1. Purple Belt Joao Ribeiro The Only US Gold Medalist At 2021 ADWPJJC

    Purple Belt Joao Ribeiro The Only US Gold Medalist At 2021 ADWPJJC

    Nov 20, 2021

    Purple belt Joao Ribeiro was the only US representative to take first place in any adult division of this year’s 13th edition of the Abu Dhabi World Pro Jiu-Jitsu Championships. The 120 kg champion of GF Team, Ribeiro won five matches — including two submission victories — on his road to gold.
  2. World Pro Finals Recap: Galvao Submits Mathiesen, Becomes Youngest Champ

    World Pro Finals Recap: Galvao Submits Mathiesen, Becomes Youngest Champ

    Nov 19, 2021

    The 13th Edition of the Abu Dhabi World Pro Jiu-Jitsu Championships came to a close this morning in Abu Dhabi. Eleven of the 12 titlists were Brazilians, including several newly-crowned champions.
  3. World Pro Recap: Galvao Taps Levi; 2 Reigning Champs Headed To 69 kg Final

    World Pro Recap: Galvao Taps Levi; 2 Reigning Champs Headed To 69 kg Final

    Nov 18, 2021

    After an intense round of country qualifiers yesterday at the 13th Edition of the Abu Dhabi World Pro Jiu-Jitsu Championships, the main brackets kicked off today. Some of the best competitors from all around the globe took the stage for a shot at World Pro gold, and thousands of dollars in prizes.
  4. World Pro Recap: Mica Galvao Submits 2 Of 3 In First Black Belt Appearance

    World Pro Recap: Mica Galvao Submits 2 Of 3 In First Black Belt Appearance

    Nov 17, 2021

    The main brackets for the 13th Edition of the Abu Dhabi World Pro Jiu-Jitsu Championship are now finalized, as each of the country qualifiers have concluded. Many of the Brazilian athletes hoping to represent their country in the main brackets had to fight through deep divings among some of the most reputable opposition in the entire roster just to earn a spot in the World Pro tournament.
  5. Abu Dhabi World Pro Is Back! See Who's In & Who Still Needs To Qualify

    Abu Dhabi World Pro Is Back! See Who's In & Who Still Needs To Qualify

    Nov 11, 2021

    The 13th edition of the Abu Dhabi World Pro kicks off on Sunday, November 14 in the UAE. A truly international event with significant cash prizes at stake, the World Pro attracts decorated veterans and hopeful up and comers from across the globe. The title of World Pro Champion is one of the most coveted in all of jiu-jitsu; it’s accompanied by prestige, national pride, and thousands of dollars in prize money.
  6. Road to Double Gold: Andy Murasaki Lightweight & Absolute Pan Champion

    Road to Double Gold: Andy Murasaki Lightweight & Absolute Pan Champion

    Oct 10, 2020

    Andy Murasaki knows how to perform when he’s put to the challenge. He’s now proven that in three major brackets this year. He already had a gold medal from 2020 Europeans walking into Pans.
  7. Top BJJ Prospect Ronaldo Junior Makes Major Team Move

    Top BJJ Prospect Ronaldo Junior Makes Major Team Move

    Nov 9, 2017

    Ronaldo Junior has enjoyed a gigantic year in 2017, and the purple belt is capping it off with a major team move.
  8. From The Archives: The Best Of Yuri Simoes

    From The Archives: The Best Of Yuri Simoes

    Nov 1, 2017

    In anticipation of today's premiere of ADCC: ALL Access with Yuri Simoes we're taking a look back through the archives on FloGrappling.com to highlight some of Simoes' biggest matches.
  9. Techniques That Work: Enrico Cocco Shows Off

    Techniques That Work: Enrico Cocco Shows Off

    Oct 24, 2017

    ADCC Veteran Enrico Cocco is among the most exciting competitors in the game. With an attack heavy style and a willingness to scramble with anyone Cocco always puts on a show.
  10. Michelin-Starred Brown Belt Alex Atala Is The Real Badass Jiu-Jitsu Chef

    Michelin-Starred Brown Belt Alex Atala Is The Real Badass Jiu-Jitsu Chef

    Oct 24, 2017

    He may not be the best-known foodie in jiu-jitsu, but the real badass chef is brown belt Alex Atala, brains behind one of the top-ranked restaurants in the world. 
  11. Dear MMA, Garry Tonon Is Ours And You Can't Have Him! Sincerely, Jiu-Jitsu

    Dear MMA, Garry Tonon Is Ours And You Can't Have Him! Sincerely, Jiu-Jitsu

    Oct 23, 2017

    By now you may have heard that Garry Tonon's long-rumored transition from Brazilian jiu-jitsu to mixed martial arts finally came true last week when the ADCC veteran revealed he had officially signed a multi-fight deal with Asia's No. 1 MMA promotion, One FC.
  12. Copa De Marianas Returns Oct 28 On Island Paradise Of Guam

    Copa De Marianas Returns Oct 28 On Island Paradise Of Guam

    Oct 20, 2017

    The 10th annual Copa de Marianas BJJ Gi and No-Gi Championship Tournament will feature a women's 55kg black belt division for the first time when it returns to the FD Phoenix Center in Mangilao, Guam, on Saturday, Oct. 28.
  13. 5 Reasons To Watch Fight To Win's New York Debut

    5 Reasons To Watch Fight To Win's New York Debut

    Oct 20, 2017

    It's true. Fight to Win Pro 51 lost its main event for Friday night in Brooklyn, New York City.
  14. Fight to Win Pro 51 Highlights FloSports Weekly Viewing Guide

    Fight to Win Pro 51 Highlights FloSports Weekly Viewing Guide

    Oct 20, 2017

    In our weekly viewing guide, we list the best live coverage and original storytelling coming up across each of our sites. If you have Apple TV 4 or Roku, watch all of these live events and documentaries on your TV at home.
  15. Mackenzie Dern Stays Undefeated With Quick Finish At LFA 24

    Mackenzie Dern Stays Undefeated With Quick Finish At LFA 24

    Oct 14, 2017

    Mackenzie Dern continues to show off her improved striking in MMA and made quick work of Mandy Polk at Friday night's LFA 24.