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Inspiring Words – Interview With Saulo Ribeiro

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Today, we feature a brilliant philosopher, instructor and competitor… Saulo Ribeiro! I had the pleasure of interviewing this champion of the art at this year’s Mundials. In this short interview, he talks about the current state and the future of the sport, the Brazilian dominance in the BB level, his method of running a successful academy and the Jiu Jitsu life style. Enjoy the interview … Continue reading

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Match of the Week: Roger Gracie vs. Saulo Ribeiro (2005)

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Today’s “Match of the Week” features a classic battle of two “old school” methodical competitors, Roger Gracie vs. Saulo Ribeiro. This match took place in the semi-finals of the absolute division of the 2005 Mundials in the TIJUCA TENIS CLUBE. Spoiler alert… After losing this match, Saulo knelt on the mat, folded his belt and gave it to Roger, symbolizing his kimono’s retirement. However, the … Continue reading

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Match of The Week: Bernardo Faria vs. Rafael Lovato Jr

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Today’s “Match of the Week” features a very slow and meticulous battle between two of the top BJJ fighters in the world, Bernardo Faria vs. Rafael Lovato Junior. This very calculated match between these two champions took place at the 2010 Brasileiro absolute finals. Bernado Faria started his BJJ career at the young age of 14 under the guidance of Ricardo Marques (a Carlson BB) … Continue reading

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Pioneers of the Sport: Saulo Ribeiro

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  Today’s Pioneers of the Sport features fourth degree black belt and five time world champion Saulo Ribeiro. Considered one of the best BJJ competitors of all time, Ribeiro received his BB from Royler Gracie on November 27th, 1995. He went on to win his first of five world titles in 1997… and he rest is history. In the below match, Saulo takes on Fabio … Continue reading

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Pioneers of the Sport: Roberto Magalhaes vs. Saulo Ribeiro II

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Pioneers of the Sport: Roberto Magalhaes vs. Saulo Ribeiro II This week, we feature the rematch between Roleta and Saulo. In their first match, Roleta was able to tap Saulo in under 2 minutes with his tricky guard work. Now, Saulo is out for revenge… Enjoy the match and the techniques from both Pioneers of the Sport! Last week’s match

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Pioneers of the Sport: Roberto Magalhaes vs. Saulo Ribeiro

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Today, we feature a vintage match (CBJJE Brasileiro, 1996) between two legends of the sport… Roberto “Roleta” Magalhaes (Gracie Barra) vs. Saulo Ribeiro (Gracie Humaita). A lot of people know who Saulo Ribeiro is, but Roleta is a lesser known name amongst the newer grapplers. For those who enjoy watching the newer fighters (Mendes Brothers, Rubens Charles “Cobrinha”, Abmar Barbosa, Ryan Hall, and Roberto “Cyborg” … Continue reading

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Match of the Week: Xande Ribeiro vs. Joao Assis

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This weeks match was the final of Grappler Quest’s “2010 World’s Best Grappler” 32-man Tournament. Both Xande Ribeiro and Joao Assis had to defeat four very tough opponents in this absolute division tournament.

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Saulo Ribeiro: Lessons from a Champion

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