Marcus Almeida, commonly known as "Buchecha," is one of the most successful jiu-jitsu competitors in history.
Grappling Bulletin: William Tackett Taps Ribamar, Now Wants The Big Names
Mar 15, 2021If you tuned into Fight to Win 166 on Saturday evening you would have seen four badass black belt matches back to back. Nothing new for Fight to Win, who consistently make competitive and entertaining matches, but this particular event stood out for one big reason.
Grappling Bulletin: The First Heel Hook in IBJJF History
Mar 8, 2021The 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.
Buchecha Confirms MMA Debut, Faces Undefeated KO Artist
Mar 3, 2021Buchecha's long-awaited MMA debut has a date. The ADCC and IBJJF World champion will enter the ring with ONE Championship in Singapore on April 14.
The Rear Triangle: Key Concepts Of Kaynan's New Weapon | Technique Showcase
Dec 6, 2020Kaynan Duarte may have been testing out some new tricks during his double-gold medal run at No-Gi Pans in November. He submitted four of his five opponents, remarkably, with the same submission each time.
A Guide To Agility For Heavyweights | Technique Showcase
Nov 14, 2020Competitors at the heaviest weight classes are often associated with heavy, unidirectional passing. We often see the heavy, super heavy, and ultra heavyweights forcing their ways into their opponents half guards and then slowly grinding forward to earn a pass.
Buchecha To Retire from BJJ? Signs MMA Deal With Khabib's Manager
Jul 24, 2020IBJJF and ADCC champion Marcus Buchecha Almeida is set to hang up his gi and put on the gloves.