Royce: BJJ moving in wrong direction

Royce Gracie on changes in BJJ academies: "Yah, it bothers me that martial arts in general are becoming not martial arts, but martial sports."

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he UFC has released five fighters following at least three consecutive losses: Igor Pokrajac, Rodrigo Damm, Tom Niinimaki, Mike Rhodes, and Sean Soriano.
 

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