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Middleweight Denis Kang Signs With W-1 MMA in Canada

LAS VEGAS - JULY 11:  (R-L) Dan Henderson connects with a right to Mike Bisping during their middleweight bout during UFC 100 on July 11, 2009 in Las Vegas, Nevada.  (Photo by Jon Kopaloff/Getty Images)
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Tim NgoCorrespondent IJanuary 25, 2010

This story originally appeared on MMA website, 5thRound.com

Former PrideFC, Dream and UFC middleweight Denis Kang has officially signed with Canadian MMA promotion W-1 MMA after recently being released by the UFC.

W-1 MMA CEO Jack Bateman confirmed the signing himself via his official Twitter page.

“W1 sign’s #1 free angent Denis Kang to a multi fight deal,” Bateman tweeted regarding his newest acquisition.

Kang was considered one of the planet’s elite middleweights during an impressive 23-fight streak just a few years back, however after the run came to a screeching halt, Kang has gone 4-5 including an uneventful 1-2 record inside the Octagon.

He is expected to make his W-1 MMA debut on March 20th.

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