Reason why you can't count Diaz out vs Silva

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  1. fm20000 Blue Belt

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  2. LikeItIs Red Belt

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    Why you can count Diaz out vs. Silva: It's Anderson Silva, and Nick is no Chris Weidman.

    Is normal homie.
     
  3. EXlLE** Orange Belt

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    or because silva is 40 and coming of a big injury
     
  4. timoteo Purple Belt

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    counting diaz out
     
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  6. Freddy Mercury Banned Banned

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    Diaz fans can't count Diaz out because they're too stoned to count anything. It's "....ahhhh one......thre....three...no two.....errrrr.....one......hey, don't eat all the pizza homie....."
     
  7. surgeyou1 Welcome to the Machida Era...Part Deux

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    Is it going to be Anderson Silva? We have no idea what he will look like at age 40 coming off a horrific injury.
     
  8. fm20000 Blue Belt

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    his striking will probably be the same as long as he's fit. he can't just lose all that ability. the one thing is can his chin/body hold up. it looked wobbly after the first weidman fight
     
  9. Rex Kwon Do ál-ḥámdúlílláh

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    I'm a Diaz fan and I don't smoke weed, but I chuckled at your post anyway. Well done.
     
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    That is one of the reasons as to why I'm counting him out.
     
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    As posted in another thread
     
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    I honestly think diaz can win via boxing, silva has some of the weakest boxing defence in the ufc.that the problem with speed/counter fighters ala ali roy jones.
     
  13. Rex Kwon Do ál-ḥámdúlílláh

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    Those gifs make me wanna rewatch Daley/Diaz for the ten thousandth time...
     
  14. fm20000 Blue Belt

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    this is why I have no fucking clue with this fight

    If Anderson tries to stand and bang or pose at Diaz, he won't freeze up like some of these bitches he'll keep charging and throwing

    But if Anderson's power is too much for him it could be over quick
     
  15. MilesAbove Gold Belt

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    At the very least, Nick is going to be knocked down. Ando isn't really known for following guys down often though. Especially when it's a guy like Nick, I think he'll let him stand again. So We're in for a hand-battle and maybe some kicks from Anderson.

    One thing I'm looking forward to is that both guys are Traditional Martial Artists at their core. That makes for something special.

    I think Andos power will be far too much for Diaz. However, Diaz does possess that non-standard style, which is part of how you beat Anderson. The think Nick is lacking is one-punch stopping power. Lucky for Nick, he already knows that, and won't waste time with it.

    Smart money is on Ando of course. But Nick has some variables that make it impossible to say for sure what will happen.
     
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    rewatching all diaz/silva fights right now

    ufc best 100 fights blu ray best investment i made
     
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    I get the whole Silva is older, Silva was KO'd and Silva is coming off injury arguments, but people are forgetting Nick is coming off a hell of a long layoff as well, from his one fight, with a layoff before that.

    Yes I get cardio this and that, but ring rust against a bigger fighter, MW GOAT who has a style that is tailor made to make Mr Diaz's night very painful.....
     
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    Nick has serious skills and is always dangerous but this is an uphill battle.
     
  19. fm20000 Blue Belt

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    I know there is like real fight rust but Diaz doesn't like sit around doing nothing on his layoffs. he's still training all the time every week for years. he's not gonna run outta gas and his fighting style is always the same. What I think will decide this fight is strength of Anderson's strikes compared to what Diaz is used to. Anderson hits HARD and Nick thinks he can absorb strikes from Mike Tyson like nothing. If he can't handle Anderson's shots he has no hope
     
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    god damnit that fight is awesome! Diaz beats people retarded. Don't forget Frank Shamrock...
     

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