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Lovato's School of BJJ & MMA is Voted Best of Oklahoma City for Martial Arts Training 2 Years in a Row!!!

Rafael Lovato Jr. - Friday, April 27, 2012
For the 2nd year in a row Lovato's School of Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu & Mixed Martial Arts has been voted the Best of Oklahoma City in Martial Arts Training by the US Commerce Association! Only 1 out of every 70 2012 award recipients qualified as two time winners! We are very happ read more »

James Head Earns First Victory Inside the Octagon at UFC Sweden!

Rafael Lovato Jr. - Tuesday, April 17, 2012
Team Lovato MMA fighter, James Head, made a victorious Welterweight debut at UFC Sweden this past weekend! James Head dominated Papy Abedi, rocking him on the feet and securing top position on the ground and finishing him off with a beautiful RNC submission in the first round! Ja read more »

Team Lovato at UFC & Abu Dhabi This Week!

Rafael Lovato Jr. - Sunday, April 08, 2012
Professor Rafael in action at last year's World Pro Jiu-Jitsu Championships This is a very big week coming up for Team Lovato! The leader of Team Lovato, Professor Rafael Lovato Jr., is on his way to Abu Dhabi, UAE to compete at the World Pro Jiu-Jitsu Championships which st read more »

Team Lovato MMA fighter, Rob Wood, Wins Again!!!

Rafael Lovato Jr. - Monday, March 19, 2012
Rob Wood with Professor Rafael Lovato Jr. & Team Lovato UFC fighter, James Head Lovato's Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu Purple Belt and up & coming MMA fighter, Rob Wood, continues his first round submission streak winning his Pro debut at King of the Cage event last Saturday night in N read more »

Lovato's School of BJJ & MMA App!!

Rafael Lovato Jr. - Tuesday, March 06, 2012
Lovato's School of Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu & Mixed Martial Arts now has a brand new App available on iTunes and Android! We will be sending out messages and special deals through the app, so make sure you download it to your smart phone today. Best of all, it is FREE!  read more »

Team Lovato MMA Standout, James Head Set to Make 2nd UFC Appearance!!

Rafael Lovato Jr. - Tuesday, January 17, 2012
It has been officially announced by the Ultimate Fighting Championships ( that Team Lovato's own James Head will make his 2nd appearance in the UFC at the UFC's debut event in Sweden, on April 14th! James will be facing local Swedish fighter, Papy Abedi, in Head' read more »

Lovato's School of BJJ & MMA Voted Best Martial Arts School in OKC!!

Rafael Lovato Jr. - Wednesday, January 11, 2012
We are very proud to announce the Lovato's School of Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu and Mixed Martial Arts has been recognized by the US Commerce as the Best of Oklahoma City in the category of Martial Arts Training!!! View the press release ( read more »

New Year's specials at Lovato's right now!!!

Rafael Lovato Jr. - Tuesday, January 03, 2012
First off, Happy New Year to everyone! This year is no doubt going to be the biggest and best year Lovato's School of Brazilian Jiu Jitsu and MMA has ever seen with alot of great and really exciting stuff in the works for this coming year. This month only as a special insentive to jump start read more »

Jared Hess Bellator results.

Rafael Lovato Jr. - Tuesday, November 22, 2011
Last Saturday at Bellator 58, Lovato's School of Brazilian Jiu Jitsu and MMA student, Jared Hess went out and put it all on the line. It was an epic battle with Jared coming up a little short on the last 2 rounds after a very dominant opening round in which he totally controlled his opponen read more »

Rob Wood victorious in his last MMA fight!!!

Rafael Lovato Jr. - Sunday, November 13, 2011
Lovato's School of Brazilian Jiu Jitsu and MMA fighter, Rob Wood, was victoriuos in his second mma outing at Cage Combat 6 in Houston, TX. Rob made sure his opponent didn't make it out of the first round using his strong wrestling to put him on the ground twice right away and from there wor read more »

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