MMA, Sparring, Fight, Fighter, UFC

CTE: THE CASE FOR SMARTER SPARRING

It is no secret that the majority of the damage a fighter takes in their career isn’t received in the fight itself. Very often, it is the endless grind in the gym and the dozens, if not hundreds, of sparring rounds the athlete will undergo before the fight itself that is to blame.
Li Jingliang defeats Zak Ottow ROUGH MMA ASIA

AFTER THOUGHTS ON UFC SHANGHAI

There were some sweaty palms backstage at Shanghai’s Mercedes-Benz Arena early on Saturday night. Three Chinese fighters had so far graced the stage as the UFC made its debut in mainland China. And three Chines...
TIM HAGUE UFC

PROTECT YOURSELF AT ALL TIMES

Tragedies suffered by the likes of Tim Hague or Joao Carvalho should be taken seriously. We owe it to these fighters to educate ourselves, prevent head trauma and manage these injuries when they do happen.