Originally Posted by County Mike
I felt the same way. Demarquez was supposed to be the top fighter on the American team. He looked OK at best. Nick gave up his back a few times and Demarquez didn't even know what to do with it.
The really funny part is that Dana loved the end of the first round when they just threw random wild swings at each other. I guess it's exciting but it's not good fighting at all.
My biggest surprise this season is how easily all the fighters gas out. No conditioning at all.
He was talking about how dangerous and feared he is on the ground, man...
He had his back several times, and had mount 2 or 3 times, and couldn't put him away. O_o
And me too, about the conditioning, I've only watched a couple episodes this season,
but jeez, you're wanting to compete at a UFC level and you're gassing from a fight like that?
I try to find positives in every fight I watch... but there wasn't much