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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.

The ACBJJ GP is back with a big event, set to match the biggest names in the heavy, super-heavy and ultra-heavyweight divisions. On this piece you will find all information needed to stay up to date with the Berkut Grand Prix, one of our sport’s biggest professional events.

Full results for the IBJJF Japanese National Championship. A tournament that saw the top athletes in Japan and a few international stars of our sport meet inside the mat.

APRIL 15, 2017 the day for the final USA trials ahead of the world famous ADCC, arguably the most prestigious tournament in our sport, …

Brief explanation of why Marcelo Garcia decided to suspend both Dillon Danis and Mansher Khera from his academy in New York (Alliance Jiu Jitsu NYC).

Understanding UAEJJF’s new addition to the Abu Dhabi World Pro Championship, the Country Qualifier rounds, and the implications they will have on the overall tournament.

APRIL 2, 2017 and the battle for European No-Gi gold has finally ended, a 3 day event that gathered the top no-gi talent from …

APRIL 1, 2017 and as it’s been since 2012, the International Brazilian Jiu Jitsu Federation (IBJJF) preceded the European No-Gi Open with a tournament geared …

A clarification to the new USA BJJ squad uniform deal, a contract celebrated between the USJJA and a major kimono retailer. The deal caused some controversy during the week and is now clarified by the federation’s speaker.

MARCH 27, 2017 it was announced today by USADA that Alliance Jiu Jitsu athlete Leonardo Nogueira tested positive for a prohibited substance, used during …

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.