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Old 12-04-2008, 01:45 PM   #1 (permalink)
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Tired of fights going way overtime...

This is the second WEC event that I've missed the main event because the show went way overtime and my Tivo stopped recording at the scheduled time.

I got to see 2 minutes of Torres' fight and I missed the last 4 rounds of Faber vs. Pulver.

This is crazy. Not everyone can make it to a TV at the times of the events, that's where TIVO comes into play. They could at least make sure that the Main event was shown during the time allotted.

OK... I'm done venting.
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Old 12-04-2008, 01:54 PM   #2 (permalink)
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That sucks man- I always go 30+ minutes on live events that aren't UFC just in case.

This card had a lot more talking and interviewing between fights. Even early on I knew it was probably going over.
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Old 12-04-2008, 01:54 PM   #3 (permalink)
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I had the same issue with WEC. I manually set my DVR to record past the scheduled times for WEC events and I haven't missed any of the main events since.
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Old 12-04-2008, 03:03 PM   #4 (permalink)
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Yeah, I've learned my lesson for sure. All mma events will be set to record 15-30 min over scheduled time from now on.
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Old 12-04-2008, 03:08 PM   #5 (permalink)
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crazydave has a little shameless behaviour in the past
I just DVR the next show, Last night I DVR'd the contender too, which followed the event. Sometimes 20 to 30 min even isnt enough to record it all. (1st show Elitexc!!)
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