Khabib Nurmagomedov: I reckon that I can beat Anthony Pettis

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  1. Augustus Caesar

    Augustus Caesar Put Up Your Dukes Staff Member Senior Moderator

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    Source: http://www.bloodandsweat.ru/2014/05/xabib-nurmagomedov-ya-mogu-pobedit-pettisa/

    Thoughts?
     
  2. HELVETE

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    Agreed, but he better not mess around with those crazy chin up flying knees. Grapplefck him and he's got a good chance of winning.
     
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    Khabib will rule the LW for years. Mark my words. Fighters will be migrating to other divisions tired of him.
     
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    Askren>>>>>>>>communists.
     
  5. Redhawks100

    Redhawks100 Gold Belt

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    He has a very good chance. Pettis won't be able to open up against someone with such high level grappling.
     
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    Love Khabib but will never count Pettis out against anyone. Spinning shit 'n' all
     
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    It's going to be a war between Pettis, Khabib & Benson. I predict that pettis will win against melendez and then fight khabib who beats him. Benson gets the shot at the title against khabib. Who else can see this?
     
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    UL no more yellows Double Yellow Card

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    He would

    But Pettis would pull out 2 weeks before
     
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  11. JAGDPANZER209

    JAGDPANZER209 STONED TO THE BONE

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    I agree. He'd cling to Pettis and maul him.
     
  12. erin19

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    People will turn on him after he wins the title and defends it for a while. It seems a lot of the people on these forums hype him up and love him but I see a lot of backlash and boring talk after he continues to dominate the title scene with his grappling base.

    For the record I like him and don't find him boring.
     
  13. Boyk0

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    looking forward to khabib owning pettis...
     
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    What do you know about his political ideology?
     
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    Does he have a fight scheduled?

    Can we slow down the hype on this guy please? Its way too early to talk about how many times he will defend his title IMO.

    I see take downs and a blonde wig.
     
  16. priderulez

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    I agree. That grappling is sick, If Guida can grapple fuck Pettis into a decision so can Nurmagomedov.

    Thing is I see him losing on his way to the top via not being good enough of a striker. I think top 5 wrestlers with good striking - like Bendo, Melendez and Thomson beat him bad.
     
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    He isn't going to dominate anything until he learns more than 3 striking combos. As I wrote in another post top 5 wrestlers with good striking - like Bendo, Melendez and Thomson beat him bad.

    The only reason I think he stands a good chance against the champ himself is because he's nightmare natch up for him.
     
  18. Boyk0

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    religion and communism don't really mix. i'm sure nurmagomedov has political views, however, i'm also pretty sure they don't favor communism seeing how communists tried to obliterate all religion
     
  19. Boyk0

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    he's a nightmare match up for anybody. time will tell though...
     
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    I reckon he can too
     

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