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Rockhold opens as the favorite

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  1. doomy200 Brown Belt

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    I really wanted to see Rocky fight Weidman. Stylistically a winnable fight for him. Too bad Machida is gonna spoil the party.
     
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    Maybe I'm underestimating Rockhold, but I expect Machida to put him out. Machoda should be a heavy favourite in this fight
     
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    Not a heavy favorite. I sort of see the odds as them saying Rockhold is younger and on the way up, Machida may be at his best already.
     
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    The odds really are like splitting hairs.

    Very close & they'll sway as well.


    I'm a huge Lyoto fan, but I think if Rockhold plays it smart he'll get the W.


    I also think Rockhold is the biggest threat to Weidman, even more so then Jacare.
     
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    One of these fights that no matter who's the underdog, I'm tempted to throw money down on them.
     
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    Flip a coin.


    Or play roulette ... The odds are better.
     
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    I got Machida by KO within 2 rounds.
     
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    man against boy lyoto would tune him up like a racecar
     
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    Just look at him...

    Guy is a genetic freak, is an incredible striker, just ran right through 3 top 10 opponents like they were amateurs, and he has the belief that he is the best fighter in the world.
     
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    Odds makers forget about overall performances a lot, that's how I usually make my money on fights. This one is pretty close, although I would edge it to Machida but I wouldn't touch this one. For the upcoming event there aren't many that stand out for me but I'm bettin on Parke beating Tibau.
     
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    What else does Machida have to do to prove that he is second best at either division? He loses to no one at MW other then the champ.
     
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    I think Parke against Tibau is a bad bet.
     
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    I understand that I should believe in Rockhold, but I don't really.
     
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    the gods blessed us. there is money to be made for the faithful drinkers of the amber cup.
     
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    Well I hear machida is gonna open a hole in his face. Easy money
     
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    Machida isn't Bisping/Boetsch/Philippou. Machida would also finish all of them. Machida is on a different level. Rockhold is all hype. He has a decent resum
     
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    This fight is close on paper but Lyoto's speed will be the difference imo, I see him winning by knockout at some point.
     
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