Posts Tagged ‘Demian Maia’

Maia and Askren – The Principles of The Best!

The recent UFC fight between Ben Askren and Demian Maia had that special selling-appeal of unstoppable force vs. immovable object. Askren has been on a tear with a record of 19-1, mauling his opposition with superior wrestling and positional control. Maia’s record of 27-9 doesn’t sound as impressive at first. However, when you consider who […]

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Rousimar Palhares: A Troublesome Cautionary Tale

Fighters and politicians are so different that I probably use different brain cells just to think about either of them. However, their one commonality is that they’re both often masterful excuse-makers. Sure, plenty of them aren’t (Randy Couture, Matt Hughes, etc.). However, plenty of them are, and I’ll admit that if I sacrificed all of […]

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UFC on Fox 2 Party at NJ United

UFC on Fox 2 Party at NJ United Come watch the UFC on Fox 2 at NJ United Mixed Martial Arts Saturday night, January 28th 2012. It should be a great night of fights, with some interesting matchups. We will have food and refreshments at the academy, but feel free to bring anything you want. The […]

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