Match of the day is a match between Fernando “Terere” Augusto vs. Matt Serra at the 2001 Pro Am in NC. 2 of the most exciting grapplers at the time.
“If you think, you’re late. If you’re late, you use muscle. If you use muscle, you get tired and when you get tired is when you tap. When you tap is when you die”- Saulo Ribeiro 6x World Jiu-Jitsu Champion.
BJJ match of the day is a 2009 World Pro Cup match between 2 of the best BJJ guys in the world, Braulio Estima vs. Marcelo Garcia. Braulio has some size on Marcelo but rarely do you see Marcelo get finished.
“You will never get ahead of anyone as long as you try to get even w/ him”- Lou Holtz
Match of the day is a 2005 ADCC match between UFC champion Georges St.Pierre vs. Otto Olsen. St.Perre shows how good his wrestling is against Olsen, who is a 3x All-American, 2x Big ten champion and had a 41 match winning streak while at Michigan University, where he is 2nd in school history w/ 174 wins.
“Blame all the people you want or make all the excuses you can. The only thing standing in the way of your success is you!”-Unknown
Roger Gracie-Marcelo Garcia
BJJ match of the day is a 2006 Absolute (open weight) match between 2 of the best BJJ guys in the world, Roger Gracie vs Marcelo Garcia. Won’t give any commentary, just enjoy.
“Success or failure is caused more by mental attitude than by mental capacity.” – Walter Scott
Claudio Calasans Jr vs. Braulio Estima
BJJ match of the day is Claudio Calasans Jr vs Braulio Estima at the 2010 World Pro Cup. Calasans has one of the most offensive closed guards out there and is the youngest Brazilian Judoka to ever receive his coral belt (white and red belt). Estima is a 3x World Champion, as well as a 2x ADCC and Pan Am Champion. Calasans pulls off the upset here.
“Act according to your character, not according to your company.” – Unknown