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Do you think any fighter w/ more than 4 losses will ever hold a belt?

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  1. Sickplicity Blue Belt

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    The current UFC champs records are as follows:

    HW: Cain Velasquez (11-1)
    LHW: Jon Jones (17-1)
    MW: Anderson Silva (33-4)
    WW: Georges St. Pierre (23-2)
    LW: Benson Henderson (18-2)
    FW: Jose Aldo (21-1)
    BW: Dominick Cruz (19-1)
    FLW: Demetrious Johnson (16-2-1)

    No interim title holders please.

    But do you think we'll ever see a champ that has morep than 4 losses?

    I mean, look at right now how elite the champs are.

    All of them besides Silva have between 1 & 2 losses. It shows a lot as to how good these fighters are. They're all elite and they're always fighting the best competition their division can provide them.

    Once again, do you think it is possible?
     
  2. OldBoy91 Black Belt

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    Randy thinks it's possible.
     
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    Ubereem has a good chance.
     
  4. CraneKicks Doublespeak

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    Sure it's possible. I can almost guarantee it happens at some point.
     
  5. Yorak Hunt White Belt

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    Shogun, bj
     
  6. wellsdj1 Red Belt

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    Well Couture and Penn did it back in the day so I guess it's possible. I can't think of anyone off the top of my head who has more than 4 loses who might be a future champion.
     
  7. MirByArmbar Green Belt

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    Overeem is the next heavyweight champion so it'll happen relatively soon
     
  8. Tyler51** Banned Banned

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    Nope no way never has and never will happen.
     
  9. cmw43 Bad Boys Club

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    Reem or Sonnen ;-)
     
  10. BigE562 Blue Belt

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    I think so.
     
  11. cOugAr_LIbRe_85 Brown Belt

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    marquardt has a fair few losses too. he looks a danger to GSP IMO
     
  12. kill_bot Blue Belt

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    already happened many many times...
     
  13. Grapplingwizard** Banned Banned

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    Shogun won the title with 4 losses, although of them were the weird broken arm against coleman and the decision he was robbed of. Griffin won the title with 4 losses. Same with AS, although one of them was a DQ. Nick Diaz beat Gomi who was the pride LW champ with 6 losses. He didn't get the belt cause it wasn't a title fight for i forgot what reason, but he was the unofficial champ.
     
  14. Muskie Blue Belt

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    Yes Randy and I think it will happen again, consider that Chael is getting yet another title shot, he's got two notable losses to Silva but he has several outside the UFC.

    Matt Hughes lost multiple times to Dennis Hallman and yet held the WW title for years after that...

    I don't think the thread starter has watched MMA for more than say 10 years.
     
  15. Tyler51** Banned Banned

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    10 years? Id say no more than 3.
     
  16. Oliver Geddes Amateur Fighter

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    A better question would be will there be a UFC champion with more than 4 UFC losses?
     
  17. mcclarse Blue Belt

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    Didn't get the belt because PRIDE was shady and sometimes rigged. The Yakuza sent Diaz in there to be the sacrificial UFC "lamb" to prove PRIDE's superiority, but just in case, they weren't gonna make it a title fight.
     
  18. elzar Red Belt

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    serra is another example of someone who had four losses when he beat gsp.

    guess the question is more than four.

    sure, not sure why this should be some sort of barrier.
     
  19. DaBerrs3 Orange Belt

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    Overeem will probably get taken down like JDS did against Cain and lose, same with Diaz, but they could do it, also maybe Hendo? Marquardt? Swanson? Hell even Sonnen could
     
  20. D1wrestla Purple Belt

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    i vote new thread ^^^^ way better
     

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