Who does DC fight after Rubmle/Glover?

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  1. The MMA Patriot - Banned

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    UFC Rankings at the moment

    1. DC
    2. Rumble
    3. Teixeira
    4. Gustafsson
    5. Bader
    6. OSP
    7. Shogun
    8. Rashad
    9. Manuwa
    10. Lil Nog
    11. Krylov

    If Rumble beats Teixeira and DC beats Rumble, he already beat Gustafsson (who'll, if things go as expected, be fresh off a win against an unknown fighter).

    Bader will at most rack up 2 wins by that point.

    OSP is no where near a titleshot.

    Shogun is 2-0 so far. Rashad is on a skid.

    What's the dealio?
     
  2. KOfinger Banned Banned

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    jom jones
     
  3. JoshR86 Red Belt

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    Depends, a lot can happen in a year, does AJ beat Tex or knock him out?? How you lose also effects how far down the ladder you fall.

    Example Jacare didnt really fall down the ladder after his loss to romero

    Hendricks almost became non existent in the title picture after his loss to Thompson
     
  4. Dr Tenacious White Belt

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    I want him to fight Teixeira. But I dont think Teixeira can beat Rumble.
     
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    Good chance that Jones won't fight in the next 2 years.

    And when he does come back it'll take a couple of months to promote him to refresh people's memories.

    Knowing him and the Greg Jackson approach he'll probably take a warm up fight too.

    DC could have 3-4 title defenses in that time-frame but 205 is static as fuck at this point.

    Gus probably beats that Polish guy he's scheduled to fight and my hunch is that he'll fight OSP afterwards.

    The division is filled with old fucks and gatekeepers outside the top 4.

    Shogun/Lil'Nog/Bader/OSP/Manuwa/Rashad.

    I see big things in Krylov's future and I think this is a good time for undiscovered prospects to pick off the old guys who are only top 10 because they haven't faced some of the younger guys yet.
     
  7. yeguiza Red Belt

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    I´d like him to have some HW fights for fun ala anderson

    DC vs Werdum

    DC vs JDS

    DC vs the Reem

    Or challenge Stipe for a superfight (I ot DC by decision there)

    Only fight i´m interested in at LHW is glover, besides JBJ, obviously
     
  8. Sirwastealot Silver Belt

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    DC vs Marvel

    Imagine the PPV numbers for that one. 50 M easy.
     
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    Bit early to say.

    Let's see who wins Rumble/Glover. I'm confident in Rumble.

    Let's see when DC wants to fight again.

    Both Rumble and Glover pose a big threat to DC. Let's see how that fight goes, if it even happens.

    Let's see how long Jon Jones will be out.

    If Jones is out for a while, but all else goes down without holdups in the schedule, and Gus wins, and there's no rematches, Gus might rematch DC or Rumble (whichever one is champ). If Glover is champ after beating both Rumble and DC then I don't know what'd happen next. It'd depend, like always, on the manner of the victories.
     
  11. Kelman Banned Banned

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    It has to be Rumble 2 then Gustafsson 2. It's a bad situation to be in sure, but the division really is that thin. Rematches may not be ideal, but those two fights are still a lot more competitive & compelling than DC vs Lil Nog or DC vs Shogun or DC vs Bader. Rumble and Gus are way, way above everyone else in the division ability-wise.
     
  12. Rum Champion of Champions

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    You read my mind.

    I doubt he messes with the belt, since he'll want to leave that for Cain, but the others are fun fights.
     
  13. Agnawedbone Red Belt

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    DC fights Rumble and Gus again and, assuming he wins, retires then and there. No one else comes close. Though I'm not convinced Gus actually beats Bader TBH.
     
  14. CarlC Goals, Patience and Dicepline

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    LHW is a mess!
    Will have to wait and see how Gus looks coming back, and even then i dont now how many is okey with him getting a third titel shoot.

    Bader just lost BAD to Rumble
    OSP lost to Jones and Glover
    Next in line is Shogun?!
    And a half retierd Rashad.

    Yeah wow, it has to be Gus if he looks good.
     
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    It will likely be something way out of the ordinary that doesn't even make sense, only to sell ppvs. That's what I think personally
     
  16. HI SCOTT NEWMAN ✔ Cats are the only hope for planet survival ✔

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    Cormier vs Glover next.. then after that Cormier vs Bader.. they had heat for a long time so you know UFC needs to use this opition and its a fresh matchuop
     
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  18. Squintz Silver Belt

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    Popeyes 16 piece Bonafide family meal. DC via ground and pound TKO first round.
     
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    Should fight Anderson with full prep but I know it won't happen.

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    Shogun creeping into the top 5
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    DC, Glover, Rumble, OSP...Outside of that the division is terrible.
     
  20. in the liver Mo froots

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    michael bisping or chael sonnen. or nate diaz, twice
     

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