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Completed, Aug 18, 2018
 

KASAI Pro returns to the Empire State in style on Saturday, August 18 for another event of professional no-gi grappling featuring an one-night tourney at 170lbs (77.1kg) to crown the first-ever KASAI World Welterweight Champion. 

  1. Behind the Scenes of Renato Canuto's KASAI Pro 3 Title Run

    Behind the Scenes of Renato Canuto's KASAI Pro 3 Title Run

    Sep 2, 2018

    In August Renato Canuto made history by becoming the first KASAI Pro two-division champion. 
  2. Vagner Rocha Drops Truth Bomb About The Effectiveness of Jiu-Jitsu

    Vagner Rocha Drops Truth Bomb About The Effectiveness of Jiu-Jitsu

    Aug 29, 2018

    Vagner Rocha has been the subject of fierce debate over the last couple of weeks. Some criticize his aggressive style of jiu-jitsu, but he's fired back at the haters with a reminder of the art's combative origins. 
  3. Vagner Rocha Is A Nasty Man

    Vagner Rocha Is A Nasty Man

    Aug 21, 2018

    Vagner Rocha came close winning the KASAI Pro 170lb championship belt on Saturday night, but in a razor-thin final against Renato Canuto it was his trademark style of gritty jiu-jitsu that cost him the title.
  4. Renato Canuto: KASAI Pro 3 Road To Gold

    Renato Canuto: KASAI Pro 3 Road To Gold

    Aug 20, 2018

    Renato Canuto stepped up in a big way this past week weekend with his title-winning performance at KASAI Pro 3. The No. 2-ranked 77kg no-gi athlete earned his second KASAI title, this time in the welterweight division, after besting some of the toughest competition in the world. 
  5. Everything Good, Bad And Ugly About KASAI Pro 3

    Everything Good, Bad And Ugly About KASAI Pro 3

    Aug 20, 2018

    America’s new number one submission grappling event put on another great show for the New York crowd and the global grappling community, but it wasn’t without incident. 
  6. KASAI Pro 3 Recap & Results: Canuto on Fire, Palhares Stalls Against Jones

    KASAI Pro 3 Recap & Results: Canuto on Fire, Palhares Stalls Against Jones

    Aug 19, 2018

    Rousimar Palhares spoiled one of the most anticipated matches of the year by doing almost nothing in an anticlimactic superfight against Craig Jones at KASAI Pro 3. 
  7. Pros Predict: Craig Jones vs Rousimar Palhares

    Pros Predict: Craig Jones vs Rousimar Palhares

    Aug 17, 2018

    We've reached out to some of the biggest names in jiu-jitsu to get their thoughts on the blockbuster matchup between Craig jones And Rousimar Palhares.
  8. KASAI Pro 3: Official Weigh In Ceremony

    KASAI Pro 3: Official Weigh In Ceremony

    Aug 17, 2018

    The day is almost upon, and the athletes for KASAI Pro 3 have weighed in. Hit the link below to watch the full show.
  9. Rousimar Palhares: From Jiu-Jitsu To MMA To KASAI Pro 3 vs Craig Jones

    Rousimar Palhares: From Jiu-Jitsu To MMA To KASAI Pro 3 vs Craig Jones

    Aug 15, 2018

    From jiu-jitsu to MMA, and from MMA to jiu-jitsu. This is the routine of Rousimar Palhares, the infamous 'Toquinho'. Known for his lethal leg locks, the 38-year-old athlete will have his next challenge at KASAI Pro 3 on August 18. His opponent: the talented Craig Jones. It is expected to be a battle of the leg lock specialists, but Toquinho is promising something new. 
  10. KASAI Pro: 8-Man Grand Prix Preview

    KASAI Pro: 8-Man Grand Prix Preview

    Aug 14, 2018

    The superfights are top-shelf, the undercard is unmissable, but KASAI Pro 3’s eight-man Grand Prix is where all eyes should be focused Aug. 18, when the first-ever welterweight KASAI champion will be crowned.