Jiu-Jitsu is truly known for being the martial that favorizes the smaller, weaker practitioner against the bigger one… We have seen so many times the David vs Goliath match ups. Examples that come to mind at the highest level are Rooster weight Caio Terra winning an IBJJJF tournament open class where he defeated the Ultra Heavy Bruno Bastos in the final. Another example is Rooster weight Bruno Malfacine also winning the open class at IBJJF Atlanta open where he defeated the high level super heavyweight Guybson Sa (who himself defeated in the past Buchecha and Rodolfo Vieira).
Other notable examples:
But what about when a 60 kg female purple belt/Rizin MMA fighter faces a 180kg (396lbs) white belt with 1 year experience in BJJ?
Shizuka Sugiyama, female BJJ purple belt a RIZIN fighter wanted to challenge against the giant BIG Joe! She came with a lot of willingness to win, but the weight difference is 3 times and the height difference is 30 cm. How does she intend to win?!
Let’s see what happens:
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