- Apr 11, 2002
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Ok, here's my case. Karo has been met with a good deal of success in the UFC. He has used his judo skills to the fullest and is fast positioning himself as a contender. Pride on the other hand has far more Judoka competing, and far more decorated Judoka at that. Yoshida being the most prominant, with Nastula recently added to that mix. Yet it seems that they have been met with far less success than Karo has here. I know it is a bit unfair to compare one guy with a whole roster in another organization, but let's discuss some of the factors that contribute to Karo's success. I believe that first and foremost the cage allows you to control the hips of an opponent far better than a ring does. With no gi involved, this is very important. Discuss...