Archive: jiujitsu

Nov 20, 2014 5:10 am

Jean Jacques Machado demonstrates slick armbar setup

Check out this incredible setup for an armbar from open-guard from the legendary Jean Jacques Machado, who is 10th Planet JiuJitsu founder, Eddie Bravo’s master. This setup also looks like it has the potential to work for an omoplata as well. Check it out: Post by BJJ Video Vault.

Nov 20, 2014 5:01 am

Devastating ‘G.I. Choke’

Once again we have another frighteningly brutal choke from Mike Bidwell, who you may remember from THIS video where he demonstrates the ‘Evil ninja choke’. He has dubbed this choke the ‘G.I. Joe Kung Fu Grip Choke’. Check out this choke, which appears to work excellent off a sprawled takedown.

Nov 10, 2014 11:06 am

Slick Rolling Omoplata

Check out this awesome video of Benji Silva pulling off a slick, inverted de la Riva to omoplata! Post by Can’t see this post? Click HERE.

Nov 3, 2014 10:24 am

Sneaky Trick To Finish Armbar From Guard

In this video Roxanne Modafferi shows a sneaky little trick to finish an armbar from guard. This technique looks especially effective for when your opponent is much bigger than you are! Check it out:

Nov 3, 2014 8:49 am

Sonnen Responds To Wanderlei’s Challenge

Yesterday we reported that XFC was targeting a matchup in Brazil between Chael Sonnen and Wanderlei Silva, and that Silva had already accepted the matchup (Read about that HERE). The MMA world sat on the edge of it’s seat while we eagerly waited for ‘The American Gangster’ to answer Silva’s challenge, and we have an...

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Nov 2, 2014 4:57 pm

Relson Gracie Slams Royce: ‘He Disrespected My Father’

Respect is very important in JiuJitsu. So important that Relson Gracie hasn’t spoke to Royce in years because he believes that Royce disrespected his father, Helio, by learning Muay Thai for his fights. PVT spoke to Relson about how Royce and Renzo have forgotten what JiuJitsu truly means in an interview that was translated by...

Nov 2, 2014 4:21 pm

Shields Considers Chris Weidman The Best MMA-Grappler

There are some incredibly talented grapplers in the world of MMA, from JiuJitsu aces such as Jacare Souza to Olympic wrestling medalists such as Daniel Cormier, to Olympic Judoka’s such as Ronda Rousey. Middleweight champion Chris Weidman however is one of those elite grapplers, specifically in the wrestling field. Jake Shields considers himself one of...

Oct 27, 2014 9:22 am

Brutal “Evil Ninja Choke” Submission

If this isn’t one of the most brutal chokes we’ve ever seen (Besides THIS baseball bat choke), we’re not sure how much more brutal it can get. This choke is closer to a neck tie submission, (i.e. Peruvian neck tie or the Japanese neck tie) than the ninja choke, but regardless check out this devastating...

Oct 27, 2014 5:05 am

Incredible Flying Gogoplata, To Omoplata ,To Triangle Choke

Talk about incredible transitions…check out this video of a JiuJitsu competitor landing a flying gogoplata, and after his opponent defends, transitioning into an omoplata, and finally a mounted triangle to get the finish.

Oct 20, 2014 4:53 pm

Royce Gracie Slams Eddie Bravo And Rubber Guard, Threatens To Punch Him In The Face

Eddie Bravo has been criticized by members of the JiuJitsu community for creating some of his own JiuJitsu moves, as well as 10th Planet JiuJitsu. Earlier this summer we saw a video of Bravo explaining the rubber guard to Rickson Gracie (Watch that HERE) and many, including myself, thought strides of understanding had been made...

Oct 20, 2014 8:46 am

Eddie Bravo Explains Why He Was Arrested In The UK

Last night it was revealed that Eddie Bravo had been arrested while in the United Kingdom, and thrown in jail. The JiuJitsu guru, and 10th Planet JiuJitsu founder stated he would explain the details behind his arrest on his podcast last night. We speculated that the arrest was a result of Bravo not having a...

Oct 19, 2014 7:29 pm

QUICK TWITT: Eddie Bravo Arrested In UK

Eddie Bravo sent out the following Tweet several hours ago, saying that he would explain why he was arrested and thrown in jail while doing seminars in the United Kingdom. 2nite at 10pmPsT (6am UK time) I will explain in detail why I was put in jail in the UK — Eddie Bravo...

