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World’s elite athletes return to UAE capital for annual World Professional Jiu-Jitsu Championship

Posted on 28/02/2017

The 9th successive Abu Dhabi World Professional Jiu-Jitsu Championship, held under the patronage of His Highness Sheikh Mohamed bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Crown Prince of Abu Dhabi and Deputy Supreme Commander of the UAE Armed Forces, will be returning to the IPIC Arena, Zayed Sports City from 10th to 23rd of April 2017. As the pinnacle of sporting championships, the event was officially launched yesterday by organisers, the UAE Jiu-Jitsu Federation, in front of the world's media, sporting ...  >>MORE

UAE jiu-jitsu team win 8 medals in two days

Posted on 12/12/2016

ASHGABAT: The UAE national jiu-jitsu team have won more medals at the First Asian Championship, being held in Ashgabat, Turkmenistan. Faisal Al Ketbi alone won a gold medal and a silver medal, Zayed Al Mansouri won a silver while Taleb Al Karbi and Yahya Al Hammadi won two bronzes. This takes to eight the total number of medals won by the UAE national team at the championship: three golds, three silvers and two bronzes. – Emirates News Agency, WAM ->>MORE

World's top jiu-jitsu athletes compete for glory in Abu Dhabi Grand Slam World Tour, Tokyo

Posted on 23/10/2016

TOKYO: A 22-member UAE contingent will take to the mat along with 447 athletes from 30 countries in the jiu-jitsu championship series, the Abu Dhabi Grand Slam World Tour 2016-17, in Tokyo, Japan, after an exceptionally successful two-day event in Los Angeles, USA, last September. Some of the world's finest jiu-jitsu players will compete for glory at Tokyo's state-of-the-art venue, Big Turtle Fukaya, Saitama, on 23rd October. The UAE athletes won 19 medals on the Los Angeles tour last month, ...  >>MORE

Tokyo to host second leg of Abu Dhabi Grand Slam Jiu-Jitsu World

Posted on 09/10/2016

After an exceptionally successful two-day event in Los Angeles, USA last month, the most prestigious Jiu-Jitsu championship series in the world: Abu Dhabi Grand Slam World Tour 2016-17 returns to Tokyo, Japan. Some of the finest Jiu-jitsu players from across the world are preparing to campaign for their quest to glory at the state-of-the-art venue in Tokyo: Big Turtle Fukaya, Saitama, on 23rd October. Top international jiu-jitsu players who confirmed their participation to compete, include: ...  >>MORE

UAEJJF reveal expanded 2016/17 jiu-jitsu calendar to ‘meet the ever growing demand’

Posted on 18/08/2016

The UAE Jiu-Jitsu Federation have announced an expanded 2016/17 calendar that includes the inaugural President's Cup over three legs and the Ajman Open. The new calendar consists of 11 domestic competitions for adults and more than 70 in the international circuit, among them trials for the inaugural Grand Slam Abu Dhabi and the ninth Abu Dhabi World Professional Championship. The domestic season gets underway with the President's Cup first leg at the Ipec Arena on August 27 followed by the ...  >>MORE

Rio Olympics: Toma claims UAE's second-ever medal

Posted on 10/08/2016

Judoka Sergiu Toma claimed the UAE's second-ever Olympic medal after beating Italian Matteo Marconcini in the 81kg bronze medal match in Rio. Toma picked himself up from losing his semi-final to Russian Khasan Khalmurzaev in sudden death to win by ippon in the fight for third place. He becomes the UAE's second Olympic medallist after Shaikh Ahmad Bin Hasher Al Maktoum's gold medal performance in the double trap shooting at the 2004 Athens Olympics. Earlier, Toma defeated Japan's Takanori ...  >>MORE

UAE judokas quickly acclimatised in Rio

Posted on 04/08/2016

Rio-bound three UAE judokas quickly acclimatised themselves to the local conditions, food and the training facilities at the dojos provided inside the Barra Olympic Park in Barra da Tijuca. "The surfaces are what we can call top class with enough foam cushion and the spring effect is just right. This has been our experience so far at the side dojos provided for our warm-ups and training," said two-time Olympian Sergio Toma, who will take part in the under 81kg category. Competition in judo ...  >>MORE

