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Most exciting grappler?

Discussion in 'Grappling Technique' started by SmokWhed, Jul 28, 2010.

  1. SmokWhed

    SmokWhed Green Belt

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    Just want to hear everyone's thoughts on who you think is the most exciting grappler to watch?
     
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    Higher Learning Brown Belt

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    terrere
    cyborg
    romulo
    rafa & cobrinha when they dont fight each other (exception being the adcc final)
     
  4. Davii

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    Lucas Lepri is great to watch.

    Marcelo Garcia as well, obviously.
     
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    Marcelo Garcia and Cobrinha
     
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    LOKO DE MIAMI Blue Belt

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    Fedor emelianenko and werdum lol. (i put werdum's name there so NO ONE WOULD have to waste there time talkin sht to me lol)
     
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    redaxe Silver Belt

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    Cobrinha when he's fighting anyone but Rafa
     
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    Marcelo
    Roger Gracie
    Terrere
    Arona (fuck off his control and use of position is sick)
    Paulo Filho
     
  11. ijustwannasurf

    ijustwannasurf Brown Belt

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    Jacare highlights never fail to brighten my day.
     
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    holy shit, fuck a flying armbar. that was nuts!
     
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    Almeida and Jacare come to mind.
     
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    Any other answers are wrong
     
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    I agree in terms of modern day. I think Roger is in there too, particularly when rolling with guys like Terere

    EDIT: and Jacare

    All time, I think you have to include Terere
     
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    jacare.
     
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    Leo Vieira
     
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    Bill Cooper.
     
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    Andre Galvao.
     
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    With the Gi
    Ronaldo Jacare (takedowns, passes, flying triangles) jacare is the bigger version of terere
    Fernando Terere (takedows, passes, flying triangles)
    Rubens Charles (passes, submissions, sweeps)
    Andre Galvao (he's a former student of terere) remember his fight with braulio estima in the mundials (takedowns and flying omoplata) and his destruction of marin suarez in the pan ams

    No-GI
    Marcelo Garcia (arm drags, guillotines, north south chokes, taking the back, RNC)
    Braulio Estima (inverted triangles and triangle submissions in general)
    Rafael Mendes (ADCC dynamic 50/50 guard, heel hooks, ankle locks, knee bars, taking the back, brabo choke)

    MMA
    Fabricio Werdum (he has submitted Fedor. Watch his pride fights)
    Rodrigo Noguiera of Old (watch his old pride fights)
     

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