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Mahamed Aly is a jiu-jitsu black belt competing in the super and ultra-heavyweight divisions. Born in Rio de Janeiro on January 11, 1994, Mahamed Aly represents Team Lloyd Irvin and in 2019 he became the IBJJF World champion.

  1. Big Deal Pro 3 Will Shake Up The Ultra Heavyweight Rankings

    Big Deal Pro 3 Will Shake Up The Ultra Heavyweight Rankings

    Jul 2, 2021

    The Brazil-based Big Deal Pro is set to launch its first card on FloGrappling for Big Deal Pro 3 on July 10.
  2. Leandro, Aly & An Ultra Heavyweight Showdown Headlining Big Deal Pro 3

    Leandro, Aly & An Ultra Heavyweight Showdown Headlining Big Deal Pro 3

    Jun 29, 2021

    The 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.
  3. BJJ Stars Returns: Pena vs Gaudio, Hulk vs Diniz & More! | How To Watch

    BJJ Stars Returns: Pena vs Gaudio, Hulk vs Diniz & More! | How To Watch

    Jun 1, 2021

    Here's how to watch the upcoming BJJ Stars event on FloGrappling.
  4. Learn One Of Hulk's Best Takedowns From An Olympian | Technique Showcase

    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. 
  5. Grappling Bulletin: A Landmark Moment For Women's Grappling

    Grappling Bulletin: A Landmark Moment For Women's Grappling

    Feb 1, 2021

    This 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. 
  6. Five World Champs On Heavyweight Grand Prix Roster For BJJ STARS V

    Five World Champs On Heavyweight Grand Prix Roster For BJJ STARS V

    Jan 19, 2021

    BJJ 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.
  7. Mahamed Aly Reveals Past Steroid Use, Says 'Not Good For My Performance'

    Mahamed Aly Reveals Past Steroid Use, Says 'Not Good For My Performance'

    Nov 5, 2020

    2018 IBJJF World champion Mahamed Aly is well-known for his media output, where he often communicates with fans via his regular Portuguese-language YouTube shows, podcasts and social media posts. 
  8. WNO Mixtape: This Weeks Greatest Hits!

    WNO Mixtape: This Weeks Greatest Hits!

    Apr 11, 2020

    This was a wild week on the WNO Podcast, with a bunch of legends calling in. I've compiled my favorite moments here to be viewed in one place. First, here are links to the full episodes: 
  9. A Look Inside The Mind Of Mahamed Aly

    A Look Inside The Mind Of Mahamed Aly

    Apr 9, 2020

    Mahamed Aly is an IBJJF world champion in both gi and no-gi competition. Aly has lead an incredible life to get there, from growing up in Rio de Janeiro to moving to the USA and training with Team Lloyd Irvin to achieve his goals. He gave us some great details about his story on the 37th episode of the WNO Podcast; here are some highlights:
  10. 2020 Official Gi Season Preview: Male Super-Heavyweight

    2020 Official Gi Season Preview: Male Super-Heavyweight

    Jan 3, 2020

    Just a couple weeks until the gi season kicks off for 2020, on January 20th at the IBJJF European Championships. I’ve almost worked my way through the season previews, there’s just a couple left and now it’s time for super-heavyweight.
  11. Four Must-See First-Round Matches At The Marianas Open

    Four Must-See First-Round Matches At The Marianas Open

    Apr 17, 2018

    Guam is set to become the center of the jiu-jitsu world this Sunday at the 11th edition of the Marianas Open.