In this issue...
Pride Bushido 3 hits the shores of Yokohama, Japan with Team Japan vs. Team Gracie and the comeback fight for Cro Cop.
K-1 jumps into the MMA arena full force with Romanex.
Is Massachusetts ready for Mixed Martial Arts? We speak to some of the fighters, promoters and members of the Mass. Boxing Commission to find out.
A Puncher's Chance: MMA fighters compete for a spot on Sylvester Stallone's reality show "The Contender".
Olympic basketball player-turned MMA fighter "Giant" Silva talks with us.
WEC X: Bragging Rights - Melendez and Parisyan earn bragging rights with belt victories.
Chute Boxe no longer holds the monopoly on MMA in Parana. We take a look at the new teams led by Pele, Minotauro and Anderson Silva on the rise in the Brazilian state.
Jungle Fight 2 turns the MMA World upside down.
TKO 16 returns with Quebec with Infernal.
Pride & Fury in Idaho: Professional MMA gets its start.
Mass Destruction 16 brings the action back to Boston.
Jay Hieron makes his UFC debut and we sit down to take with the "Thorobred."
Cage Warriors 7 hits South Yorkshire, UK with Showdown.
We bring you the action from WFF 6 in Canada and FFC IX in Mississippi.
Fans give their thoughts and predictions for the match-ups at the upcoming UFC 48: Payback.
In this month's Shooto Report, we bring you some of the best action from the Shooto events held in Tokyo and Lithuania in May.
Former AMC Pankration strength & conditioning coach Mark Ginther discusses Injury Prevention & Rehab Part 2: The Shoulder Joint.
Dan "The Beast" Severn BioFile.
Fight fans give their predictions and thoughts on the Pride Heavyweight Grand Prix.
In our monthly columns...
In Matt Hume's techniques, Matt Hume & Daniel Eng demonstrate Kick Catch Sweep; and in the Punchers Corner, champion kickboxer Derek Panza discusses Making Your Boxing Coach Work for You.
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