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Welcome to the MMA Extras page. As you’ll see, it’s difficult to describe, but chock full o’ information and righteous goods. This page contains essential information that every fan needs including rules of the sport, histories of the major MMA organizations, event results, historical champion listings, event bonus details, photo galleries – including several that highlight the “lighter side” of MMA – and much more. This is stuff that we’ve always wanted to see, but had a hard time finding, so we decided to develop it ourselves and keep it all in one, easy-to-find location. Hey, we know this stuff isn’t the hard-core news you could find elsewhere, but it’s a must have. Take a look!

Rules of the Sport

UFC and WEC Rules Gear and Clothing: Fighters use commission-approved 4-6 oz gloves designed to protect the hand, but, not large enough to improve the striking surface or weight of the punch. Commission-approved MMA shorts or kickboxing trunks are the only uniforms allowed. Shirts, rash guards, kiminos/gis, and shoes are not allowed. Weight Classes: Bantamweight… [Continue]

Organizational Histories

History of the UFC The Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) is a mixed martial arts (MMA) promotion company based in the United States that hosts numerous events worldwide. It is the most successful MMA promotion in the sport with many of it’s top fighters under contract. The UFC has five weight divisions and enforces the Unified Rules of Mixed Martial Arts. [Continue]
History of the WEC World Extreme Cagefighting (WEC) is an American mixed martial arts (MMA) promotion. It is the sister promotion to the Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC), both owned and produced by Zuffa, with a focus on the lighter weight classes (155, 145, and 135 lb). The WEC uses the same rules as its older and much larger sibling, and holds its matches… [Continue]
History of Strikeforce Strikeforce is a U.S.-based mixed martial arts (MMA) and kickboxing organization based in San Jose, California. It is headed by CEO Scott Coker and owned by Silicon Valley Sports and Entertainment, operators of the HP Pavilion and the San Jose Sharks. Its live events and fights are currently shown on Showtime in the US and on Super Channel… [Continue]
History of Dream Dream (styled DREAM in capitals) is a mixed martial arts organization promoted by Fighting and Entertainment Group and co-produced with the former Pride Fighting Championships executives from Dream Stage Entertainment. It is the sister production of K-1 kick boxing. Dream replaced FEG’s previous-run mixed martial arts… [Continue]
History of Bellator Bellator Fighting Championships (Bellator) is a mixed martial arts (MMA) promotion based in the United States. “Bellator”, which is Latin for “Warrior”, was the first MMA promotion to provide direct access to the Hispanic market by utilizing Spanish ring announcing and commentary plus Hispanic talent. It’s events are organized into seasons with… [Continue]
History of Pride Pride Fighting Championships (Pride or Pride FC for short) was a mixed martial arts organization based in Japan. Its inaugural event was held at the Tokyo Dome on October 11, 1997. Pride held more than sixty mixed martial arts events. As one of the most popular MMA organizations in the world during its ten years of operation, Pride broadcast… [Continue]
History of EliteXC Elite Xtreme Combat, also known as EliteXC, was a U.S.-based mixed martial arts (MMA) organization owned and operated by Proelite Inc. It was founded as a partnership between Showtime Networks Inc. and ProElite, Inc. and officially announced on December 14, 2006. It was headquartered in Los Angeles, California. The partnership to… [Continue]
History of Affliction Affliction Entertainment was an American mixed martial arts (MMA) promotion company created by Affliction Clothing in 2008. The UFC prohibited its fighters from wearing Affliction clothing after learning Affliction was considering also becoming an MMA fight promotion. Donald Trump, who owned a significant equity stake in Affliction Entertainment… [Continue]

