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End of Year awards for UFC

Discussion in 'UFC Discussion' started by BrunswickMAF, Aug 6, 2015.

  1. BrunswickMAF Blue Belt

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    All other sports have post season awards for MVP, coach, etc. Do you think the UFC should have awards like these? I know there is the world MMA awards but do you feel the UFC should have their own?

    I propose the following:

    MVP: the fighter that had the most dominate fights that year
    Camp/trainer of the year: Trainer that has done the best job
    KO of the year
    Sub of the year
    Comeback fighter of the year: fighter that rallied back from bad performances

    I think this could be a good promotional tool
     
  2. vkram Brown Belt

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    I think websites do their own version of this
     
  3. wilKO Green, White & Gold belt

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    Sponsor of the year:
    Cut man of the year:
     
  4. Word Blue Belt

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    This sounds self-congratulatory to me. Slightly masturbatory.
     
  5. chitoortiz Gold Belt

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    Babysitter to the stars of the year:
     
  6. HHJ Fedor and Khabib Supremacist

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    they shouldnt do any official stuff like that,leave that for sherdog to do.
     
  7. callofdutyNBA Brown Belt

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    Fighter of the year - Ronda

    Ko of the year - Ronda

    Trainer of the year - Edmond

    MVP of the year - Ronda
     
  8. BrunswickMAF Blue Belt

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    What if it were voted on by the press like other sports
     
  9. Szwok Brown Belt

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    where the only thing that mattered will be PPV sales..... no thx!
     
  10. Th3Sav4ge "ON CHRISTMAS?!?!"

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    ufc dosnt have seasons


    and they do put on award shows
     
  11. SirKratos Silver Belt

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    Employee of the Month:

    Khabib Nurmagomedov.
     
  12. DaveHilly Black Belt

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    There is like a world mma awards now I think.

    The problem with any of these awards is that they heavily skew towards the big name fighters. It makes sense for stuff like best fighter, but a lot of the time best sub or KO goes to someone with a name even if it isn't as good as a regional one. I guess if you take the caliber of opponent into it then I get it, but meh, I don't.
     

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