Independent MMA Link Club

As the corporate climate of MMA continues to grow, fewer and fewer notable independent MMA sites remain. Each week we will bring you some of the top articles from a few of our friends still holding it down out there. From the East Coast to the West Coast, the U.K. and Asia, this is the Independent MMA Link Club.

Renzo Gracie preparing for a return to the UFC

Brazilian Jiu Jitsu specialist Renzo Gracie has recently indicated he has plans of returning to the UFC octagon for a second time. The 45-year-old still has a desire to compete and with several fights still on his contract, it seems fans will get to see a Gracie in the UFC again soon.

The Gracie family’s six best performances

This weekend Kazushi Sakuraba takes on another member of the legendary Gracie family when he meets Ralek Gracie at Dream 14. There is not any fighter that has caused more damage to the reputation of MMA’s first family. If Ralek is able to pull of a victory it could become one of the most memorable performances in the long family history. Let’s take a look at the rest of the top six performances.

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UFC 112 results and play-by-play

ABU DHABI – “UFC 112: Invincible” takes place today at the newly built Concert Arena on Yas Island in the United Arab Emirates. It is the UFC’s first ever event in the Middle East, and will air live on pay-per-view beginning at 12:00 a.m. ET/9:00 a.m. PT. will provide live results and play-by-play commentary … Read more