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The independent news website of The Kent Stater & TV2

Kent Wired

The independent news website of The Kent Stater & TV2

Kent Wired

UFC heavyweight champion Stipe Miocic stands with a fan in Water Street Tavern while the national anthem played before the Cleveland Browns game on Sunday, Sept. 24, 2017.

Reigning UFC champion Stipe Miocic watches Browns game in Kent

Cameron Hoover September 24, 2017

As the Kent Browns Backers huddled around television sets ravenously cheering on their Cleveland Browns Sunday afternoon, one larger-than-life figure seemed to blend right in.Reigning UFC Heavyweight Champion...

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Opinion: Looking past Tuesday to UFC

Israel Galarza III November 9, 2016

With a tear in my eye, Nov. 8 is in the books. It is now time to look forward to a better day: Friday, Nov.12.Friday will feature Ultimate Fighting Championship 205, live from the marvelous Madison Square...

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UFC champ to visit Water Street Tavern

Lauren Rathmell September 21, 2016

Water Street Tavern is once again bringing a famous personality to the Kent community.UFC heavyweight champion Stipe Miocic will visit Water Street on Sunday to sign autographs, watch the Cleveland Browns...

Jacob Ruffo is a junior journalism major and columnist for The Kent Stater. Contact him at

Opinion: Pro wrestling will always be better than MMA

Jacob Ruffo March 6, 2016

The Ultimate Fighting Championship pay-per-views have gotten pretty popular over the years, which is good for the company. However, they will never be as good or fun to watch as World Wrestling Entertainment,...

Guest column: Ronda Rousey losing proves you can ace your finals

Nicholas Hunter November 17, 2015

On Sunday, I witnessed Holly Holm defeat the notorious Ronda Rousey for the UFC Women’s Bantamweight championship. It was truly a historic moment, as Rousey has been on a meteoric rise, not only bringing...

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