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The UFC needs to take fighters height

Discussion in 'UFC Discussion' started by Truebeliever, May 22, 2014.

  1. Truebeliever

    Truebeliever Brown Belt

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    At the first weigh in of every new fighter that enters the UFC.

    Than maybe we could move on with life and half of Sherdog's threads would go away.
     
  2. Bubson Bubba

    Bubson Bubba Purple Belt

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    ralphus1 Extremely stable genius

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    But then what would Sherdoggers bitch about?
     
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    They would find something.
     
  5. Merman

    Merman Brown Belt

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    What about the fighters like Gus who cut height for the weigh in then gain it all back before the fight?
     
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    n2xs4life Orange Belt

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    I just think it's terrible the way everyone overlooks the fact that Jon Jones CLEARLY has gotten a full body tattoo of himself, only taller, in order to bend the rules.

    This stuff with him has GOT to stop. o_O
     
  7. Boltron3000

    Boltron3000 Blue Belt

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    How would that solve or change anything?
     
  8. 5crew

    5crew Black Belt

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    Your font is extremely pleasing to the eyes. And I bothered to let you know. How fun.
     
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    bandicoot Silver Belt

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    I'm pretty sure that would only exacerbate the situation. The height fanatics would just use it to further their bullshit advantage arguments.
     
  10. Elmonstro1

    Elmonstro1 Jerrys World

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    They should also measure reach from shoulder to closed fist
     
  11. papasmurf999

    papasmurf999 Green Belt

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    Some ppl cut height to lose weight so theyre taller and stronger on fight night.
     
  12. cgf

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    Or in Bones' case from shoulder to finger tip, amirite?
     
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    Elmonstro1 Jerrys World

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    Their it is.
     
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    I don't care about how tall the fighters are or whether they lie or not, but each fighter needs to pick a height and stick with it. I've seen Josh Koscheck listed anywhere from 5'8" to 5'11" and Anderson Silva listed at 5'11", 6'1", and 6'2".
     

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