AKA proposing steps to reduce injury rate

AKA owner/coach Javier Mendez says the team will put to a vote whether to reduce the amout of full MMA sparring that takes place, and replace it with art specific days.

comments (28) »
 

Diaz not going to target Silva's leg 

Nick Diaz: "It's not realistic to go after his injury, unless they got a cut the same week, then it's like, yeah, hit him in the eye, because the $#!^ is going to re-open."
 

'Edgar vs. Swanson' highlights in super slow motion 

Watch the combatants of UFC Fight Night in Austin (UFN 57), Texas punch, kick, and try to submit one another in super slow-motion.
 

Dear bad guys: Stop stealing from Gegard Mousasi 

Gegard Mousasi tweeted after a thief stole his card: "For the jerk that stole my car yesterday, I wish I was fighting you in Sweden on Jan. 24th."
 

McCall vs. Lineker rescheduled for UFC 183 

Earlier this month Ian McCall had to pull out of his fight with John Lineker last minute due to an illness. Today the UFC rescheduled the bout for February.
 

The fight where Rich Franklin mentally broke 

Rich Franklin: "I ended up in the worst situation I could have been in and I mentally broke. I just said, 'I'm gonna lose this fight.'"
 

NIck Diaz: I'm not in love with being an MMA fighter 

Nick Diaz: "I could see myself going, I didn't need to do that, I didn't need to go there. I'm not fanatical or in love with being an MMA fighter."
 

Wiman: Sponsorship like dealing with drug dealers 

Matt Wiman: "But, I've heard that the worst part about taking drugs was dealing with drug dealers. I think that the worst part about sponsors is the people around them."
 

Rothwell: 'Reem should not be talking trash 

Ben Rothwell: "The general consensus was that this guy had brain damage. I think he's getting hit in the head too many times to make that comment."
 

Rankings Update: Barboza/Edgar move up 

This past weekend the UFC held UFC Fight Night Austin'>UFC Fight NIght Austin and both the main event and co-main event had an impact on divisional Rankings.
 

Robin Black breaks down the world's most dangerous nerd 

Robin Black, former glam rock star, retired fighter, and current color commentator breaks down the world's most dangerous nerd, DEEP veteran Doo Ho Choi.
 

Belfort: End of TRT is 'wonderful' 

Vitor Belfort: "It was better for me, because I left a boring treatment that was bothering me, and now I'm stronger, lighter and faster. So, for me, it was wonderful."
 

Siver's 1.9 seconds in Fight Night Boston promo 

In the first promotion for the UFC Fight Night Boston it's clear that McGregor is the driving force behind the marketing effort, but what about his opponent?
 

Holy F@$%ing Usain Bolt punch 

This summer at Nemesis Fighting Alliance: A Warriors Welcome Nikko Glasper charged clear across the cage and landed a devastating Usain Bolt punch on Tommy Sthair.
 

Cormier: It's hard to give up Popeyes, donuts 

In moving from heavyweight to light heavyweight, Daniel Cormier had to give up some of the perks of not having to cut weight for his fights. What was the hardest to give up?
 

Elite MMA Shirt Club November: Glory MMA 

Elite MMA Shirt Club will reveal a new shirt each month from a top level MMA gym that you may have heard about or may know nothing about at all.
 

KIng Mo: MMA is not a true sport 

King Mo: "I can get a bum, let him fight crocodiles lizards and snakes and then put it on YouTube, have him fice MMA fights, have him win against five bums and guess what?"
 
 

Upcoming Premiere Events

 
MMA apparel and training equipment
BLACK FRIDAY

Trending MMA Fighters

Alistair Overeem Alistair Overeem
Next Fight: Stefan Struve
Anderson Silva Anderson Silva
Last Fight: L Chris Weidman
Ben Rothwell Ben Rothwell
Last Fight: W Alistair Overeem
Cain Velasquez Cain Velasquez
Last Fight: W Junior Dos Santos
Chris Weidman Chris Weidman
Last Fight: W Lyoto Machida
Conor McGregor Conor McGregor
Last Fight: W Dustin Poirier
Cub Swanson Cub Swanson
Last Fight: L Frankie Edgar
Daniel Cormier Daniel Cormier
Last Fight: W Dan Henderson
Dennis Siver Dennis Siver
Last Fight: W Charles Rosa
Edson Barboza Edson Barboza
Last Fight: W Bobby Green
Frankie Edgar Frankie Edgar
Last Fight: W Cub Swanson
Gegard Mousasi Gegard Mousasi
Last Fight: L Jacare Souza
Ian McCall Ian McCall
Last Fight: W Bradley Pickett
James Krause James Krause
Last Fight: L Jorge Masvidal
No Headshot Available John Lineker
Last Fight: W Alp Ozkilic
Matt Wiman Matt Wiman
Last Fight: W Isaac Vallie-Flagg
Nick Diaz Nick Diaz
Last Fight: L Georges St-Pierre
Rich Franklin Rich Franklin
Last Fight: L Cung Le
Stephan Bonnar Stephan Bonnar
Last Fight: L Tito Ortiz
Tito Ortiz Tito Ortiz
Last Fight: W Stephan Bonnar
Travis Lutter Travis Lutter
Last Fight: L Rafael Sapo Natal
Vitor Belfort Vitor Belfort
Last Fight: W Dan Henderson