4 Reasons That Wrestling Is Killing the Sport of MMA

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4 Reasons That Wrestling Is Killing the Sport of MMA
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As of recently, fighters have realized that a good way to win fights is to lay on their opponents and kill time, scoring a 10-must round for barely "fighting at all." Some people call this tactic "lay and pray," some call it a more appropriate name, "wrestling", but I call it "boring." Wrestlers in the limelight are killing the sport of MMA, by winning fights doing the bare minimum they need to win the fight. Some may disagree with what is being said, but not many people find Jon Fitch to be an exciting fighter, albeit his last fight wasn't awful.

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