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UFC Fighters visit Fort Campbell’s Warrior Resiliency and Recovery Center

 

UFC - Ultimate Fighting ChampionshipFort Campbell, KY –  Fort Campbell’s Warrior Resiliency and Recovery Center and National Intrepid Center of Excellence satellite, Intrepid Spirit, director Dr. Bret Logan welcomed four guest Ultimate Fighting Championship fighters November 4th to his traumatic brain injury treatment center.

The UFC guest fighters are visiting Fort Campbell before the “Fight for the Troops” event Wednesday night.

Former UFC fighter Chuck Liddell drives a Humvee simulator as Capt. Brady Hassell assists during a simulated convey Nov. 4. 2013 at the Warrior Resiliency and Recovery Center on Fort Campbell, Ky. where Hassell currently receives treatment for a traumatic brain injury. Liddell, along with fellow UFC guest fighters Forrest Griffin, Fredson Paixao and Jim Miller, received a hands-on tour of portions of TBI therapy sessions that Soldiers receive at the center. In 2014, the WRRC will become a National Intrepid Center of Excellence satellite site, known as the Intrepid Spirit. (U.S. Army Photo by Laura Boyd)

Former UFC fighter Chuck Liddell drives a Humvee simulator as Capt. Brady Hassell assists during a simulated convey Nov. 4. 2013 at the Warrior Resiliency and Recovery Center on Fort Campbell, Ky. where Hassell currently receives treatment for a traumatic brain injury. Liddell, along with fellow UFC guest fighters Forrest Griffin, Fredson Paixao and Jim Miller, received a hands-on tour of portions of TBI therapy sessions that Soldiers receive at the center. In 2014, the WRRC will become a National Intrepid Center of Excellence satellite site, known as the Intrepid Spirit. (U.S. Army Photo by Laura Boyd)

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Tailgating: UFC returns to Nashville, but is the Music City ready for big-time MMA?

 

Clarksville Sports NetworkNashville, TN – As the NFL season winds down, football fans (and most sports fans in general) begin to get a little antsy.

How will we function without our pigskin-filled weekends?

The Super Bowl is less than two weeks away and we’re still months away from this year’s NFL draft.

Luckily for said sports fans, myself included, this past weekend provided one of the most all-around enjoyable sporting weekends in a long time. «Read the rest of this article»

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Roku releases their next generation of stand alone streaming video players

 

Best-Selling Streaming Players made more powerful to support casual games

Saratoga, CA – Setting a new standard in streaming  entertainment, Roku has introduced the Roku 2, a new family of streaming players. Available in three models – the Roku 2 HD, Roku 2 XD and Roku 2 XS – this new line brings popular casual games including Angry Birds to the TV alongside Roku’s large and growing selection of entertainment. Roku 2 players also feature a sleek new design that’s more energy-efficient than before, using less than two watts of power.

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UFC legend to appear at MTSU Mix Martial Arts extravaganza

 

The Mixed Martial Arts Association (MMA) of Middle Tennessee State University, along with Guardian Mixed Martial Arts, will be bringing organized ultimate fighting to the MTSU Murphy Center Arena, Saturday, Feb. 6, 2010. First bout starting at 7:00 p.m.

Ken Shamrock Ultimate Fighting Championship Hall of Famer

“The evening will showcase the talents of MMA artists from around the country,” said Anthony Gomez, MTSU Mixed Martial Arts Association club president. “We are proud to welcome as our special guest, veteran Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) Heavyweight Champion Ken Shamrock that evening to meet and greet the public and sign autographs.”

During his MMA career and his participation in the UFC and Pride Fighting Championship. Shamrock emerged as one of the biggest stars in the history of mixed martial arts, headlining over 14 main events and set numerous pay per view records with his drawing power.

Shamrock will be available to sign autographs when the doors open at 5 p.m. Fans will also be treated to a special appearance by the The National Hooter Girls. «Read the rest of this article»

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