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Old 09-24-08, 01:51 PM
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There is another aspect to the mental game. When there is someone just a little bit ahead of you they are the rabbit; it helps to have a rabbit. So by marking somebody, you explicitly don't provide that rabbit.

An attack by Levi at that point could have backfired by giving Sastre somebody to chase. While it might be ok if Levi could explosively drop Sastre, we are talking about Levi. (Note: I am a huge Levi fan, but we have to be realistic.)
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