Who’s Number One: Beatriz Mesquita vs. Luiza Monteiro Scheduled for October

A pair of women’s Who’s Number One title belts will be on the line later this year. On October 20, veteran black belts Beatriz Mesquita and Luiza Monteiro will square off for the 135-pound title, while Nathalie “Tata” Ribeiro will face Ffion Davies for the 125-pound championship. View this post

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Profile of a Powerful Female: Luiza Monteiro

Third Coast Grappling Kumite 7 is the last event of the series that spans four months during a worldwide pandemic. The bracket is comprised of eight female black belts vying for the $10,000 prize. That is a powerful statement for equality in the sport. Eight world-class elite competitors showcasing the

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WNO: Gordon Ryan vs. Philip Rowe Full Card Line-Up and Preview

On October 20, top no-gi grappler Gordon Ryan will return to competition to face current UFC welterweight fighter Philip Rowe in what is being dubbed an “exhibition match.” That event will also feature a trio of Who’s Number One (WNO) title matches, as well as an entertaining match between recent

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2021 No-Gi Pans Results and Highlights: Elisabeth Clay Wins Double Gold with Six Submissions

The dust has settled from the 2021 IBJJF no-gi Pans, and Elisabeth Clay is walking away with arguably the best overall performance of the weekend. Clay secured six submissions in as many matches on her way to winning double gold. Per usual, Clay did most of her best work attacking

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Fight to Win 168 Results & Highlights: Nathiely De Jesus Submits Kendall Reusing

Fight to Win 168 on March 27 was the promotion’s third all-female fight night. In the main event, Nathiely De Jesus, fresh off her victory over Gabi Garcia, further established herself as the best pound-for-pound female grappler on the planet with a submission win over Kendall Reusing. And in the

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Fight to Win 168 Full Card Betting Odds: Nathiely De Jesus Favored Over Kendall Reusing

On Saturday, March 27, Fight to Win will host it’s third all-female grappling card live from Austin, TX. In the main event of Fight to Win 168, Nathiely De Jesus, fresh off her massive win over Gabi Garcia, will face no-gi world champion Kendall Reusing. And in the co-main event,

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Fight to Win 165 Results: Elisabeth Clay Wins Black Belt Gi Debut by Submission

On Saturday, February 27, Fight to Win held its second all-female fight night live from Dallas. In the main event of Fight to Win 165, 20-year old phenom Elisabeth Clay won her black belt debut in the gi, submitting Maria Malyjasiak via toehold. With the win, Clay captured the Fight to

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