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Joe Lauzon


Victory at the No-Gi Worlds for Lovato Jr and Rader

By Joe Lauzon / November 9, 2010

[center][/center] Mission accomplished! It was a tough day of matches for me yesterday. I went against two strong veterans in the semifinals and finals, Flavio “Cachorrinho” Almeida and Roberto “Tussa” Alencar. My match with Almeida was very close. I started off by pulling guard right away. In the past, I have tried to wrestle with […]


James Head – Highlight MMA / Jiu-Jitsu

By Joe Lauzon / November 5, 2010

James Head is a professional mixed martial artist and a purple belt under Rafael Lovato Jr. He trains out of Lovato Jiu Jitsu in Oklahoma City, OK. He is currently 6-1 as a pro and will be participating in the tryouts for the reality television show, "The Ultimate Fighter" (TUF) which is ran by the […]


Rafael Lovato Jr Omoplata Highlight / Commercial for Instructional App

By Joe Lauzon / October 8, 2010

The 2nd American to win the Mundials and 1st American to win the Brasiliero as a Black Belt, Rafael Lovato Jr. Omoplata highlight. This highlight is just a preview to the first instructional series done by Rafael, which will be an App detailing Rafael’s Omoplata game. Look for this to be released some time this […]


Mauricio Veio in Oklahoma City at Lovato Jiu Jitsu

By Joe Lauzon / September 14, 2010

Mauricio Veio (Evolucao Thai) is in Oklahoma City at Lovato Jiu Jitsu teaching all week this week.  I couldn’t begin to explain how excited I am.  Mauricio is the Muay Thai trainer for Shogun Rua – my favorite fighter. Here is a little back story of how Mauricio made it here.  Rafael Jr went to Toronto […]