Yuri Simoes is a Brazilian jiu-jitsu black belt and MMA fighter from Rio de Janeiro. He is a two-time ADCC champion in different weight classes, winning gold in 2015 at -88kg and 2017 in the -99kg division. Born on June 18, 1990, Simoes trains under coach Caio Terra in San Jose, CA and represents Brasa CTA. He is four-time IBJJF World No-Gi champion, winning double gold in 2014 and 2016. In 2020 he made his professional MMA debut with ONE Championship.
Grappling Bulletin: Andre Galvao Will Defend ADCC Superfight Title in 2022
Jun 7, 2021We asked what would happen to the ADCC superfight when word came that Gordon Ryan wasn't competing any more, but we didn't expect to get an update this quickly. Andre Galvao has confirmed his participation, the only question now is who will he face?
Heavyweight Clash At Fight to Win 172: Yuri Simoes vs Devhonte Johnson
Jun 1, 2021Here's how to watch Fight to Win 172 on FloGrappling.
BJJ Stars Returns: Pena vs Gaudio, Hulk vs Diniz & More! | How To Watch
Jun 1, 2021Here's how to watch the upcoming BJJ Stars event on FloGrappling.
Live Updates & Results | WNO: Gordon Ryan vs Vagner Rocha
Mar 26, 2021Tonight, the no.1-ranked pound for pound grappler will take on yet another top-ranked contender. Gordon Ryan is set to face the no.1-ranked middleweight, Vagner Rocha in the main event at Who’s Number One, a 30-minute match.
Betting Lines Released For Who's Number One: Gordon Ryan vs Vagner Rocha
Mar 22, 2021The online betting site BetDSI has released money lines for Who’s Number One: Gordon Ryan vs Vagner Rocha.
By ADCC Standards, The Wrestling of Yuri Simoes Is Superior To Nicky Rod's
Mar 11, 2021By consensus, the co-main event at Who’s Number One: Gordon Ryan vs Vagner Rocha is going to be a wrestling showdown between two of the best takedown artists in the heavyweight division.