On Sunday, Nov. 12, the Eddie Bravo Invitational held its first combat jiu-jitsu event from El Monte, Calif., the Combat Jiu Jitsu Worlds 1.

In the night’s lightweight tournament field, top grapplers Vagner Rocha and Nathan Orchard joined UFC veteran Tyson Griffin.

In the evening’s bantamweight tournament, inaugural bantamweight combat jiu-jitsu champion Nick Honstein led a field that featured former Shooto mainstay Baret Yoshida, and WEC veterans Chad George and Nick Pace.

For the full results of the event, click here.

Below is a photo gallery of the night’s action shot by Dave Mandel for Combat Press. Click an image below for a larger version.

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Dave Mandel is a veteran combat-sports photographer who has shot Pride FC, UFC, boxing and more. His work has appeared on Sherdog and in GONG magazine.

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