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Old 07-16-2014, 03:54 AM   #11
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His super aggressive and unorthodox ground game is a threat to anyone. The way he went from having Hioki locking a RNC from his back to subbing him a few seconds later with a weird ass choke showed it.

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Old 07-16-2014, 03:57 AM   #12
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his progression is typical, it's just that many fans expect all talented fighters to fight for a belt within a year or two, when he's coming along nicely, is coming to his own, but was fed to contenders when he was too green.

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Old 07-16-2014, 04:04 AM   #13
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obligatory post of the calf slicer he pulled off http://www.ufc.com/media/SUB-OliveiraWiselyFOX2
I hate slicers, they hurt like a bitch.

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Old 07-16-2014, 04:13 AM   #14
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Idk. I feel like his BJJ is just ridiculously good & getting better. His SUB skills may be the best at FW.

Edgar didn't really wanna engage with him on the ground & if he learns to use that reach & keep the shorter, stockier wrestlers at bay.. He can beat anyone.
i just think he's too physically weak to beat guys like the 3 i mentioned. they're just a superior stock of athlete. i keep thinking back to the Jim Miller fight where he just beasted out on Oliveira's leg.

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Old 07-16-2014, 05:11 AM   #15
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I hate slicers, they hurt like a bitch.
Fuckin' A.

I hate getting caught in any kind of muscle crushing sub/position.

My instructor is amazing at catching me in calf slicer/crushing subs and I always end up with huge bruises from them. A few weeks ago the bruise was so deep it took like 4 days to show up.

Brutal.

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