MMA Affliction Show loses Venue and maybe HDNET

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  1. dengar

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    It looks like they are having a harder time launching this than we first thought.

    It looked promising from the get go a Venue, HDnet, Golden Boy involved and now different pieces are slipping away.

    It will be interesting to see how long they can survive.

    Also Elite has banned Affliction clothing.
     
  2. maks

    maks Bah! t(-_-t)

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  3. HandgunFantasy

    HandgunFantasy My purity you stole.

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    is there a difference between affliction and adrenaline?

    its hard to keep track of this shit already.
     
  4. Trueno

    Trueno Bаnned bу Ѕuреr Μоdеrаtоrs

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    How come Elite have banned Affliction?
     
  5. HandgunFantasy

    HandgunFantasy My purity you stole.

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    same reason they probably dont allow UFC tshirts :dunno:
     
  6. GreatDeceiver

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    Damn, that's shitty. It seems like the opportunities to put on something spectacular are getting more and more narrow for Affliction.
     
  7. dengar

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    Adrenaline is M1

    Affliction is trying to become another fight organization.
     
  8. VanCandy

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    Nooooo. I really wanted to go to that show.
     
  9. HandgunFantasy

    HandgunFantasy My purity you stole.

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    okay so Tim is going to fight for both?

    i cant see both surviving.....
     
  10. dengar

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    M1 doesn't have exclusive contracts.

    Affliction is basically just bringing in people for this fight. Its not making them Affliction fighters.

    I don't know how the contracts work for the M1 guys like Tim and Rothwell in a situation like this.
     
  11. Maestro Nobones

    Maestro Nobones Great Job! - GLAD DADS CREW

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    yeah for a split second I thought I might get to see fedor fight. sucks.
     
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    well that sucks still in for tim and fedor
     
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    Its disappointing that the details of the contract, stipulations, etc cant get figured out not only for us as fans but the fighters as well since there are so many not fighting right now.
     
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    It'll probably happen when nobody cares anymore. :o:o:o
     
  16. EG6

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    Affliction is starting their own MMA show so it only makes sense that UFC and EliteXC ban their fighters from promoting them.
     
  17. dengar

    dengar seans is a afta marchsollwe in his gir! OT Supporter

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    That is basically what is going to happen to the Randy Fedor fight.

    By the time it actually happens either a. No one will care about it anymore or b. Randy will be 50 years old.
     

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