MMA Events

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WEC Events and Results WEC Events. WEC Results. WEC Events. WEC Results. WEC Events. WEC Results. WEC Events. WEC Results. WEC Events. WEC Results. WEC Events. WEC Results. WEC Events. WEC Results. WEC Events. WEC Results. WEC Events. WEC Results. WEC Events. WEC Results. WEC Events. WEC Results. WEC Events. WEC Results. WEC Events. [Continue]
Strikeforce Events and Results Strikeforce Events. Strikeforce Results. Strikeforce Events. Strikeforce Results. Strikeforce Events. Strikeforce Results. Strikeforce Events. Strikeforce Results. Strikeforce Events. Strikeforce Results. Strikeforce Events. Strikeforce Results. Strikeforce Events. Strikeforce Results. Strikeforce Events. Strikeforce Results. [Continue]
Dream Events and Results DREAM Events. DREAM Results. DREAM Events. DREAM Results. DREAM Events. DREAM Results.DREAM Events. DREAM Results. DREAM Events. DREAM Results. DREAM Events. DREAM Results. DREAM Events. DREAM Results. DREAM Events. DREAM Results. DREAM Events. DREAM Results. DREAM Events. DREAM Results. DREAM Events. DREAM Results. [Continue]
Bellator Events and Results Bellator Events. Bellator Results. Bellator Events. Bellator Results. Bellator Events. Bellator Results. Bellator Events. Bellator Results. Bellator Events. Bellator Results. Bellator Events. Bellator Results. Bellator Events. Bellator Results. Bellator Events. Bellator Results. Bellator Events. Bellator Results. Bellator Events. Bellator Results. Bellator Events. [Continue]
Pride Events and Results Pride Events. Pride Results. Pride Events. Pride Results. Pride Events. Pride Results. Pride Events. Pride Results. Pride Events. Pride Results. Pride Events. Pride Results. Pride Events. Pride Results. Pride Events. Pride Results. Pride Events. Pride Results. Pride Events. Pride Results. Pride Events. Pride Results. Pride Events. Pride Results. Pride Events. [Continue]
EliteXC Events and Results EliteXC Events. EliteXC Results. EliteXC Events. EliteXC Results. EliteXC Events. EliteXC Results. EliteXC Events. EliteXC Results. EliteXC Events. EliteXC Results. EliteXC Events. EliteXC Results. EliteXC Events. EliteXC Results. EliteXC Events. EliteXC Results. EliteXC Events. EliteXC Results. EliteXC Events. EliteXC Results. EliteXC Events. [Continue]
Affliction Events and Results Affliction Events. Affliction Results. Affliction Events. Affliction Results. Affliction Events. Affliction Results. Affliction Events. Affliction Results. Affliction Events. Affliction Results. Affliction Events. Affliction Results. Affliction Events. Affliction Results. Affliction Events. Affliction Results. Affliction Events. Affliction Results. Affliction Events. Affliction Results. [Continue]

Champions of MMA

List of UFC Champions UFC Lightweight champion. UFC Welterweight champion. UFC Middleweight champion. UFC Light Heavyweight champion. UFC Heavyweight champion. UFC Lightweight champion. UFC Welterweight champion. UFC Middleweight champion. UFC Light Heavyweight champion. UFC Heavyweight champion. UFC Lightweight champion. [Continue]
List of WEC Champions WEC Lightweight champion. WEC Featherweight champion. WEC Bantamweight champion. WEC Lightweight champion. WEC Featherweight champion. WEC Bantamweight champion. WEC Lightweight champion. WEC Featherweight champion. WEC Bantamweight champion. WEC Lightweight champion. WEC Featherweight champion. [Continue]
List of Strikeforce Champions Strikeforce Lightweight champion. Strikeforce Welterweight champion. Strikeforce Middleweight champion. Strikeforce Light Heavyweight champion. Strikeforce Heavyweight champion. Strikeforce Women’s champions. Strikeforce Lightweight champion. Strikeforce Welterweight champion. Strikeforce Middleweight champion. [Continue]
List of Dream Champions DREAM Featherweight champion. DREAM Lightweight champion. DREAM Welterweight champion. DREAM Middleweight champion. DREAM Featherweight champion. DREAM Lightweight champion. DREAM Welterweight champion. DREAM Middleweight champion. DREAM Featherweight champion. DREAM Lightweight champion. [Continue]
List of Pride Champions Pride Lightweight champion. Pride Welterweight champion. Pride Middleweight champion. Pride Heavyweight champion. Pride Open-weight champion. Pride Lightweight champion. Pride Welterweight champion. Pride Middleweight champion. Pride Heavyweight champion. Pride Open-weight champion. Pride Lightweight champion. [Continue]

