With no less than four submission victories at QUINTET.2, Ghana born and Japan based jiu-jitsu rising star, Haisam Rida, joins the star-spangled card as QUINTET.3 touches down on American soil for the first time. His opponent, Brazilian Marcelo Nunes, a blackbelt under Robert Drysdale with 4 of his 5 MMA wins via submission, makes his QUINTET debut against the enigmatic Rida who seemingly appeared out of nowhere on the world grappling scene in July this year. Las Vegas – are you ready for the sheer athleticism and masterful technique that these two BIG competitors will bring!?
QUINTET is very excited to announce an additional special single match to take place on the QUINTET.3 card set for October 5th. MMA and grappling veteran and legend, Frank Mir will take on Judo Olympian gold medalist, Satoshi Ishii, in an explosive heavyweight grappling matchup under the unique QUINTET rule set.
Under the unique grappling survival match rule set, QUINTET is excited to announce the addition of special single matches to take place beginning from QUINTET.3 on October 5th, the first of which will feature Hideo Tokoro against Nicky Ryan. The 17-year-old prodigy has recently caught the close attention of the BJJ world.