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Rick Story helping GSP prepare for Hendricks at Tristar

Discussion in 'UFC Discussion' started by Conduit, Oct 12, 2013.

  1. Conduit Blue Belt

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    http://www.bjpenn.com/rick-story-helping-gsp-prep-for-showdown-with-hendricks/

    “It’s a plus for me,” St-Pierre told the French-Canadian media. “He’s a guy with a similar style to Johny Hendricks. He’s also the last person to beat him. He won by decision. It was a close fight. But he won. He has even trained with him. He can give me some tricks, tell me how he is.”

    This is a very good decision by Firas Zahabi IMO. Also it seems like Story is joining Tristar now?
     
  2. Chramelated The Real Guy, The Best Guy Banned

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    Charlie Brenneman has Story's soul. He sold it though, after 151 was cancelled to pay for his bills.
     
  3. devilfisted Brown Belt

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    Maia squeezed the remainder through his nose.
    I know he has the W over Johnny but I'm not sure what he has to teach him.
     
  5. SUBLIME FAN Black Belt

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    Lol, wouldnt Brenneman not shut up about that?
     
  6. trane Red Belt

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    i wouldn't necessarily call his performance against Hendricks impressive

    but GSP can probably still benefit from training with him
     
  7. Silverstar17 Red Belt

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    He knows Johnny and he is at the very least a great sparring partner to mimic Hendrick
     
  8. bjpenngoat Silver Belt

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    sounds like a cheap way to train for the fight. Getting insider info from a guy you never trained with before seems very desperate. That's like Weidman bringing in Ryo Chonnan to his camp to prepare for Anderson. its ridiculous and desperate.
     
  9. milliniar Who needs a belt?

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    or is rick story at tri star to help Hendricks?
     
  10. kevo1295 Black Belt

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    What is he gonna teach gsp that he doesn't already know?
     
  11. 315MMAFighter MąïȚře Đë Đəğåť§ - Pure Dominican Platinum Member

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    Lol, thats hilarious, Story beat Hendricks!! Thats hilarious too, GSP by beatdown!!
     
  12. Substance Abuse Plutonium Belt Platinum Member

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    Story is underrated around here and got robbed against Pyle.
     
  13. Johntreksmith Purple Belt

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    so he should learn from guys he already knows to learn stuff he already knows?

    kay

    bjpenngoat lol makes sense
     
  14. peterparker66 Black Belt

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    It's post like this that make sherdog a good place to go of you need a laugh
     
  15. JKS 77+&--#rT....

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    Its smart training thats what it is....I dont know what kind of world you live in
     
  16. The Taxman Askren P4P #1

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    Absolutely!!! I said that in a thread and I got flamed hard. I left with about a minute left in the third round to make it to my buddies in time for the PPV and I was amazed when he said Pyle got the nod.
     
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    Come on guys, be nice to the little fella. He thinks Penn is the GOAT, I don't think he has many friends. Just let him have this one
     
  18. Conduit Blue Belt

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    Story is actually a high level fighter. He is aggressive, strong, athletic, great MMA wrestling, hits hard and has an iron jaw. He has just had some bad luck recently.
     
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    bringing in a complete stranger to train for a guy he fought 5 years ago is completely desperate imo, especially when you are considered p4p best fighter on earth. Like I said, did Weidman bring in takase or Ryo before his title fight? its ridiculous.
     
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    I think Story is the better fighter, but he gassed hard, and didn't do anything but lay on Pyle in rounds 2 and 3 while Mike attempted subs and outstruck him off his back. I gave Story a 10-8 first round and thought it was a draw though.
     

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