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Karate Kenpo – Everything you need to know

Kenpo Karate is one of the most effective offshoots of karate that has been developed. Known for its practicality and adaptability to use in self-defense Here is everything you need to know about Kenpo karate. Reviewing all forms of Kenpo Karate, their history, formation and rules of Kenpo Karate competitions. The History of Kenpo Karate […]

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ONE Championship shares epic Rodtang Jitmuangnon, showing the evolution of the Thai phenomenon

ONE Championship has released a summary of Rodtang Jitmuangnon’s development. “The Iron Man” debuted with ONE in January 2019. Since then, the Muay Thai phenom has become a household name for combat sports fans. Rodtang currently holds a promotional record of 10-0 in Muay Thai and a 1-0 record in kickboxing. The Thai also recently […]

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Countries where MMA is becoming increasingly popular

Combat sports are currently one of the most watched sporting events in the world. Fans rave about the intense melee combat and multiple combat styles. However, MMA is a sport where these fans can get all the thrilling experience of a fighting event and enjoy a variety of interesting fighting personalities. MMA is not as […]

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What is Slap Fighting? Power Slap launches

You can be forgiven for thinking that the UFC appears to be the world’s biggest supporter of banning combat sports for humanitarian reasons. For years, MMA has relied on the idea that boxing is too rigidly governed, too strict in its rules, and that “real” fights should contain a range of disciplines rather than just […]

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Adesanya vs. Pereira Analysis and choice of the fight 12/11/22

In any sport, rehashing past results can provide a misguided track record. As we approach 2023, what happened in 2016 and 2017 matters little. You have to adapt to growth, change, not to mention a different sport, format and arena. Pereira is one of those natural Brazilian strikers, as pure as they are. And when […]

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Aoki “Fighting Against Myself” vs. Izagakhmaev

Saygid Izagakhmaev has been looking outstanding since arriving at A championship with two dominant performances. To ONE 163: Akimoto vs Petchtanongthe No. 4 ranked lightweight contender will have the chance to add the biggest name to his resume when he meets Shinya Aoki. The Russian promised to send the Japanese legend into retirement with his […]

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Polyana Viana vs. Jinh Yu Frey Prediction

Polyana Viana and Jinh Yu Frey will face off to get back into the win column on Saturday when they meet at UFC Fight Night 214. The two strawweights have both found themselves in their last bouts on winning streaks of two. fights but failed, Viana against Tabatha Ricci and Frey against Vanessa Demopoulos. However, […]

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Boyka by Scott Adkins has fought in the movies undisputed

Yuri Boyka faced many opponents in the ring throughout the Undisputed franchise. After the release of the first film in 2002, Scott Adkins saved the young Undisputed frankness with his performance as Yuri Boyka in Undisputed 2: Last Man Standing. The sequel also softly rebooted the franchise from the original’s boxing focus. Undisputed in mixed […]

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Arnold Allen vs. Calvin Kattar: UFC Vegas 63 fight preview

Suffolk’s Arnold Allen is aiming to prove he deserves a UFC title when he takes on Calvin Kattar in Las Vegas this weekend. The 28-year-old Allen has never lost in the world-famous octagon and is entering his first-ever UFC main event this Saturday on an 11-win streak. Southpaw Trimley (18-1 MMA, 9-0 UFC) is the […]

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UFC 280 fight card: Petr Yan vs. Sean O’Malley, Belal Muhammad vs. Sean Brady among fights to watch

UFC 280 is the pay-per-view for fight fans. The promotion heads to Abu Dhabi on Saturday with a fight card that celebrates the very best in lightweight and bantamweight divisions. The event is headlined by a fight for the vacant lightweight title between former champion Charles Oliveira and rising contender Islam Makhachev. Oliviera is on […]

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Zhang ready to shoot the story

Zhang Peimian established himself in the strawweight kickboxing division of the ONE Championship, winning his opening two fights with the promotion. The 19-year-old will face Italian-Canadian Jonathan Di Bella on Friday night in Kuala Lumpur. [Photo/China Daily] Chinese teenager wants to become youngest ONE Championship kickboxing world title holder Inspired by his fellow world champions, […]

