Oct 24, 2012, 3:00pm EDT
October 27, 2012
Jeff Blatnick: Amazing Accomplishments & Life
Much has already been said about the tragic departure of Jeff Blatnick, Olympic gold medalist and MMA commenter. Much less has been said, however, about the true and lasting significance of his contributions to American Greco-Roman wrestling, and of the full gravity of the legacy he left behind him. The loss of Jeff Blatnick was the loss of a true giant in the sport of wrestling.
October 26, 2012
Matwork! Marcelo Garcia, Dake/Taylor, Cat Spanking
Round up of recent news in the grappling world. Marcelo Garcia on BudoVideo's Rolled Up, Kyle Dake vs. David Taylor, Jeff Blatnick tribute, BJJ news, blog posts and recaps, Judo blog post.
October 25, 2012
Dana White, Lembo, Meltzer remember Blatnick
The day after the death of Olympic gold medalist and mixed martial arts pioneer, Jeff Blatnick, he is remembered by UFC president Dana White, Nick Lembo of the New Jersey State Athletic Control Board, writer Dave Meltzer and others.
October 24, 2012
Jeff Blatnick dead at age 55
Jeff Blatnick, one time UFC commissioner, former Olympic gold medalist, MMA judge and motivational speaker has passed away at the age of 55.