Brandon Moreno at RightDrive in El Paso

September 23rd, 2022 by

RightDrive is Bringing in Current UFC Flyweight Interim Champion Brandon Moreno to El Paso.

 

UFC Interim Flyweight Champion Brandon Moreno

RightDrive is bringing the first Mexican-born champion in UFC history to El Paso!  We’ve given 5 El Pasoans the chance to meet Brandon here at RightDrive on Saturday, September 24th.  The is the biggest UFC star that has come to El Paso in quite some time and RightDrive is proud to be a sponsor of what promises to be an amazing event.  Here are the details of the fight weekend in El Paso at Speaking Rock Entertainment.

 

 

“Combat Jiu-Jitsu World – U.S. Open Qualifier”

AND

“Eddie Bravo Invitational (EBI)

JIU – JITSU U.S. – Open Qualifier”

Live at

Speaking Rock Entertainment

EXCLUSIVELY ON UFC FIGHT PASS

With Special Guest in Attendance

UFC Interim Flyweight Champion

BRANDON MORENO

Press Conference – August 31, 2022

VIP Tables on Sale Now at EVENTBRITE.COM

FREE General Admission

 

El Paso, Texas – August 29, 2022—Victor Davila, El Paso/Juárez Native, UFC Spanish commentator, and CEO of Master Vic Productions in conjunction with Speaking Rock Entertainment presents two days of live combat sports starting with Combat Jiu-Jitsu World – U.S. Open Qualifier Saturday, September 24, 2022, Live at Speaking Rock Entertainment. This is the first time Combat Jiu-Jitsu will be coming to El Paso, Texas.

The following day, Sunday September 25, 2022, the (Eddie Bravo Invitational) EBI – U.S. Open Qualifier” returns live at Speaking Rock Entertainment. bringing a 16-man qualifier tournament to the Sun City. The best grapplers from the United States will all compete for a spot on the coveted Return of EBI-20 live on UFC Fight Pass.

Also, in attendance will be UFC Interim Flyweight Champion Brandon Moreno.

 

Moreno Is a Mexican professional mixed martial artist. He currently competes in the Flyweight division in the Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC), where he is a former UFC Flyweight Champion, and the current Interim UFC Flyweight Champion. Brandon is the first Mexican Born Champion in UFC History.

And

Marcelo “Pitbull” Rojo

 

Marcelo “Pitbull” Rojo is a 34 year old Male fighter from Argentina with a 16-8-0 pro MMA record. Rojo is scheduled to fight Francis Marshall at UFC Fight Night on Saturday December 3, 2022 in a Featherweight bout.

Marcelo Rojo has 16 wins with a 88% finish rate, including 8 by knockout, 7 by submission, 2 by decision.

Marcelo Rojo is currently on a 2 fight losing skid.

 

I told everyone one at our First EBI Open Qualifier earlier this year that we would be back in El Paso bigger and better. We are excited to be working with our amazing partner Speaking Rock Entertainment who has been the leaders in live entertainment in the El Paso region. We know theres a big following for Jiu-jitsu and MMA in the area and we plan on showing everyone a full weekend of the best in combat sport in the world. And to make sure everyone can enjoy this amazing experience; we are making all general admission tickets for FREE and bringing UFC Interim Flyweight Champion Brandon Moreno as our special guest.” said Victor Davila.

 

 

 

EVENT INFORMATION

 

Combat Jiu-Jitsu Worlds – U.S. Open Qualifier

 

·       Date: Saturday, September 24, 2022

·       Time: doors open at 6pm, show starts at 7pm

·       Location: Speaking Rock Entertainment

·       Tickets – www.eventbrite.com

·       Ticker price – FREE General Admission and

Reserve your VIP table at www.eventbrite.com

($1,000) – VIP TABLE TICKET INCLUDES: 8 seats per-table, one bottle and bottle service.

EBI – 19 The Absolutes – U.S. Open Qualifier

·       Date: Sunday, September 25, 2022

·       Time: doors open at 6pm, show starts at 7pm

·       Location: Speaking Rock Entertainment

·       Tickets – www.eventbrite.com

·       Ticker price – FREE General Admission and

Reserve your VIP table at www.eventbrite.com

($1,000) – VIP TABLE TICKET INCLUDES: 8 seats per-table, one bottle and bottle service.

Victor Davila, a 10th Planet Jiu-Jitsu 3rd degree black belt under Eddie Bravo, is a promoter and producer with 20 years of experience in the practice, teaching and promotion of Mixed Martial Arts and Jiu-Jitsu. An El Paso/ Juarez native, Master Vic is considered the creative brain of all operations and branding for EBI and Combat Jiu-Jitsu through his company Master Vic Productions. Since 2007 Davila has been commentator in Spanish for the most recognized MMA promotion in the world, the UFC (Ultimate Fighting Championship). Davila has extensive experience in video production, event management, and promotions: thanks to his vast experience in the combat sports world, he has been instrumental in the growth of EBI and Combat Jiu-jitsu.  Working with the highest-level athletes of Mixed Martial Arts with the most important leagues in the world UFC – BELLATOR – INVICTA FC.

 

Master Eddie Bravo is known for being an innovative leader, creator and founder of the Combat Jiu-Jitsu and the Eddie Bravo Invitational concept, with his personality and charisma he has earned the respect and attention of a wide audience. Founder of the 10th Planet Jiu-Jitsu system, today he has more than 100 academies affiliated with this team around the world. Coach to some of the top athletes and celebrities such as Joe Rogan, Mickey Rourke, Tony Ferguson, Víctor Dávila, Chito Vera, Kelvin Gastélum, etc.

Speaking Rock Entertainment is open 24 hours a day and 7 days a week, Speaking Rock features live tribute shows, concerts and other live music events. The venue is also home to a full-service restaurant, café and bars.

A Combat Jiu-Jitsu match is very similar to a NoGi Sub Only Jiu-Jitsu match with the one big difference, Open Palm Strikes. There are some similarities between Combat Jiu-Jitsu and MMA, but they are completely different competitions with unique rules and formats. MMA allows punches, kicks, elbows and knees while standing, as well as punches and elbows on the ground. In Combat Jiu-Jitsu, the only blows allowed are open-handed blows on the ground. Combat Jiu-Jitsu is under the umbrella of the UFC and streams exclusively under UFC Fight Pass and is the brainchild of famed Jiu-Jitsu Master Eddie Bravo

EBI (Eddie Bravo Invitational) is a 16-person submission only jiu-jitsu tournament. 10-minute rounds, no points, no advantages, all submissions are legal. The winner is determined by submitting their opponent during the regulation time, inability to continue competing, or by being the victor of the overtime rounds. EBI is under the umbrella of the UFC and streams exclusively under UFC Fight Pass and is the brainchild of famed Jiu-Jitsu Master Eddie Bravo.

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