Class

Namajunas embraces champion's role with class at UFC 217
www.ufc.com

Before Namajunas entered the Octagon, her partner and former UFC fighter Pat Barry whispered in her ear, “All you gotta do is just be you.” Once she knocked Jedrzejczyk down the first time, Namajunas felt the adrenaline and excitement. She took a deep breath and reminded herself of her mantra: “Confidence, conditioning, composure, content, I’m […]

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'Ultimate Fighting Championship' Hit With Antitrust Class Action
www.nationallawjournal.com

Zuffa, LLC, d/b/a Ultimate Fighting Championship and UFC proposes two classes: a “Bout Class” for fighters who competed in UFC bouts, and an “Identity Class,” for those who saw their brand used in the championship's promotion. The class period starts …

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'Ultimate Fighting Championship' Hit With Antitrust Class Action
www.nationallawjournal.com

Zuffa, LLC, d/b/a Ultimate Fighting Championship and UFC proposes two classes: a “Bout Class” for fighters who competed in UFC bouts, and an “Identity Class,” for those who saw their brand used in the championship's promotion. The class period starts …

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Fighters to sue UFC for $100s of millions in class action …
www.bloodyelbow.com

The UFC is about to be on the receiving end of a massive class action lawsuit from fighters relating to alleged abuses of their market power to cripple the free market.

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Imagining an MMA Hall of Fame: The Inaugural Class
www.sherdog.com

With Pat Miletich's induction into the Ultimate Fighting Championship Hall of Fame over UFC 175 weekend, the organization increased the size of its hall to 12 members. The group is an impressive one, featuring some of the best fighters of all-time …

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Best Wrestler in Each UFC Weight Class
bleacherreport.com

The UFC universe hasn't seen much of Sarah McMann, but that doesn't take away from her innate ability to take an opponent down, hold her there and implement some dangerous ground-and-pound. The Olympic silver medalist has used a strong base and …

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Army Sgt. 1st Class Tim Kennedy's path to UFC
blogs.militarytimes.com

Army Sgt. 1st Class Tim Kennedy will go into the octagon July 6 for his debut Ultimate Fighting Championship bout with a painful reminder of his first fight as a pro mixed martial artist nearly 12 years ago. It's right there staring him in the face …

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No-Weight Class UFC Tournament Impossible Today; Superfights Instead
bleacherreport.com

UFC co-founder Rorion Gracie must have been a fan of the 1988 Van-Damme masterpiece, Bloodsport. Like the iconic flick, the Ultimate Fighting Championship claimed to pit the best fighters from different disciplines against one another in a no-holds …

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