UFC Saskatoon will not have standard UFC refs

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  1. Malthian

    Malthian Purple Belt

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  2. ggtopdog

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    Go to bed ts you're grasping at straws
     
  3. VroomyJeeps

    VroomyJeeps Brown Belt

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    Canadians are pretty competant, im not worried about it. Im sure they will bring their best refs
     
  4. SuperNerd

    SuperNerd Season Mode.

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    I don't see a problem with this.
     
  5. capnlarge

    capnlarge Silver Belt

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    I suspect Yves Lavigne will be there
     
  6. Moezao

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    Can't be worse than half the current referees
     
  7. trblesome1

    trblesome1 Silver Belt

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    Sounds like he actually is trying to make sure the people judging and reffing are competant, all AC's should do that instead of just throwing random people in there who don't give a fuck about MMA
     
  8. leto1776

    leto1776 Sherdog Wet Shaver Platinum Member

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    Every time I see the words "UFC Saskatoon" I can't help being reminded of "world fucking domination." It's really coming true.
     
  9. Andrew06

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    "major ufc fights" i thought this was for the fight night card
     
  10. toe hold

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    Probably so, and possibly Jerin Valel too.
     
  11. GordaoPreguico

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    Are you worried the canadian niceness will get fights stopped early or something? Its not like the usual stable of refs haven't been on the end of a few questionable stoppages recently.
     
  12. tombombadil

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    All title fights in Herb Dean-less territory from now on, please!
     
  13. Malthian

    Malthian Purple Belt

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    The fights have title contention implications. IE, they matter. I just hate the idea of top 10 fights on national television being potentially marred by dodgy reffing.

    Here's to hoping for guys that don't stop the fights way too early, let the punishment go way too long, or letting guys LnP and Wall and stall for ages.
     
  14. AppliedScience

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    They engaged in some terrible apostrophe abuse.
     
  15. dipstickjimmy

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    As a Canadian perhaps I can put some of your worries to rest. I have it on good authority that the Saskatoon commission has hired 2 lumberjacks, a Mountie, an Eskimoe aka Inuit chief, and 2 former Hockey refs from the East Coast hockey league to take care of business. Don't worry 'eh. Things will work out you hosers! No doot aboot it!
     
  16. SuperNerd

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    Finally some common sense on Sherdog.
     
  17. PRIDEWASBETTER

    PRIDEWASBETTER Whatever it takes Staff Member Senior Moderator

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    All I think of are bar fights.
     
  18. VAfan

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    exactly, that might be an improvement.
     
  19. ineverpost

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    They should hire former fighters only to ref imo.
     
  20. Cygnus-X

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    So your problem here is that there is a commission that actually takes it's job to regulate MMA seriously?
     

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