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RIP Jose Aldo's UFC career by Mark Coleman - Sun, 04 Jun 2017 01:09:28 EST ID:JndLd2XF No.57760 Ignore Report Reply Quick Reply
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Holloway just completely destroyed Aldo. I agreed with Aldo when he got dicked around for a couple years straight instead of getting his rematch against McGregor, but it's pretty clear his posturing and gambits failed in the end. Think he gets cut on Monday? Bellator's been making a small bit of headway on UFC's market share so I'm not sure if Dana will still cut fighters out of spite anymore instead of making them languish through the rest of their contract. Either way, Aldo's never getting another title shot in the UFC after this. Too bad Dana's stuck carrying McGregor's jockstrap so he can get embarrassed by Mayweather for one last huge payday before he retires, because seeing Holloway-McGregor could have been a huge UFC main event.
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Chad Mendes - Thu, 15 Jun 2017 01:28:16 EST ID:Y+M4VC9O No.57774 Ignore Report Quick Reply
>>57760
>Dana is trying to make MayMac (which I HIGHLY doubt will happen)

lol
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CM Punk (Team Asuka) !uhdacqdci6 - Thu, 15 Jun 2017 08:45:45 EST ID:vrEWpBpo No.57776 Ignore Report Quick Reply
>>57774
Yep, I'm eating a lot of crow. I severely underestimated the mainstream interest in it and Showtime's willingness to put enough money forward to make everybody happy.
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Ben Henderson - Thu, 15 Jun 2017 22:03:19 EST ID:Y+M4VC9O No.57778 Ignore Report Quick Reply
>>57776
It's ALL good buddy, I was just checking out this board and it is SLOW. Enjoy the fight brother, even if it is a joke.
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Pat Healy - Sat, 17 Jun 2017 02:07:45 EST ID:XsXt8CHw No.57782 Ignore Report Quick Reply
>>57764
>give him his rematch with Conor.
Unfortunately he lost a lot of his leverage for a rematch. After he lost he was saying that he would fight Connor any time any place.
IIRC someone dropped out of a fight with Connor, they asked him if he wanted the fight. Abet on short notice.
And Mr. 'Any time, any place', said no.
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Yuji Shimada - Sat, 24 Jun 2017 17:14:04 EST ID:VRLuk+B+ No.57793 Ignore Report Quick Reply
>>57772

Bullshit excuse. Every Brazilian is on their death bed before walking to the cage if you believe any of what they say.


Fucking MAY-MAC Aug 26 by CM Punk (Team Asuka) !uhdacqdci6 - Wed, 14 Jun 2017 23:40:05 EST ID:vrEWpBpo No.57773 Ignore Report Reply Quick Reply
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https://www.nytimes.com/2017/06/14/sports/conor-mcgregor-floyd-mayweather-fight.html
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Javier Vazquez - Sun, 18 Jun 2017 00:11:29 EST ID:kjlJmLPJ No.57783 Ignore Report Quick Reply
>boxing is super rigged
>vegas moneylines control the sport
>will be putting a small fortune on mcgraggor
>early retirement
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Donald Cerrone - Sun, 18 Jun 2017 01:13:50 EST ID:SZK+RGMe No.57784 Ignore Report Quick Reply
>>57781
It's okay not to know something.
It looks bad when you pretend to know something and don't.
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Brian Bowles - Sun, 18 Jun 2017 05:50:37 EST ID:JndLd2XF No.57785 Ignore Report Quick Reply
>>57784

the fuck are you even talking about?
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Paulo Filho - Mon, 19 Jun 2017 13:29:39 EST ID:eA49qFgu No.57787 Ignore Report Quick Reply
Conor is gonna get murdered just like tim hague.
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Akira Maeda - Thu, 22 Jun 2017 04:28:26 EST ID:ZNfKMoIM No.57792 Ignore Report Quick Reply
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I would love, and I mean fucking LOVE to see Mayweather have his age catch up with him and at least lose to Mcgregor. That said, it's highly unlikely. You're talking about one of the greatest boxers of all time, vs. a guy who has a small boxing background whose primary skills are in kicking and elbows.

It's a cash grab, they're both millionaires and it's going to be huge because it's never been done in the world of boxing. I'll watch the shit out of it and piss off everyone who hates Mcgregor. That said, he's likely to lose. It's like having a lion against a cheetah in a contest of speed. Sure, one is powerful but obviously the cheetah is going to fucking win because it's a god damn cheetah.

