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Lee

Life long Martial Artist and BJJ Wannabe. I like to think I am a good all-rounder (but my ground game is non-existent).

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Last Minute Predictions: UFC Vegas 36

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Last Minute Predictions: UFC Vegas 36

Great write up! I canโ€™t get my BT Sport working ๐Ÿ™ˆ i think i a...

8 Simple and Effective Takedowns

useful! thanks for the share

Muay Thai is so much better with MMA gloves.

totally agree

Muay Thai is so much better with MMA gloves.

@izzystaijutsu not sure if you are a Muay Thai fan but this ...

How to escape from a rear naked choke hold in seconds

Hahaha this is an amazing technique, I think I might start ca...

My UFC 266 Predictions ๐ŸฅŠ ๐Ÿคผ

Nice! I am not sure on Brian Ortega yet. Yes his last bout ag...

Who has the most to gain at UFC 265?

What's next for The Black Beast? ...

Who has the most to gain at UFC 265?

She didnโ€™t get the win ๐Ÿ˜ฉ

Was Cory Hill released from the UFC shortly after he suffered a leg injury because the UFC was reluctant to pay insurance?

Interesting storyโ€ฆ

Who has the most to gain at UFC 265?

If you are a fan of Angela Hill, like me, you likely think s...

The best Martial Arts, MMA and UFC podcasts of the week

Will defo check that out, keep grinding and getting that cont...

The Wimp 2 Warrior experience that unlocks the lurking human potential that you always knew you had ๐Ÿ‘Š

Yeah they have also invested in a CTO etc, all looks really e...

July 10 is the first day fans can finally tip fighters live during matches with the new app, TapStats #TipYourFighter

congrats, good luck ๐Ÿคž

July 10 is the first day fans can finally tip fighters live during matches with the new app, TapStats #TipYourFighter

looking good, how do you pay the bills with no fees?

July 10 is the first day fans can finally tip fighters live during matches with the new app, TapStats #TipYourFighter

Iโ€™ll have a look for sure ๐Ÿ‘Š

July 10 is the first day fans can finally tip fighters live during matches with the new app, TapStats #TipYourFighter

Hey, hope this goes well. Ping back and let us know.

UFC Fight Night: Rozenstruik vs. Sakai Preview

I have updated the article to show the source and added a few...

UFC Fight Night: Rozenstruik vs. Sakai Preview

Hey TJ, are you following me? I can't see to chat with you.

UFC Fight Night: Rozenstruik vs. Sakai Preview

Great write up! I am so looking forward to this one ๐Ÿ˜Ž out of ...

Welcome Thread - v0

hey there! would love to hear more about your coaching aspira...

Welcome Thread - v0

hey there!! welcome !

Vegan Based Diet for Martial Arts Training

are you alluding to low carb and keto etc?

Francis Ngannou becomes UFC heavyweight champion at UFC 260

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Vegan Based Diet for Martial Arts Training

This is a great article. I am thinking of going plant based m...

My Final Muay Thai Fights

Welcome to my life ๐Ÿ˜…๐Ÿ˜…

Chris Weidmanโ€™s leg break at UFC 261 dissected by Conor McGregor

That was awful, I hope he gets back to full recovery soon. I ...

Will Jorge Masvidal beat Kamaru Usman at UFC 261?

I doubt it. Kamaru Usman is on another level. Masvidal can be...

What Martial Arts did Bruce Lee train?

Jeet Kune Do Wing Chun Kung Fu American Boxing Tai Chi

Quick Read: Chandler could still do big business for Bellator.

Well that escalated quickly! I think he takes Charles out qui...

UFC, USMAN and the 170 lb Title

Masvidal next eh? Think it will be the same result?

UFC 260!

Jones v Nโ€™gannou! ๐Ÿ™๐Ÿฝ๐Ÿ™๐Ÿฝ๐Ÿ™๐Ÿฝ

UFC 260!

Woodley ๐Ÿ˜ž

UFC 260!

Are you watching live?

UFC, USMAN and the 170 lb Title

Immediate rematch. He has Ali as his manager and has been too...

