Posts Tagged ‘Greatest’

Sudden or methodical, technical or power-driven, there’s nothing like a submission to get fans up and cheering on fight night. It’s the finish that separates MMA from boxing, and this added dimension is a big reason why the sport continues to grow in popularity. As the road to UFC 200 continues, here’s a look at a selection of the best subs ever seen in the Octagon.UFC 1 – Royce Gracie-Ken Shamrock IWhen Royce Gracie submitted Art Jimmerson in the first UFC tournament in 1993, observers were confused. When the skinny gi-wearing Brazilian did the same thing to the imposing Ken … Read the Full Article Here

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How do you capture nearly 23 years of a sport in 10 nights? You don’t. But as UFC 200 approaches on July 9, why not look back at some nights that captured the true essence of mixed martial arts and reminded you just what it means to be a fight fan. Here’s one fan’s favorites.MORE ON UFC 200: Tickets On Sale Now | Complete fight card | Live in Las Vegas on July 9 from brand new T-Mobile Arena | Cormier vs Jones to headline UFC 200 | Brock Lesnar returns to fight Mark Hunt | Jose Aldo vs. Frankie Edgar 2 meet for interim title | … Read the Full Article Here

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