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  1. Grappling Bulletin: Mica Galvao, The 17yo Brand New Black Belt Superstar

    Grappling Bulletin: Mica Galvao, The 17yo Brand New Black Belt Superstar

    Jul 12, 2021

    Mica Galvao isn’t the first teenager to ever be promoted to black belt, but from what we’ve been able to gather he is one of the youngest ever. Save for a handful of members of the Gracie family, we believe Galvao is in rare company in that he wears a black belt before his 18th birthday. Does this mean Galvao will still be able to compete? Scroll down for the answer. All this and much more in this week’s Grappling Bulletin.
  2. Where And When To Watch Cyborg, Lovato, Hinger, Gracie At Masters Worlds

    Where And When To Watch Cyborg, Lovato, Hinger, Gracie At Masters Worlds

    Dec 16, 2020

    In many ways, the 2020 edition of the IBJJF Masters World Championships will be like no other. It's in a new arena at a different time of year under different circumstances. But like previous installments, this year's Masters Worlds will feature icons of the sport, including World Champions, Hall of Famers and fan favorites.
  3. Official FloGrappling Predictions: Kumite V

    Official FloGrappling Predictions: Kumite V

    Aug 7, 2020

    The highly touted Kumite series is back with its fifth installment this weekend, featuring 8 of the very best 170lb no-gi grapplers on the planet. 
  4. Recap: Tinoco, Oliveira & More Shine At First Day Of Masters Worlds

    Recap: Tinoco, Oliveira & More Shine At First Day Of Masters Worlds

    Aug 22, 2019

    The black belt Master 1 weight divisions were on fire in Las Vegas on the first day of Masters Worlds competition. 
  5. Not Just for Veterans, Masters Worlds Brings Out BIG Names

    Not Just for Veterans, Masters Worlds Brings Out BIG Names

    Aug 19, 2019

    The Master 1 black belt divisions are always filled with talent at the IBJJF World Master Jiu-Jitsu Championship.