Watching this fight is going to be the same reason I root for the Redsox. It's mainly Irish nationalism coupled with seeing highly unlikely events take place.


Who would win... by Donald Cerrone - Thu, 30 Mar 2017 12:20:55 EST ID:XtJyVSk6 No.57713 Ignore Report Reply Quick Reply
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What if these two had a MMA fight? Which would you bet on to win based only on the pics?

Short hair: 6'0" 180lbs
Long hair: 5'9" 170lbs
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Jonathan Brookins - Sat, 01 Apr 2017 20:34:25 EST ID:LBZ49hbD No.57715 Ignore Report Quick Reply
>>57713
Long hair. He has more spirit and a better core
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Pat Miletich - Mon, 03 Apr 2017 10:30:11 EST ID:T2HznUNm No.57720 Ignore Report Quick Reply
>>57715
How can you judge spirit by pics?
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Maximo Blanco - Mon, 03 Apr 2017 19:46:11 EST ID:LBZ49hbD No.57721 Ignore Report Quick Reply
>>57720
If I explained to you how, you still may not understand. Lets just say it is similar to body language and general expression just more advanced.
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Maximo Blanco - Mon, 03 Apr 2017 19:46:45 EST ID:LBZ49hbD No.57722 Ignore Report Quick Reply
>>57720
I can tell if someone has masturbated recently just by looking at their face.
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Akira Maeda - Thu, 22 Jun 2017 04:22:14 EST ID:ZNfKMoIM No.57791 Ignore Report Quick Reply
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It depends on who can throw their weight behind their punch, who has better cardio, who can avoid getting hit and to what end/martial art either has been trained in.

For instance, if the bigger guy was trained in traditional boxing and the skinnier guy was a muai thai fighter, it's likely it would go to the muai thai fighter due to the fact he knows how to kick. And a proper kick to the ribs from someone at least partially trained in muai thai is fucking painful, lets not forget elbows/knees to the face. The kicks would do in the boxer.
That said, if the boxer knew how to throw his weight and got in at least one clean punch, the smaller guy would obviously go down. Likely KO.

It also depends on whether either of them knew how to fight on the ground. Wrestling or Jiu Jitsu could easily turn the tide of the fight very, very quickly.

If they are both fighting without any formal training whatsoever, it would likely go to the bigger guy. Again, unless one of them knows how to throw a punch it would go to weight.

Knowing how to throw a punch, an actual punch, can make a world of fucking difference in a fight. It's the difference between getting hit with a wooden cane and a baseball bat.


UFC strips Germaine de Randamie of featherweight title for refusing to fight Cris 'Cyborg' Santos by Paulo Filho - Mon, 19 Jun 2017 13:41:52 EST ID:eA49qFgu No.57788 Ignore Report Reply Quick Reply
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http://www.latimes.com/sports/boxing/la-sp-ufc-randamie-cyborg-20170619-story.html

lol. complete bullshit. How long until Dana cuts Mr. McMahon style promos between fights? I'm surprised they didn't put this on TV. The champ shouldn't have to fight a roided up woman if she doesn't want to.

How many times does the UFC put on a title fight where the challenger isn't even the #1 contender? de Randamie vs Megan Anderson would be just as good a match.

Cyborg isn't worth this headache, and the whole featherweight division is a joke.
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Patrick Cote - Tue, 20 Jun 2017 19:11:59 EST ID:JndLd2XF No.57789 Ignore Report Quick Reply
>>57788

Guessing this is going to lead to another fight against Holm, with the winner being sent to slaughter against Cyborg.

Also, UFC matchmaking with zero relation to rankings isn't anything new. In the post-McGregor world of the UFC they'll make whatever matches they think will generate bigger buyrates, regardless of whoever they rank as #1 or #2 on their own damn website.
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Georges St-Pierre - Wed, 21 Jun 2017 09:21:26 EST ID:wAJK7Kco No.57790 Ignore Report Quick Reply
>>57789
>the UFC they'll make whatever matches they think will generate bigger buyrates
including just stripping champions of their belts... mighty mouse is lucky there aren't a couple of big names in his division, i guess.

they can't have it both ways, like "cyborg is the top contender, you have to fight her", when a guy likes chael sonnen gets title fights...


