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Botter: "UFC Working On Pettis/Diaz Card April 22nd, 1 Day Before UFC 197".

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  1. Arkridge Senior Moderator Staff Member Senior Moderator

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    It would be cool to have another Fight Night or Fight Pass card the day before a big PPV. I liked that with UFC 194 in December.

    In b4 "Nate fails a drug test fighting 2 days after 4/20"
     
  2. CJohnny Black Belt

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    UFC trying to give Pettis a sure win fight. Shame on them
     
  3. Arkridge Senior Moderator Staff Member Senior Moderator

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    Pettis looked like shit against Eddie Alvarez, I wouldn't give him this fight so easily.
     
  4. Post 2 Decision Silver Belt

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    That was probably before they lost a PPV and had to add another before 200
     
  5. The real JG Banned Banned

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    Nate will get his front leg destroyed.
     
  6. SUBLIME FAN Black Belt

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    Pettis via either head kick or body kick KO
     
  7. Arkridge Senior Moderator Staff Member Senior Moderator

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    If they don't make this a main event they should make it a feature fight on 197.

    Jones/Cormier, MM/Cejudo and Pettis/Diaz is a damn good 3 fight lineup on a PPV.
     
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    Great fight. Hope it happens.
     
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    You make a solid point about 4/20.
     
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    April is looking like a great month for fights.
     
  11. rjmbrd Gold Belt

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    Pettis vs Diaz is a PPV caliber fight. Kind of strange to book this the day before a big event on the cable show.
     
  12. Toco Steel Belt

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    oh, sunday?

    fuck this shit, i hope someone gets a minor injury
     
  13. deviake HIT THE BLENDER, MAKE SOME SMOOTHIES

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    I really hope this happens. Pettis has trouble with pressure, and pressure is how Diaz rolls, albeit not so much in wrestling, but still.
     
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    hope it happens
    should be fireworks
     
  15. Lucifer Alpha The Catastrophe Yellow Card

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    I doubt it would add any buys to 197 but would do great ratings for FS1. Plus it would be a five rounder.
     
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    Would love to see Nate Diaz taunt and win.
     
  17. FoghornLeghorn Double Yellow Card Double Yellow Card

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    A Diaz fight 2 days after 4/20.

    Glorious.
     
  18. Rebel_LioN Double Yellow Card Double Yellow Card

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    Shaking my fucking head. I'm going to Coachella that weekend and they decide put on 2 cards?

    What's more important?
     
  19. INoHespectChael Black Belt

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    No way Nate holds him against the cage and takes him down all fight like Eddie/RDA.

    Just watch the replay on fight pass or something.

    You can't really do that for coachella.
     
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    Diaz and Rosenthal in the octagon together right after 4/20...will smell kind of funny!
     

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