Dan Gable talks about how he'd have done in MMA


In a recent interview, Dan Gable, hero of American wrestling, talked extensively about mixed martial arts. In particular he discusses how he might have done as a fighter.

Video: Daniel Cormier wrestles Chris Pendleton


This past Saturday's (July 5, 2013) featured Daniel Cormier's final wrestling match, a win over the highly regarded Chris Pendleton. Bloody Elbow presents video of the match.

USA's greatest wrestler attends first BJJ class


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...

Rare video of Chris Weidman's win over Ryan Bader


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...


CWA is looking to resurrect catch wrestling.

Earlier this month the Catch Wrestling Alliance held their inaugural invitational catch wrestling tournament and Bloody Elbow was there to record it.

The greatest wrestler ever flattens toddler


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...


TNA Wrestling & Bellator MMA partnership in limbo

TNA Impact Wrestling President Dixie Carter has all the answers when it comes to TNA, but none when it comes to working with Bellator MMA.

Kyle Beckerman the big time combat sports prospect


As soccer fever takes the USA by storm, Bloody Elbow looks into the wrestling past of U.S. Men's National Team World Cup starter Kyle Beckerman.


Puttin' in Work: Demetrious Johnson's double leg

At UFC 174, Demetrious Johnson faces Ali Bagautinov with the world flyweight title on the line. Coach Mike teams up with Edge wrestling again to discuss Johnson's favorite takedown, and the...

Wrestling highlight video from World Team Trials


Bloody Elbow would like to share a fantastic highlight video from this year's United States Freestyle Wrestling World Team Trails in Madison, Wisconsin

Catch Wrestling USA vs The World this Saturday


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...

A look at the USA Freestyle Wrestling World Team


This past weekend (May 30-31, 2014) the 2014 United States Freestyle Wrestling World Team Trials punched 12 wrestler's tickets to the 2014 World Championships in Tashkent. Bloody Elbow takes a look...

Weidman fundraises for legless young wrestler


On Sunday (June 1, 2014), UFC champion Chris Weidman hosted a fundraiser for legless 6 year-old Long Island wrestler Isaiah Bird.

Factgrinder- The Wrestling of C.B. Dolloway


At UFC Fight Night: Berlin, C.B. Dollaway takes on Francis Carmont in a middleweight battle. Before Dolloway starred in the UFC, he was quite the good wrestler. How good? Bloody Elbow wrestling...

Wrestler hits insane cartwheel double leg


Elite high school wrestler Josh Llopez hit and amazing double leg takedown set up by a cartwheel. Bloody Elbow has the footage.

Factgrinder: The Wrestling of T.J. Dillashaw


At UFC 173, T.J. Dillashaw takes on Renan Barao for the bantamweight title . Before he starred as a fighter, Dillashaw was an excellent wrestler. How excellent? Bloody Elbow wrestling specialist...

Tatum: Olympic wrestling is intimate and violent


The film Foxcatcher is on its way in November. It is all about Olympic wrestling, and all signs point to the fact that it will be good, popular and very important for the school of wrestling. Star...

Wrestling news: Lindland named USAW Greco Coach


Matt Lindland is the new head coach of United States Greco-Roman wrestling. The Olympic medalist joins a number of other exciting Spring coaching hires.

The Wrestling of Michael Chandler


Tonight (May 17, 2014) at Bellator 120, Michael Chandler faces Will Brooks for the Interim Bellator Lightweight World Championship. Before Chandler was a fighter, he was a great wrestler. How great...

World's best wrestlers to compete in Times Square


On Wednesday (May 7, 2014), at 4:30 pm (EST) Beat the Streets holds its annual wrestling dual meet and gala, one of the United States' premier showcases for Olympic-style wrestling. Bloody Elbow...

NJ high school wrestling rivalry ends after photo


A longstanding New Jersey high school wrestling rivalry is over in the aftermath of a racially charged photo.

Wade Schalles is new head of Scientific Wrestling


USA Wrestling legend Wade Schalles has been announced as the new head coach for Scientific Wrestling, since the passing of Catch Wrestling master Billy Robinson. Read on for exclusive statements...

US Open Wrestling Semifinals live on Universal


Universal HD will televise the semifinals of the US Open Wrestling Championships live at 10 (EST) tonight (April 18, 2014). Bloody Elbow brings you a live discussion.

Anatomy of a Wrestling Move: Misdirection Single


In the finals of the European Wrestling Championships, Russia's Abdusalam Gadisov hit a fantastic misdirection single leg takedown to solidify his claim on the gold medal. Bloody Elbow wrestling...

WWE Network booming, is UFC Fight Pass?


The WWE has announced that they have signed up over 600,000 subscribers for their new digital network and are well on their way to meeting their 1 million subscriber goal. Does this mean good...

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