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Author Archive: BJJEE1 Admin

ADXC 4: Cassio Silva & Marko Oikarainen Go Toe-To-Toe In A Main Card Flyweight Bout

With the May 18th deadline drawing ever closer, the Abu Dhabi Extreme Championship has been slowly unveiling its next event’s line-up, shedding some light on the athletes that will put their skills...

ONE 168: Mikey Musumeci vs Kade Ruotolo Announced

It’s official… Kade Ruotolo is gearing up to defend his ONE lightweight submission grappling world title – against none other than Mikey Musumeci at ONE 168: Denver! Musumeci, the...

Matt Serra: “You Need To Be Dangerous In Both Gi & No Gi”

Matt Serra is not only a former UFC welterweight champion, but also one of the America’s first Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu black belts under Renzo Gracie and an ADCC silver medalist. Known for his...

[WATCH] Florida Man & MMA Fighter Wrestles An Alligator

Ah, Florida… The place of many wild sightings – the place where there’s never a dull day! And, well, an amateur MMA fighter Mike Dragich became an unlikely hero… When he...

UFC’s Israel Adesanya Reveals Bodybuilder Bradley Martyn Tried To Fight Him

Bradley Martyn – a known bodybuilder and YouTube personality – stirred controversy last year by challenging mixed martial artists such as Nate Diaz, Sean O’Malley, and Alex Pereira to...

Rickson Gracie Explains Difference Between Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu & Gracie Jiu-Jitsu

The recent “Jocko Podcast”, led by Jocko Willink, hosted one of the biggest Jiu-Jitsu legends in the world: Rickson Gracie. Rickson spoke about many interesting subjects that have to do...

ADXC 4: Abdul-Kareem Al Sewady & Amin Youb Join The Main Card In A Welterweight Bout

With less than a month to go until its next edition, the Abu Dhabi Extreme Championship is slowly lifting the shroud of mystery that surrounded the ADXC 4, revealing the athletes and matches that...

Internet Sensation Mike O’Hearn Faces New Opponent For Fighting Debut

Earlier this year, Mike O’Hearn was confirmed to compete at Bloodsport Bushido – in his fighting debut… However, there’s been a change of plans. O’Hearn, known for his...

MMA Legend Lyoto Machida Wants To Fight Luke Rockhold In Karate Combat

After his recent Karate Combat win, Luke Rockhold went ahead and called out none other than the MMA legend Lyoto Machida… For a fight in Karate Combat’s unique pit! The two fighters...

Pit Submission Series 4: Evening Of Upsets & Multiple Submissions In One Match

Karate Combat’s Pit Submission Series 4 event took place on April 20 in Dubai. And, well, it showcased three great submission-only bouts! Here’s how the matches went down. It was a night full...

Gordon Ryan: “There’ll Be Less And Less Brazilian ADCC Champs In The Future”

Gordon Ryan is known for his outspoken behavior. It’s safe to say that a lot of times, he shares his opinions just for fun – in order to get a reaction from the audience (or from an...

“I’m A BJJ Hobbyist In A Class Full Of Competitors… What Should I Do?”

Training Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu as a hobbyist in a class full of competitors can indeed present a unique set of challenges, but it also offers a range of benefits. Here are some steps you can take to...

How To Deal With Getting Older In Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu?

Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu is universally renowned as a martial art that welcomes all ages, genders, and skill levels. It’s a sport that promises lifelong learning and physical engagement,...

Call To BJJ Athletes: Roll With Wrestlers & MMA Fighters More Often

Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu practitioners often cultivate a distinctive style and pace within their rolls, characterized by methodical and controlled exchanges, especially outside of competition settings....

Henry Akins Explains How To Make Your Side Control As Heavy As Possible

Passing someone’s guard is hard enough, so once you finally get to Side Control – you want to be able to hold it without using too much energy. For, if the opponent escapes this position...

Caio Terra: “Jiu-Jitsu Is Not The Healthiest Thing To Do When You Do It Too Much”

If you want to succeed in Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu – whatever “success” means to you – you’ll need to be willing to push through a lot of hard work and quite a bit of...

Weekend Recap: AJP Brings Five Tournaments To Four Different Countries Around The World

In another stellar weekend for competitive Jiu-Jitsu, AJP has brought tournaments to countries all over the globe, providing athletes with many options as they choose the battlefield upon which they...

Conor McGregor To Appear In Court Over Alleged Mother & Daughter Assault

Conor McGregor will return to court next week yet again, this time to defend himself against a lawsuit brought by a woman and her mother – over an alleged assault and personal injury. The first...

Gordon Ryan Talks Current Health State: “Embarrassingly Weak”

In a recent video titled “Recovering Gordon Ryan: Belly Ache Chronicles”, Gordon Ryan opened up about his ongoing health struggles with a severe stomach condition. It promises to be a...

Dwayne “The Rock” Johnson Starts Training MMA For His Upcoming Movie Role

Dwayne “The Rock” Johnson has started training mixed martial arts (MMA)… Because he’ll be portraying Mark Kerr in his next movie – a legendary figure in the world of...

Keenan Cornelius: “The Only Way To Thrive In BJJ Is To Operate A BJJ Academy”

A lot of people who train Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu would, at least in part, like to earn money from the Gentle Art. And while that is possible, not a lot of BJJ students get to make a living from it....

[WATCH] Craig Jones Puts Opponent To Sleep With A Triangle Choke – Twice

Craig Jones recently faced UFC welterweight contender Rinat Fakhretdinov, at Karate Combat’s Pit Submission Series 4 grappling event. And, well, the match that took place on April 20 in Dubai had...

Bo Nickal Says Jordan Burroughs “Can’t Do Anything” To Him

Bo Nickal isn’t backing down from his stance against Jordan Burroughs, despite the backlash he received after criticizing the Olympic champion’s comments during the 2024 NCAA Wrestling...

Conor McGregor Says He’ll Stop Drinking Ahead Of UFC 303 Return

Conor McGregor is gearing up for his highly anticipated return to MMA at UFC 303 in June, where he’ll face off against Michael Chandler in a welterweight showdown… And it appears that...