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2010-10-01 19:29:00

DANA POINT, Calif., Oct. 1 /PRNewswire/ -- Sponsor Me world champion athlete KJ Noons, also known as King Karl, is scheduled to fight Nick Diaz on October 9, 2010 in a highly anticipated rematch for the Strikeforce Welterweight Title at the HP Pavilion in San Jose, California to be aired on Showtime. Noons and Diaz met for the first time three years ago at EliteXC: Renegade. King Karl defeated Diaz to win the Elite XC Lightweight Championship Belt with devastating knees to the face and a...

2008-10-22 09:00:18

SAN FRANCISCO, Oct. 22 /PRNewswire/ -- OBSNews.com -- Online Broadcasting Systems, Inc., the parent company of Mixed Martial Arts (MMA) and Boxing News company http://www.ringsports.com/ announced today that it is seeking to purchase certain internet-related aspects of the troubled Mixed Martial Arts (MMA) businesses known as EliteXC. The purchase offer amount, said to be formally forthcoming later this week, was not disclosed. EliteXC announced today that it will seek bankruptcy...

2008-09-26 12:00:24

ProElite, Inc. (OTC:PELE) said today that its four-part EliteXC "Champions of the Cage" series premiers this Sunday at 9:00 pm on the Fox Sports Network (FSN). The new series of Sunday night mixed martial arts (MMA) telecasts continues through October 19, culminating with an exclusive "King of the Cage" episode. This Sunday's special telecast features Frank Shamrock vs. Phil Baroni and Kimbo Slice vs. Tank Abbot. The premiere will also air action from EliteXC Welterweight Champion Jake...

Word of the Day
  • The navel or umbilicus.
  • In Greek archaeology: A central boss, as on a shield, a bowl, etc.
  • A sacred stone in the temple of Apollo at Delphi, believed by the Greeks to mark the 'navel' or exact center-point of the earth.
'Omphalos' comes from the ancient Greek.