Well, suiting enough that my first article has nothing to do with any big organizations. The event was full of booze filled rednecks, overweight security guards, and the occasional knowledgeable MMA fan. Most people were paying thinking that they were going to see some vicious knockouts. What they got was a heavily grappling orientated fights. I didn't mind watching a good ground game. The people who attended seemed to think that they were just laying on them and decided to boo whenever this happened or two fighters got into a clinch.
Fatalities in mixed martial arts contests
What's behind the recent craze on cage fighting? | London Evening Standard
A study suggests that the risk of injury in general in MMA is comparable to that in professional boxing. He was diagnosed with a subdural hemorrhage for which a section of the skull bone was removed to allow the brain to swell without compressing it. Additional swelling led to the placement of a tube to allow cerebral spinal fluid to be drained out of the cavities in the brain to make room for more swelling as well as to allow the monitoring of pressure in the brain. He slipped into a coma for 48 hours until his death on November Vasquez's death was officially ruled as a death due to complications of blunt trauma of the head with a subdural hemorrhage. Kirkham soon lost consciousness and never recovered.
Danger in the cage: Lax regulation in amateur MMA puts lives at risk
Just the second round, White was glistening with sweat as he exchanged punches with his heavyweight opponent. He was her best friend and the father of their 2-year-old daughter, Raven, and he was visibly struggling. The referee ended the fight at the 5-minute, second mark. Spectators cheered the victorious Muse. Then, they grew quiet as they realized something was wrong with White.
I have noticed that there are two things in this life most people think they can do easily; 1 be an actor, 2 be a fighter. They want to become the next big UFC superstar. Here is MMA Futures advice of what mistakes amateur fighters should avoid and what they should watch out for:. In this modern day and age it is far too easy to get a fight.