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Brave News #7 talks Brazil x Germany rivalry and Carl Booth training with kickboxing legend

Brave News #7 talks Brazil x Germany rivalry and Carl Booth training with kickboxing legend Brave News #7 talks Brazil x Germany rivalry and Carl Booth training with kickboxing legend The rivalry between Brazil’s Klidson Abreu and Germany’s Timo Feucht has taken center stage for this week’s Brave News, the weekly online show that keeps fans updated on everything related to the promotion, as the duo took their trash talk to a new level. Abreu and Feucht are set to collide on Brave 8: The Rise of Champions, on August 12th, in Curitiba, Brazil, when they’ll face each other with the inaugural Light Heavyweight title on the line. It all started when the German prospect claimed that his country was, once again, going to prevail in Brazilian soil – in reference to Germany’s trashing of Brazil during the 2014 World Cup. Klidson Abreu seemed irritated...

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INAUGURAL EVENT IN SURABAYA POSTPONED

INAUGURAL EVENT IN SURABAYA POSTPONED INAUGURAL EVENT IN SURABAYA POSTPONED   21 July 2017 – Singapore: The largest sports media property in Asian history, ONE Championship™ (ONE), has announced that its inaugural event in Surabaya, Indonesia, ONE: CONQUEST OF KINGS initially set for 29 July, is currently being rescheduled due to logistical issues and has been postponed as of further notice.   ONE Championship has always put on incredible live events in Indonesia, and four additional events are being planned in the country for 2018. Fans can expect to see Indonesian martial arts superstars in featured bouts such as “The Terminator” Sunoto, Stefer Rahardian, and Anthony “The Archangel” Engelen, to name a few. ONE Championship is set for another blockbuster evening of world-class entertainment with its second historic event in Macao, China. On 5 August, ONE: KINGS & CONQUERORS will once again light up the...

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Fightstar 25 Fight Announcement Hein Pavier vs Edson Fonseca

Fightstar 25 Fight Announcement Hein Pavier vs Edson Fonseca Fightstar 25 Fight Announcement Hein Pavier vs Edson Fonseca FIGHT ANNOUNCEMENT !!!!! Another massive fight to hit the Fightstar 25 card is the Interim WW Title bout between Hein Pavier and Edson Fonseca. With current champ HP van Staden still out with injury, the Fightstar match maker has decided to give the next two contenders the scrap they have been asking for. ” Why not? Both these guys deserve a shot at the belt, so let’s make it happen “said, Grant Oliff ” its the ultimate battle of styles, Angola vs South Africa this fight has everything to offer” Catch this massive International bout at Fightstar 25 on the 5th August 2017 at Apache Night Clun Alberton Tickets are limited so make sure you book at computicket...

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FIGHT WEEK: Fighters in the News, Press Conference Recap

FIGHT WEEK: Fighters in the News, Press Conference Recap FIGHT TALK: eNews from the FCFF Quick Links   • Cascade Tickets Link • The FCFF Homepage • The FCFF’s Facebook             Photo Gallery       Disclaimer All fights are subject to change without notice. Sparks will Fly This Saturday at Rumble 93 on 7/22   Portland, OR – It’s “Fight Week” for the FCFF! Rumble @ The Roseland 93 is on Saturday, July 22nd and two outstanding 145-pound pro fighters will collide in the main event: Cris “Sunshine” Williams vs Dylan “The Bull” Atkinson. The question: Will Cris Williams manage to hold onto his undefeated record thus far and continue his flawless run? The FCFF’s 125-pound Champion will return, and two Superfights will take place in the Slammer. Doors open at 6pm, fights will begin at 7pm.   The 7/16 press conference highlights are available on youtube from Headsnaps & Head...

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ONE CHAMPIONSHIP bringing its total capital raised to US$100 million.

ONE CHAMPIONSHIP bringing its total capital raised to US$100 million. ONE CHAMPIONSHIP RAISES SERIES C INVESTMENT  LED BY SEQUOIA INDIA AND MISSION HOLDINGS Total Capital Raised Now At US$100,000,000  20 July 2017 – Singapore: The largest sports media property in Asian history, ONE Championship™ (ONE), announced today that it has secured a significant equity investment led by Sequoia India (Sequoia) and Mission Holdings, bringing its total capital raised to US$100 million. New and existing investors also participated in this investment round. This equity investment will further solidify ONE’s dominant market leadership position in the sports media industry in Asia and accelerate its global growth. Chatri Sityodtong, Chairman and CEO of ONE Championship, stated: “I am thrilled to announce this partnership with Sequoia. Our mission is to unleash superheroes across Asia to ignite inspiration, hope, strength, and dreams across all segments of society. As one of the...

