Category MMA

Kurt Angle Couldn’t Find the Right Deal to Compete in MMA

We have seen two professional wrestlers make the transition into, MMA. They were, Brock Lesnar, and Bobby Lashley. Lesnar went on to become the UFC heavyweight champion and quite arguably, made the UFC the PPV business they are today. Lashley, however, hasn’t achieved the…

Violence or discipline? MMA gains popularity among kids

By, JOSÉ PATIÃ’O GIRONA Here’s what most people know about mixed martial arts: Two men step onto a mat. They kick and punch each other until one falls to the ground. Then the action really gets violent. Oh, and they’re fighting…

Would Olympic Recognition Hurt or Help MMA?

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When any sport is contested on the global stage, it serves to further legitimize the impact of the sport as well as introduce it to new audiences. There is no bigger stage than the Olympics. With competition occurring only once…

Amputees Just Looking for a Fight

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With lingering bitterness, Nick Newell recalls the day he drove four hours to New Hampshire in anticipation of his fourth professional bout as a mixed martial arts fighter. He was limiting his diet to meet a contracted weight of 155…