MMA Technique

Judo Chop: Werdum's set-ups

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Fabricio Werdum picked Travis Browne apart on the feet in Saturday's UFC on Fox main event. BE's striking specialist Connor Ruebusch breaks down the small details that made his big shots effective,...

Judo Chop: Werdum/Cordeiro vs. Browne/Winkeljohn

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Saturday's UFC on Fox main event is not only a battle between top heavyweight contenders, but one between two of the sport's premier striking trainers. BE's striking specialist Connor Ruebusch...

Pacquiao vs Bradley 2: Fun with Angles, part 2

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On Saturday Manny Pacquiao and Tim Bradley fought for the WBO welterweight title in a spell-binding clinic of southpaw vs. orthodox footwork. BE's striking specialist Connor Ruebusch brings you a...

Pacquiao vs. Bradley 2: Fun with Angles, part 1

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On Saturday Manny Pacquiao and Tim Bradley fought for the WBO welterweight title. What ensued was a spell-binding clinic in the fascinating subject of southpaw vs. orthodox footwork.

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Frame-by-Frame Fights: The Kicks of Marlon Moraes

BE's striking specialist Connor Ruebusch unveils his first ever video breakdown, a technical celebration of the counter kicking game of WSoF bantamweight champion Marlon Moraes.

Judo Chop: Brock Lesnar's F-5

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Apparently, Brock Lesnar is not only a former UFC champion, but a professional wrestler too. BE's Connor Ruebusch breaks down his classic finish of C.M. Punk as Lesnar gets set to pit his skills...

Tech Recap: Assume the Position

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Sunday's UFC card was in many ways the perfect Brazil card. Controversy, upsets, knockouts--Fight Night 38 had it all, and a surprising amount of subtlety too. BE's striking specialist Connor...

Pat Barry and a Very Bad Day in the Octagon

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To flip the tradition of Judo Chops pointing out great technique, we at Bloody Elbow asked ourselves "What went wrong for Pat Barry in his fight against Soa Palelei Hunt vs. Bigfoot"? The answers...

Judo Chop: The Ashi-Waza of Hector Lombard

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Grappling team Judo bum Ananse takes a detailed look at the footsweeps used by Hector Lombard to rag-doll Jake Shields at UFC 171.

Hendricks' Coach: 'He's better than they realize'

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BE's Connor Ruebusch interviews Steven Wright, the striking coach of newly crowned welterweight champion Johny Hendricks. Steven talks about his own martial arts background, the training he's done...

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