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This is only the beginning of a long career for Zach Baker

In what would be the only knockout of the evening at Turf Wars 23, Zach Baker of Alliance MMA landed a devastating head kick that would set-up the eventual finish for the undefeated fighter. Fighting for the vacant bantamweight title, Baker came into the match-up against Scott Wegman with an unblemished record. He walked out the promotion’s newest champion. Not ...

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Heavyweight title fight headlines NAAFS event on March 7

John Hawk [h/t: Mike Wrobel of ShootItMMA.com] Just days after making the event official, there is a main event set for the NAAFS card that will take place on March 7 at the Canton Civic Center in Northeast Ohio. And it’ll be a battle of the big boys, as John Hawk (10-5) will face Curt Lemmon (4-0) for the vacant ...

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Rocky Edwards loses fight but wins at life

Photo: Jessica Edwards Facebook Rocky Edwards may have come up short in his Gladiators of the Cage 15 main event fight Saturday night but he notched a win on the side of just being a good dude. Winter is upon us and that means the usual snowfall as well as slick roads. Rocky rolled up on an accident and sprung ...

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Recap – Turf Wars 23

The first event for Turf Wars is officially in the books. If last night were any indication of the promotion’s future, all signs would point to 2015 being a good year. Typically, the organization hosts the show in the main concourse of Turfway Park but due to other obligations the venue moved the event to the upstairs area. Which to ...

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Asher, Landwehr and Orr come up big following return fights

It was a big weekend for returning regional stars as we saw three big names make their way back into action. Last night was packed with big shows across the Ohio Valley region and beyond. Three big names made their comeback and all three found success. Shaun Asher had retired following a fight last January in Florence. It was only ...

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