Rashad Evans vs Daniel Cormier

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  1. iboufring**

    iboufring** Green Belt

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    These guys were scheduled to fight anyways. So why not right?

    Jones vs Gus/Rumble
    DC/Shad
    Shogun/Rampage 2

    On the same card just for the drama. Would be a monster LHW card imo. Good timing too
     
  2. Andre Xiong

    Andre Xiong Silver Belt Professional Fighter

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    it would eliminate 2 contenders in a relatively thin division. they've both lost to Jones too so it would be hard to book it as a higher profile, #1 contender fight, which it deserves to be but Jones beat Evans handily and beat DC recently.
     
  3. blingking

    blingking stoppage

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    its faily likely that the Gus/Rumble loser gets an easy #1 contenders fight to ensure that Jones next fight in Fall 2017 will not be a rematch against Rashad/DC.
     
  4. Th3Sav4ge

    Th3Sav4ge "What the fuck is happening!?"

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    i hope not.
     
  5. tombombadil

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    Totally. Jones will likely fight those two in a row, whether or not he wins the first one.

    As for the OP - Dude, no more Shogun fights! Its over. He was awesome, now he needs to live is life and not get hurt anymore.
     
  6. cumafish

    cumafish Silver Belt

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    I would like to see Shad get in a fight with a B level fighter since he was scheduled to fight Glover. Don't need him gathering rust for an extra 6 months before fighting DC.
    Otherwise those 3 fights on same card would be very cool for me.
     
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    loisestrad Gold Belt Platinum Member

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    Subtle...
     
  8. iboufring**

    iboufring** Green Belt

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    Its good competetive big name fights man. Who wants to see DC fight the Hendo's or cummings of the world?

    I dont see Rashad in the title picture. Not yet. A win over DC would put him on that level.
     
  9. Krouget

    Krouget Green Belt

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    The only thing worse than eliminating contenders through actual competition, is building a queue to feed a champ.

    Besides, this is the UFC. At worst, they give you an easy win and you get your next title shot. And that's if they don't grant you one, just because.
     
  10. Clear Winner

    Clear Winner Big Poppa Pars

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    Definitely interested in Shogun Rampage 2. I think it might go the same way as Rampgae Silva 3
     
  11. the ax murderer

    the ax murderer Looking At The Stars.

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    No interest in it to be honest, feed Lil Nog or Bader to Cormier.
     
  12. iboufring**

    iboufring** Green Belt

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    Lets hope that Rampage has mercy this time and doesnt drop 3 extra punches on shoguns lifeless body. He hated wand though.
     
  13. Hatestorm

    Hatestorm P4P Hottest Smelling Avatar

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    Would be an epic stallfest.
     
  14. iboufring**

    iboufring** Green Belt

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    Lil nog vs Bader was the dullest fight ever. And lil nog won in my book.

    Lil nog vs cormier? !?!?! NO
     
  15. Organic Damage

    Organic Damage Vantablack belt

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    Still don't want to see this fight.

    Both Shad and DC should be given guys like Bader or Little Nog to build them up for eventual rematches.
     
  16. wisdom blows

    wisdom blows Gold Belt

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    Rashad isnt a contender.
     
  17. the ax murderer

    the ax murderer Looking At The Stars.

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    Well you can't give him someone below their level and the UFC won't want to knock of several contenders for one guy who's already lost to the champ.
     
  18. MMAFan232

    MMAFan232 Black Belt

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    Solid fight. I think Cormier tkos Rashad though
     
  19. Kote Gaeshi

    Kote Gaeshi Green Belt

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    sounds good
     
  20. CutStryker

    CutStryker “The Prince of Darkness is a Gentleman”

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    Rashad needs to fight a top contender. Dudes been on the shelf for the longest.
    His career is pretty much over anyway
     

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