Keenan Cornelius has plenty of skill and intellect. He’s not beyond trolling either. It seems as though the intricate wars ending up in different jiu-jiteiros declaring their dominance over social media has gotten a little on his nerves – so he proposed the ultimate solution.
If you’ve declared yourself the best in your social media profile you should be entered into a tournament with a list of people he considers the best, of course including himself because this is how you really announce you’re the best on social media. With a media savvy challenge.
Naturally the biggest bjj fan of social media promptly staked his claim to the crown of bjj social media:
And Cornelius promptly replied teasing Ryan about the GI and sideways referring to the Felipe Pena Gi Challenge that wasn’t:
The whole thing seems to be related to the January 9th posting by Grappling Industries honcho David Aguzzi:
But it’s unclear who exactly is/was the hold up inspiring all these social media interactions. One possible target? One Dillon Danis who recently came out on top in a bjj heroes google analytics as the most searched for bjj player!
Here’s to hoping a great exhibition match comes out of this!