Grappling Bulletin: The First Heel Hook in IBJJF History
Mar 8, 2021
The long-anticipated debut of heel hooks in the IBJJF no-gi format has finally arrived. The Dallas No-Gi Open went down on Sunday, March 7. It was a historic event as the first tournament in the history of the IBJJF to allow heel hooks for adult brown and black belts.
Grappling Bulletin: The Gordon-Galvao Incident, Where Do We Go From Here?
Mar 1, 2021
Gordon Ryan and Andre Galvao got physical backstage at WNO and the slap was heard around the world. The real question is where do we go from here?
Grappling Bulletin: Lauded by Joe Rogan, Vagner Is On An Unstoppable Run
Feb 22, 2021
Vagner Rocha has been on a tear and though he brings out the haters every time he competes he has fans in high places, including none other than Joe Rogan.
Vagner Rocha Takes On Two-Time ADCC Champ Yuri Simoes at Fight to Win 164
Feb 17, 2021
Fight to Win will see two no-gi grappling titans face off on Friday, February 19, 2021 as Vagner Rocha moves up in weight to take on two-time ADCC champion Yuri Simoes in the main event of Fight to Win 164.
Grappling Bulletin: Felipe Pena Wins Brazil's Biggest Pro Jiu-Jitsu Event
Feb 8, 2021
Felipe Pena cruised to victory at the BJJ Stars Heavyweight Grand Prix but it was a night of surprises and upsets. Find out what you need to know in this week's Grappling Bulletin. Don't forget to watch the live Grappling Bulletin show at 4:30pm CT on the FloGrappling site, app, YouTube channel and Facebook pages.
Vagner Rocha's Rock-Solid Leg Lock Defense, Explained | Technique Showcase
Dec 20, 2020
Jon “Thor” Blank attacked [person: Vagner Rocha] with a barrage of leg lock attempts at Who’s Number One: Duarte vs Vieira. For the most part, Rocha kept out of danger through the 15-minute match.