Does anyone consider Bisping the best 185 lb fighter in the world?

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    I find it odd that just because he is the UFC champion EVERY MMA ranking outlet puts him at #1. He would not be the #1 ranked fighter in my MMA rankings. Would he be in yours?

    Sherdog:
    http://www.sherdog.com/news/rankings/4/Sherdogs-Official-Mixed-Martial-Arts-Rankings-127483

    ESPN:
    http://www.espn.com/mma/story/_/id/12884777/espn-division-division-rankings-middleweight

    Tapology:
    https://www.tapology.com/rankings/current-top-ten-middleweight-mma-fighters-185-pounds

    RankingMMA:
    http://rankingmma.com/mma-world-rankings/middleweight/

    FightMatrix:
    http://www.fightmatrix.com/mma-ranks/middleweight/

    USAToday:
    http://mmajunkie.com/rankings/middle

    I can't see an argument for Bisping being ranked ahead of Whittaker.
     
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    Would need to see him defend against someone other than Hendo to figure out where he stands.
     
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    He's the only one not fighting Billy Noname.

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    He's good but not the best imo. If he beats GSP on the other hand....
     
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    He Highlander'd Rockhold and became the #1 fighter for all of time
     
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    I have him 10th
     
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    No. /thread
     
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    Might be #1 on paper cause he picked up a good win over Rockhold and hasn't lost for a while, but I'd put Romero, Weidman, Rockhold, Whittaker, Mousasi, Jacare, and Machida, if he's eligible to fight yet, as better fighters. His last fight was an iffy decision over a 200 year old guy who wasn't top 10.
     
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    Just for this alone:

    Bisping gets props as a top MW from me.
     
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    I dont even consider him top 5. he's a solid 6-10 gatekeeper though. Got some lucky assed decisions (hendo, Silva and leites) and even luckier Rocksalt being prick he is didnt take him serious.
     
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    Whittaker then Bisping for me
     
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    A fluke knockout in between two wars against geriatrics, both of whom almost finished him?
     
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    Hardly any fight fan considers him the best MW. He did beat the champ though, that's why rankings has him #1. Just the way shit goes.
     
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    Bisping does.
     
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