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5 reasons to watch ONE 162: Zhang vs. Di Bella live on October 21

There are massive fights planned for ONE 162: Zhang vs. Di Bella, which features established ONE Championship icons competing alongside the hottest rising stars on the world stage. The nine-fight card will take place at the Axiata Arena in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, and every match has something to excite – whether it’s a World Championship […]

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Brendan Loughnane: MMA fighter gears up for $1m PFL final

The featherweight fighter hopes winning the PFL World Championship in New York will put him alongside football stars from Manchester United or the city’s famous title-winning boxers. Manchester MMA fighter Brendan Loughnane has said he hopes to write his name among the roll call of sports superstars in town as he prepares to step into […]

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‘It’s really unheard of’ – Mikey Musumeci reacts to historic Kade Ruotolo win at ADCC

Back in September at ONE on Prime Video 2, pound-for-pound top BJJ stylist Mikey Musumeci made history as the first-ever ONE Submission Grappling World Champion. Now at ONE on Prime Video 3, American star Kade Ruotolo will be looking to become ONE’s second submission grappling king when he takes on World Sambo Champion Uali Kurzhev […]

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Antonio Inoki: Inokisim, innovation and legendary career

One of the most influential figures in the sport of mixed martial arts, Antonio Inokidied last weekend at the age of 79. Inoki’s death has mixed martial arts fans around the world reflecting on the impact he has had on combat sports in general. Early beginnings Although he has spent much of his career in […]

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Full Map Revealed for ONE on Prime Video 3: Lineker Vs. Andrade October 21

Three world title fights have already been announced for ONE on Prime Video 3. And now the full list of nine fights has been confirmed. On Friday, October 21, the world’s largest martial arts organization will broadcast its third Prime Video offering live in prime time in the United States, and one of the main […]

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“It’s definitely something new for me”

Mikey Musumeci has only fought inside the circle twice, but he quickly adapted to it and used that newfound strength to become the first ONE flyweight submission wrestling world champion. The grappling scholar has taken a unanimous decision against rival Cleber Sousa to become the first ONE Championship Submission Grappling World Champion to ONE on […]

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DraftKings MMA, UFC DFS Lineup Picks – UFC Vegas 61: Dern vs. Yan

We may be entering the cold end of the year, but we are definitely leaving the cold end of the UFC season. And I can’t like it anymore. After a two-week break, Dana has decided to offer us a new trip to Las Vegas to kick off the month of October. We’re staying at APEX […]

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Dear Roxy: Should an injury impact the legitimacy of a win?

Roxanne Modafferi is back in the hot seat for a new edition of Dear Roxythe advice column where the “Happy Warrior” asks questions about combat, training and life in general. Last week we focused on whether or not MMA needs a “master split,” the possible benefits of fighting with extra weight. We also looked at […]

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DRAGONGATE’s Shun Skywalker returns for MLW at Fightland ’22 in Philadelphia

Major League Wrestling has issued the following press release announcing that DRAGONGATE star and new MLW Middleweight Champion Shun Skywalker will be competing in the promotion’s Fightland ’22 event on October 30 from 2300 Arena in Philadelphia. Full details, including an updated rundown of who will be appearing, can be found below. (PHILADELPHIA, PA) – […]

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Has Canelo Alvarez won against GGG in their previous two boxing fights?

Ahead of tonight’s trilogy, we recap the results and who won the first two fights between Canelo Alvarez and Gennady ‘GGG’ Golovkin. The entire boxing world looks forward to Saturday night as Saul Canelo Alvarez and Gennady Golovkin face off for the third time at the iconic T-Mobile Arena in Las Vegas. The anticipation for […]

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Ciaran Clarke discusses the rise of Irish MMA and his upcoming Bellator 285 fight

The career of rising Irish featherweight Ciaran Clarke couldn’t have gotten off to a better start. The undefeated fighter started his career 5-0, with his five pro fights coming with the Bellator MMA promotion. After fighting all of his fights in Europe, Clarke has cemented his name as a player to watch and that will […]