Leon Edwards no contest due to eye poke ๐Ÿ‘ letโ€™s hope that doesnโ€™t stall his championship progress

True! Leon Edwards stated that he was winning the first round...

Leon Edwards no contest due to eye poke ๐Ÿ‘ letโ€™s hope that doesnโ€™t stall his championship progress

@markb2201 ๐Ÿ˜ญ๐Ÿ˜ญ๐Ÿ˜ญ

UFC Fight Pass on PS5 please!!

Is it even on the PS4 and Xbox S?

UFC 259: I have Izzy by KO

I know right! Not really sure why it happened to be honest!

UFC 259: I have Izzy by KO

Well that didnโ€™t turn out as I expected! I wonder if those 2 ...

UFC 259: I have Izzy by KO

If you had to put ยฃ1m down, who would it be on gents? @markb2...

I am hearing Khamzat Chimaev vs Leon Edwards is off again.. ๐Ÿ˜ซ

Looks ripped!! ๐Ÿ˜…๐Ÿ˜…๐Ÿ˜…

Two Loses, My First KO and a Change of Perspective

Another awesome article Lanch ๐Ÿ˜Ž

Opinion: Kamaru Usman overthrows Georges St-Pierre as the best welterweight of all time

For me itโ€™s #1 Jones, #2 Khabib with Kamaru Usman at a very c...

I am hearing Khamzat Chimaev vs Leon Edwards is off again.. ๐Ÿ˜ซ

Ah man there are so many great fights out there for Leon Edwa...

I am hearing Khamzat Chimaev vs Leon Edwards is off again.. ๐Ÿ˜ซ

Stephen Thompson respectfully offering to step in ...

UFC Media Pass Credentials

Me too! The whole idea of This MMA Life is that a blogger or ...

How to become an MMA journalist

Relevant when it comes to that time for applying for UFC or B...

UFC Media Pass Credentials

Also here are some links to apply for media press credentials...

UFC Media Pass Credentials

Here is a really good YouTube video on getting UFC, Bellator ...

What's the best way to watch old UFC fights for free?

BT Sport to a great job supporting and distributing the UFC e...

What's the best way to watch old UFC fights for free?

We have a free UFC fights thread here that we update before e...

What's the best way to watch old UFC fights for free?

UFC Fight Pass for sure. Depending on where you are, the cost...

Ying & Yang. How My Martial Arts Journey Began

Lanchana is so authentic. One of the first women to compete o...

It's UFC 258 Fight Week!

Super excited @markb2201 @jlant024 !!

Fight Night Alistair Overeem vs Alexander Volkov. Who's taking home the win?

Who you guys got? @markb2201 @jlant024

UFC 257 Aftermath: State of the Lightweight Division

Wonder if McGregor will ever get that strap in the cover pic ...

UFC 258 Kamaru Usman v Gilbert Burns is on the horizon. Who's looking forward to it?

Yeah, I can't wait to see what Burns does here to try and suc...

UFC 257 Aftermath: State of the Lightweight Division

It certainly does Jordan. I need to start watching Diego Ferr...

UFC 257 Aftermath: State of the Lightweight Division

The more I think about it, the more I feel that Poirier and M...

UFC 257 Aftermath: State of the Lightweight Division

Blimey, I don't know much about Diego Ferreira ๐Ÿ˜…. I'd better ...

What's the next MMA event to look forward to?

Iโ€™ll say. Thank god for fight island, iโ€™d love to be out ther...

What's the next MMA event to look forward to?

Spot on. Jan is very dangerous. Itโ€™s an intriguing one isnโ€™t ...

UFC 257: Main and Co-Main Review

Conor and Nate 3 would be fantastic also part of me hopes he ...

UFC on ABC 1 Preview and Predictions!

Can't wait to see Ortega's next fight, the changes he made in...

UFC on ABC 1 Preview and Predictions!

Love Ariel, also think the Schmo is catching him up!

UFC 257: Main and Co-Main Review

Nice write up Jordan - wonder whatโ€™s next for all these guys?...

UFC 257: Main and Co-Main Review

Me too! I am a bad of bloody nerves when these events are on,...

