Rory’s nose is broke again

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  1. podsox

    podsox Silver Belt

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    As awesome as the Rory-Robbie fight was it sucks that it has kind of derailed his career.
     
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    He better take care of that nose and not going full Rich Franklin way...
     
  3. My2Cents

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    Teh moose jab does horrible damage
     
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    People are gonna start targetting his nose like crazy

    Just retire dude, it's not worth the permanent damage.
     
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    I called the nose damage as soon as he took the fight vs Mousasi.

    That jab would KO Anderson Silva, Rory's nose was no match as predicted.
     
  7. DonCarlos

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    Robbie broke it permanently.
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    It was pretty obvious in the fight with Moose this was the case.
     
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    Not an unforeseen outcome.

    Mousasi is known for jabbing the fuck out of his opponents. Rory's nose was fucked from the start.

    I hope he can make the fight against Fitch.
     
  10. Maga

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    Yes he did.... Robby wrecked his nose soooooo bad. The time that took to heal was months and months. I doubt it ever stopped being tender when sparring and has been an obvious problem ever since.
    I could only imagine the mental breakdown when it gets smashed again and again, you can see the fight leave his body whenever it's got again.
     
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    Robbie smashed his face and essentially ruined his career. Really sucks for Rory. The Moose fight was a fucking stupid move, though. Jon Fitch would've at least been 1 fight that takes it easy on his nose.
     
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    Torrid Cunning Linguist

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    and this guy managed to convince the Bellator brass that he just had to be included in the tournament - not just fighting the winner.

    I'm sorry, but the hubris on this guy is super irritating. You have to respect a guy wanting to compete and challenge himself, but expecting to go against Moose, then back into the tournament (albeit against a grappler like Fitch) is just ridiculous.

    Should have been one or the other - challenge Moose and then fight the winner of the tournament, or just compete in the tournament brackets. Tournaments are enough of a nightmare to put on, especially in a sport like MMA - no need to over complicate it.
     
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    Remember when Rogan used to proclaim Rory the Future of MMA, The next-level new generation, more potential than GSP, the future GOAT due to his having trained all MMA disciplines from the start of his combat sports training?
     
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    Whose exactly surprised by this?
     
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    He should just go without a nose for a while like Michael Jackson did.
     
  16. podsox

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    I don’t think joe was that wrong. Rory’s nose collapsing in a title fight where he was up on the cards going to the 5th rd. He hasn’t been the same since
     
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    So he's going to miss the ww tournament right? Or is his fight just not going to be for 6 months
     
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    They're planning his match for February.
     
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    ...and in the end he tapped to hellbows in 2nd round.Mousasi, again, in his prime and gets better and better.On weigh ins, knew rory was f %#ked- Mousasi looked cage ready at 184.6 lbs and scary.Rory will have little problem with Fitch - like to see re-match with Lima or mvp in final(if that's possible).
     
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    I'd like to break the nose of his idiot manager who greenlighted him to fight Mousasi. He should take care of his fucking fighter.
     
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