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British MMA champion Jahreau Shepherd dies aged 30

British MMA star Jahreau Shepherd has tragically died, aged 30. Shepherd, from London, is believed to have died suddenly yesterday but the cause has not yet been announced. Tributes have been paid to Shepherd, who was welterweight champion with MMA promotion Contenders. They released a statement saying: "Everyone at Contenders is absolutely devastated to hear of Jahreau Shepherd‘s death. "Jay, […]

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Dana White slams ‘bad judging’ at UFC 251 after Alexander Volkanovski’s controversial win

UFC president Dana White pledged to “tighten up our refs and judges” after expressing bemusement at Alexander Volkanovski’s featherweight title win over Max Holloway. Volkanovski battled to a successful first defense of his belt, securing a split-decision triumph for a second victory over former champion Holloway. All three judges awarded Holloway the first two rounds, before Volkanowski did enough on two of the three […]

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Fight Island — The inside story of Kamaru Usman, his father and a Texas prison

MMA columnist for ESPN.com Analyst for “MMA Live” Covered MMA for Las Vegas Sun ACCORDING TO THE handbook of the Federal Correctional Institution in Seagoville, Texas, there are six televisions for the approximately 175 inmates housed in its satellite camp. Televisions are made available from 6 a.m. to midnight on Fridays and Saturdays, and correctional officers can terminate viewing at […]

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