F2W 187: Raquel Canuto vs. Luiza Monteiro Full Card Line-Up, Start Times, Betting Odds

The busiest promotion in grappling is at it again; Fight To Win 187 is set for Friday, November 5, in Minneapolis, MN. The main event features a match-up between two multiple-time no-gi world champions, as Raquel Canuto takes on Luiza Monteiro. View the full card line-up, start times, and betting

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WNO: The Return of Gordon Ryan Results and Video Highlights

On Wednesday, Who’s Number One (WNO) returned to action with a card featuring three title matches and, in the main event, an exhibition match between Gordon Ryan and Philip Rowe. Ryan did what was expected, dominating Rowe and even letting him work in dominant position several times just to show

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Full Card Line-Up and Betting Odds for WNO: The Return of Gordon Ryan

On Wednesday, October 20, Who’s Number One (WNO) will hold its first-ever mid-week event with a card featuring a trio of WNO championship matches and the return of 2019 ADCC double champion Gordon Ryan. Betting odds have been released for the event and, predictably, Ryan is a massive favorite in

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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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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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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 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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Exclusive IBJJF Pans Breakdown: Women’s Lighter Divisions

Women have taken a powerful position in the BJJ community and this will be on full display on Oct. 10-11 at the 2020 IBJJF Pans. The female divisions are stacked with talent from top to bottom. Even though the number of participants in each weight class is not quite as

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Ana Carolina Vieira, Queen of the Kumite (Third Coast Grappling: Kumite VII Results and Review)

All hail the Queen of the Kumite! Third Coast Grappling (3CG) Kumite 7 was the last event of the series that spanned four months amidst a worldwide pandemic. Eight elite female competitors went all-in for the $10,000 prize and a title that will never be disputed. They showcased the best of

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Third Coast Grappling Kumite VII: Queen of the Kumite (Preview)

Hear them roar. To cap off the successful Kumite series, Third Coast Grappling (3CG) chose to have an all-female bracket. As the other Kumites went, $10,000 goes to the champion, but there is an additional incentive for this finale. As 3CG President Ryan McGuire described it, “Gamblers Jiu Jitsu/Mike Cipriani will be paying every winner of each match including the final a nice crisp $250.00.” That means the Kumite Queen wins the title and $10,750. Read on for the breakdown of each first round matchup.

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