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Eddie Bravo announces Combat Jiu Jitsu Welterweight World Championships lineup

This week saw 10th Planet pioneer Eddie Bravo announce the lineup for his Combat Jiu Jitsu Welterweight World Championship. This saw a couple of experienced CJJ participants as well as a few new faces too. The names mentioned were Roberto Jimenez, Tye Ruotolo, Nathan Orchard and Kody Steele. Nathan Orchard has fought in CJJ before, …

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Quintet Fight Night 6 makes history will all-female squads

Last night saw a historic moment for Sakuraba’s Quintet grappling series. For the first time ever, it featured all-female teams. The event was a success and even had a superfight that even featured Sakuraba’s son who like his father, won by a Kimura submission. After a few hours of pure no-gi grappling, the eventual winners …

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Richie Martinez to face Mason Fowler at Submission Underground 21

Veteran grappler Richie Martinez is set to face Caio Terra brown belt Mason Fowler at Submission Underground 21. Fowler made headlines last year after beating Craig Jones twice on the SUG promotion. By taking Jones to overtime, he managed to finish twice from the back under EBI rules. After beating Jones, this meant Fowler was …

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Craig Jones Challenges Gabi Garcia to Intergender Match

It looks like Gabi Garcia has got her wish for an inter-gender matchup. While it may not be Gordon Ryan, who she originally called out, it’s definitely the next best thing, Craig Jones. Reposting Flograppling’s Instagram post about who Craig should face next, Craig decided to jump in the deep end with “@gabigarciaofficial let’s do …

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10th Planets Nathan Orchard challenges Colby Covington to SUG match

Nathan Orchard has been on the SUG scene for a couple of years now and has fought the likes of Roberto Jimenez amongst others. More recently, Submission Underground has grown in exposure with the addition of Chael Sonnen who has helped bring more eyes to the promotion. Well, now Orchard is trying to expose SUG …

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Gabi Garcia calls out Gordon Ryan Despite WNO Loss

Despite losing to Nathiely De Jesus, Gabi Gacia doubled down on her intergender match dreams against Gordon Ryan. Shortly after her loss, Gabi was interviewed about her match and her dream matchup against another gender.             View this post on Instagram                   …

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WNO roundup, Gordon Ryan, controversy and the aftermath

Gordon Ryan is no stranger to controversy and his match at last nights Whose Number One went without any chaos. However, it was the aftermath that got people talking. In a backstage exchange, he and Andre Galvao got into a verbal confrontation, which resulted in Ryan slapping Galvao. Obviously, this is not a good look …

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WNO picks and predictions – Craig Jones vs Ronaldo Junior

February 26th is just days away and it promises to bring the biggest Who’s Number One event yet. Due to Coronavirus restrictions, this year has got off to a slow start in terms of competitions which means this is probably the first big event of the year. Interestingly, it is also one of few events …

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