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John Castaneda Well Prepared for Copa Combate Tournament

While 2017 hasn’t gone quite the way that bantamweight John Castaneda may have planned, it so far has turned out to be a successful one. Following a layoff, Castaneda has picked up victories over Chris Beal in Combate Americas, and followed that with a win over Cheyden Leialoha at Dana White’s Contender Series, raising his current winning streak to nine ...

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ONE: Hero’s Dream Fight Highlights – David Topples Goliath in Open Weight Bout

(Video courtesy and permission of ONE Championship) The nation of Myanmar celebrated as its world champion Aung La “Burmese Python” N Sang defied the odds — and two full weight classes — to defeat four-time Muay Thai and Kickboxing heavyweight world champion Alain “The Panther” Ngalani after an epic battle. TRENDING > Rose Namajunas’ Rough Week Leads to Unbelievable Upset ...

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Bellator 186 Fight Highlights: Ryan Bader Pounds Out Linton Vassell

(Video courtesy and permission of Bellator MMA) Check out the full Bellator 186 event fight highlights, including light heavyweight champion Ryan Bader’s knockout victory over Linton Vassell. TRENDING > Dana White Tries to ID Fighters by Their Tattoos (Video) Bellator 186: Bader vs. Vassell Results Main Card: Ryan Bader def. Linton Vassell by TKO (punches) at 3:58, R2 Ilima-Lei Macfarlane ...

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Ricky Palacios Prepared for 8-Man Copa Combate Tournament

In his two wins in 2017, bantamweight Ricky Palacios feels like he did exactly what he wanted to, and aside from a couple of small hiccups in each fight, dominated his way to wins. First against Roman Salazar in April, and then again in July against Chris Avila, both for Combate Americas, Palacios was able to control much of the ...

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