Archive: kumite

Jan 21, 2014 12:43 pm

FREE FIGHT VIDEO | Jose Aldo vs. Mark Hominick

Former WEC and current UFC featherweight champion Jose Aldo got his first taste of the UFC in his title defense against Mark Hominick. Hominick, riding a five fight win streak, was impressive early but Aldo’s striking and takedowns proved too much.

Dec 20, 2013 10:21 am

FREE FIGHT VIDEO | Before The UFC There Was The Real Life ‘Bloodsport’ (Kumite)

In 1981 thoughts of the UFC were nonexistent, however the groundwork for mixed rules fighting was already well underway. Much like the popular film ‘Bloodsport’, starring Jean Claude Van Damme, Hong Kong was a hot bed for international martial arts competitions. Check out the video clip above for some real live Kumite action from the...