1299 Search Results for jiu jitsu

Apr 19, 2015 6:59 am

Chris Weidman: ‘I’m The Best At Everything’

UFC middleweight Luke Rockhold did to Lyoto Machida in two rounds what the champion, Chris Weidman, couldn’t do in 5 full rounds. Now, the two men have already started the back and forth, calling each other out and promising victory over the other man. During the FOX Sports post-fight broadcast, Weidman explained–to Rockhold’s  friend and...

Apr 18, 2015 4:57 pm

UFC on FOX 15 Results: Dariush Dominates Miller, Earns Big Decision Win

Beneil Dariush proved tonight that he isn’t just hype; He has what it takes to defeat fighters ranked in the lightweight class. Jim Miller showed an incredible amount of heart in this fight as no matter how long he was on bottom, he was always looking for a chance to sweep Dariush. Dariush was on...

Apr 15, 2015 12:45 am

Xande vs. Keenan Gi Match Added To Metamoris 6

Xande Ribeiro and Keenan Cornelius have agreed to battle at Metamoris 6 ON MAY 9TH in the GI, as overwhelmingly requested by fans of the elite match up. Cornelius is one of the most decorated American-born jiu-jitsu practitioners who most recently submitted Dean Lister at Polaris Pro. Do you think Ribeiro can submit Cornelius? WATCH!...

Apr 11, 2015 11:17 am

UFC Fight Night 64: Moraes Almost Finishes Lebout, but Earns Decision

Sergio Moraes is a Brazilian jiu-jitsu standout, but he spent the first ten minutes of the fight standing with Mickael Lebout. Lebout could not capitalize on this ten minute advantage and as a matter of fact— he was outstruck! Sergio Moraes finally took Mickael Lebout down with three minutes remaining in the final round. Moraes...

Apr 11, 2015 9:59 am

UFC Fight Night 64: Meza Takes Stasiak to Decision & Wins

Featherweights Damian Stasiak and Yaotzin Meza put on a fifteen minute grappling clinic in their bout at UFC Fight Night 64. Meza and Stasiak had a grueling battle where wrestling and jiu-jitsu negated each other for the majority of the fight. Both men saw advantages throughout the night, but neither could lock in the submission...

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...