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  1. opponent

    opponent Brown Belt

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    Right?
     
  2. chitoortiz

    chitoortiz Silver Belt

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    No.

    I'm fine with the weight classes that already exist.

    I don't see the need for more.
     
  3. xyzxyz94

    xyzxyz94 Purple Belt

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    235+ ? What if you weigh 230 lbs? You have to cut to 205 or gain 5 pounds?
     
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    Medulla Omoplata Black Belt

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    Yeah it'll happen right after Americans adopt the metric system.
     
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  5. NinjaSkillZ

    NinjaSkillZ Orange Belt

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    130, 150, 175, 200, 200.1+
     
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    RTL NostraMMAus™ Platinum Member

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    It should be:

    135
    145
    155
    165
    175
    185
    195
    205
    205+

    (IE: getting rid of 125, splitting 170 into 165 and 175, and adding 195), and:

    115
    125
    135
    135+

    for WMMA.
     
  7. Frank McEdgar

    Frank McEdgar SHERDOG

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    He didn't think this one through obviously

    <{hughesimpress}>
     
  8. TrevorLahey

    TrevorLahey Purple Belt

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    130, 140, 155, 170....

    Fuck 125 and 165.
     
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  9. Toco

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    165 175 is great, but there is just not enough talent to create 235. also no need to change 185 to 190
     
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  10. glenwo2

    glenwo2 Yellow Card Yellow Card

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    Uhh...


    1 + 1 = 2? <{vega}>
     
  11. gunlok

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    Last one should be 225+
     
  13. wilKO

    wilKO Green, White & Gold belt

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    No need for anything between HW and LHW. They are dogshit already.

    I would like to see

    115
    105
    95

    Lots of skill there
     
  14. trident

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    MMA is not going to draw enough top tier athletes with the current pay structure.

    If that changes, these weight classes would make sense but it's not going to help given the current conditions.
     
  15. Billy_Beer

    Billy_Beer Blue Belt Platinum Member

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    135+? like Megan vs gabi garcia?
     
  16. RTL

    RTL NostraMMAus™ Platinum Member

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    Yep. And I'd favour Anderson.

    There are literally two featherweights in UFC's 145 division, and one of them (Anderson) just lost to a bantamweight (who lost to the other featherweight already). Cyborg and Anderson are walking around 170 anyway, so if you open it up, you may be able to get 8-10 fighters in what would essentially be a heavyweight division for women.
     
  17. Chivas GDL

    Chivas GDL Brown Belt

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    Mo Belts mo fun i'm in just keep hw as 206+ i mean wtf are we doing with guys between 206_235
     
  18. Lawrence

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    I like this 100%

    I also like the idea of doing it all at once and making tournament style so fighters can "bop" their way into the initial belts.

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    bigeastgi43 Banned Banned

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    Take 235 out. And change 205 to 210.
     
  20. IGotAHugePeckah

    IGotAHugePeckah Green Belt

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    No! No more weight classes.
     
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