Posts Tagged ‘MMA’

OKC jiu jitsu OKC jiu jitsu was displayed at Dallas, TX this weekend. Team Lovato brought 17 adult competitors with 2 children for the Fight To Win Europa Show Grappling Tournament. 17 adult competitors of Team Lovato presented what OKC jiu jitsu was all about. They were able to take home 17 medals. They showed […]

Football season soon – MMA training in Oklahoma City . . . The season for football is almost here, preseason training is over and regular season games are about here. Many football players, like DeMarco Murray, train MMA in the offseason. There are fighters in the UFC and other organizations that used to play football. You […]

MMA training in Oklahoma City . . . Last month, Lovato’s School of Brazilian Jiu Jitsu and MMA finished the expansion, adding three more matted areas to the building. From this gain in mat space, the school had to adopt a new schedule, to make use of the mats at all times. The schedule offers […]

Top BJJ fighters meet at ADCC 2011… There are two super fights confirmed for the 2011 ADCC. For the main event for the 2011 ADCC, Strikeforce middleweight titleholder, “Jacare” Souza will face Gracie Barra BJJ fighter Braulio Estima. The location for the ADCC tournament changes every 2 years and this year, it will take place […]

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 […]

Next big MMA event: UFC 134 – Silva vs Okami . . . This next big MMA event is going to be epic, it has one of the most stacked cards of the year. Returning to the octagon is former UFC light heavy weight champion and The Ultimate Fighter season 1 winner, Forrest Griffin, in his […]

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 […]

Chad Mendes Talks Rani Yahya… Touted as one of the top featherweights in the UFC, Chad Mendes should soon get his shot at reigning champion José Aldo. First, though, he has to get past his task for this coming Saturday: he has to beat the always dangerous Rani Yahya, winner of the 2007 ADCC and […]