Here Are The 5 Leg Locks You Need To Know

Here Are The 5 Leg Locks You Need To Know

Guest post by Evolve MMA, Asia’s premier championship brand for martial arts. It has the most number of World Champions on the planet. Named as the #1 ranked martial arts organization in Asia by CNN, Yahoo! Sports, FOX Sports, Evolve MMA is the top rated BJJ gym in Singapore. Leg locks are more popular than ever! From … Read more

BJJ 101: The Omoplata

BJJ 101: The Omoplata

Guest post by Evolve MMA, Asia’s premier championship brand for martial arts. It has the most number of World Champions on the planet. Named as the #1 ranked martial arts organization in Asia by CNN, Yahoo! Sports, FOX Sports, Evolve MMA is the top rated BJJ gym in Singapore. The omoplata, which means scapula in Portuguese, is … Read more

Mir Says No Way Lesnar Could Beat Him, But Sounds Less Optimistic About Nogueira

(‘Poor bastard never stood a chance.’) Frank Mir says it’s important for a fighter to be honest with himself.  Judging from his conversation with Michael David Smith at MMA Fanhouse, however, it seems more like he thinks it’s important to be honest with himself some of the time, when it’s convenient to do so. Despite the fact … Read more

Anthony Johnson Loses Appeal; Loss Via Eye-Pokes Will Stand

It’s probably not the way he wanted to make UFC history, but Anthony Johnson has officially become the first fighter to lose a fight in the Octagon via eye-pokes. After being handed an idiotic TKO loss at July’s “Silva vs. Irvin” card against Kevin Burns — who poked Johnson in the eyes multiple times throughout their fight until … Read more

Some Poor Woman Married Phil Baroni

Congratulations, you crazy kids. I hope she knows what she’s getting herself into. Check out the full wedding photo gallery at Combat Lifestyle. You can even play the classic game: Where’s War Machine? It’s the game where, when you win, you immediately wish you’d never played.

The ‘Boxing vs. MMA’ Freak Show: A Video Timeline

When James Toney meets Randy Couture at UFC 118 next Saturday, he’ll be attempting to prove the dominance of the “sweet science” over that weird stuff that gay skinheads do. Of course, he won’t be the first pugilist to try to beat an MMA fighter at their own game — boxing vs. martial arts challenge matches have been around since before “Lights Out” was … Read more

Hot Potato: 20 Photos of Model/Ring Girl Paizly Contreras

Paizly Contreras (aka “Paizly C”) is a 22-year-old model and MMA/Muay Thai ring girl based in Sacramento, who has put in work for BodyKore, Nor Cal Xtreme Combat, and Engage Fightwear. A former Playboy Cyber Girl of the Week*, Paizly was recently featured in Maxim’s 2013 Hometown Hotties competition. She loves the San Francisco 49ers and Sandra Bullock, … Read more

CagePotato Photo Tribute: The Punch-Face

The moment of impact is never flattering. Here are 21 examples of the special look a just-punched fighter gets that says “I may have suffered a minor stroke, please help.” (Not to be confused with bitter beer face.) Lots more after the jump… (Victor Valimaki vs. Alessio Sakara) (Georges St. Pierre vs. Thaigo Alves) (BJ Penn vs. Georges St. … Read more