In the first of our brilliant finishes series of videos we bring to you Rickson Gracie defeating Masakatsu Funaki. The reason this is brilliant is that despite having full mount and raining punches on a helpless Funaki, Gracie grabs his opponent’s arm, locks it in place, and continues his assault. Too many young fighters today would just sit there and punch through the defense until it was stopped. Rickson shows them that there is always a better move and ensures that the end comes sooner than later.
Check out what happens when Chuck Norris attempts to fend off Rickson Gracie in front of students. BJJ wins. Spoiler alert.
In this series we’ll be sharing different training techniques or ideas to break the mold of what an MMA fighter is or is not. After spending nearly a decade covering MMA intensely, it is my opinion that the internal aspect of martial arts is largely neglected by the MMA media. If it is covered, it’s … Read more
Called the “greatest of all the Gracies,” Rickson Gracie was on Joe Rogan’s podcast on Monday along with rubber guard master Eddie Bravo. Following their nearly three-hour discussion about Rickson’s new Jiu Jitsu Global Federation, old fight stories, surfing, marijuana as a performance enhancer, and much more, Eddie demonstrated the rubber guard for Rickson first … Read more
Rickson Gracie, legendary Vale Tudo and Pride veteran, and son of Helio Gracie, was on The Joe Rogan Experience podcast this week. 10th Planet founder Eddie Bravo was also a guest. Three iconic figures of martial arts in one place, for one podcast, for nearly three hours, talking Rickson’s new Jiiu Jitsu Global Federation, yoga, fighting … Read more
After much speculation, Rickson Gracie finally has a set date for his Jiu-Jitsu Global Federation. The Jiu-Jitsu Global Federation’s debut will come on July 18, 2014. Very little details about the Federation are known so the rest is a mystery; however one interesting detail has emerged. Rickson Gracie plans on tweaking the current Jiu-Jitsu rule … Read more
ProMMAnow.com reporter Isaac Guzman caught up with Kron Gracie following his submission win over four-time Jiu-Jitsu World Champion Otavio Sousa on Sunday at Metamoris in San Diego, Calif.
Twenty-six-year-old BJJ black belt and undefeated MMA fighter Ralek Gracie drops his debut album “Ginagi” and releases the official music video for the song of the same name.
BJJ black belt and “Twister” master Eddie Bravo, rocking a “Korean Zombie” T-Shirt is today’s guest on The Joe Rogan Experience. The guys are talking MMA, BJJ and hopefully Chan Sung Jung’s UFC Fight Night 24 performance.
(Milwaukee, Wisconsin, USA): Roufusport is proud to announce the addition of two world class Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu professors to its already impressive staff of trainers. Luiz Claudio and Thiago Veiga run the well-respected LCCT Combat Team, and are now dispersing their considerable grappling wisdom to the Roufusport fight team. Check out the photo above of Luiz … Read more