Conor uses Jeet Kune Do...

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  1. Doctor Dark

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    I'm convinced McGregor practices Jeet Kune Do but has never cited it in his interviews. Just watching clips of Bruce Lee and instantly recognised the kicks/stance... This is crazy..! Conor the Dragon McGregor!
     
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    The art of fighting...without fighting.
     
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    i noticed it too, he's too precise to be defeated that's why he ain't gonna lose ever again
     
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    Be like Guinness.
     
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  5. Just no. Jeet Kune Do is not a specific style.
     
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    You're on a roll with using the word 'precise' today, aren't ya?
     
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    ufcoddsmaker the ufc is mma

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    wonderboy uses kickboxing 57-0 40 knockouts
     
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    No, Conor's stance is a Karate stance + movement, which is why you probably think it's JKD, but Conor is like the ghetto version of JKD w/o training in JKD. But Conor looks as stiff as a board compared to Lee, but he'd pass for JKD vs. a basic guy doing JKD.
     
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    Whatever it is it's working, IMO he is the slickest striker in the UFC.
     
  10. Head Clean Off

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    after conor KO'S RDA, RDA will kneel before him take his left hand in his hands and kiss it then say "forgive me my lord" !
     
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    When Conor starts doing this, I'll be suspicious..

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    Overpressure I'M running this monkey farm now Frankenstein!

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    Another shit Conor thread that didn't need to exist, Christ almighty, you Conorheads. Is there any fundamental difference between you guys and the teenaged girls who adore Justin Bieber?

    "Oh, I love the way he looks in those pants! And the wing tips, OMG. A new tattoo! I'd so pick his beard for him."
     
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    That's how he's fucking Dee. Girls love that shit.
     
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    Phronimos The truth don't have to be validated by ignorance.

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    I got into a big confrontation with a JKD guy once. I told a student of his that what I was teaching was in the spirit of what Bruce Lee taught, basically, "Use what is useful and discard what isn't."
    Next thing I know, the guy shows up with his students and gets in my face.
    He wants to see my JKD credentials.
    I told him to get lost or I'd send him to the hospital.
    It was like some stupid Kung Fu movie.
    He left without incident.
     
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    Where is it written down that he's trained in Jeet kune do?
     
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    Don't think.....just feeeel....Never take your eyes off your opponent, not even when you bowww.
     
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    One of the basic rules of jeet kune do is to have your most powerfull hand in front of you ( opposite stance) which he obivously doesn't have. So he might have seen some Bruce lee movies but I don't think that he practices jeet kune do.
     
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    its like a finger pointing to the moon.....*WHAP!* dont stare at the finger...or you will miss alllllll that heavenly glory...
     
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    conor very often has quoted Bruce lee. It's obvious he admired him and has taken great influence from him. As has most people in any form of martial arts.
     
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    True, but certain concepts are.
     
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    Typical lame Conor fan boy thread
     

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