Who matches up best with each champ?

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  1. GibsterMMA

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    Everybody has their own opinion

    Heavyweight - Andrei Arlovski
    Light Heavyweight - Rashad Evans
    Middleweight - Jacare Souza
    Welterweight - Carlos Condit
    Lightweight - Michael Johnson
    Featherweight - Connor McGregor
    Bantamweight - Aljamain Sterling
    Featherweight - John Dodson
    Women Bantamweight - Cyborg Santos
    Women Strawweight - Claudia Gadelha
     
  2. ConradMcgilcuty

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    Hw-arlovski
    lhw-jones or gus
    mw-romero
    ww-maia
    lw-tony ferguson
    fw-conor
    bw-cruz
    flw-horiguchi in a few years
    wbw-cyborg or holm
    wsw-gadelha
     
  3. bloodyknuck

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    In terms of most likely to win

    Heavyweight - Dos Santos
    Light Heavyweight - Johny Bones
    Middleweight - Jacare Souza
    Welterweight - Carlos Condit
    Lightweight - Khabib
    Featherweight - Connor McGregor
    Bantamweight - Dom Cruz
    Featherweight - John Dodson
    Women Bantamweight - Cyborg Santos
    Women Strawweight - Claudia Gadelha
     
  4. cyrusthevyrus

    cyrusthevyrus Double Yellow Card Double Yellow Card

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    Heavyweight - Arlovski
    Light Heavyweight - Gus
    Middleweight - Jacare
    Welterweight - Condit
    Lightweight - Pettis
    Featherweight - Connor McGregor
     
  5. Psychedelic

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    JDS matches up with the Heavyweight champ.
    Jon Jones matches up with the LHW's paper champ.
    Gus matches up with the LHW's true champ.
    Jacar
     
  6. MMACroatia

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    HW-Junior Dos Santos for sure
    LHW-Gustafsson to both Jones and DC
    MW-Rockhold
    WW-Hendricks
    LW-Nurmagomedov
    FW-Conor McGregor
    BW-Dominick Cruz
    FLW-Dodson
     
  7. Squintz

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    Romero comin for that belt.
     
  8. Ozymandias

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    Heavyweight: Andrei Arlovski, holds a victory over Werdum, faster and has never been subbed.

    Light HW - Jon Jones, plain and simple. He beat DC with ease.

    Middleweight - Luke Rockhold, I see him as an equal to Weidman. Can't wait for this fight.

    Welterweight - Georges St. Pierre, I don't see Lawler losing the belt in the divisions current state. He could even beat GSP.

    Lightweight - Khabib Nurmegdamedov, holds a win over Dos Anjos.

    Featherweight - Conor McGregor, he has shown and proven what he is capable of.

    Bantamweight - Dominick Cruz, if this fight ever happens it will surely be entertaining.

    Flyweight - Henry Cejudo, I think he has the ability to take down MM at will and beat him up.

    Women's BW - Holly Holm, if she keeps working her TDD she is the biggest threat currently signed by the UFC.

    Womens SW - Maryna Moroz, can keep up with Joanna's pace.
     
  9. SirKratos

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    JDS
    Gustafsson
    Jacare
    Gastelum
    Khabib
    Holloway
    Almeida
    Dodson

    Holm
    Moroz
     
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    Wow. Awesome picks.
     
  11. Clear Winner

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    This, apart from Carlos Condit. I'd have to say Hendricks is a bigger threat, mainly because he beat him once and lost a close decision. I haven't enjoyed his most recent fights, but Robbie's been killing evrybody else, so credit where it's due.

    I don't know why everybody is so high on Arlovski yet say that JDS should retire. Fickle fans.
     
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    265 - Miocic
    205 - Bones
    185 - Yoel
    170 - Hector
    155 - Cerrone
    145 - Frankie
    135 - Dominick
    125 - Dodson
     
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    Heavyweight - Andrei Arlovski, go Arlovski! The original pitbull
    Light Heavyweight - Rashad (lol)? Gus, I think
    Middleweight - Jacare Souza, Weidman by tko
    Welterweight - Rory, he came closest to beating him, but I hope Condit gets it done
    Lightweight - Khabib, coming for that belt
    Featherweight - Connor McGregor, although I think Aldo beats him
    Bantamweight - Cruz, whenever he comes back
    Featherweight - Benavidez, despite getting ktfo, stands the best chance
    Women Bantamweight - Cyborg Santos, until this actually happens
    Women Strawweight - Claudia Gadelha, but I see Joanna finishing her this time
     
  14. Drake

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    HW: Overeem
    LHW: Jones
    MW: Rockhold/Romero/Jacare
    WW: Hendricks
    LW: Khabib
    FW: Mendes
    BW: Cruz
    WBW: Cyborg
    Fly: Cejudo
    SW: Gadelha
     
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    Miocic
    Jones
    Romero
    Hendricks
    Khabib
    Aldo
     
  16. BigMuffler

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    JDS
    Jones
    Jacare
    Hendricks
    Khabib... if he can come back the same
    Conor
    Cruz
    Dodson
    McMann
    Moroz... maybe
     
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    Heavyweight - Stipe
    Light Heavyweight - Gus
    Middleweight - Rockhold
    Welterweight - Condit
    Lightweight - Khabib
    Featherweight - Edgar
    Bantamweight - Dom Cruz
    Featherweight - John Dodson
    Women Bantamweight - Tate
    Women Strawweight - Gadelha
     
  18. Warface

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    Heavyweight - Dos Santos
    Light Heavyweight - Jon Jones
    Middleweight - Yoel Romero
    Welterweight - Johny Hendricks
    Lightweight - Khabib Nurmagomedov
    Featherweight - Conor McGregor
    Bantamweight - Dominick Cruz
    Featherweight - John Dodson
    Womens Bantamweight - Fedor (jk).. Cyborg obviously
    Womens Strawweight - Claudia
     
  19. NoBiasJustMMA

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    HW - Overeem
    LHW - Gus
    MW - Rockhold
    WW - Hendricks
    LW - Khabib
    FW - Edgar
    BW - Assuncao
    FLY - Dodson
     

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