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CV Productions Caliguri Viola

Pittsburgh MMA pioneers Bill Viola & Frank Caliguri co-founded CV Productions Inc. in 1979, the first MMA Mixed Martial Arts company in America.  Thirty years later, the duo celebrated the sport of MMA in Pittsburgh.  A new book “Mixed Martial Madness” will be released this fall.  The origin of an American sport, and the history of MMA in the United States.  Stay tuned.

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