1441 Search Results for jiu jitsu

Aug 12, 2015 6:24 pm

Expert Advice – MMA is not for you if…

Professional fighting is a sport not made for everyone. Sure, fighters get fame, money, girls, and glory, but they also get hit in the face, a lot! During last night’s Stud Show Radio broadcast, UFC Veteran and Team Alpha Male coach/cornerman Justin Buchholz told a story about the Gracie family’s MMA test. “I was talking...

Jul 21, 2015 8:04 pm

GPG’s Sidney “Da Gun” Outlaw: Once Homeless, Now Flying Sky High

The mixed martial artist known as “Da Gun” will step into the cage this weekend for his fifth professional fight at Global Proving Ground (GPG) 21, streaming live on GFL.tv. At only 23 years old, he is already a veteran of both Bellator and World Series of Fighting. Despite his relative youth, though, Outlaw is...

Jun 30, 2015 9:20 am

BJ Penn Talks Hall of Fame Induction, Greatest Moment of Career & More

Late in May, it was confirmed that two division champion BJ Penn would be inducted into the “Modern Era” wing of the UFC Hall of Fame. His professional fighting career lasted over thirteen years and he defeated the likes of Kenny Florian, Diego Sanchez and Sean Sherk during his dominant UFC Lightweight Championship run. When...


Jun 16, 2015 8:50 am

‘100% McGregor Can Submit Jose Aldo’

“He’s very good on the ground, and he’s even better when it’s grappling for MMA. That’s a lot of difference. You know, grappling or Jiu Jitsu is not the same as the wrestling and grappling in MMA, and he’s really good there. He’s got good submissions, he’s very fast and he can move in most...

Jun 11, 2015 9:46 am

Machida’s Striking? Yoel Romero’s Not Concerned With That

“Yoel said that he doesn’t have a problem if he has to stand up and strike with Machida. He says that his team has been training everything. They’ve been training Jiu Jitsu, Karate, Muay Thai, and standing up, boxing, and striking. He says if he’s in the clinch with Machida then he’ll use his Muay...

Jun 10, 2015 2:16 pm

TOP CHEF! Bourdain, Shields Get Cooking On The Mats

Dangerous grappler Jake Shields is scheduled to go up against Rousimar Palhares in the World Series of Fighting on Aug. 1 at WSOF 22. In the meantime he’s training and preparing. One of his training partners? How about ‘No Reservations’ host and celebrity chef Anthony Bourdain. Now, we don’t think Bourdain is actually helping Shields...

Jun 5, 2015 2:40 pm

Undefeated! Drakkar Klose, Staying Grounded In One Of MMA’s ‘Super Camps’

  On Saturday June 6th Undefeated lightweight Drakkar Klose steps into the ring for the Rage in the Cage 178 event. I was able to conduct a phone interview with the promising MMA LAB fighter. A former high school and collegiate wrestler Klose hopes to make a big impact this weekend and continue his climb...

Jun 3, 2015 5:34 am

2015 IBJJF Full Result

Hey Jiu-Jitsu fans, did you miss the IBJJF World Jiu-Jitsu Championships this past weekend? Check out a list of the winners below! Adult Male Team – Worlds 2015 1 – Alliance – 121 2 – PSLPB Cicero Costha – 72 3 – Atos Jiu-Jitsu – 58 4 – Gracie Barra – 43 5 – GF...

May 31, 2015 7:03 am

Chuck Norris Reacts to Earning 3rd Degree Black Belt

If one were to sift through all of the corny Chuck Norris jokes people create on the internet and special effects from his crazy movies, they would find out that Chuck Norris truly is one of the baddest men on the planet. Norris holds black belts in six different disciplines, but most recently received a...

May 21, 2015 9:00 am

At Just 26, 4x BJJ World Champ Guilherme Mendes Retires

The world of competitive grappling saw one of their greatest rising stars retire at the young age of 26 years old. After a few months of inactivity, four time world champion Guilherme Mendes has confirmed with Bloody Elbow that he is, in fact, retired. Mendes posted a cryptic Instagram post on his account with an...

May 12, 2015 9:00 am

A Few Days Late — Renzo’s Happy Mothersday Wish To All The Dads

Always one to crack a joke, Renzo Gracie has a special message for all the fathers out there who don’t train Brazilian Jiu Jitsu. Despite being a few days late, Gracie cracked the joke of the day! Happy Mother's Day with a little humor lol 😉 pic.twitter.com/lxaJCIvb2e — Renzo_Gracie_BJJ (@RenzoGracieBJJ) May 10, 2015 THIS IS...

May 11, 2015 9:41 am

Urijah Faber Knows The Answer To Beating Frankie Edgar

Anticipation for Urijah Faber vs. Frankie Edgar is at an all time high with less than a week to go. The Team Alpha Male Fighter will fight Edgar in Manila this Saturday and fans are pumped for the chance to see two top level fighters duking it out. Faber recently talked to FOX Sports about...

Apr 25, 2015 2:00 am

REPLAY! Watch Gabi Garcia Get Worked By Small Girl — Abu Dhabi 2015

Regardless of how big you look or how tough you really are, size doesn’t matter when it comes to Brazilian Jiu Jitsu. Despite walking into an open-weight bout against Gabrielle Garcia with a severe height AND weight (70 POUNDS!) disadvantage, Mackenzie Dern managed to walk off the mat with her hand raised at the Abu...

Apr 16, 2015 8:47 pm

WHITE BELT! Jones BJJ Coach Refuses Promotion

“Before anything else he needs to learn the principles of jiu jitsu, understand the rules, the philosophy, he has to spend some time. I can’t just give him the belt because he’s Jon Jones. So, about that classic photo where he’s got the white-belt, I said ‘Jon, I’m going to put the white belt on...

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...