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How did Wanderlei continue his fighting career after getting a nose job?

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  1. Alanf7

    Alanf7 Black Belt

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    Thought you couldn't fight anymore after a nose job .Wouldn't it break much easier and stuff? Never happend. Ircc Shane Mosley and Oscar de la Hoya did the same thing.

    I'm getting a septhoplasty next month, got hit hard by a straight shot and can't properly breath out of my left nose anymore. Anyone knows how long it will take untill i can spar again?
     
  2. Which Doctor

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    Not very well. Pre-nose job snorkel treadmill Wandy was an animal.
     
  3. KYS

    KYS Silver Belt Banned

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    No clue lol.

    I wish you good luck with the surgery, bro.
     
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    Pride never dies.
     
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    Good luck, and a very nice sneaky way of getting your nose job story into the heavies by mentioning fighters who have also gotten nose jobs.
     
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    In before PVZ comparison ...
     
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  7. Clocop

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    Some fighters should get some of that silicone implanted around their chin
     
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    I had my nose broken maybe 10 times in my life, first time via a headbutt aged 15, after that all street fights, then final one was in an mma fight aged about 30 yo (head movement was never my strong point :confused:) and was getting sick of the difficulty I had breathing through it especially trying to sleep at night so opted for the nose job a few years back. Doc straightened it up fairly well though not quite perfect but the main thing is I can breathe pretty good through it now. It does feel vulnerable though and I'll be damned if I let someone bop me on the bugle again :D
     
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  9. reddhelium

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    lots of fighters get a broken nose during fights. do you think all of them had to retire afterwards?
     
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    Poirierfan Yellow Card Yellow Card

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    You have 2 noses?
     
  11. Azderiel

    Azderiel Purple Belt

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    Avoid being punched in the face. Sorry, only pointer I can give.
     
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    never been hit in the nose but damn that must suck
     
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    dmwalking Sapateiro Belt

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    I'm pretty sure he got like a facelift and scar tissue removal. I don't recall him getting a nose job. I could be wrong. But maybe his surgeon is just better than yours.
     
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  14. Alanf7

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    He defo got one, look at it
     
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    I don’t think you need to tell us about the lack of head movement...

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  17. Yari

    Yari ななせまる

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    How did Miesha Tate continue her fighting career after getting a boob job?
     
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    Well some people actually seem to enjoy getting punched in the face ya know
     
  19. gono btw

    gono btw Rounds...

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    IIRC, during his UFC run, he said that he did a special surgery that helped him breath much better...
     
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    Hespectfully Black Belt Platinum Member

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    Yah i had septoplasty for deviated septum. Doc recommended 2 weeks until I could roll again. Striking will probably be more. Be warned, that shit will be sensitive as hell for a long time, and it takes a while to build up your confidence again. I was really worried about getting accidentally headbutted or kneed, and I favored it a lot while rolling.
     
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