In this issue...
Renovation is Progress: UFC 48 Prepares Sport for Spotlight.
Ortiz in Limbo: Shamrock's Injury Cools "Weighty" Rematch; Bad Boy Just Wants to Fight.
Pride FC: Critical Countdown 2004 - The star-studded Heavyweight Grand Prix continues.
Another Fighter Busted for Steroid Use.
K-1 MMA - K-1 makes their big move into the MMA Japanese market. Can the U.S. be far away?.
Get to know Georges St. Pierre: On the Fast Track to Stardom.
An inspection into why the UFC is losing their champions.
Team Quest Punch-Fest in the Northwest: Matt Lindland and Randy Couture put on a show of their own.
Meca 11: Chute Boxe's Nightmare in Rio.
Mikey Burnett plans his return to the ring.
Pride FC: Critical Countdown Analysis and Ramblings.
Rich Franklin hopes to Reemerge at 185.
SuperBrawl 36 live from the Blaisdell Arena in Honolulu, Hawaii.
Carlo Prater: "Missionary Kid" trots the globe and finds home in MMA.
Ultimate Combat X: Fight action in the UK.
Gladiator Challenge: Fightfest 2004.
In this month's Shooto Report, we bring you some of the best action from Shooto fights at Clubfight Productions in Melbourne, Australia and Shooto Junkie is Back! in Chiba, Japan.
Former AMC Pankration strength & conditioning coach Mark Ginther discusses Injury Prevention & Rehab Part 3: "Oh, my aching back!".
"The Prodigy" BJ Penn BioFile.
Fight fans give their thoughts on UFC 48 and Critical Countdown.
In our monthly columns...
In Matt Hume's techniques, Josh Barnett & Brad Kerston demonstrate 4 Kneebar Finishes; and in the Punchers Corner, champion kickboxer Derek Panza discusses It's the Little Things that Count.
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