F2W 180 Results and Video Highlights: Lovato Wins Main Event, Tama Submits Najmi to Win Title

Fight To Win 180 went down on Friday, August 6, live from Los Angeles. The main event saw former Bellator MMA middleweight champion and Fight To Win regular Rafael Lovato Jr. win a very close decision over Gabriel Arges. Lower on the card, Johnny Tama earned Submission of the Night

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Jonny Tama and Kennedy Maciel Added to EUG 8-Man Tournament

On April 3, Evolve Ur Game (EUG) promotions will hold an eight-man gi tournament showcasing some of the best lighter-weight grapplers in the world. Recently, EUG announced that Thiago Macedo and Shane Jamil-Hill have been forced out of the event; replacing them will be Johnny Tama and Kennedy Maciel. View

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Craig Jones Out of WNO Championships, Replaced by Oliver Taza

We are now less than two weeks away from the much-anticipated Who’s Number One (WNO) Championships on September 25-26, and the event has taken a major blow. On Monday, FloGrappling announced that Craig Jones, the favorite to win the 185-pound division, has withdrawn from the event and has been replaced

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Fight To Win 180 Line-Up, Start Times, Betting Odds: Rafael Lovato Jr. Favored Over Gabriel Arges

Fight To Win 180 goes down on Friday, August 6, live from Los Angeles, CA. In the main event, former Bellator MMA middleweight champion Rafael Lovato Jr. takes on three-time IBJJF world champion Gabriel Arges. Beyond that match, the card is stacked with elite black belt competitors, including Johnny Tama,

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Kennedy Maciel vs. Josh Cisneros and Oliver Taza vs. Gabriel Almeida Annoucned for F2W 169

The most prolific submission-only grappling promotion in the country keeps on rolling, as a pair of high-level black belt match-ups were announced for Fight to Win 169, scheduled for Saturday, April 10. The promotion announced that Danaher Death Squad representative Oliver Taza will meet Gabriel Almeida, and in the main

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EUG Results and Tournament Recap: Andy Murasaki Wins 10k in Black Belt Debut

On Saturday, April 3, some of the best featherweight and lightweight gi grapplers on the planet competed in the inaugural Evolve Ur Game (EUG) promotions event. The card featured an eight-man, 160-pound tournament with $10,000 in prize money on the line, as well as a handful of high-level superfights. The

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WNO Results and Highlights: Gordon Ryan Dominates, Submits Vagner Rocha

On Friday, March 26, Who’s Number One (WNO) returned to Austin, TX with another star-studded night of submission-only grappling. In the main event, despite plenty of heated trash-talk, some of which happened during the match, Gordon Ryan dominated and eventually submitted Vagner Rocha. Lower on the card, Nick Rodriguez, Mikey

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Who’s Number One: Ryan vs. Rocha Full Card Preview and Predictions

On Friday, March 26, Who’s Number One will return with another night of submission-only action for a card headlined by Gordon Ryan and Vagner Rocha. The event features a number of other compelling and interesting match-ups, including Nick Rodriguez taking on ADCC champion Yuri Simoes, and four-time world champion Mikey

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Four Big Matches Announced for Fight to Win 167

Fight to Win 167 is just around the corner, and the promotion has announced four black belt matches featuring some the sport’s most accomplished competitors. Here’s what we know so far about the top of Fight to Win 167: Kennedy Maciel vs. Gabriel Sousa: The current Fight to Win lightweight

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Manuel Ribamar and Pedro Marinho Added to Third Coast Grappling Grand Prix

Third Coast Grappling’s April 3 eight-man grand prix continues to add the best grapplers in the world. Joining an already stacked field of competitors will be no-gi world champions Manuel Ribamar and Pedro Marinho. The announcements were made via Third Coast’s Instagram page. View this post on Instagram A post

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