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GOKHAN SAKI, FORMER STAR KICKBOXER SIGNED BY UFC

An announcement by the world’s premier MMA organization, UFC has it that Gokhan Saki, the Dutch-Turkish kickboxing superstar would be joining its ranks with a return to the MMA competition.

This was after Saki who is known in the fight world as The Rebel has been away for almost two years from competitive fighting.

I’M COMING FOR THE WORLD TITLE – DAVID TEYMUR

At the UFC 209 event held at T-Mobile Arena in Las Vegas, lightweight bout between David Teymur and LandoVannatawas the co-main event, one which aired on pay-per-view following prelims on FS1 and UFC Fight Pass.

For three rounds, the duo went strike for strike, pummeling each other in what was definitely a standup war. Teymur was however the one who pulled away down the stretch, battering Vannata and keeping him guessing with takedowns late in the fightas the action wore on.

BADRI TO WHIP VERHOEVEN’S ASS – PASSENIER

Controversial kickboxing fighter Badr Hari is not going away anytime soon just as the fighter has been pitched against heavyweight champion Rico Verhoeven.

The 31-year-old fighter who has longed been known as the “Bad Boy” of kickboxing has been disqualified on two separate occasions throughout his kickboxing career. The first, for kicking a downed Remy Bonjasky in K-1 back in 2008, and the other for also kicking a downed Hesdy Gerges in 2010. The Bad Boy as pundits like to refer to him has also been involved in some arrests; served a few jail sentence and other assault charges.

Kickboxing Started Off As A Gym In Chicago

Kickboxing as a gym facility is offered in many places.

One reputed brand or chain of kickboxing ventures is I Love Kickboxing. It is set to open up their first location in Chicago. It would be opened up in the month of July. It is being set up by Dennis de Ramos, who has opened up the new outlet at Wicker Park. Being at Bucktown, it is one of the premier outlets in Chicago, which is primarily a fitness franchise that originates from New York. The storefront of the new facility would be having an area of 3707 square feet of space.

Kickboxing Trainer Teaches At Age 65

If you are in your forties and think that it is too late to venture into martial arts think again.

Kickboxing as a way to fitness is being offered by Stanley Holcomb.

As he maintains his own fitness levels even in the sixties he has opened up his own classes at Fitness Evolution. Located in Hyattsville, he has several women students in his class. Holcomb then provide the lead and others follow suit, wrapping their hands and preparing to punch, kick and pummel in the air.

An overview of Kickboxing

Kickboxing is a combination of stand-up combat sports based on kicking and punching which is developed from karate, Muay Thai and Western boxing.

It is practiced for self-defense, general fitness, or as a contact sport.

It is a broad term that can be used both in a wide and narrow sense, the earliest forms of the sport included the various Indochinese martial arts especially muay boran, which developed into modern muay thai.

In 1950 a Japanese karateka named Tatsuo Yamada first established an outline of a new sport that combined karate and muay thai.

Joe Schilling Pledges To Continue

Joe Schilling has taken a pledge to compete in martial arts as well as kickboxing in the year 2015.

He is sure to fulfil his promise in the year 2015. With Glory, the organization of kickboxing which is considered premier he has signed a multi deal programme. Sherdog reported it.

In the earlier outing of Glory, Schilling left a lasting impression where on June 14 he was placed second to Artem Levin. The tournament was titled as “Last Man Standing”. He has had 18 victories together in kickboxing out of which 11 have been come in the way of knockout.

Kickboxing – Best Combat Sport

Kickboxing is a combination of stand-up combat sports based on kicking and punching which is developed from karate, Muay Thai and Western boxing. It is practiced for self-defense, general fitness, or as a contact sport.

It is a broad term that can be used both in a wide and narrow sense, the earliest forms of the sport included the various Indochinese martial arts especially muay boran, which developed into modern muay thai. In 1950 a Japanese karateka named Tatsuo Yamada first established an outline of a new sport that combined karate and muay thai.

Duel Between Junior Dos Santos And Stipe Miocic

The much awaited UFC fight between the heavyweight Junior dos Santos and Stipe Miocic will take place in December on Fox Card for the Fight Night UFC. According to reports discussions are going on for the match between the two to take place on 13th December in Arizona.

Bruno Bastos Association continue dominance of Jiu Jutsu

The International Brazilian Jiu Jitsu Federation organized the Dallas open recently. It was swept by the Bruno Bastos Association. The fighters put in their best efforts to clinch the title for the fourth consecutive time. The star members of the team are GMA Bastos Brazilian Jiu Jitsu Midland under Bruno Bastos himself and GMA Alvarez Brazilian Jiu Jitsu under the veteran Daniel Alvarez himself. The other members of the academy also put in their best efforts. It was a complete team work from them. Over the years they have practices together and the results of the same came out only recently.