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 Posted: Tue Feb 13th, 2018 12:33 pm
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srossi wrote: KGB wrote: I just can't get into a "sport" that relies on judges to determine winners and losers. So, ice skating, gymnastics, diving, and pretty much all of "Extreme" sports are non-starters for me.
But that's boxing and MMA too.  Most fights go to a decision.

The attraction to those combat sports is that a knockout/conclusive finish is always possible in every bout, but yes boxing in particular is guilty of figure-skating-esque decisions once those bouts get to the judges.