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Who’s Next: Submission Fighter Challenge presented by Tezos is a reality competition series following the journey of 16 up-and-coming grappling superstars as they compete in a single-elimination, submission-only tournament.

  1. First-Round Picks & Fan Favorites Face Off In Semifinals | WNX Ep. 6 Recap

    First-Round Picks & Fan Favorites Face Off In Semifinals | WNX Ep. 6 Recap

    Jun 24, 2022

    Headed into the final episode of Who’s Next: Submission Fighter Challenge presented by Tezos, the final four had been decided. Craig Jones’ Blue Team pushed first round pick Izaak Michell and Renaissance man Andrew Tackett into through the quarterfinals; and Tim Spriggs’ Red Team moved first round pick Jansen Gomes and 10th Planet submission artist Kyle Chambers into the semis.
  2. Tempers Boil Over Between Tim & Craig | Who's Next Ep. 5 Recap

    Tempers Boil Over Between Tim & Craig | Who's Next Ep. 5 Recap

    Jun 17, 2022

    Animosities between coaches Craig Jones and Tim Spriggs escalated, and came to a head in episode five of Who’s Next: Submission Fighter Challenge, presented by Tezos.
  3. Kyle Chambers Is A Master Of Precision | Who's Next Ep. 4 Recap

    Kyle Chambers Is A Master Of Precision | Who's Next Ep. 4 Recap

    Jun 9, 2022

    The fourth episode of Who’s Next: Submission Fighter Challenge presented by Tezos started with chaos, but ended in a game of precision. That’s a skill Kyle Chambers has in bushels.
  4. Cowboy Andrew Tackett Takes Out Red Team's Giant | Who's Next Ep. 3 Recap

    Cowboy Andrew Tackett Takes Out Red Team's Giant | Who's Next Ep. 3 Recap

    May 26, 2022

    Andrew Tackett is fearless.
  5. Big Dan's Scheme Puts Izaak vs Adam First | Who's Next Ep. 2 Recap

    Big Dan's Scheme Puts Izaak vs Adam First | Who's Next Ep. 2 Recap

    May 25, 2022

    The second episode of Who’s Next: Submission Fighter Challenge presented by Tezos begins with a test of grip strength and strategy as the two teams square off in a king of the hill style arm wrestling tournament.
  6. Adam Bradleys' Bulldog Choke Wins Longest Match In FloGrappling History

    Adam Bradleys' Bulldog Choke Wins Longest Match In FloGrappling History

    May 20, 2022

    Adam Bradley and Tristan Overvig made history in their qualifying match at Who’s Next: Submission Fighter Challenge presented by Tezo’s when they racked up a total fight time of two hours and fifty-four minutes before finding the submission - the longest individual contest to ever take place on FloGrappling and easily among the longest in recorded jiu-jitsu history.
  7. Who's Moving On, Who's Going Home? | Who's Next Ep. 1 Recap

    Who's Moving On, Who's Going Home? | Who's Next Ep. 1 Recap

    May 19, 2022

    The premise is simple: 16 athletes have come to Austin, TX, for a grappling tournament. FloGrappling’s Who’s Next: Submission Fighter Challenge presented by Tezos has brought up-and-coming submission grapplers from across the world to compete for $10,000 and a three-fight contract on WNO.
  8. The Purest Grappling Ruleset: No Time Limit Sub-Only Featured On Who's Next

    The Purest Grappling Ruleset: No Time Limit Sub-Only Featured On Who's Next

    May 11, 2022

    The sport of grappling has several rulesets, each of which has its own intricacies, strategies, strengths and weaknesses. But none are purer, or more central to the spirit of the martial art of jiu-jitsu than submission-only.
  9. Reviewing The Powerful ADCC Trials Performances From The Cast Of Who's Next

    Reviewing The Powerful ADCC Trials Performances From The Cast Of Who's Next

    Apr 27, 2022

    The ADCC 2022 West Coast Trials represented the last chance for North American competitors to claim their spot at the prestigious ADCC 2022 World Championships taking place in Last Vegas in September later this year.  The divisions were beyond loaded, and for the first time ever in trials history,  brackets were capped at a maximum of 256(!) competitors out of sheer necessity.
  10. FloGrappling to Premiere Jiu-Jitsu Reality Competition Series in May 2022

    FloGrappling to Premiere Jiu-Jitsu Reality Competition Series in May 2022

    Mar 24, 2022

    Grappling fans get ready for the next big thing in jiu-jitsu, because we are dropping our all-new combat sports reality TV show in May 2022!
  11. Meet The Cast and Coaches of Who's Next: Submission Fighter Challenge

    Meet The Cast and Coaches of Who's Next: Submission Fighter Challenge

    Mar 24, 2022

    Who's Next was filmed in the jiu-jitsu hotspot of Austin, Texas, home to some of the most talented jiu-jitsu competitors in the U.S. The six-episode series aims to seek out the most talented by testing these athletes' physical strength, fight skills and mental endurance.