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A study of chokehold submissions in mixed martial arts contests of ultimate fighting mixed martial arts: a technical analysis of the ultimate fighting. Kendrick lamar has unveiled his kung fu kenny alter ego this album cycle but where does hip-hop's obsession with martial arts come from. Chinese martial arts, often named under the umbrella terms kung fu and wushu ( 武術 wǔshù), the term “wushu 武術” meaning 'martial arts' goes back as far as the liang dynasty (502-557) in an historically, the influence of chinese martial arts can be found in books and in the performance arts specific to asia. Judo (柔道 jūdō, meaning gentle way) is a modern martial art, combat and olympic sport created in japan in 1882 by jigoro kano (嘉納治五郎) its most.