Mundial 2023 Results, Jansen Dethrones Tainan, Pessanha Earns 17th Straight Double Gold, Victor Hugo Takes Open

The 2023 IBJJF World Championships, likewise referred to as the Mundial, were just recently kept in Long Beach, California, uniting the elite of the Brazilian jiu-jitsu neighborhood. Megaton Dias ended up being the very first coral belt to take part in the World Championships, however lost in the preliminary to Norway’s Espen Mathiesen. Checkmat’s Jansen “Nenego” Gomes won the 82-kilo department’s gold medal after beating Art Of Jiu-Jitsu’s Tainan Dalpra, who had an unbeaten record and a 60-match winning streak in IBJJF competitors. Lucas Pinheiro of Atos won his first-ever gold medal in the roosterweight department, possibly indicating retirement after the win. Vitor Hugo of Team Six Blades won both the ultra-heavyweight and open-weight classifications with 6 submissions in 8 matches. Gabrieli Pessanha made history with her 3rd successive double gold medal efficiency, winning all matches by submission, bringing her overall of double gold medals to 17. Among the ladies’s departments, Ffion Davies ended up being the very first European professional athlete to win back-to-back titles, Jessa Khan won her first-ever gold medal as a black belt, and Andressa Cintra won her 4th black belt world title. Overall, there were 309 matches in the black belt department, with a 34% submission rate.


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