1. EA Sports UFC: Royce Gracie Will Be Unlockable Fighter in the Game

    First Bruce Lee , now this. EA Sports has announced that Brazilian jiu-jitsu legend Royce Gracie will be an unlockable bonus for fans who preorder EA Sports UFC on Xbox 360, Xbox One, PlayStation 3 and PlayStation 4...

    Brian Mazique Written by Brian Mazique about 3 months ago 342 reads 2 comments

  2. Eddie Bravo vs. the Gracies: Is MMA's First Family Harming Its Reputation?

    Royce Gracie ’s place in MMA history is assured. Without his efforts at UFC 1, the current combat sports landscape would likely be almost unrecognizable...

    James MacDonald Written by James MacDonald about 4 months ago 15,979 reads 56 comments

  3. Georges St-Pierre, Royce Gracie and the Thrill of Honoring MMA's Past

    LAS VEGAS—Georges St-Pierre can trace a direct line from November 12, 1993, all the way to November 16, 2013...

    Jeremy Botter Written by Jeremy Botter about 8 months ago 10,512 reads 24 comments

  4. Twenty Years of UFC: The Changes, the Styles and the Future

    An awful lot has changed in 20 years. Twenty years ago, Royce Gracie swept through the first Ultimate Fighting Championship in what was essentially an extended advertisement for Gracie Jiu Jitsu...

    Jack Slack Written by Jack Slack about 8 months ago 10,833 reads 16 comments

  5. UFC 20th Anniversary: Remembering MMA's Bad Old Days

    When we were in high school, my friend Thatcher’s parents had a Bowflex in their living room. Of course they did. It was the ’90s. Thatcher’s house was the first place I ever saw the UFC...

    Chad Dundas Written by Chad Dundas about 9 months ago 15,388 reads 19 comments