Silver for Thiago in London

Berwick jiu jitsu coach Thiago Ferreira was in London last weekend, competing in the UAEBJJF (United Arab Emirates Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu Federation) London Open.

Wednesday, 29th March 2017, 08:39 am
Updated Tuesday, 9th May 2017, 18:06 pm

In a relatively small division, he was drawn straight into the semi-finals, where he defeated his opponent 9-0 in a very one sided match up, The final itself was a very competitive affair and in the end he had to settle for a silver medal, losing out by just one point.

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Thiago, who is currently ranked second in the world in his division,now turns his attention to the Rome Open competition this weekend.