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Charles Oliveira Says He’s A “Legend” After Breaking Royce Gracie’s UFC Record

Charles Oliveira has secured his place in the UFC record books. The Brazilian submitted Christos Giagos at UFC Sao Paulo this weekend (Sat. September 22, 2018) for a lightweight victory. Not only did Oliveira win the fight, but he broke a major UFC record in the process. Oliveira now surpasses...

UFC 225 Post-Fight Scrum: Oliveira Ties Royce Gracie’s UFC Submission Record

At UFC 225 on Saturday night, Charles Oliveira made history by earning a submission that ties him with Royce Gracie for the most in UFC fight history at ten, as he choked out Clay Guida with a guillotine in the first round of their preliminary bout on UFC Fight...

Royce Gracie Says ‘BJJ has Become Horrible Over Past 20 Years’

The UFC 1, 2 & 4 winner is one of the founding fathers of MMA and one of the most notable names in the world-famous Gracie BJJ clan Now a brand ambassador for Bellator, Gracie still holds a keen interest in MMA. Speaking to BloodyElbow recently, Gracie revealed his thoughts on...

Royce Gracie Doesn’t Like Rule Changes For Proposed ‘Legend’s League’

Royce Gracie doesn't agree with rule changes should a "Legend's League" ever materialize. The legendary mixed martial arts (MMA) competitor is well aware of Vitor Belfort's attempt to put the spotlight back on the MMA greats of yesteryear. Gracie certainly sees a place for legends in the sport today. He...

Bellator 175: Fans Invited to Meet Fedor Emelianenko and Royce Gracie at Tailgate Party

Bellator 175's rematch between Muhammed “King Mo” Lawal and Quinton “Rampage” Jackson is set for March 31 in Chicago, Illinois. The promotion have announced that fans wil have the opportunity to rub shoulders with current champions and some pretty recognisable MMA legends during the event. Bellator 175's tailgate party is scheduled...

Royce Gracie Says ‘Everyone Wants to See This Second Fight’ With Matt Hughes

Royce Gracie is intrigued by a potential rematch against Matt Hughes. Hughes, who is an Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) Hall of Famer, fought Gracie back in May 2006 at UFC 60. Hughes won the bout by TKO in the first round. It was Gracie's last fight inside the Octagon. Recently, Hughes...

UFC Hall of Famer Matt Hughes ‘In Talks With Promotion and Opponent’ For Surprise Comeback

The popular former fighter and MMA legend Matt Hughes is apparently in discussions with an unnamed promotion for a comeback in 2017. In the most unexpected news of the year so far, the 43-year-old Hughes stated on a recent episode of "Undeniable with Joe Buck" on the AT&T Audience Network...

Royce Gracie Talks About His Family’s Legacy, Women In MMA, Sex Before Fights

MMA legend Royce Gracie will be Joe Buck's guest on this week's episode of "Undeniable." During the hour-long interview, Buck and Gracie discuss the pressure that comes with having the last name of Gracie, and how the idea of the “Octagon” came to fruition. Gracie discusses these and a variety of...

Royce Gracie Says He’s Interested In MMA Fights With Sean Sherk & Dan Severn

Although he is approaching his 50th birthday, MMA legend and UFC Hall Of Famer Royce Gracie is apparently not ready to call it quits just yet. Gracie (15-2-3), who last fought at Bellator 149, defeating fellow MMA legend and UFC Hall Of Famer Ken Shamrock via first-round TKO back in...

Bellator Fan Fest To Include Royce Gracie, Randy Couture, Liam McGeary

Another Bellator fan fest will coincide with Bellator 154 next week in California, as MMA legends and current Bellator champion Liam McGeary appear. Set for Dave & Buster's from Milpitas, California, McGeary will be joined by Royce Gracie, Randy Couture, Cung Le, Mark Coleman and Jacob "Stitch" Duran. The event is...

Video: The Fight Game Documentary Featuring Royce Gracie, Tito Ortiz & More

https://youtu.be/DRkYKvTDi_I Hollymood Entertainment production company, led by frequent MMANews.com correspondent Michael Moody, has just released a new MMA documentary, directed by Michael Moody, titled, "The Fight Game," featuring such legendary names as former WWE Superstar and UFC Hall Of Famer Ken Shamrock, UFC Hall Of Famers Royce Gracie and Tito...

Royce Gracie, Wanderlei Silva Scheduled For Bellator 153 “Meet & Greet”

MMA legends Royce Gracie and Wanderlei Silva will be part of the upcoming Bellator 153 event, just not as active competitors. Instead, the two will appear at a special "Meet & Greet" for ticket holders on April 22 inside the Mohegan Sun Arena. The event goes down later that night,...

Royce Gracie On Ken Shamrock Testing Positive For Steroids: “It Made No Difference”

When Ken Shamrock was popped for steroids in his drug test for his Bellator 149 fight against Royce Gracie, the MMA world wasn't exactly shocked. When Royce Gracie himself found out, he didn't even seem to care. "I don’t think too much about it," Gracie told MMAFighting.com when asked about...

Sean Sherk Wants Fight With Royce Gracie In Bellator

Former UFC Lightweight champion Sean Sherk (36-4-1) is making headlines again after being out of the fight game since 2010. He officially announced his retirement in 2013 but is now having second thoughts and wants another chance to step inside the cage. He wants to fight a specific opponent and went on his...

Bellator 149 Draws Almost 2 Million Viewers On Spike

Bellator 149 on February 21st averaged 1.964M viewers on Spike TV. This surpasses their previous record set by Bellator 138 with 1.58M. Bellator 149 took place at the Toyota Center in Houston, and aired on prime time on Spike TV with prelims on Spike.com. The show was headlined by the...