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Saulo Ribeiro Has Earned His Sixth Degree On His Black Belt

Jiu-jitsu legend Saulo Ribeiro has earned the sixth degree on his black belt, marking another important milestone in his BJJ journey.

Ribeiro, who earned his black belt in 1995, was presented with the honor by second-degree black belt Yan “Pica Pau” Lucas.

“HAKUNA MATATA! Salve November 27th 1995. My 6th degree from the hands of our honorable #guerreiro6blades
Unconditional love always wins

Ribeiro is a five-time IBJJF World Champion and two-time ADCC champion, as well as a world-renowned coach with over 2,000 students training under his association.

Averi Clements

Averi is the managing editor for the Jiu-Jitsu Times. She's a purple belt under Andre Oliveira of Pura Vida BJJ in Costa Rica and an ambassador for Grapple Apparel. Follow her on Twitter and Instagram: @bjjaveri.

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