The 17th Eddie Bravo Invatational will feature sixteen of the best 185 lbers in the world battling for the EBI Middleweight Combat Jiu-Jitsu belt in Burbank, California. EBI 17 will take place at MusclePharm HQ on Saturday, September 29th, 2018. We will have all the live coverage here for this monumental event.
Bobby Emmons (Nice Guy Submission Fighting)
Chris Shahgholi (Red Dragon Jiu-Jitsu)
Dan Martinez (Gracie PAC MMA)
DJ Abshire (Gladiators Academy)
Felipe Fogolin (Triunfo Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu)
Gabriel Checco (Gracie Jiu-Jitsu)
Hunter Colvin (Triton Fight Center)
Jesse Taylor (Team Quest)
Jon Blank (10th Planet Bethlehem)
Josh Neer (Elite Edge)
Kyle Chambers (10th Planet Freaks)
Matt Secor (Matt Secor Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu)
Nick Greene (Ralph Gracie Jiu-Jitsu)
Sergio Rios (NineNine HQ)
Stephen Martinez (Peerless Jiu-Jitsu)
Tamdan McCrory (Broome County Martial Arts)
Atlernate Matches Include
COMPLETE EBI 17 RESULTS BELOW
MIDDLEWEIGHT TOURNAMENT FIRST ROUND MATCHES:
Jesse Taylor defeated Chris Shahgholi by rear naked choke.
Matt Secor defeated Stephen Martinez by fastest escape time in overtime.
Dan Martinez defeated Sergio Rios by heel hook.
Josh Neer defeated Nick Greene by a straight armbar.
Felipe Fogolin defeated Hunter Colvin by rear naked choke in overtime.
Kyle Chambers defeated DJ Abshire by kneebar.
Gabriel Checco defeated Bobby Emmons by submission due to injury (knee).
Jon Blank defeated Tamdan McCroy by an armbar.
MIDDLEWEIGHT TOURNAMENT QUARTER FINAL MATCHES:
Matt Secor defeated Jesse Taylor by triangle.
Dan Martinez defeated Josh Neer by fastest escape in overtime.
Kyle Chambers defeated Felip Fogolin in overtime by a kimura.
Jon Blank defeated Gabriel Checco by heel hook.
Mike Flach defeated Matt Spencer by armbar.
MIDDLEWEIGHT TOURNAMENT SEMI FINAL MATCHES:
Matt Secor defeated Dan Martinez by rear naked choke in overtime.
Jon Blank defeated Kyle Chambers by rear naked choke.
SPECIAL MATCH 2:
Kyle Boehm defeated Joe Baize by tko due to injury.
MIDDLEWEIGHT TOURNAMENT FINAL:
Jon Blank defeated Matt Secor by guillotine choke to become the EBI 17 Combat Jiu-Jitsu Middleweight Champion !
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