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post #51 of 58 (permalink) Old 11-20-2009, 09:43 AM
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Exclusive: Karo Parisyan forced to pull out of UFC 106 due to addiction to pain killers

Dana White dropped the bombshell earlier this afternoon via his Twitter account, twelve-time Octagon veteran Karo Parisyan has been cut from the UFC due to his having pulled out of his anticipated UFC 106 welterweight clash with Dustin Hazelett.

According to White, “Pulled out of the fight the day before weigh ins again with a laundry list of excuses!!! Let the press ask karo why! Let him explain.”

Well FiveOuncesofPain.com has had the opportunity to ask why.

Longtime friend and training partner to Karo, along with being the head Jiu-Jitsu instructor down at Xtreme Couture, Neil Melanson recently received Parisyan’s blessing to clear the air regarding the circumstances surrounding his recent withdraw from Saturday evening’s card.

Karo Parisyan has suffered from a brutal battle with an addiction to pain-killers for some time now. The Armenian born Judo specialist was first introduced to the widely addictive drugs following a severe hamstring injury sustained training for a scheduled welterweight title clash with Matt Hughes that never came to fruition. A long series of injuries following the injury that prevented what would have been the biggest fight of his career has created the monster that currently haunts Karo today.

Check back with FiveOuncesofPain.com shortly as we will have a much more expansive explanation of the details surrounding Karo’s removal from UFC 106 as explained through close friend Neil Melanson in the coming hours.
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post #52 of 58 (permalink) Old 11-20-2009, 10:44 AM
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karo needs to have the eminem style pic of himself made outta pills for his promo
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post #53 of 58 (permalink) Old 11-20-2009, 10:55 AM
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We'll just all assume you haven't seen the thread where Karo admits it's because of his addiction...
Yea, whoops. I just read that this morning. All I had seen was the Karo had dropped but it didn't say why. Sorry! I guess it is a rather short jump.

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post #54 of 58 (permalink) Old 11-20-2009, 11:38 AM
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Originally Posted by taz1458 View Post
Interesting. You would think Dana or the UFC would have known about this fine deal. Odd that apparently they didn't.
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Wouldn't you think that the UFC would get that $32,000 fine situation taken care of before they sealed the deal and make the matchup and fight date final? I think there is something else.

At the end of the day no one to blame but himself.....

I dont know where he fights next, or if again...
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This is terrible. I like Karo a lot and I hope he gets back on the track. And whoever thinks Karo is boring should get their eyes checked. One boring fight doesn't make a boring fighter.

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first Sokoudjou....now Karo

the UFC is getting rid of all judokas
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Originally Posted by Sekou View Post
first Sokoudjou....now Karo

the UFC is getting rid of all judokas
They are pretty much getting rid of themselves....
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