Weidman clearly a better fighter than jones

Discussion in 'UFC Discussion' started by ilwab, Jan 5, 2015.

  1. KR811**

    KR811** Blue Belt

    Joined:
    Nov 19, 2014
    Messages:
    671
    Likes Received:
    0
    It was one question. You enough time to write this response but not enough time to answer a simple question? You have nothing.
     
  2. Got GOAT

    Got GOAT Banned Banned

    Joined:
    Dec 21, 2012
    Messages:
    6,055
    Likes Received:
    16
    Jon didn't fight Machida after coming off of double knee surgery and with a broken hand. Chris has a big left hand and it was the one that was broken while he fought the guy. Even with a broken hand Weidman hurt Machida more than once and wobbled him with a standing elbow and hurt him with a couple punches. He outdid Lyoto's own footwork and his footwork is great (cutting the cage off from him for the bulk majority of the fight).

    Jon finished Machida but Machida is more suited for MW and not LHW. So there's that. Machida was never in the condition he's in now back then, he couldn't lead as good back then and he'd just sit around and wait to counter, and if he couldn't, he'd wait around some more. Weidman fought a superior version of Lyoto skill-wise and shape-wise, not to mention Lyoto is even faster at MW than he was at LHW. He's lightning at 185.
     
  3. SoberAwakening

    SoberAwakening Black Belt

    Joined:
    Sep 9, 2014
    Messages:
    6,563
    Likes Received:
    9,782
    Location:
    Las Vegas
    Didn't you hear though? "Older, middleweight Machida is better than the Machida Jones faced. That's why he did better against Weidman than he did against Jones." <------- If you haven't see this, you will soon. EDIT: Looks like people are already making excuses.
     
  4. Got GOAT

    Got GOAT Banned Banned

    Joined:
    Dec 21, 2012
    Messages:
    6,055
    Likes Received:
    16
    Hey Mr. MMA Math, get on your real account you little goof. You're a coward. As for "Bones" eating Weidman's food... :icon_lol: Your guy doesn't even have knockout power in his hands so kindly sit the fuck down. He's pillow fisted, awkward in movement, has terrible posture, awful footwork and he's not the Michael Jordan athlete that you fanboys seem to think he is. That's just keeping it real, junior.
     
  5. Got GOAT

    Got GOAT Banned Banned

    Joined:
    Dec 21, 2012
    Messages:
    6,055
    Likes Received:
    16
    I just explained how Machida is more of a challenge now than when he was at LHW. You don't have to believe me though, go ask any analyst you choose that's studied Machida (Jack Slack, Connor R., A Guy). He's never looked better.
     
  6. ilwab

    ilwab Green Belt

    Joined:
    Sep 28, 2014
    Messages:
    1,211
    Likes Received:
    473
    I answered every question and regard to 'you have nothing' ROFL, get a grip on yourself, youre on a internet forum talking about a thus far mythical fight and I can see steam coming out of your ears! ffs calm the f down!
     
  7. Klippy

    Klippy Purple Belt

    Joined:
    Sep 9, 2014
    Messages:
    1,870
    Likes Received:
    1,056
    You do realize Bones dropped Machida prior to choking him out right? something Weidman couldn't do.

    ya mad...

    [​IMG]

    #andstill
     
  8. Starman

    Starman Brown Belt

    Joined:
    Apr 17, 2014
    Messages:
    3,057
    Likes Received:
    2,718
    Location:
    Mexico?
    The Chris is full of MMA.
     
  9. DontBeABully

    DontBeABully White Belt

    Joined:
    Jan 4, 2015
    Messages:
    6
    Likes Received:
    0
    This says it all. Either great trolling or typical MMA fan.
     
  10. Magooglie

    Magooglie Steel Belt

    Joined:
    Apr 26, 2004
    Messages:
    31,529
    Likes Received:
    7,743
    I would like to see them fight one day.
     
  11. metal

    metal saying what i want Platinum Member

    Joined:
    Sep 9, 2007
    Messages:
    4,135
    Likes Received:
    1,777
    Clearly you didn't think about it much. Jones would destroy Weidman.
     
  12. ilwab

    ilwab Green Belt

    Joined:
    Sep 28, 2014
    Messages:
    1,211
    Likes Received:
    473
    jan 2015

    5 posts?

    gtfo :icon_arro
     
  13. SCADA

    SCADA Guest

    You're a funny guy....you should stick around.
     
  14. Dbreiden83080

    Dbreiden83080 Danger Zone

    Joined:
    Aug 25, 2007
    Messages:
    30,406
    Likes Received:
    21,566
    Location:
    Bluffton, SC
    Jones would be like at 10 to 1 favorite in that fight.
     
  15. IngaVovchanchyn

    IngaVovchanchyn Titanium Belt Platinum Member

    Joined:
    Feb 23, 2014
    Messages:
    42,159
    Likes Received:
    70,212
    For me it was the follow up troll post about McGregor just in case the OP was not high enough quality trolling:

     
  16. IngaVovchanchyn

    IngaVovchanchyn Titanium Belt Platinum Member

    Joined:
    Feb 23, 2014
    Messages:
    42,159
    Likes Received:
    70,212
    Love your AV. My two favorite Dallas players.
     
  17. Got GOAT

    Got GOAT Banned Banned

    Joined:
    Dec 21, 2012
    Messages:
    6,055
    Likes Received:
    16
    Weidman fought with a hairline fractured left hand. Jon had both hands healthy. His most powerful hand fighting technique, his left hook, was affected immensely. BTW, Phil Davis finished a younger Gustafsson, by some 4 years (closing in on 5 this spring). Jones couldn't finish him and took a beating while Phil didn't. Great logic, captain.
     
  18. ilwab

    ilwab Green Belt

    Joined:
    Sep 28, 2014
    Messages:
    1,211
    Likes Received:
    473
    10/1 fav against a fellow unbeaten fighter twice bested anderson silva?:rolleyes:

    never be a bookie
     
  19. Reffson

    Reffson Yellow Card Yellow Card

    Joined:
    Jul 22, 2013
    Messages:
    1,659
    Likes Received:
    162
    If Vitor catches Weidman with a couple of shots like that early on, lights out.
     
  20. Got GOAT

    Got GOAT Banned Banned

    Joined:
    Dec 21, 2012
    Messages:
    6,055
    Likes Received:
    16
    Him saying Jones would be a 10/1 favorite is funny shit and couldn't be further from the truth. Though all you need to do is look at his avatar to see how he thinks... "Bones KNOWS Victory"

    You have very good taste in fighters though, I must say, and you apparently have an eye for technical ability. McGregor and Weidman are two of my favorites as well. I recognize and acknowledge their skills often on here.
     

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.