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Who deserves a rematch more - Anderson or Gustafsson?

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  1. ethanfranklin Banned Banned

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    Simple question.

    Please justify your answers.

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  2. Gervinho Double Yellow Card Double Yellow Card

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    anderson. he's the greatest Champ the UFC had so far and has more title defences than anyone else.
     
  3. SSJ16 Blue Belt

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    Based on clout, Anderson but based on the overall competitiveness and closeness of the fight, Gus.
     
  4. MolesyMMA Silver Belt

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    Gus as that fight was competitive.
     
  5. Hans Gercmiov Titanium Belt

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    Anderson. He was the champion forever and Weidman said he'd give him an immediate rematch if he won anyway.
     
  6. BORCAT Banned Banned

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    Thread needs poll.
     
  7. ethanfranklin Banned Banned

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    Go for it bro.

    Link my OP as the OP if you wish.
     
  8. Aegon Spengler Gold Belt

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    Anderson because he's an insane legend-champion and maybe the GOAT
     
  9. Darth Arlovski Brown Belt

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    Neither of them. They both lost fair and square.

    Anderson lost because he was acting like a total idiot and deservedly got ko'd. Why should he get an immediate rematch?

    Gus lost a war but IMO the judges got it right so again despite being a grerat fight why should he be considered for an immediate rematch?
     
  10. Jose Aldo Nova in vino veritas Platinum Member

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    This.

    And "deserves" rarely comes into play in the UFC anyways.
     
  11. mihailovich Purple Belt

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    for this Anderson hate thread (1 point from even trying to cover it up, another 1 for pulling for my boy Gus)
     
  12. Dart Feld Steel Belt

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    Deserves? Idk.

    Much more interested in seeing Gus/Jones II and a bit more than Cain/JDS III for that matter.
     
  13. KantoTerror Silver Belt

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    Both deserve rematches.
    Gus because that was a controversial decision...
    Andy because it was fluke-ish...
     
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  15. wookie brawl Brown Belt

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    Anderson doesn't even want a rematch. Give it to Gus, he wants it & doesn't clown like Silva
     
  16. Endziel Blue Belt

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    Gus vs Jones is going to be the new Cain vs JDS.
     
  17. RemoWilliams1a** Banned Banned

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    Well a close fight, no matter who gets the nod, does not deserve an instant rematch. So Gus is out.

    A champ should not get an instant rematch either unless their is some weird controversy, like a freak injury loss, so Anderson does not deserve an instant rematch either.

    But if I had to pick, I would give it to the sitting champ who is older, not due to deserving it but rather for earned respect.
     
  18. BiNgeSiN995 Brown Belt

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    I'm feeling generous today I say rematches for EVERYONE!!!!!!
     
  19. VulcanNervPinch Gold Belt

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    Obviously, Gustafsson


    Anderson rematch is a bad fucking joke
     
  20. Grappling Rules Blue Belt

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    Agree (although I disagree about why Anderson lost).

    To be clear, I think both fighters deserve a rematch, just not an immediate one. With that said, I think it makes more sense to give Andy an immediate rematch than Gus, because Andy was so dominant for so long. And for the record, I cannot stand Anderson Silva, but his track record counts for something regardless of how I feel about him.
     

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