Tom Hardy May Have Become an MMA Champion but He’s Still Outranked by Joe Rogan, Ashton Kutcher, Russell Brand & Jason Statham in Jiu-Jitsu

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  • Sep 24, 2022

Tom Hardy May Have Become an MMA Champion but He’s Still Outranked by Joe Rogan, Ashton Kutcher, Russell Brand & Jason Statham in Jiu-Jitsu

Tom Hardy is learning BJJ and Michael B. Jordan He is practicing boxing. Celebrity entertainment in mixed martial arts is a common site these days. Whether it’s for a movie role or simply for the sheer love of the sport, several Hollywood stars choose martial arts as a form of training.

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Among several MMA exercises, one that is popular among celebrities is Jiu-Jitsu. There are many famous people who practice Jiu-Jitsu and also have a special rank in it.

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Actor Tom Hardy recently made headlines when he shocked the world by winning a BJJ tournament. The Hollywood star struggled with all his competitors and won the event.

LOS ANGELES, CA – SEPTEMBER 06: Actor Tom Hardy arrives at the premiere of Lionsgate Films’ ‘Warrior’ at the Dome Theater on September 6, 2011 in Los Angeles, California. (Photo by Kevin Winter/Getty Images)

A few months earlier, the blue belt was seen competing in another grappling tournament held in Wolverhampton. The “Mad Max: Fury Road” star also won gold in that tournament with his jiu-jitsu skills.

Hollywood celebrities who rank higher than Tom Hardy in jiu-jitsu

Hardy has recently gained a reputation as an elite straight-up grappler. However, there are Hollywood superstars who rank better than the Venom star. Although these stars are not actively competing, they have been practicing this art for years now.

most notably, Ashton Kutcher, who started the art almost a decade ago, is the proud owner of a brown belt. The “Two and a Half Men” actor trains under 8th degree red and white belt Reagan Machado, who runs the Beverly Hills Academy.

There are clips of the UFC middleweight training. Paulo Costa and the legend of BJJ, Craig Jones. However, there is no public video of him competing in a grappling tournament.

Jason Statham and Russell Brand are other celebrities who After years of continuous training, he achieved the purple belt. Brand called ancient martial arts a means of self-discovery. The actor said that he learned to treat his body better and even taught him humility.

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Separately, UFC commentator Joe Rogan and director Guy Ritchie are black belts while WWE superstar-turned-actor Dave Bautista is a purple belt. Musician Demi Lovato, on the other hand, is a blue belt.

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Additionally, actors such as Jonah Hill, Keanu Reeves, Charlie Hunnam, Margot Robbie, Nicolas Cage and Vin Diesel are trained in BJJ.

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