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Ex-UFC fighter Felice Herrig signs with BKFC weeks after MMA retirement

Felice Herrig might be done with MMA, but she is sticking around in the world of combat sports.
BKFC recently signed Herrig to a multifight deal, weeks after her final UFC …read more

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Posted on July 5, 2022, 6:46 pm By
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Felice Herrig signs with BKFC after retiring from MMA

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Felice Herrig laid her gloves in the octagon to retire after her last UFC fight, but it turns out that …read more

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Video: MVP and Mike Perry come face-to-face ahead of BKFC 27

Michael Page reacts following his submission win over Jeremie Holloway at Bellator 153. | Photo by Ed Mulholland/Getty Images

Mike Perry and MVP face off …read more

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Posted on June 29, 2022, 7:16 pm By
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BKFC heavyweight champ Arnold Adams 'not at all' threatened by Alan Belcher

HOLLYWOOD, Fla. – Arnold Adams likes what he saw from who’s likely going to be his next title challenger but not enough to be worried.
The BKFC heavyweight champion was impressed …read more

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Posted on June 29, 2022, 6:46 pm By
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Photos: BKFC 27 press conference, Mike Perry and Michael Page face off in London

Check out these photos from the pre-fight press conference for BKFC 27, which is headlined by Mike Perry vs. Michael Page, and takes place at Wembley Arena in London on …read more

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Video: Michael Page, Mike Perry face off in London ahead of BKFC 27

Michael Page and Mike Perry got their first faceoff in ahead of their bareknuckle boxing clash.
The two MMA stars faced off for the very first time on Tuesday afternoon in …read more

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Posted on June 28, 2022, 7:16 pm By
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Britain Beltran says Bec Rawlings called her a 'p*ssy' to initiate post-fight exchange, insists beef is not squashed

HOLLYWOOD, Fla. – Things between Britain Beltran and Bec Rawlings remain unsettled.
Despite trading blows in their highly anticipated rematch at Friday’s BKFC 26, Beltran says the rivalry isn’t over with …read more

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Jimmie Rivera wants rematch vs. Howard Davis for vacant BKFC featherweight title

HOLLYWOOD, Fla. – Jimmie Rivera wants to run it back with Howard Davis, but with a championship belt on the line.
The former UFC contender fought Davis to a majority draw …read more

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With two BKFC titles around his waist, Luis Palomino wants Chad Mendes as next challenge

HOLLYWOOD, Fla. – Luis Palomino said if he became a two-division BKFC champion, there’d be no denying his status in the sport.
Two titles, Palomino reasoned, would make him bareknuckle boxing’s …read more

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Posted on June 25, 2022, 7:46 pm By
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BKFC 26 results: Ex-UFC fighter Jimmie Rivera fights Howard Davis to a majority draw in BKFC debut

HOLLYWOOD, Fla. – Jimmie Rivera didn’t win or lose in his bareknuckle boxing debut.
The former UFC contender fought Howard Davis to a majority draw on the main card of Friday’s …read more

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Posted on June 25, 2022, 3:16 am By
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BKFC 26 live blog: Bec Rawlings vs. Britain Hart 2

Bec Rawlings (right) faces off with Britain Hart ahead of their BKFC 26 rematch. | Phil Lambert, BKFC

This is the BKFC 26 live blog …read more

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BKFC 26 live and official results

HOLLYWOOD, Fla. – Two title fights headline BKFC 26.
In the main event, BKFC lightweight champion Luis Palomino moves up a weight class to challenge welterweight champ Elvin Brito in an …read more

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BKFC 26 Results: Brito vs. Palomino

Bec Rawlings (left) rematches Britain Hart in a featured bout at BKFC 26. | BKFC, Nick Vespe

MMA Fighting has BKFC 26 results for the …read more

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Posted on June 24, 2022, 4:16 am By
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Ex-UFC fighter Jimmie Rivera says better pay, flexible contracts attracted him to BKFC

HOLLYWOOD, Fla. – Jimmie Rivera’s move to Bareknuckle Fighting Championship was an easy one to make.
The former UFC bantamweight contender found two major things appealing when deciding where to go …read more

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Photos: 'BKFC 26: Brito vs. Palomino' weigh-ins and faceoffs

