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World Jiu-Jitsu Expo: Samir Chantre, Baret Yoshida to clash in 15-minute superfight

Samir Chantre vs. Gabriel Moraes
Samir Chantre

The 2014 World iu-Jitsu Expo has announced another superfight for its roster of attractions.

Black belts Baret Yoshida and Samir Chantre will clash in a 15-minute gi match under IBJJF rules.

Brazilian Samir Chantre is a black belt under Alan Moraes currently training with two-time world champion Caio Terra in San Jose, California.

Hawaiian Baret Yoshida is a former MMA competitor and a black belt under Egan Inoue. 

The World Jiu-Jitsu Expo takes place October 18-19, at the Long Beach Convention Center.

The event has the following attractions already confirmed.

Marcus Buchecha, Leo Veira, the Mendes Bros, Rodrigo Cavaca & Robert Drysdale, Augusto Tanquinho & Mackenzie Dern and Roberto Cyborg will be teaching seminars.

All seminars at the WJJE will be in the gi.

Three IBJJF events will take place during the Expo: IBJJF Pro League, the American Nationals Kids and the Long Beach Open.

Six other  superfights are also already confirmed – Gianni Grippo vs. Augusto Tanquinho, Nino Schembri vs. Vitor Shaolin, Robson Moura vs. Marcos Parrumpinha, Tim Spriggs vs. Leo Nogueira,  João Assis vs. Rolles Gracie (no-gi), Caio Terra vs. Jeff Curran.

For more info, go to worldjiujitsuexpo.com

Go to ibjjf.com to register for the tournaments.

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