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Rener Gracie details what Christmas festivities were like for as a child with grandfather, Helio playing the role of Santa Claus in the most unique way. A few years ago, I interviewed Rener Gracie near the holidays and he told me the most amazing story about the Gracie family Christmas celebrations they had when he was growing up. Today, I'd like to share it with you guys. I had originally put this out on my old website, so I'm copy/pasting it here for our readers. Imagine being a small child on read news >>

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Watch Kron Gracie compete in his first MMA bout. Tuesday night in Japan, Kron Gracie competed for the first time in Mixed Martial Arts and he had a successful debut as the headliner of Real FC 1. He took on a Korean wrestler in Kim Hyung-Su and Rickson Gracie's youngest son quickly showcased the grappling chops their family name has been synonymous with. After pulling guard, Kron immediately locked up an armbar and ended the fight in just 65 seconds. Kron trained with Nate and Nick Diaz, Gilbert read news >>

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Following in his father's footsteps, Kron Gracie tested his royal Brazilian jiu-jitsu pedigree in a pro MMA bout in Japan, a place where his father Rickson forever solidified his name in the sport's lore in the 1990s. And like Rickson did in his first bout in Japan in 1994, Kron scored a first-round submission win in his first fight in Japan. In what was his pro MMA debut, Kron put his top-flight grappling chops on display and submitted South Korean Hyung Soo-Kim with an armbar just 65 seconds i read news >>

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After months of training with Nick Diaz, Gilbert Melendez and Nate Diaz, jiu-jitsu wizard Kron Gracie finally made his MMA debut. Son of legendary fighter Rickson Gracie, the multiple time jiu-jitsu and grappling champion fought for the first time under MMA rules at Tuesday’s Real Fight Championship 1 in Tokyo, Japan, against fellow MMA newcomer Hyung Soo-Kim, and scored a 65-second armbar after pulling guard. Also on the card, Roberto "Satoshi" de Souza, who recently battled to a draw with Jake read news >>

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The Olympics might not feature Brazilian Jiu Jitsu any time soon, but Rolles Gracie, if he wants to make the effort, has a real shot of representing Brazil in the 2016 games...in freestyle wrestling. Igor, Gregor and Rolles, the sons of Rolls Gracie, have been trying their hands at freestyle wrestling. All three competed this weekend in New York City's Grapple at the Garden. It's fun to see decorated BJJ practitioners dabble in an Olympic style of wrestling, and though none of them won on Sunday read news >>

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Jiu-jitsu ace, Rolles Gracie discusses his upcoming wrestling match with King Mo Lawal, why he signed with WSOF and his thoughts on the class action suit against the UFC. Being a Gracie pretty much guarantees that you'll have grappling embedded in your genetic code. Sometimes, a forward thinking member (not that other Gracie's aren't forward-thinking, but we're focusing on Rolles in this post) will go the extra mile and incorporate an extra dose of another style in with their repertoire to advan read news >>

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Most fight fans know Muhammed Lawal for his tenure with Bellator MMA and Strikeforce, but long before he competed in MMA, “King Mo” was an extremely successful amateur wrestler. He returns to those roots today.Filed under: Bellator, News read news >>

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Bellator star, "King" Mo Lawal weighs in on the UFC lawsuit, why he left AKA, "Black Rob" and his opponent in today's Grapple at the Garden event, Rolles Gracie. Today, the third annual Grapple at the Garden event takes place in New York at the famed Madison Square Garden. The event features wrestling bouts from grade school through collegiate levels and has the team event rematch of Team Joe Warren vs Team Renzo Gracie. Among those on Joe Warren's team is Bellator light heavyweight star, King M read news >>

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Watch Rener Gracie and Mike Saffaie break down the important moments of UFC 181 and discuss the signing of CM Punk. Following an entertaining Saturday night of fights, the latest edition of the Gracie Breakdown recaps the biggest submissions of UFC 181. Rener Gracie and Mike Saffaie break down various fights, including Brendan Schaub's loss to Travis Browne, Raquel Pennington's bulldog choke at the buzzer and Anthony Pettis' submission finish. As CM Punk's jiu-jitsu instructor, Rener Gracie disc read news >>

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In this edition of Gracie Breakdown for UFC 181, Rener Gracie discusses Brendan Schaub's loss to Travis Browne, the two bulldog chokes, Anthony Pettis' win, CM Punk, and more. read news >>

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Ralek Gracie doesn't think CM Punk would last "more than a couple minutes" in Metamoris. But Brock Lesnar? Well that's a different story. Not sure if you heard, but over the weekend, the UFC announced the signing of former WWE champion Phil Brooks, better known as CM Punk. Since leaving pro wrestling earlier this year, Punk has been widely discussed as a possible MMA fighter due largely to his popularity and his long term very public interest in the sport. When discussing his credentials as a fi read news >>

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This past week’s “ONE FC 23: Warrior’s Way” event had some notable names and – thanks to the Asian promotion’s liberal rule set – some absolutely brutal finishes.Filed under: Featured Videos, News, Videos read news >>

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Bibiano Fernandes entered his ONE FC title defense as one of the most well-regarded bantamweights on the planet outside the UFC and certainly looked the part, choking out unbeaten challenger Dae Hwan Kim in the second round. "The Flash," a multiple-time BJJ world champion, was keen to get the fight into his world, shooting for a takedown in the opening seconds and, after some struggle, completing it against the cage. Kim looked to dissuade him with elbows, only to earn a yellow card for landing read news >>

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Watch how UFC vets Brandon Vera and Roger Gracie won their bouts in Manila. ONE FC hosted another event in Manila, and it featured Brandon Vera's homecoming of sorts as he fought in the Philippines for the first time in his career. He took on URCC heavyweight champion Igor Subora, and after a few good exchanges early, the UFC veteran landed a straight left that dropped the Manila-based Ukrainian and Vera followed up with soccer kicks for the finish. Roger Gracie also showcased a much improved st read news >>

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