This hub is a guide to get started training MMA striking on your own, or with friends. It provides the bare essentials for beginners to start practicing and build a foundation in MMA training.
While the sport of MMA is bringing together different martial arts styles, it's actually a combination of 4 combat sports: Wrestling, Boxing, Kickboxing/Muay Thai, and Grappling/Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu.
No matter what your chosen form of martial arts competition, keeping these simple techniques in mind will ensure that you never fear the guillotine choke.
Sometimes when grappling you need to hurt someone to get out of a choke, lock or other submission. I talk about how to do it effectively.
Women MMA Fighters with Gina Carano, Cristiane Santos, Ronda Rousey and more.
China has always been hesitant towards its acceptance of mixed martial arts and favored their traditional styles. But a recent match has forced the country to confront this insecurity.
Female mixed martial arts fighter Cristiane "Cyborg" Justino
From domestic violence to murder, MMA fighters are definitely not exempt from moments of craziness that lead them to commit such acts.
This article illustrates the Mixed martial arts bout between former boxer Merciless Ray Mercer and former UFC Heavyweight champion Tim Silvia. Pictures, videos and commentary are listed in this hub.
Martial arts is seen by the general public largely as recreational violence. It is sports, but one whose goal is to dominate your opponent. This view has fueled an internal rivalry.