Mixed Martial Arts Hits NYC: MMA World Expo Recap

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Mixed Martial Arts Hits NYC: MMA World Expo Recap

Although the Manny Pacquiao-Antonio Margarito fight was on the minds of many general combat sports fans, there is still some room for Mixed Martial Arts. 

Along with UFC 122 airing on Spike TV, if you were in the New York City area, the Jacob Javits Center played host to the second annual MMA World Expo. 

The highlights of this year's event were a Friday night Muay Thai tournament which was sponsored by Kru Phil Nurse and his NYC-based gym, The Wat; and a No-Gi grappling tournament sponsored by the legendary Renzo Gracie. 

Bleacher Report Featured Columnist and NYC native Will Anderson managed stop by the event and presents a recap in pictures. 

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