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The Martial Chronicles: Fighting Like a Girl-Pt 2

Cageside Guest Columnist John S. Nash brings us another feature edition of his fascinating series chronicling the origins of MMA. This time, we take a second look at women's prizefighting...

Martial Chronicle: 1913: women's lib & jiu jitsu

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As the UFC counts down to its first ever women's fight, a century before women were literally fighting in the streets of London for their rights.

All-In Down Under

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Before there was MMA in the United States there was Vale Tudo in Brazil. And before that? Well there was boxing legend Sam McVea taking part in "all-in fighting" in Australia.

The Martial Chronicles: Paris vs. London

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John S. Nash is back with another version of The Martial Chronicles, this time looking at L'Idole de Paris versus the Fraud of London in 1908

The Martial Chronicles: In the trenches

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On Veteran's Day, John S. Nash looks back at the hand-to-hand combat of World War I.

The Olympic History of Catch Wrestling

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The Martial Chronicles looks at the forgotten history of Catch-As-Catch-Can at the Summer Games

Before Fighting Was Ultimate It Was Super

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Would you be a fan of the UFC is it was called Super instead of Ultimate? The forgotten but true story of the first MMA league in the United States. The Martial Chronicles: Before Fighting was...

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