If Mcgregor beats Miller...

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  1. Estudante

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    Hope miller beats that can crusher.
     
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    I like Connor. He is embracing the promotion aspect of the sport and its much more refreshing than the let's bang bro pre fight interviews. Don't get me wrong, I love the old school let's get down to business fighters but Connor is entertaining in and out of the ring.

    As far as facing poirier, that would be a war. Dustin always tests his opponents on the feet so who knows, he might strike with him the whole time.
     
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    I love Connors attitude, and I love his confidence.
     
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    seems like a logical progression, both are good fights
     
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    If? You mean When.
     
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    I'm a big fan of Dustin but I think Conor will have too much for him on the feet, and I think a lot of people will be surprised by how good Conor is on the deck, his main coach John Kavanagh is a high level BJJ Black belt who was the first Irishman to ever get a black belt, Conor has also been training with Gunnar Nelson for years now so although he has yet to prove it I can't see Conor being weak on the ground.

    Poirier v Holloway was very even on the feet and Conor made Holloway look like a scared little boy for most of that fight.

    I think Conor will win both his next 2 fights quite convincingly.

    Then he will either jump the queue and fight Aldo or he will be tested against a wrestler like Mendes, Edgar or Lamas.
     
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    Cole via sub, R2
     
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    IMO, if McGregor defeats Miller he should face a Top 10 fighter next. Then, if he wins that one, he should face a Top 5 fighter. If he wins that one, then he can get in the title discussion like anyone else.

    He is exciting and has a lot of promise/long term potential. He also has earned two victories in the UFC.
     
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    *When Connor McGregor beats Miller, he will then beat Dustin Poirier.
     
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  13. Estudante

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    Bermudez is exciting, has potential and has six straight victories in the UFC and isn't even mentioned in the title discussion
     
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    Agreed, Bermudez doesn't get as much attention as he deserves, I think it's partly due to most people thinking he lost his fight with Max Holloway, me included.
     
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    It's ok - Chad was in this situation recently and is finally getting his rematch. Just play the waiting game, make money, fight smart and it will all hopefully pay off.

    Jose via T/KO, R1
     
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    Cole will maul him
     
  18. spid3yo

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    If Conor wins I'll puke in my soup
     
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    he'll beat them both, and both are favorable match-ups.
     
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    How would that be a title eliminator? I guess everyone has forgotten about Cub.
     

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