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Josh Hinger is a jiu-jitsu black belt under Andre Galvao from Whittier, CA. He is best known for his prowess with the guillotine submission, and his variation which he calls the "Hingertine." He is also one of the most successful adopters of the monoplata submission. Born on May 28, 1982, Hinger is a three-time IBJJF No-Gi World Champion and the 2019 ADCC bronze medalist in the 88 kg division.

  1. Assassin Choke Specialist Baret Yoshida Returns For Fight To Win 183

    Assassin Choke Specialist Baret Yoshida Returns For Fight To Win 183

    Jun 29, 2021

    Fight to Win is back in San Diego on Friday, September 10 for Fight To Win 183. In the main event, the Assassin Choke master, Baret Yoshida returns to see if he can tangle and strangle another opponent; this time Bernardo Pitel will be standing across from him.
  2. Updates & Results | Who's Number One: Craig Jones vs Luiz Panza

    Updates & Results | Who's Number One: Craig Jones vs Luiz Panza

    May 28, 2021

    FloGrappling’s Who’s Number One is back in Austin, TX for another star-studded event. Tonight, Checkmat’s world champion heavyweight, Luiz Panza, will face Craig Jones, who is filling in for Gordon Ryan.
  3. Official Weigh-In Results | Who's Number One: Craig Jones vs Luiz Panza

    Official Weigh-In Results | Who's Number One: Craig Jones vs Luiz Panza

    May 27, 2021

    All 18 athletes are weighed in and ready to go for FloGrappling’s no-gi grappling event, Who’s Number One: Craig Jones vs Luiz Panza.
  4. Betting Lines | Value Bets At Who's Number One: Craig Jones vs Luiz Panza

    Betting Lines | Value Bets At Who's Number One: Craig Jones vs Luiz Panza

    May 24, 2021

    The online betting site BetDSI has released money lines for Who’s Number One: Craig Jones vs Luiz Panza.
  5. Josh Hinger To Make WNO Debut Against No.1 Middleweight, Vagner Rocha

    Josh Hinger To Make WNO Debut Against No.1 Middleweight, Vagner Rocha

    May 5, 2021

    The no.1-ranked middleweight, Vagner Rocha, is set to return to FloGrappling’s Who’s Number One in May 28 when he takes on three-time No-Gi World Champion and 2019 ADCC bronze medalist, Josh Hinger.
  6. How to Watch Fight to Win 170, Josh Hinger vs Rafael Formiga Barbosa

    How to Watch Fight to Win 170, Josh Hinger vs Rafael Formiga Barbosa

    Apr 1, 2021

    Fight 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. 
  7. Atos Shut Out DDS Athletes In 2020; Can They Continue Their Streak At WNO?

    Atos Shut Out DDS Athletes In 2020; Can They Continue Their Streak At WNO?

    Jan 27, 2021

    Atos and the Danaher Death Squad have been jousting for supremacy atop the no-gi scene for several years now. So it seems fitting to open 2021 with another installment of this intense rivalry in the main event at Who’s Number One.
  8. Guillotine Masterclass, Featuring Hinger, Combs & More | Technique Showcase

    Guillotine Masterclass, Featuring Hinger, Combs & More | Technique Showcase

    Jan 22, 2021

    Few techniques carry a personal stamp the way guillotines do. Guillotine artists have often found ways to put their own spin on the front headlock, and to make their variations integral to their personal brands.
  9. The Best Of American Jiu-Jitsu: Every American IBJJF & ADCC World Champion

    The Best Of American Jiu-Jitsu: Every American IBJJF & ADCC World Champion

    Dec 28, 2020

    Whether or not you believe in “American Jiu-Jitsu” exists separate from “Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu,” several individual Americans have made their marks on the world of submission grappling. If in no other way, Americans have at least impacted the history books.
  10. Road To Gold: Josh Hinger Gets Elusive Master Worlds Title

    Road To Gold: Josh Hinger Gets Elusive Master Worlds Title

    Dec 18, 2020

    [person: Josh Hinger] is still one of the top competitors in the adult division, but has struggled so far at Master Worlds before today. Josh has surprisingly always fallen just short of gold at the event, with several medals but failing to finish on top of the podium.
  11. 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.
  12. The Most Exciting Athletes Headed To Master Worlds

    The Most Exciting Athletes Headed To Master Worlds

    Dec 13, 2020

    The IBJJF World Master Jiu-Jitsu Championship is a special event, with legends of the past taking the mat and displaying some classic "old school jiu-jitsu." The event features a wide range of ages, starting with Master 1 in the early 30's all the way to athletes still throwing down in their 50's and 60's.
  13. How to Watch The 2020 Pan IBJJF Jiu-Jitsu No-Gi Championship

    How to Watch The 2020 Pan IBJJF Jiu-Jitsu No-Gi Championship

    Nov 2, 2020

    Here's how to watch the 2020 Pan IBJJF Jiu-Jitsu No-Gi Championship on FloGrappling.
  14. 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. 
  15. 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.