1. 8 Fighters Who Need to Spend Some Time with Steven Seagal

    Ever since Anderson Silva and Lyoto Machida knocked their respective opponents out with Aikido's signature front kicks to the face, Sensei Seagal's phone must have been ringing off the hook...

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  2. UFC on Fox 3: Keys to Victory for Rousimar Palhares and Alan Belcher

    As UFC on Fox 3 approaches, Alan Belcher is faced with a daunting task: meeting Rousimar Palhares in the cage...

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  3. Brain Injury and MMA: A Word to the Wise

    No dedicated combat sports fan is unaware of the dangers associated with professional fighting, yet all of us enjoy a clean knockout...

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  4. UFC: Could Edson Barboza Be the Next Lightweight Champion?

    At 10-0 and riding a four fight win streak in the UFC, Edson “Junior” Barboza is sprinting towards contendership at an alarming rate...

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  5. Dana White Is Right to Deny Mark Hunt a Title Shot

    Everyone loves a warrior. With an iron jaw, dynamite hands and a 265-pound frame, Mark Hunt certainly fits the bill. I am not against the Samoan in his run for the title...

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  6. 10 Non-Combat Sports That Best Prepare You for MMA

    When we mention "background" in MMA , we usually find ourselves discussing Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu, Muay Thai or college wrestling...

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  7. Renan Barao: UFC Bantamweight Champion in Waiting?

    Renan Barão has flown in under the radar. Outside Brazil, the 25-year-old has failed to generate the hype normally associated with a 29-fight unbeaten streak and a 65 percent finishing record...

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  8. UFC 145: 10 Bold Predictions for Jon Jones vs. Rashad Evans

    Jon Jones vs. Rashad Evans is beginning to sound scripted. In fact, if the back-story to UFC 145 's headliner was a movie, we'd be inclined to criticize the plot—a tale of ...

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  9. UFC 146: Will Alistair Overeem Stand with Junior Dos Santos?

    Lest my article be hijacked by a K-1 lynch mob, let it be known from the outset that I am a massive kickboxing fan and an admirer of Alistair Overeem ...

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  10. The East Resurgent: Why Karate, Taekwondo and Judo Are Making a Comeback in MMA

    If we were to examine the styles most commonly adopted by Mixed Martial Arts competitors it would be difficult not to conclude that Muay Thai, wrestling and Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu lie at the core of our sport...

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  11. Modernizing the Traditional: 5 Techniques We Never Thought We'd See in MMA

    Mixed martial arts: "mano a mano," "as real as it gets"—our sport has always been premised on separating fact from fantasy, showing that while flamboyance and technical elegance ...

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