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Entrepreneur Art Davie, Author of Is This Legal? The Inside Story of The First UFC From The Man Who Created It, Talks About His Book, More
It is possible you would never have heard the names Randy Couture, Chuck Lidell, Ken Shamrock, Tito Ortiz, Dan Severn or Royce Gracie, along with so many others, if it were not for Art Davie. It can also be said that Mixed Martial Arts might not have reached the mainstream in America without him. For years, the entrepreneur imagined putting on a tournament of the best fighters in the world, bringing together men of all backgrounds from a variety of martial arts traditions including boxing and even sumo wrestling.
By becoming a student at the school of the legendary Brazilian jiu-jitsu family, the Gracies, and befriending them, Art was able to convince them that his notion of a best of the best fighters tournament would put their fighting style on the map.
Everything came together on November 12th, 1993, in Denver, Colorado, when the first UFC was held. This coming weekend, 21 years after it all began, Mr. Davie will be inducted into the Legends of MMA Hall of Fame in Reno, Nevada.
Democratic Contender for North Carolina’s Third Congressional District, Marshall Adame, Talks Social Issues, Economics and Leadership
A few days ago, we spoke with Walter B. Jones, Jr. the incumbent Republican member of the United States House of Representatives from the Third District of North
Midterm Elections Tuesday! Congressman Walter B. Jones of North Carolina Discusses America’s Financial Challenges, Rand Paul for Prez in 2016, Debt Ceiling, Unseating Speaker of the House John Bohener, Mitt Romney and Chris Christie Good Old Boys Club, More
With the 2016 midterm elections just days away, there has been speculation that the Republicans might gain the majority in the United States Senate, as well as maintaining
Lisa and Lenny Hochstein of Real Housewives of Miami Fame at 20th Anniversary Edition of The Black’s Annual Gala: The Model/Philanthropist and Her Plastic Surgeon Husband Catch Us Up
Over the last two years, we have had various opportunities to speak with Real Housewives of Miami star Lisa Hochstein, a model and philanthropist, and her husband Dr.
Legend Introduces Legend: Inimitable Gloria Estefan Introduces Incomparable Aretha Franklin at 20th Anniversary Edition of The Blacks’ Annual Gala; Ms. Estefan Praises Lea and Roy Black
When you think music and Miami, Gloria Estefan’s name is the first one to come to mind; and for good reason. With a career spanning more than three
Lea and Roy Black at the 20th Anniversary of The Black’s Annual Gala: The Power Couple Each Talk About the Event and What They are Up To
Yesterday, we reported on the 20th edition of The Blacks’ Annual Gala [see here]. The yearly event would not be possible without the good work of Miami’s
We at CYInterview would like to extend our condolences to the family and friends of actress Misty Upham. Recently, it was reported that the 32 year old Spirit
Golden Age Bodybuilder Ric Drasin Taking Ric’s Corner to China: The 70 Year Old Bodybuilder/Pro Wrestler/Entrepreneur Talks Expansion, A-Rod, Performance Enhancing Drugs, Jack LaLane, More
As a man of many talents, Ric Drasin always has something interesting to share. Whether you know him from the golden age of bodybuilding – back when he
Ed Klein, NY Times Bestselling Author of Blood Feud: The Clintons vs. The Obamas, Talks About His List Topping Book
In mid July, NY Times bestselling author Ed Klein’s latest Clinton themed book entitled Blood Feud: The Clintons vs. the Obamas rose to the top of the NY
Ladies and Gentlemen!: Wynn Las Vegas Sportsbook Manager John Avello and Former Professional Fighter/Current Boxing Trainer Booby Rooney Talk Mayweather/Maidana II
It was back in May of this year that undefeated WBC champion Floyd Mayweather Jr. and rough and tumble Marcos Maidana of Argentina shared a boxing ring for