RIZIN.11: July 29th 2:00 AM EST - Live PBP Discussion Thread

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  1. thatdude21601

    thatdude21601 Bananarama Belt

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    Any chance he's talking about the Rizin press conference tomorrow?
     
  2. Danespina

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    What did the Rizin press conference announcement say?
     
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    Not sure exactly. Only that it's regarding the next Rizin show.

    Just wishful thinking here.

    Edit : From the twitter sleuths, seems like it's probably the weekend's Quintet card on Fight Pass.
     
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    Cro Cop said that on NYE show he might fight one big name he never faced before and that it would be great for fans.....
     
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  5. kingcillo24

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    How is he going to fight this year? His leg injury was serious.
     
  6. crofighter

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    He believes he will recover......he said his plan is to fight Nelson in November in Bellator, and then in Rizin on NYE.....but his retirement should be on NYE 2019.....
     
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    and then he'll fight cobra commander at rizin nye 2020, apocalypse.

    ironically, he'll fight apocalypse at rizin nye 2021, sealab.
     
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  8. Danespina

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    Hope he makes it, but Crocop's already had quite a few good twilight years. Could have retired off the Gonzaga revenge or Rizin GP win.
     
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  9. kingcillo24

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    I hope this fight card announcemwnt is not Yachi vs Kawajiri. I would something like Yachi vs Kikuno/Tom Santos, Kawajiri vs Kitaoka or Cruickshank vs Nunes/Kikuno
     
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  10. Danespina

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    Yachi vs Kawajiri would be pretty good though. Why don't you want to see it? Also when is the fight announcement?
     
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  11. leto1776

    leto1776 Sherdog Wet Shaver Platinum Member

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    Yachi is a f*ckin nobody. Anybody who is excited for a yachi Fight is beyond a noob.
     
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    I guess I'm a noob.
     
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    The weight cut to 135 for Kawajiri may have played a big part in his KO loss to Oliveira, but it wasn't a good performance overall. I think Yachi would make much faster work of Kawajiri. I would rather see Kawajiri face a grappler like Kitaoka or Hioki.
     
  14. Danespina

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    So the idea is you want to protect Kawajiri from losing again. But just for now or for the rest of his Rizin run? Cause I don't necessarily need Yachi vs. Kawajiri in July, but I do think that's the exact type of fight you'd bring Kawajiri in for. I also think it could be competitive.
     
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    Yep.
     
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    That sentence makes no sense.
     
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    LMAO Crocop's retirement should've been a year and a half ago.
     
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    Gomi vs Andy Souwer for RIZIN 11 July 29
     
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  20. leto1776

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    Guy's been fighting for nine years. nNobody gave a crap when he was stinking up the Pancrase events on Fight Pass. Suddenly he's fighting for Rizin, so everybody starts choking their chicken over him? Yeah.
     

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