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Joanna vs Holly

Discussion in 'The Lightweights' started by muaytao, Feb 19, 2016.

  1. muaytao Brown Belt

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    Lets says they're both 135. Who takes its? i personally think joanna, she will have trouble landing punching but she will eventually clinch and throw knees and elbows.
     
  2. BornOnMonday Rise. Platinum Member

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    JJ's my bae, but I dunno. That Holly's a big girl with a big frame. In pure striking, I give JJ a much better chance, but in full MMA, I think Holly might just outmuscle her.
     
  3. joeyjoejoe Silver Belt

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    I think them long punches and kicks would give her a lot of trouble.
     
  4. emog1 Double Yellow Card Double Yellow Card

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    HH striking is good
    JJ striking is elite

    Thats all
     
  5. KillerElite Carlos Condit knees people in the face

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    Holly by murder. Joanna won't have the size advatage against her.
     
  6. Fight Professor Gold Belt

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    If they were the same size, I would definitely choose Joanna. But Holly might have too much power.
     
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    Then what is Valentina Schevchenko who beat Joanna 3 times in muay thai?
     
  9. M Raid K Black Belt

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    JJ may win on volume alone. Holly throws significantly less. The circling footwork of Holm may give JJ trouble though, she will have to low kick Holm a lot to deal with it.
     
  10. wwesuperfan White Belt

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    If they were the same size this would look like Barao(JJ) vs Dillashaw (Holm). Holms mobility will give JJ problems.
     
  11. muaytao Brown Belt

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    oh yeah holly i never lost in boxing :rolleyes:
     
  12. sidecheckkick Double Yellow Card Double Yellow Card

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    Not 3 times to the same person. Holly would murder poor little Joanna. Holly head kick KO round 2
     
  13. TheVenom Black Belt

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    Holm is just too big and long. Joanna loves implementing that jab. It's a weapon Holm is much more familiar with and knows how to counter. Kind of hard to call but I'd go with Holm. I think the size difference would be too much.

    But I'm in love with JJ so hopefully she'd get the KO lol
     
  14. Thats illegal White Belt Double Yellow Card

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    With all due respect Joanna was never P4P #1 in her background sport, Holly would be too big, too strong.
     
  15. Freeoneup Banned Banned

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    I don't get the JJ thing. She's good, but ain't all that. Big fish in a small pound, and personally think she had lost to Gadelha. Maybe that's just me though? I think JJ is the RRR of the 115 division. HH makes her look bad. JJ is still sexy AF though.
     
  16. RockyLockridge Silver Belt

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    Jonna via counter striking and grappling defense.
     
  17. muaytao Brown Belt

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    she aint that good? she messes people up.
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    how dare you compare her to that animal.
     
  18. Human Bass Red Belt

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    Size matters. If you can make 115, you dont have much of a chance against a big and elite 135.
     
  19. TrainInVain Swangin an Bangin Belt

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    Joanna speed and skill advantage all day. Plus you said if Joanna was 135 so she would be much bigger than she is now.
    JJ just beat a fighter who is bigger and stronger than she is with a similar skill set to Holly.
     
  20. LouisBolanos Popcorn tastes good

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    Rousey-esque, aka once-ever.

    Also, if Joanna thought she had a chance at becoming the BW champion, she wouldn't have cut down to 115 lbs in the first place.
     

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