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.
Murasaki Out, Gracie In For The IBJJF 2021 Middleweight Grand Prix
Oct 27, 2021The IBJJF Middleweight GP has fully taken shape with four incredible athletes set to throw down for the cash prize of use $20,000.
Early Round Matches You Won't Want To Miss At The 2021 IBJJF Pans
Aug 30, 2021The 2021 IBJJF Pan Championship looks to be an action-packed event, filled with several highly-anticipated black belt matches. While many division finals and semifinals may still be difficult to determine, there are a few matches in the early rounds of each division which stand out as must-watch jiu-jitsu. Here are some of the most exciting matches in the opening two rounds.
Grappling Bulletin: Andre Galvao Will Defend ADCC Superfight Title in 2022
Jun 7, 2021We 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?
How to Watch Fight to Win 170, Josh Hinger vs Rafael Formiga Barbosa
Apr 1, 2021Fight to Win returns to Dallas for another night of submission-only superfights with a main event featuring two of the best Masters competitors on the scene: Josh Hinger and Rafael 'Formiga' Barbosa will face off in a Masters middleweight title match.
Tackett, Marinho, Jonnatas Victorious at Fight to Win 160
Jan 17, 2021[p: William Tackett] beat [p: John Combs] in the main event of [e: Fight to Win 160] tonight. In a no-gi match that went the distance, Tackett won via split decision.
2020 IBJJF No-Gi Pans Viewing Guide: Where And When To Watch The Big Names
Nov 19, 2020The 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.
An Early Look At The Standout Black Belts at 2020 IBJJF No-Gi Pans
Oct 21, 2020It 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.
2020 IBJJF Pans Watch Guide: Must-See Early Round Matchups
Oct 7, 2020The long-anticipated IBJJF Pan Championships will soon be underway. Hundreds of black belts are registered for these brackets, so there’s no telling who we’ll see in the finals. While there are many exciting potential matchups that may or may not line up, there are several guaranteed first-round pairings — and some likely second-round matches — that we can’t wait to see.
On The Rise: Jonnatas Gracie
Jun 17, 2020Jonnatas Gracie is one of the fastest-rising competitors coming from the powerhouse camp that is Atos Jiu-Jitsu.
Jonnatas Gracie's Remarkable Purple Belt Absolute Run
Apr 2, 2020When Jonnatas first looked at the purple belt absolute bracket at the 2017 IBJJF World Championships, he didn't feel too great about his path to victory. After all, he was a lightweight with three ultra-heavyweight medalists standing in his way.
Six Rookie Black Belts To Watch At Euros
Jan 9, 2020The IBJJF European Championship is typically the first time we get to see the new black belts at a major tournament. Euros is going down from January 20-27 in Lisbon, and there’s an impressive list of first-year black belts registered for this year's tournament.