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post #1 of 34 (permalink) Old 09-14-2008, 07:23 PM Thread Starter
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Rich Franklin Looks Like Raccoon Following Hamill Fight


Following a hard fought battle with TUF 3 contestant Matt Hamill at UFC 88: Breakthrough in Atlanta, GA last weekend, Rich "Ace" Franklin looked a little more like Ricky Raccoon rather than Ace Ventura following the bout.

Franklin won the fight in the third round with an explosive liver kick that sent Hamill to the canvas in pain and followed that up with a couple shots to the head for good measure.

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Don't remember him getting hit that much....

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post #2 of 34 (permalink) Old 09-14-2008, 07:37 PM
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that's from the silva fight

when silva hits you the effects never diminish
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Well I wonder what Hamill looks like...

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Well I wonder what Hamill looks like...

LOL, just kidding, i like hamill a lot, almost as much as I like rich. too bad someone had to lose in that bout.

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wish hamill would of won
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post #6 of 34 (permalink) Old 09-14-2008, 08:48 PM
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He looks like Roger Huerta in that picture... Or is it just me?

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I loved that finish.

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post #8 of 34 (permalink) Old 09-14-2008, 09:18 PM
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I think Rich just gets damaged easily. It would certainly explain how he looked after the silva fights. I am taking nothing away from the assbeating he took both times but I've seen people take worse and look better.
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post #9 of 34 (permalink) Old 09-14-2008, 09:22 PM
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Haven't you guys been paying attention? Whenever rich has a fight or is even in training for a fight he seems to cop a black eye. I think he had a shiner before he even entered the ring!
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Rich looks like a raccoon going into the fights as well, he bruises easily.
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