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Watch: Super Prospect Jose ‘Shorty’ Torres Scores Scintillating KO

Super prospect Jose ‘Shorty’ Torres improved to 7-0 on Friday night when he absolutely destroyed Colombia’s Alberto Orellano at Titan FC 48. Torres needed less than four minutes to dispose of Orellano, who had never before been halted by strikes in eight professional fights, and retain his Titan FC flyweight title. A beautiful two-punch combination ended matters, as Torres dropped …

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Watch: Snowboarder In Utter Disbelief After Causing ‘Biggest Upset In The History Of The Winter Olympics’

The Czech Republic’s Ester Ledecka won Olympic gold in the super G in Pyeongchang on Saturday, pipping defending champion Anna Veith of Austria by one one-hundredth of a second to cause what some, including one very excited Eurosport commentator, are calling the biggest upset in the 94-year history of the Winter Olympic games. Ledecka was favoured to win a gold medal …

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Conor McGregor Once Again Takes Aim At ‘Young’ Max Holloway On Social Media

“I’m on his mind apparently,” said UFC featherweight champion Max Holloway following a little social media skirmish with UFC lightweight champion and former foe Conor McGregor late last year.  McGregor had instigated the skirmish, which occurred just after Holloway stopped Jose Aldo for the second time to retain his title at UFC 218, by posting a little reminder of his unanimous …

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Joseph Duffy Hopeful Of Late 2018 Return To The Octagon Following Surgery

UFC lightweight Joseph Duffy underwent successful shoulder surgery on Monday but it’s likely to be six months before the Irishman can even throw a punch in training again. During an appearance on Severe MMA’s Talking Brawls podcast earlier this month, Duffy revealed that his shoulder had been causing him problems and early indications were that he had suffered a tear to …

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Artem Lobov To Take On Alex Caceres At UFC 223

SBG Ireland featherweight Artem Lobov will return to action on April 7th, as he has been booked to take on Alex Caceres, or ‘Bruce Leeroy’ as he is also known, at UFC 223 in Brooklyn, New York. The Mac Life reported last month that the match-up was in the works for an undetermined date, though the site suggested that March …

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Red-Hot UFC Prospect Magomedsharipov Calls Out A Host Of Names For Refusing To Fight Him

Zabit Magomedsharipov was one of the most promising additions to the UFC roster in 2017. The Dagestani featherweight arrived in the promotion with a fearsome reputation and he has backed it up with two straight submission wins inside the octagon. In September, Magomedsharipov acquired the tap from Mike Santiago with a second-round rear-naked choke before squeezing Sheymon Moraes into submission …

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Members Of France Squad Were Interviewed As ‘Potential Witnesses’ After Reports Of An Incident In Edinburgh

Reports that members of the France rugby squad were being questioned by authorities in Edinburgh about an alleged brawl in the city on Sunday night have proven to be false. In line with those earlier reports, the squad’s flight home to Paris was indeed grounded by police earlier today and several players did speak with officers in regards to an …

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