chris weidman or jake shields

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  1. jasonjonesmma

    jasonjonesmma White Belt

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    I think this would be a pretty even matchup. Who do you think would get the win?
     
  2. Blindead

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    Weidman by not being one dimensional. Plus Shields was never really a MW, just a big WW who moved up to MW for good fights. Weidman probably has a good 10 pounds on him.
     
  3. Papasmurf45619

    Papasmurf45619 Purple Belt

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    K1 shields kills him
     
  4. Petoria

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    Weidman would easily stop his takedowns and outstrike him. Weidman by UD.
     
  5. J Dilla

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    I think it would look like the Munoz fight only worse. Jake has nothing for Weidman.
     
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    I would rather see an Okami rematch. I think my boy Yushin would take it easily.

    Okami vs Weidman would be a tough call.

    Weidman vs Shields would be pretty one sized.
     
  7. iloveufc123

    iloveufc123 UFC <3

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    Weidman would stomp on Shields.
     
  8. rorydaboss

    rorydaboss Brown Belt

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    Weidman is a stronger Shields with better wrestling. His bjj is not as good as Shields but I don't think it is that far off. Weidman takes this fight on the feet or from top position.
     
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    Would be complete domination by Weidman. Not even close at all.
     
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    I would love Shields vs Jacare.
     
  11. SwagJuice

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    lol Shields , really ???
     
  12. atxmmafan

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    shields via eye poke
     
  13. Threetrees

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    Weidman by striking
    On the ground it's a close fight but it'd never get there
     
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    Weidman would likely win and probably make it look easy.

    With that being said....I hope I NEVER have to see Shields fight again.
     
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    Karelinator Bulgarian pursuittt Platinum Member

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    I like Shields, but Weidman would stomp him. Bad match-up.

    Weidman is pretty much Shields with actual raw power and dynamic movements. Probably bit less polished technically, but sheer physical difference is too big.
     
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    shields is getting older and unless he puts together some sort of standup, IMO he won't be competitive again at any weight class.
     
  17. TheComebackKid

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    It could be domination by Weidman or a Shields grapple fest. I could see either one playing out.
     
  18. HaulParris

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    Intriguing match-up. Jacare's stand-up has been steadily improving, and he does have power in his hands, so I believe he would have an advantage on the feet. On the ground it's a toss-up, but if it does go the distance, I think Jake has better endurance.
     
  19. Mike01010101a

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    Weidman is a real deal. His wresting and speed is dangerous. IMHO he is the next big thing in MW
     
  20. Karelinator

    Karelinator Bulgarian pursuittt Platinum Member

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    While Mayhem almost getting a sub can be considered some kind of 'fluke', I guess, I still would say that Jacare ground game has to be considered better.
     

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