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XFC Signs Heavy Handed Florida Featherweight Troy Gerhart

By Jhobbs (Tampa, FL) Xtreme Fighting Championships announced today the signing of Tampa, Florida Featherweight and XFC/Bellator veteran Troy Gerhart. Gerhart will join the XFC’s exciting 145 pound division, as the company continues to deepen its roster in 2014. The XFC recently crowned a new Featherwei… …Read More Read more here: XFC News     

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Louisville’s Brent Weedman retires from MMA

By Gary Thomas Brent Weedman One of Kentucky’s shining stars of recent years has decided to retire. Derby City MMA’s Brent Weedman announced today that he would no longer be competing in mixed martial arts. It is a move that the 20 year old Weedman appears to have put a lot of thought into. It’s been a tough decision, but ...

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Farkhad Sharipov moves to XFC Bantamweight division

By Brook After a hard fought featherweight championship match with Deivison Ribeiro, Farkhad Sharipov makes his promotional move into the bantamweight division where he feels he will be unstoppable. XFC’s newest bantamweight addition, Farkhad Sharipov, is a world-renowned wrestler and former Russian fr… …Read More Read more here: XFC News     

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Make your selection for the 2013 BluegrassMMA.com Awards

By Gary Thomas BluegrassMMA 2013 Awards It was a red letter year for us at BluegrassMMA.com. We reached more people and attended more events than any other outlet in the Ohio Valley region. The stats speak for themself. Between four staff members we attended 82 events in six separate states (Kentucky, Ohio, Tennessee, Indiana, Pennsylvania and Virgina). Over 1000 fights ...

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Colosseum Combat XXVIII card shaping up for March 1st return

By Gary Thomas Mark Slater and his Colosseum Combat promotion finished 2013 with five great events in Kokomo, In. and they are already gearing up for the 2014 debut. We made our way to the National Guard Armory for our first Colosseum Combat event and it was easy to see why people flock to the promotion and support Slater’s efforts. ...

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