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Roy Jones Jr. To Face Joe Calzaghe In September

While the Oscar De La Hoya vs. Floyd Mayweather Jr. super fight may no longer be taking place this year, another super fight has been signed. Roy Jones Jr. is set to challenge Joe Calzaghe for his light heavyweight championship. It’s a fight that Calzaghe has said that he wants, and Jones Jr. obliged. According…

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07/08/08: “Hate It or Love It, Big D’s On Top” – Monday Night Raw

Hated: 20 Minute Opening Segments. A lot of times when WWE hits a creative slump, they produce what I call the “clusterfuck”, where they have a handful of mid-card to main-event talent come out and complain about wanting title shots and it always winds up with some kind of over-booked multi-man gimmick match. Thankfully, last…

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Mando Ramos (1948-2008)

Steven Springer of the LA Times wrote a great bio on former boxer Mando Ramos, a legendary California fighter based out of Los Angeles. According to Springer, Ramos was inducted into the California Boxing Hall Of Fame just two weeks ago. Ramos’ boxing career was cut short because of drugs and alcohol, but he regained…

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Torres vs. Holt II (Video)

All around the boxing blogs has been talk about a crazy one round fight between Ricardo Torres and Kendall Holt for the WBO Junior Welterweight Title. Bad Left Hook has a little bit of back story on their first fight which ended in controversial fashion. After this fight, it looks like we’ll get a part…

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Dana White’s New Enemy

Lost in the hype of UFC 86 last week, the Association of Boxing Commissions came up with some advised changes for MMA weight classes. Here are the proposed new weight classes (thanks to the new F4Wonline/WrestlingObserver.com).

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Video Vault – The Rock Sings

My buddy was watching the new Rock DVD and I was reminded of this gem. If there’s ever another like him, we’ll be really, really lucky. Sacramento I won’t stay. But I’ll be sure to come back when the Lakers beat the Kings in May.

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UFC 86 – The Aftermath

One of the things I want to do on fightgamemedia.com is provide a follow up to major shows or stories. With a roster of 5 writers (and possibly more) we can gather different viewpoints on issues. Sometimes, the second day look is more important than the immediate one. For starters, the FGBers (fightgamemediagers) took a…

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The Road To World

The most important one Dragon Gate has ever travelled… There have been name changes, ownership changes, roster changes, retirements and expulsions for the promotion that has evolved from Toryumon Japan to it’s current manifestation, Dragon Gate. However since the doors of the Ultimo Dragon Gym gym opened back in the mid-late 90’s, there has been…

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UFC 86: Forrest Griffin vs. Rampage Jackson – Play By Play

Here are my predictions for the five fights that are scheduled to be on the PPV show. Tyson Griffin over Marcus Aurelio by decision. Josh Koscheck over Chris Lytle by decision. (If Koscheck lets his hands go, this could be the sleeper fight of the night. If not, might be the worst fight of the…

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Big D Looks at Jackson vs. Griffin at UFC 86

When I heard that UFC President Dana White announced at the Spike TV Video Game Awards that UFC Light Heavyweight Champion Quinton “Rampage” Jackson and Ultimate Fighter Season One Winner Forrest Griffin would be the two head coaches for the seventh season of the Ultimate Fighter reality series, I got giddy with glee. The 205…

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