Tag Archive: New York Fighting

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May 12, 2016

New York Boxing: Adam Kownacki and Polish Boxers

In a country that is made up of so many ethnic groups it is understandable that some fighters, although American, feel that they are fighting for their ethnic country’s pride. For example, there are many stories of the “Pride of... View Article

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May 4, 2016

Behind the Fighter: Chris Wade

In this episode of Behind the Fighter, we sat down with UFC Lightweight Contender, Chris Wade. Chris trains out of Long Island MMA in Farmingdale, NY, and is currently on a 6 fight win streak. New York Fighting spoke with... View Article

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May 2, 2016

KTFO 13: Results

                                                               KTFO 13 1. Dilshod Zaripov (0-2) LAW MMA .vs.... View Article

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April 29, 2016

New York Fighting History: Lou Neglia

As a fighter, a teacher, and a promoter, Lou Neglia has played a vital role in the history of fighting and the growth of Martial Arts here in New York. He still teaches at his school in Brooklyn, NY and... View Article

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April 20, 2016

Behind the Fighter: Ryan Laflare

New York Fighting recently sat down to speak with UFC welterweight contender, Ryan Laflare.  We met up with the Long Island native at his gym he co-owns with partner and coach Gregg Depasquale, Long Island MMA.  Ryan filled us in... View Article

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April 3, 2016

NYFE-10: Results

Collins vs Cano: Collins – 1st rnd TKO – Ref Stoppage Walker vs Johnson: Johnson – 3rd Submission – RNC Costa vs Ottomanelli: Costa – 1st rnd TKO – Ref Stoppage Gotay vs Brunson: Gotay – 1st rnd TKO –... View Article

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April 1, 2016

Fighters of New York: Craig May

The upstart amateur MMA promotion New York Fight Exchange holds its next event on April 2nd in Jamaica, Queens NY, and is set to feature a slate of notable local fighters. New York Fighting recently spoke with one of those... View Article

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March 3, 2016

Behind the Fighter: Gregor Gillespie

Coming from a high level wrestling background, Ring of Combat Lightweight Champ Gregor Gillespie is used to pressure. He thrives in competition and backs up his talents with a relentless work ethic that allows him to push the pace with... View Article

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March 3, 2016

Behind the Fighter: Andre Harrison

As Andre Harrison heads into another title defense for his Titan Fighting Championships Featherweight belt, New York Fighting caught up with the Champ, for this edition of Behind the Fighter.    Catch “The Bull” fight March 4th LIVE on UFC FightPass  ... View Article

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February 29, 2016

Fight Recap: ACC Lightweight Championship

This edition of Fight Recap brings us back to this past Saturday night, at the Queens Theatre in Flushing, Queens, NY.  Aggressive Combat Championships held an amateur MMA card that featured a highly anticipated main event bout in which Serra BJJ product Joseph... View Article