374 Search Results for Muay Thai

Jan 28, 2016 1:51 am

Did the UFC miss the boat on Russian female prospect Anastasia Yankova?

MMA is about technical skill, putting on exciting fights and ultimately, winning. However, when you can toss in charisma and looks to the package, you have all the ingredients necessary to produce a star not just in MMA, but in pop culture. Look at how former UFC bantamweight champion Ronda Rousey has fared with her...

Jan 14, 2016 1:37 am

WATCH! #TBT Ronda Rousey’s coach Edmond Tarverdyan in his second MMA fight

Check out this Throwback Thursday video featuring Ronda Rousey’s head coach Edmond Tarverdyan in his second professional MMA fight against Dominic Gutierrez back in 2012. In this fight, there is a role reversal as Ronda Rousey corners Tarverdyan for his match. Tarverdyan, a former WBC Muay Thai champion holds a 2-0 MMA record but has...

Jan 7, 2016 8:35 am

Donald Cerrone confirms he was fined for uniform infraction

Earlier today news broke that 3 fighters had been fined for violating the UFC’s ‘Athlete Outfitting Policy’ and another 12 have been warned about violating the policy. Fighter’s are fined for “knowingly” violating the policy after having an opportunity to correct it according to Tracey Bleczinski, the UFC Senior VP of Global Consumer Products, who...

Jan 2, 2016 6:18 pm

UFC 195 FS1 Prelim Results: Kish vs Ansaroff

Justine Kish the ethnic Russian born fighting out of Cramerton NC (4-0 MMA) vs Nina Ansaroff (6-4 MMA). Kish is a European Muay Thai champion and formerly had a short stint on TUF but left the house do to a knee injury. Ansaroff was on a five fight win streak until her first UFC event...

Jan 2, 2016 5:53 pm

UFC 195 FS1 Prelim Results: Holtzman vs Dober

Scott “Hot Sauce” Holtzman (8-0 MMA) against Drew Dober (15-7-1 MMA) should be a a classic match up of striker vs grappler. Dober who has a background in Muay Thai and BJJ will have better success on the ground where “Hot Sauce” is going to want to keep this fight on the feet. Round two...

Dec 30, 2015 9:05 am

MUST SEE! This pad session will leave you speechless

Buakaw is without a doubt one of the greatest Muay Thai fighters on the planet. In this video you can see why. Boakaw goes straight beast mode on these pads, and just watching him makes us exhausted. Check out the footage above, and see Boakaw kicking down a banana tree by clicking THIS LINK.

Dec 30, 2015 8:45 am

FAIL! Kickboxer breaks arm BEFORE fight even starts

Not a great way to start a fight The UnderGround Muay Thai SeriesFight ends before it even begins. Ouch! Posted by The Underground on Monday, December 14, 2015 We’ve seen fighters injure themselves after their fights with their post-fight celebrations, but this Muay Thai fighter broke his arm before the fight even started, forcing his...

Dec 2, 2015 7:43 am

WATCH! John Wayne Parr breaks down jumping scissor knee

Famed Kickboxer and Muay Thai fighter John Wayne Parr has released yet another striking video, this time demonstrating how to throw a jumping scissor knee. In addition, you can see Parr teaching a step-up knee by clicking THIS LINK.

Nov 11, 2015 11:46 am

BREAKDOWN! Joanna Jedrzejczyk vs. Valerie Letourneau

This Saturday in Melbourne Australia, Joanna Jedrzejczyk will look to defend her UFC women’s strawweight championship against Valerie Letourneau at the Etihad Stadium in to co-main event of UFC 193. Ahead of the fight we decided to do a breakdown of the co-main event bout and look at what both women will have to do...

Nov 6, 2015 8:29 am

Faber: VanZant believes she’s ready for Jedrzejczyk fight

Paige VanZant has been on a tear since entering the UFC. The 21 year old has gone 3-0 inside the Octagon to build an impressive 6-1 professional MMA record. While ’12 Gauge’ may be gearing up for the biggest test of her career next month when she fights Rose Namajunas on December 10th, in her...

Nov 3, 2015 11:26 am

MUST SEE! Meet Russian MMA fighter Anastasia Yankova

Have you heard of Russian MMA fighter Anastasia Yankova yet? The 24-year-old 2011 Muay Thai kickboxing champion in Russia has made a transition to MMA and holds a 2-0 record as a flyweight, finishing both her opponents by submission. The stunning fighter who is currently fighting in Russia has already attracted the likes of Reebok...

Nov 3, 2015 7:09 am

WATCH! Fighter goes too far in gym challenge?

Gym challenge fight in Beijing The UnderGround Gym Challenge Series: The guy in black/yellow challenged the guy in red to a fight, at the subway station. So red challenged yellow to fight at Beijng's Battle Club Muay Thai. This is safer than fighting on concrete, but still … Posted by The Underground on Sunday, November...

Nov 1, 2015 8:47 pm

MUST SEE! Greatest spinning elbow KO ever?

This spinning elbow knockout from a Muay Thai fight in Thailand may very well be the best one we’ve ever seen. Where does this rank amongst your favorite spinning elbow knockouts?

Nov 1, 2015 7:33 am

MUST SEE! Fighter kicks down banana tree

It’s no secret that Muay Thai fighters have unbelievably strong kicks. This guy takes it one step further to prove the brutality of his kicks by kicking down a banana tree.

Oct 14, 2015 10:36 am

Openly Gay Martial Artist Finding Support Group In Fellow Fighters

Openly gay martial artist Nicholas “Rush” Rotas shared his story and explained how his teammates and other fighters have helped to provide a support group for him. Rotas detailed his story in a piece he wrote on Outsports, a site that features gay athletes. Rota is a blue belt in BJJ and also trains in...

Oct 3, 2015 12:10 pm

WHOA! Bounce Off The Ropes, Flying Elbow KO (Replay)

Sometimes the ropes can help you out and sometimes they can assist you in getting knocked out, this clip shows the latter. Another, perhaps even more interesting thing about this KO, is the fact that it’s a freaking flying elbow KO. Have you even heard of that before? I mean we’ve all seen out share...