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Our coverage ranges from rankings, ADCC and IBJJF results, and other drama that goes down in the BJJ world.

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In a recent video that surfaced on Reddit, an Atlanta cop uses BJJ to safely break up a bar fight.  Ultimately, the cop sweeps and controls one of the perpetrators and stopping the altercation without any physical harm to anyone involved. https://www.reddit.com/r/bjj/comments/k3o316/officer_uses_bjj_to_pacify_a_person_and_everyone/ Sequence breakdown of cop using BJJ Based on the video...
andrew yang mma
EDITORS NOTE: We are not affiliated in any way with the Yang campaign. Why MMA Fans Should Know About Andrew Yang If you watched the Democratic Debates last week. You'd be forgiven for barely noticing the Asian man without a...
BJJ Black Belt Ignores Student's Tap, Claims Video 'Taken Out of Context'. Do You believe him?
Popular Instagram feed @McDojoLife recently posted a video showing what appears to be a situation where a BJJ Black belt ignores a student's tap. The video allegedly shows Alliance black belt Fernando di Pierro using a calf-crush on a blue belt student after the...
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UPDATE: In the original article, we mistakenly reported that Galvao had previously tested positive for PEDs. This was not true. Galvao has been tested and passed PED tests in IBJJF competitions in the past. We have updated the story and apologize to...
where is ralph gracie
It's 2019, Rener Gracie is going on Shark Tank, Donald Trump didn't collude, and Ralph Gracie is wanted for felony assault. Admittedly, that last one isn't the most surprising. A former professional fighter getting in a street fight. What...
Cris Cyborg UFC Title discussion
It’s no secret that many in the grappling community are unsatisfied with FloGrappling both as a streaming service and as a company.  Posts on Reddit and Sherdog complaining about the FloGrappling streaming quality date back to 2016 and apparently very little has changed.  
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UPDATE: Tom Fogarty replied to our request for a comment, his full statement is below. We have yet to hear from FloGrappling. All of the pent up anger hiding under the surface at FloGrappling, an expansive streaming service with exclusive rights to stream IBJJF...
EDIT: Adam Nadow trained at American Top Team in Longbeach, the article originally stated it was Florida. The rift between "sport" and "self defense" jiu-jitsu techniques seems more and more manufactured all the time. Last week we saw the latest example: newly belted BJJ black belt Adam Nadow was attacked just outside...