Check out these photos from “BKFC 26: Brito vs. Palomino” weigh-ins, which took place on Friday in Hollywood, Fla. (Photos courtesy of BKFC)
Full weigh-in results here.
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Luis Palomino: '1,000 percent, I am the GOAT' of bareknuckle boxing

HOLLYWOOD, Fla. – It’s undeniable that longtime MMA fighter Luis Palomino has found a calling in bareknuckle boxing.
The undefeated BKFC lightweight champion will attempt to become the first two-division champ …read more

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Posted on June 23, 2022, 10:46 pm By
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Britain Beltran wants title shot if victorious in Bec Rawlings rematch at BKFC 26

HOLLYWOOD, Fla. – Britain Beltran feels there’s a lot on the line in her next bout.
The former BKFC women’s flyweight title challenger believes another opportunity to fight for gold could …read more

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Bec Rawlings eyeing BKFC rematch with Paige VanZant: “She beat me in MMA with a really lucky kick”

BKFC women’s featherweight contender Bec Rawlings is looking to score a rematch with Paige VanZant. The two last clashed not in the boxing ring, but in the UFC octagon. Back …read more

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Posted on June 23, 2022, 9:46 pm By
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Jimmie Rivera claims Chad Mendes turned him down for their BKFC debuts: “I can’t blame him, I wouldn’t want to fight Jimmie Rivera either”

Jimmie Rivera says his BKFC debut was originally supposed to be against Chad Mendes. Rivera is set to be the co-main event of BKFC 26 against Howard Davis but that …read more

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Britain Hart proud of Paige VanZant for sticking with BKFC, predicts ex-friend Taylor Starling gets stopped by Christine Ferea

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Britain Hart Beltran gives respect to Paige VanZant for sticking it out with BKFC. Her thoughts on BKFC vet Taylor …read more

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Photos: BKFC 26 press conference

Check out these photos from the BKFC 26 press conference at the Seminole Hard Rock Hotel & Casino in Hollywood, Fla. (Photos courtesy of BKFC) …read more

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Posted on June 23, 2022, 4:46 am By
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Jimmie Rivera looking to score a knockout in BKFC debut

Following his last fight in the UFC in February of 2021, it’s been over a year of waiting to return to fighting for featherweight Jimmie Rivera.

Now after a long wait, …read more

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Posted on June 22, 2022, 2:16 pm By
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Bec Rawlings proud to be trendsetter in BKFC and fighters starting OnlyFans pages: ‘I’m not afraid to take risks’

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When Bec Rawlings signed with BKFC in 2018, she was one the first high-profile athletes to take a chance on bare-knuckle …read more

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Posted on June 22, 2022, 1:16 pm By
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Britain Hart believes she can ‘go through some s***’ and beat Bec Rawlings in BKFC 26 rematch

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Britain Hart Beltran’s fight isn’t about righting a wrong against Bec Rawlings. It’s about showing herself she can fight through …read more

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Posted on June 21, 2022, 10:16 pm By
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Jimmie Rivera relieved to finally make BKFC debut, hoping for a “brawl” against Howard Davis at BKFC 26

Jimmie Rivera will finally end his long layoff on Friday night. Rivera is set to face Howard Davis in the co-main event of BKFC 26. It will be his first …read more

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Michael Page promises ‘demoralizing’ win over Mike Perry at BKFC 27

Michael ‘Venom’ Page hits the scales ahead of his catchweight bout with Shinsho Anzai at Bellator Japan. | Photo by Jun Sato/WireImage

Michael Page talks …read more

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BKFC experience ‘was killing my love of fighting’ - Alves in talks with Eagle FC

Thiago Alves defeated Ulysses Diaz at BKFC 18. | Photo by Alex Menendez/Getty Images

Former UFC welterweight Thiago Alves is returning to MMA after a …read more

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Posted on June 21, 2022, 1:16 am By
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Michael Page previews BKFC debut against Mike Perry: “It’s going to be very demoralizing”

Michael ‘Venom’ Page believes he will translate well to the BKFC ring against Mike Perry. The Bellator welterweight contender is fresh off his split-decision loss to Logan Storley last month …read more

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Greg Hardy Signs With BKFC

Greg Hardy is now a bareknuckle boxer.
The former UFC heavyweight bruiser recently put pen to paper for BKFC, and according to promotion president David Feldman, a date and opponent for …read more

