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post #44 of (permalink) Old 04-05-2013, 11:06 AM
Jesy Blue
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Originally Posted by DanTheJu View Post
The problem with this is you are waiting to the last minute to clear or more importantly NOT CLEAR a fighter in your main event. If the day before the doctor says "No go" what then, always have a fighter on stand by just hoping to get in the fight?
they used to do that back in the day, like 5-6 years ago; back up fighters keeping weight cut until they get the call, up to 45 minutes before weigh ins.

i think the sport has become too elite to make that viable now.


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