Chris Leben gracefully announces retirement from fighting career

Wednesday January 22nd, 2014
33-year-old Chris Leben ends his career at a pedestrian 22-11, although as recently as June 28, 2006, he was 15-1.
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Rather's kind words might have been prompted by the fact that he hosts a show on ASX TV, the cable home of Inside MMA. But not necessarily. He mentioned that he once was a Golden Glove boxer. And even during his tumultuous broadcast career, he's a man who's been unafraid of a tussle. Hmm. The UFC is headed to Rather's home state of Texas in March. Get this man a cageside ticket.

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