What current fighters could be the next to go mainstream like Conor and Ronda did?

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  1. ritchest_eva

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    Does anyone think there are some current fighters right now who could blow up big on the mainstream level?
     
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    Erik Silva

    Have you heard of him yet?
     
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    Justine Kish has potential she could sell a few toilet seats i'm sure.
     
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    Mike Perry has the best chance on the current roster. Seriously.
     
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    All the guys from dagestan and chechenya have potential to do it.
     
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    Yep. The futrure looks bright for Michael Perry.

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    Imo it’s guys in the lower weight classes if anything.

    More win streaks, more youth. Upper weight classes are mostly guys getting up there in age
     
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    If Brett Johns beats Sterling then I'd really like to see the Welsh/British fans get behind him. Bantamweight is a really tough division though and I don't see many people beating the top 3 of Cruz, TJ, and Dillashaw.
     
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    To be honest, none really. The only one would be Jones, if he can refrain from car accidents, coke and dick pills. With a successful comeback and move to HW, he can probably be the star he was supposed to be.
     
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    Showtime Pettis...ohh, wait.
     
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    Kevin Lee if he would have beat Tony. Could still get there maybe.
     
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    no one on the current UFC roster. mcgregor's and rousey's don't grow on trees.
     
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    I think if a fighter demolishes Conor, they will have a good shot.

    Organically speaking, Max Holloway has the best chance, but unlikely. I think that person will come out of the blue.
     
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    I seriously think Khabib. The buyrate for 223 will be very telling.

    Also, i believe Ngannou wouldve been one, had he KTFO stipe.

    Other than these, Cyborg, Platinum..um

    Wow this is sad.
     
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    Israel Adesanya & Mike Perry

    People love consistent and stylish KOs.
     

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