Rich Clementi suffers altitude sickness; loses bout

by Rich Clementi | source: The Underground
 

From: No Love
Posted: 2 minutes ago
Member Since: 1/1/01
Posts: 1021

I just want to apologize for such a shitty performance at King of the Cage last weekend. I went into the fight with a minor sinus infection but had no idea what was in store. The day of the fight I was warming up in the cage for a few minutes felt decent and ready to go. Me and Travis were called in the back to see the doc and I spit up some flem but it was a handful of blood. I thought it was due to my sinus infection and just blew it off. I have never been so CRIPPLED IN A FIGHT in my life! I could not even move in the second round. My chest felt like it was going to explode. I came home Sunday and seen my physician today and he said I had altitude sickness. I have never even heard of this before and had no idea. This was the worst fight of my career and I truly feel embarrassed.

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wmkelleo site profile image  

2/18/10 7:49 PM by wmkelleo

End threadjack.WAR CLEMENTI!!!!

FieryErmine site profile image  

2/18/10 2:30 PM by FieryErmine

Yah, you didn't look yourself, and your opponent was really good. Good luck in your next fight.

John Harris site profile image  

2/18/10 1:57 PM by John Harris

I don't wanna threadjack, but Kette Dornbusch was the fucking man while I was there!  Wow, that was a blast from the past.  He was an upperclassmen in my Freshman squadron.  Cool Campus Rads!  I got into a world of trouble my Freshman year and he always had my back and also had the rest of the ball players in our squadrons back.  We got out of a lot of bullshit being on the football team and it seemed like some of the upperclassmen would have it out for the freshman ball players.  I imagine it's like that at all the service academies. To answer your question.  Yes, I did play with him.  Did I mention, Kette was the fucking MAN!   

John Harris site profile image  

2/18/10 1:51 PM by John Harris

LOL  

Morgz site profile image  

2/18/10 11:53 AM by Morgz

 LOL that worked out pretty funny -- and props for at least being honest. 

Moderator site profile image  

2/18/10 10:50 AM by Moderator

Logan I have no clue of his name just knowing in the smaller shows "no names" fight.Win over a UFC veteran boosts his stock tremendously but I see your point lol.

brune90 site profile image  

2/18/10 10:05 AM by brune90

TTT for healthy no love to kick some arse.

Russell Schenck site profile image  

2/17/10 11:39 PM by Russell Schenck

I could tell something was not right. In the second round when you had his back and you fell taking the back it just did not look like yourself... I told my wife I thought you had the flu or something when I watched the replay..

wmkelleo site profile image  

2/17/10 11:33 PM by wmkelleo

I didn't know you went to Air Force. Did you play ball with Kette Dornbusch?