KASAI Pro convened Jiu-Jitsu’s most decorated names, compelling matchups and a feature eight-man no-gi tournament at 155lbs (70.3kg) to crown KASAI’s inaugural World Lightweight Champion. All competitive tournament bouts used the IBJJF points system, with no advantages awarded and all submissions legal.
Openweight Superfight: Gordon Ryan vs. Yuri Simões
Initial 10-minute submission-only bout, additional 6-minute overtime period. Overtime period contested under IBJJF scoring system.
Eight-Man Tournament for the KASAI World Lightweight Championship, featuring:
Main Card Middleweight Superfight:
Murilo Santana vs. Craig Jones
Main Card Women’s Featherweight Fight:
Raquel Pa’aluhi Canuto vs. Caitlin Huggins
Lincoln Pereira (Renzo Gracie) vs. Leonardo Delgado (Soul Fighters) No-Gi, 175lbs
Nick Ronan (Serra BJJ) vs. Mike D’avila (Marcelo Garcia) No-Gi, 155lbs
Jared Weiner (BJJ United) vs. Mike Medrano (All Star BJJ) No-Gi
Cameron Florczak (OAMA/Renzo Gracie) vs. Alvaro Tautiva (Vitor Shaolin BJJ) Gi, 155lbs*
John Potts (Monster MMA) vs. Steven Kasten (10th Planet Long Island) No-Gi, 185lbs
Jobany Rosario (Clockwork) vs. Rickson Pimentel (Essential) Gi, 155lbs*
Jeson Rosario (Bronx Jiu-Jitsu) vs. Sean Yadimarco (Savarese BJJ) Gi, 155lbs*
Brian Richards (Unity) x Ray Sherwood (Marcelo Garcia) No Gi, Heavyweight