Can an esoteric leg entanglement that's growing in the sport of jiu-jitsu and beginning to rear its head in MMA be a viable position to win in a fight? Ryan Hall - ADCC bronze medalist, black belt and master of the 50/50 - weighs in on its future.
Should fighters be able to turn down fights? Is it even good for the sport if they do? Or is this Cheick Kongo case one of management trying to get what they want unfairly? We've got the weirdest TKO ever, Tom Lawlor's college brawl story and more.
At Bellator 81, Marcin Held submitted Rich Clementi with a toe hold - a submission rarely seen in high level MMA. Ben Thapa explains with GIFs by Zombie Prophet just exactly how Held held Clementi and why the submission is so rare.
From GSP's sensational performance to strange officiating to less than desirable commentary, there was plenty to love and hate about UFC 154. Let's recap the best from the worst, the winners from the losers and the signal from the noise.
Bellator returns to action tonight with two tournament semifinals at lightweight and welterweight., Rich Clementi tangles with submission ace Marcin Held at 155 pounds while Brazilian jiu-jitsu black belt Ricardo Tirloni faces off with Dave Jansen.
MMAmania.com will be providing live video stream and round-by-round coverage of Bellator 81 tonight, which features the season seven lightweight tournament semifinals and the return of Brazilian knockout machine Marlon Sandro.
MMAmania.com will be providing live weigh-in coverage of the Bellator 81 event, which features two tournament semifinal bouts in the lightweight division as well as Brazilian knockout artist Marlon Sandro.
MMAmania's Brian Hemminger offers a preview and predictions for Friday night's Bellator 81 event in Kingston, Rhode Island, which features the season seven lightweight semifinals as well as the return of the always exciting Marlon Sandro.
Following an earlier article on Bloody Elbow explaining that Bellator had booked Dan McGuane, a man convicted in the beating death of an 18 year old in 2005, the promotion has announced that McGuane has been removed from the card.