Pick'em Leagues: THE BIG SHOW CASUAL BEST OF THE REST Single Event PvP: FANTASY POOLS Betting Leagues: THE BIG SHOW BEST OF THE REST
  MMA Playground 4.0 is live!     Returning members: check out the patch notes     New members: visit our getting started guide, read the FAQ's and start playing!

Clarification On The Rampage/Sakuraba Story

Print  
Posted By Message

aznteabagger

In Full Mount

aznteabagger Avatar
2

 
 
 


 
 
Posts:699
Career:618-368
Joined:Apr 2007
Chips:
45
Mauro was Pride’s play-by-play announcer for several years and has a strong knowledge of how the company did business, as a result. He said there was a six-month period in Pride where fighters were offered bonuses if they lost via ref stoppage from strikes or a submission. The idea behind the bonus wasn’t to get fighters to take dives, but to entice them not to quit in order to make the fights more dramatic. The clause never served its intended purpose and that was it.


LINK

Post #1   6/21/07 9:27:55AM   

Primo

MMA Regular

Primo Avatar
 
 
 


 
 
Posts:108
Career:20-17
Joined:May 2007
Camp: Team Pride
Chips:
6
How many times has this been discussed?? This news is 2 weeks old.

Post #2   6/21/07 1:22:11PM   

Vietnamese_Guy

Standup Guy

Vietnamese_Guy Avatar
 
 
 


 
 
Posts:262
Career:198-109
Joined:Jan 2007
Camp: Shogun Academy
Chips:
32
no, it is june 21st as of today, its hardly a day old.

Post #3   6/21/07 1:41:59PM   

Primo

MMA Regular

Primo Avatar
 
 
 


 
 
Posts:108
Career:20-17
Joined:May 2007
Camp: Team Pride
Chips:
6
Well it was posted on Sherdog and mmanews.com weeks ago bruh

Post #4   6/21/07 3:11:34PM   

GrandMaster313

In Full Mount

GrandMaster313 Avatar
1
 
 
 


 
 
Posts:708
Career:982-640
Joined:Jun 2007
Chips:
56
old news

Post #5   6/21/07 5:25:30PM   

Primo

MMA Regular

Primo Avatar
 
 
 


 
 
Posts:108
Career:20-17
Joined:May 2007
Camp: Team Pride
Chips:
6

Posted by GrandMaster313

old news



mmhmm

Post #6   6/21/07 7:43:28PM