After winning the belts of Shooto and Cage Rage, Vitor Ribeiro now has a new goal: to make history in the
"After my fight with Aoki, I saw that I had to leave a bit of teacher’s routine and came to
To avoid surprises in his fight, Shaolin studied well the game of his opponent.
"He’s a tough guy, which plays on the two bases", he said, "He’s a good wrestler, and certainly has a good gas, because his fights are always very busy".
The debut in Strikeforce will not be the first fight of the Brazilian in the
"I started fighting in the grid, I don’t see the rules as difficulty. I like to use the elbow, for example, even though this event only worth elbows while is standing up", he said," I am feeling very well, at the time of the fight I’ll do a good warm up, I will concentrate well and this will help me a lot. I’m ready. "
Idol of the fighters of his own team, Shaolin returned to
"I’m sure the gym was in good hands", said Shaolin, vibrating with the success of the new champions of the team, like Jose Aldo (WEC) and Marlon Sandro (Pancrase), "I’m glad to see them winning, because I saw the beginning of each one and I know how they battled to reap the success of today".