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Helio Gracie Dead At 95

In some unfortunate MMA news today, one of the foremost Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu experts in Helio Gracie passed away in his sleep early Thursday morning.

It was Gracie’s son, Rorion, who can be credited for the original concept of the Ultimate Fighting Championships.

Sherdog is reporting that Helio Gracie’s body will be buried sometime next week.