How badly would it suck to chip a tooth during a fight?

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  1. 99Silva

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    UniqueSteez Be water my friend. Platinum Member

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    I'm pretty sure Randy Couture broke his tooth in the Machida fight, I think a fighter lost his tooth on TUF nine.
     
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    Worse to fight Jones and lose an eye
     
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    Well that is what dentists are for. I think most adults eventually chip a tooth (or worse) in their life. I don't think it's a big deal. I'd be more worried about the possible brain damage...
     
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    LOL @ "i dont think a chip tooth grows back"


    in the grand scheme, its probably the easiest superficial injury to have. Filing in a chip tooth is like 30 min procedure and painless.

    Stitches, ligament tears, broken bones are all way worse.
     
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    You can just go to the dentist and repair the tooth, or just put in a new one made of titanium.
     
  7. schwe30

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    Slap a crown on it and you're done. Not the worst injury you can get in a fight TBH.
     
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    Jesus H Christ, I hope you're trolling TS.
     
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    I chipped a tooth rolling in Bjj......what was worse was ripping all the skin off my pinky toe where it attaches to my foot 2x!!!

    Stitches there hurt!
     
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    Imagine if a fighter broke a nail. Talk about ouch....:icon_neut
     
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    I'm pretty sure a tooth does grow back actually
     
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    Out of all the possibilities, chipping a tooth wouldn't bother me at all. Vaneers look nicer anyway.
     
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    I wont, a teeth is a teeth
     
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    It doesnt. You can have them fixed pretty easily though
     
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    last Costa fight i'm pretty sure he managed to take off Lorenz Larkin nail with stomps.
     
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    I've chipped a few. Probably happens all the time.
     
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    ouch!
     
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    Anyone reading this post from canada who played hockey growing up are just shaking their head right now.
     

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