Junior Dos Santos vs. Tai Tuivasa Official For UFC Adelaide Main Event

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Who Wins?

  1. Junior Dos Santos

    71.9%
  2. Tai Tuivasa

    28.1%
  1. Arkridge Senior Moderator Senior Moderator

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  2. The Blob Banned Banned

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    JDS UD

    Easy

    Not sold on Tuivasa's power after it took him a million shots to KO Asker and only dropped Arlovski once.
     
  3. VinceArch Venom in the veins.

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    JDS finally fighting more than once a year?
     
  4. Senzo Tanaka Silver Belt

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    JDS outpoints him. I thought Tai lost the Arlovski fight.
     
  5. Ares Black Asteroid Belt

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    Rooting for Tuivasa. JDS will probably win though.
     
  6. ArtemV Gold Belt

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    I think JDS should be able to outpoint Tuivasa here. Unless he gets caught by a big shot, I don't think Tuivasa has enough to trouble JDS here.
     
  7. LetThemBleed Red Belt

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    Actually super psyched for this fight, I'll be going to this event so hopefully this is confirmed soon. Tai definitely did enough to win against Arlovski but this is a big step up in competition. If Tai can get past JDS he's legit cos despite JDS having his chin cracked a few times his stand up is still elite.
     
  8. Bboy Black Belt

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    I’m also going with Senior dos Santos here by decision
     
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  9. Frankie Baby! 145 Champ

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    Junior by Decision, or very late TKO. More skilled striker, and could take him down at will if he wants. I like Tai, but JDS is too good for him rn.
     
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    Good fight. I'm a fan of both guys.
     
  11. Nightwish Brown Belt

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    JDS was one of the worst victims of the USADA experiment. They guy was pure violence and testosterone, KOing fools left and right. And look at him now...
     
  12. JoeyJoeJoeJr Black Belt

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    Fun fight. Not sure who to pick
     
  13. El_Diazo Purple Belt

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    Junior fell off before usada came along brah
     
  14. MarloStanfield The Wild Colonial Boy

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    Bam Bam via flying knee ko
     
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    JDS 49-46 or Tai via flashy KO

    It seems like Overeem will fight Tybura.
     
  16. Gambit MMA Silver Belt

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    another decision for jds......when was the last ko he had? think it was hunt

    if reem wins his next fight they need to do reem vs jds 2
     
  17. blaseblah Steel Belt

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    Tuivasa did not impress me against Arlovski. JDS got this.
     
  18. SKITZADACTYL Gold Belt

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    loses to arlovski and gets JDS?


    EDIT: oh i thought he lost the arlovski fight, wasn't impressive though.
     
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    This is the real test for Tuivasa. If he defeats Cigano, we will be watching a future Heavyweight Champion, but he will not, i see JSD winning this one by UD or KO
     
  20. Grapplefest Black Belt

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    Easy UD for JDS. Tuivasa looked very average against Arlovski, even his best feature his punching power looked average.
     

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