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Category Archive: Articles, BJJ News

Kung Fu Practitioner Says “BJJ Doesn’t Work”; Challenges BJJ Practitioner/Bouncer

In Athy, Ireland, a BJJ practitioner and bouncer, Gary Doyle, encountered a Kung Fu practitioner who doubted the effectiveness of Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu. This led to a challenge at Doyle’s...

Watch: Original Way To Empty Your Cauliflower Ear During MMA Fight

In a dramatic turn of events at the ACA 166 in St. Petersburg, Russia, an ACA welterweight grand prix bout took a gruesome turn. Edil Esengulov landed a hard elbow on Vinicius Cruz while on the...

Craig Jones Won’t Be Competing at ADCC: ‘I’ll Be Playing the Bongos at ADCC as They Get Paid More Than The Athletes’

In a surprising move, Craig Jones, renowned for his silver medal wins at the ADCC submission grappling tournament in 2019 and 2022, announced via Instagram that he won’t be competing at this...

Why Are So Many Female BJJ Athletes Resorting to OnlyFans To Earn a Living?

OnlyFans is an ultra popular subscription-based website where people that create content can charge out a monthly fee for fans to access exclusive contents including adult content. These include...

AJP Newsletter March 2024: Your Monthly Recap Of The Highlights From All Over The World

In another month filled to the brim with competitions, AJP remained steady in its mission to increase the sport’s influence while giving its athletes the chance to both fight closer to home and to...

Nicholas Meregali Defends Vagner Rocha: “Put Some Respect On Vagner’s Name”

Nicholas Meregali and Vagner Rocha are set to compete against each other in a heavyweight submission-only match, headlining the upcoming Who’s Number One event (WNO 23) on Friday, May 10. However,...

Craig Jones Announces Seminar – With Goal Of Paying ADCC Athletes Who Lose On Day 1

Craig Jones has been rather critical of the ADCC’s payment policy towards their competitors… But he has now taken it a step further – as he’s announced a seminar, from which...

Drunk Guy Walks into BJJ gym & Challenges the Coaches

On a seemingly typical day at Partizan Grappling Academy in Sydney, the unexpected happened. A visibly inebriated man stumbled into the gym, his steps unsteady but his determination clear. In a bold...

BJJ World Champion Ffion Davies Joins OnlyFans

For those that have been living under a rock, OnlyFans is an ultra popular subscription-based website where people that create content can charge out a monthly fee for fans to access exclusive...

The Time The Gracie Brothers Visited a Judo Dojo in California

On January 13, 1987, a significant encounter took place when Rorion, Rickson, Royler, and Helio Gracie paid a visit to Hayward Nishioka’s judo club in Los Angeles, armed with a video recorder...

Why Don’t Wrestlers Practice Breakfalls Like They Do in Judo?

Breakfalls are fundamental skills that contribute to the safety, confidence, adaptability, and effectiveness of martial artists and grapplers across various disciplines. They form an essential...

Craig Jones Won’t Be Competing At ADCC 2024: “Give My Invite To Jacob Rodriguez”

It appears that Craig Jones will not be competing at ADCC 2024… And that he wants his invite to be forwarded to B Team Jiu-Jitsu teammate, Jacob Rodriguez. As first reported by the Jits...

Georges St-Pierre Given Green Light To Return To Combat Sports

Georges St-Pierre had to take a lengthy pause from combat sports training for a while, due to shoulder injury and surgery… But now he has been given the green light to get back at it – by...

[WATCH] Female MMA Fighter Knocks Herself Out – By Falling Face First Into Cage

Think back to the wildest knockout you’ve ever seen in mixed martial arts (MMA)… Now, think back again and ask yourself – have you ever seen a knockout via cage? Yes, a cage. And...

Jon Jones releases statement & video footage after being accused of threatening a drug testers life

In response to recent allegations regarding an altercation with a drug testing agent, UFC star Jon Jones has released a statement addressing the incident. The controversy erupted when reports...

UFC champ Suga Sean O’Malley Says He’d Beat Female Star Caitlin Clark in Basketball

UFC’s 5’11” Champion Sean O’Malley Challenges NCAA Basketball Star Caitlin Clark Ahead of March Madness Finals. In a surprising turn of events, Sean O’Malley, the...

Max Holloway Trains BJJ in the GI For His Fight Against Justin Gaethje at UFC 300

Max Holloway, the former UFC champion set to face Justin Gaethje at UFC 300, is more than just a striking specialist. Despite his well-documented prowess in the stand-up game, many may be surprised...

Ruotolos Twins Kade & Tye Both Win Using the Same ‘Ruotolotine’ Choke at ONE Fight Night

The Ruotolo brothers,  Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu world champions , achieved dual victories at the recent ONE Fight Night 21 event. 21 years old Tye Ruotolo successfully defended his title by submitting...

ADXC 4: Organization Debuts In Europe With A Tournament In France

After weeks of buildup, the Abu Dhabi Extreme Championship is proud to reveal its greatest mystery yet. With three stellar editions under its belt and its fifth installment set to take place in Abu...

ONE Fight Night 21: Tye Ruotolo Taps Out Izaak Michell Via ‘Ruotolotine’ Choke

Tye Ruotolo, the reigning ONE welterweight submission grappling world champion, defended his title against Izaak Michell – at ONE Fight Night 21! The event took place in the legendary Lumpinee...

Gordon Ryan Defends BJJ Black Belt Who Broke A Drunk Guy’s Arm: “That’s Not Too Much”

In a viral video, a young ATOS BJJ black belt was involved in a street altercation when a drunk guy approached him, instigating a fight. The black belt defended by taking Mount, setting up an Armbar...

Kade Ruotolo’s MMA Debut Officially Scheduled For ONE 167

It’s now official… After months of speculation, Kade Ruotolo has now officially been scheduled for his MMA debut – and it will take center stage at ONE 167! He’ll face Blake...

Coach: This is How Vagner Rocha Will Beat Nicholas Meregali

In an intriguing matchup at WNO, Vagner Rocha prepares to face Nicholas Meregali. Viktor Doria, Rocha’s manager and a seasoned Jiu-Jitsu black belt, sheds light on how Rocha might emerge...

Are IBJJF Tournaments Tougher Than Local BJJ Competitions Are?

Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu tournaments, whether local or international, each present their unique challenges and opportunities. As you prepare to transition from local tournaments to your first IBJJF...