In Gi BJJ tournaments-3Xworld champion in the heavy weight, super heavy weight, and absolute divisions
-2X Brazilian National Heavy weight champion
-6X Rio De Janeiro State Champion in 2000, 2001, 2002, 2003, 2004, and 2005
-US Open Champion and 2007 Grapplers Quest West Coast Champion.
-2007 North American Tournament Champion in no gi submission grappling
-winner of the Pan-American Grappling Championship
-submission wrestling win over Abu Dhabi champ Robert Drysdale
So on pure bjj its not really an argument.