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Old 03-04-2007, 08:26 PM   #21 (permalink)
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Old 03-04-2007, 08:30 PM   #22 (permalink)
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It's encouraging to see Americans becomeing more aware of what really happned with events such as 9/11. It's sickening to think that the US Gov could really do that. I'm sorry
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Old 03-04-2007, 08:44 PM   #24 (permalink)
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wasn't fixed. i think e first punch randy threw basically won him the fight. tim must have been so psychologically ****ed up after being knocked down by the first punch a wrestler threw lol. randy just kept him guessing and ****ed with his head, sylvia lost the will to win.
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MMA fights aren't fixed. Period. Thats a bad thing to say too. It shows disrespect to the fighters, dumbs down MMA to Pro-Wrestling levels, and questions the integrity of the sport.


Every major sport be it boxing, football, baseball, basketball, ect has been fixed at one time or another in hisotry.


Whats makes you think that MMA has never or will never be fixed? Especially now with all of the gambling and hundreds od millions of dollars involved. Don't be so naive.


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Old 03-04-2007, 09:24 PM   #26 (permalink)
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Let's all be thankful that Takada has stopped "Fighting".
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Some interesting(and not) comments, heres a few id like to answer

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If the UFC was the kind of organization that would fix fights like this then what happened to Royce Gracie, Ken Shamrock, Tank, or any of the other fighters they brought back? If the UFC would fix the randy/tim fight they would have fixed the Matt hughes/Royce gracie fight. These type of threads hurt MMA, show major disrespect to the fighters, and make internet forum posters look like a bunch of uneducated fools.
I never said the UFC fixed the fights. These kind of threads hurt mma? major disrespect to fighters? I dont recall ever saying Couture's performance was fixed. And to Tim Sylvia, i said his performance was so lame that it looked like a fixed fight, and i dont think anybody can disagree with that. It's people just accepting everything they see the way its presented that makes people "look like a bunch of uneducated fools"


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Someone as Respectful and Humble as Couture would NEVER go to a fixed fight. Can you honestly believe couture would support that? He loves MMA, and i would bet pretty much anything he would only fight if it was 100% fair.
I agree, if Tim did lay down on purpose, Couture did not know anything about it, he fought at his A game, and could not have done better. He went straight for the KO and i dont think in any way he could get involved in this

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Not this s*it again, sure, all the upsets are actually “fixed” the Apollo moon landings were staged, FDR knew about Pearl Harbor, 911 was an inside job and I once saw a 500 foot tall Elvis in a parallel universe.
Putting stupid theorys with plausible ones doesnt make the latter stupid as well. Get ur facts straight. And im not talking about all the upsets, else i would of mentionned others as well.

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There are many ways to fix a fight, its not a clear " ok Randy, Tim is going to lay down". Pushing away the idea that a fixed fight is plausible just gives more chances that it will happen in the future.

Besides, all i said was Tim's performance was so lame that it looked like a fixed fight
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Let's all be thankful that Takada has stopped "Fighting".

lol, i remember when he got owned by rickson gracie.. and i cant beleive he submitted coleman.
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Old 03-04-2007, 09:30 PM   #29 (permalink)
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The Coleman fight was a work. I'm not even joking either.
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Who ever made this thread is an idiot. This is total disrespect to how hard Couture worked to get ready for this fight. He dominated that fight and your calling him a fake.
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