Don't forget. Fights start STANDING UP! #ConorKhabib

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  1. Gladiator24 Green Belt

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    As soon as the bell rings, it's advantage Conor straight away. All fights start standing up, the owness is on Khabib to take it to the ground, he's the one who has to do extra work just to get the fight to his advantage.

    Fights don't start on the ground, remember that Khabib fans.
     
  2. Only Here for Attachments Stipe Justice Warrior

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    Thanks, I'd forgotten.
     
  3. SirKratos Silver Belt

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    Good thing he's good at takedowns
     
  4. Jordan3399 Brown Belt

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    Wtf? nobody told me that? Does Khabib no yet?
     
  5. Jordan3399 Brown Belt

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    If only there was some way for Khabib to get the fight to the ground
     
  6. That209 Gold Belt

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    Don’t forget. Khabib has to get Conor to the fence to get him down. He’s gonna have to set it up with strikes like he always does.
     
  7. PEDS Help me Post Silver Belt

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    I think you mean "onus."

    As in:

    "The onus is on you to not sound like an illiterate retard."
     
  8. Final Say So Icey Belt

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  9. Ananth Purple Belt

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    The fight ends with Conor on his ass though.
     
  10. loisestrad Gold Belt Platinum Member

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    Should fights be starting on the ground? This is a serious question, cuz why not? Let's have every second fight start on the ground.

    I know the immediate response would be something like: "but who's gonna start on top then?" Well, no one. They're gonna start laying down, on the side, facing each other. And they're not allowed to be standing up for 30 seconds.
     
  11. Jordan3399 Brown Belt

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    Here's a news flash. It's really difficult to stand up and throw punches with a 180 pound angry Russian on top of you punching you in the face.
     
  12. TinkleMan Banned Banned

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    That's a relief for a second i thought the fight started in the 69 position
     
  13. Unheralded Truth Purple Belt

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    Don't forget, taking Conor down is not that hard for experienced wrestlers.
     
  14. Harmonica Strong, silent type

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  15. MikalP Brown Belt

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    Conor has lost more fights that start on the feet than Khabib. Khabib better striker confirmed
     
  16. Sansnom Banned Banned

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    I'm not sure if he "no" yet. But i'm sure he knows.
     
  17. moreorless87 Straba

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    There could perhaps be an argument that fights should restart in the position the previous round ended in.
     
  18. kalabula Red Belt

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    Conor showed awful TDD against Mendes. I hope it's gotten a lot better since then. I'll be rooting for Conor but damn sure wouldn't bet on him.
     
  19. MISTER TORGUE FLEXINGTON!

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    Khabib has an excellent single leg
     
  20. Ares Black Asteroid Belt

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    Infinitely more fights.
     

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