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Brazilian jiu jitsu related news and current events are published on this section of the website, from the latest results of grappling’s most established tournaments, to news about the important figures who develop this sport/martial art and other interesting topics.

MARCH 19, 2017 was the last day of the International Brazilian Jiu Jitsu Federation (IBJJF) Pan American Championship, a time when the black belts …

Full results of Day one for the black belts at the IBJJF Pan Ams, when we watched the Absolute division unfold as well as the preliminary rounds of the weight classes.

Results for the black belt divisions of the Abu Dhabi Grand Slam Tour held in London England, on March 18, 2017. One of the biggest tournaments in jiu jitsu’s yearly calendar.

Full report on the 2017 IBJJF Pan American Championships and the athletes outside the American continent, Europeans and Japanese men and women who will be testing their skills and aiming to steal Pan Am gold this weekend.

IBJJF Champion Victor Silvério is turning a new page in his competition book, launching his career in a new weight class which he will test for the first time at this weekend’s Pan American Championships. More on this story here.

Report on the UAEJJF Grand Slam Tour’s last chapter at the London Excel Centre. An event happening on the 18th of March that is set to bring some of jiu jitsu’s biggest stars.

MARCH 12, 2017 – Held at the Lincoln High School Theatre in San Diego – California, the first edition of the FIVE Grappling Heavyweight …

MARCH 6, 2017 – This Saturday we witnessed the 3rd edition of the International Brazilian Jiu Jitsu Federation (IBJJF) London Winter Open, an event …

Full results for the Eddie Bravo Invitational 11, also known as EBI 11. The event that crowned the promotion’s new welterweight (170lbs) champion.

Full card for FIVE Grappling Super League, Light-Heavyweights Full Card. One of the top professional jiu jitsu events of 2017, which will feature on March 11. The tournament will feature an array of high level competitors.

Full card for the 11th edition of the Eddie Bravo Invitational (EBI 11), which will hold the promotion’s welterweight title run (170lbs). The competitors and small bios for you to get to know the ‘who’s who’ this weekend.

Full Results for the Absolute Championship Berkut Grand Prix, the (now) famous Russian fighting promotion, who put on their first event since starting their new project ACB.

Full card for the 2017 Berkut Grand Prix – 75kg and 85kg as well as the rules set for this brand new GP – also known as ACBJJ Grand Prix.

Full results for the 2017 New York International Pro, an event promoted by the UAEJJF. The tournament witnessed many of the current jiu jitsu stars in America’s East Coast enter the mats.

Full results for the Argentina National Pro, an event promoted by the UAEJJF. The tournament witnessed many of the current stars of jiu jitsu enter the mats, with one shining brighter than all others: brown belt Gustavo Batista.

Full results for Copa Podio 2017 Lightweight Grand Prix. The famous Brazilian jiu jitsu event saw the opening round of its 5th season today, in Sao Paulo’s Clube Sírio venue. Find out who won and who lost in this exciting grappling event.

The IBJJF Pro League Grand Prix 2017, set to happen in August 26, 2017 has been shaping up over the past couple of months and is already promising to bring some real heavyweight monsters to the squared arena. Find out who those are here.

Full schedule and card of the upcoming Copa Podio Grand Prix (77kg) happening on February 18. Aside from the lightweight GP, the event will also feature the final round of the teams challenge (Australia vs Scandinavia), a brown belt challenge as well as a no-gi and mixed (gi + nogi) superfights. Not to miss!

ADCC Brazilian Trials 2017 results. One of the most highly praised trials in the Abu Dhabi Combat Club selection process is the Rio de Janeiro trials. Find out the results in this article.

Full card for Copa Podio’s Lightweight Grand Prix 2017, an event that opens the 5th season of the world famous jiu jitsu promotion. The event will be held in Sao Paulo, Brazil and will gather some of the sport/martial art’s most well known athletes.