Achievements of the Ukrainian fighters at the “Pan Jiu-Jitsu IBJJF Championship”


The major international BJJ event “Pan Jiu-Jitsu IBJJF Championship” took place in Irvine, USA, last week.

Ukrainian fighters of the SC “Borets” Yaroslav Blazhko and Roman Nepota were also among the participants.

According to results of the competition, Yaroslav Blazhko took the silver of the “Pan Jiu-Jitsu IBJJF Championship” in the category of purple belts up to 70 kg among adults. Yaroslav masterfully had 3 fights but lost in the final match to Brazilian opponent.

Whereas, Roman Nepota also took part in 3 fights in the category of purple belts up to 76 kg among adults. Roman gained the hand in 2 matches. However, Nepota was defeated by the 3-time world champion Andy Murasaki during the 3rd fight.

Last modified: March 27, 2019

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