Watch The Finals Of The UWW Grappling World Championships

Watch The Finals Of The UWW Grappling World Championships

The rules are different and allow for reaping the knee (but no heelhooks). There are takedowns aplenty, and lots of dynamic movement.

Nov 4, 2017 by FloGrappling Staff
Watch The Finals Of The UWW Grappling World Championships

The UWW World Championships went down last month in Azerbaijan. It's a little-known tournament, but draws many competitors from countries around the world to compete both gi and no-gi. 

You won't recognize any of the names of the competitors. Every men's no-gi final except one featured a Russian athlete. 

The rules are different and allow for reaping the knee (but no heelhooks). There are takedowns aplenty, and lots of dynamic movement.