ADCC 2011 results and quick recap for Sept. 25 in Nottingham, England

via www.bjjheroes.com

The Abu Dhabi Combat Club (ADCC) tournament for 2011 is officially in the books for the weekend of Sept. 24-25 in Nottingham, England.

Andre Galvao capped off an incredible run through the brackets to defeat Pablo Popovitch by toehold, becoming the  ADCC 2011 Absolute World Champion.

Former Ultimate Fighter (TUF) contestant Vinny Magalhaes became the ADCC 2011 Heavyweight Champion (+99kg) in a dramatic back-and-forth battle against Fabricio Werdum.

Kyra Gracie captured her third ADCC title by submitting Michele Nicolini and Marcelo Garcia defeated Kron Gracie, yet again, in match that was much more competitive than in recent years.

Complete ADCC 2011 results from Sept. 25 in Nottingham, England, (via MMA Nation) after the jump.

Men's ADCC Absolute Division

Final:
Andre Galvao def. Pablo Popovitch by toehold.

Third place:
Alexandre Ribeiro def. Murilo Santana on points, 2-0.

Semifinals:
Pablo Popovitch def. Alexandre Ribeiro by referee's decision.
Andre Galvao def. Murilo Santana by Santana incurring negative points for pulling guard.

Quarterfinals:
Alexandre Ribeiro def. Gunnar Nelson on points.
Murilo Santana def. Vinny Magalhaes by referee's decision.
Andre Galvao def. Sergio Moraes on points.
Pablo Popovitch def. Victor Estima on points.

Round of 16:
Andre Galvao def. Shinzo Ansai by technical submission (RNC until asleep) at 5:53.
Sergio Moraes def. Antonio Neto by heelhook at 1:03.
Murilo Santana def. Marko Helen by armlock at 12:59.
Vinny Magalhaes def. Bruno Bastos on points.
Alexandre Ribeiro def. Jeff Monson by disqualification.
Gunnar Nelson def. Bruno Frazzato on points.
Pablo Popovitch def. Janne-Pekka Pietilainen on points.
Victor Estima def. Joao Assis on points.

Men's 66 kg Division

Final:
Rafael Mendes def. Rubens Charles due to Charles incurring a negative point for pulling guard.

Third place:
Jeff Glover def. Robson Moura by guillotine at 8:40.

Semifinals:
Rafael Mendes def. Robson Moura on points.
Rubens Charles def. Jeff Glover on points.

Men's 77 kg Division

Final:
Marcelo Garcia def. Leo Vieira by triangle at 3:52.

Third place:
Kron Gracie def. Claudio Calasans by guillotine at 16:56.

Semifinals:
Marcelo Garcia def. Kron Gracie on points.
Leo Vieira def. Claudio Calasans on points.

Men's 88 kg Division

Final:
Andre Galvao def. Rousimar Palhares on points.

Third place:
Pablo Popovitch def. Rafael Lovato Jr. on points.

Semifinals:
Rousimar Palhares def. Rafael Lovato Jr. by heelhook at 6:12.
Andre Galvao def. Pablo Popovitch on points.

Men's 99 kg Division

Final:
Dean Lister def. Joao Assis by leglock at 15:38.

Third place:
Alexandre Ribeiro def. Antonio Peinado on points (Rodolfo Viera sustained an injury in Lister match and Peinado substituted).

Semifinals:
Dean Lister def. Rodolfo Viera by heelhook at 1:35.
Joao Assis def. Alexandre Ribeiro on points.

Men's +99 kg Division

Final:
Vinny Magalhaes def. Fabricio Werdum on points.

Third place:
Roberto de Abreau def. Gerardi Rinaldi by kneebar at 0:36.

Semifinals:
Fabricio Werdum def. Roberto de Abreau on points.
Vinny Magalhaes def. Gerardi Rinaldi on points.

Women's 60 kg Division

Final:
Kyra Gracie def. Michelle Nicolini by omoplata at 13:39.

Third place:
Luana Alzuguir def. Hashi Takayo by kneebar at 4:12.

Semifinals:
Michelle Nicolini def. Luana Alzuguir by referee's decision.
Kyra Gracie def. Hashi Takayo by guillotine.

Women's +60 kg Division

Final:
Gabrielle Garcia def. Hannette Staack on points.

Third place:
Ida Hanssen def. Penny Thomas by kneebar at 6:11.

Semifinals:
Gabrielle Garcia def. Penny Thomas by choke at 6:01.
Hannette Staack def. Ida Hanssen by heelhook at 9:20.

Superfight:
Mario Sperry def. Renzo Gracie on points.
Braulio Estima def. Jacare de Souza on points.

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