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MIXED MARTIAL ARTS: Fight Mafia members compete

Fight Mafia members compete

Members of the Fight Mafia in Brainerd won four bouts on the Full Nelson Promotions “Rumble In The Lakes” card Aug. 24 at Alexandria.

Travis Sykes defeated Marc Hummel via knockout at 25 seconds of the second round.

Matt Thurstin beat Jordan Barrett via submission at 2:59 of the first.

Gary Granholm defeated Tyler Larsen via knockout at 10 seconds of the first.

Jake Immel beat Patrick Neurer via technical knockout at 1:45 of the first.

Jordan Thurstin was defeated by Nicholas Palmer via submission at 27 seconds of the first.

In “Magic City Mayhem” Aug. 25 at Minot, N.D., Kevin Tjaden of the Fight Mafia defeated Silas Ortley via submission kimura at 3:10 of Round One.

On Oct. 19 at Shooting Star Casino in Mahnomen, Fight Mafia members will participate on a card put on by Northstar Combat, Full Nelson Promotions and Royalty Fighting Entertainment.

Denton (Denny) Newman Jr.
I've worked at the Brainerd Dispatch with various duties since Dec. 7, 1983. Starting off as an Ad Designer and currently Director of Audience Development. The Dispatch has been an interesting and challenging place to work. I'm fortunate to have made many friends, both co-workers and customers.
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