UFC 257 Preview & Predictions!

Bloody hell! What a KO from Dustin! Looks like those calf kic...

UFC 257 Preview & Predictions!

Conor's chin always seems rock-solid to me, he knows it is. I...

A New McGregor?

Totally! Enjoy the fight Jordan, letโ€™s see how close @markb22...

A New McGregor?

Great post @jlant024 ! I must admit, I like this version of C...

UFC 257 Preview & Predictions!

This epic. I agree with ALL of it!!! Great write up Mark, you...

UFC on ABC 1 Preview and Predictions!

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UFC on ABC 1 Preview and Predictions!

I know right, and he won!

UFC on ABC 1 Preview and Predictions!

Yup. Me too ๐Ÿ’ฏ

Gay MMA coach and a champion wrestler wins the toughest battle by coming out

there we go, updated slightly - you'll notice it has the orig...

Gay MMA coach and a champion wrestler wins the toughest battle by coming out

Hey there, thanks for the post. We could probably ask if the ...

I am an MMA athlete in the UFC. I am in the top 10 of my weight class, I am male and gay.

Wow thanks for the heads up!

UFC on ABC 1 Preview and Predictions!

I agree, I also think McGregorโ€™s chin plays a massive role in...

Anyone watching Cobra Kai? It's brilliant!

Yeah, brilliant - didnโ€™t think Iโ€™d enjoy this so much, even w...

UFC on ABC 1 Preview and Predictions!

I was listening to Helwani's podcast today and he was saying ...

Quick Read: Chandler could still do big business for Bellator.

Love this Mark. Totally agree. Chandler has a hell of a task ...

Georges St-Pierre's pre-fight ritual for de-stress and anxiety

GSP is prob my fav athlete in the UFC.

A beginners guide to the PFL (Professional Fighters League)

I need to learn more, especially about the PFL scoring system

Jonathan Tucker on how he transformed his body for the role as Jay Kulina in hit MMA Netflix series 'Kingdom'

Thats a good shout. I need to get back to watching this whole...

Conor McGregor looks 'on another level' ahead of comeback fight at UFC 257

Who do you think takes this one @markb2201

Happy Friday! What MMA events are you watching this weekend?

How about you guys @samuel78fin @ufcguy_913 @zackhulett_305...

Khabib is the best mma fighter

He is the whole package for sure, is attitude and personality...

Just short introduction

You can also intro yourself on the welcome thread here

Just short introduction

Hey Samuel! Welcome to This MMA life! Thanks for the intro!

Why you should learn Sambo

Sambo seems to be bubbling to the top of the pool but it does...

The 4 MMA stretches that jiujitsu players are craving during COVID

Hey, the more stretching the better, especially during COVID ...

MMA and Autism

Wow, what a story

Hacks for delivering better MMA classes

Nice find, great article!

Kingdom. A show about MMA fighters, family, and their constant struggles.

Best show ever

Khabib Nurmagomedov wonโ€™t retire just yet. Here me out.

I think he is done. Itโ€™s a family decision.

Live audience could be in the works for UFC 254

Sadly not :(

I love the new logo style

Just playing with it atm :) getting some resize glitches but ...

Live audience could be in the works for UFC 254

I bloody hope so! Although got to admit, loving it with now c...

Home gym progress... Added a squat rack!

Very nice!

An interview with Krav Maga expert Michael Hartl

I'll say!

My new basement gym is coming together nicely

You need a good punch bag ๐Ÿค“

My new basement gym is coming together nicely

Half the garage. With gravity boots ๐Ÿ˜‚

My new basement gym is coming together nicely

Ta da!

Official UFC 254 Poster

Agreed! 100%!!

Justin Gaethje breaks down how is going to beat Khabib at UFC 254

Love Justin, really down to earth guy regardless of whether h...

Michael Chandler offers some great mindset advice

That's a really interesting listen actually. Michael comes ac...

How to post consistently on all your MMA socials especially through fight week

You can also connect and login with Facebook now :D

How to post consistently on all your MMA socials especially through fight week

Hey thanks for joining us!

