Tito Ortiz, a man, who has an impressive resume in Mixed Martial Arts to say the least. This man has fought the who’s who of MMA in his weight class. Before you even get on to everyone he’s fought, check out some of the fighters he’s beaten. He beat Lion’s Den members Jerry Bohlander and Guy Mezger back to back at UFC 18 and 19 respectively. Since then Tito has had big wins over PRIDE Middleweight Champion Wanderlei Silva, Japanese legend and Pancrase veteran Yuki Kondo, the tough Texan Evan Tanner, world class wrestler Vladimir Matyushenko and the very first UFC Superfight Champion Ken Shamrock to name a few…
Hello again. For those of you who have read either of the previous columns, you will probably know who I am, but for those who haven’t, I’m Joe Reilly and welcome to the third instalment of my new column ‘Off The Hook’. In each column I delve into the world of MMA (Mixed Martial Arts), which is the most skilful and exciting combat sport in the world. The column is normally part educational and part news based, so I do hope it appeals to both hardcore fans and newcomers to the sport.
Hello again readers and welcome to the roundup of UFC 45: Revolution. So, did the first UFC event broadcasted on PPV in Europe in over a year live up to expectation or did it flop completely? In the following recap all will be revealed, as I will cover each part of the show with an honest review complete with results and the highs and lows of the event. Do read on for the complete rundown of the show, but I do warn you, as this recap contains spoilers.
Hi again. I’m Joe Reilly and welcome to the second edition of ‘Off The Hook’ where I report and examine the latest happenings of the MMA (Mixed Martial Arts) world. In this issue I will take a closer look at the upcoming show: UFC 45. However the main focus of this edition is an analysis of the ground game in MMA. Are you new to the sport of MMA and even if your not, have you grasped the mystery of the ground game of MMA yet? Read on and all will be revealed about the biggest mystery of MMA to most new fans to the sport.
Hello everyone. I’m Joe Reilly and this is my brand new MMA (Mixed Martial Arts) column ‘Off The Hook’. The idea of this new column is to report and discuss the latest news and rumours in the MMA world. The secondary aspect of this column however, is to help educate new fans of the sport and help them understand it more.