War Machine gets 36 years to life in Christy Mack sexual assault case by Ron Keslar - Mon, 05 Jun 2017 21:26:30 EST ID:FeFxDNRI No.57765 Ignore Report Reply Quick Reply
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A former UFC fighter has gotten a life sentence — with the possibility of parole — in a high-profile sexual assault case in Las Vegas.

War Machine, who competed on The Ultimate Fighter and also fought for Bellator, was sentenced to 36 years to life by a Clark County (Nev.) District Court judge Monday in a sexual assault and kidnapping case involving his ex-girlfriend Christine Mackinday.

War Machine, who was born Jonathan Koppenhaver, was found guilty on 29 of 34 charges in March, including counts for sexual assault and kidnapping. The 35-year-old will be 71 years old by the time he gets the opportunity at parole.

Judge Elissa Cadish told Koppenhaver that she didn’t think he was a “monster,” but a human being with good points and bad points. At trial, Koppenhaver’s defense mentioned issues he had in his youth, notably a hatred toward his mother. Cadish said she wished Koppenhaver had gotten needed help as a child, but still had to face the consequences of his actions as a grown man.

“As an adult, it’s up to you to address the issues that you had and certainly, as you know, it’s not appropriate to take it out on these other people around you,” Cadish said. “It’s not like this case is the first case. … There were many points along the way that should have been red flags that something had to change. I'm just grateful that we don’t have a murder case on our hands.”

Cadish said she still had to rule on a lengthy sentence to “avoid possible danger to future potential victims.”

Mackinday said at trial that Koppenhaver knocked out her teeth, broke her eye socket, fractured her rib and ruptured her liver in a 2014 attack. She said Koppenhaver attempted to rape her at knifepoint, but was unable to do so, and then chopped off her hair. Koppenhaver was also found guilty of battering the man Mackinday was with that night, Corey Thomas.

Mackinday, most known by her porn actress stage name Christy Mack, spoke at the sentencing hearing and said she believes Koppenhaver would kill her when he gets out of jail. Koppenhaver was offered 16 years to life previously and turned it down. Mackinday was not in favor of only 16 years.
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Roy Nelson - Mon, 05 Jun 2017 21:42:01 EST ID:JndLd2XF No.57766 Ignore Report Quick Reply
>>57765

Sounds about right, what a piece of shit. Wouldn't be surprised in the slightest if he takes the coward's way out in prison like his imaginary best friend Aaron Hernandez.
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Cole Konrad - Tue, 06 Jun 2017 14:45:33 EST ID:xZQ0Smk3 No.57769 Ignore Report Quick Reply
>>57766

He tried before, he'll probably fail again
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Tiequan Zhang - Mon, 12 Jun 2017 17:06:43 EST ID:5qMytwEU No.57771 Ignore Report Quick Reply
>“I’m just glad that I’ve finally woken up and seen the truth,” War Machine said. “I really feel like I’d be a good role model and help people wherever I end up.”


Bullshit motherfucker. You're gonna end up like Dahmer, you fucking rat bastard. I'm gonna laugh when they broadcast the images of your disemboweled corpse around the world.


Girlie low blow. by Brian Stann - Wed, 16 Nov 2016 02:15:34 EST ID:ylYa8Aze No.57580 Ignore Report Reply Quick Reply
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Call it what you want. Call it a gash smash, a clam slam, a cunt punt. Will a girl fight ever be stopped for a slot shot?
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Mark Hominick - Tue, 02 May 2017 11:21:09 EST ID:JndLd2XF No.57737 Ignore Report Quick Reply
>>57736

...what is this image
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Rich Franklin - Tue, 16 May 2017 11:26:23 EST ID:GgWsummi No.57744 Ignore Report Quick Reply
I wanna see Joe Rogan's commentary on slow-mo cunt punt noting the power and technique, saying's it is an underutilized area to strike.
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DaMarques Johnson - Sat, 20 May 2017 01:13:55 EST ID:P9H+HbO5 No.57745 Ignore Report Quick Reply
Eventually some bitch will have the 'gamesmanship' to try it
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Frank Shamrock - Tue, 06 Jun 2017 02:25:32 EST ID:VEdB28kW No.57767 Ignore Report Quick Reply
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Holm lands a cunt punt!
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Paulo Filho - Mon, 19 Jun 2017 13:28:53 EST ID:eA49qFgu No.57786 Ignore Report Quick Reply
>>57737
dinner for one


