Travis Browne ditches Coach Edmond for this weekend’s UFC main event

No coach in the history of MMA has gotten more of an online beating than Ronda Rousey’s infamous coach Edmond Tarverdyan. MMA fans and fighters alike have criticized Tarverdyan for his coaching style and for the perceived lack of improvement seen in Rousey’s last two outings. Former heavyweight title contender and main squeeze of Rousey, … Read more

Interview: Bryan Caraway helping out MMA fighters in India

MMA in India is at its very inception. The sport hasn’t gained much of a mainstream acceptance and most fighters still need quality coaches. In their attempt to help Indian MMA grow, Superhuman Gym was back with another one of their seminars. This time they had top-ranked UFC bantamweight Bryan Caraway who was there to share … Read more

Tristar’s Coach Firas Zahabi gives Nunes vs. Rousey post-fight analysis

Renowned Tristar head coach Firas Zahabi gives his thoughts on Edmond Tarverdyan and his coaching of Ronda Rousey, as well as how she has performed in some of her most notable past fights and what led to her first-round knockout loss to Amanda Nunes at UFC 207. In contrast to most of the Internet, Firas … Read more

The Top 10 Books That EVERY MMA Coach And MMA Athlete Should Read In 2014

When I sat down 2 years ago and had a conversation with Greg Jackson, we were talking about training and coaching philosophies and we were going back and forth about the books which we had read. Our reading lists at that time were almost the same.

Dr. Rosi Sexton and Dr. Rhadi Ferguson on: Performance Comparisons in MMA Athletes and its Impact on Coaching

After a competitive Mixed Martial Arts bout has come to a conclusion, it is time for the coach and/or coaches and the athlete to analyze the athlete’s performance.

Interview: Dr. Rhadi Ferguson responds to comments from American Top Team General Manager (part 1)

Dr. Rhadi Ferguson responds to a statement released from American Top Team General Manager Richie Guerrero after he called the coaching Hector Lombard received in his UFC debut “almost delusional”.

Elaborate gameplans and… why you should NOT listen to Rampage Jackson when it comes to coaching

Dr. Rhadi Ferguson takes former UFC light heavyweight champion “Rampage” Jackson to task for his dismissive attitude toward “elaborate game plans” in MMA.