Statistics About The Most Dangerous Fighting Styles

Statistics show that mixed martial arts (MMA) is the most dangerous fighting style, with a higher rate of injuries and fatalities compared to other traditional martial arts.

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"Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu, known for its ground fights, has a 36% injury rate."

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"Kung Fu styles such as Hung Gar have fatality rates of 2 in every 1000 fights."

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"One study indicates that professional MMA fighters suffer a traumatic brain injury in almost a third of bouts."

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"Approximately 28.5% of injuries in Taekwondo are concussions, as it emphasizes kicks to the head."

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"Practices such as Vale Tudo have an injury rate of 45.9% in competition."

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"Boxing sees about 0.13 deaths per 1000 participants annually."

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"Judo, known for its throws, has a shockingly high rate of serious injuries, approximately 36%."

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"Capoeira, the Brazilian fighting dance, has a moderate risk of injuries: 21 injuries per 1000 hours."

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"Roughly 12% of injuries in kickboxing are fractures."

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"Karate competitions can see injury rates up to 57 injuries per 1000 athlete exposures."

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"MCMAP (Marine Corps Martial Arts Program) has a 97% rate of effectiveness in real-world combat."

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"In wrestling, roughly 7.7% of injuries comprise serious concussions and internal injuries."

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"Approximately 19% of injuries in Aikido are sprains or ligament tear."

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"An estimated 6.9% of Krav Maga practitioners sustain a severe injury during practice."

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"MMA has a higher risk (briefly losing consciousness) of about 6.4%"

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"An amateur Muay Thai fighter is expected to train a minimum of 120 hours before his first fight."

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"Boxing is responsible for the highest number of deaths in fighting sports, with a recorded deaths between 1890 and 2007."

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