What if WWE purchased or started up a MMA promotion? by Spode !U4fi6zQLyI - Tue, 12 May 2015 02:15:45 EST ID:Lq91nhXH No.56002 Ignore Report Reply Quick Reply
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What would your reaction be?
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E2theC !!u2kH6VnN - Fri, 15 May 2015 15:57:08 EST ID:i3U46kQ6 No.56016 Ignore Report Quick Reply
>>56004
I don't like your wholesale dismissal of wrestling fans, but I agree it would be shit. WWE is kind of terrible. Vince McMahon is a 70 year-old man who still thinks "kiss my ass" matches are genius.
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Patrick Cote - Sat, 16 May 2015 20:37:30 EST ID:tB4g9DZ/ No.56022 Ignore Report Quick Reply
WWE would have purchased PRIDE before it died had Vince McMahon let Shane purchase it and operate it, but Vince has a view of MMA akin to a concerned mother in 1996 watching the evening news hitpiece on the UFC. After all, those two US Pride shows were virtually auditions for an American company like WWE to save them from the impending bankruptcy that the Yakuza scandal started. Other than PRIDE I don't really see any other promotion being worthy of purchase since Bellator is deep in Spike/Viacom's pockets, WSOF is in NBC's pockets and Elite-XC was in CBS' pockets before they folded. I especially don't see them being able to create a MMA promotion coming even close to competing with the UFC, let alone Bellator or WSOF either.

>>56016

He shitposts throughout the site, and that includes /wooo/ as well. He's like a self-hating wrestling fan in addition to being a shitposting ass. I'd suggest you don't consider his rambling to hold too much weight since he's on the fast track to getting banned once the mods catch on to his tired shtick.
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Michael Schiavello - Fri, 02 Jun 2017 18:58:03 EST ID:8byxVZkd No.57759 Ignore Report Quick Reply
they probably already have mma gyms and crossfit parlours
I mean, they have a publishing company
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Mark Coleman - Sun, 04 Jun 2017 01:14:48 EST ID:JndLd2XF No.57761 Ignore Report Quick Reply
>>56016

If it makes you feel any better he's a known pedophile on here that for some reason still uses his tainted tripcode everywhere except on /wooo/, so him deriding a fanbase of a TV show is trite when he talked about on here beating off to his little sister and her friends.
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C-Higgy !lfsExjBfzE - Mon, 05 Jun 2017 10:51:26 EST ID:hqx9s+qu No.57763 Ignore Report Quick Reply
I doubt it. They already failed to get into bodybuilding and football and they'd probably fail just as bad getting into MMA.

>>57759
and a movie studio.


Advanced Discussion of Psychic Warfare Please by Black Hole Son - Sun, 21 May 2017 12:51:35 EST ID:kFWfnro5 No.57748 Ignore Report Reply Quick Reply
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Anyone feel like going in-depth about chi and it's use in psychic warfare? Particularly for a pacifist who's being forced into mental kung-fu with my family of psychics.
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Cain Velasquez - Mon, 22 May 2017 10:28:29 EST ID:FZlZLers No.57750 Ignore Report Quick Reply
http://www.devserenity.com/books/Psychic%20Self-Defense.pdf
https://www.scribd.com/document/251389585/Koichi-Tohei-Ki-in-Daily-Life
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Martin Kampmann - Sun, 28 May 2017 03:55:01 EST ID:Af3B9fmB No.57755 Ignore Report Quick Reply
>>57748
http://www.cci.health.wa.gov.au/docs/Psychosis%20Manual.pdf
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Black Hole Son - Thu, 01 Jun 2017 18:12:46 EST ID:kFWfnro5 No.57758 Ignore Report Quick Reply
>>57755
You're simply hysterical...