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+600 KOs and +850 submission props from top picks

Dana White’s Contender Series returns with its Week 8 event on Tuesday, where 10 UFC prospects will be looking to get signed. They are part of the five-fight lineup that kicks off at 8 p.m. ET (5 p.m. PT) on ESPN+. We’re focusing on two fights – each with multiple betting angles – for this […]

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Savannah Marshall vows to take down Claressa Shields in undisputed fight

Savannah Marshall thinks Claressa Shields will walk away from boxing after their historic undisputed clash at the O2 Arena this weekend. The longtime rivals face off on Saturday as they dominate Britain’s first-ever all-women’s card, some 10 years after Marshall inflicted the one and only defeat of Shields’ career in their Championship clash. amateur world […]

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A karate instructor studied Taido and tried to win a fight

This content is imported from YouTube. You may be able to find the same content in another format, or you may be able to find more information, on their website. Karate instructor and YouTuber Jesse Enkamp has traveled the world learning a wide variety of different fighting styles, from Muay Thai to MMA. In a […]

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+330 and +400 submission proposals among top games

We’re back with a fully loaded Contender series this week, with potentially violent combat, fun insights, and interesting style clashes. Let’s take a look at every fight in Week 6 of the Dana White Contender Series and the potential betting opportunities on the table. As always, DWCS events air on ESPN+ (8 p.m. ET) with […]

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York instructor promotes MMA | MMA in Pennsylvania.

In this week’s segment from Pennsylvania MMA, Micah Yohe, head muay thai instructor with York MMA, explains the age-old striking form. PENNSYLVANIA, USA — You probably know what boxing and kickboxing are because they have been around for hundreds of years. However, muay thai is a discipline that mixes these two styles, using knees, elbows […]

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The Dodson brothers ready to let their fists fly in Saturday’s bare-knuckle card

Aug. 27 – The Dodson Brothers of Albuquerque (and Moriarty), reunited again for the first time, believe their respective styles are perfectly suited to unarmed combat. They’ll get their first chance to prove it on Saturday, when bare fists fly at the Rio Rancho Events Center. The 11-fight Bare Knuckle Fighting Championship card is the […]

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WTF: Silat championships and a knockout Dambe that is out of this world

So we start as usual with our buddy Jerry at Fight Commentary Breakdowns. And again we see more traditional styles clashing with modern fusions of fighting forms or at least being updated and adapted to modern conditions. This time it’s a particular style of Kung Fu that relies on forward movement. Yeah, that sounds pretty […]

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Let’s break down the most popular and effective combat sports

Most parents want their child to be able to defend themselves. Some adults also want to be more confident, so they join a gym. But where to train? “Chance” features the top five martial arts for self-defense and street fighting. In addition to all the advantages, it is also possible to bet on such sports […]

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Who is fighting, line-up, news broadcast

Share this article to share Tweeter text E-mail link on Facebook on Twitter by text message on LinkedIn by email https://mmajunkie.usatoday.com/lists/how-to-watch-karate-combat-35-quayhagen-vs-rocha-whos-fighting-lineup-broadcast-info August 22, 2022 7:00 a.m. ET Karate Combat returns this week with its fifth event of the season. Here’s how to watch Karate Combat 35: Quayhagen vs. Rocha. Broadcast and Streaming Information The fifth […]

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Conor McGregor mocks Khabib Nurmagomedov’s gym after Jose Aldo suffers heavy loss to Merab Dvalishvili at UFC 278

UFC legend Conor McGregor visited Khabib Nurmagomedov’s gym the day after Jose Aldo lost to Merab Dvalishvili. Ahead of the bantamweight contenders’ bout at UFC 278 in Salt Lake City, ‘Notorious’ was pleased with his former foe’s chances against the Georgian grappler. Getty McGregor and Aldo have become friends since they fought seven years ago […]

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Omar Figueroa Jr. vs. Sergey Lipinets Quotes from the final press conference

HOLLYWOOD, Florida – August 18, 2022 – Former off-road world champion Omar “Panterita” Figueroa Jr. acknowledged the difficult test that awaits him against the former world champion Sergei Lipinets in a 12-round WBC Super Lightweight Title Eliminator headliner live on SHOWTIME this Saturday, August 20 from Hard Rock Live at the Seminole Hard Rock Hotel […]

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Mixed martial arts are gaining popularity in our region | MMA in Pennsylvania.

