Here is a video by Elite Facts on 10 most shocking MMA injuries of all time.
Despite the risk factors associated with MMA, it is an increasingly popular combat sport. No one can deny the substantial injury risks involved in this sport. But banning this game would not be a good decision.
Instead institutes and fighters should pay more attention to the safety measures. Common sports injury prevention efforts should consider reducing or preventing injuries to the eyes, head and neck in MMA related activities. Preventative measures should focus on improving protective equipment during training. Possible competition rule modifications to further minimize participant injury are recommended.
From past few decades MMA has become massive than ever. There are some not so true MMA myths that continue to be perpetuated about this sport. Even the biggest MMA fan cannot claim to know every truth. Here we are sharing ten of the coolest facts about your favorite game.
Do you know, before becoming an MMA fighter, UFC strawweight Michelle Waterson used to be a Hooters waitress. At UFC 12 Big John McCarthy asked Dan Severn if he had any questions and Severn asked him a strange one. Cody McKenzie won 10 straight fights in a row with a guillotine choke, all of them were in the first round. Know more of them with given video by MMADigest:
Mariusz Pudzianowski Aka “Dominator” is a famous mixed martial artist with five times winner of “World’s Strongest Man” title.
In 2009, Pudzianowski decided to make his debut in mixed martial arts. For his first professional MMA fight, Pudzianowski was matched up against Marcin Najman, who also was making his MMA debut. Pudzianowski gave some of the most exciting, and brutal, fights in mixed martial arts history.
Here is a video by MMA Uploads showing world’s strongest man destroying his opponents:
There are a lot of myths to mislead you in the world of martial arts. Most of these misconceptions are because of profit oriented movies. The only way to save the originality of martial arts is to fight the lies and making people aware of the reality.
Given video episode of WatchMojo’s martial arts myths will explore the hard hitting questions like; is there a death blow? Can martial arts masters take on groups of opponents? Will hitting the nose bone into the brain kill someone? How strong are black belts? Did Shaolin Monks invent martial arts? and many more!
Don’t let these myths undermine this dynamic and spectacular sport. We suggest everyone to speak about it with people around you. Please feel free to ask your questions related to martial arts myths in the comments section.
After a disappointing loss at UFC Fight Night 101 in Melbourne to Omari Akhmedov, 33-fight Kyle Noke announces his retirement on November 27, 2016.
He made the announcement on twitter:
Noke retired with a professional MMA record of 22-10-1, and a record of 6-6 in the UFC. Noke also spoke about his decision after the event, here is what he said:
“I did kinda have it in my head before the fight, which isn’t probably the best thing going into the fight,” Noke said. “But the fight just proved it to me. I’m just not as fast as I used to be. Not as good.
“I had a great time in the sport, but it’s time to do something else now.”