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post #10 of (permalink) Old 02-25-2013, 04:51 AM
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Off the top of my head (and googling to get the spelling right )

Gunnar Nelson is a Goju-ryu black belt.

Bas Rutten, 2nd Dan in Kyokushin Karate.

Chuck Liddell is a Koei-Kan black nelt and nation champ in the sport.

Seth Petruzelli is a Shito-Ryu Karate 3rd degree black belt.

Frank Mir is a BB in Kempo Karate

Vitor Belfort trained under a student of Yoshizo Machida (can't remember the name) in Shotokan before his fight and victory over Rich Franklin.

Bigfoot Silva holds a black belt in Shotokan Karate.

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