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Carlos Condit in Manila

Condit in Manila Press Con Highlights

The “Natural Born Killer” is in the Philippines! Former UFC interim champ Carlos Condit arrived in Manila last Sunday, and he officially kick-started his #RockItWithCondit tour yesterday during a press conference at...

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Featherweight class: ONE FC’s epicenter

Three years into its robust push to restore the Asian Mixed Martial Arts scene to its glorious form, ONE Fighting Championship (ONE FC) has registered its strongest year to date, in terms of serving successful events. Thanks to its...

Ataides has his eyes set on the biggest victory of his MMA career

In the mind of “The Dark Knight”...

Leandro Ataides is all set to make ONE FC history and become the promotion’s first ever middleweight champion. A well-decorated Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu practitioner, Ataides faces off with Igor Svirid on November 7 at the Singapore Indoor...

Chris Hoffman claims victory over Nickson Kola

Fight speak: Victory at URCC Takeover

Much has been said about the success of URCC 25: Takeover held October 23, 2014, and new fighters have been lauded victors. This time around, three standout fighters give their take on their individual wins and share their views on what is...

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The Takeover has begun

URCC sent major shockwaves all throughout Philippine MMA earlier this year. During its re-launch party, founder Alvin Aguilar announced major changes for the organization including new ring girls, a new logo, and the most significant of all:...

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The 10 Commandments of Martial Arts

Too many forget that Martial Arts is not just about the development of a person’s physical aspect. The true soul of Martial Arts is a complete transformation of both body and mind. The 10 Commandments of Martial Arts 1. Honor the coach...

The cage at Goat Locker Gym

Chasing the fighting dream

A cage match is called a “fight” for a reason. It is not a game; it is a bout. There is suffering involved and a tremendous number of attacks and sacrifices of all shades made. As it is, signing up to become a fighter requires every...

A preview of Ann Osman’s training at the ONE FC media workout in Malaysia. (Photo: ONE FC)

Business as usual for Ann Osman

Ann “Athena” Osman returns to the gym days after getting her first MMA win in Dubai against crowd favorite Ana Julaton. After receiving another call from ONE FC, there is not much time for a break to savor Osman’s hard earned...