Posts Tagged ‘Grappling for MMA’

Ben Henderson and the Importance of the Gi (Kimono)

Why is Ben Henderson one of the greatest fighters on the planet? Part of the reason is the UFC Lightweight champion still trains and competes regularly with the kimono in Brazilian Jiu Jitsu.  It’s no coincidence that four of the current UFC Champions are either brown or black belts in BJJ. The best MMA fighters in the world; […]

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GSP talks Brazilian Jiu Jitsu and the Kimono

Watch this interview with UFC welterweight champion Georges St. Pierre talking about the importance of training jiu jitsu and training with the kimono (also referred to as the “gi”). There are alot of people who criticize training in the kimono because they say it doesn’t make you better at MMA. The real reason behind the […]

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