Tony fights like a better version of a young Jon Jones

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  1. histrionics Banned Banned

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    - Same body type
    - Crazy spinning elbows and kicks
    - Unorthodox movements
    - Poor boxing
    - Both junior college wrestlers on massive winning streaks
    - Good submissions

    Khabib vs Tony is also a similar matchup to Prime Cain vs Jones
     
  2. Frode Falch Steel Belt Professional Fighter

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    Nah. He take way more risks then Jon Jones ever did.
     
  3. dragonsfly ---------------------------- Double Yellow Card

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    If he had great take down defense thats the only difference
     
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    Sorry bro but they are not even close to the same type of fighters.
     
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    Even Tony's 2nd personality is nicer than Jones' primary one.
     
  6. Wizzlebiz Wizzlebiz is the Wizziest

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    Hes missing the throws and trips. Jones has exceptional throws and trips from the clinch.
     
  7. Herwald Silver Belt

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    Not really. Tony's fights look like action movies, he doesn't have that large of a size advantage at his weight class + Jones doesn't eat shots like a madman. Elbows and a level of groove are the only similarities, but Tony's much wilder and more intense.
     
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    Tony is not even close to the level Jon Jones is. He got dropped more in the Pettis fight than Jones in his entire career. Sherdog is going to throw Tony in the bin after UFC 249. Shame he's one of the greatest fighters UFC has seen.
     
  9. Misanthropist Purple Belt

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    Jones has never been rocked and it’s almost impossible to take him down or get inside him without eating elbows and knee stomps unlike Tony.
     
  10. Beherit Banned Banned

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    lol Jones has been rocked plenty of times ... fighting washed MW helps btw ...
     
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    no...........he doesnt..........................at all......................in the slightest

    dumbest fucking comparison I honestly truly think I have EVER seen


    post one gif of Jon being "rocked" and I'll post a picture of my asshole and take a permaban.

    you must have a different definition for the term "rocked" than 999/1000 people
     
  12. THE BMF Banned Banned

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    Tony takes many more risks and has the best pressure fighting I’ve seen and jon didn’t get hit as much and had a lot better offensive wrestling and tdd

    They are nothing alike you mug
     
  13. Clear Winner Big Poppa Pars

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    Jones has only been hit clean in the face a few times in his career. At one point, Tony was getting knocked down in every fight. Jones is WAY better at using his reach and fighting smart.
     
  14. Clear Winner Big Poppa Pars

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    GIFs? I only recall, Gus and Lyoto rocking him.
     
  15. Beherit Banned Banned

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    the entire Gus fight is good ;)
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    so yeah the dude has been rocked. Lol at fanboys " he has NEVER been rocked !"
    {<jordan}
     
  16. Clear Winner Big Poppa Pars

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    1. I never said he's never been rocked
    2. Getting cut and getting rocked aren't the same
    3. I already said he did in the Gus and Lyoto fights, once in each IIRC. Compare that to Tony literally getting knocked to the canvas every other fight.
     
  17. Beherit Banned Banned

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    well I was responding to someone who said " Jones has never been rocked ", why do ou talk if you don't know the context ?
     
  18. Clear Winner Big Poppa Pars

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    You said "he's been rocked plenty of times" I asked for proof and you have provided none then started waffling about fanboys and making up quotes unrelated to my post.
     
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    Many people tripping... One of the most stupid comparisons of all time. Comparing a nobody with DA GOAT... Outrageous. Not even close in almost all aspects of the game.
     
  20. honzo Black Belt

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    Tony takes risks when he fights.
    Johhny only takes risks outside of the cage.... Lot's of them too
     

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