extreme fighting

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A modern sport promoted as a combination of boxing, judo, kick boxing, wrestling, karate, and other martial arts

extreme fighting

Sports medicine A modern blood sport, promoted as a barbaric combination of boxing, kick boxing, wrestling, judo, karate, and other martial arts. See Blood sport. Cf Boxing, Toughman fighting, Ultimate fighting.
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Mixed Martial Arts Lightweight bout: Cosmo Alexandre defeats Sage Northcutt by Knockout (KO) at 0:29 minutes of round 1
If we could do for it mixed martial arts, we can do it for boxing as well,' he added.
The British Association of Mixed Martial Arts has announced three title bouts for the BAMMA 13 main card at the NIA, Birmingham, on Saturday, September 14.
Hosted by female Mixed Martial Arts fighter Gina Begley and Emily Bartee, "Pro WMMA Now!
CREDIT CRUNCHER: Pindi Madahar has given up his day job to be a big hit in mixed martial arts.
It was run in several rings for traditional karate and kickboxing, while the mixed martial arts was in a boxing ring.
The Ultimate Mixed Martial Arts Training Guide: Techniques for Fitness, Self Defense & Competition offers cardio and strength training exercises, striking and defense postures, wrestling techniques and drills to improve punching, kicking and more.
Rob Hewitt turned his love of competitive fighting into a fully -fledged business in 2005, when he launched Fighters Only magazine in Newcastle with the aim of providing mixed martial arts fans in the UK with a dedicated resource.
It will feature three events, headlined by the full-contact mixed martial arts fights which will take place on the evening of December 10.
ISLAMABAD, November 20, 2009 (Balochistan Times): PTV has taken a stride to organize mixed martial arts competitions in the country because international sports events have not been arranged in Pakistan for a long time due to which our youth is deprived of healthy activities.
Now the dedicated firefighter will take up the mammoth 100 round fight using mixed martial arts, a combination of Muaytahi boxing, juijutsu and wrestling.
Manama, June 17 (BNA): President of Bahrain Paralympic Committee Shaikh Mohammed bin Duaij Al Khalifa congratulated His Highness Shaikh Khalid bin Hamad Al Khalifa, First Deputy Chairman of the Supreme Council of Youth and Sports, President of Bahrain Olympic Committee and Honorary President of Bahrain Mixed Martial Arts Association (BMMAA), over Bahrain's achievement of the IMMAF-WMMAA top ranking.

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