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Author Archive: Iva Djokovic

3 Most Common BJJ Shrimping Mistakes

    Shrimping is one of those essential movements every newbie is shown the very first time they attend a bjj class. But even so many practitioners frequently make some essential mistake...

12 Year Old Girl Set To Fight a 24 Year Old Woman In Deep Jewels 16 in Japan

    Japan has seen some of the strangest matches to date. Among them was certainly the match with Gabi Garcia and a much older woman, a former pro wrestler. But it appears that the Japanese...

Jake Shields & Dillon Danis Exchange Sharp Barbs Over Danis’ Strange Pellet Gun Picture

    Dillon Danis opted for a strange way to challenge all his opposition opting to post the following picture all over social media.   come roll with Ricky A post shared by jefe...

Tom DeBlass Calls Out Frank Mir For a Grappling Match, Kangoroo Meat Optional

    Tom DeBlass has a very long list of credits in addition to his impeccable reputation as a member of the bjjcommunity. After the news of Frank Mir’s suspension hit the web...

Joe Lauzon vs Stevie Ray – UFC Fight Night: Swanson vs. Lobov

         

(Video) Cub Swanson vs Artem Lobov – UFC Fight Night 108

             

Black Belt champions crowned in Grand Finale for the 2017 ADWPJJC

The 2017 Abu Dhabi world Professional Jiu-Jitsu Championship came to an end this Saturday, April 22, at the IPIC Arena, in Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates. The final day of competitions featured the...

Buchecha Talks ADCC Trials Victory And Focusing on Absolute at Worlds

    Marcus „Buchecha“ Almeida is a BJJ black belt under the renowned Rodrigo Cavaca. He is one of the aces of the super and ultra-heavyweight divisions of Grappling. He is known for...

Mackenzie Dern Denies Weight Issue, Shares Explanation for Abu Dhabi Withdrawal

    Yesterday we had a chance to observe Dern’s name be crossed out from the bracket of World Pro. According to Flograppling, tournament organizers said Dern could not make weight....

(Video) Controversial Clash Between José Junior & Erberth Santos @ World Pro semifinals

    UAEJJF’s World Championships are always quite exciting to watch and on the frontier of innovations. As evidenced by the interesting way of organizing brackets this year in order...

Bellator 178: ‘Pitbull’ Freire submits Straus

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Frank Mir receives 2 year USADA Suspension for Banned Substance

    Former UFC Heavyweight champion Frank Mir just got a 2 year suspension from the US Anti Doping Agency (USADA). The UFC announced that Frank Mir who is soon to be 38 tested positive for...

Jake Shields Talks Beef With Dillon Danis & Danis’ Expulsion From Home Gym

    Jake Shields is currently signed with World Series Of Fighting – an mma promotion that’s going through a transition. They decided to rebrand as a league and give monthly...

(Video) Michelle Nicolini Submits Opponent at One: Kings Of Destiny

    Michelle Nicolini managed to add another shub to her glowing MMA record – she is now 4-1 in MMA. Her latest sub came by way of armbar against kickboxer Mazepa who once fought...

Shocker: Mackenzie Dern Out Of Abu Dhabi World Pro 2017

    Some fairly shocking news out of UAEJJF’s World Pro this morning. A big front runner – Mackenzie Dern is out of the tournament. Her name has been removed from the brackets....

Michelle Nicolini Excited To Put On a Show at ONE: Kings Of Destiny

    Perhaps one of the most decorated brazilian jiu-jitsu black belts is hoping to make the same kind of impact on MMA. She successfully debuted back in 2011 but she struggled with fight...

World Series Of Fighting Rebrands Into League Promising Monthly Paychecks To Fighters

    World Series of Fighting has turned itself into a Professional Fighters League! According to the official press release, the inaugural season will be starting January 2018. President of...

Bas Rutten: “I Really Hope That All Fighters & Athletes Will Use CBD Instead of Painkillers.”

    Many prominent personalities in bjj and mma community support the use of cannabinoid. Among them are successful grapplers, mma fighters, legends and even great businessmen such as...

How To Make Sure Your Jiu-Jitsu Is Improving When You Can Only Do 2 Sessions A Week

left pic by @gokcehanbjjistanbul, right pic by @osirishunterbjj  Improving your bjj is quite hard and takes an extraordinary amount of effort, as evidenced by the fact it takes about 10 years on...

Eddie Bravo Reveals UFC Asked For An All-Girl EBI, First Competitors Revealed

  Eddie Bravo has been a great influence in the world of jiu-jitsu in spite or because of his inorthodox ideas. Just during the last Eddie Bravo Invitational – EBI 11 he got the chance to...

Tyron Woodley says Demian Maia will ‘lose his place in line’ at UFC

    Tyron Woodley is feeling amazing these days. After the rumors of a Woodley vs McGregor bout were debunked by Ariel Helwani the reigning welterweight champion is enjoying life. However...

Judo Champ Details How Minor Head Blows Nearly Killed Her

    Kelly Edwards is a 27 year old British Judoka. On her way to accolades she won multiple gold medals and represented Great Britain in the 2012 London Olympics in the under 48 kg...

Brazil World Pro Qualifier List Reveals: Leandro Lo Set To Grapple in Upto 110kg Category At World Pro

    Outlawing absolute under the tutelage of the United Arabian Emirates meant only one thing for Leandro Lo – he had to make his own.   Campeão da super luta da seletiva do...

BJJ Instructor Allen Todd Pisarich Arrested for Allegations of Sexual Abuse and Inappropriate Conduct Towards Juveniles

    The latest rotten apple in the bjj community has been uncovered. The owner of an Ocean Springs martial arts school was arrested after allegations of sexual abuse and inappropriate...