As ADCC 2013 dates get near new names pop up as invitees. Latest two names are Lucas Lepri and Justin Rader. Lepri, a top BJJ'er with a history of Gold in the No-Gi (3 times) and the Gi (1 time) Worlds, becomes an immediate a favorite on a division that is wide open after perenial champion/favorite Marcelo Garcia vacated. Rader is an ADCC veteran that competed in 2009 and 2011 both times being beaten by the Champion Rafael Mendes in the second round.
ADCC 2013 will be held in Beijing , China on October 19 & 20, 2013