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Ex-NBA Center Darko Milicic After Losing Kickboxing Debut: ‘I’m Invincible’

NOVI SAD, Serbia — Former NBA center Darko Milicic, a 7-foot Serb who spent 10 years with various teams after being the second overall pick in the 2003 draft behind LeBron James, has lost his first kickboxing fight. The 29-year-old Milicic sustained a bloody cut on his left leg in the first round of an exhibition match Thursday night against Serbian fighter...
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Darko Milicic loses kickboxing debut due to bloody gash on shin (VIDEO)

Former NBA center Darko Milicic — a 7-foot Serb who spent 10 years in the league — lost his first kickboxing fight when he was disqualified after sustaining a nasty gash on his leg.The pudgy 29-year-old's debut was cut short after one round of the exhibition match when he injured himself against fellow Serbian fighter Radovan Radojcic. The World Kickboxing Association bout was...
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Anyone want to see Darko Milicic kickbox?

Notable NBA draft bust, Darko Milicic may have left the basketball court but that doesn’t mean Darko isn’t done with sports. Or in this case, full contact kickboxing! Darko made his kickboxing debut in Serbia where the result was probably seen coming a mile away. After giving it his all, his knee busted open. Well at least he is trying!
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Video: Darko Milicic’s Kickboxing Debut

Former #2 overall NBA draft pick Darko Milicic made his kickboxing debut recently.  And other than the Grand Canyon sized gash he sustained on his shin which caused the match to be called, it went swimmingly.    
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Darko Milicic’s kickboxing debut cut short due to shin injury

Detroit Pistons fans will always remember Darko Miicic, aka the “Human Victory Cigar,” as the man who former President of Basketball Operations Joe Dumars drafted ahead of Dwayne Wade, Carmelo Anthony, and Chris Bosh in 2003. Trust me – we’ll never forget. After deciding to end tens years of failure on the hardwood last summer, Milicic began training for the next chapter...
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Darko Milicic Says He’s Invincible After Losing Kick-Boxing Match (Video)

Former No. 2 overall pick and NBA bust Darko Milicic had his first kick-boxing match, and it totally mirrored his NBA career. Milic lost to a Serbian kickboxer named Radovan Radojcic and during the match, he sustained a cut on his left leg that wouldn’t stop bleeding. Milic continued to bleed so the match was stopped in the second round, and Darko’s debut was an unfulilled bust...
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Darko Milicic’s First Kickboxing Match Went About As Well As His NBA Career

Darko Milicic’s kickboxing career did not start off the way that he probably envisioned. The former second overall pick in the NBA Draft and subsequent bust retired from pro basketball in 2013. He has since taken up kickboxing and he recently finished his first official kickboxing match. It ended in a loss but it was Article found on: Next Impulse Sports
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Darko Milicic makes kickboxing debut (VIDEO)

YouTube Yes, that Darko Milicic made his professional kickboxing debut in Serbia Thursday night.  And if you know anything about his NBA career, you can probably guess how it went.  Early Thursday, a hype video of his first match made its rounds on the internet.  It definitely hyped me the heck up – for a nap (hey oh!).  Here it is, tell me what you think. He gave up his...
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Darko Milicic retires from basketball to take up kickboxing

Darko Milicic will most likely always be remembered as THE bust of the 2003 NBA Draft. After all, as the second overall pick in one of the most talented drafts in recent memory, Milicic stands out for all the wrong reasons when one considers who was drafted around him. Just look at the top five draft picks of 2003: 1. LeBron James 2. Darko Milicic 3. Carmelo Anthony 4. Chris Bosh...
Via Next Impulse Sports
September 22, 2014  |  Discuss

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