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MMA, More Than A Sport

                                                                                                                       When it comes to full contact sports, mixed martial arts represent a very special combat type of a sport that focuses on grappling and striking procedures. MMA revolves around a wide series of ground fighting techniques, along with standing fighting technique that are characteristic to a wide array of combat sports. The history of mixed martial arts is quite ...

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Between The Ropes MMA Podcast 2- Percy Crawford

On this weeks MMA podcast, we speak to Fighthype.com lead writer Percy Crawford. We speak to Crawford about the week that was in MMA and boxing. Crawford previews with us this Saturday’s UFC on Fox 7 and the Canelo Alvarez vs Austin Trout boxing fight. Take a listen below and give us your thoughts. You can follow Percy on Twitter ...

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UFC on Fox 7’s Tim Means on Sauna Incident: “I Couldn’t Sit and Dwell on It and Pout About It”

We talk to UFC lightweight Tim Means as he prepares for his bout with Jorge Masvidal this Saturday at UFC on Fox 7. We discuss with Means the sauna incident that caused him to miss his fight at UFC on Fox 5 in December. We also discuss football, Strikeforce vs UFC on Saturday’s card and much more. Take a listen ...

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UFC on Fox 7’s Lorenz Larkin Ready to Put The Strikeforce Days Behind Him and Move Forward in the UFC

We talk to UFC middleweight Lorenz Larkin, as we preview Lorenz’s fight coming up this Saturday at UFC on Fox 7 against Francis Carmont. Larkin discusses the controversy of not getting the Luke Rockhold fight in Strikeforce and finally being in the UFC. We also discuss reality TV, motorcycles, rugby and if he would ever fight Michael Bisping. Take a ...

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Between The Ropes MMA Podcast 1- Duane Finley

We have decided to not only get more into the pro wrestling side, but we are now getting more into the MMA side as well. We will be doing a weekly podcast with either me and Brian Fritz or one of us with another journalist. BetweenTheRopes.com talks to MMA Columnist Duane Finley as we preview the UFC TUF 17 Finale ...

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UFC Releases Code of Conduct Policy

The UFC is the biggest MMA organization in the world today. It is the NFL, NBA and MLB all rolled into one. What those three major sporting leagues had that the UFC didn’t was a code of conduct policy. With the organization now having over 400 fighters, the fighters are bound to get into trouble. They are human beings mind ...

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The Ultimate Fighter Final Episode Results, Finals Set

The Ultimate Fighter® returned to FX on Tuesday night, with the final episode of its seventeenth season, featuring two semifinal elimination fights. New Yorker Uriah Hall and Kelvin Gastelum of Yuma, Ariz. secured their berths in the final and moved within reach of a lucrative contract with the UFC and a brand new Harley Davidson. The episode opens up inside ...

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The UFC Suspends Matt Mitrione For Comments On Fallon Fox

Matt Mitrione was having a pretty good couple days until late Monday. The UFC announced Monday evening that they were suspending Mitrione’s contract for his remarks regarding Fox. The transgender fighter has made a headlines in the last month after SI.com reported that she had transgender surgery in 2006 in conjuntion with supplemental hormonal therapy. Mitrione was on the “The ...

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Invicta CEO: Why Invicta Gave UStream Another Chance and Why They Changed Venues

We talked to the CEO of Invicta Fighting Championships Shannon Knapp. We discuss tonight’s show which you can catch tonight starting at 7 P.M. ET/4 PT. Also we discuss why the company gave UStream another chance, preview tonight’s show, the signing of Cris Cyborg , the change of venue and much more. Follow Between The Ropes on Twitter @BetweenTheRopes and Facebook. You ...

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Between The Ropes – October 11, 2012 | King Mo

Brian talks with King Mo about being the special enforcer at this Sunday’s Bound for Glory PPV in the match between James Storm and Bobby Roode, his Impact debut last Thursday, his wrestling training so far and what he been the toughest thing for him, his finishing move, when he plans to fight next, how important his first fight with ...

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