Cool Things I Learned from Barao vs Dillishaw at UFC 173

The only fight I really watched at UFC 173 was the Barao versus Dillishaw fight. Both of these fighters are extremely talented and have a lot of experience; I was definitely excited to see this match. Wow, I was impressed how Dillishaw defeated Barao. http://youtu.be/pQ_7hQ7Y4a0 The fight got me really excited because it made me recall a lot of great …

Jose Aldo and Dede Pederneiras at UFC 129

Dedé seminar pics and congrats to José Aldo and Mark Hominick

Kombat Arts students were extra invested in UFC 129’s most electrifying bout. The incredible co-main event featured not only an Ontario fighter to root for, Mark Hominick, but also Team Nova Uniao’s José Aldo. Even more than expected, both fighters put on a world class showing demonstrating great heart. Aldo showcased his champion’s spirit by successfully defending his featherweight belt …

Lazy Link Dump: Attack of the Flying Triangle edition

Our Link Dump returns to a Sunday schedule this weekend. Did you enjoy your UFC week? Gracie brothers Ryron and Rener dissect GSP vs. Jake Shields and Pablo Garza’s flying triangle from UFC 129. [GracieBreakdown] It’s no wonder Randy Couture received such a deafening standing ovation after his retirement bout last Saturday. Leading up to the fight, Matt Bishop reminds …

Machida KO kicks Couture at UFC 129

UFC 129 results: Biggest and best UFC of all time?

The biggest UFC in history was also maybe the greatest card we’ve seen yet. Despite a relatively restrained main event, the night was stacked from top-to-bottom with amazing finishes, tremendous displays of heart, emotional moments, and all around fantastic martial artistry. There’s way too much to talk about, so sound off in the comments with your reactions. Here are the …

Video: ‘Countdown to UFC 129’ and fight predictions

The UFC’s hype machine is in full gear, pushing a number of storylines for this weekend’s monumental event in Toronto. Georges St. Pierre is facing possibly his greatest challenge yet in ground wizard Jake Shields; Jose Aldo makes his UFC debut against a very skilled Mark Hominick, putting his title and his hype on the line; and 47-year-old Randy Couture …

UFC Fight for the Troops 2 results

In a very forward thinking move by the UFC, Fight for the Troops’ first four bouts were streamed live via Facebook, with the main card broadcast live on Spike. It was far from the most important card in terms of big picture impact, but still some interesting match-ups. Waylon Lowe def. Williamy Freire via unanimous decision Rani Yahya def. Mike …