It has been a huge year for mixed martial arts and Bloody Elbow has broken down the year's action with seventy Judo Chops thus far in 2011. As is becoming a Christmas tradition in these parts, we bring you a multi-part list of the year's breakdowns.
Here's part 1, more to come later today.
- The UFC's Nick Pace and the No Arm Triangle or 'Pace Choke'
- Nick Diaz Gogoplatas Takanori Gomi
- Anderson Silva Lands a Muay Boran Back Elbow
- Carlo Prater Uses a Novel Finish to the Anaconda Choke
- The Old-School Guard Passing of George Sotiropolous
- Dan Henderson and Rick Hawn Win the Trip Take Down Battles
- The Flaws of Jon Jones
- Edson Barboza's Spinning Hook Kick
- 'Korean Zombie' Chan Sung Jung Lands Eddie Bravo's Twister at UFC Fight Night 24
- UFC's Amir Sadollah Combines Twisting Arm Control With Elbows
- Michael McDonald, Edwin Figueroa And The Bro Hug
- Phil Davis Adjusts His Approach to Take Downs
- The Boxing and Jiu Jitsu of Nick Diaz
- Shinya Aoki and the Rear Face Lock
- John Makdessi Brings Taekwondo Kicks to the UFC
- Georges St Pierre's Chain Take Downs
- Georges St. Pierre's Superman Punch
- Georges St Pierre and the Spinning Back Kick
- Jake Shields' American Jiu Jitsu Part 1
- Jake Shields' American Jiu Jitsu Part 2
- Jake Shields' American Jiu Jitsu Part 3
Happy holidays to you and yours from Bloody Elbow!