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  1. Official FloGrappling Predictions: F2W 156 Kennedy vs Junny

    Official FloGrappling Predictions: F2W 156 Kennedy vs Junny

    Nov 6, 2020

    Fight to Win returns to Philadelphia on Friday, November 6, for another superfight showcase. In the main event, Junny Ocasio will make his fifth Fight to Win appearance since July, and this time he'll step up in weight to take on the no. 1-ranked Kennedy Maciel. In the co-main event, Samuel Nagai will try to knock off another featherweight mainstay, Marcio Andre.

  2. Undefeated Junny Will Face Top-Ranked Kennedy Maciel At F2W 156

    Undefeated Junny Will Face Top-Ranked Kennedy Maciel At F2W 156

    Nov 3, 2020

    Fight to Win returns to Philadelphia on Friday, November 6, for another superfight showcase. In the main event, Junny Ocasio will make his fifth Fight to Win appearance since July, and this time he'll step up in weight to take on the no. 1-ranked Kennedy Maciel. In the co-main event, Samuel Nagai will try to knock off another featherweight mainstay, Marcio Andre.

  3. Top 10 Matches From Pans Black Belt Final Rounds

    Top 10 Matches From Pans Black Belt Final Rounds

    Oct 13, 2020

    There were more than 60 black belt matches on the final day of the 2020 Pan Championships. While you may not be able to watch them all, there are a few matches that you absolutely must see. Some of these contests were 10-minute firefights. Others were one-sided fights that defied expectations. Here are the top 10 matches from the black belt finals.

  4. The Most Anticipated Quarterfinal Matches At 2020 Pans

    The Most Anticipated Quarterfinal Matches At 2020 Pans

    Oct 11, 2020

    Day one of the black belt tournament at 2020 Pans is in the books. But the show is just getting started. The quarters, semis and finals go down on Sunday. We've been hoping for some of these matches all year, and they're finally being delivered. While there are many potential matchups in the later rounds, we're guaranteed of few of these right off the bat. Here are the most exciting matchups we'll see in the quarterfinal round.

  5. 2020 IBJJF Pans Watch Guide: Must-See Early Round Matchups

    2020 IBJJF Pans Watch Guide: Must-See Early Round Matchups

    Oct 7, 2020

    The 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.

  6. Official FloGrappling Predictions: F2W 151, Kennedy vs Queixinho

    Official FloGrappling Predictions: F2W 151, Kennedy vs Queixinho

    Sep 10, 2020

    This weekend's edition of Fight to Win will be a clash of styles in all three of the headline matches!

  7. How To Watch IBJJF Austin International Open Jiu-Jitsu Championship

    How To Watch IBJJF Austin International Open Jiu-Jitsu Championship

    Sep 10, 2020

    The IBJJF's first event since the shutdown is set to be streamed exclusively on FloGrappling!

  8. Queixinho vs Kennedy Maciel: A Classic Matchup Of Youth Versus Experience

    Queixinho vs Kennedy Maciel: A Classic Matchup Of Youth Versus Experience

    Sep 9, 2020

    This weekend's edition of Fight to Win will be a clash of styles in all three of the headline matches!

  9. Romulo Jumps Up Three Weight Classes For Sub-Only Debut vs Tanner Rice

    Romulo Jumps Up Three Weight Classes For Sub-Only Debut vs Tanner Rice

    Aug 19, 2020

    Fight to Win will hit a major milestone this weekend in Dallas for its 150th edition on August 21. The main card will feature the return of three Fight to Win veterans, and the Fight to Win debut of seven-time world champ Romulo Barral. 

  10. Lucas Hulk Barbosa Hands Jimenez First Submission Loss at Fight to Win 137

    Lucas Hulk Barbosa Hands Jimenez First Submission Loss at Fight to Win 137

    Mar 8, 2020

    In an absolute barn burner, no.2-ranked medium heavyweight Lucas “Hulk” Barbosa took on no.6 pound-for-pound ranked black belt Roberto Jimenez. New to the black belt division, Roberto Jimenez has taken it by storm, undaunted by the level of competition with wins over some of the biggest names, like Keenan Cornelius and even submitting Felipe Andrew. While guys like Cornelius and Andrew have more similar games to Jimenez (relying on length, leverage, and dexterity in their guards) the match with “The Hulk” posed a different type of challenge, stylistically, for the new black belt, notorious not only for soul-crushing power and pressure, but an ability to go into deep waters, escape and come back on top. 

  11. Marcio Andre vs Benson Henderson: How To Watch, What To Expect

    Marcio Andre vs Benson Henderson: How To Watch, What To Expect

    Jan 9, 2020

    Fight to Win 134 is kicking off the year in Scottsdale, Arizona bringing two of Arizona’s grappling all-stars in for a 170-pound no-gi main event: former UFC lightweight champ Benson Henderson against Marcio Andre. 

  12. Official 2020 Gi Season Preview: Male Feather

    Official 2020 Gi Season Preview: Male Feather

    Dec 20, 2019

    The 2020 gi season will kick off on January 20th at the IBJJF European Championships. The season will run through to the end of May, culminating at the IBJJF World Championships on May 27th. 

  13. Marcio Andre Looking Forward To GrappleFest Showdown

    Marcio Andre Looking Forward To GrappleFest Showdown

    Nov 11, 2019

    Marcio Andre is one of the most successful athletes of his generation, whether talking about in the gi or no-gi. Marcio is a 2016 No-Gi Worlds champion and has won Europeans three times in the gi to go with two silver medals from Worlds. He has wins in his career over athletes such as Rubens Charles "Cobrinha," Paulo Miyao, Gianni Grippo, Isaac Doederlein, and Leo Saggioro.

  14. 4 Key Matches To Watch at Grapplefest 7: Craig Jones, Dante Leon & More

    4 Key Matches To Watch at Grapplefest 7: Craig Jones, Dante Leon & More

    Nov 6, 2019

    Grapplefest will be returning to FloGrappling for their seventh show on November 23. The event will be streamed live from Liverpool, England, and contains a number of exciting no-gi matches featuring ADCC veterans.