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Nicky Ryan: A BJJ Prodigy

Some refer to Nicky Ryan as Jiu-Jitsu king Gordon Ryan’s little brother, but he is way more than that. He is a BJJ blackbelt under John Danaher and one of the most elite No-Gi competitors

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Garry Lee Tonon: The Lion Killer

Without a doubt one of the most exciting grapplers of the last decade has been Garry “The Lion Killer” Tonon. Since he exploded onto the scene with his performance at ADCC 2013, he had made his mark

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A Brief Overview of the Basic Brazilian Jiu Jitsu Positions

Are you new to Brazilian Jiu Jitsu? If you’re just starting out, it can often get intimidating on the various techniques and positions available for you.  In this guide, we go over some of

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The Danaher Death Squad – The History Behind the Squad

If you have spent any amount of time in Jiu Jitsu, then more than likely you have heard of the famous Danaher Death Squad. For the better part of a decade, the world of competitive Jiu Jitsu has been dominated

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Polaris 10 Results: Nicky Ryan Defeats Urijah Faber via Unanimous Decision

Polaris 10 grappling event went down last night (Saturday, May 25, 2019) from The Lighthouse in Poole, Dorset, England, and streamed globally on UFC Fight Pass. The main event of the evening brought an

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