Japanese Martial Arts Articles

UFC 201: Brutal Tyron Woodley ceases Robbie Lawler’s welterweight reign

Tyron Woodley took the name from UFC welterweight champ Robbie Lawler on Saturday night, stopping him with 2:12 left in the first round It very well could have happened another time over the last year and a half. A loss. An inch here, a missed breath there and Robbie Lawler might not have owned the UFC welterweight belt as he …

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Eddie Hearn takes first tentative steps to curbing America | Sean Ingle

Eddie Hearn, backed by a brand-new streaming service and$ 1bn, is taking his first steps to suppressing America On a breezy Saturday evening in Chicago, Eddie Hearn parked his tanks firmly on American boxing’s lawn and proclaimed:” The struggle is on .” Thus the first shots were fired in the sport’s latest- and most interesting- turf war. Six months ago, …

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Vladimir Putin sympathises with Nurmagomedov over McGregor brawl

Vladimir Putin has praised Khabib Nurmagomedov on his succes at UFC 229, and sympathised with the fighter over his actions at the end of the bout Vladimir Putin has commended Khabib Nurmagomedov on his win over Conor McGregor at UFC 229, and sympathised with the fighter over his actions at the end of the bout. The Nevada Athletic Commission( NAC) …

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Conor McGregor eschews penitentiary experience with plea cope for Brooklyn melee

Conor McGregor admitted a request batch that will see the former UFC champion avoid jail time for accusations stemming from his actions at a press phenomenon in April This time, Conor McGregor didn’t put up a fight. The mixed martial art idol pleaded guilty on Thursday to disorderly conduct and will play-act five days of community services to resolve attacks …

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Why the UFC’s ‘sportswashing’ of Chechnya’s dictator is a problem

The presence of Ramzan Kadyrov in the front row of a UFC show spotlights a disturbing link between the Chechen strongman and the MMA promotion On Saturday 15 September, Ramzan Kadyrov marched into Moscow’s Olimpiyskiy Stadium to watch the evening’s opposes. Dressed in beige jeans and a white t-shirt with a according case, the notorious Chechen strongman was surrounded by …

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Khabib Nurmagomedov taps out Conor McGregor then sparks melee in crowd

The unbeaten Russian represented his UFC lightweight claim against Conor McGregor, then climbed into the crowd to riot with the Irishmans team Khabib Nurmagomedov eventually exploited the cervix crank, and almost immediately Conor McGregor’s right hand impressed his left shoulder in succession, a signal of submission, and the proverbial flag of truce in a battle of attrition. It was the …

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Brock Lesnar flagged for potential anti-doping misdemeanour after UFC 200 triumph

Former UFC heavyweight champion has been notified by the US Anti-Doping Agency of a failed out-of-competition dose research on 28 June Brock Lesnar has been pennant for a potential anti-doping breach in the wake of his unanimous-decision victory over Mark Hunt at UFC 200. The UFC questioned a statement on Friday afternoon saying Lesnar and the advertising had been notified …

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