Jon Fitch vs. Josh Burkman 3 booked for WSOF 11

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  1. juddy96

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    I like both fighters and this was the fight I wanted to see once I heard Shields was out.
     
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    shonuf Titanium Belt Platinum Member

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    Not super short notice but still kind of short. I didn't think Burkman would take the fight. Glad he did.
     
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    Good fight, trilogy deciding fight
     
  5. Slongkong

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    YES! this is the fight I wanted too. Burkman can get the hell outta there after this one,
     
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  7. YoungBoyd

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    So Jon Fitch originally got the title shot coming off a split decision after two straight losses? WSOF needs to do better lol.
     
  8. VIP1349

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    Still a fun fight, Burkman choking him out was one of my favorite moments in MMA last year. Hell of a replacement fight no doubt.
     
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    Ok for that card on short notice, best they can do I guess.
     
  10. VIP1349

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    So if I am correct this the card we got so far?

    Gaethje vs. Newell
    Fitch vs. Burkman 3
    Guillard vs. Cavalcante
    Hamill vs. ???

    Still pretty solid, that headliner is the best they've done. Not sure if it's enough for NBC but worth a shot.
     
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    Opening odds are -135 for ???
     
  12. benjaminbuttons

    benjaminbuttons Banned Banned

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    You hoping he goes to your favorite org Bellator?
     
  13. Lucifer Alpha

    Lucifer Alpha The Catastrophe

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    I liked the Shields fight but this is an equally good replacement.
     
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    For some reason I really wanted to see Fitch/Shields but this is an okay fight. Burkman should take it, he seems to have more in the tank at this point.
     
  15. Junior Cigano**

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    Hope Fish goes to sleep again.
     
  16. Slongkong

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    No, I just want him the hell out of that shitty place much like he does. I would welcome him in bellator though and they aren't my fav. I like all mma I support them though, free fights in prime time. with some of the best fighters in the world
     
  17. jei

    jei Danger Zone Admin Staff Member Forum Administrator

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    I'm fine with the replacement. This is the best of a bad situation. It may be an improvement actually over Shields in terms of action, but who could say. K-1 shields could have shown up.
     
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    So MMA's greatest trilogy will be delivered after all....thanks WSOF
     
  19. UJustGotChaeld

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    Infinitely better than the next BFC card. I actually care about every fight here.
     

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