Beyond UFC: Other Major Players In MMA

For some, the UFC is synonymous with mixed martial arts, and there are probably people out there who think UFC is the only organization sanctioning MMA bouts. UFC certainly dominates the world of MMA, but it’s not the only or even the oldest MMA organization in the world. Here is a look at some other …Read More

Pivotal Moments In MMA History

Cris "Cyborg" Santos

While it might seem like mixed martial arts has long been popular, the truth of the matter is that MMA has only been around since the early 1990s and for many years struggled to gain popularity. There are many pivotal moments in the history of the sport, such as UFC 1, which was held in …Read More

The Emergence Of Women In MMA

There have always been women in mixed martial arts, but for many years, most MMA organizations did not sanction fights between female athletes. It took Dana White and the UFC 20 years to sanction a women’s MMA bout, and if you do a search for women in MMA, you’ll see the focus is still mainly …Read More

Entering The World Of MMA: Tips For The Beginner

If you want to learn mixed martial arts, but you have little or no experience with any type of martial art, joining an MMA gym might make you nervous. Beginners often think they shouldn’t join an MMA gym until they are already in great shape and are experienced with at least one martial art. This …Read More

Twitter & MMA: Whom To Follow & Why

Twitter is fast becoming a top source of news on the planet, and if you are one of the millions of people who are both an MMA fan and have a twitter account, you probably follow at least one or two fighters. While you probably can’t and shouldn’t follow everyone, here are a few people …Read More

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