News Modestas Bukauskas Inked UFC Contract

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  1. vladimirvlad

    vladimirvlad MMA is my life

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    What do you think guys?
    The current 205-pound Cage Warriors champ Modestas Bukauskas signed the UFC contract.

    Considering the RIZIN king Jiri Prochazka has already joined the promotion, it seems the division is shaping up. There might be some serious changes in 2020. Your thoughts?
     
  2. Zebra Cheeks

    Zebra Cheeks Sherdogs only hope Platinum Member

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    We’re definitely getting a huge influx of talent at 205 with all these guys moving up from MW and fighters joining from other promotions. I’m excited to see all the new matchups and talent on display
     
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    vladimirvlad MMA is my life

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    If Nathias Frederick defends Cage Warriors 185-pound belt, he might join UFC too. So yeah, I believe 2020 is the year of changes in the UFC, but let's see.
     
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    Ideanudge Purple Belt

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    There was a thread already. His fights didn't show promise.
     
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    lsa Maître d' at The Pussy Lounge

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    I read it at Modest Bukkake
    I am both confused and disappointed
     
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    Yeah, I have more hope in Jiri signing to be honest.
    That is, if Jiri can avoid the grips of USADA.
     
  7. Kono dio da!

    Kono dio da! Purple Belt

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    Can he wrestle or is he another no cardio ass brawler?
     
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    Mr. Jamie Cee Green Belt

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    I’ll just leave this here..

     
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    I think we’ll see a lot of new Names emerge. As far as titles are concerned I don’t see any of the new champs (Israel, Volkanovski, usman) to drop their titles
     
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    vladimirvlad MMA is my life

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    Modestas defends takedown well, he never gets gassed. But he is not a good wrestler, I'd rather call him sprawl and brawl fighter.
     
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    Nice, first Lithuanian in the UFC? Not "Lithuanian" like Namajunas.

    Somebody who is actually from Lithuania.
     
  12. BEATDOWNS

    BEATDOWNS Gold Belt

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    Hope he enjoys that 12k/12k
     
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    Kono dio da! Purple Belt

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    I'll allow it.
     
  14. vladimirvlad

    vladimirvlad MMA is my life

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    yes, the guy is actually born in Klaipeda, Lithuania. :)
     
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    Stoliarenko already fought in UFC. It's a girl from Lithuania who was on the last season of TUF.
     

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