Chael Sonnen: "That fight knocked years off Junior dos Santos' life and career"

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  1. Lexomatik Green Belt

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    That fight I felt bad for Dos Santos and hope he doesn't have any long term head injuries later in life. This is one of the rare times that it was hard for me to watch the fight because I felt terrible for what the fighter is enduring

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  2. iLesnar Every dog has his day in MMA

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    agreed

    chael P 4 prez
     
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  3. Tiger_vs_Mantis Brown Belt

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    there was one point in the third where Dod Santos just dropped to the floor like a felled tree
     
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  4. mkt Red Belt

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    Chael cares about the well-being of JDS and his career. Another "Sonnen hates all Brazilians" myth busted.
     
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  5. Cosmahorio Brown Belt

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    I agree with Chael.
     
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    there mustve been a heavy price for those two back to back beatings. second one worse than the first. take a break and get some tune ups if he has to continue fighting
     
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  7. Cosmahorio Brown Belt

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    Only ignorant ppl can't see Chael and his antics for what they are.
     
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  8. thatKid Here There Be Dragons

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    Isn't it illegal for MMA fighter corners to throw the towel?
     
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    Chael was right somehow.
     
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  10. Metusalemi Purple Belt

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    Where's the joke? Chael used to be a funny guy...
     
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  11. Endziel Blue Belt

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    Can't argue with that.
     
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  12. Rentz Blue Belt

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    I think so. It's the stupidest rule I've ever heard. But it effectively works because it counts as a disqualification.
     
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  13. Sp@cePeanut Purple Belt

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    DQ over death please
     
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  14. Charlie Sheen Invisible Belt

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    During the fight, yes, it would result in DQ.

    But if his corner stops the fight while they are in the break (BJ Penn vs. GSP like) it's ok.
     
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  15. Edison Carasio Red Belt

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    I didn't get to see this fight but from what I heard it sounds like Chael is mostly right.
     
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  16. gboy É normal

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    BS. It ain't over until its over. I've seen fighters come back from worse beatings.
     
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  17. marcusnz80 Purple Belt

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    "felled tree" lol
     
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  18. BobbyBuds Black Belt

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    Lol, everyone is well aware that Chael plays to the camera and is very charismatic, but that doesn't mean everything he says is fluff.. Only ignorant people would think that. I highly doubt this was a vague attempt of some sort to win over a couple Brazilian fans.
     
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  19. MrHoost** Blue Belt

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    Parroting what Uncle Dana wants him to say, he must have his hand pretty far up Chaels arse.
     
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    Agreed. It was painful to watch him get brutalized after he was done. Juniors has no give up in him, his corner should have known better.
     
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