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Has anyone ever outstruck Conor McGregor ?

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  1. Psychedelic Silver Belt

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    To help illustrate how phenomenal Conor McGregor's striking is : has he been ever outstruck ?

    The only difficulties he encountered early in his career, and to an extent with Chad Mendes, pertained to the ground game.

    Standing up, he wrecked every single opponent of his.

    #respect
     
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    Porier technically did but point acknowledged
     
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    Aldo made him bleed with his first hit.
     
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    Only briefly, by lightning, conor got cracked a few times but ended up winning in the first round
     
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    Yeah i'll bump this one come March 6th.

    RDA will outstrike Mcgregor.
     
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    Poirier outsruck him by 1 sig strike :D

    And i believe he could have stopped hype train right there if he wasn't so emotional
     
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    Dustin got KO'd striking.. Wouldn't say he outstruck Conor.
     
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    Brimage outstruck him for a good part of their short fight. i don't think Conor landed anything before the first left uppercut that rocked Brimage. before that Brimage landed some good counter punches on Conor they just didn't phase Conor.
     
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    A mirror came closest to dethroning him.
     
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    Saying that Poirier or someone else outstruck him is like saying Brock outstruck and outwrestled Cain. But I guess that is closest thing...
     
  12. teamfox223 Brown Belt

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    No one has and I doubt anyone will in a long time until his chin disappears.

    Conor is a pressure fighter who moves forward and throw high volumes of strikes with high accuracy, power and variation. To beat Conor you need to wall and stall him slow him down, clinch fighting with short strikes and mix it wilh take downs. But is hard and almost impossible to break Conor mentally unlike Pettis.
     
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  13. FlyingKimurabar Silver Belt

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    No, but he hasn't faced many good strikers either. Just Aldo and Mendes.
     
  14. CPH Let's party

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    He got outstruck plenty in the boxing gym, which is why he turned to plumbing.

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    reopened mendes cut
     
  16. Head Clean Off Blue Belt Double Yellow Card

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    uhm holloway
     
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    Poirier, Holloway and Siver are all good strikers. Mendes is very good and Aldo is great.
     
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    Another one gotten too.

    Get off RDA nuts
     
  19. Head Clean Off Blue Belt Double Yellow Card

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    lol are you serious? someone please post a gif of rda flurry against cerrone, it looked amateur
     
  20. Psychedelic Silver Belt

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    Conor besmirched Poirier in 1 round and people are saying he outstruck Conor ?

    Those are either trolls or complete fucking retards.
     
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