Oct 19, 2014 10:47 am

Brutal Knee Crank From Full Mount

In this brutal submission tutorial, we see a devastating knee crank from full mount. This submission varies from a traditional knee bar in the sense that the knee is not being hyper-extended backwards at the joint, but rather torqued to the side. Shoutout to Submission Radio for the tutorial.

Oct 12, 2014 3:18 pm

Brutal ‘Baseball Bat’ Choke Leaves 3 Grapplers Out Cold

For those familiar with JiuJitsu, specifically Gi JiuJitsu, we know ‘baseball bat’ chokes are some of the most devastating chokes out there. Watch what happens when Scott Sievewright performs a ‘baseball bat’ choke in a no-gi competition with a modified grip! Post by BJJ Video Vault.

Oct 12, 2014 3:07 pm

PHOTO | Rich Franklin Earns BJJ Black Belt

Former UFC champion Rich ‘Ace’ Franklin earned his BJJ Black Belt earlier this week, and captured the moment on Twitter, thanking his coaches and teammates. Got my black belt today from @JorgeGurgel. Thanks to all the guys who helped me train over the years! — Rich Franklin (@RichFranklin) October 10, 2014 Franklin, who is...

Oct 7, 2014 5:08 am

PHOTO | Benson Henderson’s Wife Captures Gold At JiuJitsu World Championship

Benson Henderson’s wife, Maria, captured a gold medal at the 2014 JiuJitsu World Championship in no-gi in the women’s purple belt division. Check it out: Maria Henderson, 2014 NO Gi purple belt world champion! Way to go Mouse! — The MMA LAB (@TheMMALAB) October 5, 2014 Congratulations to Maria Henderson!

Oct 5, 2014 4:03 pm

Rare Video Of Gracie Challenge, See Royce Choke Out Kung Fu Master

In this rare footage, we see not only Royce Gracie accept the Gracie challenge from a Kung Fu master, but also Royler Gracie, and other Gracie family members accept the challenge from various other Martial Arts masters, including Kenpo, Hapkido, and Judo masters. Check it out:

Oct 3, 2014 11:08 am

Wrestler Challenges JiuJitsu Instructor, Gets Submitted 5 Times In 5 Minutes

What happens when a wrestler with 4-years of wrestling experience walks into a Eddie Bravo 10th Planet JiuJitsu school and challenges the instructor? Watch the video below to see for yourself. Watch all the way to the end to see the wrestler being choked out via Gogoplata, and given a wet-willy.

Sep 30, 2014 5:03 am

Rory MacDonald Set To Make Metamoris Debut

UFC welterweight Rory MacDonald is set to face Tarec Saffiedine this Saturday at UFC Fight Night Halifax, however he already has another match lined up after that. MacDonald will be making his Metamoris debut on November 22nd on the promotions 5th JiuJitsu PPV. 1 day ago We’re looking forward to seeing Rory MacDonald face J.T....

Sep 23, 2014 5:02 am

Rare Footage Shows Helio Gracie Demonstrating Guard Passing

In this video we see the legend himself, Grandmaster Helio Gracie, demonstrating a guard pass with Royler Gracie. If there’s one thing we know, it’s that when the late Grandmaster Helio spoke, people listened. Enjoy this rare footage. Post by BJJ Video Vault.

Sep 21, 2014 9:55 am

Amazing Flying Kneebar In Slow Motion

We’ve seen flying Armbars, flying Triangles, and even on occasion, a flying Omoplata, but in this video we see Nyjah Easton show off an incredible flying kneebar. Check it out in slow motion below! Post by BJJ Video Vault. By Evan Stoumbelis

Sep 21, 2014 9:49 am

6 Year Old Shows Of Impressive JiuJitsu Skills

In this video we see JiuJitsu practitioner Joon Lee’s 6-year old son showing off an impressive Spider Guard to X-Guard transition. Check out this awesome video! Post by BJJ Video Vault. By Evan Stoumbelis

Sep 21, 2014 7:47 am

Incredible Fake Guard Pull To Takedown

In this JiuJitsu video we see a very sneaky fake guard pull to ankle pick. Post by Show the ART. What are your thoughts on this move? Have you had success using it? Let us know in the comments section. By Evan Stoumbelis