Costa wants to fight Weidman in NYC

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  1. VinceArch

    VinceArch Venom in the veins.

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    I like the match up but I think I'll be even more surprised if Weidman actually accepts the fight. So who does Israel fight next?
     
  2. Scurvydawg

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    Will watch. Will be a good test for the Brazilian Mutant rookie.

    Props to crazy Chris if he accepts. Tough fight. Winner gets a title shot maybe?
     
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    Why is this breaking if Chris has not accepted yet?
     
  5. ArtemV

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    I am not sure who wins this. Great fight though.
     
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    Interesting. Seems liek the UFC are doing the changing of the guard. Out with the old in with the new.

    I expected Costa vs Israel, but I guess they don't want to derail a contender.
     
  7. Martialarts123

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    I love this fight
     
  8. IloveTHIS

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    Im one of the bigger Weidman fans on here(literally everyone has turned on him and act like he is a bum) but I get a strong, strong feeling that Costa knocks him dead with punches
     
  9. Fossor

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  10. Toco

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    LETS GO COSTA
    yeah, interesting enough he was one of the guys that dropped his performance a lot after USADA came....... just a thing I noted
     
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  11. Cormier's Little Guy

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    Well, he is a professional UFC fighter.

    So probably pretty cheap ones sold by some guy at the local gym.
     
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  12. Toco

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    you mean washed up brazilians
     
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    Nah. A win over Teh Chris means TS, while a win over Izzy means he will need one to two more. Plus, I think he matches up better with pillow fist Izzy who keeps his chin straight up and lacks wrestling. Weidman is a poor match up for Costa IMO and can gas and smother him.
     
  14. Toco

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    hmm, I noted you're not particularly a fan of weidman
     
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  15. OmegaRugal

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    And yet it is USADA Weidman who physically shrank and got finished three straight times.
     
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    Weidman is about to be erased
     
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    He has balls of steel. Low key ducked adesanya and jumped the rankings.
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  18. AJ Garcia

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    Damn. Costa is on a mission, and giving no fucks. This is a big jump and if he destroys Weidman, I guarantee he’ll fight for the belt in his next fight.
     
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    not gonna lie, sometime watching the ufc make me want to do roids, i dont compete anyways , so its wouldn't be cheating

    and obviously, i knows that starting to take roids dont magically transform you into costa, but they probably still help so much
     
  20. bubbleboyjones

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    Common opponent is that they both fought Uriah Hall(Weidman stopped him in round 1)

    I like Costa though i don't like the amount of shots he ate against Hall. Weidman is a serious setup...a MW with a legit frame and Costa isn't gonna muscle him around.

    That said Costa is at that point now where he has 12 fights and 6 years as a pro. This is where most guys really start to hit their prime so getting one over Weidman will be massive for his career going forward.
     

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