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BJJ Metamorphosis?

Over this past weekend I was among the many who watched the inaugural Metamoris event in which several of Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu’s superstars faced off in one on one “super fight” style matchups. The format was simple (on paper), all of the super fights consisted of a twenty minute round with the only means of winning being to submit your opponent.

As much as I’d like to give my thoughts and do a breakdown of all the matches, I feel the need to address the match which has drawn the most controversy. The match in question is that of Ryron Gracie vs Andre Galvao. Yep, I’m jumping on the bandwagon folks! Continue reading