Some of the best grapplers in the world square off at the Road to ADCC event being held live in Austin, Texas. The event can be watched on flograppling.com with an approximate start time of 8:00 PM EDT. The card will be under the ADCC ruleset, where all of the matchups will be 20 minutes in length. Four of the top 10 ranked pound-for-pound No-Gi grapplers will be competing on the card.
In the Road to ADCC main event, two previous 2019 ADCC world champions square off as Kaynan Duarte takes on Matheus Diniz in an open weight match. MMA fans make recognize Duarte, as he submitted UFC middleweight Rodolfo Viera last December. In the co-main event, Dante Leon is taking on Nicky Ryan in a 175lb catchweight match. 10th Planet black belt, Geo “Freakahzoid” Martinez competes against ADCC newcomer Mikey Musumeci.
Fifth-ranked light-heavyweight Lucas “Hulk” Barbosa was originally supposed to take on Craig Jones. However, Jones had to pull out and was replaced by William Tackett. Jones was one of Alexander Volkanovski‘s coaches on the current season of The Ultimate Fighter.
Road to ADCC will start off with 18-year old sensation and recent Combat Jiu Jitsu Worlds: The Lightweights champion Kade Ruotolo as he takes on recent Combat Jiu Jitsu Worlds: The Welterweights champion Roberto Jimenez. 3 time IBJJF world champion, Ana Carolina Viera will also compete as her opposition Elisabeth Clay, attempts to continue her hot streak.
Road to ADCC Results
- Kaynan Duarte def Matheus Diniz by. Leglock
- Nicky Ryan def. Dante Leon by Points
- Mikey Musumeci def. Geo Martinez by Points
- Lucas “Hulk” Barbosa def. William Tackett by Points
- Ana Carolina Vieira def. Elisabeth Clay by Points
- Roberto Jimenez def Kade Ruotolo by Rear-Naked Choke (12:04)
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