1318 Search Results for jiu jitsu

Dec 17, 2015 12:24 pm

Frank Shamrock will corner Ken Shamrock against Royce Gracie

The Shamrock brothers are back together again! Ken and Frank Shamrock have had a pretty rocky relationship, which has resulted in rumors spreading that they may fight each other one day. While that never happened, the pair have reunited ahead of Ken Shamrock’s Bellator 149 fight against Royce Gracie on February 19th. Ken spoke to...

Dec 16, 2015 4:47 pm

Nate Diaz Taking Out All Dummies Video: Fox 17

The Stockton, CA Gracie Jiu-Jitsu black belt is set to get back in the octagon against Michael “The Menace” Johnson. The fight will go down on FOX 17 this Saturday in the Amway Center Orlando, FL. Nate Diaz like his brother, dedicated their lives to martial arts at a young age and pursued their passions...

Dec 12, 2015 4:06 pm

BJ Penn gets Birthday Surprise

Tomorrow we celebrate the 37th birthday of our namesake, BJ Penn! This morning The Penn Hawaii Youth Foundation had a surprise for BJ, which you can see above. The Penn Hawaii Youth Foundation was established back in 2004, and aims to “encourage positive values in Hawaii’s youth through the martial arts way … and foster...

Dec 12, 2015 9:25 am

Reebok pays out $142,000 to TUF 22 Finale fighters

Last night fight fans saw an action packed night of fights that was topped off by Frankie Edgar knocking out Chad Mendes in the first round of their scrap. In addition, Jiu-Jitsu ace Ryan Hall was able to defeat Artem Lobov via decision to win season 22 of The Ultimate Fighter. Following the event, MMAJunkie...


Dec 12, 2015 9:10 am

Dana White explains frustration with Lobov vs. Hall fight

After Frankie Edgar knocked Chad Mendes out in the 1st round in the main event of last night’s TUF 22 Finale, he revealed that UFC President Dana White was reportedly no longer in attendance in the arena. This raised a lot of questions, however we may now have an explanation for why White was so...

Dec 11, 2015 1:42 pm

Eddie Bravo: Mcgregor is In Aldo’s head and f****ng with him

There are many speculations as to who is winning the mental war between Conor McGregor and Jose Aldo going into UFC 194 on Saturday. 10th Planet Jiu-Jitsu founder Eddie Bravo spoke on the Just Roll Podcast to discuss why he believes that McGregor is in Aldo’s head. “If I had a gun to my head,...

Dec 8, 2015 6:34 pm

Luke Rockhold Spars Daniel Cormier Video: Preparing With Champions

The southpaw from San Jose, CA  has his hands full come Saturday night. Then again, Luke Rockhold has his hands full regularly training with Cain Velasquez and Daniel Cormier at AKA. The blackbelt in Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu and former Strikeforce champion will be facing Chris Weidman as the co-main event for UFC 194. Does Rockhold have...

Dec 6, 2015 1:24 pm

UFC “Young Guns” Video: Top 5 under 25

With all the hype about who’s the next BJ Penn, GSP or Brock Lesnar, Kenny Florian and Michael “The Count” Bisping break down who are the “young guns” in the UFC today. So much promotion, time and money is invested by the UFC to produce key fighters to increase their fan base. At this time,...

Dec 5, 2015 7:47 am

Joe Rogan reacts to Reebok merchandise mistakes

Reebok has made quite a few major design flaws in their merchandise for the UFC. At this point we have to wonder if Reebok is actually making these mistakes unintentionally, or if they’re actually just playing a cruel joke on everyone to see how far they can go. From things like their ‘Anderson Aldo’ shirt,...

Dec 2, 2015 5:03 pm

ANOTHER ONE! Screwed up Ryan Bader & Conor McGregor shirts

The number of errors being made by Reebok’s design team in regards to fighter’s shirts has been nothing short of comical. The list of errors goes on and on. Some of the better ones were ‘Anderson Aldo’ and Conor McGregor the Jiu-Jitsu specialist. Now, the UFC.com online store is following suit and mixing up their...

Dec 2, 2015 7:36 am

MUST SEE! TUF 22’s Ryan Hall chokes out aggressive drunk at restaurant

This clip just goes to show how effective Jiu-Jitsu is when it comes to self defense. Back in 2011 an overly aggressive drunk guy began harassing Ryan Hall and the people he was with when the people at the table informed him they didn’t have a lighter to let him use. The man then proceeded...

Nov 29, 2015 9:04 pm

Frankie Edgar vs Chad Mendes: TUF 22 Finale Headliner

Chad “Money” Mendes is set to face Frankie Edgar on December 11th at Madison Square Garden arena in Las Vegas, NV. “Money” fired verbal shots back at Edgar defending his stance that he wasn’t fighting just for money. Mendes (17-3 MMA) will need a win against Edgar to maintain his spot amongst the elite featherweights....

Nov 29, 2015 7:44 pm

#3 Namajunas vs #6 VanZant: Fight trailer

The UFC will kick off the first of three nights of fighting in Las Vegas, NV and will feature “Thug” Rose Namajunas vs Paige “12 Gauge” Vanzant as the Fight Night 80 main-event. Namajunas has a black belt in Taekwondo, Karate and a purple belt in Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu. A win against Angela Hill got “Thug”...

Nov 29, 2015 10:07 am

Weidman vs Rockhold preview video: UFC 194 Champ is Ready!

