1387 Search Results for jiu jitsu

Apr 7, 2015 2:51 am

Geek Chokes Out Woman Abuser TWICE!

Those who practice Brazilian Jiu Jitsu don’t only utilize it for competition. Sometimes, it’s for protection. Watch this young geeky kid choke out a man who was assaulting a woman! Street Justice in DC: Geek beats up a goon for assaulting a female…makes him tap out TWICE!!! WATCH! Luke Rockhold, Daniel Cormier Jump their coach...

Mar 23, 2015 9:58 am

Corruption? Ref Responsible For UFC Rio Blunder Trains With Fortunate Fighter

Last weekend’s UFC Fight Night 62 event is surrounded by controversy, following a very unfortunate circumstance created by the man in the middle (above),Eduardo Herdy. Herdy, a Brazilian Jiu Jitsu Black Belt who halted Saturday’s Drew Dober vs. Leandro Silva fight in controversial fashion, has now been linked to Silva, the man who he handed...

Mar 17, 2015 1:01 pm

Brown Assault Case Back Under Review By Prosecutors

Top UFC welterweight fighter Matt Brown was recently involved in the alleged beating of a high-school janitor his jiu jitsu coach. Local police opted to not file charges due to a lack of evidence, and Brown proclaimed his innocence to the world. Fast forward a week, and the alleged victim in the case isn’t letting...

Mar 5, 2015 4:33 pm

Case Closed! Brown Cleared In Coach Beatdown

Recently, UFC welterweight contender Matt Brown found himself under fire, after being accused, by his former Jiu Jitsu coach, of a brutal beating over a disagreement. In an update, local authorities have closed the case on Brown, citing not enough evidence to support the alleged victim’s claims. Brown took to MMAJunkie.com to discuss: “Yeah, he...


Feb 20, 2015 11:42 am

Rousey: ‘I will not try to intimidate Cat Zingano’

“Cat is different because, not only is she undefeated, but she has the kind of indomitable spirit that I haven’t seen exhibited by anyone else, at the level that she has. She’s been down in fights before and every single time, she’s come back and finished the other person. And, given everything she’s been through...

Feb 16, 2015 4:18 pm

Lawler, And Rockhold, Land Major Deals With Adidas

Welterweight champion Robbie Lawler, and top ranked UFC middleweight Luke Rockhold have both signed landmark deals with Adidas Combat Sports USA. Both fighters were already signed to Adidas, however both men renewed their contracts. Adidas Combat Sports sent out a press release, which BJPENN.com received. New York, NY and Portland, OR – Robbie Lawler and...

Feb 2, 2015 7:31 am

King Mo: ‘CM Punk Will Be Successful In MMA’

Since CM Punk made the move to Roufusport in Milwaukee in preparation for his UFC debut, we have heard great things coming out of the Roufusport camp regarding CM Punk’s development. While a date, or opponent, for CM Punk’s UFC debut are still unknown, he is still training hard, and according to King Mo, has...

Jan 30, 2015 2:35 pm

Join The Penn Brothers For A Once In a Lifetime BJJ Experience, February 7

Saturday, February 7, at the ‘UFC Gym BJ Penn Waikele’, BJ Penn, JD Penn, Reagan Penn, and Jay Penn, for the first time ever, will be together teaching a lucky group of practitioners in the arts of Brazilian Jiu Jitsu. Space is limited to just 50 participants. Use the information on the flyer to book...

Jan 14, 2015 5:26 am

Ferguson vs. Medeiros Added To STACKED UFC 184 Event

An intriguing lightweight matchup between Tony Ferguson and Yancy Medeiros (pictured) has been added to an already stacked UFC 184 event. UFC officials announced the bout on Tuesday. UFC 184 goes down on February 28, live on pay-per-view from Los Angeles. In the main event Chris Weidman takes on Vitor Belfort. In the co-main event...

Jan 5, 2015 8:44 am

Joe Rogan: ‘CM Punk Needs A Year Of Training Before Making UFC Debut’

Martial arts expert, and longtime UFC commentator Joe Rogan is never one to shy away from giving his honest opinion, and he did just that when discussing the future fighting career of CM Punk, also known as Phil Brooks. Brooks, who has never competed in an amateur or professional MMA bout, will be making his...

Nov 22, 2014 12:34 pm

“Metamoris 5: Sakuraba vs. Gracie” Live Results

Brazilian Jiu Jitsu’s premier promotion, Metamoris, kicks off their fifth event from California at 5:00 PM EST! California’s Long Beach Convention Center will play host to today’s event that features six grappling matches. UFC’s Rory MacDonald will be battling Jonathan Torres in the co-main event. The headliner is a match that has been fourteen years...

Nov 15, 2014 8:20 pm

UFC 180 Results: Gastelum Gets 1st Round Win Over Ellenberger

Kelvin Gastelum controlled every aspect of the fight and dominated Jake Ellenberger. Ellenberger seemed to be one step behind Gastelum every step of the way and it made Gastelum look like a superstar. There was a moment in the first round where Ellenberger cracked Gastelum with a couple solid punches, but Gastelum was unfazed by...

Oct 24, 2014 4:12 pm

SUCCESS! Out Of Surgery, Eyeing March Return

UFC heavyeight champion Cain Velasquez was forced out of his UFC 180 bout against Fabricio Werdum earlier this week after suffering a sprained MCL. Velasquez absence in the main event, led the UFC to call upon Mark Hunt to fill the slot against Fabricio Werdum, and fight for the interim heavyweight championship. Velsasquez coach, Javier...

