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  1. 10 Must-See Black Belt Submissions From The 2020 IBJJF No-Gi Pans

    10 Must-See Black Belt Submissions From The 2020 IBJJF No-Gi Pans

    Nov 23, 2020

    The black belt divisions of No-Gi Pans were full of submissions. Here are some of the fastest, most unusual, and most dominant match-enders from the entire day!

  2. Must Watch Early-Round Matches At Subversiv 4

    Must Watch Early-Round Matches At Subversiv 4

    Oct 29, 2020

    The official brackets for Subversiv 4 have been released! Sixteen teams of three competitors will square off in this squad vs squad showdown under the Fight to Win submission-only ruleset. 

  3. An Early Look At The Standout Black Belts at 2020 IBJJF No-Gi Pans

    An Early Look At The Standout Black Belts at 2020 IBJJF No-Gi Pans

    Oct 21, 2020

    It did not take long for registration to close for No-Gi Pans. The IBJJF announced the Pan No-Gi Championships and it has reached capacity very quickly. Here are the key names to watch in each black belt division.

  4. 2020 IBJJF Pans Watch Guide: Must-See Early Round Matchups

    2020 IBJJF Pans Watch Guide: Must-See Early Round Matchups

    Oct 7, 2020

    The long-anticipated IBJJF Pan Championships will soon be underway. Hundreds of black belts are registered for these brackets, so there’s no telling who we’ll see in the finals. While there are many exciting potential matchups that may or may not line up, there are several guaranteed first-round pairings — and some likely second-round matches — that we can’t wait to see.

  5. Official FloGrappling Predictions: F2W 151, Kennedy vs Queixinho

    Official FloGrappling Predictions: F2W 151, Kennedy vs Queixinho

    Sep 10, 2020

    This weekend's edition of Fight to Win will be a clash of styles in all three of the headline matches!

  6. Queixinho vs Kennedy Maciel: A Classic Matchup Of Youth Versus Experience

    Queixinho vs Kennedy Maciel: A Classic Matchup Of Youth Versus Experience

    Sep 9, 2020

    This weekend's edition of Fight to Win will be a clash of styles in all three of the headline matches!

  7. Subversiv Sub-Only Team Challenge Quick Facts & Most Surprising Moments

    Subversiv Sub-Only Team Challenge Quick Facts & Most Surprising Moments

    Aug 29, 2020

    Now the event is in the bag we take a quick look at the 3 on 3 team challenge event. A lot of crazy results to digest, here are the most noteworthy.

  8. The Matches We Want To See At Subversiv 3

    The Matches We Want To See At Subversiv 3

    Aug 27, 2020

    Subversiv is back for a third installment of team jiu-jitsu!

  9. Tex's Punch of Tackett: Disgraceful, Unnecessary And Unsportsmanlike

    Tex's Punch of Tackett: Disgraceful, Unnecessary And Unsportsmanlike

    Nov 18, 2019

    The blatant act of punching an opponent midway through a grappling match should be an immediate call for disqualification, but confusion and hesitation gave Aaron “Tex” Johnson a “get out of jail free” card on Saturday night.