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DALLAS (December 30, 2008) - The first ever Bazzie Awards were celebrated this past Friday on "Inside MMA" on HDNet. The Bazzie Awards, or "Bazzies" as they are also known, pay tribute to the best in mixed martial arts action.
"Inside MMA" co-hosts Kenny Rice and Bas Rutten, for whom the Bazzie Awards are named, served as the award presenters in the eleven different "Bazzie" categories. The winners were chosen by an all-star panel, and in the case of "Fighter of the Year," by the fans as well.
The list of the winners is as follows:
Fighter of the Year
Female Fighter of the Year
Fight of the Year
Eddie Alvarez vs. Joachim Hansen
Frank Shamrock vs. Cung Le
Knockout of the Year
Rashad Evans vs. Chuck Liddell
Submission of the Year
Shinya Aoki's Modified Gogoplata
Yuri Ivlev's Armbar
Aron Lofton vs. Jason Kuchera
Jason "Mayhem" Miller
Best Post Fight Reaction
Most Painful Low Blow
Alistair Overeem vs. Mirko Cro Cop
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Tuesday, December 30, 2008
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