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Quintet – Grappling Team Survival Match (Barnett and Sakuraba)

A new promotion is coming! Quintet has recently been formed by Kazushi Sakuraba and Josh Barnett. Quintet is a grappling event open to grapplers of all disciplines. The event will be based on a traditional Japanese event where teams of 5 compete individually one by one. This should be interesting check it out guys

BJJ Blackbelt DESTROYS Kali Knife Fighter! OMG!

Brazilian Jiu Jitsu is not just a sport oriented. Old school Jiu Jitsu started as a self defense martial art and Gracie Jiu Jitsu is still focused on it. Lets see how good Jiu Jitsu is against a knife in hands of the best in the world with it, Kali Martial Artists.

The Beautiful Art Of Sambo

Sambo (Russian: са́мбо, IPA: [ˈsambə]; САМозащита Без Оружия) is a Soviet martial art and combat sport. The word “SAMBO” is an acronym for SAMozashchita Bez Oruzhiya, which literally translates as “self-defense without weapons”. Sambo is relatively modern since its development began in the early 1920s by the Soviet Red Army to improve their hand-to-hand combat abilities. It was intended to be a merger of the most effective techniques of other martial arts. The pioneers of … Read more

No rules fight – BJJ vs Karate

This is the original video, as filmed by me, with real sound, never seen before scenes and better quality. Fabricio Pereira is a BJJ fighter that did a challenge against fighters of other martial arts in Malaga, Spain, back in 2001. Finally, a Karate guy named Cristobal accepted the challenge and they fought in October … Read more

It still amazes me how he continued fighting!

One of the most inspirational stories of a true warrior who paved the way for Japanese mma, before Kazuki Sakuraba, Takanori Gomi, and Shinya Aoki…. Yuki Nakai was the legendary pioneer who will forever be remembered as one of the greatest of all time, this is his story…

Insane heel hook leg break….Tap Early Folks!

In round 7 of the recent MA1 Challenge Qualifier, Ashley Wright sustained a break of the fibula and tibia while fighting off a heel hook. Even though Ashley had trained with heel hooks before, and is an amazingly competent practitioner of Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu, this was a freak accident and a reminder that these things can happen in … Read more