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Unlike ancient philosopher Sun Tzu, who immortalized the notion of attacking an enemy's weakness, Jon Jones and Greg Jackson believe that besting an opponent in his respective area of expertise represents the easiest path to reaching a breaking point. So when Jones faces arguably his stiffest test inside the Octagon at UFC 182 on January 3, expect the light-heavyweight champ and pound-for-pound king to test second-ranked Daniel Cormier at his strong suit: wrestling. During an interview over the read news >>

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Before he became the undefeated Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) light heavyweight No. 1 contender, Daniel Cormier was a heart attack on the wrestling mats. Not just in college but afterward, as well, where he terrorized the freestyle circuit while making his way to the Olympic games. Jon Jones is not impressed. The reigning UFC 205-pound kingpin, who also knows a thing or two about the ground game, is so confident he can take "DC" to the floor, he plans to wrestle with him at the upcoming U read news >>

  • 25 days ago
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BE's striking specialist Connor Ruebusch analyzes the brutal blend of wrestling and striking that makes UFC welterweight champion Johny Hendricks such an intriguing--and dangerous fighter. The wrestle-boxer is one of the most common stylistic archetypes in all of mixed martial arts, and one of the most consistently successful. The formula is simple: you take a skilled wrestler, teach him some rudimentary punching techniques, and have him alternate between double leg takedowns and overhand swings read news >>

  • 3 months ago
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"The Eagle" also wants to take on Donald Cerrone in his comeback fight to silence "Cowboy" for running his mouth. Is having a high-powered striking attack enough to beat an undefeated mixed martial arts (MMA) fighter? Not according to Khabib Nurmagomedov, who says current Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) lightweight champion, Anthony Pettis, is lacking in wrestling -- and defense -- to pose any kind of a threat to him or his mint MMA record (22-0, 6-0 UFC). That's why Khabib -- who considers read news >>

  • 4 months ago
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A cross post from Aaron Kampe, aka WrestleJitsu, on how to increase your training efficiency. Article originally posted on Wrestlejitsu by Bloody Elbow Technique Team member Aaron Kampe, aka "Wrestlejitsu". I'm no black belt world champion, and I'm guessing you aren't either. I can't devote my entire life to BJJ, so statistically the chances of me becoming one are quite low. I do however train 3-4 times a week, as well as doing jiu jitsu based workouts with similar frequency. If you have a job, read news >>

  • 6 months ago
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BERLIN – It may not come as a terrible shock that UFC middleweight Gegard Mousasi isn’t batting an eye over his next opponent’s promise to exploit his supposed weakness.Filed under: News, UFC read news >>

  • 7 months ago
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Cody Garbrandt and his older brother were allowed to wrestle, but boxing is where their mother drew the line. But when an uncle who was a boxing trainer wanted to help them get involved in that sport as well? The boys had to get inventive.Filed under: News read news >>

  • 7 months ago
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If you thought you were going to tune in to an Olympic-level wrestling clinic during "Hendo" and "DC's" co-main event fight at UFC 173, you are sadly mistaken. In what will mark one of his quickest turnarounds between fights, Dan Henderson will meet Daniel Cormier in the co-main event of UFC 173 on May 24, 2014, in Las Vegas, Nevada. Just two months after Henderson knocked out Mauricio Rua at UFC Fight Night 38 in Brazil. For the 43-year old, accepting the fight was a no-brainer, due to the fact read news >>

  • 8 months ago
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Michael Bisping put his gift for gamesmanship on full display leading up to his return fight against Tim Kennedy. Bisping’s penchant for the dramatic was evident during weeks of trash talk, media appearances and one supercharged stare down at the official pre-fight weigh-in. When they finally got in the cage on Wednesday at the TUF: Nations Finale however, Kennedy refused to play his game and the cocky Brit—a man seemingly never lost for words—couldn’t find an answer. Bisping simply conceded too read news >>

  • a year ago
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When Viacom presented Quinton Jackson with the opportunity to fight in Bellator, wrestle in TNA and have his own reality show on Spike TV, “Rampage” signed with the company and his exit from the UFC was complete. read news >>

  • 2 years ago
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Johny Hendricks explains his past work with Martin Kampmann, including how he taught his former teammate how to wrestle. read news >>

  • 3 years ago
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Dan Hardy was knocked out in his last fight, but upcoming opponent Anthony Johnson remains complimentary of the Brit’s standup game. read news >>

  • 4 years ago
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On paper, it's clear that Ryan Bader has an easy plan for victory when he meets Antonio Rogerio Nogueira at UFC 119: get a takedown, work from the top, rinse and repeat. Bader, a two-time All-American and three-time Pac-10 champion at Arizona State University, has the wrestling chops to follow that recipe. But where's the fun in that? "If I get tagged, I can take the fight down," Bader told MMAjunkie Radio. "But no, I'm not looking to go out there and take the fight down and read news >>

  • 4 years ago
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HOUSTON -- It’s taken Rafael “Feijao” Cavalcante over a year to work his way back into title contention since his surprising loss to Mike Kyle at Strikeforce “Lawler vs. Shields” in St. Louis, Mo. read news >>

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