Best submission artists by weight class?

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  1. fernandom

    fernandom Purple Belt

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    HW - Mir/Nog

    LHW - Jones

    MW - Jacare

    WW - Maia

    LW - Lauzon

    FW - KZ

    BW - Bowles/Faber?
     
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    Oh ok so your saying.g who has the most submission wins not who's the best ar jj
     
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    isn't that what the thread title says?
     
  5. EmeliankoFan1

    EmeliankoFan1 Red Belt

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    I do think Jones is one of the best Sub fighters at LHW but you may have some push back in terms of who is the best Submission fighter at LHW and at HW.

    Vinny is ahead of jones in terms of being a pure submission fighter since that is all he does really.

    Werdum would also get a call at HW.

    In terms of who has the most subs at LHW jones is clearly the winner but best would go to Vinny
     
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    Carwin
    Rampage
    Chael
    Hardy
    Guillard
     
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    • 265: Fabricio Werdum
    • 205: Vinny Magalh
     
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    Werdum > Mir
     
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    Mir/Nog is fine since the topic isn't about overall best BJJ, just skill as a sub. artist.

    LHW- Vinny

    FW- Rani Yahya
     
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    k1ngjester The Comeback Platinum Member

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    HW: Werdum, Mir, Big Nog
    LHW: Vinny, Bones
    MW: Jacare, Roger
    WW: Maia, Estima, Diaz
    LW: Aoki, Diaz, Penn (if he returns to LW)
    FW: Rahni, Aldo, Hacran, Hioki
    BW: Barao, Torres
    FLW: Formiga

    EDIT: forgot to add Aoki and Hioki ):
     
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    Mir>Nog.
     
  13. Bluesbreaker

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    In all of MMA?

    HW: Werdum/Barnett
    LHW: Magalhaes
    MW: Jacare/Roger
    WW:penn/Diaz
    LW: Aoki
    FW: Hioki/Yahya
    BW: Imanari
    FlyW: Gomez

    These are purely off the top of my head of course.
     
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    rl4090526 Purple Belt

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    ??? Aldo a sub artist??

    tell me Aldo is a better sub artist than KZ after he gets 2 SOTY
     
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    flw- Uyenoyama?
     
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    I don't see how Aoki wouldn't get lightweight.
     
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    k1ngjester The Comeback Platinum Member

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    Aldo is a world champion in BJJ and has been said to have a better BJJ game than his stand up by Andre Pederneiras. If SOTY is what counted then Jacare and Vinny wouldn't count since they haven't gotten one either.

    http://www.bjjheroes.com/bjj-fighters/jose-aldo
     
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    HW - Mir/Barnett, Nog/Werdum honorable mention
    LHW - Vinny Magalhaes
     
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