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post #1 of 3 (permalink) Old 10-19-2006, 10:29 PM Thread Starter
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Mario Yamasaki - bet he could do some damage

the little information i know about him

-Brazilian native
-helped UFC brazil get organized
-2nd ref for the UFC (I believe)

seriously, he can really roll off some big guys.

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His name cracks me up. half Italian half Japanese. Split right down the middle. And he's from Brazil? So he's a spanish italian japanese. Hhaha. Damn mutt just like me. I didn't know he was into BJJ or anything though...does he have any professional matches or has he ever faught MMA?
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Born in Sao Paulo, Brazil. He began training in Jiu-Jitsu in 1986 under the late Marcelo Behring who was a 5th degree black belt under Rickson Gracie. In January of 2002, Mario received his 3rd degree on his black belt from Otavio de Almeida, president of the Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu Federation of Sao Paulo, Brazil.
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