mixed martial art


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Related to mixed martial art: MMA, Muay Thai, boxing

mixed martial art

n.
Any of various sports that combine techniques from different martial arts, allowing punches, throws, holds, and often kicks. Contestants usually wear small gloves with open-ended fingers.
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The club teaches Muay Thai, a mixed martial art similar to kick boxing.
However, remuneration in the mixed martial art discipline is complicated when compared to other disciplines.
First, he was tapped to replace Alexander Gustaffson as number one contender to reigning light heavyweight champion Jon Jones now he is being subbed in for Chael Sonnen as the permanent co-host of FOX Sport's mixed martial art themed show, "UFC Tonight.
boxing, karate, judo, or hapkido) or in a mixed martial art format without adverse impact to the mission.
The mixed martial art had benefited from the strategy of His Highness Shaikh Nasser bin Hamad Al Khalifa and was realized in reality to reach its goal of raising the name and flag of Bahrain high in international events to highlight the bright picture of Bahraini sports, especially mixed martial arts".
6 (BNA): Bahrain Mixed Martial Arts Federation will hold a press conference tomorrow, Wednesday, in cooperation with HHSK Media Office to announce the organization of the fifth edition of the Mixed Martial Arts World Championship for Amateurs as well as the Brave International Week for Fighting.
There's a big difference between boxing and mixed martial arts.
Pouncing on the mixed martial arts boom in the country, ONE Championship is set to stage four events in the Philippines next year.
5 May 2017 - US-based mixed martial arts organisation Alliance MMA, Inc.
Sumo for Mixed Martial Arts: Winning Clinches, Takedowns, & Tactics" by Andrew Zerling (a black-belt martial artist with over two decades of experience in a variety of styles) is an innovative instruction manual and guide that demonstrates how the study of sumo wrestling techniques can benefit practitioners of modern mixed martial arts (MMA), as well as other grappling arts.
KIDS can have a go at mixed martial arts free of charge at a gym opening tomorrow.
THREE titles are up for grabs when BAMMA, Europe's leading mixed martial arts promotion, hosts its third event in Ireland at Dublin's 3 Arena tomorrow night.

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