European Open Champion Bradley Hill Shares IBJJF “Cheat Code” to Winning Matches

For competitors in point-based tournaments like IBJJF, it would be nice to rely strictly on the power of perfect jiu-jitsu technique to win matches. That’s not always the case, though. In a recent video, two-time IBJJF European Open champion Bradley Hill shares a “cheat code” to quickly and easily racking

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Preview: GrappleFest 4, Craig Jones v. Gabriel Arges, Lachlan Giles v. Bradley Hill

Figure 4 Promotions’ GrappleFest 4 is happening this Saturday, February 23, beginning at 11:00AM ET in Liverpool, England. It will be broadcast on FloGrappling.com. In the main event, Australian grappler and BJJ black belt Craig Jones represents Absolute MMA Academy against Gabriel Arges of Gracie Barra. Arges comes fresh off

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PJ Barch, William Tackett Added to Stacked Team USA for Polaris Squads

The rosters for the upcoming Polaris Squads event continue to fill in, as a handful of grapplers have been announced for the July 17 team grappling competition. The promotion recently announced the additions of PJ Barch and William Tackett to Team USA, and Bradley Hill and Tom Halpin to Team

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Video: Learn How to Defend the Three Most Common Guard Passes

Having a dangerous and effective starts with strong guard retention. That is, before you can attack from the guard, you must first shut down your opponent’s guard passes. In a quick, eight-minute video, Polaris veteran and European Open champion Bradley Hill demonstrates how to defend against the three most common

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Polaris Squads to Return With Team USA vs. Team UK and Ireland

Team jiu-jitsu is returning to one of the world’s premier grappling promotions. Polaris Professional Jiu-Jitsu has announced a Polaris Squads event scheduled for July 17 that will feature Team USA versus Team UK and Ireland. The announcement was made via the Polaris Instagram page. View this post on Instagram A

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Polaris Squads 2: Full Line-Up and Featherweight Title Fight Announced

Polaris Squads is back with a second event – a submission-only grappling competition that pits two teams of eight grapplers against each other in a winner-stays-on format. Both the line-up for Team Europe and Team UK & Ireland have been announced, however it has also been announced that there will

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Polaris Squads: Full Results and Review

The first ever Polaris Squads took place at Central Hall, Southampton, England on Sept 27, at 8 p.m. streamed live on UFC Fight Pass. Polaris Squads consisted of two teams of eight – Team UK & Ireland and Team Europe. There’ was also a super fight at half time between

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Headlining Polaris Squads In Non-Title Superfight: Ffion Davies vs. Magdalena Loska

Announced Sunday, Polaris champion Ffion Davies is set to headline Polaris Squads with Magdalena Loska on Sept. 27. The match between the two female fighters will take place as a non-title super fight. Davies is a popular, well-respected fighter on the BJJ scene, even more so after her 2019 performance

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