Jacob Couch is a Brazilian jiu-jitsu brown belt from Hazard, Kentucky nicknamed 'The Hillbilly Hammer'. Couch trains under coach Heath Pedigo and represents Pedigo Submission Fighting. Couch shot to fame when he first appeared in Episode 3 of the Daisy Fresh: An American Jiu-Jitsu Story documentary series.
The Best Of The Hammer: Check Out All Of Jacob Couch's WNO Submission Wins
May 17, 2023If there’s an easy way to win over grappling fans, it is by scoring exciting submission wins against tough opponents. And Jacob Couch has earned his reputation as a devastating finisher with an arsenal of offense to use. Couch will take part in an interesting match this Thursday at Tezos WNO 18 against ADCC veteran and Who’s Next champion Izaak Michell, so let’s look back at the Hillbilly Hammer's submission victories in previous WNO appearances and break down how he got them.
WNO 18: Meregali Vs. Marinho Card: What to Know
May 16, 2023Nicholas Meregali, one of the top Brazalian jiu-jitsu heavyweights in the world, will face Tezos WNO no-gi light heavyweight champion Pedro Marinho in the main event at WNO 18: Meregali vs. Marinho on May 18 at the Criterion in Oklahoma City.
Betting Analysis For Tezos WNO 18: Meregali vs Marinho
May 16, 2023The Tezos WNO 18: Meregali vs Marinho card is approaching fast this Thursday evening in Oklahoma City and betting lines have been released for the card through BetOnline.ag. Let’s take a look at those, what they mean for the matches, and detail a few lines to keep an eye on.
Meregali & Marinho Bringing The Gi Back To Tezos WNO On May 18
Apr 26, 2023For the first time since January 2020, gi competition is returning to Tezos WNO on May 18 in Oklahoma City, OK.
Jacob Couch Transforms Into A Grappling Icon In Daisy Fresh S3E1
Apr 5, 2023Back for its third and final season, Daisy Fresh: An American Jiu-Jitsu Story's first episode opened on a fiery note. Following the journey of Pedigo Submission Fighting and its meteoric rise in competitive jiu-jitsu, season three begins in the weeks leading up to the 2021 Who's Number One Championship, where Andrew Wiltse is set to compete in the middleweight division. Due to injury, Wiltse has to drop from the competition; rising colored-belt star Jacob "the Hillbilly Hammer" Couch replaces Wiltse in the competition in the eleventh hour.
Couch, Tanabe, Iwamoto & The Tackets Tonight At Unrivaled2 In Japan
Feb 25, 2023Tonight in Japan Unrivaled2 will host several of the brightest rising starsin an event that features an innovative ruleset.
Daisy Fresh Returns For Its Final Season On March 29th!
Feb 24, 2023FloSports Originals is pleased to announce that the hit series Daisy Fresh: An American Jiu-Jitsu Story is set to return for its third and final season in 2023. The first episode of season three will drop on Wednesday, March 29th.
9 Brown Belts To Watch At No-Gi Worlds
Nov 30, 2022The IBJJF World No-Gi Championship goes down from December 8th to 11th in Anaheim, California, and the brown belt divisions are loaded with talent this year. Both the male and female brown belt divisions are scheduled to take place on Friday, December 9th.
Can 'Daisy Fresh' Win A No-Gi Worlds Team Title This Year?
Nov 29, 2022After running away with the team title at IBJJF No-Gi Pans for a second straight year, Pedigo Submission Fighting looks positioned to make a challenge for their first ever team trophy at No-Gi Worlds.
From Midland, TX To Tezos WNO: Emily Fernandez Is On The Rise
Nov 14, 2022With a stellar record preceding her and a dominant debut at Tezos WNO, there’s reason to believe Bruno Bastos’ homegrown rookie black belt is just getting started.
Couch, Crelinsten, Griffith & Chen Secure Submissions At Tezos WNO
Nov 13, 2022The submission specialists were out in full force at Tezos WNO: Ste-Marie vs Bastos presented by Fat Tire. Half of the eight matches on the card in Frisco, TX on November 11 ended in submission, and each of them within ten minutes.
Live Updates & Results | Tezos WNO: Ste-Marie vs Bastos
Nov 12, 2022The athletes are weighed in, and the mats are down in Frisco, TX for Tezos WNO: Ste-Marie presented by Fat Tire. The final Tezos WNO card of the season is loaded from top to bottom with some of the most explosive and unpredictable athletes in grappling. Tune in to watch all the action, and follow along with this article all evening for real time updates, analysis, results and more!
Betting Lines Released For Tezos WNO: Ste-Marie vs Bastos
Nov 7, 2022The card has been shuffled and shuffled again; but now it’s fight week, and the betting lines are official for Tezos WNO: Ste-Marie vs Bastos presented by Fat Tire.
Mayssa Bastos & Brianna Ste-Marie Move To Headline WNO Nov. 11
Nov 2, 2022The headline bout between WNO heavyweight Champ Pedro Marinho and ADCC 2022 88kg Champion Giancarlo Bodoni has been canceled due to injury, paving the way for Brianna Ste-Marie and Mayssa Bastos to become the main event of the evening.
No-Gi Pans: Brown Belt Finals Results
Oct 14, 2022The 2022 IBJJF Pan No-Gi Championship kicked off on Friday in Garland, Texas. Brown belts and blue belts took the mats before the black belts begin on Saturday and then conclude on Sunday.