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Category Archive: Articles

Tom DeBlass On Why He Stopped MMA Career To Focus on Jiu-Jitsu

Tom DeBlass is one of the most well loved figures in Jiu-Jitsu a former Bellator and UFC fighter with a black belt in Brazilian Jiu-Jisu under Ricardo Almeida. Tom was a County Champion Long Jumper...

Xande Ribeiro Trains Filipino Martial Art Kali in the Philippines

    8 times World BJJ champion and ADCC champion Xande Ribeiro is currently in Manila, Philippines where he’s conducting seminars with Ribeiro Jiu-Jitsu Philippines. While off the mat,...

How to Prevent Injuries in BJJ by Bernardo Faria

Guest post by 5x BJJ World Champion Bernardo Faria, who is known for his half guard. He achieved a phenomenal double gold medals in the BJJ Mundials in 2015.    Let me tell you about my injury...

Gilbert Durinho Burns Reluctant to Cut to 170 For Garry Tonon Fight

    Polaris 4 has secured a number of matches. Competitors set to appear are: Fernando Terere, AJ Agazarm, Vitor Shaolin Ribeiro, Dillon Danis, Geo Martinez and others. It’s looking...

Claudio Calasans Backing Out Of Gordon Ryan Superfight

    Grappling Industries latest event has hit a snag. In a strange turn of events Claudio Calasans Jr is now looking to get paid in cash as opposed to getting a check. As per his opponent...

DJ Jackson Defeats Tonon and More To Win Grappling Pro Championship

    It’s been a great weekend for DJ Jackson! Grappling pro Championship just launched their innovative project – gathering a lot of grapplers at 170lbs for a total grand prize...

‘Narcos’ TV Series Star Wagner Moura is a BJJ Purple Belt

  Wagner  Moura  is a Brazilian film, television and stage actor. Besides being a well-established and acclaimed actor in Brazil, he has achieved widespread international fame for his...

Update: Andre Galvao The Latest to Have Declined Gordon Ryan Fight

    UPDATE: Many believe Gordon Ryan is making a fuss about having to work hard to secure a next opponent. To those who say he wants the fast in into the big leagues Mr Ryan personally...

Andre Galvao The Latest In Long Line Of Heavy Hitters to Have Declined Gordon Ryan Fight

    Gordon Ryan is looking for a fight! Really really hard. And he’ll face off against anybody, but many feel he’s skipping turn and are reluctant to fight someone who...

Fight To Win Pro 12 Results Are Here

    Last night Fight To Win Pro had the 12th edition of the unique sub only grappling event. In headline fights teammates Mackenzie Dern and Benson Henderson were the draw. And both...

Skelly vs Blanco Featured Some Great Grappling!

                You can check out more of last night’s fights here.

Uriah Hall vs Derek Brunson – Full Fight UFC FN 94

                 

Dustin Poirier vs. Michael Johnson Full Fight Video

              You can also watch other matches from last night here.

Top 10 Most Prestigious Jiu-Jitsu Tournaments For Competitors

  There are various BJJ federations in the world. There are also many BJJ tournaments worldwide. The truth of the matter is, in 2016, in terms of prestige for Jiu-Jitsu (Gi) competitors, 2...

Gordon Ryan: It Warms My Heart To Make All The Haters Furious

  Gordon Ryan is feeling great after his last EBI tournament. This latest prize makes his earnings even up to a 40.000$ having won the 25000 at the EBI Absolute and stunned everyone some time...

Major EBI 9 Changes: Keenan Cornelius Out, Two More Beasts In

    Eddie Bravo broke the news just a couple of hours ago. Heavily anticipated Eddie Bravo Invitational Light Heavyweights just hit a snag – it will no longer be featuring Keenan...

3 Things You Need to Get Better at Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu

Photo: Leon Sandoval www.heyleon.com, Instagram @heyleonmedia and Facebook.com/heyleonmedia   Guest post by Jason C. Brown of  BJJWorkouts.com   How do you get better at Brazilian...

Mackenzie Dern: The Girls Pull Guard So Fast There’s No Time To Do Anything

    Mackenzie Dern has been dealing with a great deal of pressure from the get go – it all stems from being a child of a respected and often revered athlete, her father Megaton Diaz....

Top 5 Best Ways To Stir Up BJJ Controversy

    Grappling is a passion for many and by far surpasses the average time and money investment of most hobbies that are popular at this day and age. Naturally, any movement that has...

UFC’s Bryan Ortega Out For 9-12 months From Not Tapping to Ryron Gracie

    UFC featherweight prospect is looking at a very difficult long break ahead following a shoulder injury in training. Brian “T City” Ortega has a fighting record that stands...

Ryan Hall’s Next UFC Opponent Will Be Gray Maynard

    Ryan Hall has had somewhat of a rocky road since winning The Ultimate Fighter Reality Competition season 22. The current season (24) hasn’t been doing great in ratings but...

Nick “The Tooth” On Why He Was Kicked Off From Dana White’s Latest Show

  Nick The Tooth Gullo was originally part of the latest Dana White series called “Looking For a Fight”. He was there along with Mat Serra and Dana White but following a grappling...

Kayla Harrison Says She’s Starting Jiu-Jitsu

    The only USA Olympian to have won a gold medal in Judo has decided to take up jiu-jitsu following the success her teammates have had with it. Both team USA Judo coach Jimmy Pedro and...

Indian Kids Smuggled To Europe for Jiu-Jitsu & Left To Seek Asylum

The Immigration Bureau of the Delhi Police unearthed a shocking new method of human smuggling. This event uses the excuse of various European sporting events to traffic teenagers as participants only...