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Chris Weidman, left, attacks Anderson Silva during the UFC 168 mixed martial arts middleweight championship bout. (Dec. 28, 2013)(Credit: AP)

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Chris Weidman

Chris Weidman, the UFC middleweight champion, grew up in Baldwin and was a two-time All-American wrester at both Nassau CC and Hofstra.

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