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Is Wonderboy the best striker in WW?

Discussion in 'UFC Discussion' started by Alex, Feb 8, 2016.

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Is he?

  1. Yes

    68.8%
  2. No

    10.0%
  3. Your poll sucks TS

    21.2%
  1. Alex Astroautist

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    Before the Hendricks fight I thought that Wonderboy is just OK, would never bet on him to KO Hendricks in the first round.
    Wonderboy jusr destroyed IMO the best fighter in the division, is he that good or Hendricks sucked? And how is Wonderboy compared to other strikers?
     
  2. BisexualMMA Don't Put My Name in the Name of Steroids!

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    Offhand, I am inclined to say that he is.
     
  3. forskarn Yellow Belt

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    His striking is the best period. I expect him to be the next champion if he gets a title shot now. If he faces someone like Maia on the way, he could be in trouble..
     
  4. Buff Trash Belt Degenerate

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    He's definitely got the best credentials but you shouldn't have put option 3 of you wanted a serious poll.
     
  5. SlicerDM Peace is a lie, there is only passion Double Yellow Card

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    Yes. He is very offensively and defensively sound.

    But that might be thrown out the window if he gets into a dog fight.

    Fighting Lawler, it's going to be a dog fight.

    I wouldn't mind him vs Rory either. Would be a close fight.
     
  6. Alex Astroautist

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    I agree, that's why I voted for option 3 myself.
     
  7. JohnWick The Baba Yaga Banned

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    Definitely. I could have told you that though before the Hendricks fight.
     
  8. SpiderCrawl Red Belt

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    I think Rory would out strike him, Robbie would aswell.
     
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    I think he probably is but I also picked option 3. Just because.
     
  10. sidecheckkick Double Yellow Card Double Yellow Card

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    Michael Venom Page vs Wonderboy Thompson for best striker in MMA
     
  11. PhantomBlade Orange Belt

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    In pure striking? I would say without a doubt. (sorry Carlos, I still luv ya)
    I think Robbie would have had as much trouble as Hendricks but he has the benefit of his post fight analysis of what Wonderboy did to baffle him to bring into his training.
    Maia has a way of dragging top prospects down to Earth though
     
  12. Alex Astroautist

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    You mean second best after Conor.
     
  13. ufc_vs_pride Purple Belt

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    Page striking is overrated
     
  14. sidecheckkick Double Yellow Card Double Yellow Card

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    Conor fights midgets so he's irrelevant.
     
  15. Alex Astroautist

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    How can you be an MMA fan and call half of the roster "midgets"?
     
  16. sidecheckkick Double Yellow Card Double Yellow Card

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    That's hard to prove

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  17. D4C Blue Belt

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    I think he just exposed how bad Hendricks' striking game is.
     
  18. Nelly Red Belt

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    Yes to Rory because he is long, has kicks, and will mix things up with his grappling. Robbie no way. He would get picked apart outside much worse than what Condit did.
     
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    Add Condit to my list, Robbie would close the distance better than Hendricks, and eventually TKO him.
     
  20. marcusnz80 Purple Belt

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    That was about the best striking performance Ive ever seen in the octagon considering Hendricks's talent and chin. Probably only Anderson v Forrest was better
     

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