MMA 101

🥊 Cage of Honor 90 Fight Card: A Night of Epic Showdowns!

Get ready for a night of explosive MMA action as Cage of Honor returns for its 90th show! This event is packed with thrilling matchups that promise to deliver unforgettable moments and intense battles. Don't miss your chance to catch all the excitement live exclusively on MMAFutures.Live! 🔥 Main Event: Tavae Lewis vs. Kyle Kurtz (185 lbs) The main event features a clash of submission specialists,...

Synergy FC 9 Returns with a Night of Thrilling Fights

The anticipation is building as Synergy FC returns to the Memorial Hall in Kansas City, Kansas on Saturday, November 4, with a promise to deliver an unforgettable night of mixed martial arts action. Presented by Verts Neighborhood Dispensary & KC Tint Works, Synergy FC 9 brings together top prospects, fan favorites, and rising stars, all under one roof. Main Event: Deron Carlis vs. Austin Clem...

The Rise of Conor McGregor and the Era of Superfights

Conor McGregor's meteoric rise continued into the mid-teens and beyond, as he became a central figure in MMA's evolution. McGregor's trash-talking, larger-than-life personality, and...

The Era of Dominance: The Reign of Jon Jones and Demetrious Johnson

The mid-teens to the present day in MMA has been marked by the remarkable reigns of two dominant champions: Jon Jones and Demetrious "Mighty...

Ensuring Fighter Safety: A Conversation with Nebraska State Athletic Commissioner Brian Dunn

🎙️ Exclusive Interview Alert! 🎙️ Nathan Rogers sits down with Nebraska State Athletic Commissioner, Brian Dunn, to discuss the critical role of the commission in regulating MMA and boxing. Dive into the inner workings of combat sports regulation and fighter safety. Read more on MMAFutures.com! #MMA #Boxing #Interviews #FighterSafety

The Evolution of Techniques and Training Methods

During the early 2000s to the mid-teens, MMA experienced significant advancements in techniques and training methods. Fighters became increasingly well-rounded, with a comprehensive skill...

The McGregor Phenomenon: The Irish Superstar Takes Center Stage

In 2013, a brash, charismatic Irishman named Conor McGregor burst onto the UFC scene, captivating audiences with his unapologetic trash talk and explosive fighting...

The Rise of Women’s MMA: Ronda Rousey and the UFC Embrace

In 2012, women's MMA received a monumental boost with the arrival of Ronda Rousey. The former Olympic judoka became the face of women's MMA...

The Arrival of MMA Superstars: Anderson Silva and Georges St-Pierre

The early to mid-2000s witnessed the emergence of two iconic figures who would leave an indelible mark on MMA. Anderson Silva and Georges St-Pierre...

The UFC’s Resurgence: From the Early 2000s to the Mid-2000s

In the early 2000s, the Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) faced significant challenges, including legal issues and limited mainstream acceptance. However, the organization underwent a...

The Growth of MMA Organizations

As the popularity of MMA continued to soar, new organizations began to emerge alongside the UFC. Promotions such as Pride Fighting Championships and World...

The Emergence of Striking Specialists

While BJJ initially dominated the early UFC events, the sport soon witnessed the emergence of striking specialists who brought a new dimension to MMA....

The Rise of Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu

One of the most significant influences on early MMA was the rise of Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu (BJJ). UFC 1's champion, Royce Gracie, demonstrated the effectiveness...

Muay Thai: The Art of Eight Limbs

Muay Thai, also known as "The Art of Eight Limbs," is a martial art that originated in Thailand over 2,000 years ago. It has...