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East Moline boxer Joe Perez makes his return to the QC at the Ballroom Bash in October

It’s been three years since East Moline native, Joe Perez packed his gloves and moved to California searching for the bigger and brighter lights in boxing.  And on Saturday, October 15th, he will make hisContinue reading…

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Galesburg’s Eric Shelton returns home from season of The Ultimate Fighter

It was all cheers and tears at the Quad City International Airport late Thursday evening, as Galesburg native and mixed martial artist, Eric “Showtime” Shelton returned home from Las Vegas. For the past six weeks,Continue reading…

LAS VEGAS, NV - MARCH 5:  UFC bantamweight champion Holly Holm (L) kicks Miesha Tate takes during UFC 196 at the MGM Grand Garden Arena on March 5, 2016 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Rey Del Rio/Getty Images)
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Holy Holm’s Road Back to the Belt Begins in Chicago

Seven months ago, former UFC women’s bantamweight champion Holly Holm (10-1), was just Holly Holm. Another name on the short list of opponent’s for UFC poster-fighter and then current champion, Ronda Rousey. It was inContinue reading…