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by Grumpy David » Thu Apr 12, 2018 11:50 pm

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Brerlappin wrote: :lol:

Mike Jackson: the can in the mirror


They both lost to Mickey Gall via Rear Naked Choke. Every win Mickey Gall has had has come via RNC too.

UFC 225 looking stacked. :datass:

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by Floex » Thu Apr 12, 2018 11:54 pm

I really dig Punk but that can’t be the main attraction can it? :lol:

Ah, just seen the card

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by Lotus » Fri Apr 13, 2018 9:13 am

Did Romero start his career really late? He's about 50 isn't he, yet he's only had 15 fights. Anyway, decent-looking card, but I'm still struggling to care too much. When the overall progression in each division seems driven by whatever's going to make the most money, or whichever fighter feels like challenging for the title in a different weight class, it makes the rankings and logic behind any fights redundant. And Rashad should've quit years ago, will be 5 losses in a row if he loses here.

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by Mafro » Fri Apr 13, 2018 9:27 am

Lotus wrote:Did Romero start his career really late? He's about 50 isn't he, yet he's only had 15 fights. Anyway, decent-looking card, but I'm still struggling to care too much. When the overall progression in each division seems driven by whatever's going to make the most money, or whichever fighter feels like challenging for the title in a different weight class, it makes the rankings and logic behind any fights redundant. And Rashad should've quit years ago, will be 5 losses in a row if he loses here.

He’s 40. He did wrestling for years (won silver at the olympics in 2000) but started MMA relatively late like Cormier did.

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PostRe: |Fight Club| MMA - Boxing |OT| Welcome to the UFC, where rankings dont matter and the belts are made up
by Rax » Fri Apr 13, 2018 12:13 pm


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by Brerlappin » Fri Apr 13, 2018 9:04 pm

This Karate Combat thing actually looks pretty damn fun. Bas Rutten was promoting it on the latest JRE show


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by shadow202 » Fri Apr 13, 2018 9:47 pm

Brerlappin wrote:This Karate Combat thing actually looks pretty damn fun. Bas Rutten was promoting it on the latest JRE show

Watched a few of the fights and it was very entertaining, nice to see something different.

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by Brerlappin » Fri Apr 13, 2018 10:41 pm

Yeah it makes me think of a live action version of classic Karate game IK+ :lol:

Hope it doesn't go belly up too quickly

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by KK » Sat Apr 21, 2018 10:11 pm

Oh come on, this Khan ‘fight’ feels like nothing more than a squash match to flog a PPV.

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by Return_of_the_STAR » Sat Apr 21, 2018 10:14 pm

Suddenly remembered the Khan fight was on, thought ‘excellent I’ve only missed 30 seconds’. Oh.

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by KK » Sat Apr 21, 2018 10:17 pm

Best thing was Michael Buffer.

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by Return_of_the_STAR » Sat Apr 21, 2018 11:05 pm

KK wrote:Best thing was Michael Buffer.


I’m often surprised when you see him announcing certain fights. Seems such a waste of money at times.

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by Grumpy David » Fri Apr 27, 2018 11:37 am



Helluva a fight. :datass:

Demian The Human Backpack Maia style vs Usman is a very interesting style fight. Been a fan of Usman since his appearance on The Ultimate Fighter.



Anyone watching this season of The Ultimate Fighter? Coach DC and Coach Stipe.

I swear Stipe needs subtitles, for an American, it sometimes doesn't sound like English is his first language. :lol:

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by Brerlappin » Fri Apr 27, 2018 12:21 pm

Grumpy David wrote:

Helluva a fight. :datass:

Demian The Human Backpack Maia style vs Usman is a very interesting style fight. Been a fan of Usman since his appearance on The Ultimate Fighter.



Anyone watching this season of The Ultimate Fighter? Coach DC and Coach Stipe.

I swear Stipe needs subtitles, for an American, it sometimes doesn't sound like English is his first language. :lol:


Yeah Stipe sounds punch drunk which is kinda alarming. Only saw episode 1 but it was very enjoyable. Loved when DC made Stipe stand across the octagon from him

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by Fuzzy Dunlop » Fri Apr 27, 2018 3:33 pm

Did no one see last weekends Barboza v Lee?

