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Gustafsson ready to return

Discussion in 'UFC Discussion' started by KGmma, May 11, 2021.

  1. KGmma Blue Belt

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    Gustafsson is looking big. You think he have one more run in him?

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  2. pic didn't work man
     
  3. Get To Da Choppa Brown Belt

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    He'll have a good chance in the geriatric HW division. He'll be the Erick Silva of that weight class. Werdum is a difficult matchup for a lot of HW if you can't get dictate where the fight goes, so I'm willing to look past his loss against Werdum
     
  4. kalabula Red Belt

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    No pic. My guess is, he looks pretty much the same as always.
     
  5. Bradillac Brown Belt

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    So he's coming back at HW. Gus vs Jones 3 is the fight to make.
     
  6. K-Bag If life gives you lemons you make potato salad.

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  7. GlennButerol Yellow Belt

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    Was wondering what he was up to...

    For only an average record of 18-7, those are some tough ass loses:

    Jones x2, Cormier, rumble, Werdum, Anthony Smith, young undefeated Phil Davis
     
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  8. SKITZADACTYL Steel Belt

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    im ready to be disappointed again!
     
  9. Zebra Cheeks Sweet Cheeks Staff Member Senior Moderator

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    I’ve always felt Gustafson struggled with focus. I hope he is truly back and returns in-shape
     
  10. JustOnce Always learning

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    Prime Gus vs Jiri would be exciting.
    Jiri vs Prime Rumble would be madness.
     
  11. VinceArch I am all of me.

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    His volume striking isn't all that effective at HW, he needs to sit on his punches more. Give him Greg Hardy, it's an easy win for him at least.
     
  12. HatKick Purple Belt

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    He's young enough but I don't dare to hope anymore. He needs to show us something to win his fans back.
     
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  13. sonhow Silver Belt

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    As much I am Gus fan and think Greg is meh - Greg does have one quality that seems to cause Gus problems.
     
  14. SalvadorAllende Steel Belt

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    I can understand losing to Jones DC and Rumble. Maybe even ancient Werdum.

    Smith? That night I lost all hope for Gus.
     
  15. shogunrua White Belt

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    He's half in the game and should stay retired.
     
  16. USA!USA! Red Belt

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    Hope the guy is fully committed. I think he can beat a good amount of HWs. Maybe just needed to increase his strength/tdd. I thought he was gonna have his way with werdum, but that seemed to be his issue.
     
  17. Gus was cool but never complete imo he was kind of also easily figured out, just on some nights he gave more than others. He's good but I think the game has evolved past his style, and like someone else said he doesn't match up well with hws.
     
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    Huge gus fan, but I don't believe him. He is one of the biggest disappointments in MMA for me.
     
  19. loisestrad Gold Belt Platinum Member

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    No, actually. The average age of the top 10 hw is 33.7, and Gus is 34.
     
  20. TheMessiah Black Belt

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    I wish but rather unlikely
     
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