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CAIN "El Toro" VELASQUEZ -- Opens new market for UFC.

Discussion in 'UFC Discussion' started by CoffeeAndBeer, Dec 29, 2012.

  1. CoffeeAndBeer OG from 1993

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    Mexico,
    Here. We. Come.

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  2. CoffeeAndBeer OG from 1993

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    All he needs is a cool Luchador mask.
     
  3. bawzz Purple Belt

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    wheres the sombrero ?
     
  4. OffMyMeds Banned Banned

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    YES, THE UFC NEEDS THE ILLEGAL IMMiGRANT demographic.
     
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    I apologize if this sounds racist or xenophobic, but I honestly can't figure out why he's so pro-Mexico. His father fled Mexico. He was born in the US. Went to college in the US. Married an American. All of his opportunity came in the US. Yet he brings in the Mexican flag and plays Mexican intro music. For me it makes no sense and is offensive. I mean what has Mexico done for him exactly besides create a marketing opportunity for him now because of his last name and he's doing well in the UFC? I've seen people of Irish heritage do similar things (and I'd be on them too), but never quite this much.
     
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    A charro would work too...

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  7. CoffeeAndBeer OG from 1993

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    It's not racist, you just lack perspective.
    He's living the Mexican Dream.
     
  8. Watcher1981 Blue Belt

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    Many of us will have no problem if he wants to move back there to be with his "real" people. I find it very fitting. Maybe he can get "brown pride" tattooed on his back in Spanish, maybe add the esteemed Mexican flag as well. The American flag is too good for someone like him, but the red, white and green fits him perfectly.

    Unlike FetalDefense, I mean and stand by every word.
     
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    Yeah, an American who like to wear people out by taking them down and laying on them constantly for 25 minutes. Fuck, Mexican boxing fans will be falling over themselves to see this guy!
     
  10. iloveufc123 UFC <3

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    The terminator would be a better nickname
     
  11. HydralisK Surrounded By Ahos

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    Truthfully it doesn't matter. Canada loves GSP and he fights with the same style. And before you say it yes I'm aware Mexico is much more well known for producing elite boxers, but Mexican MMA fans will love Cain. Patriotism is much worse outside of America.

    And not to mention the U.S. is already well into the process of becoming Mexico north.
     

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