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Michael Imperato Rising Star 2 post-fight interview

Michael Imperato won Rising Star 2‘s opening bout via ankle-lock submission – his 2nd Montreal win in three weeks. After the fight we discussed taking the match on a day’s notice, 25 lbs above his normal weight class, how his … Continue reading

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Rising Star 2 Quick Results

Rising Star 2 went down tonight at the Metropolis in Montreal in front of approximately 450-500 fans.  Much like the first Rising Star, the evening featured fighters hungry to prove themselves early in their career. Check back in the next … Continue reading

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Nestor elbows his way to controversial finish at UGC 26

Montreal – It wasn’t pretty. Splitting open his opponent’s forehead with a flying elbow, Ali Nestor notched a KO victory over Tim Skidmore in UGC 26’s main event Friday night at the Metropolis. The fight, a rematch of Nestor’s 2007 … Continue reading

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Michael Imperato – Post-fight Interview at UGC 26

In UGC 26‘s shortest fight, Michael Imperato (2-0) locked in a rear-naked choke on Jonathan Bélair 34 seconds into Round 1 to pick up a win by submission.  I spoke with the 21 year-old after about what allowed him to … Continue reading

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