BE's Baddest Greatest Submission Fighter Tournament: #1 Frank Mir vs #8 Dan Severn

June M. Williams

Vote now in the Bloody Elbow Baddest Tournament to determine the Greatest MMA Submission Fighter of All Time. Today's match-up: #1 Frank Mir vs. #8 Dan Severn. Vote now!

In the battle of Pancrase catch wrestling vs. Brazilian jiu jitsu, it was jiu jitsu that came out ahead. Old school armbar master Rickson Gracie took out Josh Barnett, 52-27. With that, our first Sweet 16 match-up is official, and it's a good one. Rickson Gracie vs. Kazushi Sakuraba. Get ready.

Today, a battle between two very different generations of Heavyweights. #1 seed and former UFC Heavyweight champion Frank Mir takes on one of the UFC's first dominant Heavyweights, #8 seed Dan Severn. It's your classic wrestling vs. jiu jitsu battle. Your votes decide who takes the win.

In order to vote, simply leave a comment. In the subject line make sure you follow these guidelines:

To vote for Frank Mir write: Vote - Mir

To vote for Dan Severn write: Vote - Severn

Voting is open for 24 hours, so get your votes in now.

Updated tournament bracket (click to enlarge)

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Thanks to June M. Williams for the tournament bracket graphic.

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