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Seven-time black belt World champion (2007, 2009, 2010, 2011, 2012, 2014 & 2015). Three-time Pan American champion (2007, 2008, 2015). 2010 European Champion.

  1. Mikey Musumeci Registered For 2021 Worlds

    Mikey Musumeci Registered For 2021 Worlds

    Nov 24, 2021

    Three-time IBJJF World Champion Mikey Musumeci has registered to compete in the upcoming World Championships in the roosterweight division.
  2. Grappling Bulletin: Worlds is Two Weeks Away, And It Could Be The Best Ever

    Grappling Bulletin: Worlds is Two Weeks Away, And It Could Be The Best Ever

    Nov 22, 2021

    The countdown is almost over– we are mere weeks away from the most anticipated jiu-jitsu event of the year. The IBJJF World Championships has not taken place since June of 2019, and there is a palpable sensation of excitement among fans and athletes as we draw closer to the tournament.
  3. Saturday Match Rewind: Rafa's Sixth World Title Plus Bruno/Thalison Clash

    Saturday Match Rewind: Rafa's Sixth World Title Plus Bruno/Thalison Clash

    Apr 11, 2020

    For episode three of Saturday Match Rewind, we picked three great matches to watch and break down. From Rafa's last world title to Tammi's first world title and the chess match between Thalison and Bruno in the Euros semis earlier this year, check them out:
  4. Euros Watch Guide: All Ranked Male Black Belts

    Euros Watch Guide: All Ranked Male Black Belts

    Jan 21, 2020

    The 2020 IBJJF European Championships are taking place all week long in Lisbon, Portugal, and of course all of the action is streamed live on FloGrappling. There are nearly 5,000 competitors competing and it can be hard to keep track of who to watch, so here is a watch guide for who to look out for at adult male brown belt.
  5. In Depth With Bruno Malfacine: A Decade Of Greatness

    In Depth With Bruno Malfacine: A Decade Of Greatness

    Jan 13, 2020

    There is no question that Bruno Malfacine is one of the greatest jiu-jitsu competitors to ever walk onto the tatami. A ten-time world champion, the Alliance superstar has conquered every major title imaginable. 
  6. The Hardship Index: Ranking The Most Difficult Divisions at 2020 Euros

    The Hardship Index: Ranking The Most Difficult Divisions at 2020 Euros

    Jan 12, 2020

    The divisions are official for the 2020 Europeans, and some of them are loaded with the best athletes in the world at their weight while others might leave a little to be desired. I’m going to get into stacking the black belt male divisions by difficulty here, ranking them from least difficult up to the most prized division to win for Euros.
  7. Keenan, Mikey, Bruno And More... 2020 IBJJF Euros Division Reactions!

    Keenan, Mikey, Bruno And More... 2020 IBJJF Euros Division Reactions!

    Jan 12, 2020

    Registrations have closed for the 2020 IBJJF European Championships; while we don't know the brackets yet the division lists can give us an idea of what to expect in Lisbon. Brackets will drop on January 18, and the action goes down from January 20-26. 
  8. 2020 Official Gi Season Preview: Male Rooster

    2020 Official Gi Season Preview: Male Rooster

    Dec 18, 2019

    We are a little over a month away from the start of the 2020 IBJJF gi season at the European Championships in Lisbon. With so little time remaining, we have a good idea of who will be competing at black belt next year, barring a few end-of-year promotions that tend to take place in December every year.