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Who are your favorite grapplers right now?

Discussion in 'Grappling Technique' started by ArtemV, Dec 20, 2016.

  1. ArtemV Gold Belt

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    Or of all time?

    Grapplers/wrestlers/judoka/jiu jitsu practitioners/competitors?

    Mines are Vladimer Khinchegashvili, Vazha Margvelashvili, Khetig Tsabolov, Roman Vlasov, Soslan Ramonov, Sadulaev, Shohei Ono, Avtandili Tchrikishvili, Lasha Shavdatuasvili and Varlam Liparteliani. I don't watch a lot of BJJ, but I am beginning to, recommend me some good guys to watch please.

    So who are your favorite competitors?
     
  2. Neoscarecrue Orange Belt

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    Geo Martinez, Vinny Magalhaes, Garry Tonon, Dean Lister, Mackenzie Dern, Cyborg Abreu, Buchecha, and Marcelo forever.
     
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  4. Steve08 American Fedor Belt

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    I know Jordan in person. He's done with competing as far as I know. So you might have a while to wait on that, lol.
     
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    Rafael Lovato Jr, Garry Tonon (except the shit talk), Buchecha, Rubens Maciel, Jeff Glover, Andre Galvao, Cyborg Abreu.
     
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    craig jones (aus), teacher at my school
    abraham marte (dom), like watching his closed guard
    terere and rafa (braz), relentless
    liandro (braz), crazy passing
     
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    Shohei Ono is the best judoka to watch right now.
     
  8. todm White Belt

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    Marcelo Garcia, Rafa Mendes, Rustam, Garry Tonon, Eddie Cummings, and Roger Gracie. Lots of others but all of those guys are great and each has a unique style too.
     
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    Rickson Gracie, Kron Gracie, Rafael Mendes, Guilherme Mendes, Demian Maia, Ryan Hall, Robson Moura, Braulio Estima

    Watch these. It's all you need.
     
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    right now......Dubious Dom for that awesome triangle tutorial he recently posted. so much easy comprehend, so much enjoy!
     
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    Being a dad that has boys(11 & 13) that wrestle and do bjj and compete in both....they are my favorite to watch. Not the answer most would like to hear but I can't help it.
     
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    Mackenzie Dern :D
     
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    Of the current generation....

    Eddie Cummings, Garry Tonon, Gordon Ryan, Ashley Williams, Nathan Orchard, and Keenan Cornelius.
     
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    I really like Kyle Griffin as his style reminds me of myself. Also Tonon, Buchecha, Mansher Khera, Marcelo, Gui Mendes, Pena just of the top of my head.
     
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    buchecha, roger gracie, galvao, marcelo, jacare, viero

    plenty of fights on youtube
     
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    Braullio Estima,Kazushi Sakuraba .Marcelo Garcia and my own Professor Stuart Gwilt
     
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    Not one mention of Leandro Lo? Guy is P4P king has a never ending fury of attacks and is a absolute monster.
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