Search Results For "Gracie"

TITLE DATE POSTED SOURCE
Royce: Cross training to blame for recent Gracie family losses
Royce: Cross training to blame for recent Gracie family losses
"The guys from the family want to complement their game, like if jiu-jitsu was incomplete," said Royce Gracie. "I guess they forgot a little about history."
09/16/2013
Rolles Gracie KO eerily echoes Rick Flair
Rolles Gracie KO eerily echoes Rick Flair
At WSOF 5, heavyweight Derrick Mehman knocked out Rolles Gracie, who took several steps before crashing to mat face first, eerily reminiscent of Rick Flair's act.
09/15/2013
Kron Gracie plans MMA debut in 2014
Kron Gracie plans MMA debut in 2014
"I want to be way better than my father was," said Kron Gracie. "There’s no other option for me. I will be better than him or I won’t even try."
09/15/2013
Renzo Gracie's art of fighting, without fighting
Renzo Gracie's art of fighting, without fighting
"There was a bully that kept f@$%ing with him, right. Renzo Gracie said that he couldn't beat the guy, because the guy was much bigger than he was..."
09/07/2013
'Gracie Breakdown' of Pettis' armbar of Henderson w/ Lyoto Machida
'Gracie Breakdown' of Pettis' armbar of Henderson w/ Lyoto Machida
Lyoto Machida invited Rener Gracie to his house to watch the fights. After Pettis' amazing win, Rener invited Lyoto to his garage to break it down!
09/02/2013
UFC declines to renew Roger Gracie's contract
UFC declines to renew Roger Gracie's contract
Ivan Raupe of Brazil's Combate is reporting that the UFC declined to renew 6-2 middleweight Roger Gracie's contract, leaving him a free agent.
08/05/2013
Cesar Gracie: We're going to see Anderson Silva start to lose fights
Cesar Gracie: We're going to see Anderson Silva start to lose fights
"All-in-all we’re gonna see Anderson Silva start to lose fights I think," said Cesar Gracie. "And start to be a lot more human than he has been in the past.”
07/25/2013
Renzo Gracie: My first fight, I submitted him three times
Renzo Gracie: My first fight, I submitted him three times
Renzo Gracie is a hugely admired, even beloved figure in mixed martial arts for a large number of reasons, not the least of which is he can tell a hell of a story.
07/24/2013
20 years later, participants and creator reflect on UFC 1
20 years later, participants and creator reflect on UFC 1
Sports Illustrated recently took an indepth look at the creation of mixed martial arts with UFC 1 and spoke to eight participants to reflect on the historic event.
07/24/2013
White: No bout offer made to Nick Diaz
White: No bout offer made to Nick Diaz
A day after Cesar Gracie told BJPenn.com that UFC president Dana White had offered Diaz a return UFC fight, White told MMAFighting.com on Thursday the opposite.
07/18/2013
Report: Nick Diaz offered new UFC bout
Report: Nick Diaz offered new UFC bout
It looks as though Nick Diaz's retirement from mixed martial arts may be short-lived, something that most fans were hoping for and looking forward to.
07/18/2013
Matt Serra: Why I retired
Matt Serra: Why I retired
"You don't want to be that guy that hangs out at the party too long," said Matt Serra. "Glory, getting your hand raised, being in the midst of battle, that's like a drug."
07/17/2013
Gracie: Weidman was fading, Silva clowned too much
Gracie: Weidman was fading, Silva clowned too much
Anderson Silva: "He is the champion, he is an example in the sport. He has a fantastic history as UFC fighter and should be respectful and act in a proper manner."
07/09/2013
Kennedy defeats Gracie by decision
Kennedy defeats Gracie by decision
UFC 162 featured an intriguing light heavyweight bout between jiu-jitsu expert Roger Gracie and Tim Kennedy, both of whom are transfers over from the now defunct Strikeforce.
07/06/2013
UFC 162 predictions by Joanne
UFC 162 predictions by Joanne
Joanne likes Cub Swanson, Tim Boetsch, Roger Gracie, Frankie Edgar, and Anderson Silva from the UFC 162 main card, which airs live on PPV, tonight!
07/06/2013
Gracie: Family name gives me more power
Gracie: Family name gives me more power
Roger Gracie: "Every single time I fought in my whole life, I always had to deal with that pressure, the fact that I have a Gracie last name."
07/05/2013
Kennedy talks fight for freedom of speech, and KOing Gracie
Kennedy talks fight for freedom of speech, and KOing Gracie
"I want people to say things that I totally disagree with, that makes my blood boil, that is so awful, but I want them to have that right." said Tim Kennedy.
07/04/2013
When Renzo Gracie was a 14-year-old bouncer in a brothel
When Renzo Gracie was a 14-year-old bouncer in a brothel
"I stayed there for three months and a half," related Renzo Gracie. "I not only work as a bouncer in a nice house, but they even give me the ladies’ service for free!"
07/01/2013
Gracie: Anderson Silva 'not a humble guy'
Gracie: Anderson Silva 'not a humble guy'
Renzo Gracie: "Even though he may speak humbly when he talks, when he's in the ring he doesn't act humble. He puts down his opponents."
06/28/2013
LEGACY: A Roger Gracie mini documentary
LEGACY: A Roger Gracie mini documentary
The UG gets an exclusive first look behind the scenes as submission master Roger Gracie prepares for Tim Kennedy who he fights on the main card at UFC 162.
06/26/2013
Royce Gracie: Diaz brothers remind me of my own family
Royce Gracie: Diaz brothers remind me of my own family
“I like Nick Diaz and Nate Diaz, Gilbert Melendez, that whole group," said Royce Gracie. "They remind me a lot of my family. They don’t take BS from anybody."
06/24/2013
Roger Gracie: Chris Weidman can tap anyone, even me
Roger Gracie: Chris Weidman can tap anyone, even me
"Chris Weidman can tap anyone, even me," said Roger Gracie. "It’s just a matter of if he can put Anderson Silva in those situations."
06/23/2013
Bravo: I've wanted this rematch for 10 years
Bravo: I've wanted this rematch for 10 years
Eddie Bravo: "Nobody had to convince me to do this. I've been wanting the rematch for the last ten years. I thought it would be great."
06/10/2013
Royce Gracie: MMA is not a style
Royce Gracie: MMA is not a style
"But you don't teach a mix," said Royce Gracie. "People come up to me all the time and ask, "Do you teach UFC style?" [Laughs.] UFC is a brand. It's not a martial art."
06/10/2013
Metamoris 2 results, plus Gracie and Bravo to rematch
Metamoris 2 results, plus Gracie and Bravo to rematch
10 years ago then brown belt Eddie Bravo shocked the grappling world by tapping Royler Gracie at the Abu Dhabi Submission Wrestling World Championship.
06/09/2013