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If You're Not A Fan Of MMA, Kron Gracie Will Convert You

Amazing Gracie.

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An up-and-coming MMA fighter.

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If the last name “Gracie” sounds familiar, it’s because he’s part of BJJ royalty.

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That's a framed photo of Helio Gracie, Kron's grandfather and co-founder of Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu.

His uncle is UFC legend Royce Gracie.

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That's Royce in the middle, getting a big check for winning the first UFC tournament. Also pictured are Helio Gracie on the left, along with Kron's father, Rickson, and his uncle, Rorion Gracie.

His father, Rickson, is widely considered to be one of the greatest fighters in BJJ history.

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Kron's first love was skateboarding. But he eventually followed in his father's footsteps.

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In 2013, Kron took first place in his weight class at the ADCC Submission Wrestling Championships, one of the most prestigious grappling tournaments in the world.

His calm, cool demeanor has earned him the nickname "Ice Cream Kron."

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He's dead serious about his craft.

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Oh, and he cleans up well. VERY WELL.

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Kron is set to make his MMA debut later this month.

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Why is it a big deal? Because MMA and BJJ fans want to see if Kron can be as dominant in the cage as he is on the mat. So mark those calendars and in the meantime...

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