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Ringside champ Steph Pelletier talks injury, facing Mitch Gagnon (interview)

After being forced out of his Ringside 12 bout by an injury, Stéphane Pelletier (5-1) is on the mend. I caught up with the bantamweight champ recently to discuss how he got hurt, what he thought of future opponent Mitch … Continue reading

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Injury forces Stephane Pelletier out of Ringside 12 title defense

Just three weeks out from Ringside 12, bantamweight champion Stéphane Pelletier (5-1) has pulled out of his scheduled bout due to injury. He was set to defend his title October 21st at the Bell Centre against Michel Gagnon (7-1). According … Continue reading

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Côté earns decisions, Pelletier crowned champion at Ringside 11

Quebec, Qc – Former UFC middleweight title contender Patrick ‘the Predator’ Côté ’s (15-7) journey back to the big leagues hit a muddled note Saturday, as Ringside MMA returned to Quebec city. Fighting in a second main event for the … 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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Stéphane Pelletier Rising Star 2 Pre-Fight Interview

After fracturing Maxime Fecteau’s nose on way to a TKO victory last January, Stéphane Pelletier returns Saturday against Michael Pellerin in Rising Star 2’s co-main event.  I caught up with the fighter at Dynamite Fight Night 1, where we discussed … Continue reading

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Rising Star returns this March (w/ full fight card)

(This article has been updated to reflect the new main event). Montreal – Ringside MMA‘s sister promotion Rising Star is back for a second go-round.  As the name suggests, the cards showcase up-and-coming fighters with only a handful of professional … Continue reading

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Given chance to shine, young fighters step up at Rising Star 1

Montreal – It was an evening of broken noses, thrilling submissions, and hard-fought battles Saturday night, as 550 fans packed Club Soda for Rising Stars 1, Ringside MMA’s showcase of up and coming Quebec talent.

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Rising Star 1 Post-Fight Interview with Stephane Pelletier

I spoke with Stephane Pelletier after his vicious TKO victory over Maxime Fecteau.  He told me about his preparation for the fight, his big win, and feeling his opponent’s nose break after landing a knee to his face.

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