UAE Jiu-jitsu hit the beach in Sri Lanka: ‘Good platform for us to prepare’ for Asian Beach Games

Posted on 28/07/2016

NEGOMBO, SRI LANKA: Faisal Al Ketbi, the Emirati jiu-jitsu star, says the inaugural Asian Beach Jiu-Jitsu Championship in Sri Lanka also doubles as a dress rehearsal for all the participating nations at the Fifth Asian Beach Games in Danang, Vietnam, from September 24 to October 3. The UAE are among 14 nations in the championship which has 14 gold medals up for grabs for both men and women from Friday through Sunday at the Jetwing Sea Hotel in the popular coastal town frequented by tourists 40 ...  >>MORE

Al Hosani clinches bronze

Posted on 15/07/2016

Ahmed Abdullah Al Hosani won bronze in the boys under 63kg category of the taekwondo competition at the 6th Children of Asia International Games & Sports, Sakha, Russia. Al Hosani entered the semi-final beating Mohammed Bushari of Indonesia 6-3 but was knocked out in the semis by a Russian opponent 0-6. The UAE lad clinched the medal by virtue of being a semi-finalist. Hosani's teammate Hassan Al Masmari lost 0-26 to another Russian taekwondoka in the preliminary round of the under 55kg ...  >>MORE

UAEJJF adds UAE capital as fifth host city for 2016/17 Abu Dhabi Grand Slam World Tour

Posted on 29/06/2016

The UAE Jiu-jitsu Federation (UAEJJF) announced the return of the Abu Dhabi Grand Slam World Tour 2016/17 on Sunday. The grand slam will be held in five international host cities around the world: Los Angeles, Tokyo, Rio de Janeiro, Abu Dhabi and London. The Abu Dhabi Grand Slam is open to all nationalities, the medallists will be listed in the jiu-jitsu world rankings and cash prizes are awarded for the top athletes of each division. Top ranked competitors will receive huge prizes at the end ...  >>MORE

Mohamed bin Zayed receives UAE national Jiu Jitsu team

Posted on 26/04/2016

His Highness Sheikh Mohamed bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Crown Prince of Abu Dhabi and Deputy Supreme Commander of the UAE Armed Forces, has received 113 UAE National Jiu Jitsu team players, who won the Abu Dhabi World Professional Jiu-Jitsu Championship 2016, at Al Bahr Palace in Abu Dhabi. The sports event concluded two days ago. The meeting was attended by H.H. Sheikh Nahyan bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Chairman of the Board of Trustees of Zayed bin Sultan Al Nahyan Charitable and Humanitarian Foundation, ...  >>MORE

UAE wins gold, bronze medals at the 2016 Abu Dhabi World Professional Jiu-Jitsu Championship

Posted on 24/04/2016

UAE's athletes Faisal Al Ketbi won the bronze medal of the Black Belt Master 1 - 94kg and Yahiya Al Hammadi clinched the gold medal of the Brown Belt Master 1 + 94 kg at the conclusion of the 2016 Abu Dhabi World Professional Jiu-Jitsu Championship . Held at Arena IPIC, Zayed Sports City, under the patronage of His Highness Sheikh Mohamed bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Crown Prince of Abu Dhabi and Deputy Supreme Commander of the UAE Armed Forces, the five-day tournament drew a record number of 100 ...  >>MORE

Abu Dhabi World Pro Jiu-Jitsu Championship: Emirati juveniles girls win 10 gold medals, boys five

Posted on 20/04/2016

Nasser Omar Al Braiki came up short in his quest to add a gold medal to his four Grand Slam medals in front of his home fans. The Emirati was successful in Tokyo, Los Angeles, Rio de Janeiro and London, but had to settle for silver and bronze on the opening day of the eighth Abu Dhabi World Professional Jiu-Jitsu Championship at the IPIC Arena on Tuesday. Al Braiki was edged out by Ruslan Murtazaliev of Russia by an advantage point in the white belt 77-kilogram division and lost to Olzhas ...  >>MORE

