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Edwin "Junny" Ocascio is a jiu-jitsu black belt under Murilo Santana. Born in the Bronx, NY on January 23, 1989, Ocascio is one of the top-ranked 135 lb no-gi competitors in the world, and is known for his submission-hunting style.  He is one of the first athletes to finish a "Z-lock" in competition.

  1. Live Updates & Results | 2021 IBJJF Worlds Day 2

    Live Updates & Results | 2021 IBJJF Worlds Day 2

    Dec 10, 2021

    Day one of the IBJJF World Championships was filled with the action, submissions and incredible stories expected of an event of this caliber. Day two is sure to deliver as well, as the male purple and brown belts will take their place on the mats in search of the most coveted title in jiu-jitsu. With hundreds of competitors in search of just a few medals, we're guaranteed  thrilling action throughout the day.
  2. Live Updates & Results | ADCC North American Trials Day 2

    Live Updates & Results | ADCC North American Trials Day 2

    Nov 7, 2021

    What started as nearly 800 registered competitors has been whittled down to 80. Day two of the 1st ADCC North American Trials leading to the 2022 world championships is underway.
  3. Exclusive: The Top Names Registered At 66 kg For The ADCC East Coast Trials

    Exclusive: The Top Names Registered At 66 kg For The ADCC East Coast Trials

    Oct 26, 2021

    More than 150 athletes have registered for the 66 kg division at the 1st North American ADCC Trials, the East Coast Trials taking place on November 6-7 in Atlantic City, NJ.
  4. Grappling Bulletin: Diego Pato Is Making His Case For Grappler Of The Year

    Grappling Bulletin: Diego Pato Is Making His Case For Grappler Of The Year

    Oct 25, 2021

    An IBJJF Pans title, gold medals at No-Gi Pans and No-Gi Worlds, third place at the WNO Championship, and this weekend, the EUG 155 lb title. Diego “Pato” Oliveira is undoubtedly having the year of his career.
  5. Junny Will Look To Redeem Loss To Bebeto Oliveira At Fight To Win 176

    Junny Will Look To Redeem Loss To Bebeto Oliveira At Fight To Win 176

    Jul 5, 2021

    Fight to Win is in Denver, CO on Friday, July 9 for another night loaded with grappling matches. In the main event, Edwin "Junny" Ocasio will try to build on his nearly perfect Fight to Win record. He's 6-1 on the stage, and his only loss came to the heavier ADCC veteran, Kennedy Maciel.
  6. Official Weigh-In Results & Photos | WNO: Craig Jones vs Tye Ruotolo

    Official Weigh-In Results & Photos | WNO: Craig Jones vs Tye Ruotolo

    Jun 17, 2021

    All 18 athletes are weighed in and ready for FloGrappling’s Who’s Number One: Craig Jones vs Tye Ruotolo.
  7. Get Your Tickets To Watch WNO: Craig Jones vs Tye Ruotolo Live In Person

    Get Your Tickets To Watch WNO: Craig Jones vs Tye Ruotolo Live In Person

    Jun 7, 2021

    FloGrappling’s Who’s Number One will host a live audience on June 18.
  8. Grappling Bulletin: Andre Galvao Will Defend ADCC Superfight Title in 2022

    Grappling Bulletin: Andre Galvao Will Defend ADCC Superfight Title in 2022

    Jun 7, 2021

    We asked what would happen to the ADCC superfight when word came that Gordon Ryan wasn't competing any more, but we didn't expect to get an update this quickly. Andre Galvao has confirmed his participation, the only question now is who will he face?
  9. Betting Lines | The Best Value Bets For WNO: Craig Jones vs Tye Ruotolo

    Betting Lines | The Best Value Bets For WNO: Craig Jones vs Tye Ruotolo

    Jun 7, 2021

    The online betting site BetDSI has released money lines for Who’s Number One: Craig Jones vs Tye Ruotolo.
  10. Mikey Musumeci & Junny Ocasio Will Collide At Who's Number One On June 18

    Mikey Musumeci & Junny Ocasio Will Collide At Who's Number One On June 18

    May 31, 2021

    Now that he’s successfully defeated the no.1-ranked bantamweight grappler, Mikey Musumeci has set his sights on another of the top-ranked 135-lb grapplers in the world. Musumeci is scheduled to return to FloGrappling’s Who’s Number One: Craig Jones vs Tye Ryuotolo on Friday, June 18 to take on the no.2-ranked bantamweight, Edwin "Junny" Ocasio.
  11. Paulo Miyao & Junny Ocasio Are The Light Feather Frontrunners At No-Gi Pans

    Paulo Miyao & Junny Ocasio Are The Light Feather Frontrunners At No-Gi Pans

    May 13, 2021

    The light featherweight division at the 2021 No-Gi Pan Championships will feature some of the best 135 pound-ers, and several more looking to break into the top-10. Paulo Miyao will be the likely favorite here. He hasn’t won a no-gi title since winning Pan No-Gi in 2015, and he had a rough go in 2020, losing each of his only two matches. Still, he’s one of the hardest to beat on the IBJJF platform.
  12. Grappling Bulletin: Vagner Staves Off The New Generation

    Grappling Bulletin: Vagner Staves Off The New Generation

    Apr 26, 2021

    Don't forget to watch the Grappling Bulletin podcast, every Monday at 3:30pm ET. Watch it on FloGrappling.com or the app, or catch it LIVE on YouTube or Facebook.
  13. Full Recap & Results | Who's Number One: Craig Jones vs Ronaldo Junior

    Full Recap & Results | Who's Number One: Craig Jones vs Ronaldo Junior

    Feb 27, 2021

    The 2021 season of Who’s Number One is underway, as WNO: Craig Jones vs Ronaldo Junior is almost underway.
  14. Betting Lines Released For Who's Number One: Craig Jones Vs Ronaldo Junior

    Betting Lines Released For Who's Number One: Craig Jones Vs Ronaldo Junior

    Feb 22, 2021

    The online betting site BetDSI has released money lines for Who’s Number One: Craig Jones vs Ronaldo Junior.
  15. Revisiting Junny's Unlikely Black Belt Debut vs Geo Martinez

    Revisiting Junny's Unlikely Black Belt Debut vs Geo Martinez

    Feb 19, 2021

    Edwin "Junny" Ocasio and Geo Martinez had completely different paths to their first encounter at the KASAI Pro 6 Bantamweight tournament in August 2019.