It’s round 1, I’m not too sweaty yet and find myself trying to lock up an inverted triangle. But as I try to switch to a scissors lock/armbar, my opponent starts to stand up. Looking back, that’s when I should’ve let go, but hindsight is 20/20 as they say. Now look at me, I’m a … Read more
UFC Flyweight Champion Demetrious Johnson will put his title on the line for a third time this weekend when he faces Team Alpha Male’s Joseph Benavidez in the UFC on FOX 9 main event in Sacramento, Calif. Johnson and Benavidez fought once before, in the UFC flyweight tournament finals in Sept. 2012, with “Mighty Mouse” taking home a close split decision victory and being crowned the UFC’s inaugural 125-pound champion.
Fedor Emelianenko may be retired, but his younger brother, Alexander Emelianenko (21-5), just picked up his third win of 2012 and his fourth win in a row.
The argument for depth in women’s MMA was not bolstered one iota when 61-year-old Sue Hemenway climbed into the cage against 20-something Shelly Hartwell at Michigan Battle League over the weekend.