Rise and Fall

The Rise and Potential Fall of Submission Grappling

written by Matt Culley / edited b Kyle Antonelli There was a time, not too long ago, when there was virtually no money to be made in grappling. In fact, it was the opposite. It could be a relatively expensive... View Article


A Fair Share: Women’s Pay in MMA

written by Matt Culley / edited by Kyle Antonelli There was a time, back in the earlier days of Mixed Martial Arts, when Dana White and the UFC did not see any value in having women fight in the Octagon.... View Article


The Fight Cave: EP 89 w/ Nick Pace

UFC and Bellator vet Nick Pace joins the guys for episode 89!   Topics disused in The Fight Cave: – Look Back: Holm vs Aldana – Matchmaker Moment: Holly Homs Carlos Condit Michael Chandler – Fight Cave 5: Top 5 Submissions... View Article


Photo Sessions: Female Fighters

  Talented photographer Derwin S. Joza Sr has covered the local combat sports scene for years. Recently, Derwin began photographing some of these athletes outside of competition, offering a beautiful contrast to the rugged, and sometimes bloody, fight photos that... View Article



  This is Part 2 of our interview with Alex Ecklin (read Part 1 here): In interviewing Ecklin, I realized that he is more than just the technique that gave him some fame; he is more than a competitor; he... View Article


Go inside the Fight Camp of UFC Fighter Randy “Rudeboy” Brown

Get an inside look at life during Fight Camp for UFC welterweight Randy “Rudeboy” Brown Randy is set to fight Vincente Luque on August 1at the UFC Apex Center in Las Vegas, NV WATCH – LIKE – SUBSCRIBE RudeBoy Tv 119... View Article


The Journey: Alex Ecklin

  written by Jacques Blain Imagine having a passion. Imagine taking that passion and making a business, a source of income. The obvious thing to do is to invest your time and energy into building that business and making it... View Article


Kicking It Interview with BJJ Black Belt Zach Maslany

  In this episode of Kicking It, Sofia is joined by 10th Planet Black Belt Zach Maslany. They talk about: Zach’s BJJ Prodigy Grace “The Silent Assassin” Gundrum His journey all the way through MMA What the future of BJJ... View Article


Here Comes the BOOM

written by Casey Lynn   Here comes the “BOOM.” A Long Islander born and raised, Brian “Boom” Kelleher has lived the fight life for over a decade.  From mopping floors in an Ithaca gym, to winning two fights amidst a... View Article

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Merab Dvalishvili: All the Way from Georgia

written by Casey Lynn   All the way from Georgia. No, not that Georgia. Georgia, a country at the intersection of Europe and Asia, is a former Soviet republic that’s home to Caucasus Mountain villages and Black Sea beaches. It’s... View Article