In the sport of MMA,  one of the many factors heading into a fight is the dreadful weight-cut. Chris Weidman is coming into UFC 194 under 194 lbs. Preparation and discipline were essential for the lighter than normal champ. Weidman completely cut out some of his vices like drinking to ensure his prediction of being the...

Nov 28, 2015 6:42 pm

Henderson vs Masvidal Video: Post fight words from “Smooth” Henderson

      The main event at UFC Fight Night Korea was classic, text book Benson “Smooth” Henderson style of winning. Henderson (23-5 MMA) defeated Jorge Masvidal via split decision. This win marks the 11th time Henderson has won by split decision and 4th time getting his hand raised in a five round fight. Henderson...

Nov 28, 2015 1:46 pm

Rockhold’s video statement: Should champ Weidman be worried?

Luke Rockhold, at times, can be a man of many words. In this short video response by Rockhold (via Shootmedia), he attempts to make this a “bilingual bloodbath”  heading up to one of the two title fights on Dec 12th. Rockhold (14-2 MMA 4-1 UFC) submitted Lyoto “The Dragon” Machida by rear RNC (rear naked...

Nov 22, 2015 10:17 pm

WATCH! Don’t Jump on That McGregor Train Too Fast: Video Proof!

By Joe “JD” David Some know him as Jose Aldo Jr., while others know him as just Junior, but when you use the moniker “Scarface,” I take a pause and close my eyes and think of those brutal leg kicks the Nova Uniao Black belt in Brazilian jiu-jitsu delivered to Urijah Faber at WEC 48....

Nov 19, 2015 3:43 pm

This Weekend’s Main Event: Magny vs Gastelum

By Joe “JD” David   This Saturday’s UFC main event headliner, airing on FOX Sports 1 from Monterrey, Mexico will dictate who will be next to face Top 10 opposition.  #15 ranked Kevin Gastelum is ready and willing to prove that he belongs in the elite and stacked welterweight division.  A decisive victory will set...

Nov 12, 2015 10:32 am

On This Day: UFC 1 goes down November 12th 1993

On this day 22 years ago, the UFC held their first event in Denver Colorado where Royce Gracie used his family’s Gracie Jiu-Jitsu to win an 8 man tournament. Re-live the brutal beginnings of the UFC above!

Nov 6, 2015 4:41 pm

Bellator 145 results: Adam Meredith vs. Jordan Dowdy

Adam Meredith’s Jiu-Jitsu was the story of the fight as he advanced to 4-1 in his professional career with a 1st round rear naked choke submission win over Jordan Dowdy. The Bellator 145 preliminary card keeps on rolling!

Nov 3, 2015 8:06 am

Chuck Liddell: “I’m back!”

I’m back! Training jujitsu since 97 boy how time flies A photo posted by Chuck Liddell (@theofficialchuckliddell) on Nov 2, 2015 at 10:12pm PST UFC legend Chuck Liddell took to Instagram to reveal that he is back in the gym working on his Jiu-Jitsu. At the age of 45 we aren’t getting our hopes up...

Oct 30, 2015 11:40 pm

Charles Oliveira eyeing fight with Conor McGregor

Charles ‘Do Bronx’ Oliveira is currently coming off a loss to Max Holloway after suffering an esophagus tear, and while he may have a fight against Myles Jury coming up, that hasn’t stopped him from contemplating about a fight against UFC interim featherweight champion Conor McGregor. The way Oliveira sees it, his Jiu-Jitsu would be...

Oct 30, 2015 12:54 pm

Oscar De La Hoya has been in talks with Ronda Rousey regarding boxing career

UFC bantamweight champion Ronda Rousey has gone on record and said that she wants to win titles in sports outside of MMA. Her initiative to be remembered as the greatest combat sport fighter of all time would require her to step outside of the Octagon and in to a new ring. Retired boxing world champion...

Oct 29, 2015 11:08 am

Female Boxing Champion: ‘I would knock out Ronda Rousey, plain and simple”

On the most recent episode of the popular MMA podcast ‘The Brutally Honest Show,’ the guys spent some time speaking with Female boxing champion Layla McCarter who first discussed her thoughts about UFC women’s bantamweight champion Ronda Rousey recently appearing on the cover of Ring magazine, and whether or not she was happy to see...

Oct 27, 2015 9:50 pm

Diaz in talks with NSAC, could potentially return in 2016

When Nick Diaz was handed a 5 year suspension from the NSAC last month there was an uproar. Many called out the NSAC for abusing their power and essentially forcing the end of Diaz’s MMA career. A petition was started, which received support from numerous high-profile figures including Cher, Wiz Khalifa, Gina Carano, and more....

Oct 27, 2015 7:00 am

WATCH! Ronda Rousey looking dangerous working on reverse triangles

While the world tries to decode her armbar, @rondarousey is hard at work on her reverse triangles! By @hansgutknecht #andstill #GracieJiuJitsu #UFCMelbourne A video posted by renergracie (@renergracie) on Oct 23, 2015 at 2:55pm PDT UFC bantamweight champion Ronda Rousey is known for her effective armbar techniques. The unbeaten champion has won 9 of her 12...

Oct 26, 2015 2:56 pm

‘I’ve Never Seen Jon Jones This Focused…’

Former UFC light heavyweight champion Jon Jones made headlines last Friday, when UFC officials announced that “Bones” had been formally reinstated by the organization. Shortly after the news broke, Jones took to his personal Facebook page to address his fans with the following message: “I am grateful for the opportunity to resume my career and...