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  1. Grappling Bulletin: Is It Too Soon To Ask For Victor Hugo vs Gordon Ryan?

    Grappling Bulletin: Is It Too Soon To Ask For Victor Hugo vs Gordon Ryan?

    Mar 22, 2021

    The Grappling Bulletin podcast will go live at the earlier time of 3:30pm ET today, Monday March 22. Watch it on FloGrappling, and also on our Facebook and YouTube. 

  2. Secrets of Elite Footlockers: Mikey, Isaac & More | Technique Showcase

    Secrets of Elite Footlockers: Mikey, Isaac & More | Technique Showcase

    Jan 30, 2021

    With all the buzz around heel hooks and the focus on no-gi oriented leglocks, it’s easy to forget how powerful the straight ankle lock can be. The footlock is more than a way to earn the favor of the judges or score an advantage in a close match. When applied correctly, it’s a powerful submission responsible for some of the most brutal-looking breaks in jiu-jitsu.

  3. Who's The Best Young Female Black Belt In Brazil? Basilio vs Rodrigues

    Who's The Best Young Female Black Belt In Brazil? Basilio vs Rodrigues

    Jul 23, 2020

    Who's the best lightweight female black belt in Brazil? A catchweight superfight could give us an answer when Bianca Basilio faces Ana Rodrigues at BJJ Stars. 

  4. 2020 Official Gi Season Preview: Female Feather/Light

    2020 Official Gi Season Preview: Female Feather/Light

    Dec 25, 2019

    The 2020 gi season will be upon us in no time, with the season starting up once the IBJJF European Championships kick off in Lisbon on January 20th. Euros is the first of the four major IBJJF Grand Slam tournaments, with Pans, Brasileiro and finally Worlds in May completing the gi season.

  5. Who Is The Queen Of The Mat? New Pro Event for Female Jiu-Jitsu Athletes

    Who Is The Queen Of The Mat? New Pro Event for Female Jiu-Jitsu Athletes

    Oct 25, 2019

    The women of the sport jiu-jitsu community have long been calling for equality – in representation, in pay, and in opportunities. 

  6. Nicholas Meregali Mauls Competition To Win BJJ Stars

    Nicholas Meregali Mauls Competition To Win BJJ Stars

    Oct 20, 2019

    BJJ Stars held their second event on Saturday October 19th in Sao Paulo, Brazil. There were five superfights along with an eight-man heavyweight grand prix for R$100,000 (about $24,000).