1. UFC 10 Review: Mark Coleman Enters The Octagon For

    I am still having nightmares about UFC IX . But like all good scribes, I am attempting to put the trauma of Shamrock v Severn II behind me to start afresh with UFC X (or 10 if ...

    Joel Abraham Written by Joel Abraham about 4 years ago 855 reads 2 comments

  2. UFC 9 Review: Ken Shamrock V Dan Severn II, The Greatest Fight In MMA History

    Okay, I lied in the title. After a hugely entertaining show in UFC 8 , the Octagon heads to the Motor City for, uh, the most memorable UFC thus far...

    Joel Abraham Written by Joel Abraham about 4 years ago 2,845 reads 1 comments

  3. UFC 8 Review: Ken Shamrock vs. Kimo, David vs. Goliath

    It’s UFC 8—David v Goliath, and the age old question: does size really matter? After the sleep-inducing UFC Ultimate Ultimate 1995 , which saw both semi finals and the final go to judges' decisions, UFC decided upon a new formula...

    Joel Abraham Written by Joel Abraham about 4 years ago 1,969 reads 3 comments

  4. UFC Ultimate Ultimate 1995 Review: Who Will Be The Champions Of Champions?

    Four UFC champions! Three UFC finalists! Plus Keith Hackney! It doesn't get much better than this. It's UFC 7.5, Ultimate Ultimate. A star-studded lineup including such combat luminaries as Tank Abbott, Dan Severn , Marco Ruas and Oleg Taktarov ...

    Joel Abraham Written by Joel Abraham about 4 years ago 932 reads 0 comments

  5. UFC 7 Review: Ken Shamrock vs. Oleg Taktarov

    Another UFC, another tournament, and another potentially sleep-inducing superfight. I hate this show already! This one is called The Brawl in Buffalo. I misheard it initially and got really excited about seeing a brawling buffalo, but alas...

    Joel Abraham Written by Joel Abraham about 4 years ago 1,734 reads 0 comments

  6. UFC 6 Review: Ken Shamrock vs. Dan Severn, Tank Abbott Nearly Kills His Opponent

    Will there be life after Royce? Much scepticism abounds after the departure of the most famous fighting family in the MMA world, but I for one think this could be the "saving Gracie" (sorry) of the UFC after last year's 36-minute stinker...

    Joel Abraham Written by Joel Abraham about 4 years ago 2,523 reads 0 comments

  7. UFC 5 Review Ken Shamrock vs. Royce Gracie: 36 Minutes I'll Never Get Back

    UFC 5 was a brave step into the unknown—the first 'Superfight' between Ken Shamrock and Royce Gracie. After the Gracie vs...

    Joel Abraham Written by Joel Abraham about 4 years ago 6,724 reads 2 comments

  8. UFC 4 Review: Royce Gracie's Revenge and Dan Severn's Debut

    It’s UFC 4, Revenge of the Warriors! Or at least revenge of the warriors who can fight for more than 180 seconds without withdrawing due to exhaustion! I don’t know who they’re ...

    Joel Abraham Written by Joel Abraham about 4 years ago 2,153 reads 3 comments

  9. UFC 3 Review: Royce Gracie Gets His Ass Kicked In The Stupidest UFC in History

    Do you remember the year when FIFA decided to stage the entire World Cup in a single afternoon? No? Yeah, that never happened because the people who organise the tournament aren't complete morons...

    Joel Abraham Written by Joel Abraham about 4 years ago 4,700 reads 0 comments

  10. UFC 1 & 2 Review: Royce Gracie Takes Over The World

    I know nothing about MMA . For the uninitiated, the excellent TVTropes is a perfect place to start...

    Joel Abraham Written by Joel Abraham about 4 years ago 1,357 reads 4 comments

  11. Through The MMAges: One Man's Journey From UFC 1-100

    See that guy, running after that enormous, unstoppable juggernaut of a vehicle? That's me, chasing the UFC bandwagon. I am a UFC virgin. Break me in, boys. Rock me...

    Joel Abraham Written by Joel Abraham about 4 years ago 643 reads 9 comments

  12. Cesc Fabregas: Arsenal Win the Battle, But Not the War

    Arsenal have won the battle, but the war over Cesc Fabregas looks destined to go Barca’s way eventually...

    Joel Abraham Written by Joel Abraham about over 4 years ago 944 reads 11 comments

  13. Survival of the Fittest: Survivor Series Predictions

    The road to WrestleMania 26 starts tonight! With Survivor Series having become the forgotten event of the traditional "Big Four", WWE has a great chance to build some feuds leading up to the big one next March...

    Joel Abraham Written by Joel Abraham about 5 years ago 508 reads 2 comments

  14. Survivor Series: Back to Basics

    At last, a PPV midcard I'm looking forward to! Two classic elimination tag matches have been announced for Survivor Series: Team Kofi (Kofi, MVP, Henry, R-Truth, Christian) vs...

    Joel Abraham Written by Joel Abraham about 5 years ago 549 reads 4 comments

  15. Gimmick PPVs: Vince's Golden Goose

    Royal Rumble, Elimination Chamber, Hell in a Cell, Tables Ladders & Chairs...Make no mistake, WWE has some of the most lucrative gimmick matches in the business. They are matches that whet the appetite and sell PPVs...

    Joel Abraham Written by Joel Abraham about 5 years ago 433 reads 10 comments