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What’s in Your Gym Bag: Brought to You by MikeSwick.com

Ever wondered what your favorite fighters keep in their gym bag? From training equipment, apparel, supplements and more, you can find out on MikeSwick.com‘s Fighter’s Corner! Bruce Buffer, Cain Velasquez, Mark Hunt, Dan Hardy and Sergey Badyuk are just a few contributors that allowed the MikeSwick.com team to get a literal inside look at what […]

It’s All About The Grind

It’s All About The Grind It’s about making small improvements, every day, with like-minded people who will push you to the limit! MMA Sparring and Airdyne at AKA Thailand is where a lot of the hard work takes place. Photos: Mitch Viquez

Marcio Cesar Gracinha AKA Thailand BJJ & MMA Coach Highlight

Marcio Cesar Gracinha AKA Thailand BJJ & MMA Coach Highlight There are BJJ black belts, then there are battle-tested warriors who have tons of cage fighting experience – that’s Marcio Cesar Gracinha. Our AKA Thailand BJJ/MMA coach has 19 wins, 17 of which are finishes, and is no stranger to a good scrap! Marcio Cesar Gracinha […]

AKA Thailand’s Marcio Cesar shows an Inverted Triangle from Knee Shield

AKA Thailand’s Marcio Cesar shows an Inverted Triangle from Knee Shield BJJ Technique: Inverted Triangle from Knee Shield GiardAKA Thailand BJJ Professor Marcio Cesar Gracinha is also a highly-experienced MMA fighter with over 25 professional fights on his resume. Here he shows us a sneaky Inverted Triangle from the Knee Shield Guard during our NoGi […]

AKA Thailand’s Amir Aliakbari to face Shane Carwin

AKA Thailand’s Amir Aliakbari to face Shane Carwin And it’s official! AKA Thailand heavyweight Amir Aliakbari will be facing former UFC Interim Heavyweight Champion, Shane Carwin, in the quarterfinal of the RIZIN Fighting Federation World Grand Prix Open Weight Tournament on Dec. 29 in Japan! The semi-finals and final of the tournament will take place […]

AKA’s Khabib Nurmagomedov training for UFC 205

AKA’s Khabib Nurmagomedov training for UFC 205   Khabib ‘The Eagle’ Nurmagomedov (23-0 MMA, 7-0 UFC) training for Michael ‘The Menace’ Johnson (17-10 MMA, 9-6 UFC) at UFC 205 in New York, Madison Square Garden Venue Khabib Nurmagomedov vs Michael Johnson | UFC 205 UFC 205 Card: Eddie Alvarez vs Conor McGregor Tyron Woodley vs […]

AKA’s Daniel Cormier to Headline UFC 206

AKA’s Daniel Cormier to Headline UFC 206 UFC President, Dana White confirmed yesterday on FS1’s “UFC Tonight” that the main event for UFC 206 will be Daniel Cormier versus Anthony Johnson. Cormier, the UFC’s light heavyweight champion, beat Johnson back at UFC 187 via rear naked choke in the 3rd round of a 5 round […]