First-ever Abu Dhabi World Jiu-Jitsu Festival comes to sensational close

Posted on 17/04/2016

The Abu Dhabi World Jiu-Jitsu Festival came to an end yesterday with the participation of 1,577 players from 39 countries. 1,196 players in the white belt category, 215 in the grey belt, 64 in the yellow belt, 13 in the orange belt, 4 the green belt, 85 in the blue belt competed in the two-day championship held under the patronage of His Highness Sheikh Mohamed bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Crown Prince of Abu Dhabi and Deputy Supreme Commander of the UAE Armed Forces. The countries that took part ...  >>MORE

UAE Jiu-Jitsu team wins seven medals at the West Asian Championship in Jordan

Posted on 28/03/2016

AMMAN: The United Arab Emirates national Jiu-Jitsu team has concluded its participation in the West Asia Championship in the Arena Hall at Al Hussein City in the Jordanian capital Amman, receiving seven medals, three of gold, two of silver and two of Bronze. The tournament was started on Friday with the participation of eight teams from the United Arab Emirates, the host country Jordan, Saudi Arabia, Syria, Iraq, Kuwait and Bahrain. – Emirates News Agency, WAM - >>MORE

IPIC Grand Slam 2015 begins in Abu Dhabi

Posted on 31/10/2015

The fourth IJF Grand Slam of the year began on Friday at the pristine white IPIC Arena in the Sheikh Zayed Sport City in Abu Dhabi with 489 judoka eyeing glory across 14 weight categories. Organised by the UAE Wrestling, Judo & Kick boxing Federation, the three-day competition has attracted 300 male judoka and 189 female judoka from 92 nations, 13 from Arab World. Mr Mohamed Merida, IJF Education and Coaching Director, made the opening address on behalf of the International Judo Federation. ...  >>MORE

Two Bronze medals for Al Ketbi in Asian Jiu-Jitsu Championship

Posted on 15/09/2015

Ahmed Suhail bin Huwaiden Al Ketbi won two Bronze medals at the Asian Jiu-Jitsu Championship which ended yesterday in the Japanese capital, Tokyo. He received his first Bronze in the under 76 kg division and the second in the open weight division. Nasr Hammouda Al Niyadi, President of the Federation of U.A.E. Air Sports and Skydive Dubai, dedicated the medals, the first achievement of its kind in the Asian Jiu-Jitsu Championship, to H.H. Sheikh Hamdan bin Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Crown ...  >>MORE

UAE team win eight medals in West Asian Karate Championship opening

Posted on 15/09/2015

The UAE national Karate team achieved a great accomplishment by winning eight medals on the opening day of the 4th Men and 2nd Women West Asian Karate Championship being held in Sharjah. The event is organised and hosted by the Sharjah Ladies Club (SLC), in cooperation with the Taekwondo and Karate Federation and the General Authority of Sports and Youth Welfare, under the supervision of the West Asian Karate Federation (WAKF). The UAE national team players managed to win eight medals on the ...  >>MORE

Sharjah gears up to host 4th Male and 2nd Female West Asian Karate Championship Event

Posted on 13/09/2015

The Sharjah Ladies Club's (SLC) Women Sports Department in collaboration with the UAE Taekwondo and Karate Federation and the Sharjah Sports Council will represent Sharjah in hosting the 4th Male and 2nd Female West Asian Karate Championships this coming Monday and Tuesday. Held under the supervision of the West Asian Karate Federation (WAKF) and the UAE Taekwondo and Karate Federation, the two-day sporting event will take place at SLC's state-of-the-art gymnasium. Participating countries ...  >>MORE

Abu Dhabi Jiu-Jitsu Grand Slam: UAE competitors return from Tokyo with 12 medals

Posted on 31/08/2015

Three UAE jiu-jitsu competitors were among the gold medallists at the first leg of the inaugural Abu Dhabi Jiu-Jitsu Grand Slam in Tokyo. Naser Omar Barshid and Khalfan Belhoul led the way for the 14-member Emirati contingent, which returned with three gold, four silver and five bronze medals from the two-day competition at the Sumida City Gymnasium in Tokyo. Barshid won the white belt 77-kilogramme category and Belhoul the purple 85kg category. Mohammed Al Qubaisi claimed the other gold in ...  >>MORE

