1345 Search Results for jiu jitsu

Apr 8, 2015 11:29 am

Coach — ‘Don’t Be Surprised When Conor Submits Aldo’

When Conor lost to Duffy, he was doing jiu-jitsu, but doing it almost begrudgingly. Because he had to. But afterwards, within three or four months, he was doing it because he loved it. Trying to get Conor to love it was always the challenge, but eventually he developed the same love for grappling that he...

Apr 5, 2015 7:17 am

Guida Defends Wrestling — And “Shame on you” If You Don’t Agree

    At Saturdays UFC Fight Night 63 post-fight press conference, Clay Guida gave his thoughts on the importance of wrestling and wants the fans who boo it to get educated and understand how important wrestling is to the sport of MMA. Here’s what he had to say: “I guess being an exciting wrestler helps,...

Apr 3, 2015 10:27 am

“NOBODY SHOULD DOUBT BETHE CORREIA”

“The first thing we established was that she can’t make the same mistakes the previous challengers made, which is going straight at Ronda or letting her close the distance. We are working very hard on that. Her camp hasn’t begun yet, but she’s already training with that mindset. Bethe trains boxing, jiu-jitsu, kickboxing and takedown...

Apr 1, 2015 2:03 am

JDS Calls Fight With Alistair Overeem “Interesting”

  “That’s an interesting fight. If the UFC also thinks so, it will happen. He’s doing well, got himself two wins in a row. Before that he was sort of apathetic in the division. No matter who it is, I just want that can make me evolve and get better at my quest to be the...


Mar 29, 2015 1:47 pm

UFC 189 World Championship Tour Embedded: Vlog Series – Episode 7

On Episode 7 of UFC 189 World Championship Tour Embedded, featherweight champion Jose Aldo channels Tony Montana while his opponent Conor McGregor channels Muhammad Ali on a busy day in New York City. Aldo trains with his coaches while McGregor schools UFC President Dana White in jiu-jitsu. After another fan-filled press conference, the gang is...

Mar 22, 2015 10:59 am

Joe Lauzon Announces His Next Opponent

Ladies and gentleman, UFC veteran and fan favorite Joe Lauzon has announced his next endeavor and it’s not in that UFC. Lauzon announced, via his Twitter, that he will be competing at Metamoris 6, set to go down on May 9 in Los Angeles. Well, this will be fun… my next opponent. #MMA #BJJ https://t.co/Tj2kqBH4zb...

Mar 22, 2015 12:14 am

White On Maia: I’d Like To See Him Take More Risks

Dana White has said this about Alistair Overeem, and he feels the same way about welterweight Demian Maia: Maia has to take more risks inside the octagon. “Maia did what he does. He has unbelievable jiu-jitsu. It wasn’t the most exciting fight you’ll ever see. My only disappointment with Demian was he didn’t take enough...

Mar 18, 2015 2:35 pm

Opinion! Most One-Dimensional Champion In UFC History?

The MMA world is still talking about the events that took place at UFC 185, where two champions got dominated and lost their titles. Anthony Pettis lost by getting beat everywhere for twenty-five minutes and Carla Esparza lost by getting punched in the face over and over again until the referee stepped in and stopped...

Mar 16, 2015 3:58 am

‘Golf And Poker Are On TV, Wrestling Should Be Too’

Would you watch collegiate wrestling if it was broadcast on a major channel, i.e. NBC? That was a question raised on episode 48 of Stud Show Radio. Of course, the sport is broadcast TV. You can find it occasionally on one of the numerous ESPN channels or maybe on a regional sports network from time...

Mar 9, 2015 1:42 pm

‘CM Punk Is A Natural Striker’

“He’s putting his work in, he shows up every day. He has a great attitude. He didn’t become successful in the WWE by accident. It’s because he was a worker and he was a value to the organization, not only in the front as a face, but in who he is. People get behind people...

Mar 6, 2015 10:36 am

Babalu Planning To Dominate Sonnen In Metamoris Headliner

“I competed at Metamoris before, and Ralek (Gracie) called me offering the match. I’m competing in jiu-jitsu all the time, so I’m in. I wasn’t expecting that, but I’m in. I’m not a 20-year-old anymore, Sonnen is from the same generation, and I think it’s going to be cool to compete against him.” … “Andre...

Mar 3, 2015 2:24 pm

Kendall Grove To Fight For Bellator Middleweight Strap

Undefeated Bellator MMA World Middleweight Champion Brandon “Bull” Halsey (8-0) looks to defend his belt for the first time when he takes on towering Hawaiian scrapper Kendall “Da Spyder” Grove (21-14). The contest serves as the headlining bout of “Bellator: Halsey vs. Grove,” which takes place on Friday, May 15, at Pechanga Resort & Casino...

Mar 3, 2015 11:03 am

Gracie: ‘Cyborg’s getting too much credit’

“I think people are giving Cris ‘Cyborg’ more credit than she deserves, in the sense of beating Ronda. No offense to her, she’s obviously an amazing athlete and has done amazingly well in MMA, and from what I hear is a great person as well. This is just me personally, I know what it feels...

