fighting

From MMA, wrestling, boxing, and more, fighting satisfies your hunger for a good KO.

Hillari Hunter8 days ago
A Sport That Needs to Be Clean
Professional boxing has often had the reputation of being a dirty sport. Movies like Requiem For A Heavyweight (1962) and The Harder They Fall (1956) have depicted questionable practices in the sport....
Neal Litherland18 days ago
Bartitsu: The Original Mixed Martial Art
Who would win in a fight? It's a conversation we've all had at one point in time or another. A heavyweight boxer against a judo master? An Olympic wrestler versus a Brazilian Jujitsu fighter? Obama in...
Neal Litherland21 days ago
How to Knock Someone Out with One Punch
Anyone who's ever watched a fight knows how impressive a one-shot knockout can be. And anyone who's ever actually been in a fight knows that it's a lot harder to pull off than it looks in the movies. ...
Jeffrey Fontanos21 days ago
A Message to the Casual Viewers of Boxing Like Stephen A. Smith
When a game happens in most sports, we don't go in 100% of the time expecting for the same team to win. We hope for a good game. If baseball gave us the Yankees vs Red Sox every year, there wouldn't b...
WatchMojo a month ago
The Tragic Real Life Story of Eddie Guerrero
Some professional wrestlers are legends because of what they've done in the ring. Others become icons thanks to who they were behind the scenes, inspiring everyone around them on a daily basis.
Neal Litherland2 months ago
Glima: The Martial Art Created by the Vikings
When the Norsemen sailed out of Scandinavia, they quickly cultivated a bloody and fearsome reputation. Brutal warriors and vicious raiders, they were also skilled sailors and navigators, and they esta...
Steve Fusinato2 months ago
Three Things All Elite Wrestling Must Do Differently than WWE
It's safe to say AEW's pay per view premiere on Saturday, May 25 is one of the most anticipated professional wrestling events of the past twenty years. The hype train has been rolling ever since Cody,...
SKYLERIZED 2 months ago
Reason First: Can Boxer Adrien Broner Be Redeemed?
Boxer Adrien Broner is in crisis. In an Instagram post, Broner declared that he didn’t “want to live.” After a battery of legal and street nonsense, Broner has handled losing to boxer Manny Pacquiao i...
David Wyld2 months ago
The Fight in Little Phoenix
Trust me. We parents have all been there. The setting could be a sports field or a kitchen table. The matter at hand could be trying to hit even a slowly thrown baseball or calculating the answer to a...
Al Stover2 months ago
Joshua-Ruiz Is Not the Fight We Want, but Probably What We Deserve
Heavyweight champion Anthony Joshua will make his United States boxing debut after all. Reports confirmed that Joshua will defend his WBA Super, IBF, WBO and IBO heavyweight titles against Andy Ruiz Jr. on June 1 at Madison Square Garden. The trip to MSG will be the first fight for Joshua on American soil since he turned pro in 2013, though Ruiz was not his original opponent. Joshua was set to take on Jarrell “Big Baby” Miller until the latter was recently suspended for failing multiple drug tes...
Al Stover2 months ago
Combat Sports Night at a Bar Can Be Fun
After a long day of the district softball tournament, I went to Wild Rivers Bar and Grill in East Wenatchee for a couple of cold ones and dinner to end the day. As I arrived, I noticed a few of the television screens showing the Emanuel Navarrete-Isaac Dogboe rematch, which was the co-feature bout to the Miguel Berchelt and Francisco Vargas title fight. Both the Navarrete-Dogboe, and main event were entertaining. I munched on my roast beef sandwich and consumed my Bud Light as Navarrete earned t...
Why Is Tony Ferguson, the Real Champ?
In Mexico and the Southwestern United States, a monster known as El Cucuy is something like the bogeyman. El Cucuy stands for an amorphous creature, a being able to transform into various animals or b...
Jeffrey Fontanos3 months ago
Claressa Shields and Her Hunger for Greatness
Over the weekend an undisputed boxing match took place, between the best of the middleweight division in women's boxing. Claressa Shields and Christina Hammer. The night ended with the American fighte...
Al Stover3 months ago
Welcome to Bellator, Josh Barnett
Bellator MMA added another UFC champion to their ranks – this time former heavyweight titleholder Josh Barnett. In what was not an April Fools prank, Barnett signed his Bellator contract during the April 1 edition of the “Ariel Helwani Show.” Barnett’s MMA career has been on the shelf since 2016 when the United States Anti-Doping Agency (USADA) informed him of a doping violation from an out-of-competition drug test. In March 2018, Barnett was cleared to fight and received a public reprimand when...
Al Stover3 months ago
Alvarez, Johnson Will Have to Earn ONE Championship Main Event Status
Hardcore mixed martial arts fans kept their eyes on ONE Championships as former UFC champions Demetrious "Mighty Mouse" Johnson and Eddie Alvarez made their promotional debut on March 31. Both fighters competed on ONE's "A New Era" event in separate tournament bouts. Alvarez signed with ONE Championship back in October 2018. He was no stranger to fighting in Japan, having competed for DREAM, MARS, and at Fields Dynamite 2008. Johnson came to ONE Championship in an unusual manner. The UFC traded ...
Nessy Writes3 months ago
A Female Warrior's Journey to Brazilian Jiu Jitsu
I have trained in a range of martial arts for a good 22 years. And I’m only 26. So basically, my entire life. My journey to Brazilian Jiu jitsu (BJJ) has been an interesting one. A long train of event...
Jon McKinnon4 months ago
Junior dos Santos: Still a Heavyweight Force
Not very often in the UFC heavyweight division do we see someone stay on top a division for so long (11 years to be exact), and continue to win decisively, and in devastating fashion. Not only is it h...
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Roy Jones4 months ago
Brawling - An Art Form
The definition of brawling according to the dictionary is "a noisy quarrel, squabble, or fight." While some of that meaning can be used as part of the fighting definition, when we talk about brawlers,...