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Category Archive: Articles, BJJ News

Mikey Musumeci Challenges Nate Diaz For Submission Grappling Match

Mikey Musumeci has challenged Nate Diaz for a submission grappling match! The call-out came after Diaz called Musumeci a homophobic slur, during the popular streamer Sneako’s stream: Nate Diaz...

The IBJJF European Championship 2024: Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu under the Spotlight in Paris

For the second consecutive year, Paris has hosted an exceptional event: the IBJJF European Championship. Organized in collaboration with the French federation CFJJB, this internationally renowned...

[WATCH] Dana White Walks Off Howie Mandel Show: “I’m So F**king Tired Of Doing Podcasts”

Dana White recently made headlines during an appearance on the comedian’s Howie Mandel’s podcast… But not due to the conversation itself. What’s more, before the conversation...

Orlando Sanchez Becomes First Posthumous Inductee Into ADCC Hall Of Fame

It has just been announced that the late Orlando Sanchez has been posthumously inducted into the ADCC Hall of Fame for 2024. This marks the first time in ADCC history that this honor has been...

Conor McGregor Admits To Wearing A Fake Rolex: “Gotta Fake It ‘Till You Make It”

Before Conor McGregor became a household name in mixed martial arts and one of the highest-paid athletes in the world, his journey was marked by modest beginnings. The Irish fighter’s path from...

Bellator Champion Johnny Eblen Spent $85,000 On An OnlyFans Model

PFL’s acquisition of Bellator formed a new MMA promotion named “Global MMA powerhouse”. And one of the upcoming matches under the promotion is going to be the one between Johnny Eblen...

Roger Gracie Explains Why The United States Has Surpassed Brazil in No-Gi Jiu-Jitsu

No-gi Jiu-Jitsu has been growing exponentially in the United States and the results are reflected in the achievements of Gordon Ryan . The American, who shone in this year’s edition of the...

Joe Rogan: “Ice Bath BEFORE a Workout Majorly Increases Testosterone Levels”

Nowadays, the topic of increasing testosterone levels has become quite popular mainly because men tend to experience testosterone reduction as they age. This sex hormone is commonly present in males...

Pro Wrestler Submits Himself Entangling his Leg in the Ropes

The professional wrestling world was recently shocked by a tragic incident in which Mexican wrestler Oro Jr. sustained a horrific leg injury during a match. While professional wrestling is known for...

Nate Diaz: “I Would Win Easily Against Tyson Fury & Anthony Joshua in a Real Fight”

The long-standing debate over whether MMA or boxing reigns supreme in combat sports has always sparked intense discussions. Joe Rogan, UFC’s color commentator, once succinctly addressed this...

Aljamain Sterling Reacts to Craig Jones Justification of Guard Pulling in Grappling Competitions

This discussion emerged after Sterling expressed frustration with losing a grappling match where his opponent did not advance positions or launch attacks from their guard. “I didn’t even know how...

Chael Sonnen Roasts Jon Jones: “There’s A Level Of Stupid That’s Hard To Achieve”

Jon Jones recently disclosed his decision to decline a headline spot at the much-anticipated UFC 300 event, due to an incomplete recovery from a torn pectoral muscle sustained in October 2023. And,...

Craig Jones Reveals Why He Wanted To Face Rafael Lovato Jr. At UFC Fight Pass Invitational 6

Craig Jones recently shared the reasons behind his desire to compete against Rafael Lovato Jr. at the UFC Fight Pass Invitational 6, scheduled for March 3. Jones first spoke about looking for a...

BJJ Veteran Confirms That Gracie Family Purposefully Withheld Details From “The Outside World”

Fabiano Iha, a seasoned figure in BJJ and MMA, recently shed light on one of the most controversial secrets in all of Jiu-Jitsu history: the Gracie family purposefully withholding technique details...

Riley Hawk – Tony Hawk’s Son – Shares How BJJ Impacted His Skateboarding Journey

Riley Hawk, a professional skateboarder following in the footsteps of his legendary father, Tony Hawk, is also a BJJ blue belt! And, well, he has found many similarities between Jiu-Jitsu and...

Craig Jones Recounts Awkward Encounter with Sean Strickland

Craig Jones, a 2x ADCC silver medalist, is considered one of the top grapplers globally. He had an interesting discussion with Sean Strickland, a former UFC middleweight titleholder. Jones was...

Never Think that You Don’t Have What it Takes to Become a Champion, Watch this Story of Rodolfo Vieira & Julio Cesar & be Surprised

People often justify the success of others by claiming they have advantages that others supposedly lack. This diminishes the achievements of others. However, people frequently belittle the...

ADXC 3: Gutemberg Pereira & Pedro Lucas Square Off In A Main Card Jiu-Jitsu Bout

With only a few weeks until its next edition, the Abu Dhabi Extreme Championship (ADXC) has been steadily unveiling the duels that will make up the upcoming card on March 2nd, and the time has come...

Kron Gracie Opens Up About Having To Bear The Gracie Name: “Lots Of Pressure”

The Gracie name is one of the most familiar ones in the world; with figures such as Royce, Renzo, and Roger Gracie shaping the worlds of Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu and MMA. And, well, Kron Gracie –...

Seth Rollins Says UFC Fighters Don’t Have The Stamina For WWE

The transition from the UFC’s octagon to WWE’s squared circle is not as seamless as one might think, according to WWE champion Seth Rollins. Rollins, in a recent conversation with ESPN,...

I’m a Lightweight, Should I Compete in the Open Weight Division?

For lightweight Jiu Jitsu practitioners contemplating whether to compete in the absolute (open weight class), the challenge of facing larger opponents can be daunting. However, it’s crucial to...

Did you know that Teaching Jiu-Jitsu to Foreigners Was once a Crime?

Did you know that Jiu Jitsu, now one of the most widely taught martial arts worldwide, was once considered a forbidden art, restricted to a select few? The journey of Jiu Jitsu from its ancient roots...

Rodolfo Vieira Reflects On Latest UFC Win: “I Knew If I Put Him Down, I Would Finish Him”

Rodolfo Vieira secured a victory through Arm Triangle Choke against Armen Petrosyan, during the main card of UFC Fight Night 236… And, in one way or another, he saw it coming before the match....

Donald Cerrone Shares Honest Take On Power Slap: “Not Even I Would Do This”

In a recent appearance at Dana White’s “Power Slap” event in Las Vegas, UFC Hall of Famer Donald Cerrone offered a unique perspective on the controversial sport. In his typical way,...