1174 Search Results for jiu jitsu

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...

Oct 23, 2015 6:59 pm

Bellator 144 results: Goiti Yamauchi wins via submission

Yet another finish on the Bellator 144 card tonight! In the featherweight division Goiti Yamauchi ended up scoring a 3rd round submission win over Isao Kobayashi. The win was Yamauchi’s return bout to the Octagon, and put on an impressive Jiu-Jitsu display. With tonight’s win Yamauchi advances to 19-2 in his professional MMA career.

Oct 23, 2015 4:48 pm

Bellator 144 results: Matt Secor wins via 2nd round heel hook

On the online preliminary fights of Bellator 144, Matt Secor put on an impressive Jiu-Jitsu display as he scored a 2nd round submission win via heel hook. The win bumps Secor’s professional record to 7-2. Impressive 2nd round Heel Hook sub for the winner @secormatthew #Bellator144 pic.twitter.com/fLHN9zZEQb — Bellator MMA (@BellatorMMA) October 23, 2015

Oct 20, 2015 10:17 pm

TAM Coach: UFC won’t miss out on Dillashaw vs. Faber opportunity

After it was announced that UFC bantamweight champion T.J. Dillashaw would be leaving Team Alpha Male to train at Elevation Fight Team in Colorado the door opened for a potential fight between Dillashaw and longtime mentor Urijah Faber. Fabio Prado, who is the head Jiu-Jitsu coach at Team Alpha Male where Dillashaw used to train,...

Oct 20, 2015 12:10 pm

Jacare confident in his takedown defense ahead of Romero fight

For Ronaldo Jacare Souza and Yoel Romero, this will be the third time the two are scheduled to face off in the cage. After their fight was cancelled twice this year, the two top contenders are looking to battle for a title shot in the middleweight division at UFC 194. Coincidentally, the winner of their...