1. Fedor Emelianenko's Loss Makes MMA a More Interesting Place

    Fedor's first loss in recent memory is the best thing which could possibly happen to the world of mixed martial arts...

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  2. Could Eduard Folayang Be Filipino MMA's Answer to Manny Pacquiao?

    Filipino fighter Eduard Folayang will be headlining a major MMA show in Singapore next month. Martial Combat 5 will be broadcast by ESPN Star Sports to over 20 Asian countries, including ...

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  3. Cutting Keith Jardine Is An Astute Tactical Decision By The UFC

    Despite Keith Jardine's disappointing recent record the abrupt termination of his UFC contract this week came as a something of a surprise...

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  4. WEC 49 : The Jamie Varner Vs Kamal Shalorus Decision Was the Right One

    I am a little surprised by the reaction to the decision in the Jamie Varner vs. Kamal Shalorus fight. While the fight itself was slightly spoiled by the two lengthy stoppages there is no denying that Shalorus was the main aggressor in all three rounds...

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  5. Muhsin Corbbrey Gets Back to Winning Ways at Martial Combat 4

    Martial Combat 4 provided another fantastic night of action at Resorts World Sentosa. Highly-rated Filipino fighter Eduard Folayang and world renowned American Muhsin Corbbrey both ...

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  6. Martial Combat 3: Martial Combat Is Back with a Bang

    The second installment of the Martial Combat series featured five fights of explosive knockout action. The highlight was a dramatic late win for veteran Korean fighter Jong Man Kim in his featherweight title superfight with American Aaron Steele...

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  7. Rory Macdonald Belongs in Today's UFC - James Toney Does Not

    "What would happen if a wrestler fought a boxer in a martial arts fight?" That was the question on everyone's lips in 1978 when Muhammad Ali met Japanese wrestler Antonio Inoki...

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  8. 2010 FIFA World Cup Opening Day Highlights the Importance of Teamwork

    The opening day of the 2010 World Cup highlighted the importance of teamwork in the game of football. The advertisers might try to persuade you otherwise but football is not entirely ...

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  9. 2010 World Cup: Mexico Can Crash The South African Party

    All eyes will be on the South African side during tonight's World Cup opener but Mexico are by no means there to make up the numbers...

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  10. What Is The Next Step On Miguel Cotto's Comeback Trail?

    Miguel Cotto did not do his rapidly declining reputation any harm by disposing of a debilitated Yuri Foreman last weekend...

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  11. UFC 115: Can Mirko Crocop Recapture His Pride Form Inside the Octagon?

    The image of Mirko Crocop stalking opponents across the ring is one of the more enduring from the now defunct Pride. In his red and white Croatian coloured shorts Crocop was the epitome of the no-nonsense Eastern European fighter...

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  12. 2010 FIFA World Cup: Last Minute England Are Not Properly Prepared

    Fabio Capello's pre tournament preparations have left the England team on the brink of disarray. As the season ended England appeared to be in excellent shape, they qualified comfortably ...

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  13. UFC 115: What's Not To Like About Rich Franklin vs. Chuck Liddell?

    There was a time when Chuck Liddell and Rich Franklin were the two most dominant fighters in the sport of MMA. Franklin held the middleweight strap and had only lost once in his entire career...

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  14. Muhsin Corbbrey: Searching for Redemption in South East Asia

    When Muhsin Corbbrey steps into the cage next week it will be a step into the unknown for the Elite XC and WEC veteran...

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  15. The War In Singapore! USA vs. Afghanistan at Martial Combat 4

    Warring nations will collide in Singapore next week when Cyrus Washington takes on Malik Mawlayi at Martial Combat 4. Mawlayi hails from war torn Afghanistan whereas Washington is from the USA...

    Sports Writer Written by Sports Writer about over 4 years ago 754 reads 5 comments

  16. UFC 114: A Grudge Match to Savor

    UFC 114 is full of interesting fights, with the pick of the action being a genuine grudge match between Rashad Evans and Quinton ‘Rampage’ Jackson...

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  17. Interview With West Brom Manager Roberto Di Matteo

    Roberto Di Matteo spent the best part of six years away from the game after reluctantly coming to terms with the fact that his playing career was over...

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  18. Manchester City Pursue Premiership Talent with Bids for Milner and Arteta

    Since a series of new owners have arrived at Man City bringing with them a seemingly bottomless transfer budget, the club has consistently looked to the Premiership for new recruits...

    Sports Writer Written by Sports Writer about over 4 years ago 350 reads 2 comments

  19. 2010 FIFA World Cup: An Empty Victory for England in Mexico Friendly

    Soccer is all about winning matches, and England did manage to do that against Mexico at Wembley Stadium on Monday, but the performance was far from satisfactory...

    Sports Writer Written by Sports Writer about over 4 years ago 780 reads 1 comments

  20. Is Jose Mourinho The Man To Clear Up Real Madrid's Galactico Mess?

    The Champions League final was held at Real Madrid's Santiago Bernabeu Stadium and provided ample evidence of the abject failure of the Spanish side's transfer policy...

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  21. Bayern Munich vs. Inter Milan: The Road To Madrid

    Two teams at the top of their games will meet at the Bernabau Stadium this Saturday. Inter Milan and Bayern Munich have both secured domestic doubles and with neither team having ever won the treble before history must be made in Madrid...

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  22. New Penalty Taking Rule Epitomizes the Futility of FIFA

    As the sport's governing body, FIFA can make unilateral decisions which will be implemented at every level of the game from the grassroots up...

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  23. Amir Khan Is a Legitimate Light Welterweight Contender

    Amir Khan made his international debut on Saturday night amidst widespread reservations over his world class credentials...

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  24. 2010 FIFA World Cup Represents Last Chance for Current Crop of England Stars

    The current crop of England players is widely recognized as the most talented that the nation has possessed since the World Cup was won in 1966...

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  25. Empty Wembley Stadium Seats Are An Embarassment for the F.A.

    An otherwise fantastic F.A. Cup Final has been marred by the scandalous sight of a significant quantity of empty seats at Wembley Stadium. The F.A...

    Sports Writer Written by Sports Writer about over 4 years ago 1,562 reads 1 comments