Scott Coker shouldn't be mixing Kickboxing & MMA in the same event for September.

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  1. Yoville

    Yoville Banned Banned

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    It's a mistake for Bellator to have both Kickboxing & MMA matches at the same event. Most of the Newer MMA fans don't really care for kickboxing or visa versa, Are all the Kickboxing fights 3 rounds without any championship fights?
     
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    PIT FIGHTER YAMMA Pit Fighter

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    There is prob. more crossover between pro wrestling fans and Bellator fans, TBH.
     
  3. Frank23

    Frank23 Enter Sandman Belt Platinum Member

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    I don't like the setup in the arena.

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  4. matt35750

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    I don't agree, K1 did it a few years ago on new years eve and it was exciting to watch. As long as it's done right it will be cool.
     
  5. Edwin

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    Never mind.
     
  6. Baba Ghanoush

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    I wouldn't mind it if they were able to streamline the event a bit more. That mockup photo with a cage and ring looks disjointed as hell. It also looks like it's going to be a viewing nightmare for people actually attending the event.
     
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    I hope they can do something about those who are sitting on the opposite sides of the cage and ring.. other than that, it seems like itll be a fantastic event if nothing fucks up... im watching; thats for damn sure.
     
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    Nieky Holzken is calling out paul daley for that night. that is the best way to do it. have crossovers like that t keep people interested who otherwise might not be
     
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    This, the NYE events where always great.
     
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    Nieky via murder.

    Crossovers are amazingly fun. Dont know how anybody can hate them.
     
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    Torrid Cunning Linguist

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    I don't see the problem with different sports/orgs co-promoting; Glory has always been pretty entertaining. The venue setup looks fucking stupid though.
     
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    Everyone is talking about the ring and cage setup but if you attend live you're looking at the screen 95% of the time anyway
     
  13. beefcake180

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    TS clearly isn't a JMMA fan. Dynamite shows have forever been awesome.

    Not to mention this is mostly to get Glory more exposure since their ratings have been ass.
     
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    K1 did have some good events with both but I don't think Bellator will get the talent level (especially the kickboxers) to be as good.
     
  16. Yodsanan

    Yodsanan K'FESTA.1

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    Main Event will be for the light heavyweight title Cavalari vs. Mwekassa over 5 rounds.

    Rest of the card will be announced this evening at Glory 23.
     
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    Just no.


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    At least one 5 round title fight.
     
  18. Showman

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    Bellator needs to do something to separate themselves from the UFC to be an alternative otherwise it will always look like a lesser version of the UFC.
     
  19. Pliny Pete

    Pliny Pete Puts Butts In Seats

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    I love this event and would definitely be going if I didnt have to be up at 4 am the next morning to start tailgating for a Raiders home game
     
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    If orgs like Bellator want to do this type of thing I don't really care much as I don't really watch all their events unless something peaks my interest. Like Chandler vs Alvarez. Not the Kimbo Slice/Tito fights.

    I don't want to see the UFC ever start doing something like this. Luckily I don't have to worry about something like that.
     

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