MMA Move Study: Kazushi Sakuraba vs Renzo Gracie

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  1. Ayrshire Grappler

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    Nice video, and what a career.

    I think a lot of historically minded fans consider the Sakuraba vs Rickson matchup to be one of the biggest what-ifs/missed opportunities in the annals of MMA.
     
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    Saku would wreck rickson and his rudimentary striking and bad takedowns.
     
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    Renzo's face when he realises he's buggered! I've never watched it in slow motion before. One of the all time great moves in MMA.
     
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    Saku is one of the best natural grapplers I have ever seen in MMA.
     
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    He tooled him old school cacc
     
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    cool as ever though. Mad.
     
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    Nice video and great breakdown. Two legends and IMO, Renzo is the warrior in the Gracie Family.
     

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