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Grappling Report: Buchecha wins MMA debut, Rodriguez reveals why DDS split


A rundown of the biggest headlines and news from the world of competitive grappling.

Gordon Ryan Retires: ‘I’m Essentially Useless’


Gordon Ryan, a grappling and no-gi BJJ specialist with multiple ADCC world championships to his name, retires due to health issues prior to his ONE Championship debut vs. Shinya Aoki.

ONE Championship signs ADCC gold medalist Gordon Ryan to MMA, grappling deal


Gordon Ryan is expected to make the transition from grappling to MMA at ONE Championship.

Gilbert Burns: ‘The difference between me and Kamaru Usman, he wants to dominate you … I want to finish you’


Gilbert Burns recounts his many years training alongside Kamaru Usman, the coaches and teammates now helping him prepare for UFC 258 and what will ultimately separate them when they meet on...

Rob Font reflects on ‘told you so,’ career-altering finish of Marlon Moraes at UFC Vegas 17


After a year away recovering from a torn ACL, Rob Font’s UFC Vegas 17 performance couldn’t have gone any better—unless you add in the fact that he proved several doubters wrong in the process.