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Lorenz Larkin v. WW Division

Discussion in 'UFC Discussion' started by ReadWrite, Jan 18, 2015.

  1. ReadWrite Silver Belt Platinum Member

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    He already beat the champ (2012, Strikeforce, MW).

    Solid finish win tonight in his WW debut.

    Fast hands, fast feet.

    Who does he beat in the top 10?

    Robbie Lawler
    Johny Hendricks
    Rory MacDonald
    Tyron Woodley
    Carlos Condit
    Hector Lombard
    Matt Brown
    Kelvin Gastelum
    Demian Maia
    Tarec Saffiedine
     
  2. Heat Vision Blue Belt

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    Larkin/Diaz
     
  3. SingerAuto Purple Belt

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    One of the worst robberies I have seen in a while. It was not a close decision, flat out robbery.
     
  4. SingerAuto Purple Belt

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    Wrong thread my 4bad
     
  5. The Swirl Blue Belt

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    The poll is drunk. It wouldnt let me submit without checking at least one box. That, to me, says the poll thinks Larkin can beat any of the fighters listed, which he cant. And he wont.

    *whatever the opposite of "War Larkin" is*
     
  6. Obsidian Brown Belt

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    I give him a shot vs Saffeiedene. I dont like his chances vs the rest.
     
  7. Cptn1NSAN0 shows no mercy

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    I think guys like Hendricks, Story and Gastelum would give him lots of trouble.
     
  8. LHWBelt Silver Belt

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    For sure, he needs strikers.
     
  9. Jawth Silver Belt

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    I like Larkin, but you're getting carried away TS. I don't think he beats any of those guys.

    He shouldn't be anywhere near them either, he just won a loser leaves town fight.
     
  10. Imblackyo Yellow Belt

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    I like Maia, he may have the fastest hands in the division
     
  11. airic_15 They tell me I'm too hostile, I am Picasso

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    all of the strikers
     
  12. Broad Blade Black Belt

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    Larkin looked scary good in the Welterweight Division.
     
  13. UniqueSteez Be water my friend. Platinum Member

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    I would have to say Demian Maia as long as he avoids grappling with him he does not want to be on the ground.
     
  14. SUBLIME FAN Black Belt

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    This. Give him Ben Saunders or Sean Pierson if he finally returns sometime this year
     

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