Video: Anthony Birchak and Josh Rodriguez Trade Slaps at Third Coast Grappling

Third Coast Grappling (3CG) isn’t in the combat jiu-jitsu business, but it might be soon. On Saturday, at 3CG 8: The Underdogs, a superfight match between Anthony Birchak and Josh Rodriguez briefly turned from regular jiu-jitsu into “jits with hits,” as the pair traded slaps mid-match. The promotion has released

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Video: Craig Jones Rolls With Three-time National Champion Wrestler Jason Nolf

The B-Team Jiu-Jitsu academy in Austin, TX is quickly becoming a training destination for top jiu-jitsu players, MMA fighters, and wrestlers. Established by Craig Jones following the dissolution of the Danaher Death Squad earlier this year, Jones and former DDS members Nicky Rodriguez, Nicky Ryan, and Ethan Crelinsten are creating

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Video: Olympic Wrestler J’den Cox Demonstrates Takedowns on Gordon Ryan

J’den Cox and Gordon Ryan are two of the absolute best at what they do. Cox is a three-time NCAA Division I national champion and Olympic bronze medalist wrestler, while Ryan is a multiple-time ADCC champion and widely considered the best current no-gi pound-for-pound grappler in the world. Recently, BJJ

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Throwback: Watch UFC Veterans Tim Kennedy and Diego Sanchez in a Grappling Match

Years before they were elite MMA fighters competing in the best promotions in the world, longtime MMA veterans Tim Kennedy and Diego Sanchez competed in a grappling match. Kennedy recently released on his Instagram page video of that match, which took place in the absolute division of a tournament in

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Highlights: Watch Lucas ‘Hulk’ Barbosa Win the BJJ Bet No-Gi Grand Prix

On Sunday, August 1, Lucas “Hulk” Barbosa won the BJJ Bet: Who’s Next no-gi grand prix, defeating three opponents in one night, including a submission win over Leandro Lo in the finals. It was one of the better overall competition performances of the year, and certainly Barbosa’s best showing of

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FloGrappling’s ‘Hollywood’ Mike Sears Awarded Black Belt by Carlson Gracie, Jr. (Video)

One of jiu-jitsu’s big personalities, FloGrappling’s “Hollywood” Mike Sears has joined the black belt club. Recently, Sears made the trip up from Austin, TX, to Chicago, IL, to receive his black belt from Carlson Gracie, Jr., and fellow black belts Heath Pedigo tagged along to video the ceremony. Watch that

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Free Match: Is Roberto Jimenez vs. Kade Ruotolo the Best of 2021 So Far?

When Kade Ruotolo stepped in for an injured Andrew Wiltse to face Roberto Jimenez at The Road to ADCC, fans knew they were in for fireworks. Two of grappling’s consensus most entertaining competitors, Ruotolo and Jimenez seemed destined to put on a show, and they delivered just that. FloGrappling has

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