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Mixed Martial Arts is the fastest growing sport in the world. MMA encompasses disciplines from various martial arts and Olympic sports, such as boxing, kick-boxing, karate, jiu-jitsu, muay thai, tae kwon do, wrestling and judo.

Rounds are five minutes in length and there are typically three rounds in a contest, unless it’s a championship fight (or a non-title UFC main event), in which case, the contest lasts five rounds.

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Mixed Martial Arts is the name of the sport. The Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) is the name of the premier organisation. Akin to basketball being the sport, but the NBA being the name most people associate with it.

The UFC has been the driving force behind the sports popularity and they have done a great job of marketing their brand. However, we’ve all heard casual fans tell their friends that they ‘train UFC’, so next time you hear that, politely correct them.

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A common misconception is that MMA has no rules, when in fact, it has many. The Unified Rules of Mixed Martial Arts is the most common rule set used throughout the world. All state athletic commissions in the United States adopt the Unified Rules to help regulate the sport.

The rules are thorough and include the size of the fighting area, specifications about hand wrapping and information on judging and fouls, amongst many other things. They are an essential read for those wanting to understand the sport.

In the Unified Rules, there more than 25 fouls officially listed. Some examples are; no head butting, no small joint manipulation and no unsportsmanlike conduct that causes an injury to an opponent.

If a foul is determined by the referee as intentional and flagrant, he can disqualify the competitor. Typically, a foul will result in a point being deducted, which could be crucial in a three round fight. A fouled fighter has up to five minutes to recuperate.

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Morning Report: Joe Rogan would like the UFC to get rid of the ‘win bonus’ system

When Zuffa bought the UFC for $Four.2 billion to WME-IMG, fighter pay in the all of a sudden turned a way more aggressively mentioned matter of dialog amongst the MMA world. However whereas these talks have principally centered round fighters receiving a much bigger piece of that $Four billion pie, …

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Show-Win purse structure should end

In combined martial arts, every fighter’s purse is usually cut up into present cash and win cash, characteristically in equal quantities. For instance, within the UFC, most fighters begin at 10/10. Which means each fighters get $10,000 to make weight and fight, and one fighter will get one other $10,000 to …

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My next fight MUST be for an interim belt

Justin Wren ascending Mt. Kilimanjaro for live-giving water

Alexander Gustafsson knocked out Glover Teixeira at UFC Fight Evening 109 on Could 28, 2017, in Stockholm, Sweden. It was the fight of the evening. Gus and division champion Daniel Cormier fought beforehand, in 2015, with DC taking a Break up Resolution. That was the fight of the evening too. ‘The Mauler’ …

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Theodorou explains why he’ll be a ring card boy on

Ring card ladies grew to become a factor when the Might 1965 difficulty of Ring Journal contained a picture of a mannequin in a boxing ring on the Hacienda On line casino in Las Vegas, holding a ring card over her head. “If something like this caught on around the …

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7 fights announced for Combate Estrellas II on 4/20

Combate Americas has announced seven new fights, together with a featherweight (showdown between knockout artists Horacio “The Punisher” Gutierrez (Four-Three) of Mexico and Andres “The Bullet” Quintana (12-2) of the U.S. for the “Combate Estrellas II” extravaganza at Gimnasio Nuevo Leon in Monterrey, Mexico on Friday, April 20. Tickets for “Combate …

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Mirko Cro Cop to be drug tested before Bellator 200

Mirko Cro Cop Filipovic was suspended for 2 years by USADA, after the fighter volunteered to reps that he had been prescribed HGH by an MD in his house nation of Croatia to deal with an damage. Even if the check ende up being clear, USADA suspended the fighter for 2 …

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Midnight Mania! Darren Till vs. Stephen Thompson reported for Liverpool main event

Welcome to Midnight Mania! It seems that the UFC welterweight division is lastly shifting once more. With an(different) interim title reportedly within the last levels of negotiation between Colby “Scat” Covington and Rafael dos Anjos, Stephen Thompson is reportedly set, or all however set, to fight Darren Till within the …

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TJ Dillashaw coach wants Dominick Cruz rematch if Demetrious Johnson UFC super fight falls through

It’s no secret T.J. Dillashaw and his camp desire a fight in opposition to present Final Combating Championship (UFC) Demetrious Johnson to show he’s certainly the very best combined martial arts (MMA) fighter within the recreation at this time. Talks, although, have cooled off a bit based on “Mighty Mouse” …

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ONE: ‘Iron Will’ preview (Pt. 2)

The enterprise finish of this card options some large fights and so they don’t come a lot greater than Martin Nguyen vs Bibiano Fernandes. Between them, the headline fighters at ONE: “Iron Will” maintain three of the promotion’s titles. It’s most likely the most important fight the promotion may make …

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Holloway updates on health, potential Ortega fight | UFC &reg

Three months into 2018, Max Holloway nonetheless doesn’t have the phrases to explain his 2017 marketing campaign within the Octagon, one which noticed the laid again Hawaiian emerge because the undisputed featherweight champion by defeating Brazilian icon Jose Aldo in his hometown of Rio de Janeiro and solidify his standing …

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