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Mixed martial arts - Wikipedia
Mixed martial arts (MMA) is a full-contact combat sport that allows both striking and grappling, both standing and on the ground, using techniques from other ... More »

History of MMA Mixed Martial Arts - OC Kickboxing


Find out where MMA Mixed Martial Arts came from, how it evolved and what the future holds for MMA. Over the years it has changed and now it is very popular ...

History of Mixed Martial Arts Fighting - dummies


The history of Mixed Martial Arts (MMA) dates back to the Olympics of ancient Greece. Mixed Martial Arts fights originated as hand-to-hand combat performed as ...

MMA Facts - About Us


Mixed Martial Arts (MMA) has a rich history and tradition dating back to the Olympic Games in Athens. About 80 years ago, a Brazilian form of MMA known as ...

Who really invented MMA in America mixed martial arts history MMA ...


Who invented MMA in America? It wasn't the UFC. A new book explores the history of mixed martial arts and fills in the blanks. Meet the Godfathers of MMA.

mixed martial arts (MMA) | Britannica.com


Oct 19, 2016 ... Mixed martial arts (MMA). Written By: The Editors of Encyclopædia Britannica. Last Updated: 10-19-2016 See Article History. Alternative Title: ...

MMA Origins: Exploring Fight Sport's Ancient Roots - Bloody Elbow


Dec 1, 2011 ... So this series will bring will recount the history of Mixed Martial Arts, from the earliest forerunners to the modern sport of MMA focusing on ...

MMA timeline - USATODAY.com


May 29, 2008 ... Key dates in mixed martial arts:... ... Timeline: MMA history. Photo gallery: Mixed martial arts in pictures and words. Video primer: Basics and ...

MMA – a History and Style Guide of MMA - Martial Arts - About.com


Modern mixed martial arts competition or MMA has only a short history, as the first Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) event took place on November 12, ...

The Sport - Learn About MMA and the UFC® - UFC.com


What is MMA and the UFC? Originating from the full contact sport of Vale tudo in Brazil, the UFC was created in the United States in 1993 with minimal rules, and  ...