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  1. Q&A: Premier MMA coach Chris ForanRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Oct 6 | Fightrs Only Magazine

    ... I was introduced to Brazilian jiu-jitsu by Keenan Cornelius' father. I returned to the UK and found that Roger Gracie had just opened a club in London and, in my usual obsessive way, I started training twice a day. I've been training with Roger for ...


  2. Tim Kennedy on Yoel Romero: 'I don't think I'll have a problem taking him down'Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 18, 2014 | BloodyElbow

    ... Romero's takedowns, the former Strikeforce middleweight referred to his recent upset victories over Roger Gracie and Michael Bisping as evidence to his ground fighting skills. "It seems like people say that every time. People said that about my last ...


  3. Pic: Georges St. Pierre Gets Fruity With Brazilian BuddiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 9, 2014 | MMA Mania

    Just a couple of big-chill boys sittin' around, eatin' some fruit. Acai, to be exact, and considering Georges St. Pierre -- one of the world's top MMA fighters -- is keeping company with grappling legends Roger Gracie and Braulio Estima, there's a pretty good chance you'd get your shit pushed in for taking a berry without asking.


  4. BJJ Fact Grinder: Ronaldo 'Jacare' SouzaRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 4, 2014 | BloodyElbow

    ... Jacare won his first black belt IBJJF World Championship in the Absolute, or Openweight , Division by defeating Roger Gracie on points, despite getting his arm broken in the match. In his career with the IBJJF, Jacare also would win a championship ...


  5. One FC Reign of Champions: Ben Askren sends out a message and 4 other things we learnedRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 3, 2014 |

    ... to watch a fighter who seems to have finally found a home. He wants to be a ONE FC world champion, and with Roger Gracie and Brandon Vera now on their books, the Asian promotion have the quality to test whether he is ready. It may not happen ...


  6. 'King Mo' Lawal's Career Will Be in a Death Spiral If He Loses to Dustin JacobyRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 2, 2014 | BleacherReport

    ... has been quite the letdown. where he would lose his only moment of holding a mainstream title. After a win over Roger Gracie he would be forced out of competition due to a knee injury, which would become a recurring issue in his career. In 2012 he ...


  7. Roger Gracie, Others Agree To Deals With One FCRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 24, 2014 |

    ONE FC announced the signing of Roger Gracie late Wednesday night, agreeing to a multi-fight contract with the Brazilian jiu-jitsu world champion.


  8. One FC Signs 10-Time BJJ World Champion Roger GracieRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 21, 2014 | Cage Pages

    Jan 12, 2013; Oklahoma City, OK, USA; Roger Gracie seen after winning his bout with Anthony Smith in their Strikeforce MMA Lightweight bout at the Chesapeake Energy Arena.


  9. Out of Retirement, Roger Gracie Tops List of Seven New One FC SigningsRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 20, 2014 | MMA Weekly

    Ten time Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu world champion Roger Gracie is among seven new signings announced on Friday by ONE FC .


  10. One Fighting Championship Signs Roger Gracie to Multi-Fight ContractRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 20, 2014 | Sherdog

    One Fighting Championship continues to bolster its roster, as the Singapore-based promotion announced that it has signed Roger Gracie to a multi-bout deal.


  11. Grappling is one of the oldest sports in the world - so why can't video games do it properly?Read the original story w/Photo

    Aug 10, 2014 | Eurogamer

    ... are so many nuances and techniques," says Jude Samuel, a black belt in Brazilian jiu-jitsu under the legendary Roger Gracie. "And then there's the feel of it. Even grapplers like to see people get knocked out, but grappling is one of those things ...


  12. Roger Gracie signs with One FC, plans to compete in both MMA and BJJRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 7, 2014 |

    Roger Gracie has signed a multi-fight deal with One FC on Thursday and is expected to make his promotional debut later this year.


  13. Ufc veteran Roger Gracie set to join One FC, moving back up to light heavyweightRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 7, 2014 | BloodyElbow

    Roger Gracie is heading to Asia and will be joining the ranks of ONE Fighting Championship.


  14. Roger Gracie close to signing with One FCRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 5, 2014 |

    Roger Gracie took a year out to decide his fighting future, and he might find a new home in Asia.


  15. Roger Gracie calls UFC a 'monopoly' and insists he parted ways after refusing pay cutRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 5, 2014 | MMA Mania

    After losing to Tim Kennedy in a lackluster affair at UFC 162 back in July of 2013, Roger Gracie went one-and-done inside the Ultimate Fighting Championship Octagon.


  16. Roger Gracie Explains Why He Left The UFC - Calls Them a MonopolyRead the original story

    Aug 5, 2014 |

    Roger Gracie Explains Why He Left The UFC - Calls Them a Monopoly Posted by Larry Csonka on 08.05.2014 They offered him less than he was making in Strikeforce... - Roger Gracie recently explained why he left the UFC in a recent interview with Opovo .


  17. Roger Gracie calls the UFC a 'monopoly'Read the original story w/Photo

    Aug 5, 2014 | BloodyElbow

    ... thoughts about Zuffa's business practices and explains why he left the organization. Strikeforce and UFC vet Roger Gracie opened up to Brazilian outlet Opovo about Zuffa and explains his perspective on leaving the organization. Translation by ...


  18. Yoel Romero vs. Tim Kennedy: An Early Head-to-Toe BreakdownRead the original story

    Jul 15, 2014 | BleacherReport

    ... a plan and not rush it. He has proved his defensive ability against elite grapplers. Ronaldo "Jacare" Souza and Roger Gracie could not submit him. On the flip side, Kennedy has finished eight of his 18 victories via submission. If Romero can ...


  19. Atascadero's Kennedy defeats Gracie in UFC debutRead the original story

    Jul 6, 2013 |

    Atascadero mixed martial artist Tim Kennedy won his Ultimate Fighting Championship debut Saturday night, winning a middleweight bout by unanimous decision over Roger Gracie as part of UFC 162 at the MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas.


  20. Yoel Romero vs. Tim Kennedy Set for UFC 178Read the original story

    Jul 8, 2014 | BleacherReport

    ... undefeated in the UFC at 3-0. The outspoken former Green Beret owns UFC decision victories over jiu-jitsu ace Roger Gracie and title challenger Michael Romero (8-1) is undefeated in the UFC at 4-0. All four of those wins also coincide with Romero's ...