Black belts were the main attractions on the last day of Abu Dhabi Grand Slam competitions. In addition to the finals, the Carioca 1 Arena was the scene of disputes by third places. Check out the results of the Grand Slam of Rio de Janeiro.
Up to 56 kg
Jose Carlos Lima (GFTEAM) defeated David Herrera (Soul Fighters) by a zero advantage and secured his second gold in a Grand Slam stage (José Carlos had won the Los Angeles stage). For the third place, Juan Lopes (Prime Team) defeated José Filho (Pr1meira) by two advantages to zero and secured the bronze.
Up to 62 kg
Hiago George (PSLPB Cicero Costha) beat his training partner João Miyao 6-4 and secured gold. For the bronze, José Thiago Barros defeated Pedro Dias (Caio Terra Association) and closed the podium for Cicero Costha
Up to 69 kg
João Paulo Neto (Alliance) defeated Rafael Mansur by finishing (triangle) and secured the gold. This was the only category in the men's where the final was decided by finalization. For the third place, the experienced Fernandinho Vieira (Alliance) defeated Victor Moraes (Cicero Costha) by 5 × 2 and secured the bronze.
Up to 77 kg
Hugo Marques (Soul Fighters) defeated Ricardo Rocha (Brotherhood) by 2-0 (Fall) and won gold in the category up to 77 kg. For the Bronze, Jaime Canuto (GFTEAM) beat Samuel Dias (Brazilian Top Team) in the judges' decision.
Up to 85 kg
Isaac Bahiense (Alliance) defeated Gustavo Braguinha (Brotherhood) by a zero advantage and won another gold in Grand Slam stage (Isaac won the Tokyo stage). For the third place, Ruan Oliveira (Soul Fighters) defeated Luiz Neves (Cecconi KMKZ) by disqualification.
Up to 94 kg
Patrick Gaudio (GFTEAM) defeated Guilherme Augusto (Alliance) in the judges' decision and got the gold. In the race for third place, Xande Ribeiro (Ribeiro Jiu-Jitsu) beat Dimitrius Souza (Alliance) 2-0 and got the bronze.
Up to 110 kg
Policeman Gerard Labinski (Brotherhood) beat Igor Silva (GFTEAM / Commando Group) for a lead to zero and won gold in the category up to 110 kg, being the only non-Brazilian to win a category in the Abu Dhabi Grand Slam of Rio from January. For the third place, Guilherme Costa (GFTEAM) defeated Igor Tigrão (Brotherhood) and got the bronze.
Female up to 55kg
Amanda Monteiro (GFTEAM) beat Mayara Abraham (GFTEAM) 2-0 and secured gold. For the bronze, Gabriela Fechter beat Thauany Costa (Gracie Barra) 2-0 and got the bronze.
Female under 62
Bia Mesquita (Gracie Humaitá) beat Bia Basílio (Almeida Jiu-Jitsu) by 6 × 0 and got the gold. This was the third meeting of the two in the finals, on three occasions, the Gracie Humaitá athlete was victorious.
Female up to 70 kg
Ana Carolina Vieira (GFTEAM) defeated Thamara Silva (Cícero Costha) by finishing (Strangulation) and secured another one-stage gold from the Abu Dhabi Grand Slam (Baby had been champion in Los Angeles). For the third place, Renata Marinho defeated Gláucia Braga (Gracie Barra) 2-0.
Female up to 90 kg
Claudia Do Val (Delariva) beat Heloisa Ferreira (GFTEAM) in the decision of the judges. For the third place, Samela Shohamy (Ribeiro Jiu-Jitsu) defeated Brenda Heller (Gracie Humaitá) by 5 × 0