Blatant punching directly to the back of the head. He does it in just about every fight and never gets called on it; it was particularly blatant against the Judoka he fought in Yarennoka.Quote:
Originally Posted by UpaLumpa
I really want to like Aoki; his guard work is fucking awesome. He makes it hard, though.
Wow, no there's more drama...it seems like Aoki has got some type o injury and MAYBE won't be able to fight on the next round...making possible for JZ to take his place?
Not entirely clear what the rules are in DREAM, but in Shooto the back of the head is a legal target, it's just the actual spine that's off limits.Quote:
Originally Posted by fatherdog
pretty sure they play the same way in dream, aoki said he wanted to punish the back of his head for the back of the neck shots in the fight before, so im assuming it was legal, also that delariva with upkicks was sick.
Thank you for my new avatar.Quote:
Originally Posted by nightowl
Dammit, where the hell is Gomi?
Yeah...I was forgetting about the Fireball Kid...where the heck is that guy? Is he pulling a Fedor on us? :sad11:Quote:
Originally Posted by Hui_Xiu
I swear to god, he better not. I've never seen a pro fighter with a body type and fighting style more similar to mine. It gives me a good example.
After a shot to the goods that would have made a swedish mma fighter proud Sakuraba's choke at the end was in fucking tight and quick, looked like a crossface/neck crank --> rnc, choked the other guy out, he was a sportsman though, and held his head up