DC vs Jones 3 for HW Belt: who would take it?

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  1. Njmma209 Banned Banned

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    I got Jones via UD 49-46. Discuss.
     
  2. BoD 2.0 Black Belt

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    Gotta go with Jones. No tune-up though? It would be a tough one to call. Jones for me though.
     
  3. Fungoose Kitty Whisperer

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    DC is a different beast at HW.
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    DC by KO.
     
  4. LouisBolanos Popcorn tastes good

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    Jones, because by the time he comes back DC would have retired for 3+ years.
     
  5. 90 50 Gold Belt

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    Jones has that number, some people just don’t match up well against others and this is one of those cases.

    Stipe could well easily beat jones. And dc can beat stipe but dc just can’t beat jones
     
  6. 20falarVerdades Silver Belt

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    Wasn't DC a different beast in their second fight too

    What happened then
     
  7. LouisBolanos Popcorn tastes good

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    Jones tested positive, fight was ruled NC and he got suspended.
     
  8. ImNotSurpisedDonks! Banned Banned

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    The only numbers Jones has over D.C. is the roid dealers telephone number and the number of CC's that he shoots in his ass. 3 fights with D.C. and three failed drug tests (not to mention Lil girl T levels). He's shook by D.C. Bad!
     
  9. McBlaze Purple Belt

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    There isnt a fight I would rather watch then DC vs Jon Jones... I wish these guys fought 10 times, elite of the elite.
     
  10. Frank23 Enter Sandman Belt Platinum Member

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    Jon Jones via TKO.
     
  11. IngaVovchanchyn Titanium Belt Platinum Member

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    I got Jones vs anyone but USADA.
     
  12. Jawth Silver Belt

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    Jones beats him again.

    Jones might be a cheater and a douchebag, but he's a better fighter than Cormier, and proved it twice.
     
  13. VanMMA Brown Belt

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    I'll go with Jones. Over 5 rounds he will embrace the grind better in the later rounds. 48-47.
     
  14. AC1D1K Silver Belt

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    Clean jones fets 50 45d by dc
     
  15. Newave Green Belt

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    Let’s break this down: DC lost decisively in the first fight. In the second fight he got knocked out on the second round. Neither fighters has changed significantly since their last fight and they were both big light heavies so at heavy weight they would still have all the same size differences as their other fights. Hmmm this is a tough one...

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  16. Rittsy Red Belt

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    Jones. He's 2-0. He beat DC last time with an over 14 month layoff.
     
  17. drbolony -El Styles-

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    Gotta see Jones at HW first. I got DC by KO. DC lands a lot on Jon, if HW DC lands:

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  18. Sapp Silver Belt

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    Uphill battle for DC stylistically. Unless we see a decline in Jon's performance (ahem) I favour him in the matchup. Jon's game is just a nightmare for him. It's tough to beat Jon without having the physical attributes to compete with him at range. Maybe DC could win if he lands the same way on him with HW power and somehow that makes the difference but I can't really base a prediction on that.
     
  19. FloydMayweatherMMA Money Belt

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    Jones took PED's.
     
  20. Sinthesized Black Belt

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    Precisely
     

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