The Ultimate Fighting Championship had its best fiscal year in 2021. So why did it pick up so fast? PENNSYLVANIA, USA — Stadiums and arenas are filling up again, as the country continues to emerge from nearly two years of COVID-19 pandemic restrictions and cancellations. Many of our entertainment activities and outlets were put on […]

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WWE’s Bobby Lashley Could Pursue His MMA Ambitions

What’s next for Bobby Lashley on BELIEVED? He took care of business against Theory-dissipated Ciampa, and unless his home show circuit program with The Miz was magically ripe for a big televised run after a win over his “Mizion“, it would seem that “The Almighty” was left without an obvious heel opponent for his United […]

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Combate Global picks, live stream, how to watch, fight card: Lopez vs. Rivarola predictions, channel, time

The Combate Global season continues Friday on Paramount+ with five fights from La Jaula to Miami. It’s an all-female card that will be featured by former sparring partners battling in the Combate Global main event. France’s Claire Lopez (6-4) will face Uruguay’s Camila Rivarola (4-3-1), and the fighters will have to vary their fighting styles […]

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5 Actors Who Learned Martial Arts For A Movie

Thanks to the incredible Bruce Lee, there is an ongoing intersection between martial arts and film. It is now common that when incorporated into action films, actors receive some form of training in order to exhibit precise technique in all of the different forms of martial arts. Whether it’s a martial arts movie like Ip-Manor […]

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“She won’t touch me next time”

The budding rivalry between Julianna Pena and Amanda Nunes doesn’t seem to be going away anytime soon, at least from Pena’s side. The former UFC women’s bantamweight champion relinquished her title to Nunes last month at UFC 277 in a rematch of their first meeting when Pena shocked the world and dethroned Nunes at the […]

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Walker says fans will see a lot of Nunes at the TUF Finals

Brogan Walker will walk the Octagon in the well-prepared UFC Vegas 59 event by an MMA GOAT. The final season of The Ultimate Fighter is over and a new champion is about to be crowned. The Ultimate Fighter Season 30 finale is set to take place tonight, August 6, live from Las Vegas. After six […]

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Jamahal Hill predicts Thiago Santos will take a break from UFC Fight Night

welcome to The weekly withdrawal, Sports Illustrated’s in-depth look at MMA. Each week, this column offers insight and information on the most notable stories from the world of combat. Long before last month’s UFC 276 card, Jamahal Hill warned Sean Strickland of a potential turning point in his upcoming middleweight fight against Alex Pereira. Beware […]

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Age, height, relationship status and other things you didn’t know about her

Marina Shafir is currently thriving in All Elite Wrestling. After signing to Tony Khan’s company at the end of 2021, Shafir is slowly becoming a big name. She has previously challenged for the AEW TBS Championship and the AEW Women’s Championship, and it wouldn’t be surprising to see her hold either of those two belts […]

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The Complete Guide to MMA Conditioning Associations and Their Impact on the Sport of Mixed Martial Arts

What is an MMA Conditioning Association? The MMA Conditioning Association (a division of NESTA – National Exercise and Sports Trainers Association) was formed in 2010 with the sole motivation of making the world’s best strength and molding specialists for combat sports. The MMA Conditioning Association (MMACA) is an organization that promotes the development of mixed […]

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Fighters pick winner of Julianna Pena vs. Amanda Nunes II

A rematch of one of the biggest upsets in mixed martial arts history takes place this weekend in Dallas, Texas, when Julianna Pena and Amanda Nunes share the Octagon for the second time. UFC 277 is a pay-per-view event and will air exclusively on ESPN+. Pena stunned fans when she earned a second-round submission victory […]

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UFC legend Conor McGregor is worth £120m thanks to Proper No. Twelve whiskey business and heavy fashion line – The US Sun

