Tom DeBlass Wins Superfight, Cedric Smith Takes Absolute Pro Finals, at ADCC in New York at MMA World Expo

Tom DeBlass (on right) wins against Babalu

Tom DeBlass (on right) wins against BabaluScoring with a late takedown and sweep, Tom DeBlass defeated the veteran Renato "Babalu" Sobral 4-0 in the superfight at the ADCC event in New York at the MMA World Expo. This ten-minute match was held under ADCC rules, and took place Saturday, July 26, at the Javits Center in Manhattan.

Cedric Smith (on left) wins against Marco DeLimaThe finals of the absolute pro division saw a relative newcomer to ADCC, Cedric Smith, defeat Marco DeLima. The score of this match was 3-0, as Cedric Smith established side control late in the match.

More results will be posted soon from Saturday's all-day no-gi tournament. The gi divisions take place Sunday.

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