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Noons' day nearly spoiled by fight after the fight

Originally Published: June 15, 2008
By James Meinhardt | Sherdog.com

HONOLULU -- Furious action before and after the final bell marked the main event Saturday at EliteXC "Return of the King." Karl James Noons retained his 160-pound title in exciting fashion, needing just 48 seconds to stop Yves Edwards in front of a supportive crowd of more than 4,200 fans inside the Neal S. Blaisdell Arena.

After the opening bell, the two lightweights stormed to the center of the cage and exchanged blows. Edwards was the first to connect, nailing Noons with an uppercut ...

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