SUG 25 Results and Highlights: Pedro Marinho Guillotines Andy Varela in Regulation

On Sunday, Submission Underground (SUG) 25 took place live from Portland, OR. In the main event, Pedro Marinho capped off an excellent weekend of competition with a submission win over former SUG title challenger and 10th Planet black belt Andy Varela. Marinho made his SUG debut just a few weeks

Read more

SUG 25 Full Card Line-Up and Preview: Can Andy Varela Spring the Upset Against Pedro Marinho?

Submission Underground (SUG) 25 takes place on Sunday, July 18. In the main event, Pedro Marinho will make his second SUG appearance when he takes on former SUG title challenger Andy Varela. And in the co-main event, veteran competitor Edwin Najmi will face UFC and Bellator veteran Jeremy Kennedy. Below

Read more

SUG 24 Results and Highlights: Kyle Boehm Wins Tournament, Amanda Loewen Retains Title

On Sunday, Submission Underground (SUG) held SUG 24, featuring an eight-man tournament with $10,000 and a shot at champion Mason Fowler on the line. Kyle Boehm won the tournament on a pair of regulation heel hooks and, in the finals, a submission on Pedro Marinho in overtime. And in the

Read more

Everything You Need to Know About the Submission Underground Absolute Tournament

On Sunday, June 27, Submission Underground (SUG) will hold an eight-man absolute tournament featuring some of the top submission-only grapplers and jiu-jitsu players in the world. The tournament winner will walk away with two things: a fresh check for $10,000 and a guaranteed shot at SUG champion Mason Fowler’s title.

Read more

Submission Underground 8-Man, $10,000 Absolute Tournament Line-Up Set

On June 27, Submission Underground (SUG) will host an eight-man absolute tournament to determine who will be next in line to challenge Mason Fowler for his SUG title. After announcing the tournament participants one-by-one over the past couple of weeks, the full line-up is now set, and it will feature

Read more

SUG 23 Results and Highlights: Mason Fowler Retains Title Against Kyle Chambers

On Sunday, Submission Underground (SUG) returned to action with SUG 23: Mason Fowler vs. Kyle Chambers. In the main event, Mason Fowler submitted Kyle Chambers to retain his SUG absolute championship. Lower on the card, long-time UFC veteran Carlos Condit picked up a quick heel hook submission over fellow UFC

Read more

Exclusive: Kyle Chambers Talks 10th Planet Style, Breaks Down SUG Title Match With Mason Fowler

On May 23, elite 10th Planet black belt Kyle Chambers will challenge Mason Fowler for his Submission Underground (SUG) title. It’s not only a shot at Fowler’s title, but a shot at one of the best gigs in professional grappling: a steady, reliable paycheck simply for competing. And although Fowler

Read more

Exclusive: SUG Champion Mason Fowler Breaks Down Upcoming Match Against Kyle Chambers

Current Submission Underground (SUG) champion Mason Fowler might have the best gig in grappling. Since winning the SUG title last year, Fowler has successfully defended his belt six times with wins over Craig Jones, Vinny Magalhaes, Richie Martinez, and others. Importantly, Fowler is competing and getting paid regularly — something

Read more

SUG 23 Features Mason Fowler Title Defense, Carlos Condit vs. Jake Ellenberger

Chael Sonnen’s Submission Underground (SUG) returns on May 23 with an event featuring tag team jiu-jitsu, a women’s number one contender bout, a match-up between MMA and UFC veterans Carlos Condit and Jake Ellenberger, and SUG champion Mason Fowler defending his title against Kyle Chambers. View this post on Instagram

Read more