A very Happy Mother?s Day to MMA Moms

Posted on May 22nd, 2012 by Rich in Martial Arts Resources

Happy Mother’s Day to all the moms of fighters and the moms who fight. For a reminder of how cool MMA moms are, check out Urijah Faber’s mom holding off a burglar, Rashad Evans getting pre-fight advice from his mother, and Diego Brandao buying his mom a house after winning “The Ultimate Fighter.” Also read parts one and two about what it’s like to be a fight mom, featuring the mothers of Joe Lauzon, Clay Guida, Evans and B.J. Penn.

Before heading to brunch with your mom, check out how these champs celebrated their special moment with the women who supported their children on the way to the belt.

UFC lightweight champion Benson Henderson hugs his mother after winning the belt in February.

Ronda Rousey headed straight to the woman who supported her through Olympic judo and MMA careers after winning the Strikeforce bantamweight belt in March.

UFC bantamweight champion Dominick Cruz took his mother to the World MMA Awards.

Jon Jones celebrates with his parents after defending the UFC light heavyweight belt.

A very Happy Mother’s Day to all the Cagereading Moms out there, and to my own mother, for taking me for ice cream after I first threw a punch.

Source: http://sports.yahoo.com/blogs/mma-cagewriter/very-happy-mother-day-mma-moms-215751574.html

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