EXCLUSIVE: Budo FC vs Aspera FC. It’s on.

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Back on July 9th 2016, Addicted OTR exclusively revealed that Budo Fighting Championships had partnered with Brazilian juggernauts Aspera FC. We followed this up on January 16th with the next step in the partnership; confirmation that Budo would be going to Brazil this year. Today we can confirm the next development step in the partnership; Aspera are coming to England, and we know when!

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EXCLUSIVE – UK Fighting Championships 3 Full Fight Card

After an exciting year for the newly found promotion back in 2016, UK Fighting Championships begins life in 2017 with the first event of the year taking place on the 4th March at The Guild Hall, Preston.

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EXCLUSIVE: Main event of Budo 19 off!

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Murch vs James is off! The heavy-handed welterweights were due to clash on Budo 19 on March 11th in Swansea, but injury has put paid to that as Wes Murch has had to pull out.However, all is not lost.

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EXCLUSIVE: Budo goes international

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Last year we broke the news of Budo Fighting Championships’ affiliation with Brazilian promotional juggernaut Aspera FC. Although it raised a few eyebrows, it also generated a few whispers saying “so what?”, as many in the community questioned the impact it would have on the UK show. Today we can exclusively reveal the answer to just that, as Budo FC are going international.

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The Secret Blogger: Points are for pussies

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In recent times there has been a growing trend in submission grappling for ‘submission only’ tournaments. Due to the ever growing popularity of EBI (Eddie Bravo Invitational), the rule set is being used by more and more events resulting in mixed reactions. 

Why anybody would object to ‘sub only’ is beyond baffling. I guess it would be the same people who derive satisfaction from ‘points wins’ and the same people who claim ‘world title’ victories via ‘advantage points’ or technicalities like being the only competitor in the division. 

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Warrior Fight Series 7: The Welsh Invasion

 

15857151_10154734265620390_684241180_oShut the Clifton Suspension Bridge, the Welsh are coming! Warrior Fight Series have pulled it out of the bag again, with the release of three more mouthwatering clashes for their March 25th card, including two amateur title fights.

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EXCLUSIVE: Flyweights set to collide at WFS7

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Continuing on from their earlier announcement on Bloody Elbow, London-based promotion Warrior Fight Series have exclusively revealed that they’ve signed another mouth-watering bout for their March 25th event.

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EXCLUSIVE: MMA Battle Arena announces new ‘team format’ for 2017

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As ancient Greek philosopher Heraclitus once said “change is the only constant in life”. Today MMA Battle Arena have exclusively revealed to Addicted OTR that they’re about to change things up, introducing a new format for 2017.

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