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Posted on June 16, 2022, 2:16 pm By
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Ex-UFC fighter, former NFL star Greg Hardy signs with BKFC

Greg Hardy has signed with Bare Knuckle Fighting Championship. Hardy fought out his UFC contract at UFC 272 against Serghei Spivac which he lost by first-round TKO. After being let …read more

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Posted on June 15, 2022, 10:46 pm By
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Former NFL standout, ex-UFC heavyweight Greg Hardy signs with BKFC

Greg Hardy’s post-UFC career has taken another turn.
After signing for his professional boxing debut earlier this month, Hardy also will compete in the bareknuckle boxing world. BKFC announced a deal …read more

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Posted on June 15, 2022, 10:16 pm By
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Ex-UFC fighter Greg Hardy inks new BKFC deal

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Ex-UFC heavyweight Greg Hardy is adding bare-knuckle to boxing on his list of new combat sports ventures.
BKFC officials confirmed …read more

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Posted on June 15, 2022, 9:46 pm By
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MVP talks BKFC debut against Mike Perry, says bare-knuckle fighting suits him

British fighter Michael Venom Page weighs in at Bellator Japan ahead of his catchweight bout with Shinsho Anzai. | Photo by Jun Sato/WireImage

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BKFC 28 gets Christine Ferea vs. Taylor Starling headliner in Albuquerque

The BKFC women’s flyweight championship will be on the line as the promotion heads to New Mexico for the first time.
Champion Christine Ferea will defend her 125-pound title against surging …read more

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Michael Page explains motive behind BKFC fight vs. Mike Perry: 'Definitely been on my mind'

Michael Page took the combat sports world by surprise last week.
The longtime Bellator contender shocked many with the announcement of his next fight. Page won’t be returning to the cage, …read more

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Alan Belcher earns BKFC heavyweight title shot with a crushing first round KO (Video)

Alan Belcher has earned a BKFC (Bare Knuckle Fighting Championship) heavyweight title shot with a crushing first round knockout. Belcher, 38, retired from the UFC and MMA competition as a …read more

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Posted on June 13, 2022, 6:16 pm By
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Video: Alan Belcher makes absurd amount of saliva spew from BKFC fighter's mouth with one-punch KO

Former UFC fighter Alan Belcher continues to wreak havoc in bare-knuckle boxing.
Belcher won his first promotional headliner at BKFC Fight Night Jackson 2 when he one-punched fellow heavyweight standout Frank …read more

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Posted on June 12, 2022, 9:16 pm By
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Jimmie Rivera explains pivot from UFC to BKFC, expects MMA return sometime down the line

Jimmie Rivera will remove his gloves for now, but is keeping the door open for MMA.
Rivera signed with Bare Knuckle Fighting Championship and will be making his promotional debut June …read more

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Posted on June 11, 2022, 2:16 pm By
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Michael Venom Page reacts after booking a fight with Mike Perry at BKFC 27

Michael Venom Page has reacted after booking a fight with Mike Perry at BKFC 27 in a middleweight bout. BKFC 27 London will take place on August 20th, 2022. Bare …read more

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BKFC’s London Debut Features MVP Vs. Platinum

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Bare-Knuckle Fighting Championship (BKFC) is making a splash with its debut event in London, England this summer.
Announced today (June 9, …read more

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Posted on June 9, 2022, 9:46 pm By
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Michael Venom Page Faces Mike Perry In BKFC London Headliner

BKFC 27 has a must-see main event when Michael Venom Page (MVP) takes on Mike Perry in the main event in London, England on August 20.

BKFC dropped the bombshell …read more

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MVP vs. Mike Perry announced for BKFC headliner

Michael Venom Page celebrates his 2018 boxing victory over Michael Ciash. | Photo by Marc Atkins/Getty Images

BKFC just dropped a big fight announcement out …read more

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Posted on June 9, 2022, 8:46 pm By
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Michael ‘Venom’ Page vs. Mike Perry Bare-Knuckle Brawl Set as BKFC 27 Main Event

It appears Michael Page is taking his recent loss in Bellator MMA for the title a little harder than anyone expected. …read more

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Michael Page set to headline BKFC 27 against Mike Perry

Michael Page will be going sans gloves for his next fight. On Thursday, Bare Knuckle Fighting Championship (BKFC) took to Twitter to announce Page has signed a one-fight deal to …read more

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Jimmie Rivera Reveals Biggest Worry About Bare Knuckle Boxing

Former UFC bantamweight contender Jimmie Rivera is pumped for his Bare-Knuckle FC debut, but he knows some of the risks that come with it.

