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Roger Gracie

Roger Gracie: Winning ONE Championship Belt...

May 22, 2016Comments off817 Views

Despite his many accomplishments, Roger Gracie says, "Becoming the ONE light heavyweight world champion means more than all of my BJJ world titles."

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Michal Pasternak Brings a Never Say Die Att...

May 03, 2016Comments off741 Views

Roger Gracie's name nor accomplishments instill fear in Michal Pasternak, who hopes to defeat him for the inaugural ONE Championship light heavyweight title.

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While Roger Gracie Loves BJJ, His Heart is ...

May 02, 2016Comments off953 Views

Following a nearly two year layoff, light-heavyweight Roger Gracie of the famed Gracie Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu clan is ready to return to MMA in a battle

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Roger Gracie to Fight Michael Pasternak for...

Apr 27, 2016Comments off1001 Views

Roger Gracie and Michael Pasternak will fight for the inaugural ONE Championship light heavyweight title.

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James McSweeney Aims to be a Two-Division O...

Nov 29, 2014Comments off1759 Views

His MMA career may have gotten off to a rocky start, but UFC veteran James McSweeney is looking to make up for lost time, eyeing


Out of Retirement, Roger Gracie Tops List o...

Aug 21, 2014Comments off1658 Views

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

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UFC 162 Results: Tim Kennedy Grinds Out a U...

Jul 06, 2013Comments off1336 Views

After taking a little heat for his fighter pay comments leading up to UFC 162 on Saturday night in Las Vegas, Tim Kennedy surely wanted


Roger Gracie Happy to Continue His Family&#...

Jul 04, 2013Comments off747 Views

Any time that a fighter's name has Gracie in it there is going to be added pressure. Roger Gracie, however, seems to handle that pressure

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Seventeen Fighters That Are Picking Chris W...

Jul 02, 2013Comments off3536 Views

Some of the biggest names in the UFC weigh-in on the UFC 162: Silva vs. Weidman main event between champion Anderson Silva and Chris Weidman,


Tim Kennedy Apologizes to UFC for Fighter P...

Jun 28, 2013Comments off977 Views

Tim Kennedy recently criticized how little UFC fighters are paid, but on Thursday, he issued a statement retracting his comments and apologizing for them.


UFC 162 Heavy on 185ers, Adds Mark Munoz vs...

Mar 07, 2013Comments off1188 Views

The UFC middleweight title fight between Anderson Silva and Chris Weidman heads UFC 162, but the card also features middleweight bouts pitting Mark Munoz vs.


Strikeforce Champions Gets Lorenz Larkin vs...

Nov 29, 2012Comments off1025 Views

Strikeforce isn’t giving up without a fight... well, they’re at least not giving up on what is expected to be their final event without a


Strikeforce Results: Roger Gracie Earns Una...

Jul 14, 2012Comments off889 Views

Successful in his Strikeforce middleweight debut, Roger Gracie scored a unanimous decision over Keith Jardine on Saturday night.

Strikeforce Play-by-Play: Roger Gracie vs. ...

Jul 11, 2012Comments off568 Views

Strikeforce Rockhold vs. Kennedy play-by-play of Roger Gracie vs. Keith Jardine.

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Lawler vs. Larkin, Gracie vs. Jardine Confi...

May 10, 2012Comments off944 Views

The next major Strikeforce card will be headed to the Rose Garden in Portland, Ore. on July 14, and two more fights have been confirmed

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Roger Gracie Meets Keith Jardine at Strikef...

May 07, 2012Comments off1108 Views

Roger Gracie will make his middleweight debut this summer against former UFC fighter Keith Jardine at a Strikeforce event scheduled for July.

Medical Suspensions Handed to Five Fighters...

Sep 12, 2011Comments off613 Views

Following the Strikeforce World Grand Prix Semfinals show this weekend, the Ohio Athletic Commission has handed down suspensions to five fighters that competed on the

Strikeforce Results: “King Mo” ...

Sep 10, 2011Comments off719 Views

Former Strikeforce light heavyweight titleholder Muhammed "King Mo" Lawal handed Roger Gracie his first career loss on Saturday in Cincinnati.

Strikeforce Barnett vs. Kharitonov Play-by-...

Sep 09, 2011Comments off482 Views

Strikeforce Heavyweight Grand Prix Semifinals: Barnett vs. Kharitonov play-by-play of Muhammed "King Mo" Lawal vs. Roger Gracie on Saturday, Sept. 10, 2011, at U.S. Bank

Strikeforce Pre-Fight: Roger Gracie Unsure ...

Sep 08, 2011Comments off404 Views

Undefeated Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu ace Roger Gracie knows all about King Mo Lawal's wrestling pedigree, but he's not sure he's willing to go to the ground

Strikeforce Pre-Fight: King Mo Lawal Not Ha...

Sep 08, 2011Comments off505 Views

There's been a lot of news going on in the MMA world, but former Strikeforce light heavyweight champion King Mo Lawal believes people are losing

King Mo Lawal Wants Nothing to do with a Va...

Sep 08, 2011Comments off460 Views

King Mo Lawal is happy to fight Dan Henderson for the Strikeforce light heavyweight title, but if he vacates the belt, the former champion says

Strikeforce: Roger Gracie Confident His Tec...

Sep 07, 2011Comments off813 Views

"He’s very dangerous and he’s very fast... He’s not the most technical fighter out there." That would be Roger Gracie's assessment of King Mo Lawal,

MMAWeekly Radio Thursday: Roger Gracie, ...

Sep 01, 2011Comments off657 Views

Closing out this week of radio, MMAWeekly welcomes Strikeforce fighter Roger Gracie, legendary referee and author 'Big' John McCarthy, new UFC signee Junior Assuncao and

Strikeforce & M-1 Global: Fedor vs. He...

Jul 24, 2011Comments off1263 Views

Strikeforce: Fedor vs. Henderson event on July 30, 2011, in Chicago, fight card rumors.

King Mo Holds Court: Would Fight Fedor, Jon...

Jul 24, 2011Comments off544 Views

Muhammed "King Mo" Lawal has a fight coming up with Roger Gracie for Strikeforce on Sept. 10, but now that Strikeforce and UFC are under

Muhammed ‘King Mo’ Lawal vs. Ro...

Jun 28, 2011Comments off1015 Views

Following an injury that forced Roger Gracie off the July 30 Strikeforce card, his bout with Muhammed 'King Mo' Lawal has been rebooked for Sept

“King Mo” Lawal’s Return ...

Jun 25, 2011Comments off789 Views

Muhammed "King Mo" Lawal will have his return to MMA postponed to September, as Roger Gracie has sustained an injury that has forced him out

Strikeforce: Fedor vs. Henderson Card Adds ...

Jun 05, 2011Comments off933 Views

Two more bouts have been officially added to the upcoming Strikeforce: Fedor vs. Henderson card set for July 30 in Chicago including a title fight


Strikeforce Working “Really Hard̶...

Apr 23, 2011Comments off1127 Views

Strikeforce CEO Scott Coker says they are working hard to put together a super fight between Fedor Emelianenko and Dan Henderson, but the "devil's in