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Old 01-20-2014, 10:58 AM   #81
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I know he's wary of fighting at HW but truthfully it's his best division

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Old 01-20-2014, 11:13 AM   #82
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I would prefer thiago Silva that would be a slugfest bader would be good too

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Old 01-20-2014, 11:15 AM   #83
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James te-huna would be my pick ts.

under the assumption he stays at LHW

he looks kinda like a small LHW though, If he came in at middleweight (assuming he can make it) i'd like to see a match up against yoel romaro.
yeah someone like te huna makes sense. rumble hasnt earned a fight with guys like rashad, shogun, or nog yet

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Old 01-20-2014, 11:15 AM   #84
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I'd like to see him at 205lbs and, in order to see if he really is a legit top 15 lhw in the biggest organization, I think his opponent should be either Thiago Silva or Ryan Bader. Dan Henderson and Rogerio Nogueira would be fine too, but Hendo's contract issues and Nog's injury issues make those fights less likely. Phil Davis deserves to fight a top 5/top 3 guy next, I think he's too highly-ranked for Rumble to come back in against.

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I like those options, especially Bader. Let's see how he can do against high level wrestlers, something he has struggled with in the past.

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Old 01-20-2014, 11:22 AM   #85
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That's what I was thinking.


I will laugh my arse off if AJ loses his first fight and Dana wants him to drop weight like he constantly does with everybody.


Dana White: Flexing his authority and trying to be the biggest dog by making other guys eat less since 2004.

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