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Mir/Nog 2 wins Best Comeback of the Year at MMA Awards

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  1. Starkaine Green Belt

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    This confuses me completely.
    Why would anyone say that Mir/Nog 2 was a better comeback than Okami/Boestch, hell even Kongo/Barry
     
  2. Augustus Caesar Festina Lente Staff Member Senior Moderator

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    The way Frank Mir came back from almost being knocked out to SUBMIT Big Nog was incredible. It is a worthy choice.
     
  3. PRIDEoftheUFC** Red Belt

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    Because he subbed Big F'n Nog.

    Damn you Frank.
     
  4. Anthony7 Brown Belt

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    Wasn't that in 2011?
     
  5. Velasquez FC Sea Level > Altitude

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    Because Kongo Barry won in 2011..

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  6. Lead /Led/ like a long breadstick with glasses Platinum Member

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    I saw Kongo/Barry live and thats utter BS. I don't even think Mir was initially that rocked
     
  7. Starkaine Green Belt

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    Well then i am mistaken on that count (thought it was early 2012) but mir/nog was also 2011
    It just seems like an odd choice when okami/boestch happened
     
  8. Peteyandjia Silent Snow Staff Member Forum Administrator

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    Greatest submission of all time.
     
  9. Workaholic Silver Belt

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    Kongo/Barry wasn't 2012
    And Joe Rogan yelling "OMFG THAT WAS THE GREATEST COMEBACK EVAAAA!!!"
    does not make it so. Mir/Nog was way more impressive than Boetsch/Okami because of how Mir did it. He submitted one of the greatest MMA submission artists of all time while rocked as hell. Boetsch knocked out a guy with average striking after losing a couple rounds
     
  10. Velasquez FC Sea Level > Altitude

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    I think mir should've won the submission of the year instead.
     
  11. Workaholic Silver Belt

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    What was sub of the year?
     
  12. TASTEofmySCYTHE Silver Belt

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    Yeah I have to agree.
     
  13. J Danger Armed with a Mind

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    Good. Mir deserved it
     
  14. CC27 Gold Belt

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    For those who dont know the awards go from Sept 2011 to Sept 2012, its also a fan vote.
     
  15. Rollotomassi Banned Banned

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    Cause moments before submitting an all time great sub master he was out on his feet.
     
  16. Chas Blood Bath and Beyond

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    Mir/Nog was also in 2011.
     
  17. Jesse James Chastity Belt

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    I agree with you....I was amazed....:)
     
  18. Workaholic Silver Belt

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    December 2011 so it counts as 2012 in how the award year works. As much sense as that makes
     
  19. J Danger Armed with a Mind

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    Okami out grappled boetsch for two rounds, and boetsch KO'd him. It was a nice comeback, but nothing compared to Mir being almost KO'd, escaping a sub, and then snapping an mma Bjj legends arm.
     
  20. corrupted Black Belt

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    I don't like Mir.. but it has to be. Especially how he won.
     

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