FBMA, UAE Taekwondo and Karate Federation sign MoU

Posted on 27/08/2015

The Fatima bint Mubarak Ladies Sports Academy, FBMA, signed a Memorandum of Understanding with the UAE Taekwondo and Karate Federation during a press conference that was held at the FBMA headquarters yesterday. Major-General Nasser Abdul Razaq Al Razooqi, President of the UAE Taekwondo and Karate Federation, and Dr. Moza Al-Shehhi, Board Member of the Fatima bint Mubarak Ladies Sports Academy, signed the MoU. During the signing ceremony Dr. Moza Al-Shehhi said, ' The successes of the march of ...  >>MORE

UAE jiu-jitsu team on their way to Tokyo for Abu Dhabi Grand Slam tour

Posted on 19/08/2015

The UAE Jiu-Jitsu Federation (UAEJJF) yesterday announced the launch of the Abu Dhabi Grand Slam, with tournaments to be staged in four major cities – Tokyo, Los Angeles, Rio de Janeiro and London. The opening leg will take place at the Sumida City Gymnasium in Tokyo on August 29, followed by the legs at Los Angeles on October 18, Rio de Janeiro on December 5 and 6, and London on March 18 and 19. "The Grand Slam is another milestone reached as we continue to reach excellence in the sport,” ...  >>MORE

Abu Dhabi hosts first ever Aldar Academies Inter-School Jiu-Jitsu Cup

Posted on 29/05/2015

Aldar Academies hosted its first ever inter-school Jiu-Jitsu Cup in Abu Dhabi yesterday, at the Al Bateen Secondary School, supported by the UAE Jiu-Jitsu Federation and Palm Sports LLC. The competition, which is set to take place annually, witnessed a spectacular day of sportsmanship with participants from the UAE Junior National Team, Aldar Academies' run schools Al Mushrif School, Al Muna School and Al Yasmina School, and the Glenelg School. Two of the UAE's most decorated fighters, gold ...  >>MORE

Mohamed bin Zayed receives UAE jiu jitsu champions

Posted on 05/05/2015

His Highness Sheikh Mohamed bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Crown Prince of Abu Dhabi and Deputy Supreme Commander of the UAE Armed Forces, received yesterday at Qasr al Bahr members of the UAE national team which won the 7th World Pro Jiu-Jitsu Championships 2015 held in Abu Dhabi recently. They were accompanied by Abdulmunem Al Hashmi, Chairman of the Board of the UAE Jiu Jitsu Federation. During the audience attended by H.H. Sheikh Nahyan bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Chairman of the Board of Trustees of Zayed ...  >>MORE

Nahyan bin Zayed honours winners of Abu Dhabi World Professional Jiu-Jitsu Championship 2015

Posted on 26/04/2015

H.H. Sheikh Nahyan bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Chairman of the Board of Trustees of Zayed bin Sultan Al Nahyan Charitable and Humanitarian Foundation, and Chairman of Abu Dhabi Sports Council, yesterday honoured winners of the 7th Abu Dhabi World Professional Jiu-Jitsu Championship 2015. Held under the patronage of His Highness Sheikh Mohamed bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Crown Prince of Abu Dhabi and Deputy Supreme Commander of the UAE Armed Forces, at the Zayed Sports City, the event attracted more than ...  >>MORE

Reem Al Falahi ready to throw down at next level in jiu-jitsu

Posted on 21/04/2015

Reem Al Falahi, widely regarded as a future Emirati champion, is ready to begin her new journey. Falahi, 16, won her fourth gold medal in four years on Monday at the Jiu-Jitsu Children's World Cup, which was her last before stepping into the women's open class. Al Falahi was impressive in three fights in the blue belt 61.5-kilogram weight division on the opening day of the jiu-jitsu extravaganza at the Zayed Sports City's IPIC Arena. "It has been a fantastic four years for me at this level ...  >>MORE

