Tyron Woodley vs. Nate Diaz in the Works For UFC 219

Discussion in 'UFC Discussion' started by Arkridge, Nov 14, 2017.

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Who Wins?

  1. Tyron Woodley

    75.2%
  2. Nate Diaz

    24.8%
  1. BALLERSTATUSMCG

    BALLERSTATUSMCG Banned Banned

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    man this a great troll job by the UFC...they must be laughing their asses off.... later bros
     
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  2. phatron

    phatron Black Belt

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    how would it kill the sport?

    Woodley's ppv did 240k buys.....how would matching woodley up with a more popular fighter and possibly making him more popular kill the sport?

    By the book #1 fights #2 match making has almost never existed in MMA for a multitude of reasons.
     
  3. Thaijitsu612

    Thaijitsu612 Brown Belt

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    Nate has zero tools here except cardio. It's a way bigger mismatch then jj vs rose
     
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    Rubberneck76 Alizée Belt Platinum Member

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    A fight against Tyron makes no sense on any level. If they are actually trying to make it there has to be a reason for it. The only thing I can think of is the UFC has to offer Nate a fight headlining 219 otherwise pay him because he has a contract which entitles him to such. Then they have to find someone willing to take the fight on 6 weeks notice, and is also worthy of headlining one of their bigger events of the year.
     
  5. Ramon Antonio

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    I just want to see Nate fight. If he somehow becomes champion it would be ducking hilarious!
     
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    Filthymaggot Badger Milk is not a PED.

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    Yeah, tried to carry a ppv and it dislocated at 129k buys.
     
  7. DragonRising

    DragonRising Green Belt

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    If this is true
    This fucking sucks, fuck this, fuck!!

    Theres no order or anyshit right about the ufc, Its a side shit joke.

    The prestige is gone.
     
  8. Perrichet

    Perrichet Tinpot Belt

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    Hahaha. TWood ducking Colby for a LW gatekeeper who lost his last fight is just tragic
     
  9. johncola

    johncola Black Belt

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    I sincerely hope this fight is only being rumored to put pressure on other fighters to accept a fight. I really don't want this fight to happen.

    Tyron outwrestles Nate. Fight won't be competitive. Conor/Nate 3 will lose its luster as a result. Meanwhile WW right now is all of a sudden stacked with contenders, all getting passed over. RDA, Lawler, Covington, Till, Ponzinibbio, Usman, Perry. GSP and Conor and even Nick Diaz are potential Woodley opponents too. All are better ideas that Tyron/Nate.

    If it were to happen I'd be rooting so hard for Nate to produce an upset. I don't see it though
     
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  10. Meathead Jock

    Meathead Jock WAR ASKREN

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    T-Wood was a verrrrry active champ taking on the best. He deserves his gimmie fight as a reward for being so active.

    Not signing Askren and letting Rory get away were way worse than T-Wood vs Nate.
     
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    Whilst I don't disagree, I don't think any of them are a clear cut contender at this stage. This match up is confusing, but I can understand why they've done it. If Woodley puts on a great performance, he might be able to reverse the minds of the casuals who saw his more recent performances.
     
  12. Bingo

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    I thought this was a joke when i clicked on this thread fuck the UFC this is the stupidest shit they've ever pulled and that's saying something
     
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    Alpha_T83 Purple Belt

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    If they let Tyron fight Nate... that's just a complete joke. I mean, that's worse than Bisping vs GSP by a mile.

    Especially when there are clear top 5 contenders that would step up. Covington is definitely one of them.
     
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    50 - 0 Banned Banned

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    are you aware floyd mayweather boxed mcgregor?
     
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    So happy to see everyone united about what a farce this sport has become. Finally.
     
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    To people saying this is a joke....
    How does this shit seriously surprise you anymore? They been giving undeserved bullshit title shots for a few years now.
     
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    I really wish It was Nick Diaz not Nate. Will watch though
     
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    Nate shouldn’t be at 170, sux against wrestlers, doesn’t have 1 punch ko power, needs a miracle sub
     
  19. Bingo

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    Yep and as a hard core boxing fan at least i could watch that freakshow to watch floyd shut the dumb assess of MMA up that Thought Conor had a chance, but what the fuck reason can i possibly wanna watch this? Again at least with bullshit like Henderson bisping we got to watch Henderson retire. This is a whole new level
     
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    WTF is this crap lol he lost his last fight....UFC is a joke
     
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