On this episode of the The Writer and The Fighter, Oregon Sports News Senior MMA Writer David Golden and Bellator MMA fighter Jake Smith discuss the lifted suspension of Jon Jones and just what it means for the world of MMA, the night full of finishes at Bellator 205, and whether or not Conor McGregor is actually cool.
Mixed Martial Arts scenes were planted in two interconnected subcultures and grappling styles by American and Japanese namely Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu and shoot wrestling. First were the vale tudo events of Brazil followed by the shoot-style wrestling […]
Mackenzie Dern is without question one of the most decorated female Brazilian jiu-jitsu practitioners of all time. After making her transition to mixed martial arts in July of 2016, Dern would go on to win […]