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EBI 16 — The Female Bantamweights

16 women will be fighting in EBI 16 for the EBI Bantamweight title along with 2 special combat jiu jitsu matches on Sunday June 24th in San Diego, California…


The Brazilians Dominate the Womens Divisions in the First Day at ADCC 2017

The Brazilians dominate the women’s divisions as 6 of the 8 competitors in the semifinals represent Brazil. Read here for a full recap….


2017 ADCC Women’s Division Competitors

The 2017 ADCC World Championships will be held in Finland on September 23rd to 24th. Here are the competitors for the -60kg and +60kg divisions……


EBI 12 Flyweights

This unprecedented event will be the first all female card in jiu jitsu history; 16 women will be competing for the Flyweight Belt at 125 pounds in nogi with same day weigh ins. There will also be a 4 woman Combat Jiu Jitsu tournament on the card in the flyweight division, which allows open-handed strikes when the fight goes to the ground….


2017 IBJJF Worlds – A Breakdown of the Female Black Belt Divisions

The 2017 IBJJF World Championship will take place from June 1st to June 4th in the iconic pyramid in Long Beach, California. The female black belt divisions will begin competing on Saturday on June 4th with division finals on Sunday June 5th. All matches will be streamed live through FloGrappling. The Divisions are set, and listed below are the black belts…


2016 Worlds Female Black Belt Finals

The finals for female black belt divisions are tomorrow, Sunday June 5th on Mat 2 starting approximately at 2:45pm. All matches will be streamed live through FloGrappling. All times are in pacific standard time. Rooster 107.0 lbs Outi Järvilehto Rikako Yuasa Rikako Yuasa – Paraestra Shinagawa – Ranked 27th 2015 Worlds Gold Medalist Light Feather Division Japanese Black Belt…


2016 IBJJF Worlds – A Who’s Who in the Female Black Belt Divisions

The 2016 IBJJF World Championship will take place from June 2nd to June 5th in the iconic pyramid in Long Beach California. The female black belt divisions will begin competing on Saturday on June 4th with division finals on Sunday June 5th. All matches will be streamed live through FloGrappling. The Divisions are set, and listed below are the…


ADCC Women’s Brackets

ADCC 2015 Worlds is taking place this weekend, August 28th, 29th and 30th in Sao Paulo, Brazil, where weigh ins are on the 28th, and matches start the 29th, with semi-finals, finals and absolute happen on the 30th. There will also be two super fights, one between Mario Sperry and Ricardo Liborio, and between Andrew…


Upcoming Women’s Open Mats

Upcoming Open Mats for Women For Upcoming Open Mats in specific areas:   Chicago Area: Chicago Ladies Open Mat Houston Area: Evolve Monthly Open Mats Las Vegas Area: Rowdy Rollers London, UK Area: London BJJ Women’s Open Mat Pacific North West Area: NW United Women’s Open Mat San Francisco Bay Area: Bay Area Female Grapplers Weekly…


IBJJF World Championship: Female Blackbelt Finals

The last day of the IBJJF World Championship is upon us, and here are the final match ups for the female blackbelt divisions and open class.   Light-Feather  118.0 lbs Finals: Gezary Matuda vs Rikako Yuasa Sunday Mat 2, Fight 28, Estimated Time: 2:54pm Ariadne de Oliveira and Laurence Fouillat will receive third.   Feather 129.0 lbs…