Lucas Barbosa, nicknamed "Hulk", is a Brazilian jiu-jitsu black belt competitor. He is an IBJJF World champion both gi and no-gi. Barbosa represents Atos Jiu-Jitsu and trains under Andre Galvao.
Learn One Of Hulk's Best Takedowns From An Olympian | Technique Showcase
Feb 13, 2021
The the drop seoi nage, is one of the most commonly used takedowns among some of the best heavyweights. But the traditional version of the throw is not without its faults. The textbook variation of the throw requires the attacker to turn his back to his opponent, giving the defender an opening to counter.
Five Major Takeaways From BJJ Stars V: Heavyweight Grand Prix
Feb 8, 2021
We 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.
Grappling Bulletin: Felipe Pena Wins Brazil's Biggest Pro Jiu-Jitsu Event
Feb 8, 2021
Felipe Pena cruised to victory at the BJJ Stars Heavyweight Grand Prix but it was a night of surprises and upsets. Find out what you need to know in this week's Grappling Bulletin. Don't forget to watch the live Grappling Bulletin show at 4:30pm CT on the FloGrappling site, app, YouTube channel and Facebook pages.
Live Updates & Results | BJJ Stars V: Heavyweight Grand Prix
Feb 6, 2021
BJJ 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.
Look At The Best First Round Matches At BJJ Stars V: Heavyweight Grand Prix
Feb 5, 2021
The BJJ Stars Heavyweight Grand Prix is official now that the drawing for first round matches is complete. The two favorites, Nicholas Meregali and Felipe Pena have been placed on opposite sides of the bracket. If this highly-anticipated rematch comes to pass, it will be for the title of Grand Prix Champion.
Longtime Rivals On Collision Course at BJJ Stars Heavyweight Grand Prix
Feb 2, 2021
BJJ STARS V: Heavyweight Grand Prix is bound to stir up some old grudges and add new layers to the deeply interwoven heavyweight divisions. The eight-man bracket will feature some of the most consistently top-performing heavyweights and super heavyweights of the last five years.