LEGENDARY: Wanderlei-Cro Cop I

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WHEN A CROATIAN COP MET AN AXE MURDERER More than 15 years ago at PRIDE 20: Armed and Ready, two of the most destructive individuals ever fought one another in PRIDE for the first time. Mirko “Cro Cop” Filipiovic was undertaking his 4th professional MMA fight under the PRIDE banner against the more seasoned Wanderlei “The Axe Murderer” Silva. Wanderlei and Mirko didn’t care for each other that much, but there was really no true …

PLUM Clinch Disasters In MMA

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Relive Three UFC Fights & Thai Clinch Flops The plum is one of the deadliest clinch techniques utilized in Muay Thai. Usually referred to as just a “Muay Thai clinch” or simply “Thai clinch,” it is often solely characterized as having a dominant double collar tie. However, the technique itself serves to break down the opponent by negating any punches in close quarters and by drawing the body/head nearer to incoming massive knees. Unsurprisingly, outside …