UFC 225 PBP/Discussion

Discussion in 'MMA Betting Discussion' started by PuertoRican, Jun 9, 2018.

  1. ill800

    ill800 Founder of Eugenics Society of Gambling

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    We really need to get consistent judging. It’s gotten worse over the years, especially with new rules and old rules

    Unify the rules already. Get it figured out. Millions of dollars are invested into this sport.

    Fix the problem.

    I still think pride scoring is superior to anything these crackpots have come up with

    Round by round scoring doesn’t work with mma. Who won the fight? Keep it simple

    Who was the closest to getting a finish? Who did the most damage?
     
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  2. DevilsPt2

    DevilsPt2 Minion

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    Oliveira ITD, Benavidez ML/DEC, Smith ML/ITD, De La Rocha ML, Bektic ML/KO, Gadelha ML/ITD, Blaydes ML/ITD, Arlovski ML/DEC, Anderson ML, Covington ML/DEC, Whittaker ML/ITD.

    Not sure how I feel about it winning with Whittaker and Gadelha and losing with Benavidez, Arlovski and Anderson.
     
  3. iGnP

    iGnP Silver Belt

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    mmadecisions had 6 judges scoring a draw, 5 scoring it for whittaker, and 13 for romero
     
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  4. SBJJ

    SBJJ Silver Belt

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    I was just hoping for a draw at the end
     
  5. SBJJ

    SBJJ Silver Belt

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    I had a bunch on Whitt and was praying for a draw
     
  6. Bodybuilder

    Bodybuilder Green Belt

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  7. piglord

    piglord Black Belt

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    made £529 for the night including ksw. glad to be running hot again but still got a long way to go to recoup from the april/may losing streak.
     
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  8. iGnP

    iGnP Silver Belt

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    imo that's the best scorecard. i can see an argument for Yoel stealing round 4 but it's more accurate to give that round to whittaker and a 10-8 for round 5
     
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  9. mkess101

    mkess101 85 or bust...

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    Yeah, I kept checking and it dropped to +100 and then -120 right away.
     
  10. SBJJ

    SBJJ Silver Belt

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    Honestly. If I was a judge I might have scored Rd 4 a 10-10

    I'll take the win and I don't think it was a crazy robbery. But I would have felt better on Romero at the end
     
  11. mkess101

    mkess101 85 or bust...

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    I live bet Whitaker after round 4 at + odds as I thought he was **probably** up 3-1, at worst 2-2. After the fight I was HOPING I'd at least get a push. I don't know how that's not a 10-8. I straight up won a bunch of $ I probably didn't deserve to win. I need to remember this when I feel like I've been robbed. It goes both ways.
     
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  12. piglord

    piglord Black Belt

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    by the way thanks for the positive feedback on my blog everyone. analytics look really good so far with minimal promotion so i'm looking forward to keeping it up throughout the summer and beyond.
     
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  13. InTheCut

    InTheCut Green Belt

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    i feel very fortunate but that's just the tip of the iceberg when it comes to "luck" and "robbery" decisions for me. been on the wrong side more often than on the right side.

    hell i could use the same type of luck in other sports too...
     
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  14. Lando

    Lando Yellow Belt

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    Damn. Had a multi on gadelha, holly decision, whittaker and colby decision. Changed colby for rda last minute and missed out on a couple thousand bucks
     
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  15. Ryan Kelly

    Ryan Kelly Yellow Belt

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    fml. Was big on Romero. Sick of the moral victories. Fuck

    And I was huge on RDA. Im 3-4 on my max bets since November.

    Tj v Cody (w)

    Stipe v Ngannou (w)

    Rockhold v Romero (L)

    Frankie v t-city (L)

    Wonderboy v till (L)

    Moraes v Rivera (w)

    RDA v Colby (L)

    I know, cool story, brah. I suck at this. Fuck.
     
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    Naught2Sixty Purple Belt

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  17. Kowboy Karl

    Kowboy Karl Brown Belt

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    MMA judging sucks

    Who kicked whos ass should be the criteria

    Had Whittaker bet but feel Romero deserved the win.
     
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  18. Joedaman55

    Joedaman55 Don't be homeless

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    Won like $100, awesome card and got wasted. Think I won some DraftKings too, cheers buddies.
     
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  19. contra4125

    contra4125 White Belt

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    Where can I find your blog?
     
  20. BatBoyJG

    BatBoyJG Brown Belt

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    I thought it was a draw. Round 5 is 10-8, Romero won round 3, and round 4 tightened up with Romero's strikes in the last 45 seconds.

    Did not have pre fight action on it, but live bet Whittaker going into round 5 at -120. Won most of my money tonight putting the house on Mike Jackson when I just decide to go big right before the fight.
     
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