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Former UFC champion Matt Hughes and Renzo Gracie will compete once again - this time it is in a grappling match at ADCC 2015. After meeting in the UFC octagon several years ago, Matt Hughes and Renzo Gracie will collide once again in a grappling contest at the Abu Dhabi Combat Club (ADCC) Submission Wrestling World Championships next year. "It's a done deal," Gracie told MMAFighting.com. "Matt asked to compete again at the ADCC and they offered me this wonderful fight. I wasn't expecting for thi read news >>

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Move over Anderson Silva and Nick Diaz, another "super fight" is coming in 2015. Nick Diaz and Anderson Silva aren't the only ones ending their hiatus from combat sports competition, as former Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) welterweight titleholder Matt Hughes plans on doing the same in 2015. But it won't be inside the world-famous Octagon. Hughes has been booked to take on Renzo Gracie in a grappling "super fight" at the prestigious Abu Dhabi Combat Club (ADCC) in 2015. Renzo himself anno read news >>

  • a month ago
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Matt Hughes and Renzo Gracie first fought at UFC 112 in 2010. Five years later, they will meet again – this time in a different combat arena. read news >>

  • a month ago
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Two MMA legends are set to collide once again, but they will do it outside of the Octagon. Matt Hughes and Renzo Gracie, who fought at the UFC 112 card in Abu Dhabi in 2010, will battle in a superfight at ADCC Submission Wrestling World Championship’s next edition, scheduled for September 2015 in Manaus, Brazil. "It’s a done deal," Gracie told MMAFighting.com. "Matt asked to compete again at the ADCC and they offered me this wonderful fight. I wasn’t expecting for this, but I immediately accepte read news >>

  • 2 months ago
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Read a heart warming story told by MMA legend in Renzo Gracie in a series of tweets as he was at the airport. The randomness of social media is fascinating. When I usually write these 'Tweet of the Day' posts from various members of the MMA community, usually it's either about hilarious moments, online arguments, or fighters calling each other out. Renzo Gracie has been featured here in the past, most notably when he was live tweeting as he handled two muggers in New York. This edition is a bit read news >>

  • 2 months ago
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Renzo thinks that five minute rounds in the UFC hurts the grappling in MMA. Member of the family that idealized the UFC, Renzo Gracie isn't satisfied with the current rules of the organization. The Jiu-Jitsu master thinks that grappling exchanges can't develop in a fight because of the time limit and 10 minute round - like in Pride - would be more appropriate, according to his interview to MSN. The MMA of today isn't set for Jiu-Jitsu fighters, I have no doubt of it. What a ground fighter can do read news >>

  • 3 months ago
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The week's most interesting bits from the MMA and UFC twitter world. A few updates on what's been going on in the MMA & UFC Twitterverse -- There's a ton of tweets below, but first, don't forget to follow me on twitter and instagram: @antontabuena Oh, and these guys are probably worth following as well: The Official BloodyElbow Twitter Account, Kid Nate, Brent Brookhouse, Richard Wade, Chris Barton, D.E.O, Scott Broussard, Tim Burke, Matt Bishop, Fraser Coffeen, Dallas Winston, KJ Gould, Ben Tha read news >>

  • 3 months ago
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Renzo Gracie has finally gone public with his account of the 1OAK night club melee in New York City (see the video here), one that saw him and his cousins arrested for assault (more on that here). While the jiu-jitsu legend is due back in court later this summer, Gracie insists the whole ordeal was one big misunderstanding, following a bogus report from a bouncer who was too chicken to fight after finding himself flat on his back. Hear Gracie explain it soup-to-nuts in the audio clip below and g read news >>

  • 3 months ago
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Renzo Gracie discusses last week's run-in with the law. read news >>

  • 3 months ago
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Renzo Gracie went on The MMA Hour to explain the "misunderstanding" that took place outside a nightclub in New York. Renzo Gracie has finally decided to share his side of the story on his nightclub brawl in New York City last week. The UFC and PRIDE veteran, along with Andre Gusmao, and cousins Igor and Gregor Gracie were arrested outside the 1 OAK nightclub in New York following a brawl that involved one of the bouncers at the club. They were all arrested and charged with misdemeanour assault b read news >>

  • 3 months ago
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Renzo Gracie finally opened up. The MMA veteran was arrested a week ago at 1 OAK club in New York and charged for gang assault after sending a nightclub doorman to the hospital. During an interview to Ariel Helwani on The MMA Hour on Tuesday, Gracie told his side of the story. According to the UFC and PRIDE veteran, he was coming back from Andre Gusmao’s birthday party with some friends, including fellow fighters Gregor Gracie and Igor Gracie, when they decided to go to the club. "In reality, pe read news >>

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