Martial Arts

Kevin Lee earns first-round submission over Michael Chiesa after controversial referee stoppage

Amidst a lot of bad blood leading into the main event, Kevin Lee earned a first round submission win over Michael Chiesa but not without some …

UFC

Watch: Boetsch puts Hendricks away with 2nd-round head-kick TKO

Coming in overweight was just the beginning of a terrible weekend for Johny Hendricks.<p>The former 170-lb champion came in two pounds over the …

UFC

Tony Ferguson breaks down and gives his prediction for Michael Chiesa vs. Kevin Lee

No. 2 ranked lightweight contender Tony Ferguson is typically like a scientist in the lab making himself an even better fighter than he was the day …

UFC

Japanese Sumo wrestling robots are the exact opposite of what you would imagine

These tiny bots are lethal, and blindingly fast.<p>Sumo wrestling conjures up the image of bulky wrestlers in loincloths competing slowly and wilfully …

Robots

North Queensland karate students selected for prestigious Japanese tournament

A group of North Queensland karate students have been selected as the only Australians in their category to compete at a prestigious international …

North Queensland

UFN Oklahoma City live results, discussion, play by play

Join us today on Bloody Elbow for live results, discussion, round scoring and play-by-play as UFC Fight Night: Chiesa vs. Lee goes down in Oklahoma …

UFC

Keys To Victory! Chiesa Vs. Lee

A quality battle of top Lightweights looking to break into the title mix will headline UFC Fight Night 112, as dominating grapplers Michael Chiesa …

UFC

UFC Oklahoma City: Michael Chiesa vs. Kevin Lee Toe to Toe Preview - A complete breakdown

Michael Chiesa and Kevin Lee remind everyone that lightweight is still elite this June 25, 2017 at the Chesapeake Energy Arena in Oklahoma City, …

UFC

So Yeon Ryu moves to World No. 1 after winning Arkansas Championship

No dark cloud hung over this victory. So Yeon Ryu, a constant ray of sunshine on the LPGA, became the first repeat winner on the LPGA this season …

Golf

Incredible World champion Muay Thai kickboxer kept her sport and trophies secret from her family for five years

<b>A World Champion Muay Thai kickboxer has opened up about how she kept her talent for the sport secret from her family for five years.</b><p>Kate Moss …

Muay Thai

Shergill first turbaned SC judge in Canada

<b>Sarbjit Dhaliwal</b><p><b>Tribune News Service</b><p><b>Chandigarh, June 24</b><p>Born in Rurka Kalan village, near Phillaur in Jalandhar, Palbinder Kaur Shergill was on …

Tae Kwon Do

South Korea Leader Hopes for Unified Olympic Team With the North

SEOUL, South Korea — President Moon Jae-in of South Korea on Saturday proposed that his country and North Korea form a unified team to compete in the 2018 Winter Olympics, to be held in the city of Pyeongchang in the South.<p>Mr. Moon made the overture during a speech at the opening ceremony of a …

Tae Kwon Do

World Taekwondo: Martial arts federation rebrands itself to change 'uncomfortable' WTF acronym

<b>Seoul</b>: The World Taekwondo Federation has changed its name to World Taekwondo after becoming uncomfortable with the "negative connotations" of its …

Kevin Lee is ready to prove himself at UFC Fight Night 112 - RealSport

The “Motown Phenom” Kevin Lee is in action this Sunday night as he locks horns with the dangerous lightweight Michael Chiesa. This looks like a plan …

UFC

N. Korean taekwondo practitioners stage historic performance in S. Korea

By Yoo Jee-ho<p>MUJU, South Korea, June 24 (Yonhap) -- North Korean taekwondo practitioners staged a historic performance in South Korea at the start of …

Korean Peninsula

Ali vs. Inoki: The Forgotten Fight That Inspired Mixed Martial Arts and Launched Sports Entertainment

• Overview<br>• Editorial Reviews<br>• Product Details<br>• Related Subjects<br>• Meet the author<p>Overview<p><b>Named one of the "40 Best Books of 2016" by The New York Post</b><p>“Inoki …

