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Best wrestler in each division?

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  1. khonnell

    khonnell White Belt

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    HW: Cain
    LHW: Cormier
    MW: Romero
    WW: Askren
    LW: Nurmagomedov
    FW: Mendes
    BW: Dillashaw
    FW: Mighty Mouse

    Toughest call for me was between Romero and Weidman but these are just based on my opinions :)
     
  2. Rexx

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    Looks about right to me, TS. If GSP returned I would have him ahead of Askren at WW.
     
  3. Alexandergreat3

    Alexandergreat3 In Fedor We Trust, amen™

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    Regarding Weidman and Romero, Weidman is probably the better wrestler for MMA, whereas Romero is the better wrestler in wrestling, proven by his wrestling accomplishments.
     
  4. kennythekoala

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    i think Weidman takes the MW category, he's not just an amazing wrestler but a gifted grappler in general
     
  5. khonnell

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    That's what I was thinking, I think Weidman's great at setting up the TD in MMA but Romero can man handle big guys with little effort.
     
  6. Rubberman1

    Rubberman1 John Rambo Life Lessons

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    Cain
    Cormier
    CM Punk
    Askren
    Nurmagomedov
    who cares.....
     
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    machidafan99 Silver Belt

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    No love for Edgar?
     
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    Edgar's definitely a honourable mention, but I think Mendes takes it.
     
  9. MMAlover123

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    HW- Cain Velasquez
    LHW - Daniel Cormier
    MW - Yoel Romero
    WW - Ben Askren
    LW - Khabib Nurmagomedov
    FW - Chad Mendes
    BW -Dominick Cruz
    FlyW - Henry Cejudo
     
  10. RockyLockridge

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    Cejudo didn't even really use wrestling in his UFC debut fight but he looked stellar overall in my opinion.

    This list looks correct more or less.
     
  11. Alexandergreat3

    Alexandergreat3 In Fedor We Trust, amen™

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    That's a better explanation than what I said. :cool:[​IMG]
     
  12. SherdogGoat

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    HW: Cain
    LHW: Cormier
    MW: Romero
    WW: Hendricks
    LW: Nurmagomedov
    FW: Edgar
    BW: Dillashaw
    FW: Mighty Mouse
     
  13. Appylion

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    Looks about right
     
  14. Andrei Orlovski

    Andrei Orlovski UFC black belt

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    I'm a Romero fan but his MMA wrestling isn't the best. In fact he was taken down several times by Brunson and almost lost the fight if not the last round comeback. I'm also afraid he will get taken down and submitted by Jacare.
     
  15. MMAlover123

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    Cheers mate
     
  16. DyinHawaiian

    DyinHawaiian #FEELTHEBERN

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    Where you at Georges? Where you at motherfucker?!
    I agree.
     
  17. Kote Gaeshi

    Kote Gaeshi Green Belt

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    cain, cormier, gsp don't watch every division especially "small weights"
     
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    Sara McMann
     
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    Romero got taken down several times in the UFC.. Weidman is the best wrestler at MW
     
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    Mighty Mouse would take down Cejuo and make it look easy.
     

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