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Around the world of MMA: April 10-12

On This Day In History Pride 34: Kamikaze On April 8, 2007 Pride Fighting Championships hosted their final event at the Saitama Super Arena in Saitama, Japan. Pride was sold to Zuffa later. Heavyweight Yoshihiro Nakao def. Edson Drago Submission (neck crank) 1 9:51 Heavyweight Eric Esch def. Zuluzinho Submission (americana) 1 2:35 Middleweight Makoto Takimoto def. Zelg Galesic Submission (kimura) 1 5:40 Heavyweight Gilbert Yvel def. Akira Shoji TKO

Top 10 Kickboxers to Compete in MMA

It’s been a while since a non-monthly event or yearly top 10 has been posted but they are being brought back with the top 10 kickboxers. Please note that these rankings are done based on kickboxing careers. 10) Joe Schilling One of the more recent fighters on this list, Joe Schilling won multiple championships in Muay Thai before crossing over into the now top kickboxing organization Glory, in which he