Kamaru Usman vs. Emil Meek Added to UFC 219 Dec. 30th (Poll)

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Who Wins?

  1. Kamaru Usman

    76.7%
  2. Emil Meek

    23.3%
  1. Arkridge

    Arkridge Senior Moderator Staff Member Senior Moderator

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    Here's our answer as far as why this fight was booked:


    UFC 219 so far:

    Carlos Condit vs. Neil Magny
    Dominick Cruz vs. Jimmie Rivera
    Kamaru Usman vs. Emil Meek
    Gokhan Saki vs. Khalil Rountree
    Cynthia Calvillo vs. Carla Esparza
    Myles Jury vs. Rick Glenn
    Louis Smolka vs. Matheus Nicolau
     
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  2. Co-Co Zola

    Co-Co Zola Banned Banned

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    Rooting for Usman as I can't stand Meek.

    Let's go Kamaru!!! Let's go Kamaru!!!
     
  3. South-East

    South-East Blue Belt

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    Kamaru takes this one.
    He could be a future champ to.
     
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  4. AJ Garcia

    AJ Garcia Professional Fighter Professional Fighter

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    Should’ve got a top ten like you said but this fight is awesome so I don’t care lol

    <{JustBleed}>
     
  5. Arm Barbarian

    Arm Barbarian Steel Belt Platinum Member

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    Usman is WAY too well rounded for meek.

    That said, hoping Meek can at least land a couple of good shots before getting worked.
     
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  6. Summoning

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    Fucking great fight!

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  7. DaPunkMinowaMan

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    Not sure it´s a step up for Usman.
     
  8. VanMMA

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    WTF? Usman deserves better.
     
  9. Kvolcom

    Kvolcom Purple Belt

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    The UFC knows he beats the majority of the top 10 and doesn't want him to be champ


    They think he's boring so they'll keep giving him nobodies so nobody knows who he is. Then when he eventually losses(they all do) they can cut him.

    Just wait for it


    Or this is one of the last fights on his deal and dont' want to pay him big money if he beats a top 10 fighter. One or the other but prolly more to the boring part
     
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    Magx951 Banned Banned

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    emil meek is underrated. he'll win.
     
  11. Failwani

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    Uh, what are we doing here
     
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  12. Soul On Ice

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    Makes perfect sense
    Top 10 is shook
     
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  13. 209 Life

    209 Life FACE THE PAIN!!!

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    Lol usman starches meek. Give him someone in top 10
     
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  14. Moretti

    Moretti Layla & Sadie

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    Usman vs Condit is better than Magny
     
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  15. I heart Pho

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    two up-and-comers. Good one. hmmm, tough choice though. I think ill go with Usman
     
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  16. Arkridge

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    He's the best grappler in the division. Good chance he could even control Maia for 3 rounds. The UFC needs to stop fucking around and give this dude the step up he deserves. This fight is a waste.
     
  17. GoldenAzazel

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    Wtf is going on with the matchmaking at welterweight? First we get Till v Cerrone which is a terrible matchup imo and now this.
     
  18. Lord Toranaga

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    Sooo very easy win for Usman. Why is he fighting down?
     
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    Why the fuck did they give Covington Maia and then Usman another unranked opponent
     
  20. 13Seconds

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    Yeah Usman deserves way better. His little rant with Helwani is aging well.
     
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