantee

Mayweather issues ‘100 percent’ KO guarantee …read more

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Posted on August 24, 2017, 6:16 pm By
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Floyd Mayweather cautions Conor McGregor on early KO prediction: 'I can give it, and I can take it'

http://link.brightcove.com/services/player/bcpid4621179066001?bckey=AQ~~,AAAABvaL8JE~,ufBHq_I6FnxR-PQW_F3sm5QdUbP7D6E9&bctid=5549776130001Filed under: Featured, News, UFC, VideosLAS VEGAS – The fireworks of past press conferences featuring Conor McGregor and Floyd Mayweather were replaced by a few minor sparklers in the final …read more

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Posted on August 23, 2017, 10:46 pm By
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Wanderlei taking supplements to prevent brain damage: ‘We must be ready for everything’

Wanderlei Silva gives insight on his routine to maintain a healthy body and mind. After a wild career that covers 50 professional MMA fights, with multiple knockdowns and KO losses, …read more

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Posted on August 23, 2017, 9:16 pm By
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With a stunning second PED failure, Jon Jones deals a KO to his own legacy

Sometime in the future, with the benefit of hindsight and perspective, we will be better equipped to put Jon Jones into context. It’s impossible to do now, with chaos tagging …read more

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Posted on August 23, 2017, 3:16 pm By
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Video: Terence Crawford becomes undisputed 140-pound champ with vicious body shot KO

Watch the highlights of Terence Crawford’s superb victory over Julius Indongo in the Top Rank on ESPN main event. All of boxing’s major 140-pound championship belts belong to Nebraska’s Terence …read more

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Video: Mike Alvarado delivers KO of the Year contender on Crawford vs. Indongo undercard

Noted action-fighter Mike Alvarado extended his winning streak to four with this vicious KO of Brazil’s Sidney Siqueira. Mike Alvarado (37-4, 25 KOs) is known for his trilogy with Brandon …read more

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Aleksandr Shabliy's sweet knee led to this violent KO at ACB 67

Knee strikes are among the more challenging ways to go about getting a knockout in MMA. Aleksandr Shabliy appears have a pretty good system for getting it done, though.
Shabliy (16-3) …read more

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Posted on August 19, 2017, 7:16 pm By
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Martin Nguyen wins ONE Championship featherweight title with faceplant KO of Marat Gafurov

Facing the biggest test of his young MMA career, Martin Nguyen didn’t, ahem, choke.
On Friday, “The Situ-Asian” challenged featherweight titleholder Marat Gafurov in the main event of ONE Championship 59 …read more

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Martin Nguyen scores surprise KO win over Marat Gafurov at ONE: ‘Quest for Greatness’

Martin Nguyen is the new ONE Championship featherweight champion after knocking out Marat Gafurov in Kuala Lumpur on Friday. The Australian avenged his 2015 loss with a vicious second-round finish.
The …read more

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Conor McGregor predicts a second round KO with 8 ounce gloves

It was a big day for the Floyd Mayweather vs. Conor McGregor boxing superfight, coming up fast on August 26th. The Nevada Athletic Commission made a number of important decisions …read more

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Floyd Mayweather Wants Smaller Gloves to Increase Odds of KO’ing Conor McGregor

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Many questioned why Floyd Mayweather had his business partner, Leonard Ellerbe, petition the Nevada State Athletic Commission for smaller gloves for his boxing superfight with UFC champion Conor McGregor.
It’s simple, …read more

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VIDEO | Jon Jones makes a case for Joe Rogan interviewing Daniel Cormier in the Octagon after being knocked out

Joe Rogan was upset with himself after he interviewed Daniel Cormier in the Octagon following his KO loss to Jon Jones in the main event of UFC 214.
Rogan previously stated …read more

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Posted on August 10, 2017, 9:16 pm By
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O'Malley's goal not just to win, but to earn KO

If the flying knees, head kicks and closing right hand that ended Alfred Khashakyan’s night on July 18 didn’t get fight fans on board the Sean O’Malley bandwagon, seeing the …read more

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Posted on August 9, 2017, 7:46 am By
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UFC Mexico City results and highlights: Price TKO’s Jouban, Bandenay gets quick KO, Evans loses again

On the UFC Mexico City main card, Niko Price TKO’d Alan Jouban, Humberto Bandenay slaughtered Martin Bravo, and Alejandro Perez won a war with Andre Soukhamthath. We are well …read more

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UFC Fight Night 114 results: Humberto Bandenay stuns Martin Bravo with vicious KO in UFC debut

Aug 5, 2017; Mexico City, Mexico; Humberto Bandenay (blue gloves) celebrates after knocking out Martin Bravo (red gloves) during UFC Fight Night at Mexico City Arena. Mandatory Credit: Miguel Tovar-USA …read more

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Humberto Bandenay Scores Quick KO for His Father (UFC Mexico City Fight Highlights)

PERU STAND UP! Humberto Bandenay with the ridiculous flash KO on Martín Bravo! #UFCMexico https://t.co/ojkPt0XuEc
— FOX Sports: UFC (@UFCONFOX) August 6, 2017
(Video courtesy of UFC on FOX | Viewing may …read more

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Posted on August 6, 2017, 3:46 am By
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UFC Fight Night in Sydney gets its first bout – with a pair of KO artists

May 13, 2017; Dallas, TX, USA; Chase Sherman (red gloves) fights Rashad Coulter (blue gloves) during UFC 211 at American Airlines Center. Mandatory Credit: Jerome Miron-USA TODAY Sports

May 13, 2017; …read more

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UFC Fight Night 114 video: Watch Rashad Evans obliterate Chuck Liddell in ‘KO of the Week’

Former UFC light heavyweight champion Rashad Evans will try to patch a sinking ship tomorrow night (Sat., Aug. 5, 2017) at UFC Fight Night 114 live on FOX Sports 1 …read more

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Posted on August 5, 2017, 3:16 am By
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LFA champ Kevin Aguilar on how KO loss to Leonard Garcia helped change his game

http://link.brightcove.com/services/player/bcpid4621179066001?bckey=AQ~~,AAAABvaL8JE~,ufBHq_I6FnxR-PQW_F3sm5QdUbP7D6E9&bctid=5531931057001Filed under: AXS TV Fights, News, VideosAs many fighters would agree, losses can often provide more valuable learning experiences than wins.
That certainly holds true for LFA champ Kevin Aguilar, who …read more

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VIDEO | Massive head kick KO on Dana White’s Tuesday Night Contender Series

Head kick knockouts seem to be en vogue at the moment. Just days removed from Jon Jones’ thunderous UFC 214 head kick of Daniel Cormier (which was followed up with …read more

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Posted on August 2, 2017, 1:46 pm By
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Dana White's Contender Series 4 results, video highlights: Crazy head kick KO closes show

Check out what happened at Dana White’s Contender Series episode 4, as the action packed night saw two contracts get issued out. Dana White’s Contender Series 4 has concluded an …read more

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Posted on August 2, 2017, 3:16 am By
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