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Our View: MMA and a city’s prejudice

Editorial Board, Standard-Examiner
Apr 30 2014 - 10:04am

It seems that we can't have a mixed martial arts card in Farmington without a controversy. Last year, a city official uttered ignorant remarks about the sport, and later apologized.Last month there was another MMA card at Farmington's Legacy Events Center. The event was handled smoothly and with respect, but things became roiled nevertheless. The...

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VIDEO: West remains unbeaten with four-round win

Doug Gibson, Standard-Examiner staff
Jan 5 2014 - 9:37pm

OGDEN -- Undefeated cruiserweight boxer Jesse West is now 3-0 after scoring a hard-fought four-round decision over Elmer Rivera in one of the featured bouts Saturday night in Ogden at the Summit Hotel.Before a packed crowd, West, of Fruit Heights, had to fend off the charging Rivera, of Mesquite, Nevada, who was very aggressive. However, the...

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VIDEO: Clearfield boxer has a badge, but seeking first ring win

Doug Gibson, Standard-Examiner staff
Nov 12 2013 - 7:38pm

Earlier this year, at Ogden's Summit Hotel, Ogden boxing trainer Dave Foley was in the dressing room of Clearfield heavyweight Gary Cobia. As Foley, who was there to help in the corner, relates, Cobia's energy and pre-fight enthusiasm were beyond intense.

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Wrestling coach with Crohn's putting up a fight -- an MMA fight

Mike Brown takes a kick at JJ Allen while practicing at One Hit MMA in Layton on Wednesday. For years, Brown has coached middle school wrestling, but kickboxing is still new to him. He began fighting MMA in August as a way to fight weight gain from medication he’s taking for Crohn’s disease.  (BENJAMIN ZACK/Standard-Examiner)

Jamie Lampros
Apr 13 2013 - 11:13pm

LAYTON -- A former high school wrestling star struck by a chronic disease in adulthood is planning a comeback, this time in mixed martial arts.Mike Brown started wrestling when he was in the sixth grade. That was the year he also won his first tournament.After that, he wrestled for Central Davis Junior High School, losing only twice during those...

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GALLERY: Fight night: MMA presented by Total Mayhem

MMA presented by Total Mayhem Saturday, April 27, 2014. (DYLAN BROWN/Standard-Examiner)

Dylan Brown, Standard-Examiner staff
Apr 27 2014 - 12:43pm

Pro and amateur fighters put their skills to the test in front of a packed Ogden Eccles Conference Center Saturday, April 27, 2014. Photos by Dylan Brown / Standard-Examiner

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VIDEO: West remains unbeaten with four-round win

Doug Gibson, Standard-Examiner staff
Jan 5 2014 - 9:37pm

OGDEN -- Undefeated cruiserweight boxer Jesse West is now 3-0 after scoring a hard-fought four-round decision over Elmer Rivera in one of the featured bouts Saturday night in Ogden at the Summit Hotel.Before a packed crowd, West, of Fruit Heights, had to fend off the charging Rivera, of Mesquite, Nevada, who was very aggressive. However, the...

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VIDEO: Clearfield boxer has a badge, but seeking first ring win

Doug Gibson, Standard-Examiner staff
Nov 12 2013 - 7:38pm

Earlier this year, at Ogden's Summit Hotel, Ogden boxing trainer Dave Foley was in the dressing room of Clearfield heavyweight Gary Cobia. As Foley, who was there to help in the corner, relates, Cobia's energy and pre-fight enthusiasm were beyond intense.

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Wrestling coach with Crohn's putting up a fight -- an MMA fight

Mike Brown takes a kick at JJ Allen while practicing at One Hit MMA in Layton on Wednesday. For years, Brown has coached middle school wrestling, but kickboxing is still new to him. He began fighting MMA in August as a way to fight weight gain from medication he’s taking for Crohn’s disease.  (BENJAMIN ZACK/Standard-Examiner)

Jamie Lampros
Apr 13 2013 - 11:13pm

LAYTON -- A former high school wrestling star struck by a chronic disease in adulthood is planning a comeback, this time in mixed martial arts.Mike Brown started wrestling when he was in the sixth grade. That was the year he also won his first tournament.After that, he wrestled for Central Davis Junior High School, losing only twice during those...

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GALLERY: Total Mayhem at Davis Conference Center, Dec. 31, 2012

Cameron McLeod, Special to the Standard-Examiner
Jan 1 2013 - 7:05pm

Total Mayhem at Davis Conference Center, Dec. 31, 2012

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GALLERY: One Strike, One Kill at Davis Conference Center, Nov. 17, 2012

Robby Lloyd, Special to the Standard-Examiner
Nov 18 2012 - 6:25pm

One Strike, One Kill at Davis Conference Center, Nov. 17, 2012

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GALLERY: Total Mayhem at the Davis Conference Center, Aug. 18, 2012

Brian Wolfer, Special to the Standard-Examiner
Aug 19 2012 - 8:05pm

Total Mayhem at the Davis Conference Center, Aug. 18, 2012

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GALLERY: Total Mayhem Mixed Martial Arts: Lindquist Field

 Total Mayhem's mixed martial arts fight night at Lindquist Field in Ogden Saturday, June 30, 2012.

Erin Hooley, Standard-Examiner staff
Jul 1 2012 - 4:33am

Total Mayhem's mixed martial arts fight night at Lindquist Field in Ogden Saturday, June 30, 2012.

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