Maia Prayer Vigil | Page 39

Discussion in 'Grappling Technique' started by thegreenblender, Aug 24, 2009.

  1. Kaffe Brown Belt

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    Though he walk through the valley of the shadow of fists, he will fear no knockout. For the outside shot to single leg shall see him through, so long as evil incarnate, the knee, does not find his jaw while coming in.

    I believe!
     
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    Condit's conditioning and diversity of attack are what set this apart from Maia's previous fights. I'd like to believe Maia can do his thing based on his sticky grappling style and takedown persistence, but he fades late in fights and this is 5 rounds.

    Then again, I always pick against him and he always wins. Will be nervous for this one.
     
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  3. jack36767 Brown Belt

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    My thoughts exactly
     
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    BOOM BOOM BOOM!!!
     
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  5. SuperSuperRambo Senior Moderator

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    See? Like I said, I'm always wrong on picking against Maia.
     
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    Holy shit
     
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  7. EndlessCritic Silver Belt

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    Maia is the perfect example of a guy who is such a master, he makes everything look easy.

    The takedown, the pass, the back take, the choke. Everything seemed effortless.
     
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    WTH, he made it look so easy.
     
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  9. Minnja Touch-Butt white belt

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    Honestly I was worried about the same thing. Condit might not have the best TDD but his defensive grappling is pretty good once he's on the ground, it seems like lots of guys have to work really hard to do anything on the ground against him. Maia was perfect.
     
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    War Demian "Paladin of Jiu-Jitsu" Maia!
     
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  11. randomg1t EVERYTIME CHAMPION

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    this was so awesome, it gave me chills.
     
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    This guy...
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    if he wants to have sex with you, there's nothing you can do to stop him
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    I think Maia's attack has really improved from training with Marcelo. The way he slices through RNC defenses really shows what he's been up to and who he's been learning from...
     
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    Does he really trains regularly with marcelo now?
     
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    Maia vs Masvidal
    May 13
    UFC 211

    I have a really bad feeling about this one. Masvidal is a killer on the feet with very good TDD.
     
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  18. BJJ_Rage Gold Belt

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    He's hard to keep down, which is demians speciality... Demian is going to grapplefuck him.
     
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    Hope so! It's Woodley after that!
     
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    Non-believers!!!! Heathens should be sacrificed at the alter of St. Maia.
     
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