1. Bruce Lee's Influence on Modern Mixed Martial Arts: Another Look

    By now it’s no secret that Lee is held in high regard for having greatly influenced, some would say even pioneering, the modern sport of Mixed Martial Arts. “He made a bold statement, quickly, when he first got to the states...

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  2. Roots of Fight: Helio Gracie vs. Masahiko Kimura

    In the fast-paced world of Mixed Martial Arts where anything can and does happen, new champions are born and bred at an almost daily pace...

    JP Smith Written by JP Smith about over 2 years ago 1,097 reads 2 comments

  3. UFC Star Dustin Poirier in New MMA Film FIGHTVILLE: We Build Better Men

    As a species bent on survival, fighting is one of our most primal instincts, along with sex and, of course, eating. Sometimes we fight to defend the helpless and downtrodden. Sometimes we fight to defend our land...

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  4. UFC 135: Rampage More Motivated Than Ever, Before Title Fight with Jones

    In a follow-up interview posted earlier this week by MMA Heat’s Karyn Bryant , No. 1 UFC light heavyweight contender Quinton “Rampage” Jackson was cool, calm and ...

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  5. UFC Video: Dana White UFC 135 Vlog, Day 1; Behind the Scenes

    UFC 135 : Jones vs. Rampage is only four days away and MMA mogul Dana White has posted one of his best video blogs yet. The vlog was posted yesterday and includes behind-the-scenes footage from UFC 134: Silva vs...

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  6. UFC 135 Fight Card: Will Jon Jones Show No Mercy, Punish Knees of Rampage?

    UFC 135 : Jones vs. Rampage poses many questions leading up to the UFC light heavyweight title bout on September 24, at the Pepsi Center in Denver, Colorado...

    JP Smith Written by JP Smith about almost 3 years ago 941 reads 4 comments

  7. UFC 134: Live Results and Aftermath for Ross Pearson vs. Edson Barboza

    In Saturday night's second of two lightweight bouts at UFC 134 : Rio, Ross Pearson vs. Edson Barboza was a back-and-forth three-round battle in which the Brazilians took home yet another win tonight...

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  8. UFC Live Results and Aftermath for Mauricio Rua vs. Forrest Griffin

    The Brazilians were fired up for UFC 134 : Rio and their fighters reminded the world who started this whole MMA game or Vale Tudo as it was once known, which literally means “anything goes” in Portuguese...

    JP Smith Written by JP Smith about almost 3 years ago 770 reads 5 comments

  9. UFC Live Results and Aftermath for Thiago Tavares vs. Spencer Fisher

    Tonight’s UFC 134 Rio lightweight throw down between two of the sport’s toughest fighters was one-sided to say the least, as Brazilian fighter Thiago Tavares defeated ...

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  10. UFC 133 Fight Card: Why Chad Mendes Has Future Champion Written All over Him

    Former WEC and Team Alpha Male fighter and possibly the UFC’s No. 1 featherweight contender, Chad “Money” Mendes is set to take on Brazilian featherweight fighter ...

    JP Smith Written by JP Smith about almost 3 years ago 551 reads 12 comments

  11. MMA Video: Navy SEAL vs. Force Recon Marine (MMA Sparring Session)

    Former U.S Navy SEAL turned professional MMA fighter Brandon Wolff is pitted against former Force Recon Marine turned professional MMA fighter Brandon Magana in a heavy sparring match...

    JP Smith Written by JP Smith about almost 3 years ago 3,171 reads 1 comments

  12. Nate Marquardt Signs with BAMMA After Being Cut from the UFC

    When Nate Marquardt was released from the UFC just one day prior to what would be his welterweight debut, many wondered if we would ever see him inside of the cage again...

    JP Smith Written by JP Smith about 3 years ago 326 reads 1 comments

  13. Strikeforce: Dan Henderson vs. Fedor Emelianenko–Why Fedor Should Fear Hendo

    The highly anticipated Strikeforce heavyweight matchup between two of MMA ’s legends will take place on Saturday, July 30, 2011 as Dan “Hendo” Henderson is set to face Fedor “The Last Emperor” Emelianenko...

