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Fighters sympathize with Al Iaquinta's rage, though they say MMA needs to do better

KRAKOW, Poland – UFC fighters relate to UFC lightweight “Raging” Al Iaquinta’s expletive-laden outburst following this UFC Fight Night 63 earlier this month, but that doesn’t mean they would advocate doing the same. 343 more words


On the 10-year anniversary of Griffin vs. Bonnar, and trying to tell myth from memory

You go back and watch it now and mostly you’re just amazed at how young everyone was once.

There’s Forrest Griffin without the scar tissue, flashing a boyish smile that has not yet become a tired, cynical one. 1,580 more words


Reliving: Bonnar vs Griffin

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The stage was set, two men with a common goal, to become the inaugural Ultimate Fighter. Two warriors of the octagon would go through different trials and tribulations on the road to the final fight. 311 more words

Getting Rocked: The Paradox of Lost Consciousness

        Anyone who has ever viewed a Mixed Martial Arts fight is most likely  familiar with this scene: Fighter A crushes Fighter B with a check left hook. 1,282 more words

Juiced: How MMA Has Been Forced To Confront PEDs

We are in an age of constant adaptation in today’s MMA environment. As fans well know, the performance enhancing drug (PED) issue has loomed over the sport for all too long. 1,518 more words

Flashback to August 2009's UFC 101 Fight Between Anderson Silva and Forrest Griffin

Forrest Griffin is the man, but this fight is one of the most dominant fights I’ve ever witnessed. I’ll never forget it. It’s been over five years and six months ago and yet it feels like yesterday that Anderson “the Spider” Silva went all “Matrix” on Griffin and knocked him out. 23 more words


5 Best Moments Of Anderson Silva's Career

As all of the promotional materials say, the time is now, for the greatest pound-for-pound fighter in MMA history to step back in the cage and continue his building upon his legacy. 593 more words