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Category Archive: Articles

Nate Diaz Announces UFC’s 165 lbs Division aka “Superfighter Division” – UFC Refutes Claim

Nate Diaz ruffled some feathers overnight when he announced: I’m Happy to announce that I’m bringing a new weight devision to the Ufc I’ll be fighting the main event November 3rd in nyc against...

Rafael Lovato Jr.: It’s My Destiny to be Middleweight Champ

Rafael Lovato Jr is riding high on his latest Bellator victory – against a seasoned grappling expert John Salter. “He definitely made it a war and brought out the best in me,” Lovato Jr....

BJJ intensive Camp in Austria Is a Go – Must Attend Seminar In Europe

BJJ intensive Camp is now organizing it’s 10th edition. It will be happening from 1st – 4h November in Cap Wörth in Klagenfurt. This is also the first edition of camp to have a kids edition...

Frank Mir Set To Grapple Olympic Gold Winner Satoshi Ishi in Special Match at Quintet

One of the notable UFC fighters of the last decade – Frank Mir will be duking it out on the grappling mat with Satoshi Ishi. Kazushi Sakuraba Rolling with Josh Barnett Before Quintet 3 Quintet...

Crazy Flying Finish Leads To MMA Fighter Being DQed

Every now and then we see a pro wrestler try to transition to the octagon. With Ronda Rousey’s WWE transition and CM Punk’s wish to keep fighting MMA in spite of 2 disappointing cage...

Sergio Moraes teaches Ben Saunders BJJ move he Used on him This Weekend

Sergio Moraes is on quite a roll. After being chosen as a last minute replacement for Clark Gracie at Gracie Pro he also managed to pull off an interesting submission win – over 10th...

Why You Should Get Online Personal Training If You Hate the Gym

Hating the gym isn’t uncommon. For some people, gyms are a place of intimidation, judgment, and insecurity. Whether it’s inexperience with equipment, insecurity about body image, or intimidation...

Bruno Malfacine Dominates Again – Submits Opponent

One of the most dominant bjj competitors of all time just had another showing in the cage. 32 year old Bruno Malfacine put on quite a show at Brave FC 16 and submitted his opponent – Cristian...

Rafael Lovato Jr Submits John Salter at Bellator

Rafael Lovato Jr had another great showing. The bjj black belt submitted another grappling specialist in ADCC vet John Salter at Bellator 205.   It’s a game of inches with these...

Dana White: I Should Be Arrested If I Let Logan Paul Fight in the UFC

Dana White might’ve let CM Punk fight in the octagon but he isn’t looking forward to making another publicity ploy like that. “That guy would get murdered here,” White said in a media...

Gracie Barra’s Draculino Sings With Legendary Hardcore Band Cro-Mags

It’s awesome when the worlds of BJJ and Hardcore music meet. BJJ legend Vinicus Draculino, one of the top instructors of Gracie Barra based in Texas, was a guest singer at a recent Cro Mags...

Coach Din Thomas On Why He Promoted Tyron Woodley To Black Belt in the Octagon

Tyron Woodley’s dramatic win over Darren Till at UFC 228 on two weeks ago was made a little bit more special by the fact that he also got promoted to black belt in BJJ by UFC vet and life coach Din...

Yuki Nakai Falls Asleep Matside Watching Keenan Cornelius- Shrek BJJ Match

It’s a known fact, even for BJJ practitioners, that BJJ matches are not always the most exciting to watch. This is especially true when you are at a tournament watching simultaneous matches at...

How To Successfully Return To Grappling After a Serious Back Injury

Hi readers, My name is Arizona, I’m a 26 year old BJJ black belt from Scotland and I train under the Gold Team affiliation. My coach is Arek Zienkiewicz; IBJJF British National Champion and first...

AJ Parades In Short Shorts In Front Of Geo Martinez’ 10th Planet Academy

AJ Agazarm really wants his chance to face off against Geo. After a parade of non  stop call outs, songs and different shenenigans seems Agazarm found himself a new way to step it up – he...

Blackzilians Founder Glenn Robinson Found Dead

Blackzilians Founder Glenn Robinson has been found dead. Glenn Robinson, the founder of the Blackzilians team based out of Boca Raton, Fla., has died due to a suspected heart attack, per MMA Junkie....

Gordon Ryan Taunts Felipe Pena – Looking To Square Off At NoGi Worlds

Gordon Ryan has had a great deal of victories but perhaps his most notable two losses came by way of rear naked choke from Felipe Pena from more or less identical scrambles.   View this post on...

Michael Bisping Believes McGregor’s Downfall will be Lack Of Jiu Jitsu Preparation

Even though Conor McGregor recently brought in a Chechen black belt to help out with preparation for Khabib, former middleweight UFC champion Michael Bisping believes bjj will be Conor’s...

Clark Gracie Injured – Gracie Pro Main event Now Durinho v Sergio Moraes

Gracie Pro had struggled a great deal to find a worthy follow up to Roger Gracie v Buchecha. It seemed as tho finding another Gracie to headline would be incentive enough for a while there even...

Jon Teflon Jones Gets Off Easy Thanks To Snitches Clause of USADA – Eligible to Fight This Fall

Jon Jones has always been adept at cleaning up his messes. His last doping incident resolved itself in a stunning manner. Jon Jones was initially facing a 48-month suspension due to his positive test...

Russel Brand: ‘Life is a Struggle & Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu Teaches You How To Cope With the Struggle’

Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu is getting more and more popular among the Hollywood A list celebrities. Famous people that train or have trained in BJJ include Ashton Kutcher, Prince Jackson (son of Michael...

Nicky Ryan To Face Off Against Hideo Tokoro in Special Quintet Match

Quintet is constantly upping their game. After announcing a very exciting line up featuring among others Team Alpha male Quintet got the hot new prospect Nicky Ryan to duke it out with spectacular...

Cris Cyborg Believes Nunes is A Traitor To Brazil – Calls Nunes Creonte

The match that Amanda Nunes has long tried to hold back is coming together after all. She will be facing Cyborg Dec. 29th. In light of this Cyborg has opted to use a pejorative term Creonte relating...

Famed BJJ Coach Gordinho Dismayed With Mendes Bros Poaching His Students Under False Pretense

Rafael Correa “Gordinho” made his name in the bjj community on hard work. He is a former world champion and one of the main figures in competitive BJJ in the early 2000s. Recently he shared the...