Ignore The 20-Year age Difference, Ruotolo vs Vagner Has Potential To Be Epic

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Tye Ruotolo, the 16-year-old breakout star of ADCC will take on the rough-and-ready Vagner Rocha in a sub-only match at Fight 2 Win 131 on November 9. 

But why put together a match between Ruotolo, a teenage blue belt, and Rocha, a 37-year-old black belt ADCC silver medalist, UFC veteran and proponent of "violent jiu-jitsu"? 

The simple answer is nobody else wanted the match. So up stepped Vagner.