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Old 07-15-2014, 07:29 PM   #81
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It will take a woman with C level striking, aka something that doesn't exist.
Holly Hype Holm does probably have more technical striking than most men... it's the other stuff that's the problem.

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Old 07-15-2014, 07:50 PM   #82
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How does Karo Parisyan lose? He does the same thing Ronda does and his first like 10 wins were by 1st rnd submission, but somehow he loses to good fighters and lately even some mid level guys. Women's striking is pretty frantic and not much setup or balance but I'd like to see some decent kicks from more than just Holm. Has any girls in the UFC even thrown a high kick? That, or at least a decent jab to keep her from clinching.
Karo does NOT do the same thing as Ronda. He is a high level judoka who trained with Ronda but Ronda's mom had her focus quite a bit on mat work ... especially submissions, ...

Karo has had some fantastic throws, but then looks around to see if he can ground and pound or maybe pull a sub.

Ronda is like a sub machine. Takedown leads almost immediately to mount, and as quick as mount is attained the attack on an arm comes, ...

Very few judo players who have entered MMA, male or female, have displayed this type of finish focus such as Ronda has displayed.

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Old 07-15-2014, 09:56 PM   #83
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Ronda's game isn't even a popular style for Olympic Judoka's. She's very unique.

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Old 07-15-2014, 10:27 PM   #84
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Cyborg. She is better standing and at brown belt level she is a bjj world champion.

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Old 07-15-2014, 10:51 PM   #85
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What makes you think a better judoka would beat her?

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Old 07-16-2014, 06:47 AM   #86
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Like I said, I am interested to see how Cyborg performs in her 135 debut this year. If she performs well, the real fight fans will be happy!

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Old 07-16-2014, 08:39 AM   #87
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Are there any women judokas out there with a better resume than Ronda that have shown any interest in mma?

All these mma and bjj based women's fighters seem to think they have that secret ingredient to beat Ronda, but I think it's going to have to be a fighter that can beat Ronda at her own game.
You are looking at it the wrong way.
A female judoka likely to beat Rousey in MMA would not have or need a better judo resume than Rousey.

She would need to simply be better at MMA.
Good wrestlers neutralize great wrestlers in MMA all the time because of better striking, better transitions, better application, better fight IQ or all of the above.

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