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  1. Geniusss Green Belt

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    "I really like opponents who run towards me and want to hit the hardest they can, I really like them so it's gonna be good"

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  3. Dingaling Banned Banned

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    She wants all the smoke
     
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    Val mentions she does a lot of studying of her opponent as part of her preparation. This is one of the reasons she's among the best in wmma history, imho.

    I've never understood the ones who say 'I'm not concerned about what my opponent might do. My coaches will develop a game plan for me.'
     
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  5. Dreyga2000 STOP TREATING SPECULATION AS FACT!!!

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    Hearing her talk is like watching someone planning a murder. Simply terrifying...
     
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    Lmao.
    This fight is going to be a clinic.
     
  7. DOMMA Brown Belt

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    There is a significant skill difference in this fight. Shev wins and makes it look easy. The safest bet on the card.
     
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  8. PurpleStorm Red Belt

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    LOL you're right.
     
  9. Chart69r Green Belt

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    The question is how does she get it done? I feel like any way except knockout. Andrade got a big ol' melon.
     
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  11. Fergelmince Red Belt

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    that melon is soft

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  12. Kyojiro Kagenuma Red Belt Platinum Member

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    Valentina's a counterstriker and you know Jessica's gonna come at her lol. It's gonna be glorious. Like a dissection.
     
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  13. Kyojiro Kagenuma Red Belt Platinum Member

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    Valentina won't knock out Jessica with her hands, but she can send her to another dimension with a headkick.
     
  14. Post 2 Decision Gold Belt

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    Yep, I am fully expecting a Valentina finish.

    She alternates decisions and finishes, and just had a decision vs Maia.

    Andrade is the perfect opponent to catch with a head kick.
     
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    "Call the ambulance.. but not for me" - Valentina
     
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  16. HHJ GOATchazka

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    Both things work for different people. Sometimes they have a trust in thier coaches analyzing opponents. If they trust them to train her they trust in this too. At some point,fighters have prepared themselves as much as they can in the things they are good at and let them take care of the rest.
     
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  17. DavidDre White Belt

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    Valentina will win easily but I don't think it will be a 40 second starching like zhang did though.
     
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  18. The Fat Mexican Mis testículos están hinchados de amor

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    Valentina is a real-life Bond girl: Hot and lethal
     
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  20. HHJ GOATchazka

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    Yeah Val is never in a rush. If she can figure out her distance,shes gonna pick Roiddrade apart.
     
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