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Category Archive: Articles, BJJ News

Cormier On What It’s Like Sparring Khabib: ‘He Feels Strong, It’s Crazy, That Should Not Happen’

Have you ever stopped and asked yourself – what would it be like to spar and grapple with Khabib Nurmagomedov? Are his pressure game and his humble attitude as great as they are said to be? Well,...

ADCC Champion Roberto ‘Cyborg’: “There is No Right and Wrong in BJJ”

There are few people that have the know-how to alter the landscape of their given field. Every so often, someone comes through and adds a brand new wrinkle to their skill and profession that alters...

GSP Faces Steven Seagal in Movie & Gets Destroyed

GSP and Steven Seagal square off in one of the worst fight scenes ever filmed. Georges St-Pierre will be remembered as one of the greatest MMA fighters of all time but in Steven Seagal’s...

Firas Zahabi Believes Beginners in BJJ Should Start With No Gi

GSP’s coach Firas Zahabi is a BJJ black belt and believes that beginners in Jiu-Jitsu are better off starting without the Gi instead of with the Gi. This goes against what many Jiu-Jitsu...

Elon Musk, Who Has Trained BJJ, Challenges Johnny Depp to ‘Cage Fight’ Over Amber Heard Affair Rumours

Did you know that Tesla founder Elon Musk has trained Jiu Jitsu? He trained BJJ in Palo Alto, California. His kids have been training since they were 6 years old. Also when Musk was a child, he...

Real Life Hulk Martyn Ford is Back Training Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu After Academy Re-Opens

Actor/bodybuilder Martyn Ford is a freak of nature. Towering at 6’8″ – 203 cm, he weighs a huge 320 lbs – 145 kg of pure muscle. Ford has starred in movies Boyka:...

33 yr old Bulgarian National Wrestling Champion Dies of COVID-19

  33-year-old wrestler Nikolai Shterev died on July 15th in hospital. The former Bulgarian international wrestling team member had been infected with the coronavirus. For several weeks he stayed...

Marcus Buchecha Transitions To MMA; Signs Deal With Ali Abdelaziz, Khabib’s Manager

Did Buchecha finally decide to take the MMA plunge? According to UFC commentator and MMA/BJJ journalist Mohammed Jassim Al Hosani, he did just that and he even signed with Khabib’s manager Ali...

Galvao: ‘Instructors Promote People For Nothing Today, Just To Have More Students’

As a leading martial art that is constantly growing, Jiu-Jitsu is spreading throughout the world. With the departure of Brazilian black belts to other countries, it has been disseminated to all...

NEWSFLASH: Evolve MMA Launches Program Worth Over US$100,000 To Develop Future Martial Arts World Champions

Guest post by Evolve MMA, Asia’s premier championship brand for martial arts. It has the most number of World Champions on the planet. Named as the #1 ranked martial arts organization in Asia by...

The Boxing World Reacts To Mike Tyson’s Comeback Fight Against Roy Jones Jr.

Guest post by Evolve MMA, Asia’s premier championship brand for martial arts. It has the most number of World Champions on the planet. Named as the #1 ranked martial arts organization in Asia by...

Watch: Mike Tyson – Roy Jones Jr. Epic New Trailer Released

Mike Tyson will finally face another boxing legend in Roy Jones Jr. on Sept. 12 in an 8-round exhibition bout called Frontline Battle in California– available on Pay-per-view. There also will be a...

Fellipe Andrew Announces Departure From Zenith, Joins Alliance

Fellipe Andrew made a huge impact at this year’s European championship when he won the gold in the black belt absolute in spectacular fashion. The Zenith black belt became the first man to submit...

Breaking News: Mike Tyson To Face Roy Jones Jr in Exhibition Bout

Mike Tyson recently posted a video of himself hitting mitts which went and he caught the attention of the Bare Knuckle Fighting Championship who offered him $20 million for a fight in their...

Khabib Nurmagomedov Releases First Statement Since His Father Passed Away Earlier this Month

Khabib Nurmagomedov’s father and coach Abdulmanap passed away earlier this month in a Moscow hospital after complications from the corona virus at the age of 57. The Mirror first reported. After...

Dream Camp w/ Buchecha, Rodolfo, Lo, Preguica in Swiss Alps

This amazing camp with 4 of the biggest BJJ stars is going to blow you away! Imagine learning and training with Leandro Lo, Marcus Buchecha, Felipe Pena and Rodolfo Vieira? The Swiss Alps Camp is the...

Russian BJJ Black Belt Who Defeated Khabib Nurmagomedov Grapples a Lioness

Leonid Gatovskiy (first Russian BJJ Black Belt and leader Lion Baza club Russia) famously defeated Khabib in a grappling match in 2009. Leonid is actually a BJJ black belt under Renzo Gracie: Be sure...

Nino Schembri: ‘Eddie Bravo Stole My Positions & Began To Put Names On Them’

Photo by JiuJitsumag BJJ legend Antonio ‘Nino’ Schembri  is a jiu jitsu black belt under Carlos Gracie Jr, who competed for Gracie Barra in the 90’s. Schembri is known as the...

The Heroic 6yr old Who Saved His Sister From a Dog Attack is a Jiu-Jitsu Practitioner

Bridger, a six-year-old boy from Wyoming, USA saved his little sister from a dog attack and ended up needing 90 stitches to his face. Bridger Walker’s aunt shared details of the attack on...

UFC Cuts Ties with German Fighter Due to Neo-Nazi Past Despite Him Turning His Life Around For The Better

The UFC has just announced that they has released German fighter Timo Feucht according to MMA Fighting, after they discovered Feucht’s alleged past ties to a Neo-Nazi group. The UFC also rescinded...

Jam Packed BJJ Weekend Feat. Gordon Ryan, Nick Rodriguez, Cyborg & Much More

Along with big MMA events UFC 251, LFA and KSW, this weekend will also be filled with big events in the world of professional Jiu-Jitsu. This Friday 10th of July, Fight 2 Win promotes its 146th...

Galvao: ‘No Gi Grappling Instead of Jiu-Jitsu Should Be In the Olympics’

Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu being included in the Olympics is the dream of many practitioners and fans, but it is still far from reality. Last year Abu Dhabi’s UAEJJ Federation (Which organizes the World...

Instant Karma: 15yr old Kid Taps Purple Belt Who Was Disrespectful

Nowadays, you can see many antics during grappling matches. Most of these happen when an overconfident competitor taunts his opponent with a passive posture. Of course, it’s a trap and in the...

Israeli Jewish Black Belt Reacts To Renzo Gracie Quoting Nazi Leader Himmler

Last week, Renzo Gracie made headlines when an old tweet of his from 2012 resurfaced. This tweet was a quotation notorious Nazi SS commander Heinrich Himmler, a main architect of the Holocaust. Renzo...