KARATE IN MMA Lyoto Machida (Part 1)

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  • By sgrkuska, January 17, 2014 @ 3:01 pm

    Kevin shotokan wtf ! In fight you don’t want to receive damage when
    possible,only idiots with egos will stand and take a beating when they
    don’t have to. Look at all the punch-drunk fighters who can’t even speak
    properly because they wanted to be a “man”as you say.

  • By David-Lee Skinner-Ballantyne, January 17, 2014 @ 3:56 pm

    I’m 2nd degree black belt shotokan…..and I love seeing the defensive
    tactics we are thought being used in MMA……and the kizami tsuki and
    gyaku tsuki….I just love it, it shows that karate can go up against any
    other martial art. 

  • By Kevin Shotokan, January 17, 2014 @ 4:28 pm

    Those who say Lyoto is a pussy for running away when his opponent attack
    him are totally right. Dodging is gay, true men stay in their spot and let
    themselves be hammered as it should be!

  • By MrSharkattack93, January 17, 2014 @ 5:24 pm

    I agree. I would say lyoto’s fights are beautiful.

  • By Nic Strowbridge, January 17, 2014 @ 5:56 pm

    Lyoto has the best fighting style out of any of the UFC fighters, people
    say he runs away? No he beautifully evades opponents. Watching Lyoto fight
    is like watching living art. It’s beautiful and brutal at the same time.
    That is why he is one of the best fighters of his age.

  • By Big Scottius, January 17, 2014 @ 6:33 pm

    I say they can call it what they will. The real point here is that he’s an
    amazing UFC fighter, one of the best fighters in the WORLD, using his
    unique style. I don’t care what style you use, when someone gets as far as
    Machida does, fights and beats the type of people Machida has, they deserve
    so much respect.

  • By warriorjapan1, January 17, 2014 @ 7:32 pm

    Grande lyoto, sua arte marcial influênciou e ainda influência muitos
    praticantes. mas é uma pena que atualmente o lyoto acabou se afastando
    muito do karate-do, confirmado pelo seu pai em entrevista a um programa de
    televisão, e esse afastameto está lhe causando serias complicações. nota-se
    que os seus golpes não estão contundentes como antes e na verdade ele foge
    sim. quem treina karate-do sabe todo kata começa com uma defesa mas começa
    sempre avançando.. assistam as atigas lutas no jungle dele.

  • By Telma Piccirillo, January 17, 2014 @ 7:56 pm

    Sou fã de Lyoto Machida. Parabéns!! Me orgulho da qualidade dos atletas do
    meu país!!

  • By Malu Barbosa, January 17, 2014 @ 8:04 pm

    LEGAL

  • By NikPiece, January 17, 2014 @ 8:28 pm

    karate teaches that escape is better then block :) !

  • By Tito Reyes, January 17, 2014 @ 9:27 pm

    He doesn’t use Karate.

  • By Loki Laufeyson, January 17, 2014 @ 9:56 pm

    Legend !

  • By ZombieKiller1348, January 17, 2014 @ 10:32 pm

    The song from Linkin Park is called Bleed it Out.

  • By Skittlez, January 17, 2014 @ 10:38 pm

    your actually true about that it’s his game plan of trying to avoid hits
    and the thing is lyoto is actually a counter person waiting for the right
    moment to strike but he can also be an offensive person when your to close
    plus he is superb with those leg trips like how he tripped hendo you just
    have to stick with the game plan that you chose

  • By raajue3, January 17, 2014 @ 11:34 pm

    best stand up in game ufc period

  • By sledge56BV, January 17, 2014 @ 11:56 pm

    Yes, that is true.

  • By Jonathan Jimenez, January 18, 2014 @ 12:31 am

    No its not impossible .. I could hop and run away or stay in the backyard
    and fight you and dodge and move Machida could hop over the the cage and
    run but he doesnt so yet again you make ur self feel smart but your not he
    stays in the cage and fights & dodges and aovids hits but yet again hes not
    running away so yet again we come to the conclusion that Lyoto Machida
    doesnt run away “Fuck are you ever dumb, nice argument moron.”

  • By Roman Legionary, January 18, 2014 @ 12:59 am

    jin kazama of real life

  • By Bru7aLis, January 18, 2014 @ 1:06 am

    Running in MMA.

  • By antwone reese, January 18, 2014 @ 1:30 am

    im glad someone is bringing TMA back in the ufc makes me feel so much
    better about my art

  • By Joseph McMurray, January 18, 2014 @ 2:29 am

    Trust me….if his style is running…then I would have kicked way more ass
    in school.

  • By JohnboySK64, January 18, 2014 @ 2:54 am

    except they dont teach you to avoid attacks in karate, they teach you to
    block or parry using an impossible to apply in a real situation technique,
    then attack. also, what you just watched is “Machida Karate”, his father
    adapted it to suit MMA better, but grappling and jujitsu part of lyotos
    game is from BJJ etc.

  • By alex g, January 18, 2014 @ 2:55 am

    tell em bro.. thats because they paid to see someone get hurt, but they dnt
    know shit bout technique i quote some people…

  • By ANTBKN, January 18, 2014 @ 3:21 am

    osu osu osu!

  • By sledge56BV, January 18, 2014 @ 4:10 am

    I understand, in varying degrees, the types of counters you are describing;
    thanks for the info.

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