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Thursday, Jan 03, 2002

Ufc Meet-n-greet In New York


From Josh Hedges of Zuffa/UFC:


UFC Logo
UFC Meet-n-Greet in New York

On Monday, January 7th, The Ultimate Fighting Championship will be hosting a “meet-n-greet” event at Hooters in Manhattan, New York. UFC light heavyweight champion Tito Ortiz and UFC President Dana White will be in attendance to hang out, sign autographs, answer questions, and take pictures.

Monday, January 7, 2002
9:00pm to 11:00pm
Hooters
211 W. 56th Street
Manhattan, NY



WFA 2 Lineup

WFA 2
Where the fight club meets the night club
February 2, 2002
Mandalay Bay Resort & Casino
Las Vegas, Nevada

  • Egan Inoue vs. Dennis Hallman
  • Aaron Riley vs. Duane "Bang" Ludwig
  • Rich Franklin vs. Roman Roytberg
  • Vitor "Shaolin" Ribeiro vs. Yves Edwards
  • Marvin Eastman vs. Sean Gray
  • Jermaine Andre vs. Ron Jhun
  • Frank Trigg vs. Shonie Carter

Tickets available now through Mandalay Bay’s website (www.mandalaybay.com), Mandalay Bay’s Box office (702-632-7580), and through all TicketMaster locations (www.ticketmaster.com).


"Twinkle Toes" Frank Trigg returns Feb. 2 to face Shonie Carter
Trigg vs. Clark



FCF Fight Techniques

Triangle Arm Bar technique
Originally published in the November 2001 issue of FCF
FCF Fight Techniques
Picture 1:

Matt begins to put Aaron in a standard triangle.

FCF Fight Techniques
Picture 2:

Matt puts his left foot on Aaron’s hip and scoots and turns his hips out to the left, bringing his right ankle behind Aaron’s neck.

FCF Fight Techniques
Picture 3:

Matt reaches up with his left hand and pulls the fig 4 in place locking Aaron’s neck and head tightly to his shoulder while keeping the ankle behind the neck as in step #2.

FCF Fight Techniques
Picture 4:

Matt arches and finishes the arm bar from this position.


Matt Hume and Aaron Riley train at Matt Hume’s AMC Kickboxing and Pankration center in Kirkland, Washington. Matt can be reached for seminars at amc@pankration.com



Disclaimer: This technique, as any martial art or boxing technique, can be dangerous. You or your training partner may be injured if you apply or practice this technique. The author, Matt Hume, Trevor Jackson and FCF are not responsible for any injury that may result. Please consult a physician as to whether or not to attempt this technique.


FCF presents fight techniques in every issue.   In the current issue in Matt Hume’s techniques, Matt Hume and Aaron Riley demonstrate a Banana Split Roll to Outside Ankle Crank; in the Punchers Corner, champion kickboxer Derek Panza discusses Power Kicking Off of Your Punches.


OLYMPIC GOLD MEDALIST AND WORLD HEAVYWEIGHT
CHAMPION WRESTLER RULON GARDNER ON
"NO HOLDS BARRED NEWS"
ON WBAI’S "LIGHTSHOW"

By Eddie Goldman

He is the man who ended the great Alexander Kareline’s 13-year unbeaten streak at the 2000 Olympics. After becoming the focus of the greatest sports story of the 2000 Games, American Greco-Roman wrestler Rulon Gardner has done it again, winning gold at the 2001 Greco-Roman Wrestling World Championships, held Dec. 6-9 in Patras, Greece.

We spoke to the Greco-Roman wrestling world heavyweight champion just before an appearance at last week’s Midlands Tournament, and we will play in its entirety that interview with wrestling’s biggest star on this week’s "No Holds Barred News" segment on WBAI radio’s "Lightshow."

"Lightshow" airs weekly late Friday night/early Saturday morning, 3-5 AM Eastern Time. The "No Holds Barred News" segment airs in the second hour of the show, between 4 AM and 5 AM EST, early Saturday morning, January 5.

I will be live in the studio this week. The Rulon Gardner interview is prerecorded. We will also be taking phone calls at (212) 209-2900 and discussing whatever comes up in the world of combat sports, including next week’s UFC 35, boxing, real wrestling, and kickboxing.

WBAI broadcasts in New York on 99.5 FM. For those not in the New York area, WBAI can also be heard live on the Internet. There are two sites that stream the signal: http://www.wbai.org/ and http://www.2600.com/wbai. At this time broadcasts of "Lightshow" are not archived, but we are working on getting these audio interviews posted.

We also now have a new e-mail address for our segment: nhblightshow@yahoo.com.

posted by Full Contact Fighter @ 8:00 pm
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