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'One-armed fighter' Nick Newell wins title at Friday's XFC 21

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Nick Newell's latest victory is going to be hard to ignore. The fighter, who's still proving he's far more than MMA's "one-armed fighter," posted his most impressive win to date at Friday's XFC 21 event.

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Post #1   12/8/12 11:14:32AM   

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i give him two thumbs up

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Post #2   12/8/12 11:15:57AM   

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Strange how that arm kind of give hims a strange advantage in some positions its like having a hand hole by your elbow to grab. Inspiring story.

Post #3   12/8/12 11:43:04AM   

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that was a very dominate performance. i cant help but join in the nick newell band wagon. seems like a likeable person, plus he's proved he's got a well rounded game. hope he makes it to the big show one day.

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I was actually lucky enough to watch this live on AXS TV last night. Didn't even realized I had this channel.
Newell looked awesome. He had a nice little exchange with Reynolds, a nice slam and a super tight RNC. (One-handed at that)

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that was impressive..

Post #6   12/8/12 3:05:37PM   

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He can throw some filthy elbows, fun to watch.

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Posted by sbulldavid

Strange how that arm kind of give hims a strange advantage in some positions its like having a hand hole by your elbow to grab. Inspiring story.



LMAO man not having a hand is never an advantage in any situation...

Thats what Bas Rutten said and I would so agree...when discussing this fighter...

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WAR NICK NEWELL

Post #9   12/8/12 11:10:19PM   

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Posted by sbulldavid

Strange how that arm kind of give hims a strange advantage in some positions its like having a hand hole by your elbow to grab. Inspiring story.



i thought the same thing when i seen him fight. he's hardly one-armed, more like one-handed. if you look at his arm it looks like a hook. on the ground it almost give him an advantage.

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Posted by kingsmasher

LMAO man not having a hand is never an advantage in any situation...



You must have never been in handcuffs

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The guy does seem pretty good hope he keeps up the hard work

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