Let’s Get This Straight. Ben Askren Is A World Champion and an Olympian. Many Mixed Martial Arts organizations have much to offer but…. that Olympian credential, means that Ben Askren was one of the baddest dudes on the planet. And that credential is not up for argument. Can we argue where he ranks in MMA? … Read more
Asia’s largest mixed martial arts promotion, ONE Fighting Championship has confirmed they have officially signed the best lightweight in Asia, Shinya Aoki (30-6-1), to a multi-fight deal. Aoki is scheduled to make his debut with the promotion in the main event at “ONE FC: Pride of a Nation” in Manila on August 31.
Go behind-the-scenes into the training camp of DREAM lightweight champion Shinya Aoki as he prepares for his title defense against Satoru Kitaoka at “DREAM: Genki Desu Ka!” on New Year’s Eve in Saitama, Japan.
Join us tonight as Nick Diaz defends his title against Paul Daley, Gilbert Melendez defends his title against Tatsuya Kawajiri, Keith Jardine takes on Gegard Mousasi and Shinya Aoki faces rising star Lyle Beerbohm.
How will Strikeforce lightweight rising star Lyle Beerbohm do when he steps in the cage against Japanese submission god Shinya Aoki this weekend at “Strikeforce: Diaz vs. Daley?” Beerbohm says he’s got it all under control.
Although Shinya Aoki recently criticized lay-and-pray wrestlers, he didn’t seem too interested in looking for the finish against Marcus Aurelio at DREAM 16.
DREAM.16 took place Saturday, Sept. 25, in Japan. There were a number of intriguing fights including the DREAM 2010 light heavyweight grand prix finals between Gegard Mousasi and Tatsuya Mizuno. And we got the videos just for you.