ADCC

Tom DeBlass, Mansher Khera secure spots at ADCC 2017; check out the other winners of the North American Trials

The next edition of the ADCC will be held in 2017 in Helsinki, Finland, and the trials are already in full swing around the globe. The North American qualifier took place this Saturday. Tom DeBlass stood out by beating the field above 99kg, whereas Mansher Khera bagged a spot under 77kg. Notable absentees included Garry…

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ADCC North America Trials: see who won a spot at the main event in Brazil

The ADCC North America Trials took place this Saturday in Coconut Creek, Florida. The winners of each division secured their spot at the main event, next August, in Brazil. Here are the winners of each division: Female -60kg (-132.2lbs) – Tammi Musumeci +60kg (+132.2lbs) – Amanda Santana Male -65.9kg (- 145.2lbs) – Edward Cummings -76.9kg […]

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Celebrate Leo Vieira’s birthday and watch how he beat Eddie Bravo at the 2003 ADCC

Leonardo Vieira is celebrating his 39th birthday this Monday, March 23. Two-time ADCC champion and also a world champion, not to mention many other glories, the leader of Checkmat has definitely made a name for himself. Protagonist of some of the most thrilling moments in grappling history, like the open class match up against Mark […]

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ADCC transfers setting from Manaus to São Paulo for 2015 event

After months of negotiations and uncertainties, the Abu Dhabi Combat Championship, classic No-Gi Jiu-Jitsu tournament, confirmed Sao Paulo as the setting for the 2015 installment, on August 28-30. São Paulo was the site of the 2003 ADCC, the first time that the event, created in 1998, came out of Abu Dhabi, the capital of the […]

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