Mousasi Vs Silva

Discussion in 'UFC Discussion' started by Bringin'TheHeat, Feb 28, 2016.

  1. Bringin'TheHeat

    Bringin'TheHeat Green Belt

    Joined:
    Sep 22, 2008
    Messages:
    1,060
    Likes Received:
    138
    Location:
    Windsor, Ontario, Canada
    I have been hoping to see this match up for a while. It seems to me that Silva is still elite and is top 10 material while the same can be said for Mousasi. They are both at a point where they realize they need to turn it up and quit messing around IF they want to win the fight. Is this a realistic matchup right now and who takes it? I say at this point in time Mousasi getting the KO or TKO within 3 rounds is a good possibility. Mousasi took some crazy shots from Machida and wasn't phased.
     
  2. Asahi

    Asahi Green Belt

    Joined:
    Aug 11, 2012
    Messages:
    1,340
    Likes Received:
    397
    Even though I personaly rather see Mousasi vs Vitor, it's a very interesting fight vs Silva to.

    Mousasi pretty much called everybody out post fight. Silva, Machida, Vitor, Bisping.
     
  3. freelanzr

    freelanzr Blue Belt

    Joined:
    Nov 17, 2013
    Messages:
    851
    Likes Received:
    449
    The timing is really good for this fight. Moose says he wants a name to get fired up... Silva is the biggest name and still dangerous.
     
  4. mastodon06

    mastodon06 Purple Belt

    Joined:
    Nov 7, 2007
    Messages:
    2,454
    Likes Received:
    1,853
    Location:
    Blood Mountain
    At this point, Mousasi would kill Anderson. He would probably drop him with a jab, then finish with gnp. Gegards boxing is to slick, and Silva's defensive reflexes have slowed a little bit.
     
  5. MrFeeny

    MrFeeny Purple Belt

    Joined:
    Dec 5, 2014
    Messages:
    2,120
    Likes Received:
    1,612
    if this match up is made, silva will be 0-4-1 in his last 5
     
    Bringin'TheHeat and GrAtI like this.
  6. GrAtI

    GrAtI Double Yellow Card Double Yellow Card

    Joined:
    Sep 17, 2013
    Messages:
    8,648
    Likes Received:
    3,376
    Location:
    Vrsac,Serbia
    Andy's boxing is kinda meh. He only throws that wild right. He kinda fights like Feijao lately. Never attacks. I would pick Moose for sure if they fight.
     
    Last edited: Feb 28, 2016
  7. L.T.

    L.T. Black Belt Platinum Member

    Joined:
    Oct 10, 2015
    Messages:
    7,463
    Likes Received:
    8,767
    Yeah the UFC is never going to make that fight. It's a bad and boring match up for Anderson and there should only be big name fights for Anderson until he retires. How about Mousasi vs Jacare?
     
    Last edited: Feb 28, 2016
    StaffInfection likes this.
  8. Franklin U.

    Franklin U. Gold Belt

    Joined:
    Sep 15, 2008
    Messages:
    16,788
    Likes Received:
    6,910
    Location:
    Unknown
    There's only one part of their game where ones has a decisive edge over the other.,.....and thats the chin.
    I see Gegard catching Anderson with something flat out nasty and there layth the fight.

    Mousasi, 2nd round -late tko/ ko.
     
    Bringin'TheHeat likes this.
  9. Ghostface Playa

    Ghostface Playa White Belt

    Joined:
    Dec 13, 2015
    Messages:
    108
    Likes Received:
    143
    Silva knocks him out.
     
  10. mjfan23

    mjfan23 Red Belt

    Joined:
    Oct 7, 2005
    Messages:
    9,377
    Likes Received:
    3,766
    Location:
    Hall of fame
    Silva could surprise moose with something unorthodox in the standup however if he gets drops, dragged or put on his back moose will finish silva with brutal and efficient ground and pound.
     
  11. Essie

    Essie commie mommy

    Joined:
    Jul 28, 2014
    Messages:
    8,304
    Likes Received:
    20,972
    Location:
    Send
    Yes or Bisping
     

Share This Page

  1. This site uses cookies to help personalise content, tailor your experience and to keep you logged in if you register.
    By continuing to use this site, you are consenting to our use of cookies.