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My Current Team vs. Your Time Team

Discussion in 'The Lightweights' started by NHB7, Aug 7, 2015.

  1. NHB7 Steel Belt

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    Okay, here are five decent current UFC fighters from HW - LW. Now you make a team of only retired fighters, whom if they could magically return in their prime, could face my team and win more than lose. Then tell me what you think the final record would be and why.

    HW: Travis Browne
    LHW: Ryan Bader
    MW: Lyoto Machida
    WW: Matt Brown
    LW: Jim Miller


    ***Technically Fedor counts as retired until he is re-signed. But you may want to challenge yourself and see if you can find another HW.

    And feel free to suggest a different current team for us to challenge with our time teams.
     
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  2. BonesNose** Banned Banned

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    It's too easy...
     
  3. DyslexicDave Banned Banned

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    are we picking just decent fighters (Babalu, Trigg, etc) or can we go with the big guns (Hughes, Liddell, etc)?
     
  4. NHB7 Steel Belt

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    I might do the following:

    HW: Mark Kerr
    LHW: Chuck Liddell
    MW: Murilo Bustamante
    WW: Matt Hughes
    LW: Jens Pulver

    I think this team would go 3 - 2 against the current team. I think my losses on this team would be Bustamante and Pulver.
     
  5. fightdonttweet Banned Banned

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    I don't see your team winning one fight.
     
  6. NHB7 Steel Belt

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    According to some posters, even those big guns don't have a chance of winning...so pick the biggest names you want.
     
  7. DetachedOrchid MAYANS M.C.

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    Hw carwin
    Lhw chuck i guess
    Mw royce gracie
    Ww gsp
    Lw penn
     
  8. NHB7 Steel Belt

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    OMG, prime Kerr and Hughes are guaranteed wins!

    Prime Liddell and Bader would be competive.

    Pulver would probably get worked by Miller and Bustamante wouldn't be able to get Lyoto down.
     
  9. NHB7 Steel Belt

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    I think that team would go 3 - 2.

    Carwin and Royce would lose.
     
  10. DyslexicDave Banned Banned

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    HW: Mark Coleman
    LHW: Ricardo Arona
    MW: Kazuo Misaki
    WW: Pele
    LW: Sherk

    Possible that I would go 4-1 with Misaki being the lone loser. Confident I would be at least 3-2 because Pele/Brown would be a war and a tossup at best
     
  11. cmw43 Bad Boys Club

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    Prime Carwin murks hapa.

    Schaub said by the time of the Mir fight Carwins back was so messed up that he couldn't even hit the pads in training and he still schlacked him.

    At the time of the Gonzaga fight (according to Schaub) Carwin was the best HW he'd ever trained with.

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  12. rerard Green Belt

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    I think Chuck/GSP/[motivated]Penn are all pretty obvious and would win 7-8/10. HW is easy, any top 10 goat hw would take out travis.

    MW is the tough one without AS being retired. The only other dominant MWs were Franklin and Hendo, I wouldn't bet on either.

    I'm gonna go with Saku for MW cause you can never count him out.
     
  13. godexile Orange Belt

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    Wand at LHW And MW and HW
     
  14. Fatal Catro Red Belt

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    They're coming back in their prime.
    Or maybe you knew that ?.
    If so I cannot see how you would believe what you wrote.
     
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    Lesnar
    Liddell
    Arona
    GSP
    Sherk
     
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    HW: Lesnar
    LHW: Liddell
    MW: Sonnen
    WW: GSP
    LW: Penn

    My team would dominate 5-0.
     
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    Fedor
    Chuck
    Saku
    GSP
    BJ
     
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    Absolutely.
     
  19. Jermei Steel Belt Platinum Member

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    oh, wasteland... then the 123 Kid, Randy Savage, Mr. Perfect, Kamala & Brutus Beefcake.
     
  20. NHB7 Steel Belt

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    For some reason Sherdog has a rule that you aren't allowed to contemplate fantasy match - ups which is I'm sure why this thread got wastelanded. But I'll never get that rule. Why not? Every sports fan every where for every type of sport spends lots and lots of times considering fantasy match ups whether or not they could ever actually happen. It is part of the fun of the dialogue of sports!
     

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