Roberto Jimenez is a jiu-jitsu black belt under his father Raul "Gaucho" Jimenez. He was often called as a prodigy in his teens, winning the World Championships twice at the juvenile ranks, then as a purple belt. He is best known for his skill at taking his opponents' backs.
Mikey vs Kade May Be The Best Potential Matchup At The WNO Championship
Sep 16, 2021The men’s 155 lb division at the WNO Championship has shaped up to be one of the most exciting jiu-jitsu grand prixs in history. Any of the eight men in this stacked division could take home the championship belt, and the $30,000 prize that comes with it.
The Case For Betting Against The Favorite | WNO Championship Betting Lines
Sep 15, 2021The online betting site BetOnline has released money lines for FloGrappling’s WNO Championship.
Roberto Is The Top Dog; How Does Tye Fare? | WNO Championship Betting Lines
Sep 14, 2021The online betting site BetOnline has released money lines for FloGrappling’s WNO Championship.
The Best Submissions In WNO History
Sep 13, 2021Who’s Number One (WNO) has emerged in the last 12 months as the premier no-gi superfight event in the world, and the WNO rules result in not only exciting matches but some of the best submission finishes in the sport.
Gabi Garcia May Be A Clear Favorite, The Title Is Anything But A Guarantee
Sep 13, 2021It’s not up for debate: Gabi Garcia is the overwhelming favorite for the women’s heavyweight division at the WNO Championships September 25-26. She’s a 4x ADCC Champion, IBJJF World Champion, and veteran of the WNO Stage - and over the course of her 12-year black belt career, she’s established herself as THE woman to beat.
The Commentators Cheat Sheet: WNO Championships 115 lb Division
Sep 2, 2021Considering that the strawweight division has proven to be a well-spring of thrilling grapplers for WNO, it's no surprise that the women’s 115-lb division for the WNO Championship is one of the most hotly anticipated brackets of the tournament.
185-lb Division Dropped! See The Most Stacked WNO Championship Division
Aug 5, 2021Update (Sept 14) — Craig Jones is out with an injury, making way for New Wave's Oliver Taza, who is 1-1 on the WNO mats. Andrew Wiltse has also pulled out due to injury, and will be replaced by Pedro Marinho, of Gracie Barra.
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.
Live Updates & Results | FloGrappling's Road To ADCC
Jul 17, 2021The first event of it's kind, FloGrappling's Road To ADCC is underway. ADCC champions, veterans and hopeful invitees will square off in six matches under the ADCC-finals ruleset. In the main event, the 2019 ADCC 88 kg champion, Matheus Diniz, will fight up in weight to take on the 2019 99+ kg champion, Kaynan Duarte. Duarte weighted in at 101.2 kg, which could be a significant advantage against Diniz, who weighted in at 93.4 kg. But Diniz is a master strategist in the ADCC ruleset, and has an opportunity to prove that again here.
Official Weigh-In Results & Photos | FloGrappling's Road To ADCC
Jul 16, 2021All 12 athletes are weighed in and ready for FloGrappling’s Road To ADCC.
ADCC Rules Are Unlikely To Play A Role For Andrew Wiltse vs Roberto Jimenez
Jul 9, 2021Roberto Jimenez came close to qualifying for ADCC on two separate occasions. He lost in a semifinal to Alec Baudling at the east coast trials in 2018, taking third; and he lost to Stanley Rosa at the 2019 west coast trials, taking fourth.
Favorites, Underdogs & Value Bets | Road To ADCC Betting Lines
Jul 6, 2021The online betting site BetDSI has released money lines for FloGrappling’s Road to ADCC.
IBJJF American Nationals Brackets Released!
Jun 22, 2021The IBJJF has released the gi and no-gi brackets for the 2021 American National Championships. Check out the comprehensive list of divisions here.
Must Watch Early-Round Matches | 2021 IBJJF American Nationals
Jun 22, 2021The 2021 IBJJF American National Championships begin on Thursday June 24. The black belts take the mats on Friday, June 25, and switch into no-gi attire on Saturday, June 25. We could see any number of potential matches in the semifinals and finals, but we're promised some exciting matches even earlier in the tournament. Here are our favorite first and second round matchups.
Two Reigning ADCC Champs Square Off At Road To ADCC On July 17
Jun 19, 2021Two reigning ADCC champions are set to square off in an ADCC-rules superfight to headline FloGrappling’s Road to ADCC on July 17.Kaynan Duarte, 2019 +99 kg champion, will take on 88 kg champ Matheus Diniz in the main event.