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Beating Nate isn't as simple as leg kicks

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  1. Ar145984 Banned Banned

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    You either need reach (to kick and stay far away aka Condit)

    or a good takedown offense to make Nate hesitate from checking your kicks.
     
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  2. TheIrishPsycho Whiskey Belt

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    Yes it is, too bad Conor's leg kicks suck.
     
  3. Peteyandjia Saku Spring Staff Member Forum Administrator

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    I don't get why fighters even have coaches, they should just come to internet forums.
     
  4. LMNT Green Belt

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    I would love to see Nate get hit with some Jose Aldo leg kicks.
     
  5. ARONAbeetFEDOR Blackest Belt

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    Not as simple as leg kicks, as simple as head kicks.

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  6. Emjay I'LL BE RIGHT THERE!!! DON'T KILL HIM!!!

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    Not sure if RDA had any of those
     
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    Too bad Conor doesn't have leg kicks or takedowns.
     
  8. FedorFanBoy SLEEP EAT MMA REPEAT Banned

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    You rly worked hard on making this thread...

    Rly long and precise breakdown...

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  9. ChickenNugget ★☆★☆★☆★☆★☆★

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    I feel obliged to tell you that you have not spoken the truth.
    Took down Holloway plenty of times.
     
  10. Bewareofdawg Banned Banned

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    Holloway used to be easier to take down than a freshman on prom night though.
     
  11. bartleby929 Purple Belt

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    why would nate want to win here? rubber match and then retire. nate has no incentive at all to fight. he might play stupid but the diaz bros about their money
     
  12. Ar145984 Banned Banned

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    meant offense not defense
     
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    I wouldn't go that far ... but listen, it's easy.
    All McGregor wants to do is set up his punches.
    They are obviously his best weapon. He uses his legs to keep people at distance, to come in with punches when he decides to. Side kicks to the leg type of stuff.
    Wouldn't be so sure that his leg kicks/TDs are weak, just because we haven't seen a lot of 'em.
     
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    probably won't try taking Nate down again
     
  15. conorgoat KOfinger is my little bitch

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    I agree, he uses his legs as a distraction more than a threatening weapon.
     
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    He might if he's not rocked ... who knows?
     
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    looked like a solid double leg but got reversed from gassing
     
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    I want to see Nate vs Barboza for 5 rounds
    See how far he can handle
     
  20. basementdweller Black Belt

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    Conor's striking got to where he is. Nate schools him on the ground.
     

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