The final qualifying event for the 2012 Abu Dhabi WPJJ has been scheduled to take place March 10 and 11 in San Diego, California. Point Loma High School gymnasium, the very venue where the 2011 tryouts were held, is the chosen venue.
Fully focused on MMA, Vinicius "Pezão" Magalhães didn't even do Jiu-Jitsu-specific training, but even so he was one of the standouts at ADCC 2011, winning the heavyweight division after withstanding a seemingly arm-snapping arm bar from Fabricio Werdum. Back in his days in the gi, Pezão starred in major battles with gentle art icons, catapulting him into the world of full-contact fighting.
SAN ANTONIO, Texas — OTM and Lucky Gi sponsored fighter Rafael Lovato Jr. won his -202 kg black belt weight class and the Absolute black belt division at the 2011 Abu Dhabi World Pro Trials, which took place this weekend at the Freeman Coliseum in San Antonio, Texas, USA.
Tune in to OTM Radio on Wednesday, October 19th, 2011 as Los Locos, Favi Chulo and El Maestro, host two-time ADCC champion and former UFC #1 contender Jeff Monson as he prepares to fight the legendary Fedor Emelianenko in Russia!