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Alex Olave Ready to Turn Heads in Lion Fight Debut

Originally Alex Olave got into combat sports for fitness reasons, but then quickly found himself actively fighting in multiple disciplines, which eventually lead him to travel half way across the world to compete. “I was really obese,” Olave told MMAWeekly.com. “I was 250 pounds. I was a fan of the sport. I saw my idols like Anderson Silva, Chuck Liddell, ...

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Paul Daley Takes on Lorenz Larkin at Bellator 183

An exciting welterweight contest between British slugger Paul Daley (39-15-2) and California’s Lorenz Larkin (18-6, 1 NC), as well as a compelling lightweight bout pitting Adam Piccolotti (9-0) against Goiti Yamauchi (21-3) have been added to Bellator 183: Henderson vs. Pitbull on Saturday, September 23 at SAP Center in San Jose, Calif. That evening, SAP Center in San Jose will ...

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Flyweight Title Fight Added to ONE: Kings & Conquerors in Macau

The cancellation of its Surabaya card has seen ONE Championship add three fights to ONE: Kings & Conquerors, including a flyweight title unification rematch. Interim champion Adriano Moraes will now face regular champion Kairat Akhmetov on Aug. 5 at the Cotai Arena. ONE Championship‘s second event in Macau has been expanded to 13 fights. A bantamweight bout between Leandro Issa ...

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Dakota Cochrane Secures Submission Win at VFC 58

Dakota Cochrane’s career resurgence received another jolt of success on Saturday night as he scored a second-round submission win over Maki Pitolo in the main event of Victory Fighting Championship’s VFC 58: Cochrane vs. Pitolo. The event aired live on UFC FIGHT PASS from a packed Baxter Arena in Omaha, Nebraska, and before his home-town fans, Cochrane overcame a serious ...

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