It was a great fight, with a strong performance from Lee but he had the ultimate chicken legs in Round 3!



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by Brerlappin » Fri Apr 27, 2018 3:49 pm

Fuzzy Dunlop wrote:Did no one see last weekends Barboza v Lee?

It was a great fight, with a strong performance from Lee but he had the ultimate chicken legs in Round 3!



:lol:


Armchair critic and all that, but looking at that gif im baffled as to why Barboza got in so close and allowed Lee to clinch and recover. Lee was out on his feet, he should have thrown an uppercut straight down the middle or even another kick at him, but instead he held off and allowed Lee to grab him, recover, and win. Crazy. Wasnt a great fight overall tho, Lee just humped him for 5 rounds. Like i love a good display of grappling but even this fight i was just like god damn, stand them up already cause this gooseberry fool is getting boring

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by Grumpy David » Fri Apr 27, 2018 4:16 pm

Brerlappin wrote:
Fuzzy Dunlop wrote:Did no one see last weekends Barboza v Lee?

It was a great fight, with a strong performance from Lee but he had the ultimate chicken legs in Round 3!



:lol:


Armchair critic and all that, but looking at that gif im baffled as to why Barboza got in so close and allowed Lee to clinch and recover. Lee was out on his feet, he should have thrown an uppercut straight down the middle or even another kick at him, but instead he held off and allowed Lee to grab him, recover, and win. Crazy. Wasnt a great fight overall tho, Lee just humped him for 5 rounds. Like i love a good display of grappling but even this fight i was just like god damn, stand them up already cause this gooseberry fool is getting boring


I actually really enjoyed that fight. Lee took a huge kick but Barboza had been getting hit a tonne leading up to it. Don't think he had the energy and sense to go in for the kill.

Kevin Lee vs Khabib would be interesting. They seem to be the best LW wrestlers in the division. Although Khabib stand up doesn't seem too hot by comparison.

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by Brerlappin » Fri Apr 27, 2018 4:21 pm

Grumpy David wrote:
Brerlappin wrote:
Fuzzy Dunlop wrote:Did no one see last weekends Barboza v Lee?

It was a great fight, with a strong performance from Lee but he had the ultimate chicken legs in Round 3!



:lol:


Armchair critic and all that, but looking at that gif im baffled as to why Barboza got in so close and allowed Lee to clinch and recover. Lee was out on his feet, he should have thrown an uppercut straight down the middle or even another kick at him, but instead he held off and allowed Lee to grab him, recover, and win. Crazy. Wasnt a great fight overall tho, Lee just humped him for 5 rounds. Like i love a good display of grappling but even this fight i was just like god damn, stand them up already cause this gooseberry fool is getting boring


I actually really enjoyed that fight. Lee took a huge kick but Barboza had been getting hit a tonne leading up to it. Don't think he had the energy and sense to go in for the kill.

Kevin Lee vs Khabib would be interesting. They seem to be the best LW wrestlers in the division. Although Khabib stand up doesn't seem too hot by comparison.


I think its just when you have a wrestler fight a KO artist i just dont like that kinda matchup really. You know once it goes to the ground, its likely to just stay there for 25 minutes, even if it is a dominant display

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PostRe: |Fight Club| MMA - Boxing |OT| Welcome to the UFC, where rankings dont matter and the belts are made up
by Grumpy David » Tue May 08, 2018 8:18 pm

https://www.mmanytt.com/latest-news/dana-white-confirms-gsp-diaz-rockhold-gustafsson-targeted-ufc-227/

DANA WHITE CONFIRMS GSP VS DIAZ AND ROCKHOLD VS GUSTAFSSON ARE TARGETED FOR UFC 227

Dana White has confirmed two huge matchups are being targeted for UFC 227 including Nate Diaz vs Georges St-Pierre.


:datass: :datass:

Nate's job to avenge Nick.

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by Brerlappin » Tue May 08, 2018 9:14 pm

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