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Crushing KO Keeps Fedor On His Throne

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For three minutes, Andrei Arlovski appeared that he had finally cracked the code to the world's greatest heavyweight. In the end, he only found a chink in Fedor Emelianenko's armor, not a way to pierce his heart.

Arlovski had the reach advantage in this fight. He had the speed advantage. He was elusive. And true to the pre-fight words of his boxing trainer, Freddie Roach, he appeared to have Fedor frustrated, something rarely seen in the Russian's demeanor.

There was even a trickle of blood flowing from Fedor's nose.



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Post #1   1/25/09 1:32:58AM   

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Why a flying knee??? at that point in the fight???

AA was impressive until that error tho.

Post #2   1/25/09 12:10:34PM   

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Posted by ziegler3334

Why a flying knee??? at that point in the fight???

AA was impressive until that error tho.



It was a pretty aggressive move, but a push kick into the ropes followed by a flying knee is not that uncommon really. He, I, and most of the people watching thought that he had Fedor hurt. He may have, or maybe Fedor tried a little rope-a-dope against the superior boxer.

Andrei Arlovski was about as impressive as someone can be getting KTFO in 3 min.

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John Hackleman was completely correct Fedor by over hand right.

Post #4   1/25/09 3:25:41PM   

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Posted by sparky

John Hackleman was completely correct Fedor by over hand right.



Lol beautiful.

Post #5   1/25/09 5:19:43PM   

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Andrei Arlovski was about as impressive as someone can be getting KTFO in 3 min.


Great line

Post #6   1/25/09 8:56:32PM