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Famous rivals or competitors that never faced each other

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  1. RexChapmanFan Green Belt

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    Whether it's sports, combat, intellectual debate, etc., in many facets of life and competition, there often seems to be competitors or compatriots whom you'd love to see 'face-off' so to speak, but frustratingly never do. You want to see how their skills would match-up, but it seems it was or is just not destined.

    What examples most come to mind? Here's mine:

    Chuck Norris vs. Bruce Lee
    Michael Jordan vs. Lebron James (different eras, but you wonder what would've happened if they were contemporaries)
    Marciano vs. Mike Tyson
     
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    In B4 Floyd and Pac fans take over this thread
     
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    I would have loved to see a prime Gerald McClellan vs a prime Roy Jones Jr. on a professional level. They met in the ammys. That's just small time business though
     
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    leaping lanny poffo and randy mach0 man savage
     
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    Money/Pac Man
    GSP vs. Anderson
    Fedor vs. UFC

    Those three make me a sad panda.
     
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    Ronda has surpassed Pac as Floyd's main nemesis
     
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    floyd/manny
     
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    Rogan ~ Snipes
     
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  11. RexChapmanFan Green Belt

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    Doesn't just have to be fights.

    C.S. Lewis vs. Bertrand Russell in a debate on God's existence
     
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    Of course, prime Ali vs prime Tyson
    And from pop-culture, I guess, Yoda vs Vader or Imperator Palpatine. I can't remember, I think he fought against one of them
     
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    Bert and Ernie. I swear they never faced each other, only the camera.

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    Fedor vs Lesnar

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    How about PBF vs Margarito?

    Or how about Lennox vs Vitali for real?

    Or Donald Brashear vs George Parros

    Or Donald Brashear vs Milan Lucic
     
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    Rickson/Sakuraba in a no time limit match
     
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    One question I've had for a while - Did 'let me bang bro' actually get to bang in the end? Who was he looking to fight?
     
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