Posts Tagged ‘Shogun Rua’
 
 
 
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"Yeah, man, I know. This crap sucks."
"Yeah, man, I know. This crap sucks."
"Yeah, man, I know. This crap sucks."

An Ode to TRT, MMA’s Departed Helping Hand

I don’t agree with Mike Fagan. While both a useful template for beginning articles (and a guiding principle of Untethered MMA), this simple phrase also accurately describes my opinion on Fagan’s love of all things p...
 
 
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The Tragedy of Hendo vs. Rua
The Tragedy of Hendo vs. Rua
The Tragedy of Hendo vs. Rua

UFC Fight Night 38: The Tragedy of Henderson vs. Shogun 2

If Dan Henderson vs. Mauricio Rua is one of the greatest UFC fights in history, Hendo vs. Shogun 2 has to be one of the most tragic scenes in MMA to date. First, let’s spin the dial back to UFC 139. On that night, hardcor...
 
 
Untethered MMA
 
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UFC Fight Night 38 Review

As Jon Anik interviewed Dan Henderson in the cage, the UFC rolled the highlight of his finish against Mauricio “Shogun” Rua again, and my girlfriend said, “I love the part where he tries to get up and falls down,” to wh...
 

 
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UFC Fight Night 38 Preview

About 90 seconds into the third round of their first fight, Dan Henderson lands a right hook that crumples Mauricio “Shogun” Rua. Shogun hits the mat like a sack of potatoes or a broken Jenga tower or Bloodstain Lane hittin...
 
 
Untethered MMA
 
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UFC Fight Night 33 Review

We jokingly called for five rounds. Heavyweight fighting typically goes something like this: someone gets knocked out or submitted in round one; otherwise, a full three rounds of desperation haymakers and cartoonish iron lung b...
 
 
Untethered MMA
 
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UFC Fight Night 33 Preview

It’s 2013, and Mark Hunt is headlining a UFC show against Antonio “Bigfoot” Silva. OK, so it’s a Fight Night. And, OK, it’s in Hunt’s home country of Australia. And – fucking – OK! Hunt’s a...