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Contributor: PR Newswire New York
Friday, February 14 2020 - 11:30
SubStars presents SubStars at The Fillmore Miami Beach
MIAMI, Feb. 14, 2020 /PRNewswire-AsiaNet/ --

-- Dustin Poirier vs Garry Tonon + Celebrity Sumo

February 21st will be a day for the history books in Miami, Florida. SubStars 
is hosting the most anticipated grappling event of 2020 ( 
) and for the first time Celebrity Sumo. It all takes place at The Fillmore 
Jackie Gleason Theater in Miami Beach from 7:00 p.m to 11:00 p.m. The event 
will give attendees an experience unlike any other with 14 Grappling Super 
Fights and a Celebrity Sumo Round Robin Tournament. Featuring Dustin "The 
Diamond" Poirier versus Garry "The Lion Killer" Tonon as the main event. 
Celebrity Sumo will include Anthony "Rumble" Johnson, Curtis "Razor" Blaydes, 
Yamamoto, and Takeshi. The event's fight card includes Miami locals as well as 
people from all over the United States and the world "This is an experience 
that is completely unique. We are combining the best of the fighting world and 
adding showmanship to the mix. Sumo fighters, UFC fighters, samurais, ninjas. 
All in our own backyard. Not to mention former host of Human Weapon Jason 
Chambers and Co-Star of Boondock Saints and actor Sean Patrick Flanery 
commentating the livestream, both black belts in Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu. 

After the first ten Grappling Super Fights end, the stage will transform into a 
dohyo for the Celebrity Sumo Round Robin Tournament that will feature: 

    - Former #1 ranked UFC Lightheavyweight Anthony "Rumble" Johnson 
    - Current #3 ranked UFC Heavyweight Curtis "Razor" Blaydes 
    - Yamamoto, 4-time World Sumo Champion and Heaviest Japanese Sumo Wrestler 
      in History, 600lbs 
    - Takeshi, 5-time Collegiate Japanese Sumo Champion, 210 lbs

Finally, attendees will be able to watch the four and most important Grappling 
Super Fights of the event: 
    - Former interim UFC Champion Dustin "The Diamond" Poirier vs ONE FC 
      Title Contender Garry "The Lion Killer" Tonon 
    - 3 x ADCC Champion / BJJ World Champion Gordon "The King" Ryan vs 
      Aaron "Tex" Johnson
    - 6 x BJJ World Champion / ADCC Champion Roberto "Cyborg" Abreu vs 
      Undefeated Bellator Middleweight Champion / 1st American Gi & NoGi 
      BJJ World Champion Rafael Lovato Jr 
    - Patrick Gaudio vs Keenan Cornelius

SubStars tickets are available to purchase via Ticketmaster. Prices start at 
$35, VIP tables range from $500-$1500 and viewers can watch live on  PPV for 




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