Pictures: Strikeforce Challengers 6

Beforef a sold out crowd of 2,322, former ballet dancer turned undefeated professional mixed martial arts fighter Sarah Kaufman (11-0) became the first STRIKEFORCE Women’s Welterweight (135 pounds) Champion in history by powering her way to a five-round unanimous decision over Japan’s Takayo Hashi (12-2) in the Strikeforce Challengers 6 main event at San Jose’s Civic Auditorium on … Read more

“MFC 23: Unstoppable” weigh-in results & photo gallery

Thales Leities faces Dean Lister in the MFC 23: UNSTOPPABLE main event on Dec. 4.

Main eventers Thales Leites and Dean Lister were both perfect on the scales in their preparation for MFC 23: Unstoppable to be held Friday, December 4 at the River Cree Resort and Casino, just outside Edmonton, Alberta.

That middleweight clash, which headlines the card airing live on HDNet Fights, leads a nine-fight event before the MFC’s 18th consecutive sold-out crowd. Lister hit the scale at 185 while Leites hit at 185 1/2.

Fellow middleweights Solomon Hutcherson and Jason MacDonald, who will be the night’s co-main event, also had no trouble making the limit – Hutcherson at 184 and MacDonald at 185 1/2. The third middleweight bout on the televised card will forge ahead with Art Santore, who weighed in at 185 1/2, taking on Bryan Baker, who stepped off at 183 1/2.

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The other side of Junie Browning


Making the biggest impact on this season of The Ultimate Fighter has to be Junie Allen Browning, a 23 year old Kentucky rough neck who’s personality is defnitely “on the edge.”  He can flip from “chill to kill” at the drop of a hat.  Nicknamed, “The Lunatik”, one doesn’t have to wonder how he got that moniker.

Junie is the young fellow Dana White was referring to when he said, “He makes Chris Leben look like Mother Teresa.”  Junie also talks a big game and the funny thing is, he just might have the skills to back it up…we shall soon see.

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