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Understanding Mixed Martial Arts

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Mixed martial arts took the world in full blast. Through combining the different disciplines of kick boxing, wrestling and boxing, it is then considered by the majority as the main sport this season. The newest version of MMA came out in the 1900s. Tracing back its history way back when the Greeks maintained their Pankration, their ancient wrestling, it journeyed through the doors of the modern times. Mixed martial arts is easy to understand. For someone who […]

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Mixed Martial Arts Fighting through History

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Mixed martial arts or MMA is a kind of combat sport involving full contact which allows different varieties of fighting methods and techniques, coming from mixtures of the conventional martial arts to the non-traditional ones, all used in the competition. Rules allow the usage of grappling and striking when either battling it out on the ground or standing. Competitions involving mixed martial arts allow different artists having different martial arts background to fight their way to the […]

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Mixed Martial Arts and its Components

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MMA is another term for mixed martial arts. Several fighting systems are utilized in the MMA. Therefore, players can use the techniques of Judo, Karate, Boxing, Wrestling, and many other fighting systems. Oftentimes, players combine ground and striking techniques in order to defeat their opponent. Stand up fighters in the United States way back in the early days were not prepared when they fall to the ground and ground fighters can easily defeat them; however, in the […]

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