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Danis Vows To Retire If Paul Beats Him, Gets Mocked

Danis’ New Years Eve challenge was widely mocked, especially considering his long-term inability to compete at all because of a wrecked knee.

Esparza Busted Open In Loss To Kelly

Video: Former UFC strawweight champion Carla Esparza, who replaced Rose Namajunas at Fury Grappling 3, was busted open in her loss to Danielle Kelly.

Road Rage! Fighter Subbed By Seatbelt in ‘Car Jitsu’

Car Jitsu video features grappling tournaments in locked vehicles, courtesy of Russian maestro Viz Mikheev, with seatbelt chokes being legal in all matches.

Namajunas Out, Esparza In For Dec. 30

Rose Namajunas has withdrawn from Fury Grappling 3 on Dec. 30 in Philadelphia after contracting COVID-19 and has been replaced by fellow UFC strawweight Carla Esparza.

Namajunas, Cerrone Return To Action On Dec. 30

Rose Namajunas and Donald "Cowboy" Cerrone will return to action for FURY Grappling 3 on Dec. 30 via UFC Fight Pass from inside the 2300 Arena in Philadelphia.

Nelson Injured Grappling ‘The Mountain’

UFC welterweight veteran Gunnar Nelson suffered a serious rib injury grappling "The Mountain" from Game of Thrones and has been sidelined ever since.

‘Cowboy’ Draws Jones For Dec. 19 In Cancun

UFC veteran Donald "Cowboy" Cerrone will face grappling wizard Craig Jones under the Eddie Bravo banner on Dec. 19 inside Plaza de Toros in Cancun, Mexico.

Gabi Garcia Loses!

Gabi Garcia vs. Amanda Leve full video from the Flo Grappling WNO Jiu Jitsu Championships last weekend in Austin, Texas.

Gordon Ryan Retires: ‘I’m Essentially Useless’

Gordon Ryan, a grappling and no-gi BJJ specialist with multiple ADCC world championships to his name, retires due to health issues prior to his ONE Championship debut vs. Shinya Aoki.

Ryan Draws ‘Tobikan Judan’ For Aug. 27

Submission master Gordon Ryan booked against jiu-jitsu legend Shinya Aoki for ONE Championship on Aug. 27 at a city and venue to be determined.

Cowboy Taps RDA Twice After SUG19 Controversy

A grappling match between Donald Cerrone and Rafael dos Anjos took a strange turn after "RDA" denied tapping to an armbar.

Bader Vs Johnson Set For Dec. 20

Ryan Bader vs. Anthony Johnson official for Submission Underground 19 on UFC Fight Pass after Fabricio Werdum withdrew from the grappling event.

Whittaker Promoted To Black Belt

Former UFC middleweight champion Robert Whittaker was recently promoted to jiu-jitsu black belt under longtime coach Alex Prates.

Video: Weepy Adesanya Turns Purple

Video: UFC middleweight champion Israel Adesanya promoted to jiu-jitsu purple belt under Andre Galvao and vows to start submitting future opponents.

Midnight Mania! Burns: $200k Says I Strangle Diaz

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Midnight Mania! Video: ‘Suga’ Submitted By Danaher Brown Belt

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Gracie: Police Reform Bill Promotes ‘Violent Alternatives’

Rener Gracie speaks out against the police reform bill recently passed in New York, arguing that criminalizing nonviolent tactics will promote the use of dangerous alternatives.

SUG 14 Results: Jones Taps Rocha, Primus Shocks Shields

Submission Underground (SUG) 14 results, highlights: Craig Jones taps Vagner Rocha, Brent Primus shocks Jake Shields on UFC Fight Pass from Oregon.

Jones Subs Injured Magalhaes At SUG 13

Submission Underground 13 video results: Craig Jones finished Vinny Magalhaes and Austin Vanderford upset Richie Martinez on UFC Fight Pass.

Grapplers At SUG12 Kick Off Event With Social-Distancing Elbow Bump

As the coronavirus pandemic continues to spread in America, we’re glad people are remembering not to shake hands.

Faber Vs. Ortiz Headlines Copa Podio: ‘California’

UFC Hall of Famer Urijah Faber will return to the grappling mats to face UFC veteran Dustin Ortiz this Sunday (March 8, 2020) inside the Vacaville High School in Vacaville, California.

Highlights: Mike Perry beats Al Iaquinta at Submission Underground 11

Relson Gracie Arrested And Charged With Drug Trafficking

The high profile member of the Gracie family was arrested on a bus with a bag full of illegal material as he returned to Brazil from America.

Midnight Mania! Platinum Couple To Compete At Submission Underground 11

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Gabi Goal-cia

Gabi Garcia body transformation goals for 2020 will make you rethink that stupid diet you’re on as part of your New Year’s resolution for 2020.

Midnight Mania! Swanson Tore ACL At Quintet Ultra

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Gonzalez Returns To Grappling Circuit, Breaks Opponent’s Arm

Video: Former UFC strawweight Pearl Gonzalez returned to the grappling circuit last weekend inside Foro Cintermex Nave Lewis in Monterrey, Mexico, where she broke the arm of opponent Lilian Borja.

Rockhold Vs Rodriguez Set For Nov. 30 In Newport

Former UFC middleweight champion, Luke Rockhold, will return to action on Sat., Nov. 30, 2019 in Newport, Wales, in the Polaris 12 main event opposite jiu-jitsu wunderkind Nick Rodriguez.

Weirdos Do Coke And Act Like Ghosts

Jake Shields blasts jiu-jitsu rival Dillon Danis for ghosting him when promoters call looking for a rematch and blames the grappler’s late-night coke habit.

‘Rumble’ Subbed At SUG 9, Won Anyway Via ‘Blast’

SUG 9 results video: Anthony "Rumble" Johnson submitted by Craig Jones at Submission Underground 9 inside Roseland Theater in Portland, Oregon.

Pettis And Masvidal Set For ‘Jiu-Jitsu Superfight’ In June

Pettis and Masvidal will grapple for a streaming pay-per-view event just weeks before Masvidal takes on Ben Askren at UFC 239.

SUG 8 Results: Shields, Ellenberger Prevail

Submission Underground 8 results from last Sunday (May 12, 2019) in Portland, Oregon, featuring victories for Jake Shields and Jake Ellenberger.


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