This was Tito’s only hope; a last minute triangle to armbar attempt that quickly failed. Lyoto Machida went on to win a unanimous decision in which could very well be Tito Ortiz’s last fight in the UFC. Notice Tito’s raw leg in the picture; tell tale sign of Machida’s leg kicks.
The first part of this first video has some Lyoto highlights then goes into round one with Lyoto Machida’s fight with Rich Franklin. Round 1 [youtube=http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Z6AWqnR-lWY&hl=en] Round 2 [youtube=http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=13GVDrDwVM4&hl=en]
[youtube=http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=5_YlcOszhDI&hl=en] I wonder what is up with the cane? This awards show was on CBS, hence the tie-in with Kimbo and Elite XC which both will premiere on CBS May 31st for the very first live broadcast of MMA on mainstream television in prime time. It will be a monumental night for Mixed Martial Arts.
[youtube=http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=uw4nGiv6jWM] Anderson “The Spider” Silva has moves inside and outside the cage.
It’s true, Michael Jackson is evidently a fan of The Ultimate Fighting Championship as evidenced by his appearance at UFC 84. Attendees report seeing the King of Pop wheeled into the arena in a wheelchair just in time for the Tito Ortiz vs. Lyoto Machida match with his face covered with a hood and sporting … Read more
[youtube=http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=bGjfp5CCv_o&hl=en] It’s pretty cool how Kimbo doesn’t keep the smack talk going with Dana. Also, pretty funny when this woman interviewer asks Kimbo, “just what is a Kimbo NUT?”
Check out this perfectly timed knee that dropped Sean Sherk and allowed B.J. Penn to finish the fight and defend his UFC LIghtweight Title at UFC 84 this past Saturday Night.
There’s been so much talk about Lyoto Machida that I had to watch his fight with Tito Ortiz again today. Now I’ve seen it three times in its entirety. It seems there are two schools of thought on Machida and nothing in-between. On the one side we have the people who say he was running … Read more