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Rigan Machado said ROLLS not Royce is the best at BJJ

Discussion in 'Grappling Technique' started by Bas Rutten Gear, May 17, 2008.

  1. Bas Rutten Gear Black Belt

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    I'm going to TTT this one time so people know what it is going on with my other thread.
     
  2. Terere** Purple Belt

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    Rolls is the best gracie ever, every master in brazil says that... including my master, Pinduka. In USA most ppl think its Rickson but they forget Rolls
     
  3. Plissken Gold Belt

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    I wonder if Rolls suffers from the Kurt Cobain/River Phoenix/Jim Morrison type of hype because he died young though.
     
  4. Masakatsu Funaki #1 Black Belt

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    Rolls is definatley the better Godhead of the Gracie clan, but Renzo and Royler own my soul.
     
  5. Bas Rutten Gear Black Belt

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    I am a HUGE Renzo fan and think he is definitely underrated. Here is a recent Renzo interview:
    Renzo Gracie
     
  6. Spoonman7 Red Belt

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    my current instructor, sergio penha, says that rolls is the best. he said that rickson would need 15 more years to be at his level.
     
  7. Bnack Purple Belt

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    Rolls is/was definately the best. People who dispute it are mildly retarded.

    RIP
     
  8. 2om30 Red Belt

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    In BJJ Relson would kill all of them.......
     
  9. Bas Rutten Gear Black Belt

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    In a recent interview Mario Sperry listed Sergio as one of the top 3 BJJ guys of all time.
     
  10. txfighter13 Purple Belt

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    He was the best and the most innovative before he died in a hang gliding accident.
     
  11. Spoonman7 Red Belt

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    yeah, i saw that interview
     
  12. Masakatsu Funaki #1 Black Belt

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    We all are claiming Rolls is the best, but seriously...on what freaking basis? Word of mouth?

    Thats mild retardation at its finest.

    BTW, Rolls is the best (next to Royler and Renzo that is) :p
     
  13. TheGambler13 Green Belt

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    Its a shame that Rolls is gone.
     
  14. Mikey Triangles Bending Joints the Wrong Way Since 1985

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    not word of mouth. Witness reports from highly reliable sources. People have been put to death on less.
     
  15. johil d'o Thought Warrior

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    Rickson has never said that, to my knowledge. Helio has said that Rickson is the best. I've seen that on tape.
     
  16. Bas Rutten Gear Black Belt

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    Helio has said Rickson is the best of the current Gracies. And I said "I think" as I am not sure about Rickson saying it. I was hoping someone could prove or disprove what I said.
     
  17. Mikey Triangles Bending Joints the Wrong Way Since 1985

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    well technically Rolls isn't one of "The Gracie Brothers" as we know them. He was also long dead when Helio said that.


    rolls by armbar FTW
     

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