Jiu-Jitsu masters battle on beach

Posted on 20/04/2015

The Abu Dhabi World Professional Jiu-Jitsu Championship 2015 begins tomorrow, with elite fighters from across the world readying themselves for the showpiece event in the UAE capital, including six-time World Cup champion Rodolpho Vieira and the UAE's own World Champion, Faisal Al Ketbi. Vieira, who is also the four-time Brazilian Jiu Jitsu World Champion, and Al Ketbi took the opportunity to get to grips with fighting in Abu Dhabi by warming up for the championship, which runs until April ...  >>MORE

World’s best Jiu-Jitsu talent descend on capital

Posted on 14/04/2015

Around 4,000 competitors from 86 different countries will take to the mat in less than a week at the Abu Dhabi World Professional Jiu-Jitsu Championship 2015 to battle for total prize money of Dh2 million. Held under the patronage of His Highness Sheikh Mohammed Bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Crown Prince of Abu Dhabi and Deputy Supreme Commander of the UAE Armed Forces, the championship will welcome the most internationally diverse line-up of male and female players ever. A selection of leading members ...  >>MORE

Tariq bin Faisal Al Qasimi wins silver at 2015 European Open Jiu-Jitsu Championship

Posted on 26/01/2015

Sheikh Tariq bin Faisel Al Qasimi has won the silver medal at the European Open Jiu-Jitsu Championship, heavyweight black belt division, adding a new achievement to the UAE's sporting accolades. The three-day tournament was organised in Lisbon, Portugal, under the supervision of the International Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu Federation. Jiu-Jitsu experts have attributed the series of wins accomplished by the UAE squad in this tournament including Al Qasimi's impressive win in heavyweight division, to ...  >>MORE

UAE national junior jiu-jitsu team headed to Portugal for ‘another learning curve’

Posted on 19/01/2015

The UAE national junior jiu-jitsu team will make their first appearance at the European Open Championship in Portugal, which runs from Wednesday until January 25. The European Open comes after Emirati youngsters enjoyed success in their first overseas appearance at the American Kids National Jiu-Jitsu Championship in Los Angeles in October. They won 45 medals at the competition, 15 of them gold. The squad leaving tonight for Lisbon has 23 boys aged under 18, more than half of whom competed ...  >>MORE

Abu Dhabi Police claims 5 medals at the GCC Taekwondo Championship

Posted on 17/11/2014

The Abu Dhabi Police, represented by the Police Schools Department, has won five medals, including one, one silver and three bronze medals, as well as the Best Player trophy, at the GCC Taekwondo (Kyorugi) and inaugural Poomsae Championships which took place in Manama, Bahrain. Colonel Waleed Al Shamesi, Head of the Police Schools Department at Abu Dhabi Police, said that the U.A.E. team in the tournaments included 5 female athletes in addition to the accompanying technical and training ...  >>MORE

‘It was a rewarding day’ for UAE Jiu-jitsu team at Asian Beach Games

Posted on 13/11/2014

PHUKET, THAILAND // Faisal Al Ketbi of the UAE stayed on course for double gold medal and Emiratis topped the podium haul in jiu-jitsu by winning three gold, one silver and three bronze medals at the fourth Asian Beach Games. Al Ketbi, an Emirati black belt, overcame a tough draw to win his 90-kilogram weight category in an all-Emirati final on Wednesday and will now aim at winning the open weight division in Thursday's final day jiu-jitsu at the Patong Beach in Phuket. Al Ketbi, Talib Al ...  >>MORE

Mohamed bin Zayed receives U.A.E. Jiu-Jitsu colts team

Posted on 29/10/2014

His Highness General Sheikh Mohamed bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Crown Prince of Abu Dhabi and Deputy Supreme Commander of the U.A.E. Armed Forces, on Monday, received champions of the U.A.E. Jiu-Jitsu colts team which had participated in the recent American National Kids' Championships in Los Angles. The team members were accompanied by Dr Amal Al Qubaisi, Director of the Abu Dhabi Educational Council, Abdel Moniem Al Hashemi, Chairman of the U.A.E. Jiu Jitsu Association, Mohamed Salem Al Dhaheri, ...  >>MORE

