John Kavanagh to link up with likes of Khabib Nurmagomedov to form new MMA team

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  1. Phillyz

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    Not very smart of Khabib to leave AKA actually it's really dumb but we'll see maybe there's a lot of assumption and BS in this article
     
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    mcgregor is scared of dat sambo champ
     
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    Interesting, so im guessing this gonna be another mma superteam like the blackzillians thats backed by a rich guy
     
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    kenCs Couches, couches, couches which one should I pick? Banned

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    Why would Khabib leave AKA who are probably the best camp in MMA atm.
     
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    Khabib never spent most of his time aka, he split his time from home and aka. Im sure he will still train their to.
     
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    Kavanagh protecting his cash cow from future humiliation.
     
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    Interesting not sure if it's the right move. AKA is a great camp that's obvious ,but hey maybe if John can help develop Khabibs striking the kid would be unstoppable.
     
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    inb4 Conor and Khabib injure each others knees every camp.

    ferreal doe, Conor fortified with Khabibs wrestling? Khabib sharpened with Conor's striking? Their trashtalk elevated further?

    Theyre gonna rule 145 and 155 for a long time.
     
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    lol
     
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    McGregor is ducking Khabib
     
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    A superteam needs a super trainer Kavanagh has produced McGregor but who else? Gunnar Nelson trained with Conor but I think only recently right it's not like he made Gunnar the fighter he is.
    And the rest of mcgregor's team look either ok or is Cathal Pendred.
    is that really enough to base a "superteam" on?

    And still spliting time up is dumb for Khabib and if he takes on some kind of trainer role at that new camp it will take away from his fighting career and preparation it's maybe cool for a life after MMA but it's not a fighter should do unless he has one foot out of the door already
     
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    they're paying for a high level wrestler to get Conor's takedown defense up.

    also getting khabib on their side bc if conor moves up, khabib would most assuredly wrestlefuck him into oblivion
     
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    Getting rolled into KHK MMA by a wealthy Sheikh, according to the article.
     
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    kenCs Couches, couches, couches which one should I pick? Banned

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    Conor is gonna move up to 155 sooner or later. Don't think they'll fight each other if they are in the same camp.
     
  16. Benoitthegr8

    Benoitthegr8 Bum Life Practitioner Platinum Member

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    What would be the camps name?
     
  17. MayhemMonkey

    MayhemMonkey Is it just me, or is it getting crazier out there?

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    so whats happening with SBG? will both teams join together? or will SBG be a seperate entity?
     
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    That's pretty smart actually
     
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    No, you're scared that McGregor wil have a new elite wrestler to train with
     
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    hJK just says that he will continue to coach the two irish fighters at sbg while they will both be under the "umbrella" of KHK. And hes doing a few seminars.

    Sounds more like its some sort of sugar daddy/sponsorship deal from Bahrain with fighters being part of that "group" but continuing in "affiliated" gyms

    So SBG would just be a gym used by KHK. doesnt stop sbg from carrying on and doesnt mean all sbg fighteres would be part of khk
     

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