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MMA
MMA

Alexander the Great: A New Featherweight Contender Emerges in UFC

At UFC Fight Night 133, Alexander Volkanovski put Darren Elkins through the meat grinder.
Jack Slack
7.16.18
MMA
MMA

Clash of Kings: Tactical Guide to Stipe Miocic vs. Daniel Cormier

At UFC 226, Cormier could do something truly remarkable by grabbing the UFC heavyweight title, and Miocic might just be the right kind of fighter for him to do it against.
Jack Slack
7.6.18
MMA
MMA

Gokhan Saki in the UFC: Re-learning the Art of Striking with the Turkish Tyson

As he prepares for his UFC 226 fight against Khalil Rountree, we look at Saki's transition from kickboxing to MMA.
Jack Slack
7.5.18
MMA
MMA

Anita Nisar Wants to be Pakistan's First Female MMA Fighter

But first, the 21-year-old who has already beaten death, has to find an opponent.
L.A. Jennings
6.27.18
MMA
MMA

Leon Edwards Bested Donald Cerrone and Announced Himself as a Top Welterweight

At UFC Fight Night 132, Edwards knew well the Cerrone playbook and seemed to have an answer for everything he tried to do.
Jack Slack
6.25.18
Fightland
Fightland

Tenshin Nasukawa Keeps his Undefeated Record by the Skin of his Teeth

Rise 125 featured a wild fight with some sketchy officiating.
Jack Slack
6.19.18
MMA
MMA

Whittaker Vs. Romero II: A Barn-Burning Masterclass in Fighting

At UFC 225, Robert Whittaker and Yoel Romero did it again, but in vastly different ways from their first matchup.
Jack Slack
6.11.18
MMA
MMA

The Magic of Marlon Moraes

The adaptable and savvy Brazilian striker ended Jimmie Rivera's 20-fight winning streak in under a minute.
Jack Slack
6.4.18
kickboxing
kickboxing

Tenshin Nasukawa: Kickboxing Messiah

The Japanese star is very much the real deal.
Jack Slack
5.22.18
MMA
MMA

Dominick Reyes: A Lonely Prospect in UFC’s Desolate Light Heavyweight Division

Reyes's victories tend to come quickly and emphatically, in part thanks to his use of the southpaw double attack, a combination that made Mirko "Cro Cop" the scariest striker in MMA for a very long time.
Jack Slack
5.16.18
MMA
MMA

Takeru: The Paradoxical Fighting Style of Kickboxing's Bantamweight King

The top bantamweight fighter consistently forces boxing engagements with his flicking lead leg kicks and gets the better of opponents anyway.
Jack Slack
5.11.18
karate
karate

Bitcoin is Gambling on Karate Combat, Should You?

A new fight promotion that combines point karate and knockdown karate has a big sponsor with flashy production values, but the fights themselves are uneven.
Jack Slack
4.18.18