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Mixed martial arts
Mixed martial arts (MMA) is a full contact combat sport that allows the use of both striking and grappling techniques, both standing and on the ground, including boxing, wrestling, Brazilian jiu-jitsu, muay Thai, kickboxing, taekwondo, karate, judo and other styles. The roots of modern mixed martial arts can be traced back to the ancient Olympics where one of the earliest documented systems of codified full range unarmed combat was utilized in the sport of Pankration.
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Deep (mixed martial arts)
Deep (stylized as DEEP and earlier as DEEP2001) is a Japan- based mixed martial arts promoting and sanctioning organization. It is promoted by Shigeru Saeki who is also the former Public Relations Director of Pride Fighting Championships. Deep is considered second-tier Japanese promotion, as a feeder to larger shows like Dream. Their inaugural event took place in 2001 and featured Paulo Filho and Royler Gracie.
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BAMMA
The British Association of Mixed Martial Arts (BAMMA) is a mixed martial arts promotion based in the United Kingdom. It is considered by many as the biggest MMA promotion in the country. It premiered on June 27, 2009 and was shown on the television channel Bravo. BAMMA events are now shown live on Syfy in the UK and Ireland, HDNet in the United States, The Fight Network in Canada, TV Esporte Interativo in Brazil and around the World on www. bamma. tv
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Xtreme Couture Mixed Martial Arts
Xtreme Couture Mixed Martial Arts is a mixed martial arts training organization headed by former UFC Champion and former co-founder of Team Quest, Randy Couture. Xtreme Couture was founded with the flagship gym in Las Vegas. Since then, the franchise has spread to other cities in the United States and Canada. Xtreme Couture Las vegas is one of the largest gyms (over 24,000 square feet), most recognized brands and MMA gyms in the world where many past and current top MMA fighters train.
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Mixed martial arts rules
Most rule sets for mixed martial arts competitions have evolved since the early days of vale tudo. As the knowledge about fighting techniques spread among fighters and spectators, it became clear that the original minimalist rule systems needed to be amended. As rules evolved and regulations added, different branches of mixed martial arts have emerged, with differences between the different rulesets dictating different strategies.
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Paul Kelly (fighter)
Paul Anthony Kelly (born September 12, 1984) is an English mixed martial artist most recently competing for the Ultimate Fighting Championship. He holds notable wins over Paul Taylor, Troy Mandaloniz and Matt Veach.
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Evolve MMA
Evolve Mixed Martial Arts (Evolve MMA) is a chain of martial arts academies and home to one of the leading teams in mixed martial arts. It was founded by Chatri Sityodtong in 2008. In March 2012, Chatri Sityodtong was named the 3rd Most Powerful Person in Asian MMA by the leading Asian MMA website, The Fight Nation.
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Mixed martial arts weight classes

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David Baron (fighter)
David Baron (born February 15, 1973) is a French mixed martial artist and Shooto Middleweight European Champion. He is also a Pride FC and UFC veteran where he fought then lightweight champion Takanori Gomi. Baron holds notable wins over (fighter) Dan Hardy (2x) and most recently Hayato Sakurai.
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Jon Murphy (fighter)
Jon Murphy, (born August 9, 1977 in Minersville, Pennsylvania) is an American mixed martial artist who competes in the heavyweight division. He currently attends college at Penn State University, Schuylkill campus. Jon was on the MTV show, Bully Beatdown, first fighting against rapping bully Eriq, and in the second season fighting "Jason, the Pretty-Boy Bully".
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The Pit (mixed martial arts)
The Pit is a professional mixed martial arts association and training camp that operates in Arroyo Grande, California; with a branch in Las Vegas, NV, and affiliate schools throughout the United States. Founded in 1986 by John Hackleman, its fighters have competed in various promotions such as the UFC, WEC, DREAM and many others. The Pit became world famous when Pit black belt Chuck Liddell became the UFC light-heavyweight champion.
