1. 12th Annual Abu Dhabi World Pro Jiu-Jitsu Championship Returns Nov 17-21

    12th Annual Abu Dhabi World Pro Jiu-Jitsu Championship Returns Nov 17-21

    Sep 12, 2020

    The 12th edition of the Abu Dhabi World Professional Jiu-Jitsu Championship (ADWPJJC) 2020 will be held at Abu Dhabi’s Jiu-Jitsu Arena from November 17-21.  
  2. How to Watch the 2020 Abu Dhabi World Professional Jiu-Jitsu Championship

    How to Watch the 2020 Abu Dhabi World Professional Jiu-Jitsu Championship

    Sep 11, 2020

    Here's how to watch the 2020 Abu Dhabi World Professional Jiu-Jitsu Championship on FloGrappling.
  3. Early Look: The UAEJJF 2018 Abu Dhabi Grand Slam Tokyo

    Early Look: The UAEJJF 2018 Abu Dhabi Grand Slam Tokyo

    Jul 10, 2018

    The UAEJJF 2018 Tokyo Grand Slam goes down July 29 and marks the first major event of the UAEJJF’s 2018-19 season.  
  4. Black Belts To Watch At Abu Dhabi Grand Slam London

    Black Belts To Watch At Abu Dhabi Grand Slam London

    Mar 6, 2018

    By Michael Sears  The United Arab Emirates Jiu-Jitsu Federation (UAEJJF) is holding its fifth and final Grand Slam of the 2017-18 season this weekend in London, the last major event before the World Pro.
  5. Abu Dhabi Invites Every Past Champion For New Mega-Event 'King Of Mats'

    Abu Dhabi Invites Every Past Champion For New Mega-Event 'King Of Mats'

    Feb 7, 2018

    The UAE Jiu-Jitsu Federation is showing respect for its past black belt world champions by inviting them to compete for the title of "King of Mats" at this year's Abu Dhabi World Professional Jiu-Jitsu Championship.
  6. Grand Slam Recap: Young Gun Black Belts Steal The Show In Rio

    Grand Slam Recap: Young Gun Black Belts Steal The Show In Rio

    Nov 12, 2017

    Isaque Bahiense, Hugo Marques, Jose Carlos Lima, and Gerard Labinski were among the young black belts who shone at the Abu Dhabi Grand Slam in Rio de Janeiro this weekend.
  7. Ana Carolina Vieira: Too Much To Handle

    Ana Carolina Vieira: Too Much To Handle

    Nov 12, 2017

    2017 Abu Dhabi Grand Slam -70kg brown-black belt champion Ana Carolina Vieira blew through Thamara Silva in the final, winning via armlock in 3.50. 
  8. Legends Superfight Result: Carino vs Barreto

    Legends Superfight Result: Carino vs Barreto

    Nov 12, 2017

    Rio de Janeiro, Brazil: The superfight between old-school black belts Rafael Carino and Carlos Barreto was decided by a single takedown. 
  9. Why The Red Belt in Jiu-Jitsu Tournaments?

    Why The Red Belt in Jiu-Jitsu Tournaments?

    Nov 12, 2017

    In UAEJJF competitions one competitor will always wear a red belt, with spectators wondering why. 
  10. UAEJJF Rio Grand Slam Day 2 Photos

    UAEJJF Rio Grand Slam Day 2 Photos

    Nov 11, 2017

    The second day of the UAEJJf Rio Grand Slam saw the adult black and brown belt brown belts take the stage at the Carioca Arena- and the action was non-stop.Some of the very best athelte on the planet made their way to the birthplace of jiu-jitsu - here are some of our favorite photos from the day.
  11. Black Belt Carnage As Favorites Fall At Rio Grand Slam

    Black Belt Carnage As Favorites Fall At Rio Grand Slam

    Nov 11, 2017

    Day two of the Abu Dhabi Grand Slam Rio was one of upsets, shocks and surprises. 
  12. Report: Purple Belts Deliver Surprises At Rio Grand Slam

    Report: Purple Belts Deliver Surprises At Rio Grand Slam

    Nov 10, 2017

    3400 fans came to watch the opening day of the Abu Dhabi Grand Slam in Rio de Janeiro, which is being held at a modern venue originally used during the Olympic Games. 
  13. Grand Slam Rio: The Brown/Black Belt Women To Watch

    Grand Slam Rio: The Brown/Black Belt Women To Watch

    Nov 10, 2017

    By Michael Sears | The stars have come out for the brown/black belt female divisions at the 2017 Abu Dhabi Grand Slam Rio de Janeiro this weekend. 
  14. Brazil's Best Brown & Purples To Compete At Rio Grand Slam

    Brazil's Best Brown & Purples To Compete At Rio Grand Slam

    Nov 9, 2017

    By Michael Sears | The large cash prizes at the Abu Dhabi Grand Slam in Rio de Janeiro have brought out an enormous amount of talent in the colored belts.
  15. Jorge Nakamura: Competing With An Injury With No Cure

    Jorge Nakamura: Competing With An Injury With No Cure

    Nov 9, 2017

    By Vitor Freitas | While still a purple belt back in 2008, Jorge Nakamura suffered a serious knee injury in training that resulted in three torn ligaments and peroneal nerve damage in his leg.