Archive: gracie

Oct 8, 2014 5:11 am

Watch Ronda In Slow Motion

Loading Hittin a flat double end bag today lol video via @layziethesavage View on Instagram UFC bantamweight champion Ronda Rousey works on her boxing, in slow motion.

Sep 30, 2014 5:04 am

Renzo Gracie Eyeing UFC Return After Sakuraba Match At Metamoris

JiuJitsu legend Renzo Gracie is eyeing a return to the UFC after he has his grappling match against Kazushi Sakuraba at Metamoris 5 in November. Sakuraba broke Renzo’s arm when the two first faced off under the PRIDE FC banner in 2000. Renzo spoke with Ariel Helwani on The MMA Hour about his desire to...

Sep 3, 2014 5:54 pm

GAME FACE! Ronda Rousey’s Olympic ID From 2004

The UFC’s bantamweight superstar is packing up and moving! And with that comes the rediscovery of old relics, including this gem from 2004 featuring a 17-year old Rousey ahead of her first Olympic stint. She was the youngest athlete in the games that year. Full Size: Packing boxes and moving…. Stumbled across this – Acting...

Aug 1, 2014 6:16 pm

Cole Miller Trains Judo While Reppin Ronda Rousey

Top UFC featherweight Cole Miller has no problem working Judo drills over at American Top Team while rocking his fresh Ronda Rousey Tee. The Caption Reads, “Just got through practicing some judo footwork drills. I had to get into the judo theme with my @Fightchix Ronda Rousey shirt.”

Jul 31, 2014 7:04 pm

PHOTO | Ronda Rousey’s 24-Hour Fitness Desk Job

UFC bantamweight champion Ronda Rousey didn’t always have the wealth and popularity of a mega-star. Before she was the champ, she worked the front desk at a 24-hour fitness. Check it: The Caption Reads, #tbt taking a picture of myself on security cam, bored and tired while workin a graveyard shift at 24 hr fitness…

Jul 10, 2014 9:19 pm

PHOTO | Ronda Rousey’s Injured And Stitched Hand – OUCH!

UFC bantamweight champion, Ronda Rousey impressed once again in her latest dismantling of a title challenger last weekend in the UFC 175 co-main event against Alexis Davis. After starting her career with repeated arm bars, the undefeated UFC champion has finished her last two fights with strikes. (See the replay HERE) The Caption Reads, @rondarousey cut on...

Jun 27, 2014 6:52 am

Ronda Rousey Makes Mag Cover With Expendables 3 Cast

Yesterday, UFC Women’s Bantamweight champion Ronda Rousey shared a photo of the cover for Muscle & Fitness Magazine on her instagram. It shows Rousey posing with the main cast of the upcoming action flick, Expendables 3.

Jun 26, 2014 4:59 am

PHOTO | King Mo Impresses In A Different Ring

Bellator light-heavyweight fighter, King Mo is still perfecting his pro-wrestling skills, as seen in the image. The Caption Reads, Making @chrismasters310 tap out at The@houseofhardcore VI – Masterlock Challenge event@harrahssocal , on saturday 06/14/14 #Prowrestling#houseofhardcore #chrismasters #kingmo #winner#tapout

Jun 16, 2014 8:10 am

PHOTO | Royce Gracie Rescues Gators In Florida

Former UFC champion and Jiu-Jitsu legend Royce Gracie visited Florida and joined the ‘Gator Patrol’ to rescue some Alligators this past weekend. Check it out below:

Jun 3, 2014 7:45 am

Ronda Rousey Rolls With Ryron Gracie (Video)

Women’s bantamweight champion Ronda Rousey hit the Gracie academy to work with Ryron Gracie ahead of her UFC 175 match against Alexis Davis on July 5th. Michael Mardones posted the following video to Instagram of Rousey rolling with Ryron Gracie \

Apr 3, 2014 6:47 am

Ralek Gracie ‘lost respect for Bravo as a man’

The Eddie Bravo, Gracie family mellow drama continues. On an episode of “Darce Side Radio”, Metamoris cheif Ralek Gracie was a guest where he talked about last weekend’s Metamoris 3 and the storied main event between Bravo and Royler Gracie. After Saturday night’s draw, Royce Gracie confronted Bravo. Bravo, in turn, was on a slew of...

Jan 10, 2014 9:01 am

Royce Gracie Named The 44th Greatest Athlete Of All Time By Sports Illustrated

The 44th greatest? Out of 50? He should be higher up the list, but at least Sports Illustrated promoted him as one of the greatest. UFC Hall Of Famer Royce Gracie still holds the record for the most submission victories in UFC history at 11. He was a three-time UFC tournament champion (UFC 1,2,4) and...

Nov 26, 2013 8:56 am

Frankie Edgar vs. Phillipe Nover Set For Dec. 1 Showdown

Frankie Edgar, the former UFC lightweight champion and featherweight contender will face Phillipe Nover in a grappling contest. Madison Square Garden, the arena that has been long coveted by the UFC, will host the annual Grapple at the Garden, where some of the best grapplers in America and abroad will compete. “After attending Grapple at...

Sep 10, 2013 10:29 am

VIDEO: Ask a BJJ Black Belt Special Edition: Epic No-Gi Rant!

In the latest edition of Ask a BJJ Black Belt, Gracie Jiu Jitsu Black Belt Instructor Brian Jones unloads on no gi practitioners. Jones fires away at everything from belts, BJJ lineage and history, and no gi in general. This is a must listen if you practice jiu jitsu. Brian Jones has been studying martial...

Aug 6, 2013 12:30 pm

SERIES: Ask a BJJ Black Belt #1 is starting a new series. In this series we will be asking Gracie BJJ Black Belt Brian Jones some questions we want to hear the answers to. Here is the first part in the series with Dr. Brian Jones. What are the main differences between jiu-jitsu for self-defense and jiu-jitsu for MMA? The fundamental...

Aug 13, 2012 5:14 am

Gracie Cincinnati; Ohio's Best Kept Secret (Part One)

Six years ago when people talked about jiu jitsu in the Cincinnati area they would really only mention popular places like The Ultimate Fighter Season 2 contestant Jorge Gurgel’s mixed martial arts gym. Former UFC Middleweight Champion Rich Franklin had emerged from that school so it was natural that it received a high level of...

Jul 12, 2012 2:20 am

Three Gracies One Night At One FC 5 | MMA News

By Jamie McAllister Three members of the Gracie family are set to compete on the One FC 5 card. Rolles Gracie commented to TATAME on the subject and confirmed he would compete on the card along with his brothers Igor and Gregor but no opponents have been confirmed. “The fights have been confirmed, they’re just...

Jun 9, 2012 10:17 am

Rickson Gracie Feels Only 30 Percent Of Jiu-Jitsu Is Effective In MMA

By Jamie McAllister Rickson Gracie in an interview with TATAME. Gracie talks about the evolution of MMA and feels pure Jiu-Jitsu alone now in the sport just does not cut it any more. “No, things have changed. Nowadays the rules impose a rhythm to the bout, conditioning and a game plan which imposes Jiu-Jitsu to...

May 15, 2012 7:01 am

Cesar Gracie Issues Official Statement On Nick Diaz No-Show

By Jamie McAllister Cesar Gracie issues official statement on Nick Diaz no show. Gracie details the facts behind the situation in a statement to In early April I got the call from Junior asking what I thought of a Braulio Estima vs Nick Diaz matchup. I had heard of Braulio and knew he was...