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Norfolk has a new double world karate champion.

The collapse of Monarch Airlines has hit the England under 21 karate squad to the tune of £18,000

Ipswich’s Jack Somers has just returned from competing at the WSKA World Shotokan Karate Championships, in Treviso, Italy.

It seems success is in the genes for one Lowestoft family after both father and son took gold at the World Martial Arts Games in Orlando.

Fast-rising MMA star Andre Goncalves says he’s ready for the big time – and he’ll prove it in enemy territory at Bellator 187 in Dublin in November.

Essex fighter Steve Aimable takes to the ring at the O2 tomorrow planning a performance which will earn him some December sun in Dubai.

A talented martial artist has overcome his disability to secure three gold medals at the World Martial Arts Games.

Double Olympian and two-time European Championships medallist Colin Oates has announced his retirement from competitive judo.

Fight fans attending the spectacular Contenders 20 show at the Norfolk Showground on Saturday got to witness a couple of spectacular knock-outs – and a proposal.

There was a huge shock in the main event of Contenders Norwich 20, to cap a thrilling night of fights at the Norfolk Showground on Saturday.

Mark Heath previews Contenders 20 at the Norfolk Showground this weekend, an event which boasts four title fights and the pro debut of one of the hottest MMA prospects in the UK.

The region has a new professional MMA fighter - and he’s targeting a run to the world-famous UFC.

Ipswich Judo Club will be hosting an evening of Masterclasses led by one of GB’s brightest hopes for a Medal at Tokyo 2020, tomorrow night (September 7).

I’ve been covering MMA and combat sports in the region for a few years now – and September 2017 will go down as the biggest single month yet for fight sport in East Anglia.

A fight billed as the biggest in combat sports history takes place in Las Vegas this weekend. MARK HEATH previews and predicts the madness that is Floyd Mayweather Junior versus Conor McGregor.

Suffolk Muay Thai fighter Joe Le Maire has just returned from a year spent training and fighting for the Sumalee Boxing Gym in Phuket, Thailand. In his final column, he gives an insight into what life is like as a sponsored fighter in the home of the sport...

Joe Harding fights are becoming don’t miss events.

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