Nov. 8, 2012
-- Primal’s D. Davis Wins IBJJF World Super-Heavyweight Championship
San Diego-based D. Davis secured an International Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu Federation Black Belt Super-Heavyweight world champion title after scoring his biggest victory so far on Sunday at the 2012 World Jiu-Jitsu No Gi Championship in Long Beach, California.
Professor Davis the 10-time American Nationals champion, added a world title to his already impressive professional record after the most successful year of competition in his career. In the 2012 season, Davis dominated a number of major IBJJF events. He was the Absolute champion at the Pheonix Open, the Super-Heavyweight and Absolute champion at the Las Vegas Open, the Super-Heavyweight and Absolute champion at the American Nationals Jiu-Jitsu Championship, and the Super-Heavyweight and Absolute champion at the American Nationals No-Gi Championship.
After the bout an ecstatic Davis praised his opponent for putting up a good fight, and promised that this win was only the first of many triumphs to come for Team Primal.
Davis trains and teaches jiu jitsu at Primal Training Center in San Diego, California.