Posts Tagged ‘Mixed Martial Arts’

Catch Wrestling… Catch Wrestling or Catch as Catch Can is a form of martial arts formed in Great Britian but the history of Catch Wrestling can be traced back toPankration – according to Billy Robinson. Pankration – was a martial art introduced into the Greek Olympic Games in 648 BC and founded as a blend of boxing and wrestling but […]

Why is Lovato’s Voted the #1 Oklahoma Martial Arts Academy?… The Oklahoma martial arts scene has been highly developed by one family imparticular, The Lovato family. Having been in the Oklahoma martial arts business for over 18 years and producing several multiple World champion martial artists as well as giving countless students more confidence, the […]

UFC Fight Night 25.. Before he stepped into the Octagon on Sunday night at Bradley Center in Milwaukee, welterweight slugger Chris Lytle announced it would be his last MMA fight. The man standing across from him in the cage, Dan Hardy, was fighting to keep his UFC career alive. Don’t miss a moment of the […]

Shaq in MMA ? NBA legend Shaquille O’Neal has long been a fan of mixed martial arts, and the 15-time All-Star has often said he’d like to compete in a real MMA bout at least once in his life. In fact, O’Neal even has an opponent in mind: Korean giant Hong Man Choi. But would […]

Footwork for mixed martial arts and stand up The fighter with better footwork and movement skills has a definitve advantage in any fight, however, it is an aspect of fight training that is more often than not neglected taken for granted. Fighters who have taken the time to perfect their movement skills whether in boxing, […]

Rory MacDonald UFC 133.. PHILADELPHIA — On a show built around some of the Ultimate Fighting Championship’s ( UFC ) most experienced competitors, Saturday’s standout performance belonged to a 22-year-old. Welterweight fighter Rory MacDonald’s technical knockout of Mike Pyle in less than four minutes Saturday at UFC 133 capped his third dominant performance in four […]

UFC 133 Rashad Evans vs Tito Ortiz.. PHILADELPHIA — Rashad Evans spent 14 months outside the Octagon before the Ultimate Fighting Championship’s ( UFC )  return to Philadelphia on Saturday, so it would have been reasonable to expect some signs of ring rust. “If that was ring rust,” UFC president Dana White said, “it’s gonna […]

OKC MMA Bellator fighter Jared Hess joins Team Lovato… Once again OKC mma training at Lovato’s School of Brazilian Jiu Jitsu and Mixed Martial Arts just got even better with the addition of top middleweight prospect, Jared Hess, into the Lovato MMA Team. OKC mma star, Jared Hess, has an incredible11-2 MMA record including all wins […]

Lovato’s BJJ and MMA will be closed Memorial Day weekend… Lovato’s School of Brazilian Jiu Jitsu and MMA will be closed Saturday, Sunday, and Monday for Memorial Day and Memorial Day weekend. Use this time off to reflect on what you need to work on when you come back to your bjj and mma training […]

Xande is Back at Lovato’s for brazilian jiu jitsu!.. This month is one of the most important months to all the brazilian jiu jitsu competitors at Lovato’s School of Brazilian Jiu Jitu and MMA. This month will see all of Team Lovato’s bjj competitors putting the final aspects and training ultra hard for the World Championships of […]