Results for: armbar in news

  • 7 days ago
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LAS VEGAS – In a frantic fight that saw both women trading submission attempts all over the cage, Felice Herrig was the one to finally finish one in her bout with Lisa Ellis. Filed under: News, UFC read news >>

  • 7 days ago
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Felice Herrig pulled off an armbar to win in the "featured prelim" bout on the TUF Finale card. She was one of six fighters to get their hands raised on the prelims. Tonight saw all-female prelims for the UFC as the contestants from The Ultimate Fighter stepped into the cage to try and prove they belonged on the world's biggest MMA stage after a season of reality show nonsense. Felice Herrig got to the UFC after a lengthy career that has seen her on some of the bigger stages in the sport, taking read news >>

  • 8 days ago
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LAS VEGAS – Aisling Daly looked for submissions early and often in her bout with Alex Chambers, and with just seven seconds left in the opening round she managed to snag one.Filed under: News, UFC read news >>

  • 27 days ago
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AUSTIN, Texas – Yves Edwards didn’t seem to see the right hand from Akbarh Arreola that floored him early, but he got a good look at the armbar that finished him moments later.Filed under: News, UFC read news >>

  • 28 days ago
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Now that jiu-jitsu tournaments have become a big deal again, thanks to the emergence of Metamoris and grappling "super fights" (like this one), fans of the ground game have been wondering if the man, the myth, and the legend -- Rickson Gracie -- would consider jumping into the fray. Don't hold your breath. "I don’t see myself competing anymore because I've completely lost interest in competition," Gracie told MMA Fighting. "My injuries wouldn't allow me to perform the way I would like. It’s not read news >>

  • a month ago
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So it appears that not only will parents dress their children as Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) bantamweight titleholder Ronda Rousey, they will also arrange them in various fight poses to emulate the "Rowdy" armbar finish. Good thing no one is dressing their kid as Mark Hunt, because I'm not sure walking into a daycare center and knocking out a six-year old is the right look for All Hallows' Eve. Speaking of archaic traditions, check out the leading candidate for consume of the year right read news >>

  • a month ago
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RIO DE JANEIRO – Gilbert Burns isn’t sneaking up on anyone with his jiu-jitsu these days, but as he proved with a first-round submission win over Christos Giagos, maybe he doesn’t need to. Filed under: News, UFC read news >>

  • 3 months ago
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BRASILIA, Brazil – Godofredo Pepey continues to deliver thrills inside the octagon. It took him a few minutes to find an opening, but when he did, he finished Dashon Johnson in highlight-reel fashion.Filed under: News, UFC read news >>

  • 3 months ago
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Many of the most timeless submissions in the history of MMA unfolded unexpectedly. Anderson Silva's fifth-round triangle armbar of Chael Sonnen was a classic stunner simply because it spoiled a seemingly definite upset win for The American Gangster. Others, such as Forrest Griffin's rear-naked choke of Mauricio "Shogun" Rua, generated extraordinary attention due to the nature and the degree of the upset. Regardless of their modus operandi, every fighter on this list secured a spot in MMA lore fo read news >>

  • 4 months ago
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T.P. Grant kicks off a sub-series of Judo Chops with conceptual looks at transition grappling and starts off with the Flying Armbar. When someone first begins to learn submission grappling, they are often introduced to the basic positions and learn fundamentals about each of them: proper defensive posture, techniques, and ways to move to other positions. These basics are often a student's first introduction to the concept of transitioning. They start to discover that moving between these positio read news >>

  • 5 months ago
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Jiu-Jitsu world champion Talita Nogueira is currently in the process of negotiating a contract with the UFC and hopes to expose Rousey’s “flaws” in the near future. Undefeated jiu-jitsu specialist Talita Nogueira could soon become the latest addition to the UFC women's bantamweight division. The decorated world champion revealed that her manager is currently in negotiations with the UFC's matchmaker and hopes to get a deal ironed out sooner rather than later. "My manager is talking to Sean Shelb read news >>

  • 5 months ago
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LAS VEGAS -- Leandro Issa talks about the third-round armbar he used to submit Jumabieke Tuerxun at the TUF 19 Finale, feeling like he was behind on the cards and needed a finish, overcoming his loss to Russell Doane, and more. read news >>

  • 5 months ago
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Two American Judo Olympians, Travis Stevens and Jimmy Pedro, so how to defend the Judo favored rolling arm attack. read news >>

  • 5 months ago
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Well, that didn't take long. Nate Marquardt was on a Middleweight mission from God to get back on the winning track after losing three straight Welterweight matches. Mission accomplished. Marquardt tooled James Te Huna -- a former Light Heavyweight who was making his 185-pound debut -- earlier this morning (June 28, 2014) in the main event of UFC Fight Night 43, which took place at The Vector Arena in Auckland, New Zealand. It all started with a gut-busting knee from Marquardt to the belly early read news >>

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