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SHARE THIS NEWS   Fabrício Werdum is our man on the cover to celebrate being the first athlete to have become champion at the IBJJF Worlds (as a black belt), the ADCC and the UFC. He talks about his life and career and teaches some of his techniques. Find inside also Bruno Malfacine, Erberth Santos,…

Jiu-Jitsu: Watch the incredible speed of 6x World Champion, Bruno Malfacine

SHARE THIS NEWS In this video, BJJPix.com shows Alliance’s black belt and six times World Champion, Bruno Malfacine displaying unbelievable speed while performing accurate transition work in Jiu-Jitsu. Check it out:

World Jiu-Jitsu Expo: Bruno Malfacine is the latest addition to roster of free seminars

SHARE THIS NEWS The 2014 World Jiu-Jitsu Expo is shaping up to be one of the best events of the year. Despite an already star-studded schedule, new attractions continue to be announced. Six-time roosterweight world champion Bruno Malfacine is the latest addition to the free seminar roster. Malfa will be teaching his free class October…

Celebrate Malfacine’s birthday and watch how he won his sixth world title

SHARE THIS NEWS Alliance’s Bruno Malfacine is the most accomplished roosterweight of all times. With six world titles as a black belt, Bruninho leaves the competition way behind. Today, August 28, he turns 28 years old. Aggressive and known for always playing forward, Malfacine reached glory at the 2014 Worlds after a close battle with…

Worlds: Black belt Joao Miyao enters roosterweight division, supports new double-guard rule

SHARE THIS NEWS As with every World Championship, the choice of division for each black belt is a careful strategy. You’ll find that many athletes enter divisions that are below their normal weight categories. Some will even enter a division much higher than their walking weight. But the sacrifice is always evident even before the…

SHARE THIS NEWS Today when we think of world champion Caio Terra we think of refined technique and close battles with his rivalry against Bruno Malfacine. At the 2008 World Championship, Caio met Bruno in a semi-final match that is considered one of the most exciting Jiu-Jitsu matches. On his birthday today, the technical ace…

SHARE THIS NEWS The black belt adult open class at the IBJJF Atlanta Open on Saturday, August 31 brought forth Alliance’s Lucas Lepri and Bruno Malfacine as the joined winners. Normally a roosterweight at the world championships of which he has received gold four times at black belt, Malfacine took on the absolute this time…

Atlanta Open: Lepri, Malfacine close absolute, Traven BJJ takes teams title

SHARE THIS NEWS The 2013 Atlanta Open has been a fierce dispute between Alliance and Roberto Traven BJJ. The two teams based in the city ruled over the event this Saturday, in Georgia. In the adult open class black belt division, teammates Lucas Lepri and Bruno Malfacine closed out the final. Lepri secured the gold…

Celebrate Bruno Malfacine’s birthday by enjoying his speedy ninja skills

SHARE THIS NEWS Today Bruno Malfacine turns another year older so let’s celebrate his contributions to the world of Jiu-Jitsu as a multiple-time world champion and pioneer for the smaller guys. His speedy skills have moved him far up in the ranks letting everyone know that the lighter black belts refuse to go unnoticed. Check…

Romulo Barral to face a world champion at World Jiu-Jitsu Expo

SHARE THIS NEWS   The pride of Diamantina, Brazil, Romulo Barral became a four-time world champion this past June and a member of the Jiu-Jitsu Hall of Fame. With plenty of credentials, the black belt medium-heavyweight of Gracie Barra was invited to star in one of the superfights of the World Jiu-Jitsu Expo, which takes…

Marcus Buchecha plans to attend and also fight in Jiu-Jitsu Expo in November

SHARE THIS NEWS Although the second edition of the World Jiu-Jitsu Expo will be in November, on 9 and 10, the temperature of the event has already started to heat up. Days after training with surfing idol Kelly Slater, the absolute world champion Marcus “Buchecha” Almeida met with the organization and will participate in a…

Who fights Rodolfo Vieira at the Jiu-Jitsu Expo? You decide

SHARE THIS NEWS Preparations for the second edition of the World Jiu-Jitsu Expo continue at a fast pace. The event promoted by Renzo Gracie will be held on 9 and 10 of November, in Long Beach, Calif., and the attractions look promising. On Wednesday, organizers confirmed the presence of another star in one of the…

Jiu-Jitsu Expo brings Mendes bros., Ryron and Rener Gracie, plus 10 free seminars

SHARE THIS NEWS   The second edition of the World Jiu-Jitsu Expo, in Long Beach, California, is still a few months away (Nov. 9-10), but the Jiu-Jitsu community already waits anxiously. Aware of this, the promoters are now divulging several of the attractions. This Friday, the GRACIEMAG team learned that there are at least 12…

Jiu-Jitsu Expo announces first no-gi match, between Brazilian and American

SHARE THIS NEWS   On November 9 and 10, Long Beach, California, will host the second World Jiu-Jitsu Expo, the super-event launched by Renzo Gracie last year. And the first big attractions are already being announced. Organizers confirmed to GRACIEMAG this Tuesday the first Jiu-Jitsu superfight of the Expo – a no-gi match between a Brazilian star…

Bruno Malfacine to hold seminars for first time in NY/NJ July 20/21

SHARE THIS NEWS Don’t miss the chance to learn from five-time world champion black belt Bruno Malfacine. If you’re in the tri-state area you have two chances to attend one of these seminars by the Alliance roosterweight superstar. Everyone is welcome, no matter your affiliation. Saturday, July 20 in Queens, NY at Queens MMA: 3249 Francis…

Who’s who in the realm of the BJJ Worlds

SHARE THIS NEWS When I decided to pull up my sleeves to produce the book “Jiu-Jitsu Worlds–A Tale in Photos,” I faced the classic challenge of choosing how to define the editing criteria. Who should be in the book, and how much space should they be given? It’s impossible to be absolutely objective, but regarding history and…