Underrated Amazing Fights Thread

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  1. TCE

    TCE The Three Piece with the Soda

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    Everyone knows of the classics like Hendo/Shogun, Nog/Couture and Fedor/Cro Cop.

    But this thread is for fights that are never talked about that were damn amazing, but fell under the radar for whatever reason.


    My list:
    Kazushi Sakuraba vs. Kestutis Smirnovas.
    Antoni Hardonk vs. Eddie Sanchez
    Mark Hunt vs. Yosuke Nishijima
    Melvin Manhoef vs. Evangelista Santos
    James Thompson vs. Kazuyuki Fujita
    Diego Brandao vs. Dennis Bermudez
    David Loiseau vs. Solomon Hutcherson
    Jorge Santiago vs. Kazuo Misaki I & II
    Chris Lytle vs. Thiago Alves
    Jamie Varner vs. Abel Trujillo
    Matt Grice vs. Dennis Bermudez
    Melvin Manhoef vs. Dong Sik Yoon
    Rashad Evans vs. Brad Imes
    Kendall Grove vs. Ed Herman
    Joe Stevenson vs. Luke Cummo
    Clay Guida vs. Roger Huerta
    Tyron Woodley vs. Nate Marquardt

    Others from contributions in the thread:
    Paul Taylor vs. Paul Kelly
    Ramage Jackson vs. Dan Henderson
    War Machine vs. Jared Rollins
    Donald Cerrone vs. Rob McCullough
    Antonio Banuelos vs. Scott Jorgensen
    Carlos Condit vs. Hiromitsu Miura
    Matt Brown vs. Jordan Mein
    Jason Black vs. Matt Grice
    Fabricio Werdum vs. Bigfoot Silva
    Carlos Newton vs. Dan Henderson
    Takanori Gomi vs. Luiz Azeredo I & II
    Rafael Dos Anjos vs. Tyson Griffin
    Joachim Hansen vs. Caol Uno
    Gilbert Melendez vs. Mitsuhiro Ishida I
    Gilbert Melendez vs. Nobuhiro Obiya
    Frankie Edgar vs. Tyson Griffin
    Frankie Edgar vs. Mark Bocek
    Shungo Oyama vs Philip Miller
    Ryuta Sakurai vs Riki Fukuda III
    Carlos Newton vs. Jose Pele Landi Jons
    Rick Story vs. Kelvin Gastelum
    Donald Cerrone vs. Melvin Guillard
    Joseph Benavidez vs. John Moraga
    Jose Aldo vs. Frankie Edgar
    Tyson Griffin vs Clay Guida
    Wilson Gouveia vs Goran Reljic
    Joachim Hansen vs Shinya Aoki I, II & III
    Kurt Pellegrino vs Nate Diaz
    Kurt Pellegrino vs Joe Stevenson
    Robbie Lawler vs. Chris Lytle
    Rodrigo Noguiera vs. Fabricio Werdum
    Miguel Torres Vs Takeya Mizugaki
    Dominick Cruz vs. Demetrious Johnson
    Rodrigo Nogueira vs. Josh Barnett I
    Alberto Mina vs. Shinsho Anzai
    Daijiro Matsui vs Bob Schrijber
    Nick Diaz vs. Diego Sanchez
    Denis Kang vs. Tanaka
    LC Davis vs. Hideo Tokoro
    Justin Gaethje vs. Luis Palomino
    Josh Thomson vs. Hermes Franca


    Any others you guys can think?
     
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    Hardy/GSP

    Faber/Edgar

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    Paul Taylor vs Paul Kelly, especially round 1 was great!
     
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    kimbo vs houston
     
  5. TCE

    TCE The Three Piece with the Soda

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    That's a great one, I remember that fight. Thanks.
     
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    rampage henderson. greatest fight i've ever seen.
     
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    War Machine and Jared Rollins.
     
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    came just to post this...beat me to it ;)
     
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  9. Donald Cerrone vs Rob McCullough is a pretty fantastic yet unheralded fight. The first round is especially great.
     
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    Antonio Banuelos vs Scott Jorgensen
     
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    Manhoef cyborg 1
    Most ıgor vovchancyn fights
    Diaz gomi
     
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    Condit/Miura

    One of the best fights in WEC history imo.
     
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    TCE The Three Piece with the Soda

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    Manhoef vs. Dong Sik Yoon was another classic.
     
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    Brown vs Mein
     
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    Jason Black vs. Matt Grice
    Dennis Bermudez vs. Matt Grice
    Hunt vs. Khosaka
    Werdum vs. Big Foot
    Newton vs. Henderson
    Gomi vs. Azeredo I and II
    RDA vs. Tyson Griffin
    Hideo Tokoro's entire career is just crazy ass fights
    Joachim Hansen vs. Caol Uno
    Melendez vs. Ishida I
    Melendez vs. Obiya

    I could go on for hours
     
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    Frankie vs Griffin/Bocek
    Shungo Oyama vs Philip Miller
    Ryuta Sakurai vs Riki Fukuda 3


    QFT

    Some mind-boggingly amazing throws in that fight.
     
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    Scott Chandler vs Eddie Alvarez
     
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    Story vs. Gastelum
    Cerrone vs. Guillard
    Benavidez vs. Moraga
    Aldo vs. Edgar
     
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    Not a big fan of Giblert and Sanchez but I enjoyed that skirmish...
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