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The Unenviable Johny Hendricks

The UFC is notoriously ruthless when it comes to matchmaking for ex-champions on the decline, preferring to let up-and-coming prospects put them out to pasture and build their resume. 702 more words

Boxing

​​Jimmy Yabo banks on experience, avoids being complacent vs Brazilian foe

A tough test awaits Jimmy “The Silencer” Yabo in his first outing under the ONE Championship banner in 2017, but the Filipino fighter believes that he will be the roadblock to his highly-touted Brazilian opponent’s impressive run in the organization. 463 more words

SPORTS AND RECREATION

Team Lakay’s Joshua Pacio to face undefeated fighter Hayato Suzuki at ‘ONE Championship: Kings and Conquerors’

Joshua Pacio, 21, is set to return to the cage at “ONE Championship: Kings and Conquerors.” The opponent of the Team Lakay member is undefeated Japanese fighter Hayato Suzuki, 30. 365 more words

SPORTS AND RECREATION

Celebration of life held for boxer Tim Hague, who died after knockout in match

BOYLE, Alta. — Edmonton fighter Tim Hague, who died after getting knocked out in the second round of a boxing match earlier this month, was remembered as a devoted father during a celebration of life service in his hometown of Boyle, Alta., on Monday. 342 more words

PMN Sports

'ONE: King and Conquerors' set for Aug. 5 in Macao; ONE bantamweight world champion Bibiano Fernandes to defend title against Andrew Leone

27 June 2017 – Macao, China: The largest sports media property in Asian history, ONE Championship™ (ONE), has announced its second blockbuster event in Macao, China. 1,670 more words

SPORTS AND RECREATION

Fighting

The purest sport. The first sport. It’s what all other sports boil down to. Fighting

Many of you might think of fighting as a barbaric sport, and might especially look at mma as horror show of blood. 358 more words