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en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Mixed_martial_arts

Over 6,000 years ago the earliest form of a mixed martial art was invented in ancient China by Han Chinese military generals and ...

ockickboxing.com/blog/mma/history-of-mma-mixed-martial-arts

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 ...

www.britannica.com/sports/mixed-martial-arts

mixed martial arts (MMA): MMA hybrid combat sport incorporating techniques from boxing, wrestling, judo, jujitsu, karate, Muay Thai (Thai ... See Article History.

www.thoughtco.com/history-and-style-guide-of-mma-2308277

Aug 9, 2017 ... Modern mixed martial arts competition, or MMA, has only a short history, as the first Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) event took place on ...

www.dummies.com/sports/mixed-martial-arts/history-of-mixed-martial-arts-fighting

By Frank Shamrock, Mary Van Note. The history of Mixed Martial Arts (MMA) dates back to the Olympics of ancient Greece. Mixed Martial Arts fights originated as ...

mmahistory.org/who-invented-mma

Most mixed martial arts fans simply aren't concerned with revisionist history, but we still have a duty to preserve the integrity of sport. Note “sport” is a very ...

mmahistory.org/mma-start

Aug 4, 2015 ... “March 20th was more than the beginning of Spring, it was the birth of what many are calling a new sport…This first-in-history event sold out ...

www.ufc.com/discover/sport

This blend of fighting styles and skills became known as mixed martial arts (MMA ). Today, the ... Check out the fights deemed the best in recent history. You'll ...

www.bloodyelbow.com/2011/12/1/2601718/mma-origins-ancient-roots-ufc-history

Dec 1, 2011 ... An article examining the history of combat sports to see how MMA has evolved from the days of ancient Greece.