Conor is as proven as Chad/Lamas/Cub

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  1. GBcrazy

    GBcrazy Brown Belt

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    All three of them have 2 top ten wins and a tons of beatings on cans. The exception is that Conor looked more impressive. No one complained about Chad's and Lamas' last run to the title: both beat 1 top ten guy.

    In summary, looking at their entire UFC career:

    Conor has 2 top ten wins (#6 Poirier and #10 Siver)
    Chad has 2 top ten wins (#4 Cub Swanson and #8 Niki Lentz)
    Lamas has 2 top ten wins (#4 Cub Swanson and #7 Bermudez)
     
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    Don't get the point of the thread is anyone complaining about him getting a shot? He'll lose then have to face guys like Frankie, Chad, and Lamas soon enough.
     
  3. RJ43

    RJ43 The Baddy

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    Don't waste your time. People would rather see Aldo rematch the top 5 again to maintain status quo than admit that this is not only the best fight in the division, but probably the best fight in any division on the horizon.
     
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    Mongler Yellow Belt

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    Conor has 2 top ten wins (#6 Poirier and #10 Siver)
    Chad has 2 top ten wins (#4 Cub Swanson and #8 Niki Lentz)
    Lamas has 2 top ten wins (#4 Cub Swanson and #7 Bermudez)
    McGregor has 2 top ten wins (#6 Poirier and #10 Siver)

    All beaten by Aldo.
     
  5. GBcrazy

    GBcrazy Brown Belt

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    Yeah there are tons of people complaining so I made this thread out of frustration.

    That said, he is not going to lose to Aldo. May Conor bless your soul
     
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    Chad had the most tools against Aldo, still does, and Aldo still outclassed him.

    Aldo still wins, doesn't matter how proven.
     
  8. Taric

    Taric Gold Belt

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    Chad, Lamas, and Cub all have superior resumes in comparison to Conor McGregor.
     
  9. warriorfan808

    warriorfan808 Black Belt

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    Lamas and Chad both beat guys in the top 5.
     
  10. Donny White

    Donny White Brown Belt

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    -insert incredulous Cormier gif-
     
  11. Meathead Jock

    Meathead Jock WAR ASKREN

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    Not sure of his ranking at the time, but Aldo was set to fight Koch who Lamas also beat.
     
  12. Agnawedbone

    Agnawedbone Yellow Card Yellow Card

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    Brimage Holloway Brandao Poirier Siver is a damn good run.
     
  13. Billthebutcher2

    Billthebutcher2 Green Belt

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    Well those guys all fought people who could be bad style matchups for them, Conor hasn't. Edgar deserves the shot, but I have no problem with the UFC doing this for business. Conor will have to fight Aldo and probably Edgar and a few of the others at some point no matter what happens in this next fight, so we'll know what he's made of sooner or later.
     

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