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Edward L'Orange

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About

I live for the sound of leather on willow, and will drop anything to watch a round of MMA. I am always happy to settle for a game of League in the winter months. Fascinated by the history of sport.

Member Since:
 
May 2017
Based In:
 
Brisbane
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Last week in combat sports: UFC 224, Lomachenko and GSP rumours

Last week in combat sports: UFC 224, Lomachenko and GSP rumours

6 days ago

The last week, the combat sports world was packed with fights, but also saw some interesting rumours emerge.

The Sheffield Shield wrap: Revisiting my 2017-18 predictions

The Sheffield Shield wrap: Revisiting my 2017-18 predictions

1 May 2018

In August last year, I penned a preview of the upcoming 2017-18 Sheffield Shield season, including some bold, if not entirely wise, predictions.

Bellator’s Heavyweight Grand Prix: A tribute to MMA’s golden generation

Bellator's Heavyweight Grand Prix: A tribute to MMA's golden generation

1 May 2018

Those who saw Fedor Emelianenko’s knock-out of Frank Mir at Bellator 198 could be excused for thinking that the Heavyweight Grand Prix is nothing more than a bunch of punchy over-the-hillers slugging it out for a dollar. But that’s missing the point.

Avoiding TJ Dillashaw is putting Mighty Mouse’s legacy at risk

Avoiding TJ Dillashaw is putting Mighty Mouse's legacy at risk

25 Apr 2018

Demetrious ‘Mighty Mouse’ Johnson is regarded by some as the greatest pound-for-pound fighter in MMA despite never having to overcome the type of competition faced by the likes of Jon Jones, Georges St-Pierre or Anderson Silva.

Wrestling and the NRL: A marriage made in heaven

Wrestling and the NRL: A marriage made in heaven

15 Mar 2018

For as long anyone remembers, professional rugby league clubs have practiced some sort of martial arts training. Boxing is so common, indeed, that a number of league players have pursued boxing careers of some sort. Wrestling, however? Wrestling is a dirty word.

Vasyl Lomachenko and boxing’s new fascination with angling

Vasyl Lomachenko and boxing's new fascination with angling

21 Feb 2018

For me, watching Vasyl Lomachenko is quite simply one of the great pleasures in modern boxing.