True #2 in each division IYO

Discussion in 'UFC Discussion' started by BigMuffler, May 29, 2014.

  1. BigMuffler

    BigMuffler Loli is love loli is life!

    Joined:
    Mar 24, 2012
    Messages:
    27,166
    Likes Received:
    19,718
    Just a random poll. Who do you consider the 'true' best non-champion fighter in each division right now?

    HW - JDS or Werdum?

    LHW - Gus or Cormier?

    MW - Machida or Vitor?

    WW - uh, take your pick...

    LW - uh, take your pick...

    FW - Mendes or Swanson?

    BW - Barao or Cruz?

    FLW - Dodson or Benavidez?

    WBW - Zingano or McMann?

    You can write in your own for the ones with two choices too, but I just couldn't pick 2 main ones to choose from for WW/LW.
     
  2. Junior Cigano**

    Junior Cigano** Brown Belt

    Joined:
    Jun 25, 2013
    Messages:
    2,554
    Likes Received:
    2
    JDS
    Gus
    Machida
    Lawler
    Bendo
    Mendes
    Cruz
    Benavidez
    Zingano
     
  3. Redhawks100

    Redhawks100 Gold Belt

    Joined:
    May 16, 2013
    Messages:
    21,488
    Likes Received:
    8,174
    HW - JDS
    LHW - Gus
    MW - Belfort
    WW - Lawler
    LW - Benson or Khabib
    FW - Mendes
    BW - Assuncao
     
    Last edited: May 29, 2014
  4. MeatballMagnus

    MeatballMagnus Blue Belt

    Joined:
    Dec 21, 2013
    Messages:
    763
    Likes Received:
    5
    Location:
    UK
    HW - JDS

    LHW - Gus

    MW - Vitor?

    WW - Lawler

    LW - Milendez or Thompson

    FW - Mendes

    BW - Barao

    FLW - Dodson

    WBW - I hate womens MMA
     
  5. MeatballMagnus

    MeatballMagnus Blue Belt

    Joined:
    Dec 21, 2013
    Messages:
    763
    Likes Received:
    5
    Location:
    UK
    How you put Rockhold over Vitor is outstanding...did you forget something? (Hint in the spoilers)

    [​IMG]
     
  6. godexile

    godexile Orange Belt

    Joined:
    Nov 19, 2012
    Messages:
    484
    Likes Received:
    12
    Location:
    CANADA
    JDS
    Bones( Gus is #1)
    Jacare(Vitor #1)
    Lawler
    Bendo
    Mendes
    Barao
    Dodson
     
  7. Kalmah

    Kalmah Gold Belt

    Joined:
    Apr 13, 2013
    Messages:
    17,120
    Likes Received:
    12,016
    HW - JDS
    LHW - Gus
    MW - Vitor
    WW - Lawler
    LW - Gil
    FW - Mendes
    BW - Barao
    FLW - Benavidez
    WBW - Davis
     
  8. SpicD

    SpicD Blue Belt

    Joined:
    Apr 25, 2011
    Messages:
    614
    Likes Received:
    1
    Location:
    Calgary, AB
    HW - JDS
    LHW Cormier
    MW - Vitor
    WW - Lawler (Really thoguh pick)
    LW - Bendo
    FW - Swanson
    BW - Barao
    FLW - Benavidez
     
  9. Junior Cigano**

    Junior Cigano** Brown Belt

    Joined:
    Jun 25, 2013
    Messages:
    2,554
    Likes Received:
    2
    [​IMG]
     
  10. Redhawks100

    Redhawks100 Gold Belt

    Joined:
    May 16, 2013
    Messages:
    21,488
    Likes Received:
    8,174
    I don't know how the fuck I forgot about Vitor lol yeah, he's definitely #2

    Gotta edit now.
     
  11. Wrathsoul

    Wrathsoul Purple Belt

    Joined:
    Oct 5, 2011
    Messages:
    1,701
    Likes Received:
    343
    Oh hey, what?

    Kid's got good upside, but he's not #1 contender at LW yet.
     
  12. Redhawks100

    Redhawks100 Gold Belt

    Joined:
    May 16, 2013
    Messages:
    21,488
    Likes Received:
    8,174
    Stylistically, he's a horrible match-up for Pettis. With 1 more good win, he's no doubt the #2.
     
  13. Sole

    Sole Sole Calibur

    Joined:
    Apr 26, 2013
    Messages:
    7,256
    Likes Received:
    61,987
    Location:
    The Stage of History
    HW: Werdum
    LHW: DC
    MW: Machida
    WW: Lawler
    LW: Thomson
    FW: Edgar
    BW: Cruz
    FlW: Dodson
     
  14. Redhawks100

    Redhawks100 Gold Belt

    Joined:
    May 16, 2013
    Messages:
    21,488
    Likes Received:
    8,174
    You think he'd beat JDS in a rematch?
     
  15. Wrathsoul

    Wrathsoul Purple Belt

    Joined:
    Oct 5, 2011
    Messages:
    1,701
    Likes Received:
    343
    Maybe, I guess we'll see. I personally think someone like Gil would give him fits.
     
  16. Kalmah

    Kalmah Gold Belt

    Joined:
    Apr 13, 2013
    Messages:
    17,120
    Likes Received:
    12,016
    How can you have Josh Thomson as the true #2 LW? Benson, Gil, TJ, Khabib would all be ahead of him imo.
     
  17. Redhawks100

    Redhawks100 Gold Belt

    Joined:
    May 16, 2013
    Messages:
    21,488
    Likes Received:
    8,174
    Possibly, because Gil is just well-rounded and tenacious as fuck. I'd like to see that match-up, actually.
     
  18. Sole

    Sole Sole Calibur

    Joined:
    Apr 26, 2013
    Messages:
    7,256
    Likes Received:
    61,987
    Location:
    The Stage of History
    Yep.

    Werdum was fat and was like "lol, who the fuck is this scrub?" when the fight was booked. Plus, Werdum has gotten much better since then.

    Werdum's beating Cain too.

    My blindness for Werdum may be on par with your blindness for Anderson. :p
     
  19. Sole

    Sole Sole Calibur

    Joined:
    Apr 26, 2013
    Messages:
    7,256
    Likes Received:
    61,987
    Location:
    The Stage of History
    Because Thomson is a better fighter than all of them, imo.

    This isn't who I think should get the next title shot, this is who I think the best fighter in each division (excluding the champion) is.
     
  20. Redhawks100

    Redhawks100 Gold Belt

    Joined:
    May 16, 2013
    Messages:
    21,488
    Likes Received:
    8,174
    Hey now, I'm not saying Anderson would beat Weidman in a rubber match, so don't be salty :icon_twis

    Werdum would have a chance, but I just can't see him winning a stand up battle with JDS. I'd shit myself if he beats Cain.
     

Share This Page

  1. This site uses cookies to help personalise content, tailor your experience and to keep you logged in if you register.
    By continuing to use this site, you are consenting to our use of cookies.