Black Belt Podcast

The Black Belt Podcast is produced by Black Belt magazine. In each episode, Harinder Singh Sabharwal — an instructor of jeet kune do, wing chun, tai chi, kali, savate, boxing and Brazilian jiu-jitsu — interviews a martial artist who is prominent in the industry. Guests have included Michael Jai White, Jocko Willink, Burton Richardson, Justin Wren, Mike Ninomiya, Meisha Tate and Jackson Rudolph. Tune in below!

Black Belt Magazine has a storied history that dates back all the way to 1961, making 2021 the 60th Anniversary of the world's leading magazine of martial arts. To celebrate six decades of legendary martial arts coverage, take a trip down memory lane by scrolling through some of the most influential covers ever published. From the creators of martial art styles, to karate tournament heroes, to superstars on the silver screen, and everything in between, the iconic covers of Black Belt Magazine act as a time capsule for so many important moments and figures in martial arts history. Keep reading to view the full list of these classic issues.

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How will you perform at the moment of truth?

What's going to happen to you physically and emotionally in a real fight where you could be injured or killed? Will you defend yourself immediately, hesitate during the first few critical seconds of the fight, or will you be so paralyzed with fear that you won't be able to move at all? The answer is - you won't know until you can say, "Been there, done that." However, there is a way to train for that fearful day.

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Bantamweights take center stage at ONE Championship's latest foray into U.S. primetime on Wednesday, April 21.

John "Hands of Stone" Lineker will meet "Pretty Boy" Troy Worthen in the main event of ONE on TNT III with a possible shot at the ONE Bantamweight World Title hanging in the balance.

The American, Worthen, is hoping to usurp Lineker's position and get the biggest win of his young career. "Pretty Boy" is a talented wrestler who has found success under the bright lights of ONE and has since returned to the United States to train at Sanford MMA.

But Lineker will be his biggest challenge yet.

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