Leandro Lo is one of the most popular and successful competitors of the modern jiu-jitsu era.
Grappling Bulletin: Lucas Barbosa Unleashes The Hulk To Win BJJBet GP
Aug 2, 2021With Leandro Lo, Lucas "Hulk" Barbosa, Micael Galvao, Rousimar Palhares and William Tackett, BJJBet’s middleweight no-gi Grand Prix was one of the most anticipated events of the summer. The show also featured a number of IBJJF World champions in gi superfights, with Matheus Gabriel, Tayane Porfirio and Nicholas Meregali all stepping onto the mat.
BJJ Bet II Official Weigh-In Results
Aug 1, 2021The weigh-ins for the BJJ Bet middleweight no-gi tournament took place in Sao Paulo, Brazil, with all eight competitors making weight.
Grappling Bulletin: Mica Galvao, The 17yo Brand New Black Belt Superstar
Jul 12, 2021Mica Galvao isn’t the first teenager to ever be promoted to black belt, but from what we’ve been able to gather he is one of the youngest ever. Save for a handful of members of the Gracie family, we believe Galvao is in rare company in that he wears a black belt before his 18th birthday. Does this mean Galvao will still be able to compete? Scroll down for the answer. All this and much more in this week’s Grappling Bulletin.
Grappling Bulletin: The Return of Leandro Lo
Jul 6, 2021It's been a long time since we've seen Leandro compete without the gi– nearly four years, in fact. Leandro has lined up a couple of events in coming weeks, starting with a gi superfight and culminating in one of the toughest and most anticipated no-gi tournaments of the year.
Big Deal Pro 3 Will Shake Up The Ultra Heavyweight Rankings
Jul 2, 2021The Brazil-based Big Deal Pro is set to launch its first card on FloGrappling for Big Deal Pro 3 on July 10.
BJJBet No-Gi Grand Prix Will Feature Grappling Legends & Future Stars
Jul 1, 2021Nicholas Meregali is in the main event of BJJBet alongside Rider Zuchi, who is replacing Felipe Pena on short notice.
Leandro, Aly & An Ultra Heavyweight Showdown Headlining Big Deal Pro 3
Jun 29, 2021The Brazilian-based promotion, Big Deal Pro, comes to FloGrappling on Saturday, July 10, for an event loaded with some of Brazil's top jiu-jitsu icons, and an 8-man ultra heavyweight bracket which is sure to shake up the rankings at the heaviest category.
Five Major Takeaways From BJJ Stars V: Heavyweight Grand Prix
Feb 8, 2021We had a lot of questions going into BJJ Stars V. Some concerned the favorites, Felipe Andrew and Nicholas Meregali, both of whom had relatively inactive 2020 seasons. Other questions revolved around the underdogs and dark horses, rookies and veterans who would have a tough climb in a bracket with four world champs.
Live Updates & Results | BJJ Stars V: Heavyweight Grand Prix
Feb 6, 2021BJJ Stars is back on FloGrappling for the Heavyweight Grand Prix. If you're outside of Brazil, you can watch it here on Saturday, Feb. 6 starting at 4 p.m. CT.
BJJ Stars Superfights Will Be First To Use New IBJJF Heel Hook Rules
Feb 4, 2021Before the IBJJF has its first event with the new heel hook rules in March, four competitors will have an opportunity to give those rules a test run this weekend at BJJ Stars V.
Grappling Bulletin: A Landmark Moment For Women's Grappling
Feb 1, 2021This week marks the start of a new era for Grappling Bulletin. Every Monday morning we will publish a new and improved news and recap article like you’re used to, and at 4:30pm Central Time we’ll debut the first episode of the Grappling Bulletin podcast! You can watch it live on the FloGrappling homepage and app as well as on YouTube and Facebook.
Five World Champs On Heavyweight Grand Prix Roster For BJJ STARS V
Jan 19, 2021BJJ Stars returns to FloGrappling with a Heavyweight Grand Prix which is sure to be electric. Eight of the most explosive Brazilian heavyweights will take their shots at a massive cash prize.
Grappling Bulletin: Leandro Lo Returns, Fight Sports Team Soars in Philly
Nov 16, 2020The Grappling Bulletin is back with all of the biggest and most essential news from around the world!
A Guide To Agility For Heavyweights | Technique Showcase
Nov 14, 2020Competitors at the heaviest weight classes are often associated with heavy, unidirectional passing. We often see the heavy, super heavy, and ultra heavyweights forcing their ways into their opponents half guards and then slowly grinding forward to earn a pass.
Grit & Greatness: Hulk & Leandro Ready To Run It Back
Jul 22, 2020BJJ Stars is set to be Brazil's biggest grappling event of 2020, and FloGrappling members in the USA, Canada, and Mexico can watch it live on July 25 (or on-demand after the event).