Endo Athletics is proud to announce that on September 11th we will be sponsoring BJJ Black Belt and Master of leg locks, Joe Baize as he steps on the mats to compete in the Eddie Bravo Invitational 16-Man Middleweight tournament in Los Angelas, CA.
Joe Baize is a Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu Black Belt competing out of Nice Guy Submission Fighting in Owensboro, Kentucky. He is an ADCC veteran and has won and competed in some of the most prestigious tournaments on the jiu-jitsu circuit and is known for being a master of leg locks with over 50 submission win via leg lock. On September 11th he will look to add to those accomplishments with winning the 16-Man EBI 8 Middleweight tournament.
The 16-Man EBI Middleweight tournament is stacked with some of the toughest competitors in the world including Gordon Ryan, Lucas Rocha, Josh Hayden, Matt Arroyo as well as many others. Baize will be stepping in as a replacement for Marcello Bergo and will be facing Ezra Lenon in the first round of the tournament. Bragging rights aren't the only thing on the line as 20K will also be up for grabs to the winner of the tournament.
EBI 8 will be live at 9PM Eastern/6PM Pacific on Sunday, September 11th on UFC Fight Pass.