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watch professors Lovato Jr and Rader as well as others at the No Gi Worlds live!

Rafael Lovato Jr. - Monday, October 31, 2011
Watch Team Lovato compete live at the 2011 No Gi Worlds on Nov 5th. Both Professors Rafael Lovato Jr and Justin Rader will be fighting to retain thier World Champion titles. It doesn't get more exciting than this. The fights will be streamed live at Lets go Team Lovato read more »

Jared Hess has his next Bellator fight announced.

Rafael Lovato Jr. - Monday, October 31, 2011
Lovato MMA Team fighter, Jared Hess will be fighting again very soon. Nov 19th in Hollywood, Fl at Bellator 58 Jared will go out and put it all on the line. Jared has been working very hard lately sharpening his skill set and looking incredible. Not only will Hess be fighting at Bella read more »

Lovato Purple belt Rob Wood's next MMA fight Nov 4th!

Rafael Lovato Jr. - Monday, October 31, 2011
Lovato purple belt and mixed martial arts fighter, Rob Wood is looking to bring his current 1-0 fighting record up to 2-0 in Houston on Friday, Nov 4th at Cage Rage. Rob has been working really hard and is going in this battle looking very strong and technical. We wish Rob all the bes read more »

Awesome Week of Muay Thai at Lovato's!!

Rafael Lovato Jr. - Tuesday, October 25, 2011
Last week was an awesome week of Muay Thai & MMA training at Lovato's BJJ & MMA! Master Andre Dida taught some amazing classes, sharing the same techniques he has worked on with fighters like Anderson Silva, Shogun Rua, and Wanderlei Silva, to the Lovato's students. We can't wa read more »

Professors Rafael Lovato Jr and Justin Rader look to defend thier NoGi World titles.

Rafael Lovato Jr. - Monday, October 24, 2011
Nov, 5th in Long Beach, California, the 2011 NoGi World Championships of Brazilian Jiu Jitsu will be held and it just so happens that both Professor Rafael and Professor Rader are 2 of the defending champions. This is one of the most prestigious grappling events held in the entire Wor read more »

Team Lovato is the 2011 UFC Grappling Championships Overall Team Champions!

Rafael Lovato Jr. - Thursday, October 20, 2011
This past Oct 7-8th in Houstn TX, was the UFC Grappling Championships and Team Lovato went and put on a show! One Team Lovato Competitor after another was called up to the podium to recieve thier medals and that was the story of the day. Individual results have already been poste read more »

Muay Thai Master Andre Dida Comes to Lovato's!!!!

Rafael Lovato Jr. - Friday, October 14, 2011
Lovato's will be having a very special guest in a couple of days, OCT 17-23rd who just happens to be one of the World's top muay thai and striking fighters. I am speaking of none other than professional K-1 kickboxer Andre Dida. Andre is brother to Lovato's favorite, Mauricio Veio and read more »

The Jiu Jitsu Legend, Saulo Ribeiro is coming back!

Rafael Lovato Jr. - Friday, October 14, 2011
Saulo Ribeiro is widely reguarded as one of the World's very best and one of the greatest legends to ever have graced brazilian jiu jitsu and fortunately for us he leads the head of our association which is a huge honor, what does this mean? We get acess to Saulo's teachings and train read more »

Team Lovato Has An Amazing Weekend At The Grapplers Quest & UFC Fan Expo

Rafael Lovato Jr. - Friday, October 14, 2011
The Grapplers Quest/UFC Fan Expo event on Oct. 7th & 8th was a monumental weekend for Team Lovato! So many great things happened that weekend including both Professor Rafael Lovato Jr. & Professor Rader winning their superfights, Professor Rafael receiving his Hall of Fame awar read more »

2011 ADCC Results

Rafael Lovato Jr. - Sunday, October 02, 2011
The ADCC has come and gone with some exceptional performances especially from Professor Rafael Lovato Jr who sustained an injury to his leg in the tournament and went ahead and fought valiently for 3rd place reguardless of the pain. Professor Rafael was one of only 4 Americans who qua read more »

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