Is there anyone who could pose a legit threat to Yoel Romero at LHW?

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  1. Destino2018

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    Other than Gus, what’s stopping him from running through the entire division?
     
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    Couldn’t even beat a small MW.
     
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    Yoel is the most overrated fighter ever on sherdog. The dude standup sucks, has no cardio & his wrestling for mma is nothing to brag about, he also has no bjj.
     
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    Yes
     
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    Cummins will beat Yoel
     
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    Literally everyone.. Soldier of peds cut to MW for a reason.
     
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    Yeah, I mean - the guy who couldn't win a belt at 185 is sure to be unstoppable at 205 ...

    not saying that he wouldn't do good, but let's not hand him the belt and make him some unstoppable force before he even fights
     
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    We'll see if dey can shune boi
     
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    You know, probably about half the fighters at 185 should move up to 205. Institute better weight cutting rules and it would happen. Suddenly the ghost town that is 205 has some fighters in it.
     
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    yes all the top 10.
     
  14. Evangelion

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    Yea Corey Anderson terrifies Yoel
     
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    I’m a Yoel fan but his optimal weight class is 185. At LHW he’s going to be carrying around useless extra mass unlike DC at HW who knows how to use it. Yoel’s strengths at MW are power, speed and explosiveness. The slight increase in power he may gain from moving up doesn’t justify the loss of Speed, quickness and ability to explode out of nowhere.
     
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    ok fine top 9
     
  17. Evangelion

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    Yes Misha Cirkunov is a huge threat to Yoel
     
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    he a way better striker than yoel is. maybe yoel can lay and prey on him but that the only way he wins.
     
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    Pretty much the whole top 5
     
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    Lol yea Misha Cirkunov super skilled striker right
     

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