Sorry, No Time Outs in MMA


Incredible pic here from the Dream: Fight for Japan light heavyweight championship fight between Gegard Mousasi and Hiroshi Izumi. Click for full-screen.

Mousasi vs. Izumi - Time Out by xacook-d3vlqze

But here’s the rub: Most accounts say that is actually Mousasi’s corner pleading with the ref to stop the fight because Izumi was taking an epic beating. The fight did end soon enough, with Mousasi taking the belt at 3:29 of round 1 via TKO. Amazing pic from xacook at Deviant Art.

About Matt Lo Cascio

Matt Lo Cascio is the co-founder and editor of Chicago's MMA. He is the former play-by-play announcer for the XFO and other organizations, and he has been published by ESPN.com, DraftKings, The Comeback, FanSided, and more.

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