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post #19 of (permalink) Old 10-18-2008, 07:00 AM
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Originally Posted by silent_nick View Post
If it gets to the 12th round and Roy's won all 12 rounds, Anderson should just MT clinch and knee the **** out of him and take the DQ.
Didn't Genki Sudo pull a flying triangle on someone in a K1 match?

Originally Posted by MLS View Post
Way to many people are thinking of a prime RJJ. RJJ hasn't finished a fight since 2002 when he TKO'ed Clinton Woods and hasn't finished a quality opponent since, well you find one. I'm not saying Anderson would win this but I think it's a lot closer then people think. RJJ still has fast hands (though not what they were) and his reactions are still pretty good but his legs are pretty shot. If Anderson stayed outside (does have a 4-5 inch reach advantage) and kept moving around I could see him doing well. He would have a training camp of a couple months to just work his boxing and I would like to see what he could do.
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