Meds and Financials

UFC Weigh-in Results, Salaries, Bonuses, and Medical Suspensions Weigh-in Results, Salaries, Bonuses, Medical Suspensions, Weigh-in Results, Salaries, Bonuses, Medical Suspensions, Weigh-in Results, Salaries, Bonuses, Medical Suspensions, Weigh-in Results, Salaries, Bonuses, Medical Suspensions, Weigh-in Results, Salaries, Bonuses, Medical Suspensions, Weigh-in Results, Salaries, Bonuses. [Continue]
WEC Weigh-in Results, Salaries, Bonuses, and Medical Suspensions Weigh-in Results, Salaries, Bonuses, Medical Suspensions, Weigh-in Results, Salaries, Bonuses, Medical Suspensions, Weigh-in Results, Salaries, Bonuses, Medical Suspensions, Weigh-in Results, Salaries, Bonuses, Medical Suspensions, Weigh-in Results, Salaries, Bonuses, Medical Suspensions, Weigh-in Results, Salaries, Bonuses. [Continue]
Strikeforce Weigh-in Results, Salaries, Bonuses, and Medical Suspensions Weigh-in Results, Salaries, Bonuses, Medical Suspensions, Weigh-in Results, Salaries, Bonuses, Medical Suspensions, Weigh-in Results, Salaries, Bonuses, Medical Suspensions, Weigh-in Results, Salaries, Bonuses, Medical Suspensions, Weigh-in Results, Salaries, Bonuses. [Continue]

Fight Night Bonuses

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WEC Fight Night Bonuses Fight of the Night, Cash, Knockout of the Night, Money, Submission of the Night, Greenbacks, Fight of the Night, Cash, Knockout of the Night, Money, Submission of the Night, Greenbacks, Fight of the Night, Cash, Knockout of the Night, Money, Submission of the Night, Greenbacks, Fight of the Night, Cash, Knockout of the Night, Money, Submission of the Night. [Continue]

Miscellaneous

Pitbulls and Assassins: MMA Fighter Nicknames Look out… this is a dangerous page! Our MMA Fighter Nicknames page is loaded with assassins, spiders, pit bulls, hurricanes, wrecking machines, bullies, and razors. Some of the nicknames are a good fit, some are not, and some you look at and wonder if the nickname was a friend’s idea of a bad joke. You’ve been warned, proceed with caution. [Continue]
Chokin’ Out Fools: Top 10 MMA Submissions Skip the pain and humiliation of starting from scratch at the local Jiu-Jitsu school – master the ten MMA Submissions detailed within and you’ll be one dangerous dude! We mined our massive database of MMA Results and found that these submissions (listed in order of use) are the ones used most frequently to win with MMA, so, learn these… [Continue]
Mixed Martial Arts 101 Mixed martial arts (MMA) is a full contact combat sport that allows a wide variety of fighting techniques and skills, from a mixture of martial arts traditions and non-traditions, to be used in competitions. The rules allow the use of striking and grappling techniques, both while standing and on the ground. [Continue]
MMA Glossary of Terms Achilles Lock or Ankle Lock: A foot lock that exists in many variations where a submission move applied to the joints in the ankle which causes a compression lock to the Achilles tendon, or sometimes also to the calf muscle. Boxing: The skill or sport of fighting with the fists. usually with padded leather gloves. Referred to as the “sweet science,” boxers… [Continue]