Do You Think Cejudo Gets The Next Shot Now?

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  1. Gabe

    Gabe Saturdays are for the Boys

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    Benavidez just got matched up against Bagautinov, so I'd imagine they'll hold Cejudo for the winner of the title next month. Maybe they put him against Formiga if MM loses. Thoughts?
     
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  3. Gabe

    Gabe Saturdays are for the Boys

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    Wouldn't mind seeing Formiga gets smashed on a Fox card next if MM wins, at least he's got s little streak going.
     
  4. BenRichards

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    i thought the guy had a clause in his contract that called for a title shot after two wins. maybe the benavidez fight was just a stay busy fight
     
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    Skydome Banned Banned

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    That's a pretty difficult stay busy fight lol

    the ufc had every idea of giving Cejudo the title shot if heat Chico in impressive fashion, imo. But now he needs one more fight, Formiga makes more sense or they might throw him a can to fight.
     
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    cejodo vs borg. I can dream right?
     
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    I feel like Cejudo vs. Formiga is the fight the flyweight division needs right now.
     
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    Danespina Gold Belt

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    Maybe. Cejudo, Borg, Formiga, and Benavidez are all going to be competing for the next spot, so some mixture of those guys will likely happen. Plus the winner of Holohan/Smolka.
     
  9. waldywaldy

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    Meh. If Dodson wins MM will get an immediate rematch, if he then wins again they'll probably give it to Benavidez (assuming he beats Ali). Besides, Cejudo needs a signature win before he is ready. He has not been impressive so far.
     
  10. SKITZADACTYL

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    honestly i don't know why anyone would want cejudo to get the next shot, it'll be interesting if he shows big improvements but he clearly isn't ready if we're going off his last fight.
     
  11. KhabibTheBeagle

    KhabibTheBeagle Papi de la Sherdog

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    Cejudo fights Formiga, Ortiz or Borg. No-one else makes sense/is available right now.
     
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    Theres no way he gets it yet. He has a nice little winning streak in the UFC with Camus, Carriaso, and Kimura but that's not elite competition. All of his wins are by decision too so he isn't the most exciting fighter. He didn't look great in his last fight with Camus either, even though he felt sick. I think he needs at least 1 or 2 big fights before entering the title picture. I wanted to see him against Benavidez but Formiga would be a good opponent as well. I bet you he fights on that Mexico fight night card.
     

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