Gordan Ryan submits Ralek Gracie at Metamoris (VIDEO)

Ralek Gracie took on 2017 ADCC champion Gordan Ryan at a Metamoris event over the weekend with benefits going toward compensating unpaid fighters from previous Metamoris shows. Before the match Ryan predicted the outcome: “I Will submit ralek with one of 2 moves in between 10 and 18 minutes. The 1st move being some kind … Read more

Is this the greatest submission in UFC history?

Demetrious “Mighty Mouse” Johnson successfully defended his flyweight (125 lb) title Saturday night in Las Vegas for a record-breaking eleventh time. Massive underdog and number three ranked flyweight Ray Borg showed some good wrestling and took Johnson down a few times, but ultimately couldn’t capitalize on it. Johnson dominated the striking and out-classed Borg in … Read more

Video Highlights: Roger Gracie submits ‘Buchecha’ then retires

10-time IBJJF World Jiu-Jitsu Champion Roger Gracie hung up his belt from professional grappling competition over the weekend after submitting fellow 10-time world champion Marcus “Buchecha” Almeida at Gracie Pro in Rio de Janeiro. Buchecha has been a lot more active than Roger in recent years and at 27-years-old is eight years his junior. The two … Read more

Magana challenges Cyborg to BJJ match as online feud reaches epic level

Former Strikeforce and Invicta FC featherweight champ, Cris Cyborg and UFC strawweight Angela Magana got into an altercation this past weekend at the UFC fighters retreat when Cyborg socked her. Charges have been pressed and Cyborg could possibly even face jail time. Many in the MMA community feel that Magana got what was coming to … Read more

This Black Belt wins BJJ matches blindfolded

BJJ black belt Daniel O’Brien is taking his grappling game to the next level. The Triad Martial Arts instructor recently competed at the Kukoto Challenge and wore a blindfold during his matches. He won the first round against a Black Belt and won round 2 against a Brown Belt with an armlock. He ended up submitting … Read more

Five legends fights added to Abu Dhabi World Jiu-Jitsu Championship

The ninth annual Abu Dhabi World Jiu-Jitsu Championships, held under the patronage of His Highness Sheikh Mohammed bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Crown Prince of Abu Dhabi and Deputy Supreme Commander of the UAE Armed Forces, welcomes legends of the sport for the second year running, in what is set to be an epic showdown on … Read more

A closer look: Iuri Alcantara’s rolling kneebar submission of Luke Sanders at UFC 209

If you saw Luke Sanders vs. Iuri Alcantara’s fight at UFC 209, like many, you probably thought “Cool Hand” was on the verge of stopping the 36-year-old BJJ black belt and 48-fight veteran. It was a dominant first round from Sanders aside from an illegal knee that resulted in a point-deduction for the Nashville native. It … Read more

Watch this! Is Demi Lovato the next Ronda Rousey?

Pop music sensation Demi Lovato entertains fans around the world with her musical performances on the stage, but she’s also a big MMA fan, trains in various disciplines and reportedly wants to have at least one mixed martial arts fight at some point. The 24-year-old singer and actress was linked to former boyfriend and ex-UFC … Read more

Valor 40’s Roli Delgado: ‘This Won’t Be A Dull Match’

Before Roli Delgado returns to action in a grappling match against fellow Brazilian jiu-jitsu black belt Bryan Tidwell at Valor Fights 40 on February 11 in Nashville, the UFC vet caught up with Pro MMA Now. Simply enough, what have you been up to since MMA fans last got the opportunity to see you fight? … Read more