An epic spine tingling UFC 254 promo video

Jesus this is brilliant!

Incredible UFC 254 Fan Art

I like Justin Gaethje's arm in this. Can't wait for UFC254. W...

Useful MMA Training Apps for Lockdown

Nice article, a few apps for training during COVID there I ha...

Is Wrestling Influencing Jiu Jitsu?

Thanks for the share Zack! Great topic. Would also be interes...

Self Defense Essentials, Knife Attacks.

This is awesome, love Nick Drossos. Thanks for the share, wil...

Why I love Jiu-Jitsu

BJJ Anir.. I canโ€™t wait to get started ๐Ÿ˜Ž

Why I love Jiu-Jitsu

Brilliant read Zack. Thanks for sharing this with the communi...

Yoga for MMA Fighters

Nice share Krisy! I agree, I do Yoga but not as much since CO...

No MMA experience but looking for a way to get your first bout?

Nice post Amy. No excuse for anyone anymore ref facing their ...

How to do a basic guillotine choke

Very nice! The guillotine choke looks so easy to learn, no br...

Hey gang. Anyone got any tips for an amateur weight cut?

That is useful!

What lies ahead for the UFC's lightweight division?

Totally agree!

BJ Penn deals with GSP's low kicks like they are nothing ๐Ÿคท๐Ÿป

I agree 100% gsp v khabib will be the best the UFC could ever...

Why do I fight?

Another nice article Ben. Some nice shout outs there towards ...

How to take someone down whoโ€™s way bigger than you ๐Ÿคผโ€โ™€๏ธ

One of the best take down tutorials I have seen, just because...

How to throw a 1-2 punch combination with Lanchana Green

Nice video editing Lanch ๐Ÿ˜Ž after buying it myself, enjoyed th...

How to condition your shins like Dan Hardy

Itโ€™s all Jean Claude Van Dammeโ€™s fault. That kickboxer movie ...

What lies ahead for the UFC's lightweight division?

Itโ€™s a really good question. Sometimes it feels like Ferguson...

My experience training MMA in Brazil after appearing on The Ultimate Fighter ๐Ÿ’ช๐Ÿผ๐Ÿคผโ€โ™€๏ธ๐Ÿฆธ๐Ÿปโ€โ™€๏ธ

An entertaining read Lanch! Not sure I would have the nerve t...

7 mistakes people make when starting MMA

Haha, this is brilliant. Very good advice for getting the eti...

Should Edwards return his 3 pieces and soda?

Ah this is good to hear, always good to know when these athle...

Kingdom, the highly rated IMDB MMA series finally drops on Netflix today ๐Ÿ”ฅ

That is my hope, really weird how they just canned it. I thin...

Should Edwards return his 3 pieces and soda?

I for one am looking forward to Rocky finally entering the st...

How to become an MMA cut man like Timo Plewa

thanks to Timo for a great interview!

How is COVID-19 affecting your MMA life?

๐Ÿ™๐Ÿฝ Great approach Daniel ๐Ÿฅ‹๐Ÿฅ‹

How is COVID-19 affecting your MMA life?

Great insight, thanks! Do you thinking that knowing and being...

Welcome Thread - v0

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Why I Fought an 8x World Jiu-Jitsu Player

Another cracker Lanch!

The biggest fight I have is with my weight.

Another cracking article Helen

Bullies, my experience and how martial arts helped.

Amazing story Lanchana ๐Ÿ™๐Ÿผ

My MMA Story

Yeah great article this Helen. We need more people to share t...

How is COVID-19 affecting your MMA life?

Difficult to setup in a very short space of time though right?

Once upon a time in Brazil. Gracie Combative's

I am so jealous that you have a gracie academy so close ๐Ÿ˜Ž

Starting out in the world of Jui-Jitsu, BJJ or GJJ

Love this, articulates really well the emotions people go thr...

Welcome Thread - v0

Which Gracie gym are you training at btw?

Welcome Thread - v0

Happy to have you ๐Ÿ˜Ž๐Ÿ˜Ž๐Ÿ˜Ž

Why we founded this community

Thanks Jess, that means a lot. You should give Jujitsu a go!

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