UFC FIGHT PASS today announced a multi-year partnership with global submission grappling organization ADCC Submission Fighting World Federation. Under the terms of the agreement, UFC FIGHT PASS will exclusively stream over 40 ADCC events through 2024, including the ADCC Opens, Trials, and Championship in Las Vegas in September of 2024. The partnership will kick off with ADCC Opens in Mexico in March of this year.
“Apart from UFC events, grappling is among the most popular content on UFC FIGHT PASS,” said Crowley Sullivan, Vice President and General Manager, UFC FIGHT PASS. “We’re excited to add ADCC, which is arguably the most prestigious submission grappling competition in the world, to UFC FIGHT PASS.”
Established in 1998, ADCC is an international submission grappling competition that is held every two years and features 100 of the top grapplers from all over the world. Each event is tournament style, with winners moving forward to the ADCC Championship. Previous events have included grappling superstars such as five-time ADCC world champion Gordon Ryan, UFC Hall of Famer and former UFC welterweight champion Georges St. Pierre, UFC Hall of Famer Tito Ortiz, and many more.
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“ADCC is thrilled to work with UFC FIGHT PASS and showcase the brilliance of grappling to fans in the United States and around the world,” said Mo Jassim, Head Organizer, ADCC. “This deal includes our premier event ADCC 2024 in September 2024 in Las Vegas – an event UFC FIGHT PASS subscribers will not want to miss.”
UFC FIGHT PASS features live events from dozens of combat sports promotions around the world. Subscribers of the platform also have 24/7 access to the world’s largest fight library featuring over 20,000 bouts, as well as every fight in UFC® history.