April 5, 2011 Leave a comment
Brazil Series ~ Volume twenty two. Rousimar Palhares
Brazilian middleweight fighter Rousimar “Toquinho” Palhares is 12-3-0 in MMA. A black belt in Brazilian Jiu Jitsu he is mostly known for being a powerful grappler with devastating heel hooks and knee bar submissions. A member of the famed Brazilian Top Team and coached by the legendary Murilo Bustamante, he began his MMA career in Brazil. In 2007 he won a four man tournament at Fury FC with powerful slams and brutal heel hooks. This impressive display earned Rousimar a shot in the UFC, where he ‘s faced some of the best in the division such as Jeremy Horn, Nate Marquardt and Dan Henderson. This dangerous leglock technician is a future champion in the making.
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