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The final major IBJJF event of 2022: No-Gi Worlds is set to return to Anaheim, CA on December 8-12. Nineteen new black belt champions will be crowned, and dozens of purple and brown belt prospects will earn their day in the spotlight. Tune in all week on FloGrappling for the best IBJJF no-gi action of the year.

  1. Who Could Win The Absolute At The IBJJF 2022 No-Gi World Championships?

    Who Could Win The Absolute At The IBJJF 2022 No-Gi World Championships?

    Dec 7, 2022

    Open to all-comers: an athlete from any weight class is welcome to register for the open class - and only the best athlete is able to climb to the top of the podium.
  2. BREAKING: IBJJF 2022 No-Gi Worlds Brackets Revealed

    BREAKING: IBJJF 2022 No-Gi Worlds Brackets Revealed

    Dec 6, 2022

    The IBJJF has officially released the brackets for the 2022 No-Gi World Championships, which begins on Thursday, Dec. 8 The black belts will take the stage Saturday, Dec 10, and finalize their categories on Sunday.
  3. 9 Dream Matches We Want To See At The IBJJF 2022 No-Gi World Championships

    9 Dream Matches We Want To See At The IBJJF 2022 No-Gi World Championships

    Dec 1, 2022

    The IBJJF 2022 No-Gi World Championships are nearly upon us! The black belt divisions are loaded with talent, including some fresh faces and returning legends, all hoping to capture gold at the final major tournament of the year.
  4. 9 Brown Belts To Watch At No-Gi Worlds

    9 Brown Belts To Watch At No-Gi Worlds

    Nov 30, 2022

    The IBJJF World No-Gi Championship goes down from December 8th to 11th in Anaheim, California, and the brown belt divisions are loaded with talent this year. Both the male and female brown belt divisions are scheduled to take place on Friday, December 9th.
  5. No-Gi Worlds Lightweight Division Could Be Dominated By Canadian Talents

    No-Gi Worlds Lightweight Division Could Be Dominated By Canadian Talents

    Nov 29, 2022

    The 22-man lightweight division slated for next week’s IBJJF No-Gi World Championships is deep with wildcards, rookies and dark horses. But among them are three clear cut favorites, each of whom have likely earned their positions as top seeds with successful outings at IBJJF majors over the last several years.
  6. Amanda Bruse Looking To Polish Off Breakout Year At No-Gi Worlds

    Amanda Bruse Looking To Polish Off Breakout Year At No-Gi Worlds

    Nov 29, 2022

    Though 2022 has raised Amanda Bruse’s profile, her consistency and tenacity in no-gi competition at the highest levels are nothing new. She plowed through the featherweight division at purple belt No-Gi Worlds in 2019, submitting four of her five opponents (including Jessie Crane in the final) and only conceding two points in her entire run in her weight class—which she answered with a choke from the back.
  7. Can 'Daisy Fresh' Win A No-Gi Worlds Team Title This Year?

    Can 'Daisy Fresh' Win A No-Gi Worlds Team Title This Year?

    Nov 29, 2022

    After running away with the team title at IBJJF No-Gi Pans for a second straight year, Pedigo Submission Fighting looks positioned to make a challenge for their first ever team trophy at No-Gi Worlds.
  8. 4 Rising Stars To Storm The Women's Lightweight Division At No-Gi Worlds

    4 Rising Stars To Storm The Women's Lightweight Division At No-Gi Worlds

    Nov 28, 2022

    No-Gi Worlds is right around the corner and once again the black belts are looking to set the bar for professional jiu-jitsu a level higher. In the women’s lightweight division, there are four top contenders, each stylistically different, vying for the number one spot.
  9. Early Look: IBJJF 2022 No-Gi World Championships Is Stacked

    Early Look: IBJJF 2022 No-Gi World Championships Is Stacked

    Nov 15, 2022

    The IBJJF 2022 No-Gi World Championship is set to run December 7-12 in Anaheim, California, and over the course of the week athletes from around the world will look to capture gold in the final major tournament of the year.
  10. From Midland, TX To Tezos WNO: Emily Fernandez Is On The Rise

    From Midland, TX To Tezos WNO: Emily Fernandez Is On The Rise

    Nov 14, 2022

    With a stellar record preceding her and a dominant debut at Tezos WNO, there’s reason to believe Bruno Bastos’ homegrown rookie black belt is just getting started.