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Highlights from the Ringside 12 teleconference Part 1: President Eric Champoux

Breaking what has been a relative silence since Ringside 11 in June, promoter Eric Champoux took questions from the MMA media this morning, addressing his event (see full card here), signing Paul Daley, having GSP‘s suport, and the return of … Continue reading

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Post-event interview w/ Ringside President Eric Champoux – Rising Star 2

Rising Star 2 went down Saturday night in Montreal at the Metropolis. I spoke with promoter Eric Champoux after the event about his pick for Fight of the Night, how the new setting compared to Club Soda, his thoughts on … Continue reading

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Pre-event interview w/ Ringside president Eric Champoux – Rising Star 2

Rising Star 2 goes down tomorrow night at the Metropolis. I spoke to Ringside/Rising Star President Eric Champoux at the weigh-in Friday, where we discussed the main events, why seven of the eight fights are at lightweight or lower, why … Continue reading

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Rising Star 1 Post-Fight Interview with President Eric Champoux

Here’s my interview (in 2 parts) from last night with Eric Champoux after the event.  We spoke about the evening’s fights, Ringside MMA’s upcoming April event at the Bell Centre, Patrick Côté‘s rumoured involvement, and David Loiseau‘s presence back-stage.

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Exclusive Pre-Fight Interviews for Ringside MMA Rising Star 1

I conducted these interviews Friday during the weigh-in session, to find out more about Saturday’s fight card.  I spoke with main-eventers Lenard Terrance and Robert Masson, Ringside MMA president Eric Champoux, and TFC light-heavyweight champion Martin Désilets. Interview with Lenard … Continue reading

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Rising Star gives up and coming fighters a shot at the bigger stage

Montreal – Heavyweight Lenard Terrance (1-0) was preparing for another fight when he got the call to compete in the main event for Ringside MMA’s Rising Star 1.  He promptly pulled out of his prior engagement. “This fight was a … Continue reading

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