Metamoris founder and jiu-jitsu black belt Ralek Gracie believes there's a right and wrong way to promote the sport of jiu-jitsu. Many of those lessons can be found in following what MMA promoters have done to sell their fighters and stories.
UFC on FX 8 fight card update: Hacran Dias vs. Nik Lentz featherweight fight announced for UFC on FX 8, which takes place at Arena Jaragua in Jaragua do Sul, Santa Catarina, Brazil, on May 18, 2013, with Manny Gamburyan hurt.
In the midst of a busy sports weekend grappling fans have a treat in the NCAA wrestling tournament and IBJJF Pan Ams will be taking place. Here are some things to watch, including Ben Henderson competing at brown belt.
Striking analyst Connor Ruebusch takes a look at the ever-changing style of Muhammed "King Mo" Lawal, and how he has landed himself in hot water on more than one occasion by making unnecessary adjustments to his game.
MMAmania.com resident fighter analyst Andrew Richardson breaks down the mixed martial arts (MMA) game of UFC 158 headliner Georges St. Pierre, who this weekend will look to retain his 170-pound title at Nick Diaz's expense in Montreal.
Is there a background or style that portends success in MMA? How much of pure wrestling is valuable in MMA? UFC middleweight turned light heavyweight Chael Sonnen explains the keys to success for having effective wrestling in mixed martial arts.
Updated fight card and rumors for UFC 162: "Silva vs. Weidman," set to go down on July 6, 2013, from the MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas, Nevada. See the full television line up and bout order for the Fourth of July Weekend extravaganza, inside.
UFC on FX 8 fight card update: Bantamweight sluggers -- Francisco "Cisco" Rivera and Hugo "Wolverine" Viana -- are set to collide at Arena Jaragua in Jaragua do Sul, Santa Catarina, Brazil, on May 18, 2013.
Strikeforce imports Tim Kennedy and Roger Gracie will both look to start their UFC career on the right foot on May 18, 2013, when they square off in a middleweight contest at UFC on FX 8: "Belfort vs. Rockhold" in Brazil.