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Gordon Ryan vs Diogo Reis: A Match In The Making?

The last WNO edition (Who’s Number One 20) was a super exciting one, with lots of newly-crowned champions and those who kept their title! One of the most exciting competitors was Diogo Reis,...

ONE: Tye Ruotolo vs Magomed Abdulkadirov Welterweight Title Match Announced

Tye Ruotolo is set to compete at yet another ONE Championship match… But this time, it will be for the title – against Magomed Abdulkadirov! Their welterweight submission grappling world...

ONE: Mikey Musumeci Submits Shinya Aoki – With The Aoki Lock

ONE Championship had an exciting event last Friday night, on October 6. The “ONE Fight Night 15: Le vs. Freymanov” featured not just an exciting main, but equally fantastic undercard...

Nicky Rodriguez To Face 3 Grapplers In A Row In An Unusual Event

Nicky Rodriguez has a unique challenge ahead of him… As he’ll compete against three grapplers consecutively at “Sprawl In The Burgh 2”! The tournament will take place on...

Gordon Ryan Set To Defend Title Against Lucas “Hulk” Barbosa At WNO 21

On November 30th, 2023, Gordon Ryan will defend his heavyweight title – taking on Lucas “Hulk” Barbosa at WNO 21! This announcement came shortly after Ryan’s recent WNO title...

WNO 20 Results: Gordon Ryan, Mica Galvao & Others Dominate The Event

Image Credits: FloGrappling Instagram The latest Who’s Number One (WNO) event took place in Houston, Texas – WNO 20 – with a lot of submission grappling stars demonstrating their...

Gracie, Cyborg, & More: Check Out The Full Roster Of Athletes For The ADXC 1

In a partnership with the AJP, the Abu Dhabi Extreme Championship (ADXC) is almost here, bringing the strategy and intricacies of Jiu-Jitsu to an MMA cage with a ruleset that favors aggressive play....

JT Torres: “If You Don’t Put In The Work, You Can’t Expect The Results”

So you want to compete and win that gold, right? No matter if it’s your first or your 100th tournament, you’ve set to not just “go out there” but to actually win… What...

WNO: Rafael Lovato Jr. To Face Ricardo Evangelista (Instead Of Pedro Marinho)

Rafael Lovato Jr. was supposed to compete for the heavyweight Who’s Number One (WNO) title against Pedro Marinho, the current title holder, on October 1st… However, as shared by...

John Danaher’s Competition Advice: “You Step On The Mat Alone”

So that tournament is rapidly approaching and your training partners have all sorts of advice they want to share with you… But you have your own game, your own idea of how you’d like to...

Anthony Smith Talks Alex Pereira: “I’d Smoke Him In A Grappling Match”

Anthony Smith is skeptical whether or not Alex Pereira truly wants to have a grappling match with him… But he is up for the challenge nevertheless! Namely, Pereira recently posted on social...

Spectacular ADXC Debut Edition: Gracie vs. Henderson & Bahiense vs. Batista

The Abu Dhabi Extreme Championship (ADXC) arrives with an impressive card for its debut edition, on October 20th at the Mubadala Arena! The most prominent grappling athletes in the world will step...

Craig Jones Reveals How Jozef Chen Won ADCC Trials: “He’s Only 19 Years Old”

Craig Jones recently spoke about Jozef Chen‘s remarkable run at the ADCC European Trials… Highlighting the magnitude of his performance in the difficult 77kg division: 77kg, most stacked...

NAGA Releases Competition Policy For Transgender Female BJJ Athletes

The BJJ community worldwide has been widely discussing recent NAGA’s decision to allow a transgender person to compete in a female division at one of their events. So, NAGA decided to release...

Felipe Pena Challenges Nicholas Meregali To No-Gi & Gi Match

If you’re a part of the BJJ community that wants to see a match between Nicholas Meregali and Felipe Pena, then you might be in luck… Because Pena has challenged Meregali – to both...

Gordon Ryan In Search For An Opponent: “I’m Looking For People I Haven’t Subbed Before”

Gordon Ryan is looking for a new Who’s Number One (WNO) opponent, to face him in a November event. Victor Hugo won’t be able to make the bout… But Ryan is open to any and all other...

Charles Oliveira Open To Grappling Match Against GSP: “It’d Be A Huge Honor”

Former UFC middleweight and welterweight champion Georges St-Pierre will compete in a submission grappling match on December 4 this year, at a UFC Fight Pass Invitational event… And even though...

Nicholas Meregali: “Imagine Being A BJJ Fighter & Being Charged To Compete”

Nicholas Meregali has decided to voice his opinion on BJJ tournaments that make the athletes pay, so they can compete in them. And, well, it’s not a favorable one: The world is not respecting...

Demetrious Johnson Shares More Details On Bradley Martyn Match: “Go Out There & Do It”

Demetrious Johnson made waves in the BJJ world a few days ago, when he won gold at the IBJJF Masters World Championships in Las Vegas… And his next Jiu-Jitsu challenge? It should be a match...

IBJJF Absolute Grand Prix: Nicholas Meregali Defeats Victor Hugo

Nicholas Meregali and Victor Hugo faced off against each other this Friday in the IBJJF Absolute Grand Prix finals match… And Meregali got the win, as well as the $40,000 prize! It was a...

Rafael Lovato Jr. Wins 6th IBJJF Masters World Championship Title

Rafael Lovato Jr. is a force to be reckoned with… He just won his 6th (!) IBJJF Masters World Championship title! Lovato competed at the Master 1 division, meant for athletes aged 30-35 years...

Gordon Ryan Returns To Competition Against Patrick Gaudio

It’s official: Gordon Ryan returns to competition on October 1st! That’s when he will defend his Who’s Number One (WNO) heavyweight title against Patrick Gaudio, at WNO 20. The...

Gunnar Nelson: “Maybe I Will Do ADCC Again”

Gunnar Nelson is one of the best mixed martial arts (MMA) fighters of his generation, who currently competes in the UFC welterweight division. He is also one of the most skilled Jiu-Jitsu athletes in...

Buchecha Interested In Gordon Ryan Rematch: “Gordon’s A Great Fighter”

Marcus “Buchecha” Almeida is interested in a rematch against Gordon Ryan! The two met for the first time back at ADCC 2019, in the final match of the absolute division. Ryan won in the...