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Soke Pokey

Soke Pokey, turn yourself around…

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Martial Wayist 武道

Martial Wayist 🥋 Mixed “Martial” Misnomer? Fight fans are still crying foul following the melee that was post McGregor/Nurmagomedov.  Social media lit up with a barrage of disgust and disdain towards …

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Tough Guy MMA Contest 1980

Friday October 31, 1980.  Tough Guy MMA Contest over a decade before the UFC.  #mmahistory #historyofmma

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MMA Lineage history

MMA Lineage History During the early 20th century, various mixed-style contests and challenges took place throughout the Pacific rim, Japan, Taiwan and in the countries of the Four Asian Tigers. In 1980 CV Productions, …

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MMA Timeline

MMA Timeline: The Roots of Mixed Martial Arts History The History of MMA Mixed Martial Arts Endeavor Era 2017 4 billion dollar price tag connor mcgregor Mainstream 2005 Ultimate Fighter …

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MMA Family Tree

MMA Family Tree Timeline    Endeavor Era 2017 4 billion dollar price tag connor mcgregor Mainstream 2005 Ultimate Fighter on Spike saves UFC UFC-Zuffa Era 2001 moneitzed it Pride 1997 …

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Tough Guys Tops Charts

Showtime! ‘Tough Guys’ Tops Charts Riding the Wave of the Showtime Documentary, ‘Tough Guys’ is a Hit. By Clem Williams  |  Oct. 16, 2017 It was a perfect storm of mixed martial …

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Showtime

Showtime’s ‘Tough Guys’ documentary explores MMA’s early roots in 1980s Pittsburgh Showtime has a treat for MMA fans that debuts Friday on the premium-cable channel. “Tough Guys” is a 90-minute …

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Best Selling MMA History Book

Best selling MMA History Book topping the Mixed Martial Arts Charts on Amazon Showtime documentary proves Pittsburgh-area early mixed martial arts fighters were ‘Tough Guys’ Sept. 15, 2017 -Maria Sciullo …

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Tough Guys is Amazon #1 Best Seller

Congratulations to Bill Viola Jr. with the recent release and rise on the Amazon book charts.  On September 18th 2017, it is the #1 sports book and #1 martial arts …

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