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**Rory MacDonald vs. Hector Lombard verbally agreed for UFC 186**

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  1. TASTEofmySCYTHE Silver Belt

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    Rory MacDonald vs Hector Lombard In The Works For UFC 186

    Don't know how legit this source is, so take it for what it's worth.

    It's also trending on twitter.

    edit: The matchup has been confirmed

    Reports: Hector Lombard vs. Rory MacDonald targeted for UFC 186 in Montreal
     
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  2. ChrisUFC White Belt

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    Hope it is true.
     
  3. Kalmah Gold Belt

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    Right on, I like that fight. Obviously means we're getting Hendricks vs Lawler 3 though if this fight happens.
     
  4. Bones245n4847 Red Belt

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    At this rate we might never see Rory fight for the title. Every time he gets 1 or 2 fights away they give him a Condit or Robbie to take his soul and set him 3-4 fights back.
     
  5. MCS ...1979

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    it's the right fight to make if Lawler fights Hendricks again, a proper contender fight. Hector has his chance early, but Rory should win handily. Especially if it's 5 rounds. Closer fight on paper if it's 3 rounds.
     
  6. chinarice Steel Belt

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    Well, lets see if they still deny him a titleshot if he gets his 4th top 10 win.

    He already has more than the champ and the supposed challenger. SMH.

    Dangerous fight for Rory but certainly winnable.
     
  7. dns2344 Purple Belt

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    This makes sense to me. Rory should be fighting for the title right now but since rankings mean nothing and we have to watch Hendricks/Lawler again, put him against the person who would be next in line if top opponents weren't scared.

    As much as I love Hector, I think Rory may take this based on how he handled Woodley.
     
  8. Scheme Black Belt

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    He was 10s away from beating Condit and he was as green as it gets in that fight.

    The Robbie Lawler fight was close (came down to who won the first round).
     
  9. PivotPunch Red Belt

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    Yesss.
    Rory is the favourite but finally Lombard gets his chance at WW
     
  10. Toco Steel Belt

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    nice

    the stars are aligning
     
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    Good fight.
    I would favor Rory but Hector can be problematic to anyone.
     
  12. DrDangles Purple Belt

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    Wow if true major respect for Rory.

    Lombard in a (likely) 3 rounder is a really scary proposition. If I was Rory's management I would be like stay the hell away.
     
  13. giovanni002 Silver Belt

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    Nice. I hope they make it official. I think Rory picks Hector apart pretty handily though.
     
  14. Thrawn33 JUST BLEED Belt

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    This fight has potential to offend JBG...depending on which fighters alter-ego shows up.
     
  15. SimonNova Worship and forget

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    Thats the MTL card right?
     
  16. doomy200 Brown Belt

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    Great fight. Lombard would maul him, Rory is way overrated imo. Rory is NOT Gsp.
     
  18. Th3Sav4ge "What the fuck is happening!?"

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    YEEEESSSSS!!!!!!!

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  19. Handawg Brown Belt

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    Rory will technically outclass and wear Hector down.
     
  20. SimonNova Worship and forget

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    So then who jumps in to fight Brown?
     

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