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“The Men of Warrior” Photo Book Review

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Lionsgate has a new MMA film coming out in just a few weeks, and the hype train behind it is pushing full steam ahead. Just these past few weeks, we spoke with one of

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Neil Grove talks Bellator season 5 heavyweight tournament

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The Fight Nerd caught up with heavyweight contender Neil Grove after Bellator FC 48 in Connecticut to talk some MMA. Grove breaks down Cole Konrad’s victory over Paul Buentello, as well as his thoughts

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Jon Jones responds to Quinton Jackson’s spying allegations

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Yesterday, we reported that Quinton Jackson is claiming that Greg Jackson’s team has sent spies into “Rampage’s” fight camp to monitor his activities. UFC light-heavyweight champion Jon Jones jumped on twitter to respond to

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Local Fan Favorites Lester Caslow and “Binky” Jones meet at Bellator 49 Live from Caesars Atlantic City on September 10

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With a limited amount of tickets still remaining to Bellator’s fifth season premier in Atlantic City, the promotion has added two fan favorites to the card as Bellator veteran and New Jersey resident Lester

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Exclusive photos from fight rehearsals on “Warrior” film

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Opening in theaters everywhere on September 9, “Warrior” starring Tom Hardy and Joel Edgerton will hit the silver screen. Thanks to friend of The Fight Nerd, John C. Zielinski, we have this exclusive gallery

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Jeff Monson Vs. Gabriel ‘Napao’ Gonzaga at W-1 Event

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W-1: Reloaded is set for October 15 at the Bank United Center at the University of Miami in Coral Gables, Florida and according to W-1 president Jack Bateman, the reason his organization has not

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Quinton Jackson believes there is a spy in his gym

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Quinton “Rampage” Jackson is doing some detective work while he gets ready to meet Jon Jones at UFC 135, suspecting that Jones has infiltrated his fight camp with spies to keep tabs on “Rampage”!

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Chinese MMA promotion “RUFF” debuts with “Genesis”

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The Ranik Ultimate Fighting Federation (RUFF) unveiled their debut event “RUFF: Genesis” to an eager crowd of 3,000 at the Shanghai Qizhong Tennis Center on August 27th , and any lingering questions about the

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Enter our caption contest and win a Ben Saunders signature t-shirt and autograph!

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It’s time to give stuff away AKA the best time ever! We just wrapped up our Bellator FC contest and I will be contacting the winners soon for that one, but I am not

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Ken Hershman talks MMA on Showtime & UFC deal with Fox

The Fight Nerd August 29, 2011 0

Fight Nerd correspondent Syl Peterkin spoke with Executive Vice President and General Manager of Showtime Sports, Ken Hershman (who he accidentally called Herschfield at the start of the interview) at the Super Six World

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