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Fatalities in sanctioned mixed martial arts contests
Mixed martial arts (MMA) in the United States was sanctioned under Unified Rules in the states of New Jersey and Nevada in 2001. By 2011, 45 US states had sanctioned the sport. As of March 2011, there have been two recorded deaths resulting from sanctioned contests, the death of Sam Vasquez in Texas on 30 November 2007, and that of Michael Kirkham in South Carolina on June 28, 2010. Both fighters died of cerebral hemorrhage.
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Mixed Martial Arts Pakistan
Mixed Martial Arts Pakistan (or PAK MMA) is the premiere mixed martial arts (MMA) and martial arts promotion based in Pakistan that was created in December 2007 by Bashir Ahmad to promote Martial Arts (and Martial Sports such as Boxing and Wrestling) styles in Pakistan with a particular focus on Mixed Martial Arts competition.
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World of Mixed Martial Arts
The World of Mixed Martial Arts (WMMA) is a PC game designed by Adam Ryland and Grey Dog Software, the makers of the Total Extreme Warfare series. It includes fictional fighters with descriptive bios to make the game interesting. It is a simulation game, in which the player is the booker of a Mixed Martial Arts promotion. The choices are ALPHA-1, GAMMA. BCF, or WEFF. Or to make it more challenging, players may create their own promotion from scratch.
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USA-MMA
USA-MMA is a mixed martial arts (MMA) organization based in the United States that was created in 2007 by Gil Guillory, a twenty year veteran of Mixed Martial Arts. USA-MMA features up and coming MMA stars and veterans based in and around Louisiana. All 14 of their shows have been in Louisiana. They adhere to the North American Unified Rules of MMA.
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List of the fastest finishes in mixed martial arts contests
A lost of the fastest finishes in mixed martial arts contests:
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List of current mixed martial arts champions
Mixed martial arts (MMA) is a form of competitive combat sport, akin to boxing, muay thai, or kick boxing. MMA titles, or championship belts, are given to those fighters deemed by a promotional organization to have met a certain standard of athletic accomplishment in a specific weight class (most often by means of a championship fight). Championship belts are fought for at each weight class under a promotion, with only one belt awarded per class.
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Nova União (mixed martial arts)

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Mixed martial arts clothing
MMA clothing refers to the sportswear worn in mixed martial arts (MMA) competition and training, and branded fashion clothing related to the mixed martial arts scene.
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Mixed martial arts competition for children
Rules on Mixed martial arts competition for children vary. Currently, in most U.S. states, there is no central organization in charge of children competing in mixed martial arts (MMA). In some states it is even a misdemeanor to hold these competitions. Missouri is currently the only state that has had officially recognized bouts for children. To ensure the children’s safety in fights Missouri put slight but substantial differences into the rules.
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2012 in mixed martial arts events
The year 2012 has seen champions retain their belt, new champions crowned and new promotions begin their campaigns. As of March 30, 2012, the Ultimate Fighting Championship has held seven events with another fourteen so far reported to be held throughout the rest of the year. Bellator Fighting Championship began its sixth season containing tournaments in five different weight classes.
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Global Association Of Mixed Martial Arts
The Global Association Of Mixed Martial Arts (GAMMA), is an American mixed martial arts (MMA) promotion company based in the United States that hosts some of the top fighters on the globe, and preduces numerous events world wide. GAMMA has seven weight divisions and enforces the Unified Rules Of Mixed Martial Arts, (Soccer Kick Exception). John Guitirrez is the owner of the company and owns its parent company, SIGMA LLC.
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Mixed Martial Arts in Ontario
Mixed Martial Arts (MMA) in Ontario has been considered illegal until August 14, 2010, when the Ontario government announced that they would be moving forward to allow professional mixed martial arts in the province. This was seen as a sudden change in direction as the government has been reluctant to allow MMA events to be held. This paved the way for the largest regulated professional MMA event, UFC 129, which was held on April 30, 2011 at the Rogers Centre in Toronto.
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