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Dana White: Herb Dean did horrible job

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  1. ekowal69 Banned Banned

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  2. loisestrad Gold Belt Platinum Member

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    Video isn't available in my country.

    Cliffs?
     
  3. Was Exiled Brown Belt

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    I honestly think Herb is one of the worst refs there is. Hesitation, early stoppages - he has it all.


    also cant watch in my country, cliffs?
     
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    should have deducted a point from jj
     
  5. dickcheney Gold Belt

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    What were his complaints? I can't watch the video
     
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    He did a good job avoiding Cormier's illegal strikes at the end.
     
  7. Arm Barbarian Titanium Belt Platinum Member

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    Dana says that Herb did a horrible job in the fifth round because he let Jones and DC virtually remain in a clinch up against the fence for the entire round.

    He probably could have separated them once or twice to get the action moving.
     
  8. uppercutbus Silver Belt

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    I don't know what the complaints are?

    Getting clipped by Cormier whilst Dana hoping he'd get KTFO?

    Anyone?
     
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    I can't watch but I thought that Herb should've stopped that shit clinch stalling on the 5th. I mean, literally the entire round was on the clinch
     
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    I am usually critical of Herb and think he is the most overrated ref but I thought he did a fine job this time.
     
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    I think his rep is built largely off Dana and Rogan saying he's great.
     
  12. Was Exiled Brown Belt

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    Exactly, free Rosenthal imo he was the best.
     
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    All he said was "they went at it, the first bell to the fourth bell. Herb Dean, you know I was talking about him, he is my favorite referee. I think he did a horrible job in the fifth round. He let them clinch literally for five minutes but other than that it was an amazing fight."
     
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    I second that - Rosenthal was/is great!
     
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    I don't like when the ref stand people up or seperate them in the clinch at all so I'm fine with it.
     
  16. Ruprecht Hands Of The Judges Staff Member Senior Moderator

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    Don't see the issue. As long as DC kept coming forward the fight was always going to end up in the clinch, and DC had to keep coming forward to have a chance.
     
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    He was just referring to the fifth round, says he allowed them to clinch for 5 minutes. That was his only complaint.
     
  18. BVG Double Yellow Card Double Yellow Card

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    I guess I could agree with that.
     
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    That last round was a stinker. Herb dropped the ball
     
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    A great felon.
     

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