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Who's next for Lombard?

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  1. PoisonGodMachin Green Belt

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    Personally I wanna see him fight Silva, but not sure that will happen yet, although the UFC were planning on making Lombard vs Silva had he beaten Boetsch impressively, so it's possible.

     
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    There's a number of good fights at MW, and I imagine he'll be fighting a Top 10 fighter in his next bout. I'd be interested in him fighting any of them to be honest.

    Wouldn't get your hopes up on the Silva fight though. Somehow I don't see Silva jumping at that opportunity too quickly.
     
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    No way in hell this guys has earned a shot against AS
     
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    a few more contenders... he blew his shot at the fast track to title shot with the boetsch fight
     
  5. Cherry Black Belt

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    Munoz probably.
     
  6. GrindingANARCHY Banned Banned

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    Maybe Weidman since he's without a fight.

    However I wouldn't mind seeing him fight Bisping since there's a lot of tension there.
     
  7. Cptn1NSAN0 shows no mercy

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    Why? I'm sure Silva would love to fight a wild crazy striker, those are usually his best fights. Especially if Hector racks up a couple more quality wins and gets some hype going.
     
  8. iwhoopedbatman Fox Hunter Extraordinaire

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    Yeah, who is he going to lose to for his title shot?
     
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    he is also an olympic judoka...
     
  10. Pathogenic Wo Cao Ni Ma

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    A skill set he rarely utilizes, unfortunately. Not sure it would do him much good against AS.
     
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    I didn't mention it because I don't see it being of any use to him in a fight with Silva. He'll have to get within striking range to clinch, and even if he gets past Silva's fists, knees and elbows, Silva is extremely strong in the clinch.
     
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    Eh, and I hope this doesn't get taken the wrong way but ... I just don't see him taking a fight with Lombard, same way I don't see him taking a fight with Weidman.

    I just have a feeling Silva is going to cherry pick his opponents from this point on, starting with Bisping.
     
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    Hopefully the Stan-Wand winner.. Fireworks no matter which
     
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    Weidman, Jacare or Munoz.
     
  15. Ozymandias BL00DY VALEN⸸INE Platinum Member

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    when Leben beats Vemola, I'd love to see Lombard/Leben, but we will probably get Lombard vs Munoz or Weidman. or maybe we'll get a wildcard fight like Kennedy or Jacare.
     
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    give him the count after vitor ko him
     
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    Yeah, I remember reading somewhere he stopped training in judo shortly after getting his MMA career going.
     
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    he won that fight that was bs
     
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    He lost to Boestch. He isn't getting a title shot any time soon.
     
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