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Jason Butcher returns to action at Bellator 134

It appears that Ohio Valley standout middleweight Jason Butcher will be making his way back to the cage and doing it rather soon. Jason Butcher (8-1) is set to meet Tamdan McCrory (12-3) at Bellator 134 on February 27th in Uncasville, CT. This will be Butcher’s first fight since October of last year and only his second fight since October ...

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Ohio’s Stipe Miocic gets opponent for next UFC fight

Stipe Miocic Northeast Ohio based heavyweight Stipe Miocic (12-2, 6-2 UFC) has an opponent for his next UFC fight, as the Cleveland product is set to take on Mark Hunt (10-9-1, 5-3-1 UFC) in the headlining bout at UFC Fight Night 65 on May 10 in Adelaide, Australia. It will be the fourth main event spot for Miocic, including his ...

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Matt Brown admits to punching jiu-jitsu instructor

Matt Brown UFC fighter and Ohio native Matt Brown was recently involved in an altercation with his now-former jiu-jitsu coach, Rodrigo Botti. Brown, who is set to face former UFC welterweight champion Johny Hendricks in the biggest fight of his career at UFC 185 next month, posted about the incident on his Facebook page: Alright I gotta say something now ...

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Interview with Valor Fights matchmaker Tim Loy

Valor Fights The sport of mixed martial arts in Tennessee is going through a rough patch with the legality of the sport in flux as lawmakers decide whether to continue supplementing an athletic commission that isn’t producing enough capital, but there are a few diamond in the rough promotions that are doing great things for the sport in The Volunteer ...

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Results – Hardrock MMA 70

Hardrock MMA returned to the Paroquet Springs Conference Center this past Saturday night. The event featured fourteen fights including five professional bouts. Originally two amateur title fights were also scheduled to take place but, unfortunately, one fighter decided not to show- more on that later. In the only fight that went the distance, Jason Perry was able to dominate his ...

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Results – Hoosier Fight Club 23

Hoosier Fight Club 23 is officially in the books. While BluegrassMMA was not on hand to cover the event, we could tell from everyone talking about the show on social media, that this was an exceptional night of fights. One of the stand-out fights of the evening, from what we can tell, was the amateur featherweight title fight between Asef ...

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