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Fighting Styles And Techinques Of Mixed Martial Arts

There are several fighting styles and disciplines in the sport of Mixed Martial Arts (MMA) such as Brazilian Jiu Jitsu, Muay Thai Kickboxing, Karate and Wrestling just to name a few. It is very common for the fighters of MMA to train with different coaches because of the different techniques and disciplines used in the […]

Sherdog is The Leader in Mixed Martial Arts News

Like most sports in its early years of mixed martial arts, the sport did not have a voice or a place to go and get information and news until Sherdog came on the scene. As the sport of mixed martial arts slowly emerged, Sherdog became a go to resource for all the fight stats and […]

BJ Penn’s Path to Becoming the Prodigy

From the first time that BJ Penn put on a Gi, it seemed that he had the athleticism to progress quickly in Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu at the age of seventeen. BJ Penn started Jiu-Jitsu when he was a teenager and quickly rose up the ranks to become a purple belt under Ralph Gracie. Not long after […]

Rampage Jackson Uses Wrestling to Get Into MMA

As with a lot of successful mixed martial arts fighters, Rampage Jackson comes from a strong wrestling background where he wrestled in high school and college. He went to Raleigh-Egypt High School where he won All-State honors. At first, he wanted to go for professional wrestling as soon as he finished high school, but decided […]

What Is A Boxing Bag?

Boxing is a martial art kind of sport involving two people of the same weight fighting with their fists. The sport is played by men or women. The game is closely supervised by a referee who will settle on the person emerging as the victor at the end of the game. The game includes different […]

How To Gain The Tactical Edge In The Street

Defensive Tactics can be summed up in two complimentary strategies: avoidance and initiation. I believe these two concepts comprise one single mindset that will give a police officer a distinct advantage in any situation where they might have to practice the use of force, deadly or otherwise. The first half of this mindset is avoidance. […]