Search Results For "Gracie"

TITLE DATE POSTED SOURCE
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
GOAT Renzo Gracie interview
GOAT Renzo Gracie interview
"I ask everybody to forget Renzo; just remember the Gracie name. Gracie name is the famous jiu-jitsu…the amazing people who precede me."
05/31/2013
Renzo Gracie explains the meaning of Jiu-Jitsu
Renzo Gracie explains the meaning of Jiu-Jitsu
"Jiu-Jitsu in Brazil has a big difference - we are like artists, by nature," explains Renzo Gracie. "Constantly we trying to add beauty to movements."
05/11/2013
Bendo vs. Gil scoring provides opportunity to reflect on judging in MMA
Bendo vs. Gil scoring provides opportunity to reflect on judging in MMA
SCAC Judge Wade Vierra's scoring of the Benson Henderson vs. Gil Melendez fight provides an opportunity to talk about bias, competence, and what the sport needs.
04/22/2013
Nate Diaz now under new management
Nate Diaz now under new management
Nick Diaz has enlisted the management services of Mike Kogan, who heads Real Talk Entertainment, representing Roy Nelson, Mo Lawal, and more.
04/10/2013
Cesar: I think Nick has overpaid his taxes
Cesar: I think Nick has overpaid his taxes
"I'm not an accountant, obviously," said Cesar Gracie. "Nick Diaz has paid hundreds of thousands in taxes... I think his issue is he needs to properly file."
03/18/2013
Braulio Estima gives his side of Nick Diaz camp shoving incident
Braulio Estima gives his side of Nick Diaz camp shoving incident
"After the fight went to shake hands with all the members from Nick Diaz," said Braulio Estima. "Even Dana came to straight after and said thanks for not pushing back."
03/17/2013
White: Nick Diaz is fascinating, Cesar Gracie is a dick
White: Nick Diaz is fascinating, Cesar Gracie is a dick
"This is a guy who doesn’t give a $#!^ and doesn’t play by the rules, he isn’t the norm," said Dana White of Nick Diaz. "At one point it drove me crazy."
03/15/2013