Khabib wants Nate Diaz next

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  1. manwich

    manwich Green Belt

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    Khabib just said in an interview on FuelTV that he wants Nate next. What do you guys think of that fight?

    I think it should be a good one.

     
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    Khabib would toss him like a spring salad
     
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    Yes that's EXACTLY what I want

    I posted it after his fight

    Hooray
     
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    makes sense. id like to see it.
     
  5. manwich

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    That's what I pictured when he asked for this fight. Nate has the tendency to get rag-dolled.
     
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    I would love to see that fight.
     
  7. Rex Kwon Do

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    And if Nate had a fight tonight that he won, you'd be saying Nate would "destroy" Khabib.

    Welcome to Sherdog, gents. I say "gents" and not "ladies and gents," because, well, because Sherdog.
     
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    oh hell yeah, that would be insanity.
     
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    Hell yea, i would like to see it!
     
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    Nate Diaz usually loses by bigger/stronger wrestlers. It'd be an interesting fight, if Khabib won, I'd call for a title shot because stylistically its a BAD fight for Khabib. It'd show hes the real deal at 19-0
     
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    Would rather see him fight Pettis or Cerrone.
     
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    well, no. I would say someone with great takedowns would toss Nate anyway. He has proven to be not so great with his takedown defense so I think he would get ragdolled against Khabib.
     
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    i'd like to see it. give diaz a chance to redeem himself and khabib a chance to crack the upper echelon of the division.
     
  14. Golden Snitch

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    That would only be right if he completely dominated and finished Nate. Not sure if he could do both but Khabib looks legit.
     
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    thats a huge step up in skill level for khabib.

    nate is argueably the 3rd best fighter in that division behind Gil and bendo.
     
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    Give him a top 20 guy first before giving him a top 10.
     
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    i think Varner or Wiman/Grant winner are better next steps but i give props to anyone who wants to fight Nate.
     
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    That would be a great fight. I'd watch.
     
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    Khabib if you want to become Khabibfedor you can't call people out. You have to fight who they choose for you. Come on man. :icon_chee
     
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    Varner sounds about right. This kid is trying to run before he can walk. I thought Mohamed taught them to be patient.
     

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