"I am going to knock him out without a doubt" -Thiago Alves

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  1. slyslickNwicked

    slyslickNwicked Brown Belt Platinum Member

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  2. TheRuthlessOne

    TheRuthlessOne Violence Belt

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    Alves will probably gas

    bendo takes him down

    wrestlefuck

    maybe a sub
     
  3. Peteyandjia

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    Alves is really tough, but wrestling & jiujitsu can circumvent tough.

    Bendo is reliable & has great cardio.
     
  4. VinceArch

    VinceArch Venom in the veins.

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    I wonder if Ben will try to get the TD's for this fight or if he will feel comfortable standing with Thiago?
     
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    I think Ben is gunna smoke Alves.
     
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    Mind = Ben
    Heart = Pitbull

    Pitbull by TKO in the third round.
     
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    TimeZone187 Green Belt

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    Alves is just way too slow now. Too many injuries.
     
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    Ragnarocker Banned Banned

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    I hope he does. Gotta support Bendo as one of the first big names in recent memory to fight up at a more natural weight class and show that true warrior spirit. Now if only he'd braid that hair or cut it off.
     
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    lykae23 Student of the Gentle Art

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    Same way he was going to knock out Condit?

    Nah.
    Ben by UD or 4th round RNC.
     
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  11. Sosua

    Sosua Yeah nah

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    I think Alves has good enough TDD and striking to give Benson major problems for a few rounds.

    He's quicker than Thatch and has better defensive grappling.

    Interesting fight.
     
  12. slyslickNwicked

    slyslickNwicked Brown Belt Platinum Member

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    Like a 10-8 round include? or just a convincing win by Ben
     
  13. deviake

    deviake RIGHT MEOW YEAH

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    Tough. Very winnable fight for Henderson, but I'm hoping Alves learned from his losses to GSP and Fitch. Henderson might have problems getting him down -- if that's the case, Alves by stoppage.
     
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    Wasn't the time he braided his hair the time he got subbed by Pettis? Im not sure he will ever braid his hair again.
     
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    I think he can stop him. When was the last time Alves really looked good? Condit smoked him and he was getting beaten down by Mein until the hail mary body shot
     
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    The ScorpioN "GET OVER HERE!"

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    Bendo grapple fucks him en route to a RNC in the 2nd/3rd rd.
     
  17. MidgardSerpent

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    Another thrilling 'Imma knock him out' fighter soundbite!
     
  18. Elysianwing

    Elysianwing Mr. Mojo Risin' Belt

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    Bendo is going (to continue) to show the world that Alves hasn't been a credible threat at WW since GSP got done with him.
     
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    I don't expect Bendo will rely on his stand up very much. He'll clinch and wrestle Alves down and try to control him.
     
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    Henderson by sub
     

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