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Palhares Pulls Out Of Dream Superfight With Dean Lister

  The Dream superfight between Rousimar Palhares and Dean Lister at the Jiu-Jitsu expo is no more. Palhares’ manager, Alex Davis, has revealed to MMAFighting.com that his fighter has to...

Kron Gracie Training MMA With Diaz Brothers @Cesar Gracie Academy

  The Gracie family is going through a rough patch in MMA at the moment. With the impressive knockout suffered by Rolles and the firing of Roger from the UFC , the legacy of the family which...

Dean Lister vs Rousimar “Toquinho” Palhares Super Fight Hype Video

  This is the Grappling match everyone has wanted to see! The 2 best Leg Lock Artists in the game today finally meet at this years World BJJ Expo in Long Beach California, convention center on...

Interview w/ ADCC Stars & Footage Of Ronda Rousey Rolling With BJ Penn

  Nick the Tooth interviews ADCC stars Raphael Mendes, Keenan Cornelius, Andre Galvao. The interviews took place at the Art of Jiu Jitsu academy, in Costa Mesa, CA. Questions include...

French/Moroccan Black Belt El Mehdi Khalil, The BJJ Ronin, On His Unusual Jiu-Jitsu Journey & Positive Effects Of Religion In His BJJ

French/Morrocan BJJ black belt El Mehdi Khalil has a unusual Jiu-Jitsu story. He started training in the mid 90’s and never stopped. Along the way, he also trained Luta Livre. During all this...

Leandro Lo faces Jake Shields @ the World Jiu-Jitsu Expo in November

  Initially scheduled to face Romulo Barral , Leandro Lo had his opponent changed at the World Jiu-Jitsu Expo, which takes place in November in California. And the BJJ world champion will face...

Jake Shields Is Confirmed In No Gi Superfight In Jiu-Jitsu Expo In November

  After defeating Demian Maia at UFC Barueri, in October, Jake Shields will be present in a major Jiu-Jitsu event. He will participate in the World Jiu-Jitsu Expo, to be held the 9th and 10th of...

Renzo Gracie On Palhares: “I Love The Guy But He Has The Mentality Of A 12 yr Old. I Will Have A Chat With Him Before His Superfight @Jiu-Jitsu Expo.”

  After being fired from the UFC , with Bellator or World series of fighting showing no interest in signing him and ADCC undoing the invitation for his participation, Rousimar Palhares has found...

Dream Superfight Becomes Reality: Dean Lister Steps Up To Face Rousinar Palhares in Jiu-Jitsu Expo Superfight

  After being fired from the UFC , with Bellator or World series of fighting showing no interest in signing him and ADCC undoing the invitation for his participation, Rousimar Palhares is in a...

Rousimar Palhares To Compete In Jiu-Jitsu Expo Superfight

  After being fired from the UFC , with Bellator or World series of fighting showing no interest in signing him and ADCC undoing the invitation for his participation, Rousimar Palhares is in a...

Rodrigo Minotauro: “Toquinho Never Hurt Anyone In Team Nogueira. He Would Never Think Of Hurting Anyone On Purpose.”

  The most popular topic in the MMA community in recent days , the heel hook applied by Rousimar Palhares on Mike Pierce in the UFC, held last October 9 , is impacting the MMA world . Rodrigo...

Marcus Buchecha On ADCC: “I Do My Jiu-Jitsu, Feel happy & That’s When I Get Results.”

  Over the past two years, Marcus Buchecha is the top guy when it comes to Jiu-Jitsu . Double world champion at weight and absolute, the Checkmat black belt will have his first major challenge...

Rolles and Daniel Gracie Heading To Japanese Pro Wrestling

  According to the website asianmma.com, after a mediocre MMA career so far, it looks like Rolles and Daniel Gracie will try out Japanese pro wrestling (Puroresu). Both Gracies have had an up...

Murilo Bustamante: “Palhares Hurt People In The Gym A Lot.”

  Rousimar Palhares’ former coach Murilo Bustamante, head of the Brazilian Top Team, says he is not surprised about Palhares’ latest controversial incident in the UFC Octagon, nor that he...

Alan Belcher: “I Want To Rematch Palhares In A Metamoris Grappling Match & Teach Him A Lesson.”

  Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) middleweight Alan Belcher wants to remnatch Rousimar Palhares in a grappling match. Toquinho” was fired from the UFC for violating the UFC Code of...

Rousimar Palhares Breaks His Silence, Offers Apology And Explanation

  Rousimar Palhares should be celebrating his 31-second victory over Mike Pierce. Instead, he is paying the price for his decision-making inside the cage last Wednesday night in Brazil. He has...

Jake Shields: “I Go One Day A Week To Different MMA Gyms For New Sparring”

  Jake Shields is training hard for his upcoming UFC fight with Demian Maia. Both are elite level BJJ black belts but The 34-year-old Californian calls his style American jiu-jitsu, though,...

Renzo Gracie On His MMA Comeback At Age 46: “I Want To Prove That Age Is Only A handicap For The Soft Ones.”

  After UFC president Dana White publicly questioned why the MMA legend would consider fighting again, Gracie gave this response to MMAFighting.com  When asked by why he wants to fight again...

Instructor Comments on Velasquez & Rockhold Promotion To BJJ Black Belt, Cormier To Brown Belt

  Exactly 16 days from his 3rd fight against Junior dos Santos at UFC 166, Cain Velasquez received, on Thursday (3), a black belt in Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu from Leandro Vieira (Checkmat),...

Rodrigo Cavaca Leaves Team Checkmat- Michelle Nicolini Stays

Rodrigo Cavaca announced on the morning of Wednesday that he would be leaving team Checkmat. The coach of Marcus Buchecha plans to air his career and therefore is out of the academy. The black belt...

Olympic Champion Wrestler With Great MMA Potential: Russia’s Khadzhimurat Gatsalov

Accolades: Olympic Gold Medalist; Multi-Time World Champion. He won the gold medal in the freestyle 96 kg class in the 2004 Summer Olympics. He won five world medals in the 96 kg class at the FILA...

Renzo Gracie Wants To Return To MMA. Dana White Not Impressed.

  Renzo Gracie at age 46 wants to return to MMA. He started his career with NHB (Vale Tudo) fights back in 1992, Renzo Gracie is an iconic figure in combat sport. He had a three-fight win streak...

Dana White: “I Was Blown Away By Jacare In The Okami Fight. He’s A Bad Dude. The Real Deal.”

  Ronaldo Jacare made a big impression in his dominating fight against Yushin Okami, (TKO at the 2:47 mark of Round One). Yushin Okami, who was a contender for the UFC middleweight title in...

The Historical Meeting Between 2 Legends: Anderson Silva & Terere

  Last Sunday (29), during a news conference in Rio de Janeiro, to promote his second fight against Chris Weidman, Anderson Silva had time to talk about Jiu-Jitsu . The Brazilian fighter...