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will Aldo's chin be able to take more punishment?

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  1. tommy_joe20 White Belt

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    After mendes vs aldo 2, we've seen a major deterioration in their ability to absorb a shot. Everyone knows aldo couldn't take this fight because of the heavy KO, but do you think he can ever recover from it? He should have just taken a step back and recovered but himself/trainer/manager has made him look foolish. As a huge aldo fan I don't think he'll ever be the same ...
     
  2. ThePunisher Forum vigilante

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    I have an analysis for a different body part of his besides his chin.

    I think Conor took his heart.
     
  3. tommy_joe20 White Belt

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    You gotta admit though, after that war it jus seems that both chad and José punch durability are defo on their way out. After tasting the darkness of a knockout punch for the first time you can't just get up and brush it off. Look what happened to chad
     
  4. Wizzlebiz Wizzlebiz is the Wizziest

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    Aldos chin is fine. Probably. Maybe.....

    Let me rephrase. Aldos chin is gone.
     
  5. HHJ Fedor Supremacist Yellow Card

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    Hold on,ill ask him
     
  6. Vikassi Purple Belt

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    I guess Connor just ruins people.
     
  7. Wizzlebiz Wizzlebiz is the Wizziest

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    Losing in 13 secs ruins people. If his chin isnt gone his mind is.
     
  8. linvillegorge Silver Belt

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    No telling. Some guys can get KO'd and keep a great chin. Rampage comes to mind. Other guys just completely lose their ability to take a punch. Chuck comes to mind.

    But I agree with the above poster, the mental hurdle of getting KO'd in 13 seconds may be the tougher one to overcome.
     
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  10. HHJ Fedor Supremacist Yellow Card

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    He said its fine,but only if theres a title on the line.
     
  11. HHJ Fedor Supremacist Yellow Card

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    We'll see. If Bisping can come back and have a career after getting h bombed,i guess anything is possible.
     
  12. TehFlame Purple Belt

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    1 KO doesn't mean you lose your chin, especially if you're still fairly young. He should be fine as long as he didn't rush into training too soon... which he apparently did.... Soo uhm...
     
  13. CJohnny Black Belt

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    Mendes chin was fine until he fought Conor. Then he was done. Losing to Edgar like he did only happens to those who doesn't can't take a hit.
     
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  15. sidecheckkick Double Yellow Card Double Yellow Card

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    Yeah it was a flash KO not a JDS vs Cain 2/3 beating
     
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    RDA got knocked out just as bad by jeremy stephens, he seems to have recovered ok. aldo will have his belt back within a year. he'll get his revenge on conor at bellator 400 in 20 years from now.
     
  17. Face Punch Punch Face

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    One knockout isn't going to take his chin. 1,000 gym wars and then a knockout could do it but we won't know until we see him in the cage again. Don't be so quick to bury these guys.
     
  18. Phronimos The truth don't have to be validated by ignorance.

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    He will be fine if he gives himself enough time to heal properly.
     
  19. Wizzlebiz Wizzlebiz is the Wizziest

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    Well damn. Thats a great fucking point.
     
  20. ThePunisher Forum vigilante

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    Yeah, I guess a person's brain will never truly fully recover after that kind of knockout. The effect may be minimal, or drastic, but there probably will be an effect.
     

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