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Old 04-24-2014, 09:19 PM   #31

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No TS the amount of gay people training is not affecting the use of unorthodox techniques

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Old 04-24-2014, 09:28 PM   #32
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If knees and kicks to the head of a grounded opponent were legal, you would see a lot more things like that.

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Old 04-24-2014, 09:41 PM   #33

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I get what you're saying and i agree
you're getting taken down over and over again you might as well throw a few shapes out there anyway and try and make something happen, like when guys who are really dangerous off their back are getting held against the cage and its getting to the end of the round, why not pull guard

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Old 04-24-2014, 10:48 PM   #34

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Originally Posted by seanb1979 View Post
its easier to sprawl than to knee an incoming takedown... it requires accuracy, you dont have time to think about it, and if theyre moving forward quickly, chances are your knee will make contact too early and not do much damage at all, or probably hit them in the shoulder... much easier to sprawl THEN knee
Hitting someone hard in the shoulder can be pretty devastating though.

Ask anyone who has hurt their shoulder playing sports.

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