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True or False: Conor fights any guy on short notice only because he's paid 10+ mil

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  1. John Wick Banned Banned

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    The narrative so far is that Conor is a real fighter because he fights guys anywhere, anytime, at any weight class. That's bull shit and circumstantial in my opinion. I'm sure a lot of guys on the roster if they were on PPV points and get paid 10+ million would be as "tough" as Conor too.
     
  2. Kelman Banned Banned

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    And because it's a huge advantage to come off an intensive championship 8-12 week training camp to face a guy who was sitting in a beanbag eating Cheetos a week earlier.

    Dont listen to the McGoat apologists - the advantage is always with the fully fit fighter in that scenario. Fight camps are very expensive, if a guy could be in optimum shape after a week or two, then fight camps would only be 1-2 weeks, not 8-12.
     
  3. somervillecr THE KING IS BACK

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    Ayyyyy lmao, the Conor haters out in full force tonight.

    Brandao and Brimage were both short notice if I remember correctly and that was well before he was getting paid the millions he is now.

    He also took a bunch of short notice fights in his previous organization. Beat it, nerds.
     
  4. Rubberneck76 Alizée Belt Platinum Member

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    Conor doesn't accept short notice fights, he only accepts change of opponents. There is a huge difference between the two.
     
  5. CJohnny Black Belt

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    Conor said that he doesn't train for specificy opponents because they always pull out of the fights with him.

    So yes, they all duck Conor.

    If there is anything good about Nate is that he won't pussy out and will fight Conor, unlike everyone else.
     
  6. kumitechamp Purple Belt

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    Lots of guys sitting out waiting on title shots. Guys like Jon Jones ducking Chael Sonnen of all people on short notice.
     
  7. RabbitPunches Blue Belt

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    I'd fight anyone for $10 million too, come on
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  8. kumitechamp Purple Belt

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    He has asked to fight on short notice. Not his fault they didnt offer them.
     
  9. BoosieBoo Double Yellow Card Double Yellow Card

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    This.

    This right here. He's never fought on short notice.
     
  10. Jblizzle Red Belt

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    When? he definitely isn't taking a short notice fight at 145
     
  11. kumitechamp Purple Belt

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    He has offered. He moved up in weight and fought. Something your avatar has only said he would do but never did.
     
  12. Danespina Gold Belt

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    He had a lot to lose every single time.
     
  13. BoosieBoo Double Yellow Card Double Yellow Card

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    Don't talk to me nut hugger.
     
  14. KootenayKid Brown Belt

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    Offered to fight Poirier again to save one of the Ireland cards.
     
  15. kumitechamp Purple Belt

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    Offered to fight to make up for Jon Jones getting dropped off UFC 200 because he is a cheat.
     
  16. somervillecr THE KING IS BACK

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    He offered to fight Poirier on the Dublin card. He offered to fight fucking Daniel Cormier when JBJ tested positive.

    inb4 "he only said that to seem brave".

    Beat it, nerds. Conor could do literally anything and you bums would find a way to talk shit about him.
     
  17. twone21 Orange Belt

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    OMG I ACTUALLY AGREE WITH KELMAN ON SOMETHING.
     
  18. kumitechamp Purple Belt

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    Dont want to hear facts I see.
     
  19. Jon Jones gets paid a lot but he had no problem running away from Chael Sonnen of all people.
     
  20. Essie waif Platinum Member

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    Well what difference does it make why he accepts the fight?
     

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