Brazilian Jiu Jitsu

Alexander Volkov: ‘This Was the Biggest Win of My Career’

"It was the biggest win of my career," Alexander Volkov said after defeating Fabricio Werdum at UFC Fight Night 127 on Saturday.

Martial Arts

UFC Fight Night 127 Results: Bonus Winners, Highlights (VIDEO), Attendance And Gate

On Saturday night at the O2 Arena in London, Alexander Volkov announced himself as a legitimate title contender for the UFC Heavyweight Championship. Volkov weathered some early takedown and bottom positions against Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu master Fabricio Werdum, but the Russian wore the former …


Mackenzie Dern vs. Amanda Cooper planned for UFC 224

After winning her UFC debut three weeks ago, it looks like Mackenzie Dern is headed to Brazil this May to be part of UFC 224.Right after winning her …


From the Pentagon to the Cage: Army Ranger Continues MMA Run

An accomplished Army Ranger will continue his successful run as an MMA fighter this weekend. <br>Read More

U.S. Dept. of Defense

Feature Films: 'Lion Killer'

Casting the feature film "Lion Killer." Project description: "The story of a struggling Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu instructor forced to face his demons both …

Martial Arts

Fighter On Fighter! Breaking Down Werdum And Volkov!

Former Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) Heavyweight champion, Fabricio Werdum, will collide with former Bellator strap-hanger, Alexander Volkov, …

Martial Arts

Cadogan embracing the small ball challenge

At 31, Eoin Cadogan is starting again.<p>He's tried life as a dual player, and had years where his focus was just on football.<p>But, after thinking long …


Butts Will Be Touched!

Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) lightweight champion, Conor McGregor, has been able to use his fame and fortune to help those around him obtain …


Is the UFC ready for a one-armed fighter?

Nick Newell, a 31-year-old congenital amputee with 15 pro bouts under his belt, is more than worthy of the UFC’s Octagon. I don’t see how you could …

Justin Gaethje

BJJ legend Malfacine takes 2nd MMA bout at Brave FC 11

Nine-time world champion grappler Bruno Malfacine will fight on April 13 in Brazil.Nine-time Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu world champion, flyweight Bruno …


How I Made Friends With My Autistic Body

When I was in kindergarten, my parents took me to an orthopedic clinic to treat the way I walked. I had a strange gait for a child my age, toeing in …

Martial Arts

Jean Jaques Machado Issues Challenge - Atalla Responds: "I never Wanted your f**king Fake Belt"

When a group of students promoted their coach to the rank of coral belt they didn’t really consider they would be stirring the pot majorly.<p>This …

Martial Arts

UFC Fight Night 127: Fabricio Werdum is on a mission to reclaim his title

Former UFC Heavyweight Champion and No. 3 contender, Fabricio Werdum, lost his belt to Stipe Miocic in 2016. He has since been trying to get another …

Fabricio Werdum

Filipina grappler Meggie Ochoa bags gold in London

Filipina Brazilian Jiu-jitsu specialist Meggie Ochoa took home gold at over the weekend at the Abu Dhabi Grand Slam Jiu-Jitsu World Tournament in …

Martial Arts

BJJ Legend Garry Tonon Hopes to Enshrine Himself Among All-Time Martial Arts Greats

Garry Tonon (photo via ONE Championship)<p>By Press Release<p>12 March 2018, Bangkok Thailand : For the past couple of decades, Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu has …

Martial Arts

ONE Visions of Victory Fight Highlights: Reece Mclaren Chokes Out Gianni Subba (Video)

Reece Mclaren made the most of a last-minute opponent change, keeping his title shot intact, at ONE: Visions of Victory on Friday in Kuala Lumpur.

Kuala Lumpur

Much anticipated Eliasov v Penco EFC showdown is here

CAPE TOWN – Igeu Kabesa vs Boyd Allen.For the last two months, that was one of the most talked about events in the build up to Extreme Fighting …

Sport (South Africa)

Report: Danis to make MMA debut at Bellator 198; opponent TBD

Dillon Danis' first walk to the cage apparently has a date at long last.<p>The Brazilian jiu-jitsu ace will make his MMA debut against a …


BJJ champion Garry Tonon to make MMA debut this month

In mid-October, multiple-time Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu champion Garry Tonon signed an exclusive deal with ONE Championship to begin his MMA run. On …


Watch: Trailer drops for doc on late Tapout co-founder Charles 'Mask' Lewis

Charles "Mask" Lewis' story will soon be told in full.<p>The first trailer for "Mask" - a documentary focused on the life of the late Tapout co-founder …


How UFC Can Embrace the New Wave of Analytics

With sports such as baseball and others embracing analytics, it might be time for the UFC to think about some ways in which it can appeal to more …

Conor McGregor

11 tips everyone should know about staying safe, according to self-defense coaches

When was the last time you went for a run and didn't once think about someone jumping in front of you? How about searching for your car in a parking garage … do you always feel safe doing that?<p>Knowing how to defend yourself if someone attacks you might not be something you think about often. But …

Self Defense

Brooklyn Beckham turns 'Del Boy' as he flogs luxury water to his Instagram followers after a tough workout

Brooklyn Beckham is showing off his entrepreneurial skills by going all 'Del Boy' on Instagram.<p>It seems that Victoria and David's eldest son has …

Celebrity News (UK)

Jiu-jitsu and tech startups: How this world champ applies what he learned on the mat

Camil Moldoveanu believes that techniques that turn athletes into gold medalists can also help startups<p><i>Video: Japan extending startup visas to lure</i> …

Martial Arts

Henry Cavill Is as Surprised About His Apparent Death as You Are

Superman is still alive, despite what his Google results say<p>Turns out, Henry Cavill is not as easily removed as his <i>Mission Impossible</i> mustache.<p>The <i>Justice League</i> actor took to Instagram to ensure DC fans he was, in fact, still alive, after someone changed his date of death to March 3 in his Google …

Comic Books

Prepare for headlocks, bear hugs and a whole lot of grappling for freedom with Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu

At Gracie Barra Seattle, you’ll quickly get accustomed to close quarters and complex escape techniques.

Martial Arts

UFC 222 results: Zak Ottow knocks out Mike Pyle in final fight

Here is how the welterweight fight between Mike Pyle and Zak Ottow played out at UFC 222 from the T-Mobile Arena in Las Vegas, Nevada.<p>Ahead of UFC …

Brian Ortega Might Be The Next UFC Featherweight Champ, But His Future Could Be At 155 Pounds

Brian “T-City” Ortega may have to change his nickname to something that better speaks to his well-rounded game. He might also have to move up in weight as his career continues.<p>On Saturday night in the co-main event of UFC 222, Ortega did what no other man has been able to do, and that is stop …

Brian Ortega

Dern guts out split decision over Yoder in first UFC bout

It wasn't pretty, but Mackenzie Dern kept the hype train on track in her maiden voyage to the Octagon.<p>The highly touted newcomer recovered from a …


UFC 222 Live Stream: How to Watch Prelims Without Cable

Before Cris Cyborg vs Yana Kunitskaya, Frankie Edgar vs Brian Ortega, and the entire UFC 222 main card, there are a seven preliminary fights on tap …

Smart TV