Chad Mendes doesn't deserve KZ right now

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  1. rl4090526

    rl4090526 Purple Belt

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    Chad Mendes just won tonight via KO 1st round.

    But he doesnt deserve KZ right now just because he knocked out a one trick pony Cody and Yaotzin Meza who I've never even heard of.

    KZ is not fighting till March and Edgar vs Aldo is on February which is perfect timing for KZ's recovery. KZ should get the title shot next.

    On the other hand

    Mendes should just fight the winner of Poirier vs Brookins which is happening tommorow. Mendes vs Poirier most likely imo
     
  2. 180bysummer

    180bysummer Brown Belt

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    KZ and Mendes have trained together; not sure they would take the fight if there are other options.
     
  3. king0fkings1

    king0fkings1 Orange Belt

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    Yeah, a guy who's only lost to Aldo doesn't deserve KZ. Good one.
     
  4. Andrewwawa

    Andrewwawa Brown Belt

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    hes also #2 in the division.

    coming from a kz fan
     
  5. rl4090526

    rl4090526 Purple Belt

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    But who has he beat in the last couple fights to be deserving a fight against the number one CURRENT contender?
     
  6. rl4090526

    rl4090526 Purple Belt

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    Hes number 2 for now cuz he hasnt fought KZ. But after KZ takes the belt he aint number 2
     
  7. Roger FedorAIR

    Roger FedorAIR It ain't easy being white Senior Moderator

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    Translation: "I'm a fanboy of Jung, and want the UFC to shield him from Mendes."

    Also, LOL @ the CONSENUS #2 fighter in his division not "deserving" anyone that isn't the champion.
     
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    hotcurlyweenie Black Belt

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    You crazy.
     
  9. hotcurlyweenie

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    And then there's this truth bomb.
     
  10. mcclarse

    mcclarse Blue Belt

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    Technically Koch should be the next man up and KZ should be fighting HIM for the next #1 contender. Current contender is Edgar.
     
  11. Andrewwawa

    Andrewwawa Brown Belt

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    ? so why wouldnt he deserve kz right now to determine number 2?
     
  12. ichibang

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    No need to answer to TS, he is an extreme Korean zombie nuthugger.

    I like KZ, definitely my favourite fighter, but I would love to see this fight,
    it is not Chad's fault that his opponent pulled out in short notice.
     
  13. ironfist05

    ironfist05 Silver Belt

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    the only reason he fought McKenzie was because the UFC wanted to get him "back in the mix" and he fought Meza as a last minute replacement, he was originally supposed to fight Hacran Dias, which would have been a much more relevant fight
     
  14. kevo1295

    kevo1295 Brown Belt

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    KZ Fan... Mendes most definitely deserves KZ.
     
  15. Andrewwawa

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    Also, why couldnt you just have posted this in the thread you are clearly responding to?
     
  16. Rampeazy77

    Rampeazy77 Blue Belt

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    This! Enough said.
     
  17. rl4090526

    rl4090526 Purple Belt

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    lol I chuckled. Who says Mendes is the number 2? lol anyways Mendes doesnt have shit on KZ and Chad knows it
     
  18. tsetsefly123

    tsetsefly123 Banned Banned

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    man I'd like to see KZ get his Aldo fight. I think he's in the doghouse cause he was crying about fighting in Asia and then when they put the fight in Macau, he got his knee rehabbed instead.
     
  19. Nova44

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    You think Mendes would beat KZ? lol
     
  20. rl4090526

    rl4090526 Purple Belt

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    but Koch shouldnt even have had the shot in the first place. wtf?

    KZ already went through the number one contender fight which was against poirier.

    Why would he need another one?
     

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