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Robbie Lawler moving down to Welterweight to fight Kosh

Discussion in 'UFC Discussion' started by CutMeDanaWhite, Dec 31, 2012.

  1. CutMeDanaWhite Blue Belt

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    Thoughts? I was hoping he would go against another striker. Kampmann would be a good fight to see where he is at or maybe even Siyar. Hopefully he still has that lethal power.
     
  2. prodigybest Brown Belt

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    This could work
     
  3. RaskeDanzig Black Belt

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    I hope the weight cut isn't too much for him. I have a feeling him moving back down to 170 was the UFC's idea. If all goes well he could be a contender at 170, i wouldn't rule out him KO'ing Kos at all.
     
  4. The Taxman Askren P4P #1

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    Really unfortunate for Lawler because I could see him being one and done in the UFC and this is a very favorable match-up for Koscheck
     
  5. I Orange I** Banned Banned

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    Koschek beats Lawler.
     
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    Good for him. I think its a bit ambitious to fight Kos as your first fight at 170 but more power to him.
     
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    Kos vs Daley replay imminent
     
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    My thoughts?

    I better bring a pillow, after Lawler's recent performances I see him having nothing for Koscheck.
     
  9. JAEGERX Gold Belt

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    Robbie is a beast, if koscheck is a favorite for any strange reason i will make a VCash fortune, Robbie is better in every single aspect of the game and has more experience.
     
  10. LilNubi Brown Belt

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    Lawler wouldn't miss with the knee!
     
  11. LilNubi Brown Belt

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    Dude, if that's the case then bet with real money if you're so sure about him winning.
     
  12. tenniswhiz Steel Belt

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    Only if he becomes "Ruthless" again.
    His fight against Kos could easily end up being a re-run of his fight with Kennedy.
     
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    I hope you are right
     
  14. JAEGERX Gold Belt

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    yeah but i'd rather be wrong and lose fake money
     
  15. LilNubi Brown Belt

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    Would we.....all?

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  16. lildog A Warrior's Heart

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    Lawler was never a big MW but that doesn't mean its a good idea for him to become a WW b/c he is losing. He might not do well at cutting and that could be the primary reason he stopped dropping the weight what 7 years ago...

    Lawler has really no chance of beating Koscheck unless he had a complete change in preparation, strategy, and isn't depleted more than usual for a 25lbs weight cut.
     
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    You're wrong.
     
  18. LilNubi Brown Belt

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    No Way!

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    You're wrong.
     
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    Bad matchup for Lawler. Kos takes this unless he forgets about his wrestling skills.
     

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