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Category Archive: Articles

Why Practicing Breakfalls Should Be One Of The First Things You Learn In BJJ

    Brazilian jiu-jitsu is a martial art dedicated to fighting on the ground. But regardless of this all competition matches start standing and in addition to it in any street type scenario...

How the BIGGEST Boxing Match of all time was WON using Jiu-Jitsu

Guest post by Henry Akins, the third American to receive a Brazilian Jiu-jitsu black belt from legendary fighter Rickson Gracie. Akins trained under Rickson Gracie for 15 years. Akins became the...

Khabib Nurmagomedov Dominating in NAGA World Championships

  Former Combat Sambo world champion & UFC lightweight contender Khabib Nurmagomedov competed in the 2012 NAGA worlds Grappling championships where he smashed his way through the expert...

Yuri Simoes Slams Transgender Wrestler Mack Beggs & the System That Allowed This To Happen

    Over the weekend we reported about Mack Beggs becoming Texas State Champion for the 2nd Year in a row. Mack fought in the girls division after not being allowed to compete with the...

Russel Brand Interviews Rener and Ryron Gracie: Egos and Alcohol Video Episode Of Brand’s Podcast

    Russel Brand started bjj as far back as summer of 2016. Since then he’s been constantly endorsing the art. Russel Brand Got Cauliflower Ear and Had It Drained Brand has been...

UFC Champ Robert Whittaker Will Wrestle For Australia at Commonwealth Games

UFC middleweight champion Robert Whittaker is set for a formidable challenge. He will represent Australia in freestyle wrestling for the Commonwealth games which will be held on April 4th. This the...

Yoel Romero Explains Why He Kissed Luke Rockhold at UFC 221

UFC middleweight contender Yoel Romero had an impressive KO victory over former champion Luke Rockhold at UFC 221. The KO made the rounds of the media but so did Romero’s after fight antics in...

UFC Champion Rob Whittaker Wins Commonwealth Games Wrestling Spot

    Robert Whittaker is set to earn another place in the history! The current UFC middleweight champion will be the first active UFC champion competing at the Commonwealth Games....

Here’s How To Build A Game Plan For Your First BJJ Competition

Guest post by Evolve Vacation. The Evolve Vacation Program offers travelers the rare opportunity of a lifetime to combine a tropical vacation under the sun with authentic training under World...

For the First Time In Judo History – Double DQ in Finals and no Gold Medalist Instead Two Silvers

    Judo has never been afraid to tinker with the sport in order to make it viewer friendly. However what happened at the Grand Slam Duesseldorf was very peculiar.   At the Heavyweight...

Garry Tonon’s Posted an Epic Wikipedia Troll Of Gordon Ryan

    The Danaher Death Squad has been fairly ruthless in mocking their opponents but they’re also not too afraid to dish it out among themselves. John Danaher And Gordon Ryan Stage...

Tony Ferguson Uncovers “Mole” in His Academy

    Tony Ferguson and Khabib Nurmagomedov (also known as Nurmie h/t) were initially to meet in March of last year. You might remember this was part of the whole Tiramisu gate – that...

Ben Saunders Message to the 10th Planet Community Before His Match Against 10th Planet’s Alan Jouban

    Ben Saunders had found himself in a very peculiar situation before his UFC Orlando match against Alan Jouban. Over the weekend Saunders went head to head with another 10th Planet...

Best Type of Mattress If You Suffer from Back & Neck Pain

Athletic performance can’t be achieved without following a few lifestyle ground-rules, such as eating right and getting proper rest. But what can you do when chronic back and neck pain prevent you...

How to Fix Your Posture in 4 Moves! (PERMANENTLY)

If you have poor posture, you not only are aware of it but likely would welcome an easy way to fix it. In this video, I’m showing you a 4 step plan that can attack the most common posture flaws to...

Transgender Wrestler Mack Beggs Destroys Competition – Becomes Texas Girls Wrestling Champion Again

    Much can be said about the controversy attached to Mack Beggs – a transgender teen who won the girls 110 pound championship last year. Beggs was a junior at the time of title win...

Ilir Latifi wants shot at Daniel Cormier After Choking out Ovince Saint Preux

    Ilir Latifi had one helluva night. The 34 year old put on quite a show rendering Ovince Saint Preux unconscious.   Ilir Latifi said he’ll fight Daniel Cormier at whatever...

Tip: Showering with Dandruff Shampoo Helps Prevent Ringworm

  Due to constant skin-to-skin contact, infections of the skin are a common and unfortunate part of Jiu-Jitsu. The prevalence of such conditions has changed the way many people look at the...

Can’t Afford Protein Powder? Benefits Of Chocolate Milk As A Post Workout Drink

You don’t have to spend your hard earned money on over priced and over hyped supplements. You can actually get a proper post workout drink from household products. To get the best results from...

Ronda Rousey and Mom To Receive Belt Promotions During Hall Of Fame Induction

    Ronda Rousey recently marked an anniversary of her UFC debut. The former bantamweight champion is also set to be inducted into the International Sports Hall of Fame on March 3rd in Ohio...

Tom DeBlass to Geo Martinez: I Got Respect For You

    A lot of fuss was made about the potential match up of Nicky Ryan with Geo Martinez. You might remember Geo previously said he had nothing to gain from the potential happening:  I...

Comedian Russell Brand Training with Ryron & Rener Gracie

Comedian Russell Brand has been training BJJ for the past years and is quite fond of it. He recently even got cauliflower ear which he drained and posted it on facebook: Regram from @chriscleere #bjj...

Olympic Wrestler Jordan Burroughs Teases UFC Future

    Burroughs is perhaps the most recognizable wrestler in the United States.  29 year old Burroughs began wrestling when he was 5 years old. In 2012 he became an Olympic Gold Medalist by...

Michelle Nicolini Announces New Fight Set For March 9th at ONE FC

    Michelle Nicolini last fought in April of 2017. She was notably preparing for the ADCC 2017 however that didn’t exactly pan out as she got eliminated by Bia Mesquita and ended up...