MMA

  • Brazilian MMA Fighter Scores 6-Second Head Kick KO (Video)

    Brazilian MMA Fighter Scores 6-Second Head Kick KO (Video)

    Even though we’re in a bit of an MMA off-season on account of the Thanksgiving holiday, there’s still plenty to be thankful for in the field of kicking and punching. That’s because there are still places like Brazil that help keep the violence flowing all year round, if this video from Barracão da Luta 7 is […]

  • UFC Ring Girl Arianny Celeste Tickled by Bruce Buffer (GIF)

    UFC Ring Girl Arianny Celeste Tickled by Bruce Buffer (GIF)

    UFC fans are used to seeing unbelievable carnage at events, but the organization has a softer side as well. For proof, just take a look at UFC ring announcer Bruce Buffer and ring girl Arianny Celeste sharing a quick moment together during UFC 167 weigh-ins on Friday night. As you can see in the animated […]

  • UFC 167: Did GSP Retire After His Fight With Johny Hendricks?

    UFC 167: Did GSP Retire After His Fight With Johny Hendricks?

    Last, night UFC 167 came to an end with Georges St-Pierre narrowly defeating Johny Hendricks by split decision, retaining his UFC Welterweight championship in the process. And additionally, the rumors of St-Pierre’s approaching retirement reached critical mass. Immediately after the fight, St-Pierre said, “I need a vacation right now,” which would seem to back up […]

  • Spinning Back Heel Kicks Are Even Better in Slow Motion (GIFs)

    Spinning Back Heel Kicks Are Even Better in Slow Motion (GIFs)

    With this post, I intend to prove two things you probably already know: (1) MMA fighters are tough as hell, and (2) super slow motion is awesome. Last night, Rustam Khabilov and Jorge Masvidal squared off in UFC Fight Night 31, also known as UFC: Fight for the Troops 3. The bout was pretty even […]

  • Here’s One of the Weirdest MMA Knockouts You’ll Ever See (GIF)

    Here’s One of the Weirdest MMA Knockouts You’ll Ever See (GIF)

    Typically, the noteworthy MMA knockouts we show you here fall into one of three categories. There are those knockouts that are amusing because somebody was showboating—like the Anderson Silva knockout or, if you want a more extreme example, this one. Then there are those knockouts that are amusing because they took just a few seconds—like […]

  • Fan From the Stands Challenges MMA Fighter, Knocks Him Out (Video)

    Fan From the Stands Challenges MMA Fighter, Knocks Him Out (Video)

    Accepting a challenge from a fan in the stands may seem like an easy fight for any MMA fighter, but as you’ve probably heard many times before, things aren’t always what they seem. Max Baltrushin found that out the hard way during an Arrows MMA bout in Russia, as some dude by the name of […]

  • This Unexpected Karate Knockout Is Ridiculously Awesome (Video)

    This Unexpected Karate Knockout Is Ridiculously Awesome (Video)

    The following karate knockout video is the best kind of karate knockout video. It starts out really boring. You begin watching the thing and almost immediately remember that profound sense of disappointment you experienced as a child when you realized taking actual karate was nothing like The Karate Kid movies. There was no Cobra Kai […]

  • Who Doesn’t Enjoy a Good Knockout From Women’s MMA? (Video)

    Who Doesn’t Enjoy a Good Knockout From Women’s MMA? (Video)

    Most of the time when we bring you knockouts from smalltime MMA or boxing events, those knockouts themselves are entertaining, but the overall quality of the fighting is pretty low. Sometimes the people are just not in peak physical condition, or sometimes they’re just kind of  sloppy. But either way, it’s obvious that a lack […]