Michael Page ‘annoyed’ after KO loss at Bellator 221

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  1. Wild

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  3. sparkuri

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    Usually after a KO that humiliating, the bounce back makes a boring fighter.
    That would be a shame in MVP's case.
     
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    "If I could lose to anybody, I'm glad it was him. He's an amazing martial artist and person." Nice speech.
     
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    Great interview, Venom was very self analytical here and aware of the mistake he made. That is a major strength he has - being honest with himself and accepting his defeat and understanding what he did wrong.

    This is one of those losses needed in a fighters career to put things into perspective, I can only imagine this will only make Venom more dangerous and a better fighter going forward.
     
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    He’s handled this loss like a class act.
     
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    Yee they become gun-shy and can never pull the trigger like they used to...

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    I don’t think MVP knows how to be boring. I think he may work on his defense, but I don’t think he will become gun shy.
     
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  9. jason73

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    i hope to see MVP get flatlined by anyone with a full well rounded game for years to come
     
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    He can be very boring if his opponent doesn't wamt to pay his game. His fight with Rickles was painfully boring iirc. Same with Gonzalez.
     
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    I didn't think Rickles was boring, I saw it as a display...it certainly wasn't an "engaged" contest.
    And agree on Gonzalez.
     
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    MVP is an attribute-based fighter. This was going to eventually happen, as it does to anyone flashy. Die by the sword. The next fight will be the second act of MVP's career. I tend to doubt he has "basics". He relies on movement and speed.
     
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