Grapplers In MMA Weekend Recap: Mikey & Tye Win, Burns, Kron Drop Decisions
May 9, 2023Let’s look back at some of the notable grapplers who competed in mixed martial arts over the weekend. With ADCC Champions, IBJJF World Champions, and superfights on grand stages, there was plenty for the grappling fan to appreciate and recognize on some of the biggest cards in the world.
Grappling Great Kron Gracie Returns To MMA Competition This Weekend
May 5, 2023The crown prince of jiu-jitsu returns to mixed martial arts as Kron Gracie fights Charles “Air” Jourdain this weekend at UFC 288: Sterling vs. Cejudo.
Kron Gracie Set For Return To The Octagon In May In Newark At UFC 288
Mar 7, 2023A key representative of the Gracie family in MMA, Kron Gracie is set to return to the UFC after a years-long hiatus. With six fights in his UFC career, Kron returns to action next May, in the UFC 288 in Newark, after being away from the cages since 2019. The information of Gracie's return came this Tuesday, March 7th, after an official announcement from the UFC on social media.
Tonon Scores Quick Kimura, Mikey Wins Decision At ONE Fight Night
Jan 14, 2023Garry Tonon scored a quick kimura submission over Johnny Nunez in his MMA return at ONE on Prime Video 6. ONE's no.2-ranked featherweight, Tonon wrestled off the cage, securing a kimura grip and diving to his back, then using the grip to attain top position and finishing the submission inside of two minutes.
Grappling Bulletin: Gi and No-Gi Is Colliding, And It's A Good Thing
Jan 31, 2022The future of grappling has never looked brighter. The frenzy of excitement for the ADCC 2022 World Championships shows no sign of abating, and it's still eight months away. The continued growth of WNO and other professional no-gi events means athletes have more opportunities to showcase their skills and earn money than ever before.
Grappling Bulletin: Is This Legal Ankle Lock A Heel Hook in Disguise?
Nov 15, 2021Following Victor Hugo's big win in the final of the IBJJF Jiu Jitsu Heavyweight Grand Prix, questions have arisen over the legality of the attack due to the torque applied to both the knee and the ankle.
MMA Report: Buchecha's Debut & The Next Wave of Jiu-Jitsu Fighters
Aug 16, 2021The history of MMA is closely linked to the history of jiu-jitsu. The first UFC in 1993 was the brainchild of Rorion Gracie and acted as a promotional tool for his family's style of ground fighting. The explosive growth of the UFC helped take jiu-jitsu all over the world, turning a Brazilian off-shoot of an ancient Japanese martial art into a global phenomenon.
Meet The Athletes On The Free WNO: Craig Jones vs Tye Ruotolo Undercard
Jun 15, 2021Before the main card grapplers take the mats for FloGrappling’s Who’s Number One: Craig Jones vs Tye Ruotolo six grapplers will square off in the first three matches on the undercard. Those matches will be available on FloGrappling stream, and will also be streamed live on FloGrappling’s Facebook and YouTube channels.
Kody Steele To Face UFC Veteran Philip Rowe At WNO On June 18
Jun 2, 2021Kody Steele is set to make his fourth appearance on FloGrappling’s Who’s Number One mats on June 18. This time, the Checkmat black belt is slated to face a UFC veteran welterweight, Philip Rowe.
Rafaela Guedes & Erin Harpe In Rankings Showdown At WNO On June 18
Jun 2, 2021The no.3-ranked female heavyweight, Rafaela Guedes is set to make her second appearance on FloGrappling’s Who’s Number One on June 18 when she takes on a professional MMA fighter, Invicta’s Erin Harpe.
How to Watch The Emerald City Invitational
Apr 5, 2021Here's how to watch the 2021 Emerald City Invitational on FloGrappling.
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.
Garry Tonon Demands Title Shot After Sixth Straight Win At ONE Championship
Dec 4, 2020Garry Tonon continued his undefeated streak as a mixed martial artist with a unanimous decision win over Kyomi Matsushima at ONE Championship: Big Bang on December 4 in Singapore.
Kron Gracie Wins UFC Debut With Jiu-Jitsu
Feb 18, 2019Following in the footsteps of his father Rickson Gracie, Kron has continued the legacy of Gracie Jiu-Jitsu in MMA.
Garry Tonon To Fight 10th Planet Rep In Next MMA Bout
Oct 12, 2018Decorated jiu-jitsu black belt Garry Tonon, who is undefeated at 2-0 in MMA, now has his next challenge in the cage secure.