MMA & UFC

Chinzo Machida: MMA Hobbyist

A conversation with what turns out to be an unlikely fighter ...Bellator 180 is one of the better circus cards combat sports fans will ever come …

UFC

Thai boxer swaps ring for the silver screen

BUAKAW Banchamek is known across Asia as a world-class kickboxer. Ranked No. 6 in the world by Combat Press, his success as a fighter is undeniable. …

News (China)

Tom Brady vs. sumo wrestler

Tom Brady, longtime quarterback of the NFL’s New England Patriots, is currently on a tour of Asia under the banner of athletic apparel brand Under …

Tom Brady

Mastering Defendo: How to fight like a Canadian

<i>Bill Underwood, a bespectacled Grandpa, with a pot belly and a kindly way was, in many respects, the toughest, baddest Canadian around. Underwood</i> …

Canadian News

McGregor In Reverse: Boxer Heather Hardy Ready for MMA Debut

After building a 20-0 as a boxer, Brooklyn mainstay Heather Hardy is ready to make her MMA debut at Bellator 180 on Saturday.<p>Heather Hardy is synonymous with New York's boxing scene.<p>The 20-0 WBC international featherweight champion is from Brooklyn's Gerritsen Beach, she trains aspiring boxers at …

UFC

Here is an incredible video of Tom Brady sumo wrestling in Japan

Tom Brady is currently touring Asia with Under Armour and as a result we are now treated with a fabulous video of the GOAT sumo wrestling.<p>After being awed by the strength of the wrestlers, Brady stripped off his shirt, got in the ring, and gave it a go.<p>Brady also posed for a photo with his son and …

Tom Brady

Frustrated Boxing Star Heather Hardy Sees Possible Future in Mixed Martial Arts

Just 42 seconds into her first professional fight, Heather Hardy was in trouble. Stunned by a right hand from Mikayla Nebel, she found herself butt first on the canvas, standing quickly to watch helplessly as referee Benjy Esteves counted methodically to eight.<p>But Hardy, a rising boxing star who …

UFC

Tom Brady tried sumo wrestling and proved that he should stick to football

Brady is good at a number of things, but sumo wrestling isn’t one of them.<p>Tom Brady isn’t just a great quarterback, he’s arguably the best ever. But we’ve finally found something he isn’t good at: sumo wrestling.<p>Brady is on a promotional tour through Asia with Under Armour, and he and his son spent …

New England

Mac McGregor Makes an Example of Himself in Fight for Trans Rights

Mac Scotty McGregor does not consider himself a politician. Even while running as the first transgender candidate for the Seattle City Council, Mac …

Seattle

Australia Superseries: Why deceptive Tai Tzu Ying proves to be a handful for opponents

The Chinese badminton circuit was left puzzled when top shuttler Wang Shixian was omitted from the final squad for the 2012 London Olympics. A …

Tom Brady adds sumo wrestling to offseason training regimen

Tom Brady's off-the-field workout habits are the subject of serious curiosity for those in New England and beyond. Thanks to Under Armour's Instagram …

New England

Fighter on Fighter: Breaking down UFC Fight Night 112’s Kevin Lee

MMAmania.com resident fighter analyst -- and aspiring professional fighter -- Andrew Richardson breaks down the mixed martial arts (MMA) game of UFC …

MMA & UFC

The Legend of the Fighting Dutchmen

Kaman. Dekkers. Aerts. Dutch kick fighters are in a league of their own. But who was the best of the bunch?<p>Who was the best Dutch kickboxer of all time? Not that old chestnut. It's as pointless as comparing a Bosch to a Breughel, a Van Gogh to a Van Dyck, a Muay Thai pioneer to a K-1 …

Muay Thai

Passion Project: Family Martial Arts UAE Leadership Academy

“A black belt is a white belt that never gave up,” says Wael Al Sayegh, founder of the Family Martial Arts UAE Leadership Academy (FMA), a franchise unit of the Liverpool- based institution of the same name, a concept that offers martial arts, fitness and self-defense programs alongside life and …