This Monday’s match of the week is one of the most memorable matches in BJJ.  Facing off in the Absolute division, Roger Gracie and Ronaldo de Souza “Jacaré” battle for the gold medal in this finals match.  There are few other examples one can point to in a BJJ tournament where heart and desire are displayed so clearly.  This match left many BJJ competitors asking themselves, “Would I not tap and let my arm be broken for a shot at a IBJJF World’s gold medal”?

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