Abu Dhabi King of Mats Third Edition Line-up Confirmed

Abu Dhabi King of Mats Third Edition Line-up Confirmed

TEN OF THE BEST MIDDLEWEIGHTS IN JIU-JITSU TO BATTLE IT OUT FOR THE ABU DHABI KING OF MATS TITLE

MUBADALA ARENA, ZAYED SPORTS CITY, ABU DHABI, UAE
JANUARY 12TH, 2019

Abu Dhabi King of Mats Third Edition line up is confirmed with ten of the best Middleweight black belt jiu-jitsu players in the sport. One of the most prestigious invitational-only tournaments in the sport of jiu-jitsu, will have a combined total cash prize of $42,000.

The matches will be held on one mat in the middleweight black belt division [69kg – 85kg] and each match will be of 1 round, no more than 6 minutes duration. For more details on the event, visit – https://events.uaejjf.org/en/event/188

Abu Dhabi King of Mats Line-up

The exclusive invitations were extended according to the players past, gold medal achievements in Abu Dhabi World Professional Jiu-Jitsu Championship® and Abu Dhabi Grand Slam®

1. Gabriel Arges
Abu Dhabi World Pro Champion (2016/2017)
Abu Dhabi Grand Slam – Tokyo Champion (2015)
Abu Dhabi Grand Slam – Los Angeles Champion (2016)
Abu Dhabi Grand Slam – London Champion (2016)

2. Isaque Bahiense
Abu Dhabi World Pro Champion (2018)
Abu Dhabi Grand Slam – Rio de Janeiro (2017/2018)
Abu Dhabi Grand Slam – Abu Dhabi Champion (2018)

3. Roberto Satoshi
Abu Dhabi World Pro Champion (2012/2014)
Abu Dhabi Grand Slam – Tokyo Champion (2015/2016/2017)

4. Espen Mathiesen
Abu Dhabi World Pro Champion (2018)

5. Gilbert Burns
Abu Dhabi World Pro Champion (2009)

6. Diego Ramalho
Abu Dhabi Grand Slam – Tokyo Champion (2018)

7. Alan Finfou
Abu Dhabi Grand Slam – London Champion (2016)

8. DJ Jackson
Abu Dhabi Grand Slam – Tokyo Champion (2018)

9. Manuel Ribamar
Abu Dhabi Grand Slam – Los Angeles Champion (2018)

10. Rudson Matheus
Abu Dhabi Grand Slam – Tokyo Champion (2018)

Broadcast Details

The event will be broadcasted live on Abu Dhabi Sports in MENA, FloGrappling worldwide live stream, Combate in Brazil and Airtel TV, Idea Movies & TV, Jio TV and Triple Play IPTV in India.

The event will also be aired on delayed basis on FOX Sports in Asia, Fight Sports in North America, Caribbean, Europe, Japan, Fight Network in Canada, Europe and MENA, Astro in Malaysia, Starhub in Singapore, ABS-CBN Sports in Philippines, Orange TV, IndiHome and MyRepublik in Indonesia, Singtel in Singapore and Australia, Azam Sports in Africa, EB-TV in Asia, J Sports and TV Asahi in Japan, SFR Sports in Europe, Dubai Sports and Sharjah Sports in MENA.