Dana White's Tuesday Fights by Royce Gracie - Tue, 23 May 2017 07:13:24 EST ID:JndLd2XF No.57751 Ignore Report Reply Quick Reply
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This board is deader than disco but since this is 2 months away maybe people will see this by then. Anyways, the UFC is going to start a weekly TV show of live fights between guys on the verge of being cut for multiple consecutive losses, guys that were being squeezed out of their third guaranteed yearly fight on PPV and Fox cards, and I guess guys that haven't gotten a multi-fight contract from UFC yet. Mite be cool. The catch is that it'll be broadcast on Fight Pass, though, and I dunno anyone that's ever subscribed to Fight Pass.
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C-Higgy !lfsExjBfzE - Tue, 23 May 2017 19:57:44 EST ID:lNzkbbqm No.57752 Ignore Report Quick Reply
>>57751
I'm sure we'll find a way to stream it in /mma/tube.
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Kazuyuki Fujita - Wed, 24 May 2017 14:52:31 EST ID:AHELRd32 No.57753 Ignore Report Quick Reply
A bunch of loser leaves town fights might be cool
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Mike Russow - Sun, 28 May 2017 00:28:24 EST ID:R6sQBghR No.57754 Ignore Report Quick Reply
>>57751
Fighting for their livelihoods? Sounds good to me.


Male vs. Female by Chris Leben - Wed, 03 May 2017 00:45:24 EST ID:Ylp/6eOe No.57738 Ignore Report Reply Quick Reply
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Would McGregor vs Rousey or Holm draw? Would it be more "fair" if Connor went down to feather weight? Why is this not a thing?
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Tim Kennedy - Wed, 10 May 2017 20:54:29 EST ID:JndLd2XF No.57739 Ignore Report Quick Reply
>>57738

If it happened it would draw for the freakshow/trainwreck aspect of it. UFC would be murdered by the press for it and would lose sponsorships over it, though. No state athletic comission would ever sanction it, either, so they would have to hold it on International Waters or on some Caribbean island. Or in Japan, because Japan is fucking wacky as shit.
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Rich Franklin - Tue, 16 May 2017 11:18:26 EST ID:GgWsummi No.57742 Ignore Report Quick Reply
>>57738
I wanna see cris cyborg vs mcgregor lel
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Big John McCarthy - Mon, 22 May 2017 08:46:46 EST ID:Ylp/6eOe No.57749 Ignore Report Quick Reply
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>>57739
But think of the money!


Chinese Martial Arts by Ross Pearson - Sat, 06 Dec 2014 22:15:41 EST ID:KbFo5A51 No.54759 Ignore Report Reply Quick Reply
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Hi guys. This isn't strictly MMA related, but do we have any experienced CMA guys on here? I've been doing Tai Chi for a few years and love it, I love doing the forms and the push hands and everything.
To make it more MMA related, why do you think we don't see more Sanda champions in UFC?
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Yoshihiro Akiyama - Mon, 13 Apr 2015 03:34:39 EST ID:arpZe4yP No.55645 Ignore Report Quick Reply
I took gymnastics style kung fu for like 8 years.
I can definitely fight, if I have a sword or knife.
But hand to hand not so much.
CMA you should take if you want to use a sword, or ninjutsu or kendo.
Otherwise waste of time
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sleek69 - Sat, 07 Jan 2017 15:37:36 EST ID:GVaXXKWK No.57641 Ignore Report Quick Reply
>>54759
yes, Chen style for many years.
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Lyle Beerbohm - Tue, 10 Jan 2017 05:48:47 EST ID:bUK8sMy+ No.57642 Ignore Report Quick Reply
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>>54759
>do we have any experienced CMA guys on here
I am experienced CIMA guy
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Tim Kennedy - Sat, 20 May 2017 06:34:44 EST ID:hFfjcFsN No.57747 Ignore Report Quick Reply
Pretty sure the Chinese just said fuck it and made gun powder and rockets. I could be wrong but that is rare.

I dunno about Japan. Heard they only came up with panties, fat people, and tentacles for their fighting displays.
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Giant Silva - Sun, 11 Jun 2017 02:03:12 EST ID:Af3B9fmB No.57770 Ignore Report Quick Reply
>>54856
...Did you really just link to fucking Jake Mace as an example of 'real' Kung Fu?


No contact by Aaron Simpson - Sat, 13 May 2017 16:59:48 EST ID:t8lrHORL No.57740 Ignore Report Reply Quick Reply
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Looking for martial arts based on no contact dodging/parrying
Or any that encourages it.
Clips and gifs would be nice.
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Mark Kerr - Mon, 15 May 2017 08:46:08 EST ID:x6FVDywF No.57741 Ignore Report Quick Reply
>>57740
Capoeira, Uprocking, Aikido and White Crane kung fu.
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DaMarques Johnson - Sat, 20 May 2017 01:15:22 EST ID:P9H+HbO5 No.57746 Ignore Report Quick Reply
Yellow Bamboo is all you need, accept no substitutes


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