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Klidson Abreu responds to Timo Feucht’s taunts: ‘I’ll make sure this time it’s 7×1 to Brazil’

Klidson Abreu responds to Timo Feucht’s taunts: ‘I’ll make sure this time it’s 7×1 to Brazil’ Klidson Abreu responds to Timo Feucht’s taunts: ‘I’ll make sure this time it’s 7×1 to Brazil’ Klidson Abreu will be making his second Brave appearance at home. The Light Heavyweight contender will fight for his division’s inaugural belt in the main event of Brave 8: The Rise of Champions, on August 12th, in Curitiba, Brazil. The jiu-jitsu specialist knows he faces a tough task against undefeated prospect Timo Feucht, but the German’s trash talk wasn’t well received by the Brazilian. Feucht said in an interview with German’s leading MMA website “GNP1” that he hoped for a repeat of the 2014 World Cup semifinal, when Germany beat Brazil with a score of 7×1 and went on to become world champions for the fourth time in Brazilian soil. Klidson Abreu says he...

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Can Conor McGregor Fulfill His Promise to Knock Out Floyd Mayweather Inside Four Rounds?

Can Conor McGregor Fulfill His Promise to Knock Out Floyd Mayweather Inside Four Rounds? Can Conor McGregor Fulfill His Promise to Knock Out Floyd Mayweather Inside Four Rounds? It’s not far away now; the mega-money bout between one of the UFC’s biggest stars and the undefeated 49-0 world champion boxer. Conor McGregor, a two-weight champion in the UFC, will be taking on Floyd Mayweather, who retired for the second time from boxing in 2015, in a fully sanctioned boxing match. By way of a sporting experiment, it’s to see who would win between a boxer and a mixed martial artist. At the end of it all, Floyd Mayweather could lose his perfect record to someone who has never participated in a meaningful boxing match, or Conor McGregor will lose some pride when coming out of his comfort zone but will ultimately return to the UFC....

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FFC 30 tickets on sale

FFC 30 tickets on sale FFC 30 tickets on sale Final Fight Championship’s 30th edition will take place October 21 in Linz, Austria with the main event featuring one of the world’s best kickboxers Robin van Roosmalen in MMA action. The Dutch fighter will make his third MMA bout at FFC after he won his previous MMA fights via impressive KO’s. Van Roosmalen is also fighting under Glory’s banner where he recently regained the featherweight belt and proved he is one of the best stand-up fighters nowadays. At FFC 30, the audience will again have the chance to see their favorite local fighter Rene Wimmer. At the same venue in 2016, Wimmer scored the biggest win of his career. In an epic battle he made a big comeback and KO’ed favored Cheik Sidibe from France. One of Europe’s best kickboxers, Shkodran Veseli, is also to return to...

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GEGARD MOUSASI TO DEBUT AT BELLATOR 185 AGAINST ALEXANDER SHLEMENKO ON OCTOBER 20

GEGARD MOUSASI TO DEBUT AT BELLATOR 185 AGAINST ALEXANDER SHLEMENKO ON OCTOBER 20 For Immediate Release: July 17, 2017 GEGARD MOUSASI TO DEBUT AT BELLATOR 185 AGAINST ALEXANDER SHLEMENKO ON OCTOBER 20 ‘KING MO’ MEETS LIAM MCGEARY IN LIGHT HEAVYWEIGHT CO-MAIN EVENT AT MOHEGAN SUN ARENA LOS ANGELES – On the heels of his recent Bellator signing, Gegard Mousasi (42-6-2) will make his promotional debut against former champAlexander Shlemenko (56-9, 1 NC) on Friday, October 20 at Bellator 185: Mousasi vs. Shlemenko, an event that takes place at Mohegan Sun Arena in Uncasville, Conn. In addition, the co-main event of Bellator 185: Mousasi vs. Shlemenko will feature a light heavyweight contest pitting “King Mo” Lawal (21-6, 1 NC) against former titleholder Liam McGeary (12-2). Additional main and preliminary card bouts will be announcing in the coming weeks. The event will be broadcast live and free on SPIKE at 9 p.m. ET/8 p.m. CT, while preliminary action will stream on Bellator.com and the Bellator...

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FIGHTSTAR 25 FIGHT ANNOUNCEMENT

FIGHTSTAR 25 FIGHT ANNOUNCEMENT FIGHT ANNOUNCEMENT FS 25 It’s TIME!!!! After waiting for each other since Fightstar 20 NKOSI “The FUTURE” KING will get a chance to prove he is the Future when he steps in the Cage against his toughest opponent to date – The Current FW Champ CHUKS OKOLI Set to fight each other at Fightstar 20 and 21 fate seemed to be keeping these two apart. With NKOSIs recent drop to Bantam, the Fightstar fans were at risk of never seeing these two going toe to toe. Currently, the FW CHAMP with a hard fought win over Elbert Steyn CHUCKS is confident that the FUTURE will be stopped. In an absolute barn burner, these two champs will put it all on the line when they face off at FIGHTSTAR 25 for the FW STRAP. Be sure not to miss this one !!!!!!...

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