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can lawler win the belt again?

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  1. saberd Blue Belt

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    im assuming he's fightin the loser of maia/condit after that whats next? can he become the champ again or is age and his chin catching up to him?
     
  2. TheIrishPsycho Whiskey Belt

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    I think so, unless his chin is completely shot - which it might well be...

    Robbie has always been a slow starter - his best attribute is his consistent violence throughout a fight which only seems to grow the longer the fight goes...

    His coaches should use that and have him sit for a round or two before going Full-Lawler.
     
  3. Shotcy Orange Belt

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    He can but I'd give other WW a much better chance, especially if GSP is in the picture now.
     
  4. TheRuthlessOne Banned Banned

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    75% chance to win the belt again
     
  5. Just Creed Gold Belt Platinum Member

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    Maybe. He should take a break though cause that chin got rattled
     
  6. BokaBokte Brown Belt

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    I dunno if he even wants to win it again...
     
  7. The Blue Bird Orange Belt

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    Hell yeah he can
     
  8. IowaIceMan Green Belt

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    With his power he can, but I don't know if he will. I see Maia subbing him if they fight, I don't know if he has the energy for another title chase if he needs more than a win or two before getting his shot.
     
  9. brownbelt1990 Green Belt

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    He could win it back, but I think Wonderboy is going to be the next Champ and that he'd beat Lawler 9 times out of 10. I think he could beat Woodley if they fought again, though
     
  10. TheRuthlessOne Banned Banned

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    Well if Woodley fights Diaz that means Robbie can fight Wonderboy

    With a win over him Robbie is number 1 contender again
     
  11. Codpiece Not afraid to care

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    I think it is unlikely, but he was nothing if not exciting so I'd welcome it.
     
  12. Bmurray Black Belt

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    Its definitely possible

    We'll have to see how he handles taking punches in his next fight

    After losing to Hendricks in his first attempt he came back much stronger
     
  13. 12ga. Silver Belt

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    No. He never won it in the first place.

    Highly overrated. Happy when Ty-run beat him. Only way to beat Lawler is KO because he will be gifted a decision and Ty-run did so as I said he would.
     
  14. TheScorpionDude Get over here! ~~~~~~~~~~~~==>

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    Unless a miracle happens and he gets younger I don't think so.

    You can't have sharp reflexes forever, and I think that his time is up.

    But hey, he made a career comeback, got the title, defended it. He should be proud of himself.

    Plus he was always exciting as the champ, didn't hold back, HUGE RESPECT !
     
  15. FinBJJ Black Belt

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    Higly unlikely imo. Getting old, bad stylistic fights in the division, all the wars. Not to mention what this loss might do to him mentally.
     
  16. Logical Fella C Yellow Belt

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    I think he's been doing that in most of his recent fights, unless he really hurts his opponent early on.

    It's kind of interesting how he usually starts out with a lot of kicks and then gradually switches to mostly punches, too.
     
  17. empsim Brown Belt

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    I dont think he'll get a title match any time soon

    despite what sherdog thinks he really wasnt that popular of a champion
     
  18. Essie waif Platinum Member

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    I don't think so. He got two gifts decisions and a last round KO that saved him from losing his belt to Rory and then got knocked out. His run wasn't remotely impressive and I don't see him getting back to the title. Wonderboy would embarrass him, Condit already beat him, Woodley knocked him out with ease, Maia submits him. I think he could have some fun fights though.
     
  19. Squintz Red Belt

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    Woodley cracked that chin good. I think it's all down hill from here on out. I can see the rest of his career going similar to Liddell's after Rampage Cracked him the 2nd time.
     
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    He will.
     

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