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Kankaanpää and Tiburcio defend titles at Invicta FC 12

Note: This is a column I wrote for MMA Latest

It’s one thing to win a championship but it’s something else to defend it.

Two of Invicta FC’s newest champions, strawweight Katja Kankaanpää and atomweight Herica Tiburcio, will make their first title defenses April 10 at Invicta FC 12. 343 more words

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Tonya Evinger is ready for Invicta title shot

Note: This is a column I did for MMA Latest

Fans of Tonya Evinger received some good news last night at the Invicta FC postfight press conference after president Shannon Knapp announced that the “Triple Threat” would be next in line for a bantamweight title shot. 540 more words

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Cris ‘Cyborg’ should focus on being Invicta’s champion

Note: This is a column I wrote for MMALatest

Featherweight champion Cris “Cyborg” Justino proved that she is pound-for-pound one of the most dangerous fighters in mixed martial arts after she dispatched challenger Charmaine “Not So Sweet” Tweet at Invicta FC 11. 445 more words

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Alman on Invicta FC 11

Fight fans who are waiting for UFC 184 will get a treat tomorrow night as Invicta Fighting Championships hosts its 11th event in Los Angeles at the Shrine Auditorium. 1,235 more words

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Ferguson finishes third at Mat Classic, Waterman eighth

Cheney High wrestling head coach Brad Rasmussen knew Michael Ferguson and Devon Waterman had what it takes to advance far in the Mat Classic XXVI state championships, Feb. 424 more words

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Tecia Torres has a different challenge in Angela Hill

A storm is coming to Mexico City – specifically a tornado.

The UFC brass announced that Tecia “The Tiny Tornado” Torres, who is 5-0, will take on fellow undefeated prospect Angela “Overkill” Hill June 13 at UFC 188. 234 more words

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Alman on Cain Velasquez vs. Fabricio Werdum

Mexico City, one of your favorite sons is coming home.

The UFC announced that heavyweight champion Cain Velasquez will return from a long layoff to defend his title against interim titleholder Fabricio Werdum at UFC 188, June 13. 255 more words

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