May 18, 2013 in The Dickinson Press
Matthew Marsh came out swinging with his long reach Saturday night in professional mixed martial arts action at the Dickinson Recreation Center. Continue Reading
January 25, 2013 in The Daily Republic
“I’m offended that the state would legitimize cage fighting and the bloody violence these kinds of spectacles create,” Daugaard said.
October 13, 2012 in Grand Forks Herald
Mixed martial arts returns to Grand Forks tonight. The Dakota Fighting Championships are scheduled for Ralph Engelstad Arena with the first bout to begin at 7:30 p.m. It marks the second time that REA has hosted an MMA event. Continue Reading
July 13, 2012 in The Daily Republic
A 2009 state law that would have created a commission to regulate professional boxing and mixed martial arts events expired July 1 without action five weeks after a Sturgis man died after a mixed martial arts fight.
July 12, 2012 in The Daily Republic
RAPID CITY (AP) An autopsy performed on a Sturgis mixed martial arts fighter says he died of a subdural hemorrhage from blunt force trauma to the head related to an injury from a week earlier. Continue Reading
June 25, 2012 in The Daily Republic
SIOUX FALLS (AP) A South Dakota lawmaker says a Sturgis man who died after a mixed martial arts match last month could still be alive if the state had a commission that regulates boxing and other fighting sports. Continue Reading