Joe Frazier, the legendary boxer that we can always connect to another one greatest boxer named Muhammad Ali. Frazier was a professional boxer and was the former World Heavyweight Champion of the world. He was one of the pound for pound boxers during his prime because of his solid knockout punches and high IQ of the sport. The solid proof of him being a knockout puncher was his record of 27 knockouts out of his 32 wins. Continue reading “Joe Frazier – 12 Interesting Facts”
Conor Anthony McGregor or commonly known as “The Notorious” is a very famous Irish professional mixed martial artist now fighting in the UFC octagon. His popularity today is maybe because of his superb skill and great attitude when he steps on the octagon. Well in fact, he is listed as one of the top fan favorite MMA fighters in the world. We already know much of him related to UFC or MMA fighting but not all of it including his personal life before being a pro fighter. So, on this article we will be talking a lot about all the important facts that maybe you didn’t even know about the current UFC Featherweight Champion Conor McGregor. Continue reading “13 Interesting Facts About Conor McGregor”
Paul Donald Wight or commonly known by almost all wrestling fans as Big Show is a professional wrestler and actor. He has been a professional wrestler since 1999 and now currently signs with WWE. He is the tallest and the biggest man now fighting in the WWE ring. Big Show earned a lot of awards already in wrestling that includes him being the 7 time world champion. He is the only man to have held the WCW, WWF, World Heavyweight, and ECW titles. Not just that he can only fight solo because he was also a champion in the tag team division with various partners. Therefore, we can conclude that Big Show is a very talented man in the wrestling ring. We all know a lot of things about him related to wrestling, but not on the other aspects of his life.
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Who doesn’t know Mike Tyson? Even if you are not an ultimate boxing fan, there’s no chance that you did not even heard his name because of his world wide popularity. Tyson is a well known retired boxing star who is already considered as one of the greatest boxing legends. His popularity started when he became the youngest heavyweight champion of the world. At 20 years, 4months and 22 days old, he won the WBA, WBC, and IBF heavyweight titles making him the youngest boxer to ever win these titles. Continue reading “15 Interesting Facts About Mike Tyson”
We are done discussing the facts about Manny Pacquaio. Now let’s tackle on one of the greatest and also the very controversial opponent of Pacquiao, Floyd Mayweather Jr. Floyd is a famous professional boxer and a promoter that is also considered as one of the greatest boxers of all time. His last fight was with Manny Pacquaio that was dubbed as the “Fight of the Century”. Floyd remains undefeated on his 49 fights as a professional boxer. He received a lot of huge awards from many boxing magazines and organizations including the “The Ring magazine’s Fighter of the Year award in 1998 and 2007. His latest award came from ESPN when they ranked Floyd as the greatest pound for pound boxer on the last 25 years.
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You cannot call yourself a diehard boxing fan if you are unfamiliar with Manny “Pacman” Pacquiao. He is commonly known as “Pacman” and is considered as one of the greatest boxers of all time. If you’ll ask why, this is because he is the first and only eight-division world champion in the world. Pacman has received a lot of different awards from many famous boxing organizations and magazines in the world. The most notable awards are: “Fighter of the Decade” for the 2000s by BWAA, WBC and WBO; three-time Ring Magazine and BWAA “Fighter of the Year” in 2006, 2008 and 2009. Manny Pacquiao’s awards are pure proofs that he is already a living legend.
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Brazilian jiu-jitsu or BJJ is one of the most common disciplines used by many MMA fighters. Lots of fighters are using this discipline because of its effectiveness in taking down an opponent that most of the time results on winning the match. Continue reading “16 Interesting Facts About Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu”
MMA or mixed martial arts is a combat sport that a fighter can use different types of disciplines or fighting styles. This discipline can be boxing, BJJ, Muay Thai and etc. Most fighters don’t settle to just learn one discipline. As a matter of fact, some of them even know 4 or more fighting styles. This is because the more skills they have, the more chances of them on winning the match. As long as the fighter follows the MMA rules, he is free to use any style or styles he wants to use. Continue reading “MMA Common Disciplines”
Are you fond of watching some wrestling shows? Have you heard some of their terminologies that sometimes you don’t understand? Worry no more as we will explain to you the meaning of these common wrestling terminologies below so that you can already understand what the wrestling commentators are talking the next time you will watch a wrestling match. Continue reading “Common Wrestling Terminologies And Definitions”
We are already done learning the wrestling fundamentals on our previous post. So, basically we already know the basics on how wrestling should be done correctly. Now it’s time for us to learn some of the common freestyle wrestling moves that can always be seen when we watch freestyle wrestling shows and bout. Though we always see these on TV, some of us did not even know the name of those moves that sometimes we even replicate when we do wrestling. If you want to know more and be better on wrestling, then you should learn the freestyle wrestling moves. You will practice on how it is done properly first so that you can use it if you will compete on a wrestling match. Continue reading “Common Freestyle Wrestling Moves”