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  1. Jet40 Brown Belt

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    GSP and Nick Diaz share 5 common opponents.
    Diaz is 2-3 with 1 stoppage.
    GSP is 6-0 if you count both Penn fights with 4 stoppages.

    Who is the finisher again?
     
  2. shertard74 Green Belt

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    1,2,&5... 209... stockton.. lodi... norcal.. cesar gracie.. cesar gracie jiu jitsu... richard perez...

    TS, you have no point, Nick gonna whoop dat ass in march, no presser required.. or whatever
     
  3. Quitcherbichen Purple Belt

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    this is one of the dumbest posts i have ever read on sherdog
     
  4. bigz21 Green Belt

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    Put down the joint bro, might help you make a more logical statement than rambling on like an incoherent moron.
     
  5. Martintanley Yellow Belt

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    Lol pretty good
     
  6. JungleJunky Green Belt

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    Oh snap.

    And if Diaz goes to a decision with GSP, that will make 3 in a row for him. Decision Diaz is what I shall call him.
     
  7. I Know It All Purple Belt

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    Sounds like Nate.
     
  8. SimonNova Worship and forget

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    I lol'd
     
  9. _Keyser_Soze_ Brown Belt

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    It's impressive that GSP can finish a true LW in BJ Penn. Very few fighters at any weight have been able to finish Penn. Of course, it took GSP four rounds - and the Penn/Diaz fight only went three - if it had gone another round, Diaz may very well have finished Penn.

    But GSP isn't a finisher. Not anymore. He hasn't finished a true WW since 2007. Nothing wrong with dominating your opponents for five rounds, but to say GSP is a finisher? Not lately...
     
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    Me too, didn't realize Tommy Toe Hold posted here...what,what, what!?!?!
     
  11. Aegon Spengler Gold Belt

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    GSP is better at everything, including finishing. GSP finished BJ Penn, Diaz didn't.
     
  12. Zero_Sen Shodan

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    Penn has only been finished by GSP and Matt Hughes have ... the two greatest ww fighters of all time.
     
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    they have different styles and GSP is a more physical athlete than nick is and I think that contributed to him finishing guys that nick couldn't. Their fight will be an interesting one for sure. Leaning towards GSP.
     
  14. DarthChen731 Gold Belt

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    "May" doesn't mean shit. GSP did and Diaz didn't, and that's all that counts.
     
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    condit layed the blueprint to beat nick. can gsp stand with nick for 5 rounds effectively outstriking him and avoid subs if it hits the ground?? im not making any predictions for this fight. both are elite fighters that can do it all. let's hope for a good competitive exciting match.
     
  16. Rollotomassi Banned Banned

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    GSP has a really bad style for Diaz. In fact he's gonna have the same problem his little brother had with Bendo. Well similar. GSP by stick and move with occasional take down. Same strategy as Condit, but without the flick kicks, instead it will be his wide stance jab.
     
  17. Dookieshoes** Purple Belt

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  18. Jet40 Brown Belt

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    I agree, GSP isn't finishing anymore. Unlike early in his career.
    Nick has struggled to win let alone finish in his entire UFC career.
     
  19. AllAboutTheGame Banned Banned

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    209 Bitches!! 209!
     
  20. Bluntforce420 Black Belt

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    None of that matters TS, if somebody gets finished in the fight it will be GSP
     

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