1. Where And When To Watch Cyborg, Lovato, Hinger, Gracie At Masters Worlds

    Where And When To Watch Cyborg, Lovato, Hinger, Gracie At Masters Worlds

    Dec 16, 2020

    In many ways, the 2020 edition of the IBJJF Masters World Championships will be like no other. It's in a new arena at a different time of year under different circumstances. But like previous installments, this year's Masters Worlds will feature icons of the sport, including World Champions, Hall of Famers and fan favorites.

  2. The Top 6 Matches From The 2020 IBJJF American Nationals, Day Two

    The Top 6 Matches From The 2020 IBJJF American Nationals, Day Two

    Dec 7, 2020

    The final day of the 2020 IBJJF American Nationals was loaded with breakout performances. The middleweight and absolute divisions were full of submission-hunting competitors who put it all on the line in every match. Here were our favorite black belt matches to watch on day two of American Nationals.

  3. The Top Six Matches From Day One Of The 2020 American Nationals

    The Top Six Matches From Day One Of The 2020 American Nationals

    Dec 6, 2020

    The opening day of the 2020 IBJJF American Nationals was filled with upsets, blowouts, and close, gritty matches. Here were some of the best matches from the first day of Nationals:

  4. 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!

  5. Black Belt Results & Match Videos From 2020 IBJJF No-Gi Pans

    Black Belt Results & Match Videos From 2020 IBJJF No-Gi Pans

    Nov 22, 2020

    The black belt divisions are live at No-Gi Pans. Every division is scheduled to start and conclude today. With so much action going on at once, it can be challenging to catch all the action. Thats where we come in. Keep hitting that refresh button for up to the minute results and links to the all-star matches match. 

  6. Six Must-See Early Round Matches At IBJJF 2020 No-Gi Pans

    Six Must-See Early Round Matches At IBJJF 2020 No-Gi Pans

    Nov 19, 2020

    Many of the potential semifinals and finals at No-Gi Pans could feature dream matchups between some of the best competitors around. But before we get there, the key athletes will have to move through the early rounds of their respective brackets. Some of these first and second round matchups could be superfights or finals anywhere else. Here are the matches you won’t want to miss.

  7. 2020 IBJJF No-Gi Pans Viewing Guide: Where And When To Watch The Big Names

    2020 IBJJF No-Gi Pans Viewing Guide: Where And When To Watch The Big Names

    Nov 19, 2020

    The IBJJF just released the brackets for the 2020 No-Gi Pan Championships. The event kicks off on Saturday, Nov 21, and the black belts take the mats on Sunday, Nov 22. Want to make sure you don’t miss any of the action from your favorite athletes? Here are the key players, and when to tune in to catch their opening-round matches.

  8. Six Rookies And Newcomers That Could Disrupt No-Gi Pans

    Six Rookies And Newcomers That Could Disrupt No-Gi Pans

    Nov 11, 2020

    The black belt roster for the 2020 No-Gi Pan Championships is loaded with veterans and World Champions. But several rookie black belts and first-time Pans entrants could shake things up. While some are favorites in their divisions, others have a long climb if they hope to win their divisions. Here are six rookies and newcomers to watch.

  9. Nearly Unbeatable, Hulk To Make First No-Gi Pans Appearance

    Nearly Unbeatable, Hulk To Make First No-Gi Pans Appearance

    Nov 4, 2020

    Lucas “Hulk” Barbosa has proven he can win in any format. Gi or no-gi, sub-only, IBJJF, or any other ruleset, Hulk has been successful on every stage. Across all styles, Hulk has accumulated an 82-percent win rate since earning his black belt in 2015.

  10. Nicky Ryan And Ethan Crelinsten Promoted To Black Belt

    Nicky Ryan And Ethan Crelinsten Promoted To Black Belt

    Nov 2, 2020

    They’ve been hunting some of the most talented black belts in the world for years. Now, Nicky Ryan and Ethan Crelinsten are, themselves, black belts.

  11. Five No-Gi Pans Competitors Could Make History | Grappling By The Numbers

    Five No-Gi Pans Competitors Could Make History | Grappling By The Numbers

    Oct 29, 2020

    There are 14 ADCC veterans registered for the 2020 No-Gi Pans in November. 

  12. 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.

  13. Most 2020 Pans Champs Were First-Timers | Grappling By The Numbers

    Most 2020 Pans Champs Were First-Timers | Grappling By The Numbers

    Oct 19, 2020

    The majority of 2020 Pans black belt champions saw the top of the Pans podium for the first time this year. Ten of the 16 gold medalists had not previously won a black belt division at Pans. Of those 10, five had not previously competed at Pans in a black belt division.

  14. Underdog Thiago Macedo Takes Out Top Seeds On Road To Pans Gold

    Underdog Thiago Macedo Takes Out Top Seeds On Road To Pans Gold

    Oct 13, 2020

    The black belt featherweight division at the IBJJF 2020 Pan Championships was easily one of the best-represented categories of the tournament; many of the division's top-ranked athletes on hand in Kissimmee, Florida, to chase Pan's gold, and there was no shortage of elite talent.

  15. Top 10 Matches From Pans Black Belt Final Rounds

    Top 10 Matches From Pans Black Belt Final Rounds

    Oct 13, 2020

    There were more than 60 black belt matches on the final day of the 2020 Pan Championships. While you may not be able to watch them all, there are a few matches that you absolutely must see. Some of these contests were 10-minute firefights. Others were one-sided fights that defied expectations. Here are the top 10 matches from the black belt finals.