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disorderlyvision

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1. Raphael Assuncao
2. Satoko Shinashi
3. Shinya Aoki
4. Kenny Florian

has a good write up on all the fighters

Post #1   4/17/07 12:24:44PM   

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The top 4 Unknowns, a similar post to the first one
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1. Lion Takeshi (143 lb Shooto champion) who is in a stacked division. Wins over Cole Miller, Hiroyuki Abe, Antonio Carvalho, Makoto Ishikawa.

2. Thiago Silva from Chute Boxe. A light heavyweight who is 9-0, with 7 tkos, one submission and one decision. Finished 6 of his 9 fights in the first round. Recently made his Pancrase debut, easily winning in round one by KO due to a soccer kick.

3. Satoru Kitaoka (Easily heelhooked Carlos Condit in one round, arm triangled Gracie Barra star Fabricio Monteiro, guillotined Kurt Pellegrino, he is also the first official participant in the Pride LW GP, after his sub win over Monteiro

4. Cristiano Kaminishi. Half Brazillian and Half Japanese, this BJJ fighter also has some powerful striking. Training at the famous AXIS BJJ Academy in Japan (run by a Rickson Gracie BB) He is undefeated at 3-0.

Post #2   4/17/07 12:32:27PM   

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They could be some major stars in the future

Post #3   4/17/07 12:37:07PM