If DC wins, instant rematch!

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  1. WendalClark17

    WendalClark17 Purple Belt

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    I don't know if this has been discussed at all, but if DC wins it seems to me that it is a given that there will be an instant rematch, holding up the contender line even longer. This seems to be the way the UFC match-making is run these days. Beating the champ is not good enough, you have to beat him twice in a row.

    This would obviously screw over Gustaffson/Rumble who will have to wait until long after what would likely be a July 4th long weekend rematch. Perhaps delaying their chance until the end of 2015.

    All these rematches are robbing us of some potentially great NEW title fights. Yes, I realize Robbie/Rory already fought and same with Alex/Jones, but Rory seems to have upped his game since their match and Alex, although he lost a decision, beat Bones into a living death.

    When will someone, other than us sherdoggers who do nothing but bitch and complain, call out the UFC on staging too many immediate rematches?
     
  2. the ax murderer

    the ax murderer Looking At The Stars.

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    Depends on the win.

    Close decision? Sure.

    Dumps Jon on his head while shouting "Did you think I'd just let you kill me!?" Probably not.
     
  3. Gorkle

    Gorkle Purple Belt

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    You're getting a little ahead of yourself here. The fight hasn't even happened. Cormier has to win first, beforr a rematch might be offered.

    It depends on how the fight went in my opinion. If its an entirely one sided beatdown (it wont be), then no rematch. If its competetive or contraversial then there should be one.
     
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    loisestrad Gold Belt Platinum Member

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    You don't? Seriously, do you even sherdog, bro?
     
  5. bloodyknuck

    bloodyknuck Green Belt

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    That second part made me laugh, I think Jones gets the rematch simply because he had so many title defenses, Barao didnt get an immediate rematch, and if Gus wins that would be a rematch anyways.
     
  6. PivotPunch

    PivotPunch Red Belt

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    There are too many rematches with title fights nowadays. Hendricks Lawlor 3 without Hendricks having fought anyone is a joke. Lawlor had to earn a rematch but Hendricks fights Lawlor 3 times in a row it's ridiculous
     
  7. WendalClark17

    WendalClark17 Purple Belt

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    Ok, it's been discussed, but the ramifications (screwing over Gustaffson again!) maybe haven't been
     
  8. Fight Gone Bad

    Fight Gone Bad Brown Belt

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    Cormier said he wants to whip him twice to make him feel like he will never be on his level smh
     
  9. Pirroh

    Pirroh Black Belt

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    pls no

    no more immediate rematches
     
  10. WendalClark17

    WendalClark17 Purple Belt

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    Exactly. Lawlor is such an exciting fighter that it's a shame we gotta see him fight the same guy again and again, a guy that wants to wall n' stall his way to victory, or win a cheap decision with takedowns in the last 30 seconds of each round.
     
  11. ilfirin

    ilfirin Silver Belt

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    This.
     
  12. MartyMcFry

    MartyMcFry Brown Belt

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    The way UFC does things, it's hard to see that not happening if DC wins.
     
  13. parzark**

    parzark** Orange Belt

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    DC will almost kill Jones on Saturday. Jones will still be offered a rematch, but will decline.
     
  14. Credo

    Credo Proper Gold

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    This.
     
  15. Hans Gercmiov

    Hans Gercmiov Titanium Belt

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    Bold prediction there.
     
  16. Rvd Slmr

    Rvd Slmr Silver Belt

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    Barao got a rematch, he was sick and couldn't fight but the fight was booked. If Jones loses he'll get an instant rematch regardless of how badly he loses.
     
  17. 7437

    7437 Gold Belt

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    I hate trilogies of fights. They are fucking stupid 99% of the time. What happens to Hendricks if he loses again? JDS territory. Same thing for Lawler.

    Not sure what the fuck Joe Silva is doing, but they need to fire hos ass.
     
  18. Blackened

    Blackened It is a new era! Double Yellow Card

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    I think it'd be a fair time for Gus/Jones 2 if he loses... or wins.
     
  19. ZuffaExecutive

    ZuffaExecutive Red Belt

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    Yes he did he just failed to make weight........

    Jones will get a rematch,if he loses.

    Also ts,jones via tko stoppage in the 4th
     
  20. Elysianwing

    Elysianwing Mr. Mojo Risin' Belt

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    I don't expect Jones gets an immediate rematch if he gets demolished. If it's competitive though(even if he does get stopped late), yeah, he probably does.
     

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