picture of 2019 ADCC World Championship

Completed, Sep 27 - 29, 2019
 

The most prestigious grappling event in the world, the ADCC World Championship, returns in 2019 with the very best submission grapplers on earth.

  1. Are The Ruotolo Bros On Track To Be Among The Greatest Of All Time?

    Are The Ruotolo Bros On Track To Be Among The Greatest Of All Time?

    Feb 24, 2020

    You may remember Tye and Kade Ruotolo as the adorable orange belts who barely fit in their baggy Shoyoroll gis with great big smiles. But now at 16 years old, they may be unrecognizable. ...

  2. Is Brazil's Grip On Submission Grappling Beginning To Fade?

    Is Brazil's Grip On Submission Grappling Beginning To Fade?

    Oct 31, 2019

    We often measure ADCC accomplishments at the individual level. 

  3. Lachlan Giles Joins ADCC Absolute Legends With Inspirational Submissions

    Lachlan Giles Joins ADCC Absolute Legends With Inspirational Submissions

    Oct 17, 2019

    Score one for the lightweights. After suffering a first-round defeat to Lucas Lepri in the 77kg division, Lachlan Giles shocked the grappling world, proving the smaller guys can hang in t...

  4. The Guide To Winning Decisions At ADCC

    The Guide To Winning Decisions At ADCC

    Oct 14, 2019

    We're getting down to the nitty-gritty of the ADCC analysis pieces.

  5. Who Is The No-Gi GOAT?

    Who Is The No-Gi GOAT?

    Oct 9, 2019

    The no-gi G.O.A.T. topic has been a hot conversation in the community for the last few weeks, ignited by the peak in no-gi interest around ADCC. For every one person who pops up in commen...

  6. It Wasn't Just The Leglocks That Made Us Love Lachlan Giles at ADCC

    It Wasn't Just The Leglocks That Made Us Love Lachlan Giles at ADCC

    Oct 8, 2019

    As human beings we inherently root for the underdog. That’s just a quality that most people like to see. If you’re not rooting for the underdog, you’re a jerk! And when Lachlan Giles subm...

  7. Mo Jassim Announced as ADCC 2021 Host, World Championships Location Known

    Mo Jassim Announced as ADCC 2021 Host, World Championships Location Known

    Oct 7, 2019

    After hosting one of the best-received ADCC events of the last 20 years, FloGrappling can exclusively reveal that promoter Mo Jassim has been selected as host for the next ADCC World Cham...

  8. ADCC 2019: Who Was The Best Team?

    ADCC 2019: Who Was The Best Team?

    Oct 6, 2019

    After the 2019 ADCC World Championships a question that I’ve heard often discussed is who was the most successful team at the event? With no official team scores like most tournaments, th...

  9. Andre Galvao Confirms ADCC Legend Status, But Will He Come Back For Gordon?

    Andre Galvao Confirms ADCC Legend Status, But Will He Come Back For Gordon?

    Oct 3, 2019

    Andre Galvao confirmed his ADCC legend status with a resounding win over Felipe Pena in the 2019 superfight. This extended Galvao's record-breaking run to a total of three ADCC superfight...

  10. The Biggest Upsets at ADCC

    The Biggest Upsets at ADCC

    Oct 3, 2019

    There were so many crazy storylines at ADCC. Where do we even start? It was one of the biggest and best events we've ever been to.