Split decisions should mean the champion retains the title.

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  1. King Pun** Blue Belt

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    Shouldn't have a title change if the judges can't even make up their mind on who won. in order to be the champion you have to beat the champion
     
  2. ShreddinMMA Gold Belt

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    Well this is a fucking stupid idea.
     
  3. wilKO Green, White & Gold belt

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    What? If 2 judges think you won then you won. You know 2 is greater than 1? You just have to win by the smallest margin to win. That's how sports work. If Arsenal beat Spurs on penalties they win. If the Lakers beat Celtics 110-109 They win. I don't get this bullshit fighting term.
     
  4. Tuf_guy Gold Belt

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    No. Your idea is bad, and you should feel bad.
     
  5. Rdude92 Brown Belt

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    Well nobody is beating khabib
     
  6. 20falarVerdades Silver Belt

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    Yoel beat Whittaker FACT deal with it
     
  7. Sapp Silver Belt

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    Draw IMO.
     
  8. KYS Banned Banned

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    Lol at Arsenal winning.
     
  9. The Witcher відродитися

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    In order to the be be champion you got to beat the champion lmao. It doesnt matter if you win by an inch or a mile, winning is winning
     
  10. wilKO Green, White & Gold belt

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  11. sissypunch Brown Belt

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    If no-one is a clear winner by the end of the scheduled rounds, then the fight should continue under Thunderdome rules.
     
  12. KYS Banned Banned

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    Haha, did you know I made that one?

    His look is priceless.
     
  13. wilKO Green, White & Gold belt

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    Damn. Good job.
     
  14. Kratoswand Green Belt

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    Well, a win is a win.
     
  15. 2004 account Longtime fan

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    Just fix the fucking judging
     
  16. Alxair Brown Belt

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    Bad idea even by sherdog standards.
     
  17. Just Creed Gold Belt

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  18. KYS Banned Banned

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    If the judges don’t agree, call it a draw. That idea has been floating around for a while and it kinda grew on me.
     
  19. aldeniro78 Who cares Yellow Card

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    TS, you're a dope and so are the ones who liked your dumb idea.
     
  20. Sirwastealot Silver Belt

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    First of all lets stop thinking of that line "in order to beat the champ" as some kind of special principle.

    Secondly it's a fight like any other fight, if you won by split decision then you beat the champ by split decision. The champ doesn't deserve the belt if more judges scored it in the other guy's favor.
     

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