Tag Archives: Submission Fighting and MMA

Joey Hefferle THE CELTIC PREDATOR By: Carrie Riedel

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JdS confident ahead of rubber match

By Andrew R. Davis ESPN Stats & Information As talented a fighter as Junior dos Santos has proved to be inside the Octagon, there was always a noticeable defect in his game: He was predictable.It was no secret that the minute dos … Continue reading

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Expect ground battle between Maia, Shields

By Franklin McNeil ESPN.com Any fighter vowing to grapple with Demian Maia inside the Octagon should be pulled aside and given a stern talking to. In the jiu-jitsu world, Maia’s skills are as good as it gets. He’s a master grappler who … Continue reading

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Legal woes not distracting Cerrone

  Al Powers for ESPNBest foot forward: Donald Cerrone, left, hopes to bring his most complete form into Wednesday’s fight with Rafael dos Anjos. Backing away from a fight is not in Donald Cerrone’s DNA. Whether the fight is inside … Continue reading

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MMA Finishing Rate Drops to 50 Percent After 20 Years

BY JOSH SANCHEZ Mixed martial arts is one of the most exciting sports to those who truly understand the nature of the sport. Even to the casual fan, the epic knockouts and out of nowhere submissions are exciting to see, but … Continue reading

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