1299 Search Results for jiu jitsu

Mar 8, 2016 2:34 am

Rafael dos Anjos on Conor McGregor: ‘Holly Holm showed more heart than him’

Although Conor McGregor and Rafael dos Anjos never got their chance to fight at UFC 196, the lightweight champion is still making sure to stir the pot with the featherweight champion. Dos Anjos appeared on the MMA hour on Monday and spoke about McGregor’s performance against Nate Diaz at UFC 196. “Honestly, to tell you...

Mar 7, 2016 12:35 am

Jose Aldo to Frankie Edgar: ‘you don’t have any right to ask for a title shot yet’

Jose Aldo has made it known since UFC featherweight champion Conor McGregor lost on Saturday night that he wants McGregor next for a shot to regain the featherweight title. Aldo posted a message addressing fellow featherweight contender Frankie Edgar and his campaign to fight McGregor for the featherweight title. Aldo posted the following statement captioned...

Mar 5, 2016 10:53 pm

Rafael dos Anjos reacts to Nate Diaz’s submission win over Conor McGregor

In the main event of UFC 196, Nate Diaz shocked the world as he picked up a 2nd round submission win over Conor McGregor. Immediately, the MMA world went wild as everyone had something to say about McGregor’s loss. While Jose Aldo took the opportunity to talk trash and call out Conor McGregor for a...

Mar 5, 2016 10:08 pm

VIDEO | Nate Diaz submits Conor McGregor

In the main event of UFC 196, Nate Diaz shocked the world as he submitted Conor McGregor in the 2nd round of their welterweight scrap. Diaz had McGregor looking wobbly as he landed a combination, which prompted McGregor to shoot for a takedown. Diaz utilized his elite level Jiu-Jitsu to then submit McGregor with a...

Mar 4, 2016 12:08 pm

Conor McGregor’s movement coach Ido Portal responds to Nate Diaz and says he’ll ‘smack some heads around’

UFC veteran Nate Diaz’s “touch butt” comments about his opponent UFC featherweight champion Conor McGregor’s movement training with Ido Portal has likely started a new hashtag trend on social media. Both the Diaz brothers mocked McGregor’s movement training with Portal. On an episode of UFC Embedded, Nick Diaz ridiculed Portal and McGregor’s training with a...

Feb 24, 2016 10:23 am

Michael Bisping points out Anderson Silva’s weaknesses

On Saturday in London, Michael Bisping and Anderson Silva will square off in a highly anticipated main event clash between two veterans of the sport. For Bisping, not only is it a chance to get a win over an MMA legend in front of his hometown fans, but also a chance to potentially earn himself...

Feb 24, 2016 7:58 am

Opening betting odds for Conor McGregor vs. Nate Diaz revealed

By now the MMA world knows that Nate Diaz has stepped in for Rafael dos Anjos at UFC 196 to fight Conor McGregor in a welterweight showdown. Diaz stepped in on short notice after Rafael dos Anjos was forced out of the bout with a broken foot. Immediately after Diaz stepped in the MMA world...

Feb 12, 2016 1:41 am

PHOTO | Should Conor McGregor fans be worried about this Rafael dos Anjos?

One of the most historic fights in UFC history in less than a month away. On March 5, UFC featherweight champion Conor McGregor will have a chance to make history and become the first fighter to simultaneously hold two division’s titles. However, his opponent is no easy task. UFC lightweight champion Rafael dos Anjos is...

Feb 11, 2016 8:08 pm

UFC Fight Pass obtains Glory kickboxing, Eddie Bravo Invitational and K-1 fight libraries

UFC Fight Pass has once again expanded their fight library! News surfaced Thursday evening that the UFC has acquired Glory Kickboxing, Eddie Bravo Invitational, and K-1 fight libraries. In addition UFC Fight Pass will begin streaming Glory Kickboxing and Eddie Bravo Invitational Jiu-Jitsu events. UFC Senior Vice President and Fight Pass General Manager Eric Winter...

Feb 9, 2016 11:08 am

MUST SEE! How to fight a bigger opponent with Tristar head coach Firas Zahabi

Check out this informative video from Tristar head coach Firas Zahabi. In this video, Zahabi goes into detail on the gameplan going into a fight against a bigger and stronger opponent. The caption for the instructional video reads: “How do you fight a bigger stronger opponent is maybe the number one question I keep getting...

Feb 5, 2016 1:55 am

MUST SEE! BJJ black belt nearly gets choked unconscious by ghost white belt

Belt rankings in Brazilian jiu-jitsu are made for a reason. Oftentimes, newcomers to the sport have egos that are far bigger than their skill sets and technique. A black belt at the academy in the video above was trying to teach a lesson to one of the white belts, but got pranked on by the...

Jan 27, 2016 12:06 pm

MUST SEE! Joe Rogan blows Georges St-Pierre’s mind teaching him some kicks!

If you haven’t seen this video yet, you are in for a treat. Check out this great clip from the past of UFC color commentator Joe Rogan teaching former UFC welterweight champion Georges St-Pierre a thing or two about kicking. Joe is a well-versed martial arts practitioner, which is what makes him such a great...

Jan 26, 2016 7:45 am

MUST SEE! Fitness instructors try boxing for the first time

These Professional Fitness Instructors Tried Boxing For The First Time // BuzzFeed IRL Posted by BuzzFeed Video on Tuesday, October 6, 2015 What happens when you take a group of professional fitness instructors and have them take a boxing class? In this video from BuzzFeed, 3 personal fitness instructors visited California’s CMMA Fitness to take...

Jan 14, 2016 12:30 pm

Exclusive Video | Ronda Rousey and Shayna Baszler practicing WWE moves

Last year Ronda Rousey revealed that one day she hopes to capture the WWE Divas championship. In March of last year Rousey made an appearance at Wrestlemania alongside Dwayne ‘The Rock’ Johnson, where she Judo tossed Triple H and Stephanie McMahon. This added to the speculation as to if Rousey would eventually make the switch...

Jan 14, 2016 8:28 am

THROWBACK! Joe Rogan gets in scuffle on Fear Factor

Joe Rogan Gets Into a Fight On Television (Fear… by TheBestofUFCandMMA It’s no secret that UFC commentator Joe Rogan is an all-around badass. In addition to now holding a 10th Planet Jiu-Jitsu black belt under Eddie Bravo, Rogan is an experienced TaeKwonDo competitor with a large arsenal of kicking techniques. In this throwback video we...