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Old 04-04-2014, 09:31 PM   #141
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Striking isn't only punches to the head. Jones outstruck Gus all around with kicks, elbows, and punches combined. First 3 rounds were very close but rounds 4 and 5 were definitively Jones. 48-47 Jon Jones was the right call.

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Old 04-04-2014, 09:48 PM   #142
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R1: 10-10
R2: 10-9 Jones
R3: 10-9 Gustaffson
R4: 10-9 Jones
R5: 10-9 Jones

49-47 Jones

That was my scoring. That being said, I truly believe Alex "won the war" obviously.

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Old 04-05-2014, 02:23 PM   #143
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Most fighters say Gustafsson won.
All media outlets say Jones won.
50% of Sherdog says Jones won, 50% think Gutafsson won.
This is endless discussion.

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Old 04-05-2014, 02:25 PM   #144
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Jones 49-46..

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Old 04-05-2014, 02:36 PM   #145
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Yeah to all the people saying "The elbow in the 4th won it" do you honestly forget or just chose to not remember the fact that there was 45 seconds left in that round after the elbow and Jones did more in that 45 seconds than either guy did the whole fight?

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Old 04-05-2014, 02:43 PM   #146
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not a Jones fan at all, but I scored that fight 48-47 Jones from the first time I watched it.

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Old 04-05-2014, 02:55 PM   #147
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Because he was competitive and people hate bones is why people say Gus won

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Old 04-05-2014, 03:26 PM   #148
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To me it's pretty clear that Jones won.

I think the main reason for people complaining is the fourth round, which Gus was on his way to winning, but ultimately lost because of that elbow, which, no one would disagree, was the single most important shot of the fight.

Gus rightfully lost that round, but he would have won it, and thereby the fight, had that shot not landed.

THAT is where the controversy comes from.
just one strike takes a round?

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