The Rookie Black Belts Spearheading The Rise Of The Next Gen At Worlds
Dec 2, 2021The IBJJF World Championships gives jiu-jitsu fans an opportunity to watch their favorite veteran athletes as they hunt for a first, or a repeat world title. It’s a showcase for the best and most beloved grapplers on the planet. But it’s also an opportunity for brand new black belts to earn their recognition, try to ascend the ranks, and — perhaps — start dynastic runs atop the World podium.
With No Buchecha at 2021 IBJJF Worlds, Who Wins The Absolute?
Nov 23, 2021The 2021 IBJJF World Championships returns after a two-year hiatus, and one of the biggest questions from jiu-jitsu fans, followers and analysts is about who will win the absolute division.
Grapplefest 10 Features Both Ruotolos, Plus Dante Leon vs Oliver Taza
Nov 17, 2021The UK-based Grapplefest will make its long awaited return on FloGrappling this Saturday, November 20.
Victor Hugo & Tainan Dalpra Submit Opponents in IBJJF Grand Prix Finals
Nov 14, 2021Less than one month out from the first IBJJF World Championship since 2019, eight invited athletes had an opportunity to compete in a high-stakes event in Las Vegas. The winner would take home $20,000 and no doubt enjoy a huge confidence boost going into Worlds.
Four Titans Set To Collide at IBJJF Heavyweight Grand Prix
Nov 4, 2021The IBJJF has announced the completed heavyweight Grand Prix coming to jiu-jitsu con on Nov 13, and it’s certainly a clash of the titans.
The Stars Registered For The Women's Divisions At ADCC East Coast Trials
Oct 30, 2021Nearly 100 female competitors are registered for the 1st ADCC North American Trials taking place next weekend, November 6-7, in Atlantic City, NJ.
Six Of The Biggest Stars Returning To The East Coast Trials At 77 kg
Oct 27, 2021More than 200 athletes are registered for the 77 kg division at the 2021 North American ADCC Trials, making it one of the deepest brackets in trials history.
3 Submissions, 3 New Champs | WNO Recap, Stats & Facts
Oct 22, 2021Beatriz Mesquita, Ffion Davies, and Mikey Musumeci became the newest WNO champions with their victories at WNO: The Return Of Gordon Ryan on Wednesday, October 20.
Live Updates, Results & Analysis | WNO: The Return Of Gordon Ryan
Oct 20, 2021Tonight, Gordon Ryan returns from his seven month hiatus to the WNO mats, taking on the UFC veteran Philly Fresh, Philip Rowe. in a special exhibition match. Gordon has promised to experiment during the match, and to show the newest components of his game, as the match will not end — but instead reset from a neutral standing position — in the event of a submission.
The Top-Performing Athletes, Teams & Nationalities At No-Gi Worlds
Oct 14, 2021The 14th edition of the IBJJF No-Gi World Championships is wrapped up. Now it’s time to open up the history books to make note of the athletes, teams and nationalities who left the tournament with the greatest accolades.
Gordon Ryan Returns Plus Three Titles On The Line October 20th!
Oct 6, 2021Who's Number One (WNO) is back on Wednesday, October 20th with WNO: The Return Of Gordon Ryan! The reigning ADCC absolute champion will begin his return to competition after taking a break due to health issues, with a 15 minute exhibition match against UFC fighter Philip Rowe.
Hollywood Mike's WNO Match Rankings: Middleweight
Oct 4, 2021The Who’s Number One (WNO) events have always been about shining a light on the most exciting competitors in the game, and the WNO Championship ended up being one of the most action packed events of all time. In the end, five champions were crowned and over $275,000 in prize money was given out to athletes.
Grappling Bulletin: The New Wave of Grapplers is Making The Gi Cool Again
Oct 4, 2021You may have guessed that we really, really like no-gi here at FloGrappling. From working with the best no-gi tournament in the world (ADCC) to investing in our own ongoing series of events (WNO), we're all about making this spectator-friendly subset of jiu-jitsu a go-to for grappling fans all over the world.
Hollywood Mike's WNO Match Rankings: Lightweight
Sep 30, 2021WNO is all about putting on the most exciting matches possible, and the WNO Championship surely didn't disappoint. The lightweight divsion was absolutely bonkers, every match on the front side or the back side was insane and could have been the best match on a normal card.
WNO Championship Recap | The Champions, Broken Records & More
Sep 27, 2021The two-day long WNO Championship featured some of the greatest grappling matches of all time. The main bracket, and the consolation bracket, feature incredible submissions, jaw-dropping upsets, and record-setting moments. Each of the five champions had incredible runs to gold, and many of the early-round losers fought back to deliver impressive performances, and to prove they belong on the WNO mats.