Kim Dong-huynh doing ADCC Korea

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  1. Knock Out Ned

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    ADCC trials are here again in Korea on January 26. KDH going to do the -88 KG division.

    If he wins, he will get a ticket to Japan for the Japan trials. Unfortunately, I can't compete (the tournament is only open to Koreans :icon_cry2), but I will be there watching!
     
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    The womens division is going to be very interesting at the ADCC this year.
     
  3. Ice 9 Cobra

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    Was that a joke about Kims name?
     
  4. DW18

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    I'm wondering the same as well..
     
  5. Knock Out Ned

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    priceless
     
  6. Ice 9 Cobra

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    88 kilos would be a large woman
     
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    88 kilos is 194 lbs.

    I should know cus I weigh 88 kilos.
     
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    where is this being held????
     
  9. Knock Out Ned

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    In Seoul at Korean Top Team.
     
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    dopee, i've been there. do u have any information on where to get tickets?
     
  11. Knock Out Ned

    Knock Out Ned el mero mero

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    Rolled with Kim today. He came to the Tozi gym through Team MAD. I had a really good roll with him. He is a very solid Judoka with a GREAT grip and good core strength. I had a blast! :wink:

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    If it's a tournament just for Koreans, I can't imagine him not winning it. He has a stellar judo background, has trained with top BJJ guys, and he's a superior athlete.
     
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    Lol, no. Just a statement, sounds like some big names may be getting invites.
     
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    I think he will do well, he has a great chance of qualifying for the next Abu Dhabi tournament.
     
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    Bump for DHK.
     
  16. Knock Out Ned

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    I spent tonight getting absolutely smashed by Kim. Here is the event poster for Saturday.

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    I will post videos next week.
     
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    Looking forward to seeing videos of the tournament. I really want to see how DHK looks in a pure sub grappling setting, and I expect him to win this "sub-qualifier" as I said earlier in the thread.

    A lot of times with a high level Judoka you know you're getting a great athlete who excels at a few areas of overall grappling. He'll always have a handful of nearly unstoppable throws, he'll have great top control, great transitions from standing to ground, and depending on the type of judoka he might have a great armbar. But in his last fight with Paulo Thiago we saw that DHK has (or has developed) a complete ground grappling game. His transitions and positional control were excellent from every position into the other, and he made Thiago look like an amateur. So as I said, I'm excited to see how he looks outside of an MMA setting.
     
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    War DHK, i hope he qualifys i always enjoy watching elite fighters competing against the worlds best submission guys .

    Am also a huge fan of his,getting to fight live is a huge factor in me going to the upcoming ufc in japan
     
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    Ps, very jealous of You Ned getting to train with him.
     
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    Asian Todd?
     

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