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Weekend Roundup

From Bellator 281 and Excellence FC III, via UFC Fight Night and Boxing, this weekend saw some first class action in combat sports. Results disclosed.

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Weekend Roundup

Fight fans had a superb weekend. Upset, highlight knockouts, and boring championship bouts. This weekend had it all: from UFC 274, through Canelo Alvarez vs Dmitry Bivol, PFL 3, and the Sarajevo European Cup in Judo. We also spoke to Sadibou Sy about his PFL 3 performance. Results disclosed.  

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Rough and Tumble: The American Predecessor to the UFC

In the 18th- and 19th- century a form of unarmed, bare-knuckled combat developed in rural parts of America. Known as “Rough and Tumble” or “Gouging” it was a no-holds barred combat, known for its brutality. This is the story of one of the predecessors of vale tudo and the UFC. 

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Interview with Professor Andreas Kinneging: To Fight Successfully is the Father of Everything

The Ancient Greek philosophers not only wrote about martial arts: they practiced them as well. What motivated them, and how did it fit into their worldview? Andreas Kinneging, Professor of Philosophy of Law at Leiden University helps us answer these questions.

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Weekend Roundup

Another action-packed weekend is behind us, with incredible examples of fighting spirit, future champions continuing on their path to success and very few surprises. Results are disclosed.