No-Gi Worlds Lightweight Division Could Be Dominated By Canadian Talents
Nov 29, 2022The 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.
The Official Competitor List: Who's In For ADCC 2022 World Championship
Sep 14, 2022We will keep this list updated as further names qualify or are invited to the 2022 ADCC World Championships.
7 Non-Brazilians Black Belts Who Could Win IBJJF Worlds In 2022
May 23, 2022Only one of the ten men’s black belt champions at 2021 Worlds represented a country other than Brazil. The lone non-Brazilian champion was 4x black belt gi world champion Mikey Musumeci (USA), who won his fourth title defeating Bruno Malfacine 6-0 by points. This year, a slew of veterans and rookies alike are lined up for their shot at gold, and the roster of non-Brazilians is showing signs that this year’s podiums could be the most nationally diverse in history.
The Standout Colored Belts Competing At The IBJJF Pan Championships
Apr 6, 2022The IBJJF Pan Championships is underway, and over the first few days, hundreds of aspiring grapplers will try to prove that they are the next generation of world class talent. Any of the purple and brown belts could send that point home with an impressive showing of dominant jiu-jitsu at Pans, but there are a few who have already earned our attention.
With No Buchecha at 2021 IBJJF Worlds, Who Wins The Absolute?
Nov 23, 2021The 2021 IBJJF World Championships returns after a two-year hiatus, and one of the biggest questions from jiu-jitsu fans, followers and analysts is about who will win the absolute division.
Victor Hugo & Tainan Dalpra Submit Opponents in IBJJF Grand Prix Finals
Nov 14, 2021Less than one month out from the first IBJJF World Championship since 2019, eight invited athletes had an opportunity to compete in a high-stakes event in Las Vegas. The winner would take home $20,000 and no doubt enjoy a huge confidence boost going into Worlds.
Four Titans Set To Collide at IBJJF Heavyweight Grand Prix
Nov 4, 2021The IBJJF has announced the completed heavyweight Grand Prix coming to jiu-jitsu con on Nov 13, and it’s certainly a clash of the titans.
Tim Spriggs Heel Hook Earns BUBS Naturals Submission Of The Night
Sep 27, 2021According to the oddsmakers, Tim Spriggs was the largest underdog to win the WNO Championship heavyweight division. That makes his incredible success in the heavyweight tournament, and in the heavyweight final so incredible.
The Ultimate WNO Championship Results, Stats & Recap Hub
Sep 25, 2021FloGrappling's WNO Championship has shaped up to be one of the biggest events in grappling history. With forty athletes, five championship belts, and more than $250,000 in total prizes on the line, there will be no shortage of exciting matches and memorable submissions.
The Best Brown Belts at 2021 IBJJF Pans: Day 2 Recap
Sep 2, 2021The brown belt champions of today are likely to go on to become standout black belts of tomorrow, and the IBJJF Pan Championship is always a good place to identify those future stars.
The Best Blue Belts in America Today: 2021 IBJJF Pans Day 1 Recap
Sep 1, 2021Non-stop action here on day 1 of the 2021 IBJJF Pan Championships – the first major gi event of the IBJJF calendar came later in the year than expected and you can see that the competitors were eager to let it rip.
Grappling Bulletin: If Gordon Ryan's Career Is Over, What Happens Next?
May 24, 2021Stop the press, Gordon Ryan's abrupt departure from all upcoming matches has thrown the no-gi grappling scene into disarray. What does Gordon do next if he can't compete? Who replaces him as the #1 in the world? And will professional grappling ever be the same without him?
EUG To Host Stacked 8-Man Black Belt Invitational, And It's In the Gi
Mar 22, 2021EUG Promotions will their debut on April 3 with a professional invite-only jiu-jitsu tournament with a $10,000 cash prize.
Grappling Bulletin: Felipe Pena Wins Brazil's Biggest Pro Jiu-Jitsu Event
Feb 8, 2021Felipe Pena cruised to victory at the BJJ Stars Heavyweight Grand Prix but it was a night of surprises and upsets. Find out what you need to know in this week's Grappling Bulletin. Don't forget to watch the live Grappling Bulletin show at 4:30pm CT on the FloGrappling site, app, YouTube channel and Facebook pages.