Luanda -The Angolan athlete of Jiu Jitsu (Brazilian version), Kiriana Neto, won on Saturday the gold medal of the International NAGA West Coast Grappling Tournament, in Las Vegas, US, after defeating the European champion the Denmark Evolet Elise.More about this news
Luanda - The President of the Republic, João Lourenço, on Friday in Luanda encouraged youth to practice sports during a ceremony honoring the national team of Jiu-Jitsu who last April won four gold medals in the World Championship, played in Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates.
Luanda - The seven-year-old Angolan Kiriana Neto was named the Jiu-Jitsu World Champion in the children's category on her debut at the Abu Dhabi event in the United Arab Emirates.
Luanda - With 840 points, the Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu version athlete Victor Hugo dos Santos leads the ranking of the International Federation of the sport, 2018/2019 season, at a time when Angola is preparing to participate in the World Championship, from April 24 to 26, in Abu Dhabi.
Luanda - Angolan jiu-jitsu blue belt player, Kieto Pacheco, is preparing to attend the US international Open from April 23-24, in San António.
Luanda - The Angolan athlete Leonel Ferreira "Terramoto" won the bronze medal in jiu-jitsu world cup held on 23-25 April in Dubai (United Arab Emirates).
Luanda - The Angolan athlete Omar Sousa won on Thursday in Abu Dhabi (United Arab Emirates) for the second time straight the world champion title of Jiu Jitsu, after beating in the final the juvenile Jordan Zakaria Mohamed.
Rome - The Angolan athlete Walter Ruben Faustino won a bronze medal last weekend, at the International Open of Rome in Jiu-Jitsu, a competition that involved 28 fighters.