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Prime vs Prime: Arlovski vs Overeem

Discussion in 'The Lightweights' started by Drake, Jan 20, 2015.

  1. Drake Guest

    Andrei "the Pitbull" Arlovski

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    Alistair "The Demolition Man/The Reem" Overeem

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    WHO WINS?!

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  2. Captain_Dammitt Brown Belt

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    I say Overeem. AA had some good striking but I thunk Ubereem was a level above.
     
  3. CannotWin Brown Belt

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    I don't want to say too much, because I had some HIGH hopes for Overeem, but... Arlovski's Prime was pretty legit, while Alistair's... Mmmm... might have involved a lot of science in it.
     
  4. Drake Guest

    Very hard to pick imo.

    Reem UD
     
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    The shortlived Ubereem by MURDER
     
  6. Drake Guest

    Are you implying the R word?! :eek:
     
  7. miraclecomeback Purple Belt

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    Does Reem have his special juice?
     
  8. Toastytoy Brown Belt

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    back when AA had a chin i think he takes it
     
  9. Yolandabecool** Brown Belt

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    Not sure. Both chins could go out at anytime. Considering Overeem was a horse meat cheat in his prime I would have to go with Arlovski.
     
  10. Nelly Red Belt

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    Can't decide. Any one can knock the other out.
     
  11. dildos Steel Belt

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    id lean towards AA ko
     
  12. metal saying what i want Platinum Member

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    Long hair AA wins.
     
  13. Jermei Steel Belt Platinum Member

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    Not a fan of either guy but the UFC is more interesting with Overeem and his fans believing he's a contender so, Reem by brutal KO.
     
  14. 76Knockout Silver Belt

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    Arlovski via tko.
     
  15. Drake Guest

    I was waiting for a 76K appearance :D
     
  16. barehanded Purple Belt

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    Reem via tko for sure.

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  17. teamfox223 Brown Belt

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    Depends on who lands the first clean shot. Both of them never really good chin.
     
  18. 76Knockout Silver Belt

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    I like these types of threads, good job buddy.
     
  19. Nick Sheist Yellow Belt

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    that's a fight I would love to see right now. Considering their careers, its a fight that makes sense and would be awesome for longtime fans. Can we as the internet make this happen? The UFC brass must have considered it.

    However, if they were actually both in their prime, it's a tough call. Overeem has reach and overall power, but Arlovski has better footwork and hand speed. It's either a war of skill, or it's a war of power. I voted Arlovski, but I also think Overeem could win via KO just as easily.
     
  20. Drake Guest

    Reem has Roy Nelson next.
     

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