U.A.E. Jiu-Jitsu Junior National Team brings home 45 medals

Posted on 20/10/2014

LOS ANGELES: The U.A.E. Jiu-Jitsu Team put up an impressive performance in its first overseas competition, bringing home a rich haul of 45 medals in the American National Kid Championship held over the weekend. Mubarak Al Menhali, the Head of Communications, U.A.E. Jiu-Jitsu Federation, said the U.A.E.'s young athletes won 15 gold, 17 silver and 13 bronze medals. 'The team portrayed a bright image of the U.A.E. in the competition and at the parallel exhibition,' he added. Almost every one ...  >>MORE

U.A.E.’s Tarek second in US Jiu-jitsu championship

Posted on 15/10/2014

Sheikh Tarek Al Qasimi, an Emirati jiu-jitsu champion at regional and global level, added another feather to his cap by claiming second place in the super heavy division at the Los Angeles International Jiu-Jitsu Championship in the USA. More than 1,000 competitors from all over the world participated at the championship. Sheikh Tarek dedicated his achievement to General Sheikh Mohamed bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Crown Prince of Abu Dhabi and Deputy Supreme Commander of the U.A.E. Armed Forces. ...  >>MORE

U.A.E. bag third medal at Asian Games

Posted on 02/10/2014

Incheon, South Korea: The U.A.E. added a third medal through karateka Marwan Al Mazmi in the men's individual kata competition at the Incheon Asian Games on Thursday. This is the third medal for the U.A.E. following Sheikh Juma bin Dalmouk Al Maktoum's double trap shooting bronze and the gold medal of Aliah Saeed Mohammad in the women's 10,000m on the opening day of track and field competition last Saturday. – Gulf News - >>MORE

Leading Emirati and expat fighters set for Dubai Jiu-Jitsu Open

Posted on 18/09/2014

The first day of the event under the patronage of Shaikh Hamdan bin Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Crown Prince of Dubai and Chairman of Dubai Sports Council is dedicated for the ‘No Gi' competitions and on the second day, the full-fledged ‘Gi' competitions take place. Gi denotes the traditional hand combat robe used in martial arts. Entry is free to this event which will see top expat and U.A.E. national team members take part. On Friday, gates open at 2pm and on Saturday at 11am, officials ...  >>MORE

UAE’s Faisal Al Ketbi eyeing more medals at Asian Beach Games

Posted on 06/09/2014

UAE's only black belt fighter Faisal Al Ketbi will be taking part in as many events as he can to prepare for the Asian Beach Games in Thailand. And there will be no dearth in competitions for the talented Emirati with the UAE Jiu-Jitsu Federation announcing a packed calendar for the 2014-15 season, on Tuesday. The UAE team will be participating in the 4th Asian Beach Games to be held in Phuket, Thailand in November and Al Ketbi sees it as a great opportunity to tune-up for the event. "I will ...  >>MORE

U.A.E. Jiu-Jitsu Federation announces four new events

Posted on 04/09/2014

"We have four new events this season. We want to spread the sport to every part of the U.A.E.,” Fahad Ali Al Shamsi, CEO of the U.A.E. Jiu-Jitsu Federation, told Khaleej Times. Abu Dhabi: More, the better. There will be four new events for Jiu-Jitsu fighters after the U.A.E. Jiu-Jitsu Federation (UAEJJF) officially unveiled the new calendar for the 2014-15 season. In an aim to spread the sport to every corner of the U.A.E., the UAEJJF announced competitions in Ras Al Khaimah and Sharjah. The ...  >>MORE

Shinya Aoki retains ONE FC world title

Posted on 01/09/2014

Shinya Aoki retained his ONE FC Lightweight World Championship while Ben Askren and Narantungalag Jamdambaa emerged as new world champions in the welterweight and featherweight divisions respectively in the ‘Reign of Champions' mixed martial arts (MMA) extravaganza at the Dubai World Trade Centre, Friday night. This was Singapore headquartered ONE Fighting Championship's (ONE FC) inaugural venture here and the biggest ever MMA championship programme in the region. Aoki showed Dubai what his ...  >>MORE

