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post #21 of 241 (permalink) Old 10-10-2013, 09:44 PM
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I wasn't pissed he held it long. To me it appeared be looked right at the ref, seen the fight was ending and then cranked it again. That should get him cut imo.

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Good move by the UFC. If it was Palhares' first, second, third, forth, fifth, sixth or seventh warning maybe don't cut him. However, the dude is just an idiot and I'm glad he's gone.

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this is bullshit.

it ain't ballet. ffs.

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On one hand it sucks on the other hand Palhares is going to be an awesome addition to WSOF or Bellator.
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post #25 of 241 (permalink) Old 10-11-2013, 12:27 AM
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this is bullshit.

it ain't ballet. ffs.
Apparently to stupid dana it is, no soccer kicks and no knees on the ground and now no blame on the refs and giving the phantom tappers an even better chance of escaping

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post #26 of 241 (permalink) Old 10-11-2013, 12:28 AM
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He honestly didn't hold it that long. It's the refs job to stop the submission, he failed to do so

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post #27 of 241 (permalink) Old 10-11-2013, 12:55 AM
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Man, that sucks. I would've liked to see what Paul Harris could do in the WW Division. Can't say I'm surprised though.
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post #28 of 241 (permalink) Old 10-11-2013, 02:51 AM
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This is Bullshit , ******* pathetic , Any eccuse the get to cut a guy , they immidiatly take it , so they could bring new guys that so they can pay them less... ******* stupid ..
Fireing someone for beeing to good at his job .... ******* Dana its a hypocritical puppet , he always whines about guys not bringing it , this guy always brought it ffs...
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Paul harris was been handed a ban by one of the commisions while in the UFC for doing this before, so it's not like he didn't know is it. It may not have been long but don't forget it's not like he's not applying pressure. He's top level at this stuff.

Also, don't forget Babalu got cut by the UFC and banned for not letting go of a sub as well, so the precedent was set back then.

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post #30 of 241 (permalink) Old 10-11-2013, 04:30 AM
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The extra crank and lengh he held it was just stupid. Not surprised he's gone.

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