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post #21 of 22 (permalink) Old 06-24-2011, 02:55 PM
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No point in 5 rounds for non-title. Just add a sudden victory round and be done.
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post #22 of 22 (permalink) Old 06-24-2011, 06:33 PM
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Originally Posted by Liddell67 View Post
If two fighters are headlining an event in a non title fight that means they are (very) popular fighters and hence I can see no problems about a 5 round fight.

the Jon Fitch argument does not hold. A three round fight with him in it is 2 rounds too long!

One springs to mind is the Rampage Evens fight. A 5 rounder would have menat a TKO I think. Lets face it that's what we want to see!
Ummmmm flawed a little here.....Did you not watch Fitch Penn? Do you honestly think Jon wouldn't have finished BJ in a fourth round? More likely that then Rashad Rampage.

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