Bloody Elbow Grappling

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Legacy Fighting Adds Two BJJ Stars

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American Brazilian Jiu Jitsu standouts Rafael Lovato Jr and Justin Rader sign multiple fight deals with Legacy Fighting Championships.

USA's greatest wrestler attends first BJJ class

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This week Dave Branch's BJJ class at Edge Hoboken had a special guest, Oklahoma State wrestling coach John Smith. Smith won two Olympic golds, and four World Championships as a wrestler, but this...

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Advanced Class: Judo Olympians Armbar Escape

Two American Judo Olympians, Travis Stevens and Jimmy Pedro, so how to defend the Judo favored rolling arm attack.

Rare video of Chris Weidman's win over Ryan Bader

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In the 197 pound quarterfinals of the 2006 NCAA Division I Wrestling Championship, current UFC middleweight champion Chris Weidman defeated UFC light heavyweight contender Ryan Bader in a wild 10-7...

The greatest wrestler ever flattens toddler

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Buvaisar Saitiev is freestyle wrestling's GOAT. During his career he claimed gold medals at three Olympics and six World Championships for a staggering nine world-level championships. Recently...

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Advanced Class: Marcelo Garcia's One Leg X Guard

Marcelo Garcia and the folks at MGInAction were nice enough to dip into their archives and send us a video from their extensive library for Advanced Class.

Rafael Lovato Jr to MMA

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The best American-born BJJ fighter, Rafael Lovato Jr, announced on the Save Jiu Jitsu podcast his intent to fight MMA later this year.

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Judo Grand Prix Havana 2014: Day 3 Finals

The IJF heads to Judo talent hotbed Cuba with a major competition for the first time ever. Cuba is bringing their best talent to try to medal, Bloody Elbow has an event preview and live stream all...

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Judo Grand Prix Havana 2014: Day 2 Finals

The IJF heads to Judo talent hotbed Cuba with a major competition for the first time ever. Cuba is bringing their best talent to try to medal, Bloody Elbow has an event preview and live stream all...

Catch Wrestling USA vs The World this Saturday

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The inaugural Catch Wrestling Alliance tournament kicks of Sautrday June 7th at the John Wooden Center on the UCLA campus in Los Angeles, California where a team of US and Global combatants do...

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