1. The official Sherdog Store is back! Check it out! » Discuss it here! »

*Nick Díaz Vs Robbie Lawler at WW: Who takes it and how?*

Discussion in 'UFC Discussion' started by Seiryoku Zenyo, Jul 27, 2016.

  1. Seiryoku Zenyo We are all one

    Joined:
    Jul 23, 2010
    Messages:
    4,427
    Likes Received:
    642
    Location:
    Lima, Perú
    Both very tough guys, being on the business for so long. Who takes it and how? Would Nick Díaz try the Stockton slap on Robbie?
     
  2. Me&MrJones Silver Belt

    Joined:
    Dec 16, 2015
    Messages:
    11,920
    Likes Received:
    980
    Location:
    Netherlands
    Nick isn't in contention so who cares at this point?
     
  3. Arm Barbarian Titanium Belt Platinum Member

    Joined:
    Jul 17, 2013
    Messages:
    37,423
    Likes Received:
    6,441
    Location:
    Wild West
  4. discrawg Brown Belt

    Joined:
    Jul 8, 2008
    Messages:
    3,167
    Likes Received:
    4
    Location:
    Down Under
    I think it would go similar to their first fight when it comes to who wins. Think Robbie would last much longer this time around. But would give Diaz the edge.
     
  5. manapua Brown Belt

    Joined:
    Dec 13, 2009
    Messages:
    2,842
    Likes Received:
    0
    Location:
    kansas
    Nick hasn't fought/won a fight in a while. Will he be rusty? Will Robbie be able to hurt him?
     
  6. Jimmy jump Banned Banned

    Joined:
    Jan 5, 2015
    Messages:
    3,754
    Likes Received:
    5
    Give me a scenario where Diaz gets a titleshot in the first place by miraculously bypassing the whole top 5?

    P.S - beating Robbie 12 years ago when he was having his 10th fight isn't a reason to have a title shot.
     
  7. Clear Winner Big Poppa Pars

    Joined:
    Jul 27, 2012
    Messages:
    29,550
    Likes Received:
    1,521
    Location:
    Straight from the land of the lost
    I'd like to see it and I think that Nick would win. Robbie takes rounds off and when he does, Nick would pick up the pace.
     
  8. Silverstar17 Red Belt

    Joined:
    Nov 7, 2011
    Messages:
    7,978
    Likes Received:
    130
    Would love to see this fight. But Nick would need at least two solid wins first imo. Unless Lawler loses the title in the meantime.
     
  9. Clear Winner Big Poppa Pars

    Joined:
    Jul 27, 2012
    Messages:
    29,550
    Likes Received:
    1,521
    Location:
    Straight from the land of the lost
    Short notice replacement like Nate was for Conor and like Bisping was to beat Rockhold?
     
  10. chinarice Steel Belt

    Joined:
    Feb 17, 2010
    Messages:
    28,950
    Likes Received:
    6,469
    Location:
    Moncton, NB
    Diaz would have a great shot. Too bad he doesn't fight.

    Dude doesn't even deserve a top5 at this point.
     
  11. Jimmy jump Banned Banned

    Joined:
    Jan 5, 2015
    Messages:
    3,754
    Likes Received:
    5
    Winner winner chicken dinner
     
  12. TheRassler ---- L E G E N D A R Y --------- p4p GOAT poster

    Joined:
    May 1, 2010
    Messages:
    17,819
    Likes Received:
    285
    Location:
    #FreeNickDiaz
    If Nick Diaz can beat the NSAC, he can beat anybody.
     
  13. Yeah, why discuss a fantasy fight on a message board! Dan Henderson just received a title shot -- Nick Diaz will ALWAYS be in contention.
     
  14. Jackonfire BMF Mod Staff Member Senior Moderator

    Joined:
    Jun 14, 2009
    Messages:
    54,147
    Likes Received:
    18,602
    Location:
    The Mother Ship
    The GSP route. Nick lost to Condit and retired. GSP beat Condit and called out Nick. Boom. Nick fought GSP for the title coming off a loss.

    Robbie calls out Nick. Boom. Nick gets a title shot against Lawler.

    The fact that Bisping is getting ready to defend against Henderson should let you know title shots aren't earned anymore.
     
  15. TheUnchosenOne Green Belt

    Joined:
    Nov 29, 2010
    Messages:
    1,191
    Likes Received:
    0
    Did he not in the first fight?
     
  16. pick999 Gold Belt

    Joined:
    Aug 3, 2013
    Messages:
    16,608
    Likes Received:
    1,324
    robbie outwrestles him 3 rounds and wins a split
     
  17. KillerIsBack V2 Red Belt

    Joined:
    Jul 28, 2015
    Messages:
    8,035
    Likes Received:
    2,427
    Robbie? wrestle?
     
  18. Neitzsche Purple Belt

    Joined:
    Apr 23, 2009
    Messages:
    2,077
    Likes Received:
    0
    I want to see this fight more than anything else at WW. I think it goes similiarly Nick Diaz picks lawler a part. But we have a more technical and patient Lawler now, would love to see.

    This is a message board, where, you know people make hypothetical match ups? The question wasn't whether it was plausible enough, although it is plausible given current UFC trends. Lame post.
    Nick came off a long layoff and hung with AS. Ring rust isn't a factor for the Diaz brothers if you haven't noticed.

    This may be news to you pal, but Hendo got an undeserved title shot. This is the UFC: money>>title contention.
     
  19. I'll go with the more active fighter.
     
  20. Which Doctor The ATT Heel Stable/Faction Belt

    Joined:
    May 24, 2009
    Messages:
    16,688
    Likes Received:
    36
    Location:
    #mybusiness w/ Heenan, Bockwinkle, & Covington

    Don't be jerks; It's still real to him, dammit!
     

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.