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"capoeira fighter"

Postby everything on Wed Sep 14, 2022 7:56 pm

amateur practices til gets right pro til can't get wrong
/ better approx answer to right q than exact answer to wrong q which can be made precise /
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Re: "capoeira fighter"

Postby wayne hansen on Thu Sep 15, 2022 4:00 am

I enjoyed that
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Re: "capoeira fighter"

Postby Bao on Thu Sep 15, 2022 4:43 am

He is unpredictable, creative, having fun. Yeah, I enjoyed that as well.
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Re: "capoeira fighter"

Postby GrahamB on Thu Sep 15, 2022 5:13 am

But is it internal?
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Re: "capoeira fighter"

Postby Urs Krebs on Thu Sep 15, 2022 7:12 am

GrahamB wrote:But is it internal?


It can't be internal, becaus it's fun ;)
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Re: "capoeira fighter"

Postby everything on Thu Sep 15, 2022 10:09 am

Lol

Was hoping he won all the time, but kinda more cool to see how he lost and tried to adapt
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Re: "capoeira fighter"

Postby Dmitri on Thu Sep 15, 2022 12:47 pm

Funny I just watched that same video last night.

Yeah I sparred with a lot of different stylists in the years past, but the two capoeira guys (from the same, apparently very good, school) were by far the hardest ones to deal with. Such a completely unnatural way to fight and move, your brain has no idea how to deal with it unless you train like that (or against that) specifically. Kind of like BJJ, in that sense -- one of the older Gracies compared it to a world-class fighter (who can barely swim) going against a world-class water polo guy (who can barely fight) -- in the water.
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Re: "capoeira fighter"

Postby everything on Thu Sep 15, 2022 4:53 pm

seemed like some of the guys staying compact did well
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Re: "capoeira fighter"

Postby yeniseri on Fri Sep 16, 2022 2:45 pm

Capoeira fighters are tough but in MMA one needs to be well rounded along with the physical conditioning.
He reminds me too much of King Nassim ;D ???
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