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Completed, Jul 23, 2017
 

The most anticipated rematch of all time is finally about to happen! Marcus 'Buchecha' Almeida and Roger Gracie will take to the mat to settle the score in a titanic heavyweight clash.

  1. One Year Ago Today: Roger Gracie vs Buchecha

    One Year Ago Today: Roger Gracie vs Buchecha

    Jul 23, 2018

    One year ago today a rematch of monumental significance went down, and it shocked the world. 

  2. You Won't Believe How Many People Roger Gracie Has Submitted

    You Won't Believe How Many People Roger Gracie Has Submitted

    Jul 25, 2017

    Roger Gracie's surprise announcement on Sunday that his win over Buchecha was his farewell to jiu-jitsu competition had us reeling. 

  3. It's True, Roger Gracie Retired Immediately After Submitting Buchecha

    It's True, Roger Gracie Retired Immediately After Submitting Buchecha

    Jul 24, 2017

    Fans of jiu-jitsu could be forgiven for not catching Roger Gracie's statement after Sunday's match in Rio de Janeiro. They were either too busy jumping up and down and screaming (if they were a fan of Gracie) or head-in-hands upset that Buchecha had lost.

  4. Weekend Recap: Hingerplata Claims Another Victim

    Weekend Recap: Hingerplata Claims Another Victim

    Jul 24, 2017

    Did you spend the weekend stuck in the mountains with no cellphone service and no connection to the outside world? Or did you just find yourself stuck under a large rock? Either way, if you missed what went down during one of the biggest weekends in the history of jiu-jitsu then you should definitely check out our essential weekend recap.

  5. Jiu-Jitsu Match Of The Decade Ends With Decisive Finish: Roger vs Buchecha

    Jiu-Jitsu Match Of The Decade Ends With Decisive Finish: Roger vs Buchecha

    Jul 23, 2017

    Rio de Janeiro -- The most-anticipated rematch in jiu-jitsu history ended with a bang today as Roger Gracie and Marcus 'Buchecha' Almeida met at the Gracie Pro event. 

  6. 4 Things That Make Buchecha Dangerous (Which Roger Gracie Needs To Avoid)

    4 Things That Make Buchecha Dangerous (Which Roger Gracie Needs To Avoid)

    Jul 20, 2017

    Everybody knows that Marcus 'Buchecha' Almeida is an absolute monster. The 6-foot-2, 110kg (240lb) black belt is the undisputed king of jiu-jitsu right now, being a 10-time IBJJF world champion (five-time weight, five-time absolute).

  7. Buchecha vs Roger: With Points, Who Would Have Won First Time Around?

    Buchecha vs Roger: With Points, Who Would Have Won First Time Around?

    Jul 20, 2017

    Who would have won if the first match between Marcus "Buchecha" Almeida and Roger Gracie, a 20-minute submission-only match that ended as a draw in 2012, had been scored using standard IBJJF points?

  8. Pros Pick The Winner Of The Roger Gracie vs Buchecha Rematch

    Pros Pick The Winner Of The Roger Gracie vs Buchecha Rematch

    Jul 19, 2017

    Roger Gracie and Marcus "Buchecha" Almeida will meet in their long-awaited rematch on Sunday, July 23, at the Gracie Pro event in Rio de Janeiro.

  9. Gracie Pro: Buchecha vs Roger Gracie Banner FloSports Weekly Viewing Guide

    Gracie Pro: Buchecha vs Roger Gracie Banner FloSports Weekly Viewing Guide

    Jul 19, 2017

    In our weekly viewing guide, we list the best live coverage and original storytelling coming up across each of our sites. If you have Apple TV 4 or Roku, watch all of these live events and documentaries on your TV at home.

  10. John Danaher Breaks Down Gracie vs Buchecha II

    John Danaher Breaks Down Gracie vs Buchecha II

    Jul 17, 2017

    John Danaher is becoming a bit of an Instagram celebrity.