Tuesday, July 28, 2015

UFC in Philly

The Ultimate Fighting Championship, which became legal in Pennsylvania this year, is holding its first event in Philadelphia tonight. The sport of mixed martial arts combines striking disciplines such as boxing, tae kwon do, muay thai, jujitsu and other grappling techniques. (Coverage from The Philadelphia Inquirer, Philadelphia Daily News and the Las Vegas Sun.)

The Ultimate Fighting Championship, which became legal in Pennsylvania this year, is holding its first event in Philadelphia tonight. The sport of mixed martial arts combines striking disciplines such as boxing, tae kwon do, muay thai, jujitsu and other grappling techniques.
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(Coverage from The Philadelphia Inquirer, Philadelphia Daily News and the Las Vegas Sun.)
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Video from the Las Vegas Sun
Alejandro A. Alvarez / Philadelphia Daily News and Inquirer
Battle between lightweights. Winner of the main event BJ Penn, UFC Champion, defended his title against Kenny Florian and won.
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