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submissionartist1 » Posted 5/27/07 10:24:00PM

Is MMA a Martial art like Akido Kung Fu or Juijitsu or is it a combat sport like Boxing or Judo?

xenophon » Posted 9/11/07 2:19:00AM


Posted by submissionartist1

Is MMA a Martial art like Akido Kung Fu or Juijitsu or is it a combat sport like Boxing or Judo?



MMA is a sport. Martial Arts are by definition for war. Anyone training you for combat will not restrict what you can do. Don't tell me I can't eye gouge, use a weapon or attack your groin in a fight for my life.

ShadowFighter » Posted 7/22/11 4:12:00PM

MMA- Mixed Martial Arts. It Can combine one or more martial arts like mauy thai for striking and BJJ for grapling

BradleyCooper » Posted 3/13/12 1:33:00AM

Mixed martial arts is a sport .though you can combine it with various other arts like muay thai kickboxing.

Legattacks » Posted 3/4/13 7:20:00PM

It is a sport because you can do it with any discipline!!!

amalatamrakar » Posted 7/1/13 11:41:00AM

MMAis mixed martial arts, which is totally war base. it is played between two warriors, so all those games played ar basis bounded by rules and regulations under discipline called MMA.

so mma is combat, martial arts like boxing, kung fu, jude and hybrid art also.



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