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New scoring system

New scoring criteria. Both fighters start the round with 0. The overall standup striking is worth 2 points for the round. A knock down due to strikes is worth 2 points and can be stacked according to how many knock downs happen in the round. A take down is worth 1 point. Once the fight hits the ground the fighter who does the most damage gets 1 point (it doesn't matter if he is on top or bottom). If a fighter escapes the bottom or sweeps he gets .5 points. There are no extra points for submission attempts. Submission speaks for themselves if they are successful the fight is over. The scores could be shown as the rounds are happening on the Television screen. Also with the scores being added up for each round it would be an overall score for the fight and not so much per round (The higher score wins).

\The FanPosts are solely the subjective opinions of Bloody Elbow readers and do not necessarily reflect the views of Bloody Elbow editors or staff.

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