Originally Posted by initial_zen
boxing competes with mma that why... grappling does not compete with mma for fans, at least not a noticeable margin. when have you ever seen adcc, or any other grappling org for that matter, market by itself saying rashad evans, or who ever wouldnt, last 5 minutes with one of their grappling champions etc. its not like if gsp loses, adcc will say ufc fighters arent even good at jiu jitsu blah balh blah. look at demian maia and dean lister they compete in both
So by your logic what was the problem with letting Fedor compete in Sambo?