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Aleksandar Rakic training (for Volkan Oezdemir) at Gym 23, Vienna

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  1. Drugstore Cowboy

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    There is some crafty stuff tho, take notes dogs.

    Glove swiping techs >

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    Inside work >

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    Random combos & covering tactics (linking 'bows to punches) >

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    Great student of the game.

    Lookin like an absolute monsta right there.

    I don't think he's the most reliable guy, but he has the right tools to obliterate anyone IMO.
     
  2. Repusman

    Repusman Blue Belt

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    This guy is the real hope to beat Jones. He is a complete fighter including striking, wrestling and chin. Although I really like Walker he is not well rounded enough and suspect chin. Reyes is good but not good enough and would get destroyed by Jones.
     
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    Guy is good and is really young in his MMA. He has been dominant so far in the UFC.

    Volkan is a solid all around fighter. This fight should be great.
     
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    I really like those body shots he’s going in those gifs. You hear it every now and then, but I think the body shots are underutilized in MMA. People headhunt a lot and punch the high guard like they’re trying to crack a coconut.

    :rolleyes:
     
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    Scary Man !
     
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    Definitely has future champ potential!
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  7. Repusman

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    He has 13 fights and 4 fights in the UFC already. Why would you say he is Really young in MMA? He is already experienced, 12-0 in last 12 and ready for a title run.
     
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    I like how he practices parrying Jones eye poke then steps in with the elbow.
     
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    He hasn't faced much adversity. Yes.. I'm aware he turned Manuwa into a corpse and Jimi was somehow ranked still, but the fight lasted only 47 seconds.

    Props to him for being dominant. Dude has not lost a single round in his entire UFC career and even had a few 10-8 rounds.

    Volkan is a though guy to get out of there, specially early. So we are going to see Rakic actually scrap in this one.

    I'm all aboard his hypetrain. I think he is a better prospect than Reyes and Walker.
     
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    This fight with Volkan is going to show where he's at. So far so good though
     
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    Thanks god he didn't followed up with ground and pound.

    For f*** sake Jimi head bouncing off the canvas!!
     
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    Watching Rakic' kick it reminded me of this masterpiece by Hoost.

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    12 fights isn't that much experience really. I like him alot but he's beat just 1 top 15 guy in Manuwa & that was Manuwa's 4th straight loss.

    Plus anyone under 30 at HW or 205 is still young.
     
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    You said "Really Young". He is not "really young" in experience or age.
     
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    Cant wait to see this guy get kod stiff , Already got put on his ass by Devin Clark of all people.
     
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    I predicted this. Glad Jimi has retired. He was done.
     
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    He's an exciting prospect. It's a shame that what was once the organisation's premier weight class has become a one horse race. Let's hope he can shake things up.
     
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    You mean something like this?

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    Reyes already lost to Ozdemir.
     
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    Future GOAT imo
     

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