palhares beat best of wsof

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  1. NL MMA

    NL MMA Blue Belt Platinum Member

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    Fitch, Shields even the current champ at mw branch


    All by submission

    If he gets the boot, their cutting their best guy
     
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  2. molest

    molest Purple Belt

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    Yep and Coker should capitalize.
     
  3. Frank23

    Frank23 Enter Sandman Belt Platinum Member

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    Rousimar Palhares beat Shields and Fitch. How many people have accomplished that besides GSP?
     
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    He will, I haven't got the faintest doubt about that
     
  5. YukisHeart

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    Wanted to see him against Yushin. Pretty lame if he gets cut based on a dirty eye-gouger like Jake faking that he was deliberately poked.

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  6. NL MMA

    NL MMA Blue Belt Platinum Member

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    Shields doesnt eyepoke, ask his trainer, thats crazy, he also would never punsh you after the bell.....
     
  7. brocksakuraba

    brocksakuraba Cropfit

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    Paul has looked good!
    I've never like shields.
     
  8. Slongkong

    Slongkong Brown Belt

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    How many people have actually faced both sheilds and Fitch? Look at that and won't be such an astonishing fact. If yushin fight with fitch goes through he might actually be the 3rd guy to have faced both.
     
  9. The Reed

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    How many people have lost to at least one of them?
     
  10. The Reed

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    Hope he fights Okami before certain circumstances, that prevent him fighting in the US happen.
     
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    finishing both of them is really impressive.
     
  12. gopackgo555

    gopackgo555 It's the music that we choose

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    While they're clearly not the same fighters anymore it is an incredible accomplishment. Pretty sure he would catch askren eventually, especially in a 5 rounder
     
  13. LHWBelt

    LHWBelt Silver Belt

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    I've seen Fitch's decline pretty dramatically but Shields doesn't seem that far from his best honestly. He's mid thirties so he's clearly not in his prime anymore but he's still excellent.
     
  14. LHWBelt

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    I'd pick him over Askren too as I picked him over Shields. Just like with Shields though I wouldn't be confident. You don't go 14-0 and become champ in two bigger orgs by accident but I think it's probably a bad style match up for Askren.
     
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    The guy is the best welterweight on earth. Their loss.
     
  16. Slongkong

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    Only people to have faced them both GSP (Sheilds: W-R5 Decision, Fitch: W-R5-Decision)
    Damian Maia (Sheilds: L-R5-Split decision, Fitch: W-R3-Decision)
    Mike Pyle (Sheilds: L- R1-RNC, Fitch: W-R1-RNC)
    Rousimar Palhares (Sheilds: W-R3-Eye pokes and kimura, Fitch: W-R1-Kneebar)

    Soon to be Yushin Okami who lost a 3 round decision to jake sheilds
     
  17. MrDoctor

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    He's cleaned out the division, time for him to step up and fight Cyborg.
     
  18. The Reed

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    Arlovski and Anthony Johnson are lucky they bailed just in time not to lose a limb.
     
  19. DrGlaze

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    Hope they enjoy having Jake Sheilds as champ. Good job WSOF, you're best division just turned to bullshit.
     
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    Palhares getting himself suspended intentionally so he can escape from Yushin Okami. What a coward
     

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