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Pit Submission Series 4: Evening Of Upsets & Multiple Submissions In One Match

Karate Combat’s Pit Submission Series 4 event took place on April 20 in Dubai. And, well, it showcased three great submission-only bouts! Here’s how the matches went down. It was a night full...

Weekend Recap: AJP Brings Five Tournaments To Four Different Countries Around The World

In another stellar weekend for competitive Jiu-Jitsu, AJP has brought tournaments to countries all over the globe, providing athletes with many options as they choose the battlefield upon which they...

[WATCH] Craig Jones Puts Opponent To Sleep With A Triangle Choke – Twice

Craig Jones recently faced UFC welterweight contender Rinat Fakhretdinov, at Karate Combat’s Pit Submission Series 4 grappling event. And, well, the match that took place on April 20 in Dubai had...

ADXC 4: Leonardo Mario & Khaled Alshehhi Put Their Skills To The Test In The Jiu-Jitsu Co-Main Event

With less than a month to go until its next edition, the Abu Dhabi Extreme Championship (ADXC) has begun steadily unveiling the matches that will make up the card of its upcoming tournament, which...

[WATCH] Wrestling Legend Jordan Burroughs Heckled By Unruly Fan: “Career Is Over”

The potentially final wrestling match of Jordan Burroughs’ successful career was marred by the classless behavior of a fan at the U.S. Olympic trials. Despite Burroughs’ remarkable...

ADXC 4: Ffion Davies & Morgan Black Face Each Other In The Grappling Co-Main Event

On May 18th, the Abu Dhabi Extreme Championship (ADXC) will take its first steps in France, bringing its famous cage to the Dojo de Paris for another memorable night of competition! Entering the...

ADXC 4: Espen Mathiesen & Leon Larman Lead The Jiu-Jitsu Main Event In Paris

After a lot of mystery, the Abu Dhabi Extreme Championship (ADXC) has unveiled one of the fights that will lead the tournament in France! On May 18th, Welterweights Espen Mathiesen and Leon Larman...

ADXC Announces New Event For October – Check Out The Details

With its formula of mixing Jiu-Jitsu and MMA powerhouses in a cage under a ruleset that favors aggressiveness, the Abu Dhabi Extreme Championship (ADXC) has conquered its place in the hearts and...

Destroy Anxiety Before BJJ Competition With These 2 Mindset Shifts

Dealing with pre-competition anxiety in Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu (BJJ) or any sport can indeed be challenging, but the two mindset shifts you outlined can be very effective. Here’s how to implement and...

Nick Rodriguez Shares If He’ll Ever Compete In Gi Jiu-Jitsu: “Why Would I Wear Pajamas?”

Nick Rodriguez is one of the top-ranking submission grappling athletes in the world today… But will he ever compete in gi Jiu-Jitsu? That appears to be the question that even his B Team Jiu...

Jeff Glover vs Urijah Faber Announced For A Combat Jiu-Jitsu Match

Jeff Glover has not competed professionally in a while… But that’s about to change – as he is set to face against Urijah Faber in a Combat Jiu-Jitsu match! The bout will take place...

Bianca Basilio Super Motivated To Submit Anna Rodrigues: “I Train To Be The Best”

On April 27th, Bianca Basilio will face Anna Rodrigues on a BJJ Stars event… In a match that will show why their rivalry goes beyond the mats. Basilio thought back to the previous times...

UFC Fight Pass Invitational 7: Mason Fowler vs Nick Rodriguez Match Announced

UFC Fight Pass Invitational 7 has just announced that its main event will be featuring a showdown between Nick Rodriguez and Mason Fowler!   View this post on Instagram   A post shared by...

The Questions You Need Ask Yourself When You Lose a Jiu-Jitsu Match

What could I have done differently? It’s the obvious question to ask, but answering it honestly requires an objective self-analysis that a lot of people would rather not do. Still, if you want to...

Weekend Recap: AJP Opens Up The Month Of April With A Stellar Tournament In Charleston

Pacing itself ahead of a big month, the AJP chose to open the month of April with a single tournament: The AJP Tour Charleston International Jiu-Jitsu Championship 2024! Held on April 6th at the...

Main Character Jiu-Jitsu 4: Jozef Chen vs Andy Varela Match Announced

Andy Varela and Jozef Chen are set to face off in a 170 lbs title match, at the Main Character Jiu-Jitsu 4 event! The news were shared by the promotion via their official Instagram account –...

Isaque Bahiense Looking Forward To BJJ Stars 12: “I’m A Different Athlete”

Isaque Bahiense, a decorated World, Pan-American, and European Jiu-Jitsu Champion, has been confirmed as one of the eight athletes set to compete in the light heavyweight Grand Prix of BJJ Stars 12....

John Danaher: “The Outcome Of A Match Is Settled Before Athletes Step On The Mat”

There’s a lot that comes into play when a Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu match starts… There are a lot of factors that will dictate who will win, and luck is certainly one of them. However, as...

Do You Have To Compete To Be A Legit BJJ Black Belt?

So you’re not much of a competitor, are you? You sure like training Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu and you enjoy hitting the mats as often as possible… But the matter of the fact is – you...

[Watch] MMA Fighter Goes For A Kneebar – Taps Himself Out

Ever been in a situation where you tapped yourself out? If you’ve been training for long enough, at one point in time you probably did end up in that sort of a situation – and it was most...

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...

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...

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...