Why Has Weidman Been Put On Ice???

Discussion in 'UFC Discussion' started by machidafan99, Aug 11, 2015.

  1. machidafan99

    machidafan99 Silver Belt

    Joined:
    Feb 28, 2014
    Messages:
    13,739
    Likes Received:
    7,300
    MSG is a no go yet he has no fight line dup. wtf are they waiting for?
     
  2. Toxxus

    Toxxus The Ancient One

    Joined:
    Feb 5, 2012
    Messages:
    9,038
    Likes Received:
    3,776
    Location:
    Lone Star State
    I thought he was injured.
     
  3. cartizel

    cartizel Brown Belt

    Joined:
    Nov 20, 2007
    Messages:
    3,083
    Likes Received:
    566
    Location:
    Preppin' the Labium for Deeper Exploration
    MSG or no MSG, he really should be fighting before the year's out.
     
  4. Baroni-Pony

    Baroni-Pony Orange Belt

    Joined:
    Sep 24, 2005
    Messages:
    375
    Likes Received:
    2
    Location:
    NJ
    he and his wife are about to have another baby
     
  5. mccloosk69

    mccloosk69 Blue Belt

    Joined:
    Jan 22, 2007
    Messages:
    800
    Likes Received:
    80
    Location:
    Halifax, Canada
    hes too hot had to cool him down
     
  6. remy730

    remy730 White Belt

    Joined:
    May 5, 2011
    Messages:
    130
    Likes Received:
    11
    Weidman really should fight more, if he doesn't have a title defense lined up and he ever wanted to do anything at 205, now is the time. If Patrick Cummins can make the top 10 with a win over a guy with a 1-2 ufc record, he should easily be top 5. I'd pay for Weidman x Rumble.
     
  7. Black Blood

    Black Blood Purple Belt

    Joined:
    Jul 5, 2007
    Messages:
    2,063
    Likes Received:
    664
    I think Chris must be just fine making championship money and only fighting once or twice a year.
     
  8. Vergilius

    Vergilius Brown Belt

    Joined:
    Dec 11, 2011
    Messages:
    2,557
    Likes Received:
    5,749
    Agreed. Let's have some more of the Chris - he's a legend in the making if he can continue the roll he is on.
     
  9. Takamine86

    Takamine86 Black Belt

    Joined:
    Jun 23, 2012
    Messages:
    6,061
    Likes Received:
    3,395
    MW is an exciting division, a lot of very good contenders for the Chris. Rockhold, Jacare, Romero. All great fights! Hope to see Chris fight one of them soon.
     
  10. TFanatic

    TFanatic Silver Belt

    Joined:
    Apr 3, 2011
    Messages:
    10,898
    Likes Received:
    348
    Weidman's going to be like Cain. Declared the GOAT despite fighting maybe 3 times in a 2 year span. Then father time will catch up and we'll all look back and saw that he didn't stay active enough to cement a legacy.
     
  11. KeepItRealist

    KeepItRealist Yellow Card Yellow Card

    Joined:
    Feb 19, 2014
    Messages:
    15,685
    Likes Received:
    27,476
    More like why is RDA allowed to put himself on ice? He's calling out Conor McGregor while he forces Cerrone to wait month after month for the fight to even be scheduled. He's been walking around fine since May at least. Lightweight has so many good fighters, but so many inactive champions and contenders.
     
  12. Jackonflame

    Jackonflame Gold Belt

    Joined:
    Feb 16, 2011
    Messages:
    22,868
    Likes Received:
    29
    Location:
    Parts Unknown
    I thought they announced Weidman/Rockhold with Rousey/Tate for Jan 2nd? Thought I saw a thread on it last night.

    If it's true that means Weidman only fought once this year.
     
  13. cumafish

    cumafish Silver Belt

    Joined:
    May 10, 2007
    Messages:
    12,176
    Likes Received:
    8,885
    Location:
    Norcal Mayberry Lounge
    they need a headliner for January card, I'm thinking he pops in there.
     
  14. Jackonflame

    Jackonflame Gold Belt

    Joined:
    Feb 16, 2011
    Messages:
    22,868
    Likes Received:
    29
    Location:
    Parts Unknown
    He's recovering from surgery. He plans on being back at the end of the year.
     
  15. machidafan99

    machidafan99 Silver Belt

    Joined:
    Feb 28, 2014
    Messages:
    13,739
    Likes Received:
    7,300
    A fight with Romero would be most excellent.
     
  16. machidafan99

    machidafan99 Silver Belt

    Joined:
    Feb 28, 2014
    Messages:
    13,739
    Likes Received:
    7,300
    Good point.
     
  17. KillingJoke

    KillingJoke Red Belt

    Joined:
    Apr 18, 2010
    Messages:
    8,476
    Likes Received:
    4,102
    Location:
    Houston, Tx
    Isn't he fighting Rockhold Jan 2?
     
  18. KeepItRealist

    KeepItRealist Yellow Card Yellow Card

    Joined:
    Feb 19, 2014
    Messages:
    15,685
    Likes Received:
    27,476
    I thought he didn't have surgery? He beat Pettis with the same "injury" he has now. He's been walking around fine for months, since before 187.

    He's been out five months without a fight scheduled and Cerrone waiting while he calls out McGregor and other fighters.
     
  19. FlowWithTheGo23

    FlowWithTheGo23 Black Belt

    Joined:
    Oct 13, 2010
    Messages:
    6,674
    Likes Received:
    164
    Maybe...he's already had a handful of injuries.
     
  20. ray tango

    ray tango Insha'Allah

    Joined:
    Jun 30, 2014
    Messages:
    1,143
    Likes Received:
    1,641
    Location:
    Grandma's Basement
    Last I heard, RDA tore his MCL, it did not require surgery, but he still has not been cleared to train.
     

Share This Page

  1. This site uses cookies to help personalise content, tailor your experience and to keep you logged in if you register.
    By continuing to use this site, you are consenting to our use of cookies.