Do we have the next Kimbo Slice on our hands?
Mayura Dissanayake, also known as the "Karate Clerk" or simply "Gas Station Guy," made headlines around the nation and globe in July when he used his MMA training to fight off a group of would-be robbers visiting his Houston convenience store.
On Saturday, Dissanayake brandished his skills against a more worthy opponent, though this one didn't fare much better than the last ones. The native Sri Lankan knocked out Jaime Garcia with punches after a mer read news >>
Christine Stanley took a page out of UFC middleweight Uriah Hall's book over the weekend by rendering her opponent unconscious with a devastating spinning hook kick just five seconds into the first round.
In a weekend dominated by back-to-back UFC events, the Team Hurricane Awesome flyweight exploded into the spotlight on Saturday night after recording one of the best knockouts of the year at Xplode Fight Series: Tidal Wave.
Stanley, a teammate of top UFC bantamweight contender Liz Carmouche, kn read news >>
Miss any of Titan Fighting Championships over this MMA-stuffed weekend? Here's a quick look back at Friday night's card from Fayetteville, NC.
Aside from the two UFC events that took up nearly all of Saturday, there was plenty of other notable MMA action over the weekend, starting with Friday night's Titan FC 29 in North Carolina. Featured in the main event were lightweights Mike Ricci and George Sotiropoulos, both dumped by the UFC, with the Canadian Ricci more likely to potentially manage a wa read news >>
Welterweights Jordan Mein and Mike Pyle met in the co-main event of the UFC Fight Night event in Tulsa.
Jordan Mein and Mike Pyle added to the impressive stoppages on the Tulsa fight card with a quick knockout courtesy of the Canadian.
The Lethbridge-native quickly took to the center of the cage and began to target Pyle's lead leg before swarming his opponent with a couple of strong shots him to the ground. A few more punishing blows and referee Dan Mirgliotta decided to call an end to the fight read news >>
For 23 seconds it all came together for England's Michael Bisping (25-6) at UFC Fight Night 48 in Macau on Saturday; he unleashed a glorious combination of 20 strikes that could have been lifted directly from an MMA textbook. None of them alone was enough to finish opponent Cung Le (9-3), but the cumulative effect was staggering. In the end all Le could do was propel himself backward to the mat and pray for the referee to intervene.
This was Bisping at his best, albeit against a 42-year-old movi read news >>
MACAU – Tyron Woodley took quick advantage of his opponent’s wide open striking attack, using a right hand counter to a spinning attack to put Kim down and some vicious ground-and-pound to finish him off.Filed under: News, UFC read news >>
Well, that was quick.
The co-main event of today's (Sat., Aug. 23, 2014) UFC Fight Night 48: "Bisping vs. Le" event at the Venetian in Macau, China on Fight Pass featured Tyron Woodley looking to bounce back from his crushing loss to Rory MacDonald against the streaking Dong Hyun Kim.
Streaking no longer.
That's because Woodley did, indeed, bounce back with a quick stoppage victory. Kim was super aggressive early, rushing his opponent and forcing a clinch within the first few seconds of the cont read news >>
MACAU – Yuta Sasaki needed just 66 seconds to submit Roland Delorme and prove that the UFC has some young Japanese talent on the roster.Filed under: News, UFC read news >>
Video: Ronda Rousey reveals that her 16-second knockout of Alexis Davis at UFC 175 cost her $5,000 because she and her coach had an ongoing bet that no other woman in MMA would top her knockout of Sara McMann at UFC 170, which took only 66 seconds. read news >>
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That didn't take long!
After a tumultuous last run in the Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC), Anthony Johnson worked his way back to the promotion with a string of impressive victories. When he returned, he ran through Phil Davis to firmly establish himself in the light heavyweight division.
Tonight (Sat., July 26, 2014) at the SAP Center in San Jose, California, in the co-main event of UFC on Fox 12: "Lawler vs. Brown," Johnson was back inside the Octagon slinging leather at Antonio Rogerio N read news >>
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Take five seconds out of your day to watch this MMA fight. Trust us, it's worth it.One swift kick to the face and this fight was over. If it wasn't for a little bit of preparation at the beginning of the fight, it would have been over even quicker. [YouTube]Read more MMA news on BleacherReport.com read news >>