Does Conor McGregor even need to step into the Octagon now? The 34-year-old UFC superstar has fought just three times since 2018 and lost to Dustin Poirier at UFC 264 in 2021 when he was forced to retire with a broken leg. 9 Conor McGregor morphed into a brand with his own whiskey and fashion […]

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Tom Aspinall Injures His Leg Just 15 Seconds From UFC London Main Event

Headlining a UFC card in the O2 Arena for the second time this year, Tom Aspinal took the American, Curtis Blayde. These two top-10 heavyweights were potentially fighting for a title Francois Ngannou and it was Blaydes who raised his hand as Aspinall was unable to continue due to injury just 15 seconds into the […]

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Can Janet Todd join the elite roster of ONE two-sport world champions?

On Friday, July 22, Janet Todd will have the opportunity to make history in the co-main event of ONE 159. Stepping into the circle as the reigning ONE World Atomic Weight Kickboxing Champion, “JT” can claim her second world title to become the second woman to wear the ONE belts simultaneously in two separate sports. […]

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Why Rodtang Jitmuangnon may be the next Manny Pacquiao

ONE flyweight Muay Thai World Champion Rodtang Jitmuangnon broke into the mainstream sports media seemingly overnight. He did so when the spotlight shone on him as he took on MMA great Demetrious ‘Mighty Mouse’ Johnson in a mixed rules bout at ONE X. Being attached to a household name like a DJ can really put […]

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Ian Poulter’s whimpers over Saudi backlash leave him open to ridicule – and even more heckling

It was nice of Ian Poulter to show interest in my industry at The Open Championship. You’ll probably know Poulter is the worst-dressed golfer to ever win a Major — and perhaps now for stuffing wads of Saudi cash down his flamboyant pants when he joined the rebel LIV Golf Tour. 4 Ian Poulter lines […]

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Charles Oliveira vs. Islam Makhachev fight for vacant lightweight title targeted for UFC 280

The Ultimate Fighting Championship returns to Fight Island this fall to host UFC 280. UFC 280 is scheduled to take place on October 22, 2022, live from the Etihad Arena in Abu Dhabi. There have only been two fights added to the card so far, the first in the welterweight division between a pair of […]

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Jack Shore aims to steal the show from Sean O’Malley in the near future

Up-and-coming UFC bantamweight Jack Shore would love the opportunity to upstage Sean O’Malley. Knowing the kind of attention O’Malley generates, Shore said he would certainly be delighted with a match with the 27-year-old. Speaking with Andrew Whitelaw from Sportskeeda MMAshore said: “Obviously everyone… I know some of these guys were calling for Sean’s fight because […]

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Isaac Vallie-Flagg meets Brad Kelly at BKFC 28

Rio Rancho, New Mexico: Bare Hand Fighting Championship (BKFC)the fastest growing combat sport in the world makes its debut in Albuquerque, New Mexico on Saturday, August 27 at the Rio Rancho Events Center. Ticket information for BKFC‐28 is available at BKFC.com where you can purchase your tickets HERE. BKFC‐28 will also be streamed worldwide on […]

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Bellator bantamweight champion Raufeon Stots revels in his ability

HOUSTON — Bellator interim bantamweight champion Raufeon Stots is loud and confident. Currently on a 10-game winning streak, his only loss in 2017, Stots feels mentally and physically on top. This creates problems for opponents. Danny Sabatello appears to have punched his ticket to face Stots after Sabatello unanimously defeated Leandro Higo at Bellator 282 […]

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MLW expands scope of TV deal

MLW is in the midst of a summer season full of surprises. The latest announcement is the extension of their TV deal with beIN SPORTS. The press release explains: beIN SPORTS and Major League Wrestling have announced an agreement to broadcast MLW content on its free live streaming channel beIN SPORTS XTRA. MLW will air […]

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Charles Oliveira vs. Islam Makhachev will be a great fight, says Demetrious Johnson

Charles Oliveira had some bad luck when he was stripped of his title after losing weight to Justin Gaethje at UFC 274. Since then, the former UFC lightweight champion has battled Conor McGregor before settling on Islam Makhachev. ONE Championship star fighter Demetrious Johnson recently struggled to pick an eventual winner in the potential fight […]

