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Which two fighters have faced each other the most often or for the most time?

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  1. EGarrett Silver Belt

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    Thinking about Marquez/Pacquaio having fought each other 4 times, I'm wondering which MMA rivalries have resulted in the most fights between the same two guys, or the most actual time spent in the octagon fighting each other (in case of several decisions).

    Couture/Liddell was a trilogy from what I recall, but Couture also didn't last very long in the last fights.
     
  2. Peteyandjia Saku Spring Staff Member Forum Administrator

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    I think Frankie Edgar and Gray Maynard put in roughly 742 rounds together.
     
  3. chazeman2 Yellow Belt

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    google it.
     
  4. jong White Belt

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    Sylvia vs. Arlovski!
     
  5. giovanni002 Silver Belt

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    Sugar Ray Robinson and Jake Lamotta fought for 15 rounds like 7 times
     
  6. Abrogation Blue Belt

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    Tim Sylvia and Andrei Arlovski fought four times.
     
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    Wanderlei vs Sakuraba
     
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    Also, Travis Fulton fought Rory Prazak eight times (he won every time) & Chael Sonnen lost to Jeremy Horn three times.
     
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    chael sonnen vs jeremy horn and lost all 3 i think
     
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    Some say Tito is still GnPing Shamrock to this day.
     
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    Jason Fairn vs his inner demons.
     
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    *waits for Maynard to drop to 145 after losing a title fight to Bendo and for a 4th match with Edgar to happen*

    But seriously, Arlovski and Sylvia have fought each other a zillion times.

    Also, Sakuraba has fought and hunted down so many Gracie's, he's now run out of Gracie's, and is now chasing their shadows.
     
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  14. 209iceman Yellow Belt

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    arlovski fights silvia atleast once a week
     
  15. Sharkey Who finishes 3rd?

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    Sam Langford fought three different opponents and combined had more fights against those three than most fighters nowadays have in their entire careers. Something like 20 vs Harry Wills, and 15 times each vs Joe Jeannette and Sam McVey. Something like that.

    Ted Kid Lewis and Jack Britton also fought each other somewhere around 20 times as well.
     
  16. Basindo Blue Belt

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    In terms of # of fights: I think Travis Fulton had like 8 fights with some guy.

    Arlovski and Silvia fought 4 times.

    In terms of # of minutes: Edgar vs Maynard obviously, just short of 1 hour in the Octagon.

    Forrest vs Tito, 3 fights with 3, 5 minute rounds in each fight. That's 45 mins

    But even more, Thomson vs Melendez has been 3 fights with 5, 5 minute rounds in each fight. That's 75 minutes or an hour and 15 minutes lol

    That's all I can think of
     
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    Chris Brown and Rhianna.
     
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    Scott "lionheart" Blevins has fought and lost to his dignity 17 times.
     
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    haha, well done
     
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    17* Though with his amateur record it shoots to 21.
     

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