Chris Weidman in the collective after the victory over Anderson Silva at UFC 168. The fight was interrupted due to an injury in the leg of the Brazilian to the 1: 16 of the second round, caused by the strategies of 'destruction' of the Kali. (Courtesy: Evelyn Rodrigues | globo.com).

Chris Weidman comments on the influence of Jeet Kune Do and Kali on MMA Fighters

Sifu Edmarcio Rodrigues is Full Instructor in Contemporary Jeet Kune Do (Progressive Fighting System) and Guru in Martial Arts

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"Ship wreck"? Co-president of the Professional Fighters League, Carlos Silva - who brought a huge amount of money to the event - is coming out of it to take on a CEO position in World TeamTennis. (Courtesy: Matt Erickson, MMAjunkie).

President of the Professional Fighters League (PFL) leaves the company to work at WTT

World TeamTennis (WTT) announced yesterday that it has named sports media executive Carlos Silva for the position

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The Japanese Yasunori Matsumoto is restrained by Judge Freddie Letuli after his victory over Mark Hanssen in the Quad City Ultimate (Courtesy: Mount Cox personal collection).

Learn how the MMA Quad City Ultimate and Extreme Challenge shows came out

Next January 20 will mark the 23 anniversary of the first MMA event promoted by Monte Cox.

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The 'banner' of the inaugural 247 Fighting Championships, MMA show to be held on March 23 in Pennsylvania. (Courtesy: disclosure).

247 Fighting Championships-new MMA promotion is released in the USA

[Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA and Sao Paulo, Brazil] Yesterday we were able to confirm with Gregory Sirb, Executive Director of the Athletic Commission

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MattRiddle's Bloodsport marked the debut of Matt Riddle (former UFC) against Minoru Suzuki - also - during WrestleMania 34 last week (Courtesy Game Changer Wrestling-GCW).

MMA fighters migrating to Pro Wrestling / Telecatch / Wrestling

Pro Wrestling, a mode better known by us Brazilians as Telecatch, or simply Luta Livre, is more popular than

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Rena Kubota applies a "killer" in a poster of the release of King Of The Cage, MMA show of the USA. She believes in the consolidation of sport in the Asian countries and is hopeful about the future of Rizin. (Courtesy: Getty Images).

What will be the next show to break: Bellator, ONE, Rizin or PFL?

There was a time when discussions between MMA aficionados revolved around themes such as "what

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Jean Felipe Tchê is the President and CEO of WFS Management and head of World Kombat Chaellenge, an event better known by the acronym WKC MMA (Courtesy: Likka Nikkinen / MMA Viking).

Exclusive interview with Jean Felipe Prestes dos Santos

Jean Felipe Prestes dos Santos, born in the city of Soledade, in the state of Rio Grande do Sul, is President and

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Seven-time Indian Kung Fu champion Himanshu Kaushik could be one of the highlights of MMA in 2019 for the ONE Championship (Courtesy: personal collection Himanshu Kaushik).

ONE Championship ™ (ONE) announces 45 events at 2019

After a very productive year in 2018, the ONE Championship ™ (ONE) is expected to grow even more in 2019. The organization

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Shinobu Kandori (54 years old), challenged Gabi Garcia for a MMA fight and needed to be restrained by security guards and staff members. The fight is expected to happen now in 2019. (Photo: Rizin disclosure).

Gabi Garcia ends on Rizin 14 and is challenged by Shinobu Kandori

To close the year of 2018 with a golden key the Japanese realized the 14ª edition of Rizin Fighting Federation

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The Paralympics are forcing Japan to become a more inclusive and accessible place

Japan is looking to use the 2020 Tokyo Paralympics as an opportunity to become a

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Deep 87 Impact's official poster. The show was held on December 22 at the famous Korakuen Hall (Courtesy Deep Fighting Championship).

Tatsuya Mizuno wins Ryuta Sakurai at DEEP 87 Impact held in Tokyo, Japan

Last Saturday, December 22, DEEP returned to the famous Korakuen Hall in Tokyo, Japan for the DEEP

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The "K-1 World GP 2019 JAPAN ~ K'FESTA.2" will be held on 10 on March 2019 (Sunday) and will take place at the Saitama Super Arena in Saitama, Japan (Courtesy: K-1 Japan Group).

Rivalry between K-1, RISE and Shoot Boxing benefits fights shows in Japan

According to experts, the future of MMA and mainly of Kickboxing and Muay Thai is in Asia, not

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