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Huge heavyweight battle between Jeff Hughes and Antwan Phillips

By Juan Valle Jeff Hughes vs Antwan Phillips This is without a doubt the biggest amateur heavyweight bout this year. Jeff Hughes (11-2) will meet undefeated Antwan Phillips (4-0) for the NAAFS title. Once a year the Cleveland, Ohio based promotion puts on an end of year event that pits amateurs across multiple weight classes competing for the belts. Night ...

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The “0? has got to go in this #1 contender bout

By Juan Valle E.A.C. 5 As the famous words have been uttered countless times this year, we’ll say it once more, the 0 has got to go. This weekend at the E.A.C. 5 event in Fredericktown, Ohio two undefeated fighters will clash with the winner becoming the #1 bantamweight contender. Sean Highfill (3-0) will battle Colt Gross (3-0). These two ...

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Julie Kedzie: 'My Job is to Fight'

By By Thomas Gerbasi When it comes to some fighters, getting them to the gym is the hard part. For Julie Kedzie, it’s quite the opposite. Normally, you would think that this is a good thing, but as she found out in her last fight against Germaine De Randamie in July, being a gym rat can sometimes be hazardous to ...

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Jones vs. Teixeira Gets New Date (Again)

The next bout for UFC light heavyweight champion Jon Jones has an official date — for the third and hopefully final time — as “Bones” will look to extend his record-setting title defense streak against Brazilian powerhouse Glover Teixeira at UFC 171 on Saturday, March 15 at Dallas’ American Airlines Center. The Jones-Teixeira bout was originally announced as the headliner ...

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UFC Brisbane Fantasy Preview - The Prelims

By By Damon Martin The upcoming UFC Fight Night card in Australia will have a few unknown names scattered on the undercard mixed with a brew of crafty veterans, but when it’s all stirred together it makes for an exciting mix of talent for the preliminary bouts. Leading the way on the undercard is a women’s bantamweight fight featuring one ...

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