"Xande" Ribeiro was the name at the World Pro BJJ Trials San Diego this weekend taking both the weight and the Absolute. Xande defeated Romulo Barral in the weight category and got an advantages win (4 x 4 points) on points over Andre Galvao to take the absolute title.
Other winners were Gui Mendes defeated Laercio Fernandes by points to get the gold, Zak Maxwell defeated Kron Gracie 4 2 to win his weight, Andre Galvao defeated Clark Gracie by points on their weight and Marcel Fortuna beat Gustavo Elias by points to win the heavies.
Zak Maxwell v Kron
Galvao v Clark Gracie
Xande v Barral
In the ladies it was Angelica Galvao getting a decision victory over teammate Tracey Goodell in a very contested fight while Emily Wetzel took the ladies heavy.
Ricardo Arona with organizer Fernando Paradeda
Now go train Jiu-Jitsu,
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