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Category Archive: Articles

Gabi Garcia Set To fight Brazilian kickboxer Barbara Nepomuceno on New Year’s Eve

Gabi Garcia is making her way back into the cage. Garcia, 33, has had a rocky road building her name due to the organization’s inability to get her opponents in the same weight category. Her...

‘Jacare’ uses Jiu Jitsu Metaphor to Explain – Anderson Silva ‘is coming off doping’, Doesn’t Deserve Title Shot

Big statements are thrown between two Brazilian legends. Ronldo Jacare Souza was recently quoted saying he feels like Anderson Silva doesn’t deserve his title shot due to past doping offences....

IBJJF Releases Bracket For Super Stacked Nogi Worlds

IBJJF is rubbing its palms. It’s nogi season and with ACB suspiciously absent many of the pro competitors just want their name out there – among them many ADCC vets. Among them are Gordon...

Jon Jones Granted License, Cleared to Compete at UFC 232

Jon Jones has been at the center of media attention for quite a while. The baddest bad boy for the UFC will soon be eligible to fight again thanks to the “snitching” clause in USADA’s rulebook....

Nicky Ryan Calls Out For “Big Names” Post Polaris Victory – Grippo, Miyao & More

Polaris 8 featured the clash of a leglock legend – Imanari with the bannerman of the new generation, young Nicky Ryan (17). Imanari stepped in for injured Ashley Williams and Nicky Ryan, who wants...

Eve Accidentally Chokes Rener Unconscious with the Sheet Choke!

Recently we reported on the Gracie Breakdown of essentials for women. Statistically, the most dangerous place for a woman is in her own home, so Eve Gracie had the brilliant idea of doing a tutorial...

Dillon Danis Reacts To Jake Paul’s “More Realistic” Call Out of Him

Youtube superstar brothers Logan and Jake Paul have more than 28 million subscribers on the video channel and have been all over the news with the outrageous pranks. The older brother, Jake Paul ran...

Rener Gracie Tells Brian Ortega: I Won’t Let You Die In A Cage

Rener Gracie has been at the crux of media attention for years. The Gracie Academy patriarch has been the one to support many UFC fighters – notably Ronda Rousey and Brian Ortega. Just...

MMA Instructor Accused Of Sex Crimes Involving Teenage Girl

CBS reported earlier yesterday that one William Kenneth Bosley Jr, 49, has been charged with photographing, videotaping, depicting on computer or filming sexual acts of a child; statutory sexual...

Kasai Announces New Gordon Ryan Match Up – With Joao Gabriel Rocha

Gordon Ryan has had everyone on their toes – the grappling phenom was set to face off against Matheus Diniz when a past hepatitis c diagnosis pressed the break on event and Ryan was deemed...

The Python Trap: Vagner Rocha’s Infamous Back/Strangle Combination

On the back position in Jiu-Jitsu, the famed John Danaher has this to say: No other weapon in the jiu jitsu submission arsenal offers such variation in severity of application as the back/strangle...

First Thing Brian Ortega Did Following Loss Was Apologize To Everyone

Brian Ortega was one of the very few undefeated fighters in the UFC before this weekend. Of course this mighty streak was ended by Max Holloway who managed to best Ortega in punching flurries and...

Craig Jones Bests Keenan Cornelius In Tough Polaris 8 Match Up

Polaris 8 just wrapped up its 8th edition – first to be a part of the Cage Warriors event in Wales. The card was headlined by an ADCC match up between Craig Jones and Keenan Cornelius.  ...

Boxing Champ Vasyl Lomachenko Shows Off His Wrestling Skills

Vasyl Lomachenko is the current WBO super featherweight champion and considered one of the best P4P boxers in the world. As an amateur boxer he held an impressive 396 wins and 1 loss record where he...

Out Of Control BJJ Hazing: Unconscious White Belt Abused By Teammates

Over the years we’ve reported on various hazing rituals – however this last one is truly disturbing. While there are many different promotion rituals perhaps the most famous is the...

Firas Zahabi Talks BJJ vs Sambo and the Gracie BJJ style in MMA

Firas Zahabi is famed for his keen analytical insight into both bjj and mma sports. The tristar head coach is just helping Ryan Hall prepare for his make it or break it match up aginst old school...

Andre Galvao gives His Secret For Making a Rear Naked Choke Work

Andre Galvao is one of the most successful bjj competitors of all time. The head of Atos is famous for being one of the rare competitors able to be top notch competitors and at the same time...

Comedian Chris Gethard Talks BJJ on Stephen Colbert

Comedian Chris Gethard had the pleasure of hosting a lot of grapplers in hi comedy sketch hour. Previously we reported on: Gethard recently went on the Stephen Colbert talkshow and he talked a bit...

Putting Yourself in Bad Positions: Deep Trouble Training

Guest post by James Duscio, a BJJ black belt under Walter cascao vital and runs cascao bjj hard knocks out of Las Vegas nv.​ Two BJJ practitioners that come to mind when it comes to deep trouble...

Khabib Gives Advice to Female Fighters – Just Stay Home

Khabib Nurmagomedov made huge waves earlier this year when he defeated Conor McGregor in a much buzzed about fight. Through the experience Khabib tried to present himself, his religion and his people...

Pub Manager Gets Choked Out With Ezekiel Choke In an Uncalled For Incident

Pub Manager Molly Phillips, 24, collapsed to the floor after a colleague – a chef at the place she works at applied an ezekiel choke on her. The incident at the Cameo Club in Cardiff, where...

Drunkard Allegedly Assaulted Wife Only To Be Choked By an Off Duty Cop

Brazilian jiu jitsu knowledge has facilitated some interesting citizen interventions over the years. The latest case of this took place in Portugal in a little city called Alverca do Ribatejo....

Gracie Breakdown Presents 6 “Bedroom” Techniques EVERY Woman Should Know

Gracie Breakdown has long been pushing various viral campaigns. Among other years through the wife of Rener Gracie they’ve produced some let’s say interesting content over the years....

Craig Jones & Keenan Cornelius Exchange Hilarious Barbs Ahead of Polaris matchup

Polaris 8 will be taking place this weekend. The event is said to be headlined by ADCC vets Keenan Cornelius and Craig Jones.   View this post on Instagram   December 9 the smurf is getting...