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Matt Mitrione 8 27.59%
Roy Nelson 21 72.41%
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post #91 of 94 (permalink) Old 12-16-2012, 04:18 PM
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Originally Posted by Tyson Fury View Post
I hope its not lost on anyone that I knew Oldie was joking. Have to be crazy on acid to think it was an early stoppage. I hoped the words and emoticon I used would be enough to show this.

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I was just saying I like oldies sarcasm. Your thumbs up was enough to do the trick, don't worry.

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I was a little confused as to why when Herb was picking up the mouthpiece in the cage he didn't stop it to find out who was missing it.
I think he was trying to get in for a break but never had the opportunity. It kinda seemed like he was about to step in at one point but then Roy threw another punch.

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If there had been a break in the action he would have stopped it, but he saw the writing on the wall. Roy had found his range and realized he had nothing to fear from Meathead's hands and was absorbing the kicks. Once Nelson figures you out, it's pretty much over.
Ya Nelson's confidence built very quickly in that fight. Matt was outclassed in the striking department.

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post #92 of 94 (permalink) Old 12-16-2012, 09:54 PM
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Originally Posted by Toxic View Post
I was a little confused as to why when Herb was picking up the mouthpiece in the cage he didn't stop it to find out who was missing it.
Yah same here. You know he was going to stop it, but he saw that they were in the heat of battle. Multiple times it looked like he wanted to step in. That's a hard one to call. I also noticed that Mitrione was hesitant because he knew he was unguarded. Mentally that makes you freeze and that's it. Not that it made a difference. Nelson is a legitimate fighter. Only been TKOed by Arlovski I think.

Kinda reminds me of the time when Tyson got knocked down by Buster Douglas. He spent at least three seconds trying to put his own mouth piece back in. FAWK! That would be the beginning of his precipitous fall. He was 42:1.

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Vera fell victim to the missing mouthpiece phenomenon vs Shogun too.
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I wonder if that uppercut broke some of Mitrione's teeth without the mouthpiece to protect them.
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