Fellipe Andrew Captures Double Gold At 2021 Pans: Day 5 Recap
Sep 6, 2021Fellipe Andrew won his first double-gold in an IBJJF major putting 18 points on Gustavo Batista in the absolute division final.
The Black Belt Finals Are Set At 2021 Pans: Day 4 Recap
Sep 5, 2021Day four of the 2021 IBJJF Pan Championships is in the books, and the stage is set for the final rounds of the black belt tournament.
The Future Of Women's Jiu-Jitsu: 2021 IBJJF Pans Day 3 Recap
Sep 3, 2021It was brown belt day for the women at the 2021 IBJJF Pan Championships, an opportunity for the top prospects to put their jiu-jitsu on display in hopes of winning gold.
The Best Brown Belts at 2021 IBJJF Pans: Day 2 Recap
Sep 2, 2021The brown belt champions of today are likely to go on to become standout black belts of tomorrow, and the IBJJF Pan Championship is always a good place to identify those future stars.
The Best Blue Belts in America Today: 2021 IBJJF Pans Day 1 Recap
Sep 1, 2021Non-stop action here on day 1 of the 2021 IBJJF Pan Championships – the first major gi event of the IBJJF calendar came later in the year than expected and you can see that the competitors were eager to let it rip.
Kaynan Duarte Certified His Spot In P4P Discussion With Road To ADCC Win
Jul 22, 2021Kaynan Duarte was the heavy favorite going into his matchup against ADCC 2019’s 88 kg champion, Matheus Diniz. It’s no real surprise; Duarte weighed in at 101 kg, giving him a substantial weight advantage over Diniz, who got on the scale at 93 kg. Moreover, Duarte was riding an 11-match win streak going into the main event at Road to ADCC, while Diniz had been on a three-match slide.
Nicky Ryan Finally Lived Up To Training Room Lore With Win vs Dante Leon
Jul 21, 2021Over the last twelve months, those in the training room with the Danaher Death Squad have said that Nicky Ryan is one of the toughest athletes in the room, perhaps second only to his brother, Gordon. Squad members — and Nicky Ryan himself — have talked about the evolution of the 20-year old’s game, and the development of his guard passing and wrestling. He displayed some of these skills this year in WNO matches against guys like PJ Barch and Gabriel Almeida, but each of those victories fell short of the hype we’d been sold from Puerto Rico.
Duarte Earns Record Submission Win vs Diniz at Road To ADCC
Jul 18, 2021Kaynan Duarte submitted Matheus Diniz with a cloverleaf leg lock just two minutes and three seconds into the main event at FloGrappling's Road To ADCC on Saturday, July 17.
The Women's Strawweight Division Is Suddenly Stacked With Talent
May 1, 2021Who’s Number One: Rafael Lovato Jr. vs Gilbert Burns featured two thrilling matches including some of the top-ranked talent in the women’s strawweight division. Three of the four women in those matches were ranked; and the fourth has made a case that she deserves to be considered in the top 10.
New Champs Crowned, Big Upsets! | Results From Abu Dhabi World Pro
Apr 9, 2021The purpose-built Jiu-Jitsu Arena in Abu Dhabi was the host for the 2020 Abu Dhabi World Pro Jiu-Jitsu Championship. With top purple, brown and black belts from around the world invited to compete there were plenty of notable results. Below we've highlighted how each weight class played out.
10 Facts From Who's Number One: Gordon Ryan vs Vagner Rocha
Mar 30, 2021The seventh installment of Who's Number One is in the books. Many of the competitors involved hit landmark victories which will certainly shake up the rankings. Several of the athletes also made, or altered, history.
Four Major Takeaways From WNO: Craig Jones vs Ronaldo Junior
Mar 1, 2021The backstage events at Who's Number One: Craig Jones vs Ronaldo Junior, may have momentarily overshadowed some of the outstanding performances of the event.
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.
Cyborg & Pato Win Decisions, Tex Johnson Taps Maidana At Fight To Win 161
Jan 23, 2021Roberto “Cyborg” Abreu defeated Tim Spriggs in the main event of Fight to Win 161 tonight. Cyborg won by unanimous decision in the 10-minute no-gi match.
Tackett, Marinho, Jonnatas Victorious at Fight to Win 160
Jan 17, 2021[p: William Tackett] beat [p: John Combs] in the main event of [e: Fight to Win 160] tonight. In a no-gi match that went the distance, Tackett won via split decision.