Rafael Lovato Jr is a jiu-jitsu black belt and one of the most successful American jiu-jitsu practitioners of all-time. Born on June 25, 1983, Lovato Jr. represents Six Blades Jiu-Jitsu. He is an IBJJF World champion and professional MMA fighter having captured the Bellator middleweight title.
Rafael Lovato Jr. WNO Interview Series
Apr 1, 2021Former Bellator middleweight champion Rafael Lovato Jr. takes on Gilbert Burns at WNO on April 30.
Fight To Win
May 18, 2020The biggest party in grappling, Fight to Win features non-stop submission-only gi and no-gi jiu-jitsu!
The American: Rafael Lovato Jr.
Mar 14, 2020The most accomplished American blackbelt, Rafael Lovato Jr. burst onto the blackbelt scene in 2007 when he became one of the first non-Brazilians to win a World Championship.