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Old 02-26-2007, 05:44 PM   #1 (permalink)
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Mirko's Ground Game?

Does he have one? I watched a bunch of his fights and I don't remember any of them going to the ground. If someone were to bring him down on the ground how will Cro Cop handle it?
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Old 02-26-2007, 05:48 PM   #2 (permalink)
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CroCop can fight on the ground, he just chooses not to. Fedor had him on the ground for a while and CroCop did good.
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Old 02-26-2007, 06:01 PM   #3 (permalink)
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Damn, I couldn't see anyone taking him down.
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Old 02-26-2007, 06:02 PM   #4 (permalink)
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CroCop can fight on the ground, he just chooses not to. Fedor had him on the ground for a while and CroCop did good.
Exactly.....Fedor had Crocop on the ground and couldn't submit him or pound him out so that says something. With that said, Crocop is extremly good at defending when he's on his back but you probably won't see him go for a triangle....Getting him to the ground is also a feat in itself, he's got great take down defense and even when you get him to the ground there isn't much you'll be able to do with it cause his defense is so good....big nog is the only one whos been able to submit him.

Submitting a world class wrestler like randleman also says something as well..
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Old 02-26-2007, 06:03 PM   #5 (permalink)
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Cro Cop works ground game with Werdum...so I think its safe to say he's pretty good on the ground. And if Fedor couldn't submit him, thats saying something as well.
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Old 02-26-2007, 06:20 PM   #6 (permalink)
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Saku took him down, most of that fight was on the ground.Cro cop has good ground and pound. Fantastic fight too, shame it got stopped due to injury, Saku was doing well and the fight was fought in great spirit with the two fighters even laughing together at one point
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Old 02-26-2007, 06:24 PM   #7 (permalink)
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Cro Cop has good ground Defence mainly because his legs are so damn strong. His sprawl is probably the best in the business and I seen him actually TKO a guy off his back with punches, I dont remember who it was but i have never seen anyone else do that.
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Old 02-26-2007, 06:32 PM   #8 (permalink)
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His punches from his back are some of the nastiest Ive ever seen.
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Old 02-27-2007, 12:38 AM   #9 (permalink)
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Fedro took him to ground but could not do any real damage.
his ground game is 10 times better that sylvia.
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Old 02-27-2007, 12:49 AM   #10 (permalink)
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crocop is just good at everything lol
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