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  1. SUBLIME FAN Black Belt

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    Tyron Woodley vs Stephen Thompson
    Robbie Lawler vs Nick Diaz
    Karolina Kowalkiewicz vs Joanna Jedrzejcyck
    Rose Namajunas vs Valerie Leotourneu
    Jake Ellenberger vs Cerrone/Story (w)
    Matt Brown vs Albert Tumenov
    Erik Perez vs Pedro Muhnoz
    Francisco Rivera vs Rob Font
    Ryan Benoit vs Ulka Sasaki
    Fredy Serrano vs Jon Delos Reyes
    Nikita Krylov vs Shogun Rua
    Ed Herman vs Sean O'Connell
    Jorge Masvidal vs Nordine Taleb
    Ross Pearson vs Josh Burkman
    Anthony Hamilton vs Francis Ngannou
    Damian Grabowski vs Curtis Blaydes
    Wilson Reis vs Louis Smolka
    Hector Sandaval vs Geane Herrera
    Michael Graves vs Shinsho Anzai
    Bojan Velickovic vs Jonathan Meunier
    Damian Brown vs Scott Holtzman
    Cesar Arzamendia vs Lukasz Sajewski
     
  2. Reach4theSky Playin' a riddim

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    Robbie vs Nick ...please..
     
  3. Overkiller Blue Belt

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    I am a bit conflicted about the Lawler vs Diaz fight, on one hand I do like the rematch as it is a fight I want to see but when I think about how it will go I don't.

    I want to see Lawler get back into title contention again, if/when he wins over Nick Diaz he will just have won against a guy who have lost his last 3 and haven't
    been fighting for a long time.

    If Nick loses against Lawler we will probably just see him retire again and whine (big Diaz fan, but that has been the case as of late)

    That makes me rather want to see Lawler against Maia/Condit depending on how that fight goes and Nick against someone in the top ten to build him up a bit
    and make the comeback "stick" so he doesn't quit again if he loses the next after that.

    Also, besides from money there's not much to gain from fighting Nick if you are in the run for a title shot IMO because it shouldn't be a fight that makes you a contender
    considering his record as of late.

    With that said, the rematch I do want to see the most is Diaz vs Condit even though it makes even less sense.
     
  4. Methodan Orange Belt

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    Great list.
    I don't know about Rose vs Valerie though. Didn't Val say that she won't do 115 anymore? Rose could avenge her L to Esparza because for some reason she is still ahead of her in the rankings.
     
  5. SirKratos Silver Belt

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    Masvidal, Ngannou, Benoit, Graves deserves a bigger step up in competition. Other than those good match ups
     
  6. TheWobbler Brown Belt

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    The top 3 on that list are right on the money. Sadly I see t wood sitting out for a while hoping GSP and nick come back to fight him.

    Giving nick a title shot is a slap in the face to others even though he is a draw plus nick v robbie would be a better fight.
     
  7. KtR Blue Belt

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    I'd like to see Rose vs Gadhela.
     
  8. ArtemV Gold Belt

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    I want Ellenberger vs Tumenov. Good list though.
     
  9. 007 License to Kill

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    Tyron Woodley vs Stephen Thompson
    Robbie vs Nick
    Nikita Krylov vs OSP
    Karolina Kowalkiewicz vs Joanna Jedrzejcyck
     
  10. Nightmaree Questionmark

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    Masvidal wants Brown. Ellenburger vs Gunnar
     
  11. aceman White Belt

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    Where's Rory? No split decision for RL this time.
     
  12. qw3rty PM me for free filler-room uppercuts

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    Reis should be fighting for the title, he dispatches his opponent very well
    I like the other ideas, specially Brown vs Tumenov
     
  13. The_Renaissance Sherdog Bunceweight Champion

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    The Winners
    Tyron Woodley vs. Stephen Thompson (UFC Welterweight Title)
    Jake Ellenberger vs. Dong Hyun Kim
    Erik Perez vs. Pedro Munhoz
    Ryan Benoit vs. Sean Santella
    Nikita Krylov vs. Misha Cirkunov
    Jorge Masvidal vs. Siyar Bahadurzada
    Anthony Hamilton vs. Luis Henrique
    Wilson Reis vs. Demetrious Johnson (UFC Flyweight Title)
    Michael Graves vs. Jingliang Li
    Bojan Velickovic vs. Claudio Henrique da Silva
    Damien Brown vs. Scott Holtzman


    The Losers

    Robbie Lawler vs. Nick Diaz II (winner gets title-shot)
    Matt Brown vs. Alex Oliveira
    Francisco Rivera vs. Yves Jabouin
    Fredy Serrano vs. Geane Herrera
    Ed Herman vs. Patrick Cummins
    Ross Pearson vs. Bobby Green
    Hector Sandoval vs. Roldan Sangcha'an

    The Cull

    Damian Grabowski - 0-2 in the UFC with two brutal finishes? Check. Late 30s? Check. Out.
    Cesar Arzamendia - 0-2 in the UFC? Check. Knocked out by Damien Brown? Check. Out.
     
  14. Natesblackshirt Double Yellow Card Double Yellow Card

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    Hector Sandoval should be matched up with Bellator after last night.
     
  15. Joker Jiujitsu Free toy in my Happy Meal

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    Krylov deserves better. Give him Bader IMO.
     
  16. RedCansLoom16 "What's my favorite ring? The next one."-TB12

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    Woodley vs Wonderboy
    Lawler vs Magny/Larkin winner (I have no faith in Diaz taking a Lawler fight now, hes obviously choice #1)

    Karolina vs JJ
    Namajunas vs Moroz/Taylor winner

    Ellenberger vs Story/Cerrone winner
    Brown vs Cote

    Perez vs Scoggins
    Rivera vs Gagnon

    Benoit vs Martinez
    Serrano vs Kelades

    Krylov vs Shogun (best chance to make Krylov a "contender")
    Herman vs Cutelaba

    Masvidal vs Barberena
    Pearson vs Sanchez 2

    Hamilton vs Cannonier
    Grabowski vs Ledet/Sherman loser

    Reis vs DJ
    Sandoval vs Zhikui

    Graves vs Ayari/Wallhead winner
    Velickovic vs Vettori/Uda winner

    Brown vs Northcutt
    Arzamendia-TUF vets who lose on the show and then get KO'd in the 1st in back to back fights usually don't get a 3rd crack

    They are hurting for contenders pretty badly in that division. Bader is already about to knock off Latifi in September, no need to do the same with Krylov.
     
  17. gmr7494 Red Belt

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    Brown vs. Tumenov? Lulz...you must really hate Brown. I'd love to see that though....Tumenov by body shot KO r1
     
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    Glad to see so many people are calling for Nick Lawler 2. That fight HAS TO HAPPEN. I'll go fuckin crazy if anything else gets booked for them.
     
  19. peterparker66 Black Belt

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    I always look forward to your fights to make threads ,
    good work as always
    But as much as it could be a great fight i don't think Diaz deserves a top fighter at this point until he actually wins a fight
     
  20. SUBLIME FAN Black Belt

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    Actually Matt is my favorite fighter
     

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