I can't imagine a UFC card headlined by strawweight women

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  1. bugrimmar Orange Belt

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    1. There's no star in the division.

    2. The champion got crowned via reality show.

    3. Can you imagine a women's strawweight championship bout being the main event with a fight like Gustaffson-Rumble in the undercard? (Since Dana said that championship bouts are always main events).

    4. The women are really talented and have legit skills but men's lightest weightclasses can't draw crap as it is, even with overwhelmingly talented stars like Demetrious Johnson. Thus, can they draw fully based on just sex appeal? They'll draw me for sure (Paige Vanzant definitely will) but will it be broad enough to justify a card?
     
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    I can't imagine a card headlined by any woman ever
     
  3. DjToon Purple Belt

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    Must have had your eyes closed in the past then?
     
  4. Frank23 Enter Sandman Belt Platinum Member

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    You are speaking the truth.
     
  5. stealthmode Brown Belt

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    I wouldn't watch
     
  6. Headkicktoleg Double Yellow Card Double Yellow Card

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    I'm talking real cards not tuf reunion shows
     
  7. BigMuffler Loli is love loli is life!

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    If Shotgun vs OSP can headline, anything can.
     
  8. Mr. Fresca Thanks for playing

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    It'll happen, but the card won't sell shit.

    It'll basically be a social statement just like sending women to Ranger school. Makes zero sense but gives a handful of people a warm and fuzzy.
     
  9. DjToon Purple Belt

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    ufc 170
     
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  12. bonghead420 Green Belt

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    Ronda? 170? 157?

    EDIT: Damn beaten to it like 3 times lol.
     
  13. bugrimmar Orange Belt

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    whether he sucks now or not, shogun draws money.
     
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    You not heard of Ronda bro?
     
  15. Rittsy Red Belt

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    Strawweight will co-headline for a while, until they have the charismatic champion at least.
     
  16. El Fernas Silver Belt

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    Like you said, championship fights are more important, that doesnt mean they would be the main event, it will be featured with a men championship fight as co-main event until they draw enough atention, end even then, if they do not reach Ronda
     
  17. Th3Sav4ge "What the fuck is happening!?"

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    People said that before ronda headlined
     
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    Sorry I must have forgot because I never watched them
     
  19. bonghead420 Green Belt

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    Fair enough.
     
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    If it happens it happens, if the rest of the card is decent I'll watch.
     

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