(Fight night 74) Some predictions and matches-to-make

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  1. Kanemura

    Kanemura Glacier

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    Some predictions:

    Holloway wins and gets Uriah Faber next
    I really want Silva to win but I think Magney survives the first round and knocks a tired Silva out. I then want Silva to fight Thiago Alves.
    Burkman wins a boring fight and gets Sam Alvey next.
    On a side note, I sure would not mind Nikita Krylov winning and then taking on the Jimi Manuwa who I think loses to Johnson.

    What do you think?
     
  2. VroomyJeeps

    VroomyJeeps Brown Belt

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    Burkman fights at 170 and alvey at 185 brah
     
  3. Kanemura

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    Darn it, I forgot. Then Burkman vs Matt Brown!
     
  4. Spycho

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    TS got the rankings and matchups all wrong. He could do Joe Silva
     
  5. ravstar

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    Thiago Alves is dropping down to 155 lbs.
     
  6. StiG85

    StiG85 Blue Belt

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    Burkman (#30) vs Matt Brown (#9) doesn't make any sense If you ask me. At least not for Brown. Maybe if Brown loses to Gastelum (#12)... But still, not exited for that one.
    If Burkman wins, Burkman (#30) vs KillaBee Saunders (#29) or Larkin (#18)

    (Rankings from Fightmatrix)
     
  7. StiG85

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    That's just SICK! If he can keep his power/cardio on point, I see him going on a good run in LW... although LW maybe is an even crazier division then WW.
     
  8. ravstar

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    Woops...just saw he signed on to face Benson at 170 lbs. Yhough it does say Alves still has plans for 155 lbs after that fight.
     
  9. StiG85

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    Well, I heard some better known MMA journalists talking about Thiago going to 155. When I saw the news of the Henderson matchup, I didn't bother to check, cause I thought it was 155... Apparantly, it's 170. So Henderson stays at 170 for now then I guess.
     

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