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The Life of a Chicago MMA Fighter - Episode 1

The Life of a Chicago MMA Fighter - Episode 1
The Life of a Chicago MMA Fighter is a MMA documentary featuring Chicago MMA fighter Justin Hughes. Justin is an amateur fighter working hard to turn pro. He also teaches a variety of classes at the UFC Gym in River North. In the first episode, Justin discusses his strict training regiment and diet. We also watch... Read more »

The Life of a Chicago MMA Fighter - Preview

The Life of a Chicago MMA Fighter - Preview
Coming soon “Class Act Entertainment” will be featuring a video blog (video diary) of Chicago MMA fighter Justin Hughes. Hughes won his last fight by an early 1st round KO from an uppercut. He also teaches class at the UFC Gym in River North. Justin has a fight coming up April 20th, so the blog... Read more »

Chicago fighters dominate UFC at United Center

Mike Stumpf (left) Pascall Krauss (right)
The UFC truly brought their best to Chicago’s United Center Saturday night for UFC on Fox 6. The highly anticipated MMA event brought 16,000 plus fans to the house that Jordan built. Chicago’s own Clay Guida may have gotten the biggest response from the crowd upon his entrance. The fighter is a fan favorite who... Read more »
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UFC on Fox: what to expect from Chicago's main event

UFC on Fox: what to expect from Chicago's main event
A few things were clear at the UFC on Fox’s press conference Thursday afternoon: Rampage wants out of the UFC, Dana White thinks MMA will continue to grow, and there are at least two possible contenders for “Fight of the Night” Saturday. During the press conference, Rampage was not only incredibly disinterested, but wanted everyone... Read more »

UFC Legend Matt Hughes retires at Chicago press conference

UFC Legend Matt Hughes retires at Chicago press conference
The media got quite the surprise at the UFC on Fox’s press conference in Chicago Thursday afternoon when it began with announcing the retirement of one of the world’s most respected fighters. Chicago was the perfect place for Matt Hughes to retire. He was born in Hillsboro, Illinois and was a two-time NCAA Division 1... Read more »