- Daniel Cormier shocked by Dustin Poirier agreeing to fight Colby Covington; “Dude is an absolute fighter”
- Eryk Anders going back to his “grappling roots” ahead of Jun Yong Park fight: “I can find a finish there as well”
- Glover Teixeira announces plans to retire in 2022 regardless of championship status: “I wanna stop this year”
- Forbes reveals the highest-paid athletes of 2022, Conor McGregor comes in at No. 35
- Shu-Ki Fita #30: OM.45
- Anthony Smith believes “underdog” Glover Teixeira will defeat “wildman” Jiri Prochazka at UFC 275: “I think Glover is better everywhere”
- Amanda Nunes explains how Kayla Harrison impacted her decision to leave ATT: “I’m not safe even in my territory”
- Song Yadong calls for rematch with Marlon Vera, ‘Chito’ responds saying he’s fighting Petr Yan next
- Chael Sonnen shares the perfect welterweight fight for Tony Ferguson: “That would serve all the boxes for what we wanted to see as fans”
- Photos | Conor McGregor appears to have trimmed down ahead of his UFC return: “I see dead people”
- Anthony Smith reacts to talks of a Jan Blachowicz title shot: “All of the talk was really kind of confusing the s**t out of me”
- Tony Ferguson says Dana White is to blame for delayed move to welterweight: “Dana made me feel like s**t for going up a weight”
- Alistair Overeem to make pro wrestling debut against Braun Strowman
- Michael Chandler believes he’s the “frontrunner” to fight Conor McGregor next, open to doing the bout in Ireland
- Floyd Mayweather announces helipad boxing event is back on for this weekend
MMA News Of The Day, Every Day
Why is MMA News exploding in popularity?
Blended Martial Arts, or MMA, is quickly developing in prevalence among battle lovers. With the immense fan base collected by Ultimate Fighting Championship (with over 3.4 million devotees on Twitter), MMA is making its imprint as a full-contact battle sport. Here are a couple of explanations for MMA’s quick development in acknowledgment over the world.
Guidelines and groupings
What isolates MMA from other underground battle sports is the exacting arrangement of guidelines and order authorized by group authorities. The warriors are isolated into eight weight classes and certain guidelines are put up to guarantee reasonableness, which is the significant explanation for MMA taking a jump from the underground circuits to standard games. (Imagined) Brazil’s Thiago Santos (L) handles a kick to the leader of Canada’s Steve Bosse during their middleweight battle at the UFC Fight Night occasion in Los Angeles, California, U.S., on June 27, 2015.
Extreme Fighting Championship (UFC)
Since November 1993, UFC has helped put MMA on the worldwide games map. UFC holds customary compensation per-see (PPV) battles each week, which are communicated on different worldwide games channels. Most UFC warriors, including Chris Weidman, Conor McGregor, Ronda Rousey and Miesha Tate, appreciate a VIP status among fans — a few of them showing up in famous TV shows and films. (Envisioned) Ireland’s Conor McGregor (R) takes out Brazil’s José Aldo during their UFC featherweight title session at MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas, Nevada, U.S., on Dec. 12, 2015.
Internet based life following
By keenly utilizing the blasting web based life scene, most well known MMA warriors order an immense online fan base. Posting standard updates and cooperating with fans on stages like Twitter, Facebook and Instagram have carried them closer to the outside world. Brazil’s Anderson Silva (imagined) has more than 7.5 million supporters on Twitter, trailed by Ronda Rousey (USA) with more than 2.2 million adherents and Conor McGregor (Ireland) with more than 1.3 million devotees. MMA News has been increased exponentially.
Much the same as some other worldwide game, MMA isn’t confined to any single nation or sexual orientation. In the UFC alone, there are contenders from Poland (Piotr Hallmann), South Korea (Yui Chul Nam), The Netherlands (Alistair Overeem), and Brazil (Gabriel Gonzaga), among others. Ladies MMA warriors like Miesha Tate (envisioned) and Ronda Rousey from the U.S., Joanna Jedrzejczyk from Poland, and Cristina Stanciu from Romania are continually demonstrating their sturdiness close by other female contenders.
Films on MMA
MMA has started to turn into the focal subject of various standard Hollywood movies, further advancing the game universally. “Never Back Down” (2008), “Warrior” (2011), “The Philly Kid” (2012), and “Here Comes The Boom” (2012) are a couple of models. (Imagined) Tom Hardy (L) and Joel Edgerton (R) in “Warrior.” Even ESPN includes MMA News segments regularly now.
MMA warriors in motion pictures
From Ronda Rousey in “Enraged 7” (2015) and “Escort” (2015) (envisioned) to Gina Carano in “Haywire” (2011) and “Deadpool” (2016), numerous MMA contenders have showed up in well known motion pictures, adding to their big name an incentive among fans.
MMA-advancing associations like UFC, Bellator, Invicta FC and ONE Championship have been showcasing the sessions vigorously to promote the game around the world — depending on procedures like multi-channel advertising efforts to PPV battles.