Do You Have To Be A Great Fighter To Be A Great Coach?

Let’s start with this statement, being a great fighter doesn’t mean being a great coach. Coaching and fighting are two separate things. Being a coach requires different skills than fighting. This is valid for all fighting disciplines, MMA, Kickboxing, boxing, etc. Why you don’t have to be a great fighter to be a great coach? … Read more

Sambo Vs. Jiu Jitsu, Which Is Better For MMA?

Since the coming of Khabib Nurmagomedov to the UFC in 2012, a huge debate sparked about which discipline is better, Brazilian jiu jitsu or sambo. Khabib even dared to challenge the Brazilian jiu jitsu community by wearing a t-shirt saying “If Sambo was easy, it would be called Jiu-jitsu”. Khabib’s T-shirt enraged the jiu jitsu … Read more

How Does ONE Championship Weight Cutting Work?

Since the death of ONE Championship star Yang Jian Bing in December 2015 due to cardiopulmonary failure after a brutal weight cut, ONE Championship has made the decision to revolutionize the world of MMA and change the culture of weight cutting. In 2016, ONE FC came up with a revolutionary method for weigh-ins and sparked … Read more

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