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Daily Update: WWE Raw, Stephanie McMahon & Triple H, Don West – WON/F4W

daily update Recent news: Last sound: Latest Free YouTube Video: Jobs: Onlamp php/mysql developer. Experience with vbulletin and drupal/WordPress an asset. Send an email to [email protected] with the subject PHP DEVELOPER with CV. This Week’s Wrestling Observer Bulletin: Among the highlights: Match and performer of the week A look at the forbidden door The show’s […]

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MLW will hold a Fury Road event in El Paso, Texas in August

MLW posted the following: Major League Wrestling FURY ROAD presented by Promoción 915-656 will be live from El Paso, Texas on Saturday August 27th. The card is a FUSION TV taping, airing on beIN SPORTS nationally on cable and satellite dish and in over 20 countries worldwide. “Texas has been a home for MLW, and […]

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Li Jingliang predicts outcome of Jorge Masvidal vs. Gilbert Burns fight

Andrew Whitelaw of Sportskeeda MMA caught up with Li Jingliang ahead of his next fight against Muslim Salikhov. ‘The Leech’ talked about overcoming his loss to Khamzat Chimaev and training with Robbie Lawler. During the interview, he also gave his prediction for the proposed match between Jorge Masvidal and Gilbert Burns. “The Leech” has been […]

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Demian Maia Discusses Upcoming Match With Benson Henderson, Biggest Jiu-Jitsu Storylines In MMA

Demian Maia is sticking with grappling after a long career in the UFC. The 33-time octagon veteran is set to take on former UFC and WEC champion Benson Henderson, who steps onto the mat to grab it on Saturday at Polaris 20 in the UK. Maia traveled to New York and Belém, Brazil to work […]

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Michael Bisping explains how Jared Cannonier poses a ‘unique threat’ to Israel Adesanya

Michael Bisping believes current middleweight champion Israel Adesanya will face one of the toughest challenges of his reign at UFC 276. The current consensus is that Robert Whittaker remains the toughest match for Israel Adesanya at middleweight. While Cannonier has just one decision loss to Whittaker, Adesanya has two wins over “Bobby Knuckles.” However, as […]

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UFC on ESPN+ 67: Vera vs. Cruz start times and fight card

Mandatory Credit: Chris Unger – Zuffa LLC Vegas – UFC returns to San Diego for the first time since 2015 with a climactic battle between top bantamweight contenders that will see the No. 5 ranked Marlon Vera takes on the former champion and No. 8 ranked Dominique Cruz. UFC on ESPN+ 67: Vera vs. Cruz […]

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Every Martial Arts Style Michael Jai White’s Iceman Uses In Undisputed 2

In Undisputed 2, Michael Jai White’s boxing champ George “Iceman” Chambers learns a few martial arts – here’s every fighting style he performs. What Different Martial Arts Disciplines Does Michael Jai White’s George “Iceman” Chambers Learn In Undisputed 2: Last Man Standing? Based on martial arts Undisputed the franchise would come to center Yuri Boyka […]

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Kevin Holland had psychedelic visions after eating mushrooms: “I saw the future. I will be the fucking champion’

Kevin Holland has seen the future and there is no doubt in his mind that he will become UFC welterweight champion. Now, that news didn’t come after the ever-outspoken Holland took a trip on a DeLorean to see where he would be in the next few years, but he definitely took a trip to get […]

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James “The Beast” Wilson instills his legacy in the next generation – Los Angeles Sentinel | Los Angeles Sentinel

(LR) Elijah, Amaziah, James Sr. and James Jr. (Photo courtesy) Boxer James “The Beast” Wilson is striving to make history as a heavyweight boxer. “We’ve never had a heavyweight champion from Los Angeles,” Wilson said. “For me to be first, to stick it out, and to be someone who’s from LA, who knows the city, […]

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A 4-way interpromotional championship fight signed for NYC next Thursday

