Fights To Make After UFC 165

Discussion in 'UFC Discussion' started by TKJ, Sep 22, 2013.

  1. TKJ

    TKJ Brown Belt

    Oct 2, 2007
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    Stephan Thompson v Sean Pierce

    Wilson Reis v Brad Pickett

    Myles Jury v Jim Miller

    Pat Healy v Melendez/Sanchez loser - Solid fight between two fighter who are coming off of high level losses. Lets see who deserves to still be in the contender conversations.

    Khabib Nurmagomedov v Benson Henderson - Nurmagomedov asked for a title shot after his win over Healy. Lets see if he's really on that level. The way I figure, the winner of this fight would find themselves in a #1 contender fight.

    Costas Philippou v Tom Watson - Two fighters looking to remain relevant.

    Francis Carmont v Yushin Okami - See how good Carmont's grappling really is.

    Matt Mitrione v GG/Jordan loser - Why not?

    Brendan Schaub v GG/Jordan winner - Seems right with where they all are in their careers right now.

    Eddie Wineland v Bryan Caraway - A Couple guys floating a round that top 10 spot.

    Renan Barao v Dominick Cruz - Hopefully this fight can finally happen and we can unify the belts.

    Jon Jones v Alexander Gustafsson II - Make it happen.
  2. Drake

    Drake Guest

    Wineland & Caraway.......?!
  3. Matthew Fedler

    Matthew Fedler Professional Fighter Professional Fighter

    Jul 21, 2006
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    Saskatchewan, Canada
    Jones vs Texeira
    Gustafsson vs Nogueira
    Barao vs Cruz
    Wineland vs Easton
    Schaub vs Miocic
    Mitrione vs Vera
    Carmont vs Boetsch
    Costa vs Rockhold
    Khabib vs RDA
    Healy vs Melendez/Sanchez loser
  4. Jawth

    Jawth Silver Belt

    Nov 3, 2011
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    I'm a Jury fan, but no way he deserves Miller after a performance like that.
  5. matrat103

    matrat103 Guns don't kill people, the government does. Platinum Member

    Mar 16, 2010
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    Wherever's not gonna get me hit.
    Jon Jones vs. Glover Teixieira
    Alexander Gustafsson vs. Diet Nog or Gegard Mousasi
    Renan Barao vs. Dominick Cruz
    Eddie Wineland vs. Yuri Alcantara
    Brendan Schaub vs. Stipe Miocic
    Matt Mitrione vs. Pat Barry (Something tells me they're buddies but I also know Barry doesn't seem to have an issue with that).
    Francis Carmont vs. Yushin Okami
    Costa Philippou vs. Luke Rockhold
    Khabib Nurmagomedov vs. Rafael dos Anjos
    Pat Healy vs. Jamie Varner

    Myles Jury vs. Isaac Vallie-Flagg
    Mike Ricci vs. Joe Proctor
    Wilson Reis vs. Mitch Gagnon
    Ivan Menjivar vs. Johnny Bedford
    Stephen Thompson vs. Lim Hyun-Gyu
    Chris Clements vs. Justin Edwards
    Dustin Kimura vs. Hugo Viana

    John Makdessi vs. Piotr Hallman
    Renee Forte vs. Ryan Couture
    Michael Prazeres vs. Mark Bocek
    Jesse Ronson vs. Ramsey Nijem
    Alex Caceres vs. Bryan Caraway
    Roland Delorme vs. Vaughan Lee
    Daniel Omielańczuk vs. Geronimo dos Santos
    Nandor Guelmino vs. Shane del Rosario
  6. Kungzlatan

    Kungzlatan White Belt

    Dec 30, 2007
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    Gus vs Nog or Mousassi!? Thats crazy... they are way under his level at this point.
  7. matrat103

    matrat103 Guns don't kill people, the government does. Platinum Member

    Mar 16, 2010
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    Wherever's not gonna get me hit.
    1) He's already had scheduled fights against both of them that fell through.

    2) Who else is there? Rashad, Hendo, and Chael are all booked, Alex and Davis train together, Glover is fighting Jones next, and Machida is dropping to 185. It's one of those two or Bader, and at least Nog and Mousasi are on winning streaks.

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