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Gaining hespect

Discussion in 'UFC Discussion' started by abrasion, Aug 16, 2016.

  1. abrasion Ancient one

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    Was thinking about bispings win over rockhold, and nates win over conor, and thinkibg about how much hespect they both recieved from those single victory's. Anyways it got me to wondering what fighter has gained the most hespect from just one single win. Could be a career defining win, or just a big upset. Anyways, lets hear some imo's.
     
  2. Darwinambrosius Thought you had a friend, boy?

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    Lando got a lot of respect when he lost to Tony Ferguson.
     
  3. loyalyolayal Steel Belt

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    When Machida won over Shogun. The whole mma world became Shogun fans.
     
  4. joeyjoejoe Silver Belt

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    The Chris got some serious respect after his back to back wins over the spider.
     
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    Dudes name is Lando, he doesn't have to try hard.
     
  6. Reach4theSky Playin' a riddim

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    When BJ beat Hughes to win the ww belt...
     
  7. abrasion Ancient one

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    While not a "single" victory i would have to agree.
     
  8. marwash Booty Warrior

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    i will hespect CM Punk if he doesn't get ktfo in the first round.
     
  9. shaffmeister GRACIE BARRA

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    When holly holm ended rondas career.
     
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  11. Alphafail Brown Belt

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    Much as I despise the man, McGregor's win over Aldo was pretty amazing.
     
  12. davisbe "Perfect Every Time."

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    ^This.^
    Also, Couture vs. Tim Sylvia, IIRC.
     
  13. McGrubie Brown Belt

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    Not a win, but Roy Nelson made me a fan after the beating he took from JDS. That was insane.
     
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    Frankie beating BJ, Weidman beating Anderson, Magny beating Lombard, Holly beating Ronda, Hendericks beating Fitch
     
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    Gonzaga over Crocop put him on the map pretty solid
     
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  17. Wizzlebiz Wizzlebiz is the Wizziest

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    Seems to me gus got the most respect from a single fight when he sent jones to the hospital.
     

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