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Old 09-09-2012, 05:46 PM   #1561
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Cormier is only 5'11 with a 71 inch reach, but it hasn't been a problem for him yet.
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Old 09-11-2012, 05:22 PM   #1562
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Aldo out with injury
Rampage out with elbow injury

ufc 153 loses its main event and co main event in the same day


the injury curse continues... damn man ....

wtf, they're both training in the same camp too. worst year ever for ufc under DW?
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Old 09-11-2012, 09:30 PM   #1563
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korean zombie vs frankie
If they want to keep the card alive, that's the only matchup that could save it. I'm a fan of both and would hate to see either lose but it would be a lot of fun.
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Old 09-11-2012, 11:22 PM   #1564
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If they want to keep the card alive, that's the only matchup that could save it. I'm a fan of both and would hate to see either lose but it would be a lot of fun.
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Old 09-11-2012, 11:58 PM   #1565
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That matchup would be nice to see, but I think that Sonnen's wrestling would be too much for Wand...
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Old 09-12-2012, 09:41 PM   #1566
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I hate silva's btchass. Jon Jones all day.
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Old 09-12-2012, 10:32 PM   #1567
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Really??? What purpose does that serve?
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Old 09-12-2012, 10:47 PM   #1568
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ufc 153

anderson silva is fighting stephan bonnar at 153
glover vs fabio maldonadao

imagine if silva loses
I would love to see Silva lose just to throw everything into chaos. I like Silva but that would be too funny.
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Old 09-12-2012, 10:51 PM   #1569
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I would love to see Silva lose just to throw everything into chaos. I like Silva but that would be too funny.

Exactly what I was thinking

Dana White would grow a full head of hair just so he could pull it all out if Silva lost a random meaningless fight. Esp with him completely banking on this GSP/Silva superfight next year to save the company after this horrible year
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Old 09-12-2012, 11:13 PM   #1570
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I hate silva's btchass. Jon Jones all day.
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Old 09-13-2012, 02:37 AM   #1571
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ufc 153

anderson silva is fighting stephan bonnar at 153
glover vs fabio maldonadao

imagine if silva loses



The UFC and Dana White are really losing it lately. I realize they can't do anything about injuries, but making a fight like Silva vs. Bonner is laughable, and the Athletic Commission shouldn't even allow it.
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Old 09-13-2012, 03:53 AM   #1572
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other than GSP - condit, i have no idea if there's a single champion vs. challenger or contender vs. contender match with the slightest bit of relevancy going on in the next six months.

dana white is a black belt at something. at this point i'd pay money to see him get his ass kicked over seeing most of the mediocre cards he's trying to peddle... pre-injury or post-injury, no matter.
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Old 09-13-2012, 09:48 AM   #1573
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Really??? What purpose does that serve?
Get Silva used to fighting at LHW with a fight vs a non-contender, then a contender, and assuming he wins those you have the JJ superfight. If that's the plan I like it.
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Old 09-13-2012, 10:01 AM   #1574
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Get Silva used to fighting at LHW with a fight vs a non-contender, then a contender, and assuming he wins those you have the JJ superfight. If that's the plan I like it.

silva's fought LHW's at catchweight. i don't think this fight will be really different. doubt either jones or silva want to fight each other...already on the record for being against that. they have way more to lose than gain in that scenario. i think gsp vs. silva is more likely (though not the one i'd rather see)
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Old 09-13-2012, 10:13 AM   #1575
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Couple of things, one silva has fought much better lhws then Stephan bonnar. That serves no purpose to get him used to the weight.

As for jones vs silva as much as I love and respect silva, I just don't see how that fight is competitive. I know it's not a super fight anymore because he's no longer champ but I'd love to see silva vs a healthy rua though
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