Anything Can Happen “There are so many ways to win and lose in MMA…knockouts, submissions, left hands, right hands, but also elbows and knees. On paper you can have a guy who looks like he has the tools to win, but one zig when you should have zagged and the fight is over.
This Guy Can Waste You With One Arm Missing the bottom half of his left arm never stopped Nick Newell from kicking ass.
With face-smashing action, fistfuls of drama, and ladies walking around in hot pants, Mixed Martial Arts is putting a serious hurt on time we'd otherwise devote to paying attention to our loved ones. UFCArianny Celeste Rachelle Leah Brittney Palmer Chandella Powell Strikeforce Kelli Hutcherson Jessica Harbour Corissa Furr Bellator Jade Bryce Pacific X-treme Combat Abby Poblador Ayumi Sogawa BAMMA, Cage Warriors Hayley Sams3.
That’s the way the sport is and why it gets people so excited.”—Matt Serra, former UFC welterweight champ who TKO’d Georges St-Pierre at UFC 69 for the biggest upset in MMA history.
Rising Stars Photo: Jason Merritt / Getty Images | Licensed to Alpha Media Group 2012 Gladiators like Jon “Bones” Jones, Junior Dos Santos, and Tony Ferguson are part of a new generation of sports stars. Diehard Fans Photo: Vince Bucci / Getty Images | Licensed to Alpha Media Group 2012 Andy Dick, Anthony Bourdain, David Spade, Snoop Dogg, and Screech all cheer at the sight of a well-executed gogoplata.
As MMA moves out of obscurity, fighters are now as popular as athletes from traditional sports. Now all we need is a celebrity matchup between “Weird” Al Yankovic and Carrot Top.8.
It was clear with Mandy’s response to AM’s tragedy that she still cares for him deeply.