Oct 23, 2014 11:35 am

Myles Jury Confirms Cerrone Booking For January

Top UFC lightweight contenders, Donald Cerrone and Myles Jury have agreed to face each other in a lightweight UFC contest. Rumors have been circulating for the last several weeks about the bout, but Jury took to twitter to confirm the booking. Check it: Myles @FuryJury vs Cowboy Cerrone is set, details to come. Mid Jan...

Oct 7, 2014 2:13 pm

BJJ World Champ Cris Cyborg Says She Can Submit Ronda Rousey

“I like the stand up, you know. I cannot say ‘Oh I’ll take her down,’ no. I like the stand up and I think it’s more exciting. I like to knock people out, I like to punch people, I like to be standing. People think ‘Ah, she doesn’t have Jiu Jitsu.’ Man I compete Jiu...

Sep 5, 2014 12:30 pm

Chael Sonnen On The Evolution Of His Gangster

“I got hit with a PED charge and a criminal charge in the same month. The whole ‘silly me’ defense is a pretty good one. When you go, ‘Listen, I didn’t know. I didn’t know the rules.’ That works. That’s a good, solid defense. One time. I needed it twice in the same month. So...

Sep 5, 2014 10:18 am

Chael Sonnen Awarded BJJ Purple Belt

The new “Face of Jiu Jitsu”, Mr. Chael P. Sonnen just received his first belt promotion. Check it: The face of BJJ just got his purple belt. http://t.co/gLzG6suU8y pic.twitter.com/bcR1m4Fmtw — chael sonnen (@sonnench) September 5, 2014

Sep 5, 2014 5:30 am

Severn Hints At Letting Royce Gracie Win In Legendary UFC 4 Match Up

“When I tell people I was more torn with my conscience then ever with an opponent, most people will probably never understand that,” said the former pro wrestler. “You know, during the course of that match I’m actually looking at – I’m a big believer that the eyes are a windows into a person’s soul...

Aug 1, 2014 6:46 am

Jones Says He’s Heard It All Before, Not Intimidated By Cormier

‘His hands are too fast.’ ‘His Jiu Jitsu is too good.’ ‘His wrestling is too good.’ ‘He’s too fast.’ ‘Too experienced.’ ‘Can’t beat his Karate.’ ‘Can’t beat his timing.’ I’ve literally heard everything. Everything.

Jul 9, 2014 12:27 pm

Joe Rogan Teaches the brutal “Imanari” Finish

Joe Rogan, Jiu Jitsu blackbelt, stops by Onnit headquarters to teach some Jiu Jitsu to Whitney Miller, Danny Castillo, and TJ Dillashaw. He shows them the “Imanari” position, step by step, including utilizing the seatbelt and zombie grappling technique.

Jun 30, 2014 10:58 am

Massive Brazilian Grappler Calls Out Rousey Following BJJ Diss

UFC bantamweight champion, ‘Rowdy’ Ronda Rousey has recently garnered some attention from the competitive world of Brazilian Jiu Jitsu. In a recent interview, the UFC’s leading lady was in usual form, and explained  her abilities in regards to her position among the world’s leading submission artists. (More on that HERE). It’s because of those comments that,...

Jun 25, 2014 6:49 am

Ronda Rousey: ‘I can beat any girl in the world in BJJ, Gi or No’

  “One thing that I couldn’t stand when I was just watching MMA and coming from Judo was all these people talking about how the Jiu Jitsu people would beat any Judo player. It was such a stereotype that I thought, and still think, that I could beat any girl in the world, any weight...

Jun 24, 2014 8:37 am

Rousey Out To ‘Prove A Good Point’ Against Davis

Ronda Rousey is a perfect 9-0 in her professional MMA career, the Olympic Judoka is now preparing for her upcoming fight against Alexis Davis at UFC 175 on July 5th, and she has something to prove. Rousey joined The Great MMA Debate on Fox Sports to talk about how she wants to prove Jiu-Jitsu practitioners...

Jun 20, 2014 6:13 am

Chael Sonnen Rumored to Compete at Metamoris 4 in August

Just as many fight fans assumed, when self-proclaimed bad guy Chael Sonnen officially announced his retirement on UFC Tonight a little more than a week ago, it would not be the last we would see of him. Just a few days after the announcement of his retirement, rumors began to swirl that The American Gangster...

Jun 10, 2014 5:49 pm

Rafael Lovato Jr. Looking To Make MMA Debut

Rafael Lovato Jr., arguably the greatest American born BJJ grappler in history, is now looking to make his MMA debut in 2014. Lovato made the announcement on the third episode of the Save Jiu Jitsu Podcast. Check out the full podcast below, Rafael’s segment about MMA starts around the 58:30 mark. Rafael is more than...

May 24, 2014 6:40 am

Renzo Gracie Court Battle For Assault Postponed, Felony Charges Likely

Yesterday (May 23, 2014) , Gracie Jiu Jitsu legend and UFC welterweight fighter, Renzo Gracie showed up to criminal court to address his assault charges from the night club brawl that occurred at 1OAK in Manhattan. While Gracie is still maintaining that the entire incident is just “a misunderstanding,” prosecutors are adamant that this was...