mixed martial arts

Ever wonder how soccer would be different if periods were shorter? Or what if an MMA fight were two rounds longer? How does this affect both the athlete and the game?
Dennis Bermudez takes pleasure in breaking people and plans to do so again at UFC 157. Here's some insight into the training and mindset of a UFC fighter preparing to go into the Octagon.
Those of you new to the world of MMA might not be as familiar with the fighters who grew the sport. One of the most impressive amongst them is the Russian fighter known simply as Fedor.
Kevin Kearns may seem like a non-stop, East Coast whirlwind, but at heart he's motivated by making a difference. Training fighters might be fun, but stopping obesity is his true mission.
Cameron Conaway may be retired from MMA, but he will always be the Warrior Poet. Today he takes his fights, and his poetry, toward new battlegrounds around the world.
Martial arts and poetry saved Cameron Conaway's life. That's how he feels about his writing and his discovery of MMA at age 14. Find out how the Warrior Poet was born and how he was saved.
Duane Stevenson coaches from his crutches and fights from his wheelchair, and he feels like a lucky man. Learn about Duane, his MMA school, and what he really teaches people.
Rami Genauer started off as a regular MMA fan, until he became obsessed. Since there were no fight statistics available he founded FightMetric and now you can know every detail about every fight.
In part 1 of our interview with Hackleman, he told us about the evolution of The Pit, from garage gym to mega-gym. This week we get more into the details of what it's like to train at The Pit.
This week - MMA phenom Jon "Bones" Jones. Jon Jones is the youngest UFC champion ever and seemingly unbeatable. This great highlight video shows off his ever-growing skills.
John Hackleman, founder of The Pit, seems like a guy who would train fighters - big, bald, covered in tattoos, and full of prison jokes. Learn how John went from nurse to world-class coach.
As a child, Duane was unable to use his legs. He still experiences "limitations," but he hasn't let it stop him from learning MMA and sharing his fighting spirit with others.
In MMA and boxing, padded gloves and headgear are designed to lessen the forces encountered, primarily those resulting from linear acceleration, but what about other types of impact forces?
Are you a mixed martial artist looking for reasonably-priced health insurance? You may not have thought it existed, but it does. Read on to find out how you can get it.
Darren Uyenoyama is new to the big lights of fighting in the UFC...and it's taking a little adjusting. Learn more about Darren's journey in our two part interview.
Want to know how to become a successful mixed martial artist while still remaining a heck of a nice guy? Read on for UFC fighter Darren Uyenoyama's story!
What message are you sending when you suit up for Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu class? Make sure it is the right message, one that will make people want to train with you.