One of the most anticipated fights for the Jiu-Jitsu community, Roger vs. Buchecha, will take place in an unprecedented event in Brazil conceived by multi-champion Kyra Gracie, Gracie Pro will be held in Rio de Janeiro on July 22 and 23 in the Olympic Park.
With 20 world titles on the mat, two of the biggest names in jiu-jitsu history face each other at Gracie Pro first edition. Roger Gracie and Marcus Almeida "Buchecha" will face each other in a 15-minute match.
In addition to the reunion between these two beasts, the event counts on several other disputes, in all the bands in the masculine and feminine, divided into kids, adults and master categories. The division system by weight and time of the matches will be the same as the International Jiu-Jitsu Federation, IBJJF. There will be a distribution of medals for the first four of each category in all the tracks, as well as cash prizes for the winners in the adult and the absolute also in all the tracks.
Tickets and registrations for athletes are available through the website www.graciepro.com.br.