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Old 07-23-2014, 08:45 PM   #21
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Defeating Bigfoot and Barnett in Strikeforce to win the HW Grand Prix, defeating Nelson and Mir at HW, and finishing a ranked LHW while also being undefeated is pretty impressive to me.

Plus there's actual beef between the 2.
It is impressive.

However Jones vs Gus I + Manuwa fight tops that.

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Old 07-23-2014, 08:54 PM   #22
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Manuwa is just the icing on the cake. He earned a rematch by taking Jones to a decision and arguably winning the fight. And the majority of people here on Sherdog agree with that.

Instant rematch or he earns the shot back. Manuwa is not the answer. Trust me I too wanted the rematch but DC earned the shot, not Gus.

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Old 07-23-2014, 08:56 PM   #23
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It is impressive.

However Jones vs Gus I + Manuwa fight tops that.
You're right. Almost defeating someone and finishing an top 15 fighter >

My mistake

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Old 07-23-2014, 08:58 PM   #24
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"Be careful what you wished for" comes to mind here.

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Old 07-23-2014, 08:59 PM   #25
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Instant rematch or he earns the shot back. Manuwa is not the answer. Trust me I too wanted the rematch but DC earned the shot, not Gus.
So he deserved an instant rematch, but because he didn't get one (thanks to Jones wanting Glover) he hasn't earned one after beating Manuwa?

Your logic is fucking backwards my man. I get that you prefer the DC fight but that shouldn't cloud your judgement.

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Old 07-23-2014, 09:08 PM   #26
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So he deserved an instant rematch, but because he didn't get one (thanks to Jones wanting Glover) he hasn't earned one after beating Manuwa?

Your logic is fucking backwards my man. I get that you prefer the DC fight but that shouldn't cloud your judgement.
I didn't prefer the DC fight, I wanted the Gus fight. My point is we are getting the fight that's deserved because DC earned it.
Gus and DC only have 1 top 10 win at LHW. DC was wrecking HW and dropped down. He has 2 wins and that's 1 more win than Gus.

Just because the fight I wanted didn't happen, doesn't mean the replacement isn't the rightful contender because he is.

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Old 07-23-2014, 09:10 PM   #27
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Butthurt +10.

Add 20 points of butthurt over the fact that people are actually giving him a shot.

Then 500 points when Jon's fans gloats and acts like it wasn't a perfect match-up.
So true.

But, I'm still going to gloat and act like it wasn't a perfect match-up.

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Old 07-23-2014, 09:12 PM   #28
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I'm not. DC IS MY FIGHTER SO IM ABOUT TO FEAST MY NINJA


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Two good fights. I'm not complaining.

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