Demian Maia | Baleia's Breakdown (Ep. 5)

5. Demian Maia

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BJJ black belt and expert analyst / commentator Riccardo "Baleia" Ammendolia talks to 2007 ADCC Champion and current UFC Fughter, Demian Maia. Demian is regarded as having the highest level of jiu-jitsu in the UFC with 50% of his wins coming by submission. 

Demian and Riccardo discuss his technical evolution in both his grappling and MMA careers. His philosophy on self defense and sport jiu-jitsu, as well as breakdown some of Demian's classic matches with Thales Leite, Gabriel Gonzaga and even a Marcelo Garcia.