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Jon Jones will defend title vs. Dominick Reyes

Jon Jones won arguably the closest fight of his career earlier this year. (AP Photo/Eric Jamison) The 15th title fight of Jon Jones’ UFC career will come against undefeated challenger Dominick Reyes, UFC president Dana White told ESPN on Friday. The fight is reportedly scheduled for Feb. 8 at an unnamed UFC event in the Houston Rockets’ Toyota Center. The co-main event will be another title fight, with women’s flyweight champion Valentina Shevchenko facing No. 1 contender Katlyn […]

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How Connelly stole the show in his own backyard

(R-L) Tristan Connelly punches Michel Pereira in their middleweight bout during the UFC Fight Night event at Rogers Arena on Sept. 14, 2019 in Vancouver, Canada. (Jeff Bottari/Zuffa LLC) It may be that the most depth and richness in our lives’ stories can be found in their connective tissue, the quiet, private spaces between the big moments that get the most external recognition. A happy tear-filled marriage proposal, for example, is momentous, but would it have ever […]

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Gaethje drops ‘Cowboy’ Cerrone in 1st round

(L-R) Justin Gaethje punches Donald Cerrone in their lightweight bout during the UFC Fight Night event at Rogers Arena on Sept. 14, 2019 in Vancouver, Canada. (Jeff Bottari/Zuffa LLC) Justin Gaethje beat his friend in the main event of Saturday’s UFC card in Vancouver but took no pleasure in doing so. Shortly after finally prompting the referee to step in and stop his onslaught on a downed Donald Cerrone in the first round, Gaethje loudly complained to […]

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Winning Tactics in Mixed Martial Arts

Aside from the different skills that you have to know and practice as a fighter, to be able to win the battle, you must out-wit, out-fight and outlast your opponent. These are three simple, self-achieving tasks that one must earnestly know in order to survive mixed martial arts. Through utilizing wise strategies an athlete having little skills can have better chances of winning when going up against an experienced fighter using only brawn for battle. Some of […]

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Strategies of Mixed Martial Arts

Mixed martial arts is a kind of competition that involves the participant to train in wrestling, submission fighting and striking. There are generally two categories of techniques used in the competition: grappling and striking techniques. Grappling involves using submission holds, throws, clinch holds, takedowns and sweeps. Grappling Explained Grappling is the standard name given to the act of controlling, gripping and handling an opponent in the absence of striking which uses different applications like choke holds, grappling […]

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Mixed Martial Arts Tips

Before you can play in the various mixed martial arts competitions, you should first undergo tough training sessions given by a qualified instructor. There are many MMA classes all over the world but you can find them mostly in the United States, Japan, and Brazil. By scouring the World Wide Web, you can find a local class that you can check out easily. If you want to become a good fighter in the MMA, these tips can […]

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Mixed Martial Arts Training

Mixed martial arts is a kind of combat competitive sport that utilizes different martial arts tactics which is aimed at putting the fighter to his ultimate level of combat fitness and skills. Mixed martial arts is now widely known and is highly developed with different disciplines being implemented for the benefit of the fighter. Methods of training can go to the extreme. There are several things that one should keep in mind if he wants to become […]

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Mixed Martial Arts Fighting Systems

Fighting systems in martial arts differ from one another. You can’t compare one system with the other because there is no specific objective or standard format for doing so. The systems have their own fighting techniques, methods, and goals. The capacity and ability of the individual to learn various fighting systems will determine his success in the upcoming game matches. A person’s body is one of the aspects of most fighting systems. Aside from that, the systems […]

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