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The sad future of Cowboy

Discussion in 'UFC Discussion' started by Erick Silva, Jan 12, 2015.

  1. Erick Silva

    Erick Silva Green Belt

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    I feel bad for Cerrone already...

    First: Bendo is a bad machup for him

    Second: Only 2 weeks for preparation

    Third: Even if he comes with a upset, and knocks the fuck out of Benson, he will still have to wait loong time to get a TS, because RDA and Pettis already smoke him, and Khabib is clearly the number one contender for the next TS.

    Fourth: he will probably have to fight another top 10 to get a TS. Only Thomson and Khabib sound reasonable... But both are bad matchups for him...
     
  2. Drinii

    Drinii Blue Belt

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    i dont feel bad for him... he wants to fight and he is making a shit ton of money.

    TS.. are u too emotionally involved in other mens lives, dont cry please
     
  3. joeyjoejoe

    joeyjoejoe Silver Belt

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    Cowboy gives zero fucks.
     
  4. Drinii

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    ps. ur thread title is sad , and his future is better than yours soooooo
     
  5. SnowBlynd

    SnowBlynd Red Belt

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    Can't really feel bad for cowboy. Living out his dreams
     
  6. iboufring**

    iboufring** Green Belt

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    First of all, Cowboy won the first fight and they are both neck to neck in terms of skills. Just like the first time.

    Second, Cowboy doesnt mind fighting alot before a titleshot so why should we?
     
  7. Drunken Irish

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    There's nothing sad about Cerrones future? WTF?
     
  8. Headkicktoleg

    Headkicktoleg Steel Belt

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    Dude is going to fight Matt Brown after he knocks out Bendo and get da chedda
     
  9. DespicablePeep

    DespicablePeep Black Belt

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    why 3 fights with Bendo? Makes no sense, they are both contenders just give them other match ups, I know its a fillin but its stupid. Considering how inactive some fighters are UFC should not be repeating fights, Cain for example has only fought the same guys over and over the last few years.
     
  10. Frozenkilt

    Frozenkilt Purple Belt

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    Might I recommend re-watching their first meeting 5+ years ago?

    I like Cowboy's chances here. Momentum, different attitude, skills have even improved.

    And, as has been stated, fucker wants to fight whoever, whenever.

    Smells like he's making bank to me.
     
  11. Exemplar

    Exemplar Fuligin Belt

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    I don't feel bad for him at all. He's a grown man and can make his own decisions. Cowboy has admitted on many occasions that he likes regular paychecks and he backs it up by fighting - even when other fighters would determine that the risks are too high and wait for the 6 - 9 month in-between fight period. I respect the hell out of his tenacity and confidence.
     
  12. wellsdj1

    wellsdj1 Red Belt

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    the sad future of Cowboy is he will eventually get brain damage and seeing how he spends his money he will be broke.
     
  13. devilfisted

    devilfisted Brown Belt

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    If Donald finishes Ben he has a better claim for a title shot then Kahbib.
     
  14. sampuncher

    sampuncher Brown Belt

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    What a stupid comment, it's not like Cerrone is getting knocked out in every fight? He has one TKO loss on his record.

    If he was fighting every week like Travis Fulton then maybe, but because he took a fight on two weeks notice he's going to get brain damage? Nope.
     
  15. xP

    xP Silver Belt

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    Fighters who aren't the very best lose, and even they lose sometimes. Is normal.
     
  16. DespicablePeep

    DespicablePeep Black Belt

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    If he loses to Bendo its 3 x 0, if he wins he still behind!
     
  17. Chappi

    Chappi Purple Belt

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    Cowboy is one of the extremely rare real fighters in the UFC, anyone feeling sad for him doesn't get fighting at all.
    You probably got used to seeing athletes with a carreer on their mind competing instead of watching actual fighters fight. :rolleyes::rolleyes:
     
  18. wellsdj1

    wellsdj1 Red Belt

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    you are 100% correct, brain damage only occurs during fights. Sparring doesn't count at all.
     
  19. CerebralKnievel

    CerebralKnievel Gold Belt

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    The eternally dumb "dont match up contenders!" guy. What should they all do, genius? Fight 3-1 cans to earn their title shots?
     
  20. sampuncher

    sampuncher Brown Belt

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    And has he shown signs of brain damage as a result of that sparring?

    I suppose because he took a fight on 2 weeks notice we should all consider his mental health?
     

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