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Old 07-07-2013, 01:55 AM   #3826
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Old 07-07-2013, 01:56 AM   #3827
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Wow that ppv was worth every penny. A bunch of good fights and history gets completely altered.

I'm still in shock. But while everyone's talkin about Silva losing, Weidman deserves a hell of a lot of credit for winning. Imagine how hard it is to keep focused while the best fighter of all time is show boating in your face and the crowd is laughing and cheering him on, he's mocking you and pretending to be hurt and Weidman, the WRESTLER, knocks him the hell out. All the praise in the world for the new Middleweight champ Chris "the Spoiler" Weidman

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Old 07-07-2013, 01:57 AM   #3828
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It looks like he needed a loss mentally, postfight he said that he was tired of fighting championship fights, he says that he doesn't want a rematch...he is pretty much saying that he wants Chris to take over the division and that he doesn't want to be so stressed out defending his belt anymore, and that he doesn't want to fight for the belt anymore at all. He thanked the UFC/USA for giving him the opportunity to make a life for himself and his family, pretty much saying that he made enough and that he just wants to enjoy life and fight for fun on a lower level now.

Sorry I'm not buying all that BS he spewed. Dude should win an emmy for that acting he did in the post fight interview.

He fought the same way he always fights but he got caught. Its not a lack of heart or that hes burned out. Hes done that same IDGAF dance bullshit for years, but this time het got KO'd.

Only reason he said hes done fighting is cuz hes BUTTHURT.

He'll be back I bet
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Old 07-07-2013, 01:57 AM   #3829
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Wow that ppv was worth every penny. A bunch of good fights and history gets completely altered.

I'm still in shock. But while everyone's talkin about Silva losing, Weidman deserves a hell of a lot of credit for winning. Imagine how hard it is to keep focused while the best fighter of all time is show boating in your face and the crowd is laughing and cheering him on, he's mocking you and pretending to be hurt and Weidman, the WRESTLER, knocks him the hell out. All the praise in the world for the new Middleweight champ Chris "the Spoiler" Weidman



what is it now 50$ ?......I always thought they should send you a DVD copy for 50$....

I've been free streaming since UFC 60....50$ is a ripoff especially since so many lackluster cards.
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Old 07-07-2013, 01:58 AM   #3830
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Vegas must've paid of Silva good. regardless congrats to the new champ...that's not the way Silva shoulda gone out... even though he's already a legend. Should've lost fighting. Does suck for whoever betted lots on Silva, I'd be pissed as ****.
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Old 07-07-2013, 01:59 AM   #3831
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His legacy was already set. He's almost 40 years old and there is no point in a comeback.
Not a comeback per se, but he will not let his legacy be remembered for that as his last fight.
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Old 07-07-2013, 02:03 AM   #3832
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Why not retire as champion instead of taking a dive?
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Old 07-07-2013, 02:06 AM   #3833
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Is he going to fight again? I don't follow MMA but was pissed to find out he lost...
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Old 07-07-2013, 02:07 AM   #3834
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that title fight was BS, honestly. the spitting at the touch gloves moment... the idiotic clowning... the comments about not even wanting a rematch afterwards... the barrage of "hespects" thrown in there to quiet the crowd...

nobody should be emulating or looking up to anderson silva in any way for how he handled this fight, nor how he's handled many fights in the past. all he looks like now is some supernaturally-gifted guy who was bored for years, waiting for someone to come along as true champion, but happy to collect many millions and live the high life in the meantime.

no dedicated fighter would lose the championship due to carelesness and then not even want a rematch after.
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Old 07-07-2013, 02:09 AM   #3835
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the champ is here

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Old 07-07-2013, 02:12 AM   #3836
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Old 07-07-2013, 02:12 AM   #3837
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that title fight was BS, honestly. the spitting at the touch gloves moment... the idiotic clowning... the comments about not even wanting a rematch afterwards... the barrage of "hespects" thrown in there to quiet the crowd...

nobody should be emulating or looking up to anderson silva in any way for how he handled this fight, nor how he's handled many fights in the past. all he looks like now is some supernaturally-gifted guy who was bored for years, waiting for someone to come along as true champion, but happy to collect many millions and live the high life in the meantime.

no dedicated fighter would lose the championship due to carelesness and then not even want a rematch after.


This is why I respect Jon Jones, he approaches his fights so seriously and studies his opponent extensively. You get a real sense that he wants to be the greatest ever. He would never disrespect his opponent like that, instead he would pick them apart and give the fans what they came to see. A dominant display of mixed martial arts while showcasing elite wrestling, striking and great jiu jutsu.
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Old 07-07-2013, 02:12 AM   #3838
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There seems to be a lot of misunderstanding here ... I understand that was the dumbest thing to do, but people are just plain out bashing him ... KNOW YOUR PLACE & SHUT YOUR MOUTH.
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Old 07-07-2013, 02:12 AM   #3839
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Why not retire as champion instead of taking a dive?

He didn't take a dive. He lost. He clowned like he did against Maia, against Okami, against Bonnar...only difference is this time he fought a mentally tougher opponent who ignored it and knocked him the **** out.

I know people are gonna keep saying he lost on purpose, but don't let that post fight interview fool you. He said all that about not wanting the belt because he was embarrassed that he lost, plain and simple.

CHRIS WEIDMAN DEFEATED ANDERSON SILVA and deserves proper praise for doing so.
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Old 07-07-2013, 02:15 AM   #3840
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such foolishness... complete disrespect of his opponent and the sport.
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