One FC hope to tap UAE’s MMA boom with Dubai event

Posted on 29/08/2014

The Singapore-based mixed martial arts organisation One Fighting Championship (One FC) may be breaking new ground on Friday, but vice president Rich Franklin is confident that the "Reign of Champions” event in Dubai is the first of many this region will host. Franklin is a UFC middleweight champion, but he is now experiencing the workings of the MMA industry from outside the cage. "This is the first time I have been on the executive side of the organisation, so it's difficult to compare [to ...  >>MORE

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World’s elite athletes return to UAE capital for annual World Professional Jiu-Jitsu Championship


UAE jiu-jitsu team win 8 medals in two days


World's top jiu-jitsu athletes compete for glory in Abu Dhabi Grand Slam World Tour, Tokyo


Tokyo to host second leg of Abu Dhabi Grand Slam Jiu-Jitsu World


UAEJJF reveal expanded 2016/17 jiu-jitsu calendar to ‘meet the ever growing demand’


Rio Olympics: Toma claims UAE's second-ever medal


UAE judokas quickly acclimatised in Rio


UAE Jiu-jitsu hit the beach in Sri Lanka: ‘Good platform for us to prepare’ for Asian Beach Games


Al Hosani clinches bronze


UAEJJF adds UAE capital as fifth host city for 2016/17 Abu Dhabi Grand Slam World Tour


Mohamed bin Zayed receives UAE national Jiu Jitsu team


UAE wins gold, bronze medals at the 2016 Abu Dhabi World Professional Jiu-Jitsu Championship


Abu Dhabi World Pro Jiu-Jitsu Championship: Emirati juveniles girls win 10 gold medals, boys five


First-ever Abu Dhabi World Jiu-Jitsu Festival comes to sensational close


UAE Jiu-Jitsu team wins seven medals at the West Asian Championship in Jordan


IPIC Grand Slam 2015 begins in Abu Dhabi


Two Bronze medals for Al Ketbi in Asian Jiu-Jitsu Championship


UAE team win eight medals in West Asian Karate Championship opening


Sharjah gears up to host 4th Male and 2nd Female West Asian Karate Championship Event


Abu Dhabi Jiu-Jitsu Grand Slam: UAE competitors return from Tokyo with 12 medals


FBMA, UAE Taekwondo and Karate Federation sign MoU


UAE jiu-jitsu team on their way to Tokyo for Abu Dhabi Grand Slam tour


Abu Dhabi hosts first ever Aldar Academies Inter-School Jiu-Jitsu Cup


Mohamed bin Zayed receives UAE jiu jitsu champions


Nahyan bin Zayed honours winners of Abu Dhabi World Professional Jiu-Jitsu Championship 2015


Reem Al Falahi ready to throw down at next level in jiu-jitsu


Jiu-Jitsu masters battle on beach


World’s best Jiu-Jitsu talent descend on capital


Tariq bin Faisal Al Qasimi wins silver at 2015 European Open Jiu-Jitsu Championship


UAE national junior jiu-jitsu team headed to Portugal for ‘another learning curve’


Abu Dhabi Police claims 5 medals at the GCC Taekwondo Championship


‘It was a rewarding day’ for UAE Jiu-jitsu team at Asian Beach Games


Mohamed bin Zayed receives U.A.E. Jiu-Jitsu colts team


U.A.E. Jiu-Jitsu Junior National Team brings home 45 medals


U.A.E.’s Tarek second in US Jiu-jitsu championship


U.A.E. bag third medal at Asian Games


Leading Emirati and expat fighters set for Dubai Jiu-Jitsu Open


UAE’s Faisal Al Ketbi eyeing more medals at Asian Beach Games


U.A.E. Jiu-Jitsu Federation announces four new events


Shinya Aoki retains ONE FC world title


One FC hope to tap UAE’s MMA boom with Dubai event