Rank these countries: UK, Ireland, Korea, Japan, Australia

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  1. RiotWyatt

    RiotWyatt Brown Belt

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    UK's best is Bisping who sports a 17-7 UFC record. Their other top veterans are Dan Hardy (6-4), Jon Hathaway(7-2) and Ross Pearson(10-7).

    Ireland has Conor McGregor and a prospect in Joe Duffy(1-1).

    Korea has Don Hyun Kim(12-3) and Korean Zombie(3-1) and a serious prospect in Doo Ho Choi(2-0).

    Japan has Yushin Okami (13-5), Mizugaki (10-7), Horiguchi (5-1). I also have to include veterans, Gomi(4-6) and Kawajiri(3-3).

    Australia has rising prospects in Robert Whitaker(6-2) and Jake Matthews(3-1) and a veteran in Kyle Noke (6-4).

    Of all time, it's between Japan and UK but I give an edge to Japan for having more legendary fighters.

    Currently, it's a toss up. UK has nobody after Bisping while all of the other countries have rising prospects.
     
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  2. MayhemMonkey

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    Brad Pickett? Stevie Ray? Norman Parke? Rob Whiteford? Tom Breese?

    add them and the UK owns Japan without much effort
     
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    Norman Parke is Irish.
     
  4. MayhemMonkey

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    Northern Ireland is a part of the UK lol
     
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    curryjunkie mixed marital arts...

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    aaaannndddd here we go again :D
     
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    you would think after a thousand times that information would stick in their brains eh? lol
     
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    its like asking a cockney whats above watford :D
     
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  8. TCE

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    UK has some pretty solid fighters - these guys haven't been mentioned..but Jimi Manuwa, Leon Edwards, Darren Till, Scott Askham.
     
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    lol
     
  10. RiotWyatt

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    And overrated
     
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    thank you..... surprised I forgot Jimi, but I was trying to remember Darren Till. almost posted "the english guy that lives in Brazil" lol
     
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    Korea has the best win %
    Japanese fighters with cardiovascular would win any contest
     
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    UK
    Korea
    Australia
    Japan
     
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    Korea(multiple top contenders)
    Ireland(Conor Bless)
    Australia(Whitaker and Mathews are solid prospects)
    UK(They have old bisping and no impressive young prospects)
    Japan(they have old fighters who were good 10 years ago)
     
  15. RiotWyatt

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    I might as well list Tanaka, Kunimoto, Akiyama and Kid Yamamoto too then.
     
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    Darren Till? Tom Breese? Stevie Ray?

    yeah, absolutely no impressive young prospects..... none at all :/
     
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    Semtex >>>> the guys in your post
     
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  18. RiotWyatt

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    Misaki > Semtex
     
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    I think we're just scratching the surface of the talent in Korea... I remember hearing people praise the kids working at Korean top team a few years back and we're starting to see the results... interesting to see where they'll be in 5 years
     
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    ooooh well played lol
     
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