Rivera signed with BKFC following a long …read more

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Posted on June 9, 2022, 7:16 pm By
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Alan Belcher vows to KO Frank Tate within a minute in ‘BKFC Jackson 2’ main event: “That’s the only way it goes down”

Alan Belcher is set to headline his first BKFC event since coming out of retirement. After Belcher dropped a technical decision to Michael Bisping at UFC 159 in 2013, he …read more

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Two-time UFC title challenger John Dodson signs multi-fight deal with BKFC

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John Dodson is taking his talents to Bare Knuckle Fighting Championship.
The promotion announced Friday morning …read more

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Posted on June 3, 2022, 8:16 pm By
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Former UFC fighter Dodson signs with BKFC

John Dodson in the UFC. | Photo by Mike Roach/Zuffa LLC/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images

Dodson is the latest fighter to jump into bare-knuckle boxing. …read more

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Former UFC title challenger John Dodson signs with BKFC

John Dodson is the latest ex-UFC fighter to join Bare Knuckle Fighting Championship. On Friday, BKFC took to social media to announce they have signed Dodson to a multi-fight deal. …read more

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Fight Roundup: Shane Burgos vs. Charles Jourdain featherweight scrap set, Bec Rawlings vs. Britain Hart 2 finalized in BKFC

Shane Burgos and Billy Quarantillo | Photo by Louis Grasse/PxImages/Icon Sportswire via Getty Images

Fights come together fast these days, and if you blink, you …read more

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From UFC to BKFC to AEW: Paige VanZant reflects on latest chapter after in-ring debut

After including former UFC fighter Paige VanZant in storylines involving American Top Team and signing her to a contract, AEW waited a bit before giving her an in-ring debut. That came …read more

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Video: Paige VanZant makes official AEW in-ring debut, continues rivalry with Tay Conti

Former UFC fighter and current BKFC fighter Paige VanZant has had a few appearances for AEW in the pro wrestling arena in the past few months.
But Sunday, she made her …read more

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Fight Roundup: Danyelle Wolf set for UFC debut, Jimmie Rivera makes first BKFC appearance on June 24

Danyelle Wolf | Photo by Chris Unger/DWCS LLC/Zuffa LLC

Fights come together fast these days, and if you blink, you can easily miss them. In …read more

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Posted on May 28, 2022, 1:16 am By
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UFC vet Jimmie Rivera set for BKFC debut vs. Howard Davis

Jimmie Rivera after his win over Cody Stamann in 2020. | Photo by Mike Roach/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images

Rivera signed with the bare-knuckle …read more

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Ex-UFC contender Jimmie Rivera to make BKFC debut vs. Howard Davis on June 24

Jimmie Rivera’s debut in bare-knuckle boxing is set.
The former UFC bantamweight contender has been booked against Howard Davis in the upcoming BKFC 26 event, the promotion announced the news on Tuesday.
BKFC …read more

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Thiago Alves no longer under contract with BKFC, eyes a return to MMA

Former UFC welterweight title challenger Thiago Alves is no longer under contract with BKFC as he eyes a return to mixed martial arts. Just a few months ago, Thiago Alves …read more

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Thiago Alves says he's no longer under BKFC contract, interested in MMA return

MIAMI – Thiago Alves is looking for a new home.
The former UFC title challenger said his contract with BKFC has come to an end and he’s exploring new options for …read more

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Posted on May 23, 2022, 12:16 pm By
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Alexander, 50, discusses fighting in BKFC

Houston Alexander at The Ultimate Fighter 10 Finale in 2009. | Photo by Josh Hedges/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images

“I think I’m just as competitive …read more

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Posted on May 13, 2022, 10:16 pm By
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Houston Alexander simply explains reason for fighting in BKFC at 50: 'Why not?'

Age is just a number if you ask Houston Alexander.
A fighter who started his professional career in the early 2000s, Alexander is still going strong at 50 years old, and …read more

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