Mar 2, 2015 7:49 pm

“Ronda ‘Improvisation’ Rousey”

When Cat Zingano rushed Ronda Rousey with a flying knee at the start of UFC 184, and then proceeded to throw Rousey, fans were amazed at how Rousey was able to flip, not letting her back touch the mat. Rener Gracie, one of Rousey’s Jiu-Jitsu coaches, who recently broke down Rousey’s win (See that HERE),...

Mar 2, 2015 5:45 am

Cro Cop Brings In Top Ranked Heavyweight To Prepare For Gonzaga

As Mirko Cro Cop prepares for his return to the UFC on April 11th in Poland against Gabriel Gonzaga, he isn’t taking any chances when it comes to training with the best. Cro Cop is reluctant to leave Croatia to train, as he wants to be near his wife and children, however he has enlisted...

Feb 27, 2015 9:05 am

Andre and Angelica Galvao, and Felicia Oh Discuss Upcoming Grapplers Escape Cruise

Ahead of what many are calling a historic moment in Jiu-Jitsu history, that will feature a week of training with legendary Jiu-Jitsu competitors such as, Saulo and Xande Ribeiro, Andre and Angelica Galvao, Felicia Oh, and JT Torres, we were able to talk to Mr. and Mrs. Galvao, as well as Felicia Oh about the...

Feb 25, 2015 1:27 pm

Anderson Silva Returns To Training

It has been almost exactly a month since Anderson Silva returned to the Octagon at UFC 183 and fought Nick Diaz. Since the fight, news has emerged that Silva failed two drug tests for anabolic steroids. Silva has been quiet since the news surfaced, however he can be seen here in a picture with RFA...

Feb 25, 2015 6:52 am

Werdum: ‘I’ll Beat Velasquez Just Like I Beat Fedor’

Recently the UFC announced that Cain Velasquez vs. Fabricio Werdum would headline UFC 188 in Mexico City on June 13th. The bout will be a title unification bout, with Velasquez being the current UFC heavyweight champion, and Werdum being the interim UFC heavyweight champion after defeating Mark Hunt via KO at UFC 180. Werdum spoke...

Feb 23, 2015 3:05 pm

Marion Reneau Wanted To Make A Statement By Submitting Jessica Andrade

On the preliminary card of “UFC Fight Night: Porto Alegre” Marion Reneau extended her UFC record to 2-0, extending her professional win streak to 5. In the process she dropped Jessica Andrade’s UFC record to 3-2. Reneau went into the fight a heavy underdog, but was determined to make a statement, not only with a...

Feb 23, 2015 11:29 am

Bisping And Stann Discuss What’s Next For Frank Mir

At 35 years old, Frank Mir snapped a 4-fight losing streak last night when he defeated Bigfoot Silva by TKO in the 1st round. With 15 UFC wins, in 24 Octagon appearances, with a total professional record of 17-9, Frank Mir can still fight with the best. Following his win over Bigfoot Silva last night...

Feb 23, 2015 11:08 am

Mir Breaks Down His Win Over Bigfoot

Last night Frank Mir showed the world that he still has what it takes to compete with the best of the best in the heavyweight division as he KO’d #8 ranked Bigfoot Silva in under 2 minutes. Following the bout, Mir spoke on the FOX Sports Live post-fight show with host Karyn Bryant, and analysts...

Feb 23, 2015 9:58 am

Sam Alvey ‘A Little Surprised’ He KO’d Cezar Ferreira So Quick

Last night on the main card of “UFC Fight Night: Porto Alegre”, Sam Alvey landed a brutal left hook that crushed Cezar Ferreira (See that HERE). Following the bout, he spoke backstage to discuss the win, as well as how his training for this camp paid off. “I knew he was going to kick me,...

Feb 22, 2015 9:08 pm

Antonio “Bigfoot” Silva: Brazil Fans Are Fickle

Antonio “Bigfoot” Silva was on the receiving end of a brutal knockout loss against Frank Mir this past Sunday night. After the bout, social media and fans throughout Brazil were questioning Silva’s ability to take a punch and whether or not he should hang up his gloves. Silva addressed the issue during the “UFC Fight...

Feb 18, 2015 11:54 am

Joe Warren On The Time He ‘Dojo Stomped’ A 60 Year Old Ninja

On the latest episode of Stud Show Radio (formerly TAM Radio) Bellator bantamweight champion Joe Warren stopped by to hang out and answer questions. During the show one of the hosts asked Warren to tell the story about him going into karate studios and fighting people. The story as he told it is below. Enjoy....

Feb 16, 2015 4:26 pm

Erick Silva Plans To Submit Ben Saunders In Rio De Janeiro

Erick Silva is coming off a dominant first round submission win over Mike Rhodes recently at “UFC Fight Night: Machida vs. Dollaway” in December, and is looking to build momentum with a potential win over Ben Saunders at “UFC Fight Night 62” on March 21st. Saunders won’t be an easy win however, as he is...

Feb 15, 2015 3:59 pm

Demian Maia Blames Opponents For Lack Of Submission Wins

Demian Maia is arguably one of the most accomplished Jiu-Jitsu practitioners currently competing in MMA. With 9 of his 19 professional MMA wins coming by way of submission, Maia is one of the most lethal submission artists in the UFC. Ahead of his UFC Fight Night 62 bout against Ryan LaFlare, Maia spoke about why...