LEGACY: A Roger Gracie mini documentary

Wednesday, June 26, 2013

“Since a young age, I’ve prepared to be the best fighter that I can.”

The UG gets an exclusive first look behind the scenes as submission master Roger Gracie prepares for Tim Kennedy who he fights on the main car at UFC 162.

Gracie talks about the merits of losing, trying to get comfortable with standup which he characterizes as his “weak part,” offers some predictions for the fight, and discusses the state of MMA and BJJ. In addition, his trainers weigh in on their hopes and fears and understanding.

UFC 162 main card
Anderson Silva vs. Chris Weidman
Frankie Edgar vs. Charles Oliveira
Roger Gracie vs. Tim Kennedy
Dennis Siver vs. Cub Swanson
Tim Boetsch vs. Mark Munoz