Archive: mma

Mar 30, 2014 9:03 am

.gif | Metamoris 3: Keenan Cornelius vs. Kevin Casey Replay

If you missed yesterday’s Metamoris 3 event and don’t mind animated .gif’s to get your fix, than you’re in the right place. ‘Metamoris 3: Gracie vs. Bravo’ went down from Los Angeles, California, and featured some of the most prominent submission grapplers in the game today. It was an action packed evening of high-level sport...

Mar 30, 2014 8:55 am

.gif | Metamoris 3: Dean Lister vs. Renato “Babalu” Sobral Replay

If you missed yesterday’s Metamoris 3 event and don’t mind animated .gif’s to get your fix, than you’re in the right place. ‘Metamoris 3: Gracie vs. Bravo’ went down from Los Angeles, California, and featured some of the most prominent submission grapplers in the game today. It was an action packed evening of high-level sport...

Mar 30, 2014 8:38 am

.gif | Metamoris 3: Gui Mendes vs. Samir Chantre Replay

If you missed yesterday’s Metamoris 3 event and don’t mind animated .gif’s to get your fix, than you’re in the right place. ‘Metamoris 3: Gracie vs. Bravo’ went down from Los Angeles, California, and featured some of the most prominent submission grapplers in the game today. It was an action packed evening of high-level sport...

Mar 29, 2014 5:59 pm

Kevin Casey In As Last Minute Replacement, Faces Keenan Cornelius Next At Metamoris 3

On just 30-minutes notice, TUF veteran and Rickson Gracie Blackbelt, Kevin Casey, agreed to step in opposite Keenan Cornelius at tonight’s Metamoris 3 event. It’s not too late to catch the live stream (HERE), but if you can’t here’s our live results thread: Vinny Magalhaes was forced out of his bout with a severe staph...

Mar 29, 2014 5:35 pm

BREAKING: Vinny Magalhaes Out Of Metamoris 3

Unfortunately for Metamoris 3 spectators, Vinny Magalhaes was forced out of his bout against Keenan Corneliues and is currently hospitalized with a nasty infection. There’s still plenty of intrigue tonight, including the main event between Eddie Bravo and Royler Gracie. You can catch the stream HERE. He took to twitter just moments ago with the...

Mar 29, 2014 4:37 pm

‘Metamoris 3: Gracie vs. Bravo’ Live Results

‘Metamoris 3: Gracie vs. Bravo’ goes down tonight from Los Angeles, California. It’s not too late to catch the live stream (HERE), but if you can’t here’s our live results thread: Zak Maxwell vs. Sean Roberts – RESULT: Draw Samir Chantre vs. Guilherme Mendes – RESULT: Mendes def. Chantre via submission (baseball choke) Dean Lister...

Mar 29, 2014 12:36 pm

Metamoris 3 Airs Tonight – Here’s Why The MMA Fan Can’t Miss It

For the hardcore Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu fan, watching Metamoris 3: Gracie vs Bravo is a no-brainer. Everyone else will probably think “What is Metamoris, and why should I watch it?” Metamoris is a submission grappling organization, founded by Ralek Gracie. Unlike traditional grappling tournament, this is done in a way that is much more spectator friendly....

Mar 29, 2014 12:07 pm

Cyborg On Last Night’s Loss: ‘I’m so happy’

“I’m so happy because I gave her five rounds with her, a champion of Muay Thai. No girl wants to fight her. She hasn’t fought in three years. She’s had eight belts and 38 fights, zero (losses). She’s never lost. I have two fights in Muay Thai. She had a good gameplan against me. She’s...

Mar 29, 2014 11:54 am

.gif’s | Cyborg Gets Roughed Up In Greatest Female Fight Ever

With little experience as a professional kickboxer, last night, Cris Cyborg took on the sports most feared female champion. She lost in a decision, but it was an amazing bout. Here are some highlights:   The MMA champion definitely had her moments too and you can see them in the fight’s full replay HERE.

Mar 28, 2014 9:30 pm

Metamoris 3 Breakdown: Royler Gracie vs Eddie Bravo

The main event of Metamoris 3 is a rematch of what is considered one of the biggest upsets in submission grappling history, Eddie Bravo and Royler Gracie (pictured). The two initially matched up in 2003, where the relatively unknown Bravo won via a late triangle choke over the highly touted Gracie. Eddie Bravo is a...

Mar 28, 2014 9:18 pm

Metamoris 3 Breakdown: Rafael Mendes vs Clark Gracie

Another interesting matchup at this weekend’s Metamoris 3 event is between Rafael Mendes (pictured) and Clark Gracie. Clark is a Carley Gracie Black Belt, who spawned the “Ridiculously Photogenic Jiu Jitsu Guy” meme with his omoplata win over Ken Primola in 2013. Clark has a fair amount experience at the highest levels of submission grappling, with...

Mar 28, 2014 9:04 pm

Metamoris 3 Breakdown: Vinny Magalhaes vs Keenan Cornelius

Metamoris 3 is a unique submission grappling event, featuring many of the top names from both mixed martial arts and submission grappling in intriguing matches. One of the most evenly matched matches of the event is Vinny Magalhaes vs Keenan Cornelius. Vinny is a Royler Gracie black belt, who has competed predominantly in No-Gi competition...

Mar 28, 2014 8:49 pm

McGregor Calls Aldo ‘Basic’, Blasts Sanchez, Swanson, Poirier, More

By Evan Stoumbelis Featherweight Conor McGregor may not have stepped in the Octagon to fight recently, since August to be exact, however that hasn’t stopped him from trying to pick fights outside of the Octagon with his fellow UFC peers. McGregor went on a rant (transcribed by) MMAFighting.com about several of his UFC peers including, featherweight...

Mar 28, 2014 7:53 pm

VADA Responds To Fertitta’s Comments

By Evan Stoumbelis The Voluntary Anti-Doping Agency (VADA) has responded to UFC co-owner Lorenzo Fertitta’s comments regarding the potential for a third-party, in this case VADA, to test fighters year round. Former welterweight champion Georges St-Pierre is a very adamant supporter of third party testing. While training for his bout with Johny Hendricks Georges underwent...