805 Search Results for AKA

Jan 9, 2016 11:53 am

Check this Video : 80’ish Year Old Man vs Much Younger Russian at AKA

If you ever come up with an excuse to miss a training session or a workout,  just remember the older gentleman in this video. Randy Couture retired at a ripe age of 48 from the fight game,  while Dan Henderson still on the active  roster at 45, winning 1 of 3 fights last year. You’re...

Jan 2, 2016 4:51 pm

UFC 195 Fight Pass Prelim Results: Soto vs Tanaka

Second fight of the night is Joe “One Bad Mofo” Soto vs Japan’s Michinori Tanaka. Soto is on a two fight losing streak and looks to turn things around in 2016. Tanaka was undefeated winning his UFC debut but losing his most recent outing last year against Kyung Ho Kang at UFC Fight Night 52....

Dec 22, 2015 12:00 pm

WATCH! Luke Rockhold returns to AKA for the first time since winning championship

The Champ is here! @LukeRockhold first time back to @AKA_HQ since getting his belt! pic.twitter.com/JWBpSX7LPT — Cain Velasquez (@cainmma) December 21, 2015 Earlier this month at UFC 194 Luke Rockhold put on a spectacular performance against Chris Weidman that saw him ultimately pick up a 4th round TKO win and claim the UFC middleweight championship....

Nov 26, 2015 10:20 am

Clip Of The Day! Bas Rutten defeats Tsuyoshi Kosaka via TKO

Bas Rutten vs Tsuyoshi Kosaka at UFC 18 on January 8, 1999 at Pontchartrain Center in New Orleans, Louisiana #DWCOTD A video posted by Dana White (@danawhiteufc) on Nov 26, 2015 at 10:09am PST For UFC President Dana White’s ‘Clip Of The Day’ he selected a clip of MMA legend Bas Rutten defeating Tsuyoshi Kosaka...

Nov 6, 2015 10:20 pm

Dana White Clip Of The Day: Takanori Gomi vs. Ralph Gracie

“Takanori Gomi vs Ralph Gracie on May 23, 2004 at Pride Bushido 3. #DWCOTD” A video posted by Dana White (@danawhiteufc) on Nov 6, 2015 at 11:25am PST For UFC President Dana White’s Clip of The Day for Friday, he selected a video of Takanori Gomi defeating Ralph Gracie via TKO at Pride Bushido 3...

Nov 6, 2015 5:09 pm

Bellator 145 results: Augusto Sakai vs. Alex Huddleston

Despite a late 3rd round comeback attempt by Alex Huddleston, it wasn’t enough to steal a decision win from Augusto Sakai. Huddleston rocked Sakai hard with just seconds left in the fight, pouring on the ground and pound as the final bell sounded. Ultimately the judges awarded Sakai the win via decision.

Oct 28, 2015 11:03 am

Mark Hunt slimming down with AKA Thailand for UFC 193!

Mark Hunt has been training with AKA Thailand and has been slimming down for his fight with Antonio “Bigfoot” Silva at UFC 193. An epic clash is bound to happen with the two already having one of the greatest fights in heavyweight history already go down at UFC Fight Night 33 where the two fought...

Oct 7, 2015 12:54 pm

REPLAY! Last Man To Beat McGregor AKA Joe Duffy Makes Quite The UFC Debut

Re-watch when Duffy knocked out Jake Lindsey in his UFC debut at UFC 185. ‘Irish’ Joe Duffy is known as the last man to defeat UFC interim featherweight champ Conor McGregor, but the fighter is much more than that and he showed it in his UFC debut and in his fights since then. He’s currently...

Oct 7, 2015 11:08 am

Training For a Comeback — Bethe Correia’s First Day At AKA

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Sep 27, 2015 6:08 am

REPLAY! Jingliang faceplants after getting choked out by Nakamura

Keita Nakamura wrapped up the preliminary portion of “UFC Fight Night 75” with a beautiful submission! After taking the back of Li Jingliang in the final round of the fight, Nakamura applied a rear naked choke. Jingliang made it back to his feet only to get choked out standing, leading to him face planting in...

Sep 26, 2015 7:01 pm

UFN 75 Results: Keita Nakamura Puts Opponent To Sleep With Crazy RNC Finish

Li Jingliang and Keita Nakamura came out guns blazing in their preliminary fight. It didn’t take long for Nakamura to get the fight down. From there he worked in the full guard and attempted to land some nice ground and pound. Jingliang kept a pretty tight guard and protected himself pretty well on the bottom....

