Royce Gracie not keen on women’s MMA

UFC pioneer and legend Royce Gracie spoke on “Undeniable” with Joe Buck and his take on women’s MMA was kind of shocking. Nope, I’m not a big fan of it. I like the woman feminine. I don’t like to get home and get beat up. But hey, it’s a free country. They can do whatever … Read more

Rousey to McGregor: Why fans turn on heroes

Tito Ortiz was the man back in the day. His entrance at UFC 40 was pretty much the first big time production for a UFC athlete up to that point and it was the big fight feel, chill inducing moment that defined an MMA generation. He stepped in to the cage a hero as the … Read more

Bellator 149: Shamrock vs. Gracie live results and round-by-round updates

Hmmmm. So. Ken Shamrock and Royce Gracie are fighting tonight and no, it’s not 1993. The two middle-aged MMA veterans will go head-to-head in a Masters division main event matchup at Bellator 149 taking place this evening from the Toyota Center in Houston. The main card will broadcast live on Spike, with prelims streaming on … Read more

Bellator 149: Shamrock vs. Gracie live weigh-in results and video stream

Fighter weigh-ins for Bellator 149 will take place today in Houston at 6 p.m. ET (3 p.m. PT). Fans can tune into the live stream or catch the on-demand replay right here. https://youtu.be/-imy0OD5n_8 MMA legends Ken Shamrock and Royce Gracie meet in the main event, while Kimbo Slice faces fellow Miami street fighter Dada 5000 in … Read more

Watch the Bellator 149 pre-fight press conference with Royce Gracie, Ken Shamrock, Kimbo Slice, Dada 5000

Bellator President Scott Coker hosts the Bellator 149 pre-fight press conference today from the Toyota Center in Houston. Joining Coker will be headliners Royce Gracie and Ken Shamrock who will have a rematch 20 years in the making In the co-headliner Kimbo Slice will battle fellow Miami street fighter Dada 5000. Bellator 149 will take … Read more

Watch Royce Gracie on The Fighter and The Kid podcast

The man responsible for the biggest evolution in the history of martial arts, Royce Gracie, was a guest on The Fighter and The Kid podcast this week. The Brazilian Jiu Jitsu legend revolutionized martial arts when he introduced the world to the “gentle art” in 1993, submitting three opponents in one night at UFC 1. … Read more

Laila Ali mistakenly believes she would beat Ronda Rousey

Laila Ali hasn’t fought professionally in eight years. Now 37, the daughter of the great Muhammad Ali achieved great success in boxing herself, retiring with a perfect 24-0 record with 21 knockouts and collecting multiple titles. She fought primarily at super middleweight (168 lbs.) and is 5’10” tall. TMZ recently caught up with Ms. Ali to … Read more

You won’t believe what UFC legend just joined with Bellator

What does it say when Royce Gracie, the man who first put the UFC on the map — who introduced MMA to the world — aligns himself with your biggest competitor? You’re telling me the UFC couldn’t find a spot on the payroll for the Godfather of MMA? C’mon son. If you’re Dana White, why … Read more

Metamoris 5: Kazushi Sakuraba vs. Renzo Gracie (Trailer)

At Pride 10 in August 2000 in Saitama, Japan, Kazushi Sakuraba broke Renzo Gracie‘s arm and submitted him with a kimura. He had already beaten Royler and Royce Gracie before that and was henceforth known as “The Gracie Hunter”. Renzo said, “I failed Jiu-Jitsu that day.” But at Metamoris 5 on Saturday, Nov. 22, 2014, Renzo will … Read more

Dana White interviews Kazushi Sakuraba; wants fight with Wanderlei Silva

When UFC President Dana White was recently in Japan he got the opportunity to sit down with MMA legend Kazushi Sakuraba. White talked with Sakuraba about his illustrious career and what could have been had PRIDE FC promoted him correctly. Via the UG: “The guy was a national treasure,” says White. “And the promoters, it’s like they … Read more