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ONE Championship: Danielle Kelly To Defend Title vs Mayssa Bastos

ONE Championship has officially announced that Danielle Kelly will defend her atomweight submission grappling title… Against none other than Mayssa Bastos, at ONE Fight Night 24 – on...

Kyra Gracie: “Women Weren’t Valued In The [Gracie] Family, They Were Prohibited From Training”

As the granddaughter of Robson Gracie – and niece to Ralph, Ryan, and Renzo Gracie – Kyra Gracie grew up in a conservative family in Rio de Janeiro, where martial arts were considered a...

Bia Mesquita Set For MMA Debut On June 15 (Sao Paulo, Brazil)

Bia Mesquita is set to make her anticipated MMA debut on June 15 in Sao Paulo, Brazil – where she will face Jorgina Ramos in a bantamweight bout, at Spaten Fight Night. The news were confirmed...

Jasmine Rocha Wants Rematch With Ffion Davies: “I’m Gonna Be Much More Aggressive”

Jasmine Rocha wants a rematch with Ffion Davies… And she promises that it will be different this time. Rocha is one of the world’s top 55kg grappling athletes, and she faced Davies in...

Tatiana Suarez Confident She’d Beat Zhang Weili: “My Grappling Is Very Good”

UFC strawweight contender Tatiana Suarez is confident in her ability to challenge and potentially dethrone current champion Zhang Weili… Among other things, because of her superb grappling...

ADCC Women’s Absolute Division Officially Announced For ADCC 2024

The ADCC World Championships is set to make history this year… By reintroducing the women’s absolute division after a 17-year hiatus! According to FloGrappling and Mo Jassim, the head...

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...

[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...

Mackenzie Dern Says It’d “Make No Difference” If She Were A 10x BJJ World Champion

UFC star Mackenzie Dern has achieved remarkable success throughout her career, capturing titles at almost every major BJJ tournament and competing at the highest levels in the UFC. Despite her...

Ffion Davies Is The First European To Win Double Gold At IBJJF No-Gi World Championship

In a so-far-unprecedented-feat, Ffion Davies has once again immortalized her name in the history of submission grappling – by winning double gold at the 2023 IBJJF No-Gi World Championship!...

Maggie Lira Retires From Professional Grappling At IBJJF No-Gi Worlds 2023

Maggie Lira has chosen the 2023 IBJJF No-Gi World Championship as the stage to announce her retirement from the world of professional grappling. Despite her relatively young age and recent...

BJJ Prodigy Helena Crevar Wins 2x Gold At IBJJF No-Gi World Championships 2023

Helena Crevar, a teen Jiu-Jitsu prodigy, has just won two gold medals at IBJJF No-Gi World Championships 2023, blue belt juvenile division! And not only that… But she also had a 100% submission...

UFC Veteran Miranda Maverick Secures Silver At IBJJF No-Gi World Championship 2023

Miranda Maverick, a seasoned UFC flyweight, recently won a silver medal in the IBJJF No Gi World Championship 2023… Competing in the adult brown belt lightweight division! Maverick triumphed in...

UFC Veteran Hannah Goldy Set For Grappling Match vs Amanda Mazza

Hannah Goldy – a seasoned fighter with a rich history in the UFC – is scheduled to face off against Amanda Mazza at the upcoming UFC Fight Pass Invitational 5! Goldy, who turned...

JK Rowling Voices Support for Female Grappler’s Criticism Of Match Vs Transgender Athlete

Ansleigh Wilk competed in a tournament a few weeks back… And, unexpectedly, came across a transgender athlete in her division. And, well, it appears that Wilk didn’t know about it...

Ffion Davies Urges Female Competitors Not To Accept Low Pay: “If We Don’t Change Our Worth…”

Even though the growth of Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu is evident all around the world, it could be argued that there’s a lot more room for growth. Especially when it comes to the professional level...

BJJ World Champion Jessa Khan: “Competing As A Black Belt Is Much Different Than As A Colored Belt”

Jessa Khan, a 2023 IBJJF world champion, is going to make her ONE Championship debut on September 29… For the inaugural ONE atomweight submission grappling world title, in a match against...

Amanda Alequin Discusses Upcoming Match With Tammy Musumeci: “I Can’t Wait For It”

Amanda Alequin is facing Tammi Musumeci at ONE Fight Night 12 in just a few days’ time. The strawweight submission grappling match will take place on July 14 – and “Tubby”...

Teenage BJJ Prodigy Helena Crevar Booked For UFC Fight Pass Invitational 4

Helena Crevar, teenage Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu prodigy, has been booked to compete at UFC Fight Pass Invitational 4! The match will take place on June 29:   View this post on Instagram   A post...

Jiu-Jitsu Champion Gabi Garcia Reveals That She Suffered Physical Aggression From Ex-Husband

Gabi Garcia, a multiple-time IBJJF and ADCC world champion, has shared that she was a victim of physical and psychological violence, as well as that she received death threats from her ex-husband...

Mikey Musumeci: “Toxic Jiu-Jitsu Community Destroyed Tammi’s Enjoyment For Competing”

One of the things that Mikey Musumeci likes about ONE Championship is their equal treatment of male and female fighters. This is even more important to Mikey than it already would be, because his...

Ffion Davies Promoted To 1st Degree BJJ Black Belt By JT Torres

Ffion Davies, one of the world’s most elite Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu competitors, has been promoted to the rank of a 1st degree BJJ black belt! The IBJJF No-Gi World Championship title holder, as...

Myla Hill, Daughter Of NBA Legend Grant Hill, Promoted To BJJ Brown Belt

It’s not often that you see a father and a daughter dominating two entirely different sports… But that’s exactly what’s been the case for the Hill family! Grant Hill is a 7x...

Ana Carolina Schmitt: “I Didn’t Always Feel Like A Champion”

Ana Carolina Schmitt is one of the top-ranking female BJJ competitors today. However, she didn’t always feel like that. It took her some time and a move to the USA to realize just how big...