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Traditional vs Modern: wrong thinking

I occupy a rather unique position in the larger martial arts community. I don’t want that interpreted as “special,” or “better,” or as some sort of conceit. 1,222 more words

Kung Fu

Secrets of the 36th chamber

It’s like a bad (good) kung fu movie. They’re coming to steal the secrets of the fabled 36th chamber of Shaolin. There are a few problems with the script though… First, I see these spies from miles away. 530 more words

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The Ultimate Fighter 20 ... the road so far

The first round of tournament to crown the UFC’s first women’s strawweight champion is over.

It’s been an entertaining season of “The Ultimate Fighter: A Champion Will Be Crowned” so far. 440 more words

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Happy Birthday UFC

In celebration of the UFC’s 21st birthday, I made a list of 21 of my favorite UFC fights. These fights made the list for several reasons. 110 more words

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Road to UFC 180: Werdum vs Hunt

UFC 180: Werdum vs Hunt is just 4 days away! I’ll be updating this page with all the pre-fight videos leading up to UFC 180 including the countdowns shows, weigh-ins, and embedded vlog episodes courtesy of UFC’s YouTube Channel. 567 more words

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Dejdamrong and The Advent of Elite Nak Muays in MMA

Over the past decade, the art of Muay Thai has grown immensely popular with the introduction of lighter weight categories in the K-1 circuit, television shows like  753 more words

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Alman on Rose Namajunas' 'TUF' win

To steal a line from Karyn Bryant in the video above, we finally got to see Rose “Thug” Namajunas compete on “The Ultimate Fighter: A Champion Will be Crowned.” Fans were waiting for Rose to finally step into the octagon and she didn’t let us down. 228 more words

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