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post #11 of (permalink) Old 02-09-2013, 09:35 PM
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Originally Posted by Trix View Post
Leading up to Chael's 2nd fight with Anderson Silva, he said he has seen olympic wrestlers mentally break on the mat in training.

I always wondered if he was talking about Hendo.
Possibly. Wrestling is really all it's cracked up to be. When I was in high school, we had football stars who went on to be stars in college try to come in the wrestling room for a workout. I personally saw them break. It was hilarious to me that I was an average high school wrestler, witnessing our biggest stars not be able to handle it... it was that much cooler seeing them go onto what they did. I know thy're different sports... but still.

It may have been hendo, maybe not. Wrestling and MMA seems to attract a lot of people to the mat these days.

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