UFC 167 Q&A Video: Royce Gracie, Dan Severn, Mark Coleman and Art Jimmerson Discuss UFC Early Days, Current UFC And More

Yesterday we aired the UFC 167 Q&A featuring UFC Hall of Famers Royce Gracie, Dan Severn, Mark Coleman and UFC 1 participant Art Jimmerson. The legends discussed UFC 1, the early years of the UFC and the current state of the company today. Watch the video above of the four participants. Follow Between The Ropes on Facebook and Twitter. The post UFC 167 Q&A Video: Royce Gracie...
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November 16, 2013  |  Discuss

Gracie talks 'crazy plans' for UFC 1

EPISODE 11 DOWNLOAD Rorion Gracie spells out how he and Conan The Barbarian filmmaker John Milius hatched the plan to create a spectacular new fighting arena 20 years ago, and why his brother Royce Gracie was chosen as the man to bring the gospel of Brazilian jiu-jitsu to America. Royce himself explains how strategy has changed over the years, and how he prepared for months for...
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November 12, 2013  |  Discuss

The Gracie Way

The Amazing Evan Shoman's Gracie Family Artwork UFC 1 was marketed to a young male demographic as a violent blood sport.  It was portrayed this way to get pay-per-view buys, but the real intention was to introduce the world to Gracie Jiu-Jitsu.  One of the UFC founders was Rorion Gracie.  His (and the Gracie Family) mission was to show that Gracie Jiu Jitsu was the discipline...
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June 27, 2013  |  Discuss

XFC Insider: Stephanie “Snowflake” Eggink

One of the brightest stars under the XFC banner going into April’s event is female competitor Stephanie “Snowflake” Eggink. Eggink came to the attention of John Prisco through Royce Gracie black belt- Rob Kahn long before she ever took a professional MMA fight, and when Prisco decided to increase the number of women’s bouts being featured [...]
April 01, 2013  |  Discuss

Royce Gracie Shows Off His Muscle

Not really sure if Royce sworn in as some sort of cop, detective or whatever. I still think I’d rather have the K-9 unit on me then Royce ripping my arm off. Royce Gracie Is Fan Friendly Ed O’Neill chokes out Royce Gracie
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March 19, 2013  |  Discuss

Jon Jones begins jiu-jitsu training at Gracie Barra to address ‘weakness’

Jon Jones began jiu-jitsu training at Gracie Barra in New Mexico this week to address what he calls his “weakness.” Already the UFC light heavyweight champion and considered one of the best pound-for-pound fighters in the world, Jones comes from a wrestling background. He was an All-American wrestler at Iowa Central Community College. He is also an outstanding striker, and...
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March 07, 2013  |  Discuss

Ed O’Neill Chokes Out Royce Gracie

Ed O’Neill played one of the most iconic figures in the history of T.V. – Ed Bundy.  He has another hit show on his hands with Modern Family and was seen having a little fun with MMA legend Royce Gracie on the set.  I wonder is Royce ever gets sick of getting choked out by people.  Thanks to our friends at for the pic. Cristiano Renaldo Chokes Out Royce Royce Is Cop Friendly
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January 10, 2013  |  Discuss

Royce Gracie Militia Man

Royce Gracie was a pioneer of MMA as he used to fight with no weight division, in a GI, and with no real rules to speak of.  He is a bad man.  Royce also enjoys shooting it up and preparing himself for Armageddon.  On a side note, a fact about me: I once rolled with Royce himself about 14 years ago when I attended a Gracie Jiu Jitsu Academy in Mesa, AZ.  I didn’t do so well...
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August 12, 2012  |  Discuss

Royce Gracie: “Why Come to Fight if You Gonna Run?”

Blood is thicker than water, homie. That’s why UFC Hall of Famer Royce Gracie (Pictured) didn’t hesitate to stick up for Nick Diaz, a Gracie Jiu-Jitsu family member, following Saturday’s highly controversial unanimous decision loss to Carlos Condit at UFC 143. “@nickdiaz209 won that fight in my opinion,” Gracie tweeted. “He is what every fighter should be a true martial...
February 07, 2012  |  1 Comment

Fight Hub TV Presents: The Top submissions of 2011

By Monta Wiley Tap, Snap, or Nap. Pick your poison to fall victim to. Since the days of Royce Gracie showcasing his dominance at UFC 1 and introducing the world to a new form of ground fighting, Submission Grappling (also known as Brazilian Jiu-jitsu) has elevated the fight game and opened the door to a [...]
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December 27, 2011  |  Discuss

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