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The First Ever IBJJF Heel Hook & Buchecha's MMA Debut | Grappling Bulletin (Ep. 5)

Mar 8, 2021

We've long wondered how this ruleset would impact the no-gi game as a whole since learning of the rule change late last year. We got our answers at the IBJJF Dallas Open, the first time the IBJJF have allowed heel hooks in no-gi matches. 

In this episode: 

GALVAO’S STATEMENT 

Andre Galvao Apologizes For Incident With Gordon Ryan

IBJJF HEEL HOOKS 

The Debut of Leg Locks in IBJJF Events, The First Heel Hook in IBJJF History

AOJ SHINES AT THE DALLAS OPEN

Johnatha Alves and Tainan Dalpra Collect Black Belt Gold 

BUCHECHA’S MOVE TO MMA 

Ji Won Kang Racks Up Another KO, Buchecha Training MMA at ATT 

PROSPECT WATCH

Thalys Pontes, Light-Featherweight Brown Belt

UPCOMING EVENTS 

March: Fight to Win events, Who's Number One on March 26