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Mendes - lets see Mcgregor go 5 rounds...

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  1. ivory suit Purple Belt

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    seems bitter to me.

    conors been knocking people out left right and centre, why would he want to go 5 rounds?

    I understand as a fight fan, we want to see the best fighters compete and be tested etc, but mendes seems like he's doubting conor even tho he got KOd in 2 rounds

    quote from medes on conor v RDA
    "These gloves are tiny and anything can happen at any time. You just never know. I mean, when you see a guy go five rounds with somebody you can see their full arsenal; you can see their gas tank; you can see their mental state in those championship rounds. Then you can really figure out who's tough and who's not. I'm curious to see it, too."
     
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    It woulda gone 5 rounds if he didn't get his ass knocked out
     
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    Mendes and Aldo are better point fighters - I'll give him that. But Conor does not fight like a manlet. He is fighting to stop the opponent.
     
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  8. scorpipede you do yo thang Baby Smurf

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    I'm interested to see his cardio get tested like that as well.
     
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    Why didn't he just take him five rounds when he had the chance?
     
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    I doubt he can last in a 5 round war after cutting to FW.

    LW is a different story.
     
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  13. Bronson Purple Belt

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    Or you could just finish the fight.
     
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    Same here. That said, Mendes is not the person who should be trying to make that point in regards to Conor, because it makes him sound pretty bitter.
     
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    Yeah, Conor.
    Let's see if you can go 5 rds and let it go to the judges like a man!
    Stop knocking people out, you pussy.
     
  16. scorpipede you do yo thang Baby Smurf

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    agreed. Seems like he can't move on. Although, to be fair, I'm thinking he was asked about him yet again. But again, to be fair, I'm not certain.

    I do agree with Mendes that the championship rounds are the biggest test of a fighters full capabilities.
     
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    Conor is tough enough to get up from a gnp and KO Mendes. He's not making sense.

    Conor only trains, rarely drinks while Faber said Mendes rolled off the couch 2 weeks prior after drinking beer, like it's an excuse.
     
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    Let's see someone survive 5 rounds vs Conor.
     
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    Conor's cardio has not really been tested. I think many of us are just as curious about it.
     
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    funny he doesnt say shit to frankie
     
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