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    MMA Glove Recomendations

    Hey all!

    I'm looking to buy some brand spanking new mma gloves. Open to any and all recomendations! I knew the Hayabusa Ikusa is very highly thought of and love the look of the new T3 glove. Anyone try the Ikusa or new T3?

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    MMA Glove Recommendation

    Trying to get the best gloves I can possibly buy. Mainly trying to decide between the Hayabusa T3 or Venom Undisputed 2.0 but open to better suggestions.

    Opinions?

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    Hi, Plushy. Please try to keep to one thread per topic, please. I've moved your duplicate question to here.

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    Considerations on gloves:

    1. Looks are for posers and pros with sponsorships. Don't choose a glove based on how cool it looks.
    2. Any rules in your specific art or competition that govern which gloves you can or cannot use. Train with the equipment you are required to use in competition.
    3. The Ikusa and Undisputed both have thumb guards. T3 has an open thumb, which is similar to what the current UFC-sanctioned gloves are, if I'm not mistaken.
    4. Wrist support. You don't want to sacrifice, here.
    5. Fit and comfort. Not everyone's hands are the same. When I was striking, I tended towards gloves with wider straps, because I have boney wrists.
    6. Ask your sparring partners and coaches what gloves they recommend, and see if they have a pair that you can try for a couple of rounds.
    7. OK, now you can worry about how cool they look.

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    Quote Originally Posted by submessenger View Post
    Considerations on gloves:

    1. Looks are for posers and pros with sponsorships. Don't choose a glove based on how cool it looks.
    2. Any rules in your specific art or competition that govern which gloves you can or cannot use. Train with the equipment you are required to use in competition.
    3. The Ikusa and Undisputed both have thumb guards. T3 has an open thumb, which is similar to what the current UFC-sanctioned gloves are, if I'm not mistaken.
    4. Wrist support. You don't want to sacrifice, here.
    5. Fit and comfort. Not everyone's hands are the same. When I was striking, I tended towards gloves with wider straps, because I have boney wrists.
    6. Ask your sparring partners and coaches what gloves they recommend, and see if they have a pair that you can try for a couple of rounds.
    7. OK, now you can worry about how cool they look.

    If the T3 is closer to UFC sanctioned gloves we maybe I'll go with those. I know the new design is also supposed to give greater wrist support.

    When figuring out what size glove to buy, do you wrap your hands before measuring the circumference? Without wraps I would be a small, but with wraps it would boost me into the range of a medium glove.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Plushy2111 View Post
    If the T3 is closer to UFC sanctioned gloves we maybe I'll go with those. I know the new design is also supposed to give greater wrist support.

    When figuring out what size glove to buy, do you wrap your hands before measuring the circumference? Without wraps I would be a small, but with wraps it would boost me into the range of a medium glove.
    Yes, you want gloves that fit with your wraps.

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    For high quality, broad range of colors and designs and reasonable price i would like to recommend MMA Gloves by Rdx Sports.

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    I got a set of combat sports MMA gloves and they are dead sexy. Real leather and just feels well built.

    I have ordered the sparring version. I will see how they go.
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