We reported that former UFC middleweight contender Chael Sonnen failed a drug test a couple of weeks ago, testing positive for anastrozole and clomiphene. However, Sonnen is back in the news again for another failed drug test according to MMAFighting.com’s Ariel Helwani: Chael Sonnen tested positive for four banned substances earlier this month in a second random … Read more
On August 9th Metamoris will be having its fourth event. Chael Sonnen vs Andre Galvao will be headlining the show, while Dean Lister vs Josh Barnett will be the co-main event. A secret match has also been announced in addition to the other matches. Metamoris hit the jackpot with Sonnen and Barnett. Jiu Jitsu is … Read more
Metamoris continues to elevate the world of grappling by putting on intriguing matches people want to see. For their upcoming event on Aug. 9 in Los Angeles, the organization is bringing in none other than Chael P. Sonnen, hot off his UFC exodus. Sonnen will face BJJ god Andre Galvao, 3rd degree black belt and … Read more
UFC President Dana White was recently interviewed in Macau, China, and he spoke on a variety of subjects. He spoke on why Tyron Woodley was chosen as a new opponent for Dong Hyun Kim. Also, the future of Fight Pass and his hopes of having a UFC event in the Phillipines and more in the … Read more
Over the weekend Eddie Bravo vs Royler Gracie headlined a night of high level Jiu Jitsu action at Metamoris 3. Here are the results from the card: Eddie Bravo vs Royler Gracie = Draw Clark Gracie vs Rafael Mendes = Draw Keenan Cornelius vs Kevin Casey = Cornelius wins via Heel Hook Dean Lister vs … Read more
The Metamoris submission only jiu-jitsu event took place on Saturday night and featured many of the world’s best grapplers. However, one of the most anticipated rematches in grappling history took place in the main event win Royler Gracie looked to avenge a previous defeat to Eddie Bravo which took place in 2003 at the ADCC submission wrestling championships.
He jiu jitsu world was shocked in 2003 when Eddie Bravo did the unthinkable and submitted Royler Gracie at the ADCC. Some say it was a fluke and some people stand by Bravo as a testament to his skills Now, 11 years later, they will meet at Metamoris 3 to settle it. Bravo has went on to establish one of the most recognized systems in the world with his 10 Planet Jiu Jitsu brand. Both men are older and wiser in the business and the anticipation is already growing for the event.
ProMMAnow.com talks with BJJ black belt and no-gi specialist Jeff Glover following his match with Caio Terra at the Metamoris Pro Invitational at San Diego State University.