Tag Archives: knockout

  • Check Out This Devastating Kickboxing Knockout (Video)

    Check Out This Devastating Kickboxing Knockout (Video)

    It’s hard to figure out where the K-1 kickboxing promotion fits into the combat sports landscape. For people who prefer less fighting with more emphasis on technical perfection, there is boxing. And for people who want no holds (or knees or elbows) barred action, there is MMA, of which there are a variety of successful […]

  • Cocky MMA Fighter Leaves Himself Open For The Knockout Punch (Video)

    Cocky MMA Fighter Leaves Himself Open For The Knockout Punch (Video)

    Whether you are talking about boxing or mixed martial arts, it always seems as though even the worst fighters still have a “puncher’s chance” in any fight. Although, not all fighters seem to agree with this notion.  Take the bald dude from the the video below, for example.  After eating some rather weak shots from […]

  • MMA Fighter Taunts His Opponent, Then Gets Knocked Out Cold (Video)

    MMA Fighter Taunts His Opponent, Then Gets Knocked Out Cold (Video)

      Note to MMA fighters: if you’re going to taunt your opponent, do it before or after the match begins, like Chael Sonnen. Do not do it immediately after sustaining a barrage of punches to the face, like Shai Lindsey did. At the Tuff-N-Uff Festibrawl 3 on September 2 in Las Vegas—an event said to […]

  • One-Armed MMA Fighter Nick Newell Delivers Nasty Knee KO (Video)

    One-Armed MMA Fighter Nick Newell Delivers Nasty Knee KO (Video)

    Nick Newell was born without his left forearm as the result of a condition called congenital amputation. Basically, what this means is that the blood flow to his arm was somehow cut off at some point while he was in utero, causing it to fall off before he was even born. That sounds like a […]

  • 31 Badass MMA Knockout GIFs

    31 Badass MMA Knockout GIFs

    Anderson Silva‘s knockout of Chael Sonnen at UFC 148 this past Saturday was pretty awesome. I mean, come on—knee to the chest? That’s epic. It was so great, in fact, that the WWE’s C.M. Punk and Daniel Bryan reenacted it during their match on Monday Night Raw this week. So choosing a topic for today’s […]

  • A 6 Second Knockout From The Russian Muay Thai Championships (Video)

    A 6 Second Knockout From The Russian Muay Thai Championships (Video)

    It may not be the fastest knockout we’ve seen, but a six second knockout is still awfully impressive.  And it is even that much more impressive when it comes via a devastating roundhouse kick to the head. Which, brings us to this Russian Muay Thai Championship bout, which lasted only six seconds before the left […]

  • MMA Ref Knocks a Dude Out Following the Fight (Video)

    MMA Ref Knocks a Dude Out Following the Fight (Video)

    Anyone with half a brain knows that it is never a good idea to pick a fight with a mixed martial arts fighter.  Just ask the dude who got knocked out by former UFC fighter Roger Huerta during a brawl in the streets of Austin, Texas. As for mixed martial arts referees, they typically don’t […]

  • Pete Spratt Delivers Incredible Spinning Backfist KO (GIF)

    Pete Spratt Delivers Incredible Spinning Backfist KO (GIF)

    While we have seen spinning backfists result in knockouts time and time again in the past, it appears as though some MMA fighters have yet to catch onto this sneaky move.  Take Daniel Acacio, for example, as he was unexpectedly knocked out by 41-year-old journeyman Pete Spratt via a devastating spinning backfist during their Amazon […]

  • Mexican Soccer Fan Knocks Out Two Men (Video)

    Mexican Soccer Fan Knocks Out Two Men (Video)

    The Mexicans were not only winning on the soccer field on Saturday night, but they were winning off of it as well. Mexico’s victory on the field came at the expense of Canada, as they defeated their North American rivals by a score of 3-1 during the semi-finals of the CONCACAF Olympic Qualifying Tournament, earning […]

  • Dirty Tactics Help Female Win MMA Bout Via Knockout (Video)

    Dirty Tactics Help Female Win MMA Bout Via Knockout (Video)

    One unwritten rule in the world of mixed martial arts is that you do not hit an opponent while tapping gloves with them at the start of a match.  Another unwritten rule is that you should always be prepared and protect yourself at all times. Both rules were broken during this Cage Warriors bout. Shiela […]