This week noticed tenth Planet pioneer Eddie Bravo announce the lineup for his Fight Jiu Jitsu Welterweight World Championship. This noticed a few skilled CJJ members in addition to just a few new faces too. The names talked about had been Roberto Jimenez, Tye Ruotolo, Nathan Orchard and Kody Steele.
Nathan Orchard has fought in CJJ earlier than, while Kody Steele is at present the CJJ World Champion in his weight division. With this in thoughts, the pair are essentially the most well-versed in having CJJ expertise. Nonetheless, Roberto Jimenez can also be identified for his aggressive model so ought to match proper in. Elsewhere, Tye Ruotolo has additionally educated in MMA for years on and off, while his brother Kade additionally owns his personal CJJ World Champion belt.
Because of this these faces will all be extremely expert on this atmosphere and prepared for motion. Equally, all concerned are of a ridiculously excessive degree and are all very expert. This implies there’s no actual stand-out favourite and naming a winner could be too tight to name at this stage.
For these questioning, Eddie Bravo’s CJJ guidelines imply that regardless that it’s based mostly on ‘fight’, it’s not precisely MMA both. Fighters can use open-palm slaps however can not punch. This places an emphasis on takedowns and enjoying a high sport, fairly than sitting to protect.
This occasion is scheduled to happen on June sixth, so preserve your eyes peeled.