    JP Smith Written by JP Smith about 3 years ago 1,173 reads 12 comments

  14. The Bruce Lee Story: As Told by You–Episode 9

    In case you’re just now joining us, Canadian MMA toy company Round 5 is producing an epic, 14-part mini-series titled The Bruce Lee Story: As Told by You in honor of martial ...

    JP Smith Written by JP Smith about 3 years ago 452 reads 7 comments

  15. MMA News: Round 5's Damon Lau Discusses Bruce Lee and the Future of MMA

    Damon Lau, owner and CEO of Canadian MMA toy company Round 5, sat down with Bleacher Report’s JP Smith for a one-on-one Q&A session about his new Bruce Lee film titled, ...

    JP Smith Written by JP Smith about 3 years ago 941 reads 8 comments

  16. MMA Video: The Bruce Lee Story: As Told by You (Episode 7)

    In Episode 7 of the ongoing original series produced by Canadian MMA toy company Round 5 titled The Bruce Lee Story: As Told by You we hear from UFC Matchmaker, Joe Silva and ...

    JP Smith Written by JP Smith about 3 years ago 380 reads 1 comments

  17. UFC 132: Dominick Cruz Talks About His Bantamweight Fight with Urijah Faber

    In a UFC media call earlier today, we heard from bantamweight champion Dominick Cruz as he prepares for his upcoming title defense against former champion, current No. 1 contender and all-around fan favorite, Urijah Faber ...

    JP Smith Written by JP Smith about 3 years ago 517 reads 0 comments

  18. The Bruce Lee Story: As Told by You–Episode 5

    This week’s episode of The Bruce Lee Story: As Told by You–Episode 5 , brought to us by Round 5 and aired on collectbrucelee...

    JP Smith Written by JP Smith about 3 years ago 268 reads 5 comments

  19. MMA News: Jon Jones and the Sport of MMA Needs Your Help

    If you haven’t heard the news lately, the MMA community is desperately trying to get the quickly growing sport sanctioned in New York State...

    JP Smith Written by JP Smith about 3 years ago 1,297 reads 20 comments

  20. MMA News: UFC Middleweight Contender Chael Sonnen Calls out Lyoto Machida

    According to his post on Twitter , UFC middleweight title contender, Chael Sonnen has officially called out Brazilian UFC light heavyweight title contender, Lyoto “The Dragon” Machida...

    JP Smith Written by JP Smith about 3 years ago 1,012 reads 38 comments

  21. MMA Video: MMA Fighter vs. Street Fighter Behind Closed Doors

    In this YouTube video, we see a fighter who some believe to be TUF 12 contestant Nam Phan as he demonstrates why a typical street fighter should never step into the cage against an experienced mixed martial artist...

    JP Smith Written by JP Smith about 3 years ago 6,277 reads 31 comments

  22. UFC 131: Kenny Florian Trains for His Fight with Diego Nunes

    In a recent video released on Jaco Clothing’s Youtube channel , we get a behind the scenes look at Kenny Florian ’s training ritual and what he’s doing to make the cut ...

    JP Smith Written by JP Smith about 3 years ago 123 reads 2 comments

  23. MMA Video: The Bruce Lee Story: As Told by You–Episode 3

    Canadian Mixed Martial Arts toy company, Round 5 , has released the third episode in a 14-part mini-series titled, The Bruce Lee Story: As Told by You ...

    JP Smith Written by JP Smith about 3 years ago 181 reads 6 comments

  24. UFC 131 Fight Card: Dos Santos vs. Carwin–Will It Live Up to the Hype?

    With UFC 131 : Dos Santos vs. Carwin set only two weeks prior to a somewhat disappointing UFC 130 main event, many are asking the same question; will UFC 131 be any different? In short, the answer is a definite yes...

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  25. Seth Petruzelli Talks About His Upcoming Fight, His Gym & Return to the UFC

    I had the chance to talk with Seth “The Silverback” Petruzelli , otherwise known as the “Kimbo Killer,” after his recent fight in the WEF promotion here in Orlando, Fla...

    JP Smith Written by JP Smith about 3 years ago 834 reads 6 comments