1. 7 Potential Foes for Female Olympic Medalist Turned MMA Fighter Sara McMann

    Freestyle wrestler Sara McMann was the first American woman in history to receive a silver medal in women's wrestling at the 2004 Summer Olympic Games...

    Yael Grauer Written by Yael Grauer about over 3 years ago 6,633 reads 1 comments

  2. Jose Aldo Injured, Out of UFC 125 Bout with Josh Grispi

    UFC featherweight champion Jose Aldo (18-1) was set to fight Josh Grispi in the co-main event of UFC 125: Resolution this New Years Day, but is now forced to the sideline with a training injury...

    Yael Grauer Written by Yael Grauer about almost 4 years ago 272 reads 2 comments

  3. Bellator Signs Xtreme Couture-Trained Fighter Jay Hieron

    Bellator Fighting Championships continues snatching up talent left and right, and the newest addition to their Season Four Welterweight Tournament is Xtreme Couture-trained fighter Jay "Thoroughbred" Hieron...

    Yael Grauer Written by Yael Grauer about almost 4 years ago 198 reads 3 comments

  4. Nate Marquardt vs. Yushin Okami: Who Has the Better Clinch Game?

    Yushin Okami has been training at Team Quest to prepare for his fight against Nate Marquardt, and according to MMA Junkie , Team Quest co-founder Matt Lindland has said that Okami will have more power in the clinch than Marquardt will...

    Yael Grauer Written by Yael Grauer about almost 4 years ago 169 reads 1 comments

  5. Strikeforce Challengers' Next Female Bout: Jan Finney Vs. Liz Carmouche

    Strikeforce Challengers 12 will include a women's 135-pound bout on November 19th in Jackson, Mississippi. Heavy hitter Jan "Cuddles" Finney will be facing Liz "Girl-rilla" Carmouche...

    Yael Grauer Written by Yael Grauer about almost 4 years ago 739 reads 4 comments

  6. Brock Lesnar's Destruction by Cain Velasquez at UFC 121: Three Take-Home Lessons

    1. Don't bet against the Sun Devils. It's not as if there was ever any doubt about the caliber of wrestlers Arizona State produces, and the list of Sun Devils joining the ranks of MMA continues to grow...

    Yael Grauer Written by Yael Grauer about almost 4 years ago 2,052 reads 0 comments

  7. Jason "Mayhem" Miller Vs. Nick Diaz: Strikeforce, Make It Happen

    A potential grudge match is brewing between KJ Noons and Mayhem Miller. MMA Junkie reported that the welterweight champion and the Bully Beatdown host had words backstage following Saturday's fights...

    Yael Grauer Written by Yael Grauer about almost 4 years ago 1,255 reads 8 comments

  8. Coenen Vs. Kaufman: Does Marloes Coenen Deserve This Title Shot?

    Marloes Coenen will be facing Sarah Kaufman for the 135-lb. title this Saturday during Strikeforce: Diaz vs. Noons...

    Yael Grauer Written by Yael Grauer about almost 4 years ago 227 reads 0 comments

  9. Book Review: Jackson's Mixed Martial Arts: The Ground Game

    Ever watched an MMA fight and been completely underwhelmed when the fight goes to the ground? Many fans immediately start booing, hoping the ref will stand the fighters up so they can see some action...

    Yael Grauer Written by Yael Grauer about almost 4 years ago 440 reads 0 comments

  10. Georges "Rush" St. Pierre Versus Josh Koscheck: The Babyface Versus The Heel

    UFC welterweight champion Georges "Rush" St. Pierre has had a target on his back for a long time, but now the competition is starting in earnest with him competing against Josh Koschek ...

    Yael Grauer Written by Yael Grauer about 4 years ago 511 reads 6 comments

  11. Does Kenny Florian Choke Under Pressure?

    When Dana White offers cogent MMA analysis, it's usually right on target. So I was surprised to hear his criticism of Kenny Florian, as recounted in a recent article on MMA HQ. Let's look at Kenny's losses compared to his wins...

    Yael Grauer Written by Yael Grauer about 4 years ago 321 reads 0 comments

  12. Top Five Reasons Sonnen Will Defeat Anderson Silva

    I was one of the few people who predicted that Chael Sonnen would defeat Anderson Silva at UFC 117. Although I ended up losing my bet with just moments left to go in the 5th and final ...

    Yael Grauer Written by Yael Grauer about 4 years ago 1,866 reads 21 comments

  13. UFC 119: Mirko Cro Cop vs. Frank Mir

    With Antonio Rodrigo Nogueira out with an injury, Mirko Cro Cop has stepped in to take his place in a battle against Frank Mir at UFC 119's main event this September 25 in Indianapolis...

    Yael Grauer Written by Yael Grauer about 4 years ago 10,364 reads 24 comments

  14. B.C. Medical Association Works to Ban MMA In Canada

    According to an article in the Montreal Gazette, the B.C. Medical Association, an organization representing doctors in British Columbia, is working hard to try to get the Canadian government to ban MMA...

    Yael Grauer Written by Yael Grauer about 4 years ago 338 reads 1 comments

  15. Carina Damm's Tournament Status Might Still Be In Jeopardy

    Brazilian MMA fighter Carina Damm received her Visa in the nick of time and has been greenlighted to fight in Strikeforce's four-woman tournament a week from today. Although she may have another obstacle still in her way...

    Yael Grauer Written by Yael Grauer about 4 years ago 185 reads 1 comments

  16. Women's MMA and the Elephant in the Room: Making Weight

    Female fight fans have watched many a promotion fizzle and die, and those that have been eagerly hoping that WEC might pick up the torch may very well see the venture realized in the not-too-distant future...

    Yael Grauer Written by Yael Grauer about over 5 years ago 1,708 reads 7 comments