Fight 2 Win 104 Competitor Profile – DJ Jackson (Team Lloyd Irvin)

Fight 2 Win arrives in Dallas, TX for arguably it’s most epic show to date, F2W 104. The event will feature American legend Rafael Lovato Jr. taking on ADCC champ Yuri Simoes in the main event of the evening while Rafael Formiga defends his belt against SF’s Nicholas Greene in the co-main event of the evening. With multiple world champions on the card including Nathiely Jesus and DJ Jackson plus a who’s who of locals from the DFW area, this is definitely one to watch and tickets are still available for the event set to take place at Gilley’s Dallas on Saturday night. Make sure to pick up your Fight 2 Win 104 tickets today!


Competitor Profile – DJ Jackson (Team Lloyd Irvin)


Describe who you are for those who don’t know you or your accomplishments.

  • 8x IBJJF World Champion.
  • FTW nogi middleweight champion.
  • Copa Podio middleweight champion.

Who do you credit for shaping your jiujitsu?

Lloyd Irvin shaped my Jiu-Jitsu. That’s the man right there.

How excited are you for this weekend?

This is the deepest card I’ve ever seen on F2W and I’m super excited to be a part of it.

How have you been training to get ready for it?

I’ve been training in Brazil with Guigo Academy for this one because I was in São Paulo for BJJ Stars.

What do you think of your opponent, Manuel Ribamar (RPBJJ)?

Manuel has great Jiu-Jitsu with a very tricky guard I’m excited to test my passing against him.

If you had to pick – win with the most boring fight in F2W history or lose with FOTN honors in the most exciting match ever – which would you choose?

Haha. I pick to win the most exciting match in F2W history.

Any predictions for this match?


Anybody you want to thank?

I want to thank everyone on my team TLI aesthetic my gi sponsor and Spyder Korea.


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