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Devhonte Johnson Wins Rise Invitational Openweight Tournament

Jul 26, 2022

Devhonte Johnson steamrolled through the RISE Invitational $10k openweight tournament, tapping all three opponents in regulation to claim the grand prize.

Representing Unity Jiu-Jitsu, Johnson submitted Albruce Touaev, Rene Sousa and Jason Rau. Check out each of his matches here (all quick subs) here.

As one of the biggest events on the East Coast, Rise acts as a showcase for up-and-coming no-gi talent while also offering established names a platform to inspire others.