Major League Wrestling today announced a 4-way fight for the World Middleweight Championship: Myron Reed (c) vs. La Estrella (DragonGate) vs. Lince Dorado vs. Arez that MLW presents Battle Riot IV at the Melrose Ballroom in New York City on June 23, featuring an MLW Fusion TV taping. Limited tickets are available at www.MLWNYC.com and […]

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UFC 275: Teixeira vs. Prochazka odds, predictions: MMA expert posts surprising fight card picks, best bets

Glover Teixeira and Jiri Prochazka have different fighting styles and are nearly a generation in age, but the fighters share common ground ahead of their light heavyweight title fight on Saturday in the main event of the UFC 275. Teixeira makes his first title defense against second-ranked Prochazka to anchor the main fight card for […]

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Can ‘very tough’ Taila Santos upset ‘special’ Valentina Shevchenko at UFC 275? Jessica Andrade speaks

Valentina Shevchenko is a huge favorite for her fight against Taila Santos at UFC 275 this Saturday in Singapore, but former foe Jessica Andrade sees a path to victory for her fellow Brazilian. Andrade challenged Shevchenko in April 2021 after violently stopping Katlyn Chookagian in her flyweight debut. But at UFC 261, she was dominated […]

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How to bet on UFC fights in 2022: the best UFC betting sites and apps

Learn how to bet on UFC fights, get an overview of the UFC odds and make your choice. Check best MMA eventstake a look at the Top 10 UFC Online Betting Sitesand register today! Top 10 UFC Online Betting Sites and Apps If you already know how to place bets, just choose the online bookmaker […]

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Does Ngannou have a chance against Tyson Fury? | Fight odds and analysis

Francis Ngannou vs. Tyson Fury is one of those “what if” fights and matchups, a matchup so enticing you can’t help but start getting your mouth watering; the odds of it Actually deliver, however, are quite thin. You can’t just put two of the biggest dudes you can find in a cage or a ring […]

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“Is it going in the wrong direction?”

Chael Sonnen recently questioned whether Jorge Masvidal did the right thing by shifting his focus between Conor McGregor and Nate Diaz. Masvidal has been calling out Diaz and McGregor for a while now. Sonnen said “Gamebred” was doing what he was supposed to do for his career and calling out the biggest superstars in the […]

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Who is the light goat?

Although he is no longer the official lightweight champion, his arrival in the first round of Justin Gaethje cemented Charles Oliveira‘s as the most dominant lightweight in the world right now. Many fans are even taking the leap to call him one of the greatest lightweights of all time, if not the greatest. The other […]

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Deontay Wilder offered fight against undefeated star after confirming return

Frank Warren says Joyce vs Wilder is the fight to fight (Picture: Getty) Deontay Wilder has been asked to fight undefeated British heavyweight Joe Joyce when he returns to the ring. Wilder, 36, hasn’t fought since being knocked out in his thrilling trilogy fight against Tyson Fury last October. ‘The Bronze Bomber’ is plotting another […]

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Carla Esparza would love to get ‘sweet revenge’ on Joanna Jedrzejczyk, doesn’t expect Tatiana Suarez rematch to happen

As she enters her second reign as UFC strawweight champion, Carla Esparza isn’t trying to dictate her next opponent, but she certainly has ideas in mind. With two wins over Rose Namajunas, capped by a split decision victory at UFC 274 to reclaim the title, Esparza is ready to put her rivalry with ‘Thug Rose’ […]

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The Rise of the Gracie Family and BJJ

Guest post by Evolve MMA, Asia’s premier championship brand for martial arts. It has the most number of world champions on the planet. Named as the #1 ranked martial arts organization in Asia by CNN, Yahoo! Sports, FOX Sports, Evolve MMA is top rated BJJ Gym in Singapore. Before the Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu gym boom in […]

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‘He’s dangerous’ – Bruno Silva excited to team up with ‘weird’ Gerald Meerschaert

Middleweight forward Bruno Silva is set to resume his rise to the top 15 in the division. After an uphill battle and a unanimous decision loss to former GLORY champion Alex Pereira, “Blindado” hopes to bounce back with an impressive finish in August. Paired with grappling specialist Gerald Meerschaert, the Brazilian appears to be gearing […]

