Alberta heavyweight Tanner ‘The Bulldozer’ Boser ready for UFC debut in Edmonton

Mixed martial arts has taken Tanner “The Bulldozer” Boser around the world. On Saturday, it returns him to his backyard as the Alberta heavyweight makes his UFC debut at UFC 240 in Edmonton. The 27-year-old from Bonnyville, Alta., who now…

Tim Hague’s family and lawyers discuss lawsuit: ‘This fight never should have happened’

Three members of Tim Hague’s family appeared alongside two injury lawyers on Monday, explaining a lawsuit filed in the wake of the fighter’s death. “This fight should never have taken place,” lawyer Norm Assiff said. “You will learn throughout this litigation,…

Former Edmonton MMA fighter recovering from rare neurological disease

A former Edmonton mixed martial arts fighter is facing a new type of battle, after spending months in hospital with a rare neurological condition. Victor Valimaki, 37, first noticed symptoms in his legs, which worsened over time. He knew it…