2012 Fighter of the Year

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  1. MadMaxPowers

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    Fighter of the Year:

    Johnny Hendricks (Kos and Kampmann)
    Benson (Edgar, Edgar, Diaz)
    Jones (Evans, Vitor)
    Anderson (Chael, Bonnar)
    Boetsch (Okami, Lombard)
    Mighty Mouse (Benavidez, McCall, McCall)
    Rhonda Rousey (Tate, Kaufman)

    Breakthrough Fighter of the Year:
    Weidman (Munoz, Maia)
    Gus (T.Silva, Shogun)
    John Dodson (Elliot, Formiga)
    Rhoda Rousey (Tate, Kaufman)
     
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  2. Shotokan36

    Shotokan36 Blue Belt

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    Benson

    Gus
     
  3. jei

    jei Danger Zone Admin Staff Member Forum Administrator

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    Bendo
     
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  6. MadMaxPowers

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    as much as I hate to say it, 2012 has been one shitty year

    We need more candidates
     
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    Jones
    Gus
    Benson"s resume is the best but I believe Benson lost the second fight with Edgar so if the proper decision was made he wouldn't be on the list.
     
  8. TidalWave89

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    Agreed. All the fights that could have been. I'll be glad to close the book on 2012.
     
  9. The Renegade

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    Hard to say Bendo is fighter of the year when he clearly lost the rematch to Edgar... fuck the judges.

    I give it to Gus
     
  10. MMAdict

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    Bendo and for breakout star Gus is a good nominee.
     
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    TS, how are Weidman and Gus newcomers of the year? Chris Weidman's UFC career and winning streak started in early 2011 and Gus' started in the middle of 2010 lol
     
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    Bendo and Weidman
     
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    Bendo!
     
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    Bendo, I guess.

    Man that felt weird.
     
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    Neither were talked about as contenders then. breakout doesn't mean you started fighting, it means you got relevant quickly
     
  16. MadMaxPowers

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    Because they just got their engines revving in 2012 and are newcomers "in terms' of contenders
     
  17. Fury

    Fury in the flicker Senior Moderator

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    Bendo
    Weidman
     
  18. Cowlevel

    Cowlevel BOIGAS BOIGAS BOIGAS

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    Bendo via being a champion that fought 3 times in the year! So few champions do that any more !
     
  20. themainman

    themainman It’s your fault you’re parents got divorced

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    Ronda is fighter of the year, she single-handedly brought in a whole division to the biggest company in MMA
     

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