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7 easy tips to win your MMA bets

Mixed martial arts, also known as MMA, is a combat sport in which two competitors strive for dominance by employing three general strategies: strikes, submission holds, and control. The rules allow for a variety of martial arts techniques, such as punches, kicks, chokes, joint locks, takedowns, and throws. Typically, victory is achieved by knockout, submission […]

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MMA: Notes from Holm-Vieira – Albuquerque Journal

Albuquerque MMA fighter Holly Holm weighed in at 135.5 pounds Friday for her bantamweight main event against Ketlen Vieira on Saturday (5 p.m., airing on espn+) at UFC Apex in Las Vegas, Nevada. Vieira, from Manaus, Brazil, weighed 136 pounds. The bantamweight limit is 135 pounds, but one pound over the limit is allowed for […]

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Potential next fights for Jan Blachowicz

The former UFC light heavyweight champion John Blachowicz had a very good showing when he faced the No. 3 ranked light heavyweight Aleksandar Rakic. Despite ending the contest in an anti-climactic fashion, this victory was very important for Blachowicz as he tries to regain the title he lost in a one-sided loss to the current […]

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UFC Vegas 54 game preview: best bets, parlays and long shot of the week

Charges of very hectic UFC 274, the world’s premier MMA organization returns with a Fight Night Las Vegas follow-up card to keep the momentum going. In the main event, former light heavyweight champion John Blachowicz takes on one of the division’s top prospects, Aleksandar Rakic, in a fight that could have huge implications for the […]

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5 UFC fighters who deserve to be in the 2022 Hall of Fame

The UFC recently announced the induction of former champions Khabib Nurmagomedov and Daniel Cormier into the Hall of Fame as part of the Class of 2022. Both fighters will take their places on the modern wing alongside legends like Ronda Rousey and Georges St Pierre. The modern wing was created in 2015 when the organization […]

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SCCC Alumni Train Fighters – Crusader News

Salina Byrd Mixed martial arts trainer Dave Rine teaches people how to fight in different styles at his own facility named Rine’s American Freestyle Karate. Rine also hosted an event called the Throwdown Showdown, and it’s been around for about twelve years. The coach walked to the blue and red mat, signaling that practice was […]

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Ronda Rousey makes Charlotte Flair quit, Bloodline wins again

Backlash has been a WWE highlight for a long time, but last year marked the first time the company added “WrestleMania” in front of the title. Adapted this year for WrestleMania Backlash 2022, the card was filled with matches from this year’s biggest stage. While some matches were repeated, Sunday’s biggest change was Ronda Rousey […]

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UFC 274: Oliveira vs. Gaethje odds, predictions: MMA expert reveals surprising fight card picks, best bets

The main event of UFC 274 took a big turn Friday night. Charles Oliveira, the current lightweight champion, has dropped half a pound in weight and will be forced to vacate the belt on Saturday night regardless of the outcome of his fight. He may remain the top contender in the class, however, with a […]

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Michael Chandler describes what makes Ferguson a ‘scary fight’

UFC lightweight contender Michael Chandler is aware of the dangers he will face when he shares the Octagon with Tony Ferguson at UFC 274. At this weekend’s pay-per-view, which is set to descend from the Footprint Center in Phoenix, Arizona, Chandler will make his fourth UFC walk. Despite a negative 1-2 record on MMA’s biggest […]

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10 UFC fighters who have changed the most in their career

One of the great things about the sport of MMA is the constant change. There is always a new fighter looking for a place among the greats and a great fighter trying to keep his legacy alive. The constant pressure forces fighters to change and adapt throughout their careers. RELATED: 5 PRIDE FC Fighters Dana […]

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10 Things Fans Should Know About TNA’s Main Event Mafia

Since the Four Horsemen became a staple of WCW television in the mid-1980s, pro wrestling has seen many dominant heel factions over the years, including WWE Evolution and WCW’s New World Order. . Since its creation in 2002, Impact wrestling (formerly known as TNA) had a few, including a group of star veterans called Main […]