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Hardy Crashes BJJ Tourney, Wins Gold

Hollywood actor Tom Hardy secretly entered UMAC Milton Keynes BJJ Open 2022 last weekend in Buckinghamshire, England, winning a jiu jitsu gold medal.

Ryan Submits Galvao In ADCC Super Fight

Video: ADCC 2022 in Las Vegas was a big weekend for jiu-jitsu gold medalists as Gordon Ryan submitted Andre Galvao and Amy Campos upset Gabi Garcia.

Tap Or Snap! Movie Star Hardy Wins Gold In Charity Jiu-Jitsu Championship

What can’t Tom Hardy do?

Suspect In Lo Murder Surrenders To Authorities

The military police officer accused of murdering jiu-jitsu phenom Leandro Lo last weekend at Clube Sirio has surrendered to authorities in Sao Paulo, Brazil.

LIVE! Ryan Vs. Pena 3 Results, Streaming Play-By-Play Updates

Who’s Number One results, real-time streaming play-by-play updates tonight (Sun., Aug. 7, 2022) for Gordon Ryan vs. Felipe Pena 3 in Frisco, Texas.

Eight-Time World BJJ Champion Leandro Lo Murdered In Brazil

The grappling community is in shock after one of its most decorated athletes was shot dead in a senseless act of brutality.

Gordon Ryan Vs. Felipe Pena 3 Start Time, How To Watch Tonight!

Previewing perhaps the most highly-anticipated match up possible in the no-gi Brazilian jiu-jitsu world between Gordon Ryan and Felipe Pena is set to go down TONIGHT (Sun., Aug. 7, 2022) at the Tezos WNO in Frisco, Texas.

Video: Ryan Taps Marinho At WNO Finale

Gordon Ryan vs. Pedro Marinho video: Watch "King" submit his Brazilian rival by way of rear-naked choke after failing to secure a smother tap at WNO Finale.

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Rose Namajunas has withdrawn from Fury Grappling 3 on Dec. 30 in Philadelphia after contracting COVID-19 and has been replaced by fellow UFC strawweight Carla Esparza.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

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