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What BJJ belt is Jocko Willink?

BJJ Black Belt Jocko Willink is a former Navy Seal Commander and a fellow BJJ Black Belt. He regularly touts the benefits of Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu on his podcast.

What BJJ belt is Conor McGregor?

black belt Conor McGregor’s black belt in jiu jitsu is coming, his head coach, John Kavanagh, told Business Insider. The Dublin fighter has brown-belt status, and though he is one rung below black, he’s more revered for his ability during stand-up combat.Jan 17, 2020

What belt is Ashton Kutcher?

brown belt TV and movie star Ashton Kutcher was awarded his brown belt in Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu, putting him just one step away from a black belt. A true A-list celebrity has leveled up in the “gentle art.”Oct 30, 2019

What does BJ Penn stand for?

Baby Jay His nickname “B.J.” is a shortened version of another nickname “Baby Jay”, which itself derives from the fact that Penn is the youngest of his brothers all named “Jay Dee Penn”. B.J.’s father, who is Irish and English, named 3 of his 4 children “Jay Dee”, while the fourth is Reagan.

Did BJ Penn have 2 belts?

Penn made short work of Stevenson en route to capturing his second UFC title and becoming only the second man to have a UFC title in two weight classes. In his next fight, Penn would defeat former UFC lightweight champion Sean Sherk via TKO.Jul 26, 2011

Did BJ Penn ruin his legacy?

Coupled with having the longest losing streak in UFC history, many feel Penn is ruining his own legacy both as a fighter and a person.Aug 30, 2019

Who has the most UFC wins of all time?

Donald “Cowboy” Cerrone The record holder for most wins in the UFC, is – Donald “Cowboy” Cerrone, a 37-year old American MMA fighter who actively participates in several combat sports since 2002.

Is GSP the best ever?

Georges St-Pierre is widely regarded as one of the greatest and most remarkable fighters in the history of the UFC. Famously ‘GSP’, Pierre was the welterweight king for almost six years from 2008 to 2013. Along with being an amazing fighter, he also knew how to balance his personal and professional life.Oct 18, 2020

Who is better GSP or Jon Jones?

GSP has more UFC victories, more title defenses and easily holds the record for most significant strikes landed in the UFC. The consensus among martial arts fans is that Jones is the No. GSP has only six finishes in those 20 fights, but in the fight game, wins are wins.Jul 19, 2013

Has BJ Penn been knocked out?

Our Penn source says after getting knocked to the ground, BJ was disoriented and his response was to go after the guy. And, that’s what you saw in the original video. 11:48 AM PT — TMZ Sports has obtained new footage showing BJ Penn getting knocked out when the fight spilled into the street.Aug 28, …

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What made BJ Penn so good?

Penn did it in three and became the first non-Brazilian to win a world title in the sport. Excellent boxing, very flexible, great takedown defense, great speed. BJ’s biggest problem was motivation and work ethic. He coasted on his natural ability.

Who did Matt Hughes lose to?

Matt Hughes Record: 45-9-0 W/L Fighter Str loss Matt Hughes Josh Koscheck 14 26 loss Matt Hughes BJ Penn 3 7 win Matt Hughes Ricardo Almeida 2 10 win Matt Hughes Renzo Gracie 70 34

Who were GSP two losses?

Georges St-Pierre suffered just two losses in his 15-year-long illustrious MMA career. He encountered his first defeat against Matt Hughes in 2004 at UFC 50. Three years later, The Ultimate Fighter 4 winner Matt Serra became the second man to get the better of St-Pierre. St-Pierre, however, avenged both of his losses.Jul 3, 2021