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Polaris 5 Results: Tonon Beats Danis in Exciting Match!

Full match results from one of the best submission only shows in the world. The match had in its main event one of the most anticipated matches in our sport.

Copa Podio Results: DJ Jackson Brings Title Back to US

AUGUST 12, 2017 – Manaus has just witnessed the crowning of Copa Pódio’s brand new middleweight king. The challenge set forth by the famous …

14 Yr Old Green Belt Defeats Legit BJJ Black Belt

14-year-old Sydney James was competing at a recent NAGA competition and found herself facing an adult BJJ black belt. Sydney did the unbelievable, she was able to defeat the much more experienced BJJ black belt. Lloyd Irvin reported on Facebook: (14 Year Old Team Lloyd Irvin Green Belt Defeats BJJ Black Belt) – TLI green […]

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Checkmat Co-Founder Chico Mendes Moves From UK to Texas

One of the leading figures of the Checkmat team – co-founder Chico Mendes is the latest addition to the USA’s list of high level jiu jitsu instructors, moving from England where he’s spent the past 7 years.

Polaris 5 Line-up, Danis v Tonon

One of the most heated and debated rivalries the jiu jitsu community has seen in recent times is about to get settled, and fans …

Copa Podio Middleweight GP Line-Up

Copa Pódio was one of the pioneering professional jiu jitsu promotions in the sport, one that raised the profile of grapplers such as Leandro …

São Paulo’s Rising Jiu Jitsu Stars 2017

Sao Paulo is the remaining beacon of jiu jitsu in Brazil today. Fighting the lack of a financial investment as the one seen in California or NYC, SP stubbornly continues to be the biggest productor of high end talent. This list shows you the latest fro…

EBI 12 Female Flyweight Results: 18 YO Blanchfield Steals the Show!

Full results for the historic female jiu jitsu event that was EBI 12, an all women’s tournament that featured some of the very fest flyweight competitors in the division. See who was elected the champion here.

Yamasaki Responds To Chiesa’s Grappling Match Challenge

Experienced MMA referee Mario Yamasaki got a in some trouble recently when he stopped a fight as the fighter was caught in a rear naked choke and he hadn’t tapped. Kevin Lee submitted Michael Chiesa with a rear naked choke at a UFC event in June after the referee Mario Yamasaki stopped the fight before […]

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Travis Stevens To Face ADCC Champion in Jiu-Jitsu Sub Only Match

MARKUS SCHREIBER/ASSOCIATED PRESS Travis Stevens will be competing again in a BJJ superfight and this time against a BJJ world and ADCC champion: Yuri Simoes. FloGrappling broke the news first: 2016 silver medalist judoka Travis Stevens, who’s also a Renzo Gracie black belt in jiu-jitsu, will make his submission-only debut on August 12. The match […]

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Roger Retires From Competition With Epic Finish Over Buchecha

JULY 23, 2017 The Gracie Pro tournament had its first edition this weekend, in what is arguably the first Mecca of this martial art/sport, Rio …

Rigan Machado: ‘Train Systema, It Will Improve Your Jiu-Jitsu’

  Systema (Система, literally meaning The System) is a Russian martial art. Training includes, but is not limited to: hand-to-hand combat, grappling, knife fighting, and firearms training. Training involves drills and sparring without set kata. In Systema, the body has to be free of tensions, filled with endurance, flexibility, effortless movement, and explosive potential; the “spirit” […]

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ACBJJ 6 Grand Prix Results, Miyao Double Dose in Heroic Performance

Full results for the ACBJJ 6, also known as Berkut Jiu Jitsu Grand Prix. The Russian event, held in Moscow on July 16 – 2017 brought some of the very best gi players in the sport, to this exciting new format. Check here who won what and how.

FIVE Super League Results: Grippo Lightweight Champion!

Full results for FIVE Grappling’s Super League lightweight Grand Prix, one of the most important submission only tournaments of the year. The event gathered some of the best light-feather, feather and lightweight athletes in the sport of Brazilian jiu …

Yamasaki: ‘I’m a 5th Degree Black Belt. He Went Limp’

Kevin Lee submitted Michael Chiesa with a rear naked choke at a UFC event in June after the referee Mario Yamasaki stopped the fight before Chiesa tapped or went unconscious. The choke was fully locked and Chiesa wasn’t defending himself. Dana White was upset with Yamasaki:  Mario Mazzagatti does it again!!! This guy is more […]

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Yamasaki: ‘I’m a Fifth Degree BJJ Black Belt. I’m Sure He Went To Sleep’

Kevin Lee submitted Michael Chiesa with a rear naked choke at a UFC event in June after the referee Mario Yamasaki stopped the fight before Chiesa tapped or went unconscious. The choke was fully locked and Chiesa wasn’t defending himself. Dana White was upset with Yamasaki:  Mario Mazzagatti does it again!!! This guy is more […]

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