Aug 27, 2015 12:34 am

Tour Luke Rockhold’s “Ghetto Palacio” — AKA All Access

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Aug 25, 2015 2:17 pm

AKA Coach Takes Responsibility For Cain’s Loss: ‘I Failed At My Job’

[ooyala code=”xsazBmdjpnbNG4OCyqDfUvlBM700o40k” player_id=”bd214e34cfad476984102de4bf5e8da2″ width=”640″ height=”360″ auto=”true” autoplay=”true”] Former UFC heavyweight champion Cain Velasquez is well known for being a cardio-machine inside the octagon. The Mexican-American fighter is often able to push a pace that his opponents simply can’t match, which eventually causes them to crumble beneath him. However, that was not the case in Cain’s...

Aug 19, 2015 10:15 am

DC: ‘There’s No Tension Between AKA And Dana White’

[ooyala code=”A4N2pzdjpsLmDW4gZHlii26WWWSnJyGR” player_id=”bd214e34cfad476984102de4bf5e8da2″ width=”960″ height=”540″ auto=”true” autoplay=”true”] UFC light heavyweight champion Daniel Cormier is in a little bit of a pickle. He’s apart of American Kickboxing Academy, or AKA for short. That’s his team and those are his training partners. He’s also obviously the UFC champ and works as a UFC analyst on FOX Sports....

Aug 19, 2015 5:23 am

AKA’s Killers Gather — Cain, D.C., Rockhold, Khabib, More Training Footage — All Access

[ooyala code=”J5c3UxdzpDWlYbuxxRyJVVXCUwnYxE3R” player_id=”bd214e34cfad476984102de4bf5e8da2″ width=”1280″ height=”720″ auto=”true” autoplay=”true”] It takes a lot to be considered a world class team in the sport of Mixed Martial Arts, but American Kickboxing Academy is just that. With three title fights coming up and a hungry Russian nursing injuries, the stable in San Jose is about as rich as they...

Aug 14, 2015 9:33 am

AKA Has Three Title Fights Coming Up — Who you got?

[ooyala code=”x3YjBmdjqLT9rZK7MHc5KN1vISoj04QH” player_id=”bd214e34cfad476984102de4bf5e8da2″ width=”640″ height=”360″ auto=”true” autoplay=”true”]   One gym, three upcoming title fights, things are looking pretty good for American Kickboxing Academy right now. UFC light heavyweight champion Daniel Cormier will defend his belt for the first time at UFC 192 against Alexander Gustafsson. That fight’s scheduled for Oct. 3 in Houston, TX. Although...

Aug 9, 2015 7:00 am

WOW! — 3-Minutes of Hilarious Trash Talk With Luke And D.C. — AKA All Access!

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Jul 12, 2015 6:00 am

UFC 189 Results: Conor McGregor AKA Mystic Mac, Gets TKO Finish In Round 2

The main event for the the interim featherweight title between Chad Mendes and Conor McGregor just went down at UFC 189. Even before the fight started McGregor was talking to Mendes in the cage, Mendes just laughed at him. McGregor literally ran to Mendes and threw a spinning kick. Mendes briefly got the fight down,...

Jun 9, 2015 3:35 pm

Khabib’s Dad Talks About The Injury Rate At AKA

Daniel Cormier, Cain Velasquez, Luke Rockhold and Khabib Nurmagomedov all train at American Kickboxing Academy. That’s two current UFC champions, one upcoming title challenger and one of the top UFC lightweights. So what’s the big deal? The deal is that UFC president has been vocal with his opinions on AKA and their training methods. White...

Jun 1, 2015 2:01 am

WATCH! Mike Swick Returns to AKA Thailand

A decade after his memorable performance as a cast member of the original season of The Ultimate Fighter, Mike Swick returns to Thailand to repay a country that helped fuel his UFC career. Championship Mindset — Cain Velasquez Prepares For UFC 188

May 28, 2015 10:03 am

UFC Heavyweight Champion Cain Velasquez: ‘AKA’s Methods Providing Good Results’

Cain Velasquez is set to put his title on the line against the UFC interim heavyweight champion Fabricio Werdum. Velasquez, who trains out of AKA, has been criticized for being injured fairly often. Something Dana White attributed to his gym and what he perceives as stone age type training. Now, Velasquez, while talking to FOX...

May 22, 2015 3:02 am

Who Has The Better High Kick, D.C. or Rockhold? — AKA All Access

Ahead of this weekend’s UFC 187 main event, UFC light-heavyweight title challenger Daniel Cormier keeps it light in the gym, and BJPENN.COM’s Layzie The Savage was there to capture more AKA ALL ACCESS! Enjoy! The 209 Stays Ready! Nate Diaz Beats This Heavy Bag Like It Stole From Him — WATCH!