William Dias at the Abu Dhabi World Pro Championships

April 22, 2015

Champions Gym BJJ coach William Dias qualified for the Abu Dhabi World Professional Championships back in February 2015, this week he travelled to Dubai to make his dream come true – “To win the Abu Dhabi Worlds”.  The Abu Dhabi World Professional Championships in its momentous seventh year, is held under the patronage of His Highness Sheikh Mohamed bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Crown Prince of Abu Dhabi and Deputy Supreme Commander of the UAE Armed Forces, which welcomes the most internationally diverse line up of male and female players ever with competitors from more than 100 different countries, all battling for the prestigious titles and increased prize fund of over AED 2 Million. 

At 24 years of age William Dias has his work cut out, nonetheless he is arguably Australia’s best and works harder than no other, recently receiving his first stripe as black belt under Master Rodrigo Feijão (Nova Uniao) at the recent Grading held at Brazilian Combat Centre run by Master Paulo ‘Goioerê’ Dias (3rd Dan Black Belt).

We wish William Dias all the best and look forward to seeing him mixing it up with the world’s best!

To watch the Abu Dhabi World Professional Championships LIVE stream visit: https://uaejjf.com/en/Pages/Live-Events.aspx

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