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Postby Amazinz » Thu May 10, 2007 9:48 pm

Tavish wrote:
Amazinz wrote:What defense? That sounds pretty unrealistic. You make it sound like boxers are super heroes.


You make it sound like boxers are ballet dancers.

Under MMA rules that sounds spot on.
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Postby Midnight_Toker » Sun May 13, 2007 3:19 pm

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mrider wrote:Boxers would kill MMA or UFC in a fight of their own weight class. Mayweather would for sure take any of those people. His defence would stop any punches and most kicks and as soon as the guy went in for a grapple Mayweather would knock him on his butt.


Boxers have take down defense? News to me.

One dimensional fighters don't make it in MMA. It's been proven time and time and time again.



Agreed, Agreed and Agreed. One dimensional fighters do not make it very long in MMA. While I love boxing and have tremendous respect for their discipline .... boxers are a distinct disadvantage in any MMA fight. a few boxers have tried to fight in Pride (in Japan) and gotten their asses handed to them like that. Not to knock boxing, but to have success in MMA ... you simply have to be trained in more than 1 discipline.
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