Did the UFC get steal its idea from the movie No Holds Barred ?!

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  1. Coffee79

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    OK, just watching this 1989 deliciously fun crap fest and the main bad guy in the movie, a tv executive, wants to start a

    "Tough Man Contest" which takes place inside an "Octagonal Ring."

    I'm just saying the early days of the UFC seems very similar to the fights and set up in this movie:

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    No, but you stole your shitposting neophyte gimmick from 99Silva.
     
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    Good god, TS has never heard of Bloodsport. Everyone point and laugh, on three.
     
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    Ah yes, Hulk Hogan. A noble champion of Earth.
     
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    Bloodsport is the greatest MMA movie; but I'm talking about the TV angle and the concept of the octagon.
     
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    No and stop making shitty threads
     
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    Everyone knows Kenny Florian came up with the concept.
     
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    Anyone ever watch that mma movie with heath herring?

    They should torture terrorist by making them watch it.
     
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    It's widely known that it came from The Karate Kid.

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    It's funny because the you guys bashing my threads can't help but click on the link and make a comment

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    I like your hustle mr. Coffee.
     
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