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‘Toughest man I know’: Pros react to pioneer ‘Judo’ Gene LeBell’s death

ERNIE HUDSON;GENE LEBELL;CHARLES JAMES
Gene LeBell, center, made his mark on the combat sports scene and in movies for decades.
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‘Judo’ Gene LeBell died at age 89 on Tuesday, and the combat sports world took to social media to reflect on his career as a martial arts instructor, actor, stunt performer, and stunt coordinator. Check out their posts below.

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