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Old 06-04-2014, 11:25 PM   #31
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I think Diego Brandao is a legitimate [threat] to Conor McGregor.
Diego Brandao:
  • Non top-10 fighter (X)
  • Coming off of a KO loss (X)


Yep, he's definitely a threat to McMuffin - I mean McGreHype.

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Old 06-04-2014, 11:29 PM   #32
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PS: McGreHype seems like the Irish version of Michael Bisping that the UFC has used for its UK fanbase.

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Old 06-04-2014, 11:59 PM   #33
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brandao has the potential to ko or sub anyone in the division, but if he doesnt do it straight out of the gate, hes dead in the water

i dont think he can finish mcgregor and is going to get boxed up after 3 minutes of hell

also, i think his win over bermudez is misleading, it was a hailmary sub in a fight that he was clearly losing. im not saying it was a fluke or lucky etc. but bermudez is a MUCH better fighter than he was at the time, and even if they rematched immediately, most would pick bermudez as the favorite

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Old 06-05-2014, 12:00 AM   #34
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I thought Zuluhino had something to offer Fedor.

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Old 06-05-2014, 12:10 AM   #35
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it is possible he lands a punch of some kind and conor falls back at a weird angle and is dazed and theres an early stoppage. i could see it

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Old 06-05-2014, 12:31 AM   #36
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Brandaos scrappy fer sure but I think Co or will out angle and counter the shit out of him.

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Old 06-05-2014, 12:51 AM   #37
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Diego has flash KO power but if Conor's standup lives up to the hype, I can't see Diego catching him. Diego could barely land a clean hit on Poirier.

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Old 06-05-2014, 01:01 AM   #38
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Brawldao definitely is a threat, but this is Conor's fight to lose. He'll just weather the storm and go for the finish in the later rounds. And so the hype trains rolls on...

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