Quote Originally Posted by mmafan3450 View Post
Would any of you even be trying to make this argument if we were talking about BJJ. "Boy, that non technical BJJ sure is effective at serving its purpose." This sounds ridiculous
This argument actually gets made all the time. What "non-technical" means usually changes though. It used to be that "fancy" stuff was "non-technical" now it seems a strict reliance on basics is less technical. For the Diaz brothers the proper classification would be "non-conventional".