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The Most Successful Wrestlers To Have Transitioned to MMA

Wrestling is famously among the biggest indicators of success in MMA today. While cage fight outcome was once purely a bjj thing nowadays it’s more reliant on cage wrestling strategies, takedowns and the ability to outperform the other fighter athletically.  Ben Askren MMA Record: 18-0 Championships in 2006, 2007 Askren finished his collegiate wrestling career […]

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Anderson Silva USADA Case Confirmed – Another Case Of Tainted Supplement

Anderson Silva is a legend of the sport. Still at age 43 he’s likely counting out the end of his career. This is where things get tricky. In spite of the fact that it was confirmed that Silva’s latest USADA infraction stems from a tainted supplement his earlier mistakes are back to haunt him. USADA […]

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Jiu Jiteiros in Quebec Demand Government Legalize Our Sport

Quebec has long had an issue with jiu jitsu. We first wrote about it a while back. In February 2017 the issues first started: This Friday at 6:00 PM, an official complaint was launched to the SPVM. The SPVM, acting on an internal legal memo that included Jiu-Jitsu as a combat sport, i.e. having strikes […]

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Neiman Gracie: I’m The Best Ground Fighter In The Whole Division

Bellator has been trying to innovate. Following the much buzzed about heavyweight grand prix, they’ve decided to do a welterweight one and it looks as though Neiman Gracie is in. When prompted about his confidence in the tournament Gracie replied: “I’m The Best Ground Fighter In The Whole Division. I think I have a big […]

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Lake County Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu Student Had A heart Attack During Training

Mundelein police officer will be receiving a formal letter of recognition for his actions – he saved the life of a Lake County Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu Student who was going through a heart attack during training. The Officerresponded arrived less than two minutes after the call came in, grabbed a portable defibrillator from his squad car […]

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Two Unforgettable Details to Strengthen Your Mount Position

written by Nick Chewy Albin of chewjitsu.net Do you like Mount or Side Control Better in BJJ? This is the question I got from Shay who feels better from Cross Side / Side Control or whatever you call it. But he wants to be better from Mount. In this video I start by sharing how […]

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Study of Demian Maia’s Takedown Tactics

Even though Demian Maia has been on a losing streak it’s hard to argue with his dominance in the octagon. The Brazilian ace keeps on being one of the hardest fighters to book fights for in spite of being 40 years old. Maia has been spending time lately in his very own fight village – […]

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Khabib Who ? Putin Fanboys Over Meeting McGregor

Khabib Nurmagomedov recently thanked Putin after his latest triumph. Khabib Goes The Full Distance With Iaquinta- Thanks Putin But it’s looking like Putin’s affection might be divided if Khabib were to meet McGregor in the cage. Why? It just happens that McGregor shared a video meeting the Russian powerhouse politician: Today I was invited to […]

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