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Category Archive: Articles

Roger Gracie’s Foot Lock Details That He Used To Submit Shinya Aoki in ADCC

Roger Gracie is an undisputed GOAT – greatest of all time in jiu jitsu. Just last year he prooved his dominance submitting Marcos Almeida Buchecha in their rematch. Worth noting is that just...

Roger Gracie’s Key Concepts for Maintaining a Dominant Mount

Roger Gracie is the undisputed greatest of all time (GOAT) in jiu jitsu. In fact Gracie is so dominant that just past year he managed to submit 10x World Champion Marcos Almeida Buchecha with a...

Roger Gracie’s Magic Grip Detail That Will Completely Change Your Armbar From Mount

Roger Gracie is known amongst many things, for his crushing pressure, especially from the mount. When you reach the mount, one of the most common reactions by an opponent is to cross their arms to...

Roger Gracie on Why You Need To Be Good at Just a Few Jiu-Jitsu Moves

More techniques  = more Jiu Jitsu success, right? Well, legendary Roger Gracie doesn’t think so. In his eyes, becoming a great jiujiteiro means becoming very good in a handful of techniques by...

Craig Jones Grappling with Three-Time Division 1 Wrestler Jason Nolf

Craig Jone’s recently posted an interesting video of him training at his new academy, B-Team Jiu-Jitsu Academy located in Austin, Texas. Jones did some no No Gi grappling training with...

Travis Stevens: “Learning How To Win Is More Than Just Learning Technique”

Travis Stevens is an Olympic silver medalist Judoka and also a BJJ black belt under John Danaher – which he earned after just 18 months of training! Needless to say, Stevens is an absolute...

UFC’s Kevin Holland Stops Carjacker: “I hit him with a little sweep, get on top, Knee On Belly, hit him with a little Khabib Scarf Hold”

UFC’s Kevin Holland had a wild couple of days over the weekend. After fighting Kyle Daukaus in a no-contest (due to accidental headbutt), he stopped an alleged carjacker and kept him at bay by...

ADCC Asia & Oceania Trials Postponed Due to Coronavirus Pandemic

Even though the BJJ competitions have picked up steam in the recent months, some disappointments still happen. And the newest one comes from Singapore – as it’s just been announced that...

Guy Leaps on Stage to Attack Khabib Nurmagomedov: Khabib Doesn’t Even Flinch

Khabib Nurmagomedov has retired from fighting, but lately he has been doing a lot of speaking engagements all over the world. However, not all of those engagements are equally great for one of the...

Full Results: Combat Jiu-Jitsu Worlds – The Middleweights

Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu fans aren’t lacking anything this year. The last few months were especially ripe with grappling competitions, with the latest being held over the past Sunday; “Combat...

Watch: Mikey Gonzalez Wins by TKO In First Round Of Combat Jiu-Jitsu Worlds

Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu is already difficult enough in and of itself, but with strikes involved… It just amounts to a whole new dimension – and such is the case with Combat Jiu-Jitsu....

Learn This Crucial Attack: The One-Handed Straight Ankle Lock

As you become more proficient in Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu and as you accrue mat time, you’re going to have to start exploring some options you haven’t explored before. That is to say –...

Medusa Full Results: Juliana Miller Earns Upset Win Over Bia Mesquita

Last night, on October 2, the first ever “Medusa” event took place. It was a female-only Jiu-Jitsu promotion, with a pair of eight-woman brackets; where one bracket fought under Combat Jiu-Jitsu...

GSP Sneaks Up On Khabib, “Chokes Him Out” at the Arnold Sports Festival

The fight between Khabib Nurmagomedov and Georges St-Pierre never took place, although many fans wished for it and although there were some talks of it happening… But nevertheless, there is an...

Khabib Explains Why He Still Hasn’t Gone On The “Joe Rogan Experience” Podcast

Khabib Nurmagomedov is perhaps the most successful mixed martial arts fighter of all time. But the thing is, he doesn’t just draw attention with his formidable skills; he also does it with his...

Tim Spriggs Calls Out Gordon Ryan: “I’m Ready To Get Our Exhibition Match Going”

The heavyweight finals match of the previous weekend’s Who’s Number One (WNO) Championships had a surprising end to it. The hugely favored Kaynan Duarte lost to the underdog Tim Spriggs...

German Mixed Martial Arts Federation: Athlete Wins by Weird Upside-Down Armbar

The world of Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu and mixed martial arts can be a weird one. Most of the matches will go down in a regular fashion, finishing by points, a decision, or submission. However, sometimes...

Can You Still Train BJJ With A Knee Injury?

Injuries will definitely take a toll on your body in any sport, but they can be debilitating in high-impact Jiu-Jitsu. For this reason, it’s important to differentiate what is considered high-risk...

How to Determine If You Have a Serious Knee Injury or Problem

Injuries will definitely take a toll on your body in any sport, but they can be debilitating in high-impact Jiu-Jitsu. For this reason, it’s important to differentiate what is considered high-risk...

Joe Rogan Tells Rickson Gracie How Taekwondo Compares To Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu for Effectiveness

Joe Rogan has long been one of the most influential people in the bjj community and out of it. The 52 year old stand-up comedian, mixed martial arts color commentator, podcast host, and businessman...

Political Commentator Cenk Uygur Says He Would ‘Easily End’ Joe Rogan If They Ever Fought

Political analyst & Young Turks host Cenk Uygur was trending on Twitter Friday after stating that he would “end” podcasting star and MMA specialist Joe Rogan if the two ever got into...

Bernardo Faria Shares Coolest BJJ Technique He Learned From Gordon Ryan

When you reach your BJJ black belt, you’ll have heaps of knowledge and won’t have anything left to learn… Right? Especially when you’ve been rolling at that level for years?...

Roger Gracie Shares The Best Arm Triangle Finishing Details

Ever been on the receiving end of an Arm Triangle (Head & Arm Choke) submission? Of course you have… And how did it feel? It sucks, right. When you feel that choke tighten, there isn’t much...

A Throw & a Takedown Are Not The Same Thing, & You Should Know The Difference

Many grapplers often confuse the terms takedown and throw. So what differentiates them from each other. A takedown is a term used in Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu, wrestling and MMA where the athlete gets his...