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post #1 of 2 (permalink) Old 11-25-2007, 04:45 PM Thread Starter
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fighter's credentials before starting MMA

who do you guys think came into MMA with the best: striking, wrestling, and submission credentials?


striking: Mark Hunt 2001 K1 world champ (semmy schilts doesnt count since he left mma for k1 not the other way around)

Wrestling: matt linland olympic silver medalist (until kurt angle makes the transition anyway)

Submissions: ricardo arona he is undefeated in ADCC and won an open weight tournament as well as a 92kg tournament jeff monson and dean lister are definately up there as well

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Striking: Mark Hunt. Stefan Leko?

Sambo: Fedor (pretty obvious there)

Wrestling: Rulan Gardner (Olympic Gold at Sydney)

Judo: Hedihiko Yoshida/Pawel Nastula (Olypic Gold)

Submission: Roger Gracie/Marcelo Garcia

Pro-Wrestling?: Shamrock/Sakuraba/Lesnar?
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