Why is Bendo fighting a Bellator FW?

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  1. KillerIsBack V2

    KillerIsBack V2 Black Belt

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    When I first read Pitbull, I thought gonna be exciting, but no it wasn't Patricki but his younger brother who happens to have the same nickname...
    what can justify this, didn't ur head grow going to take on WWs?
     
  2. BoosieBoo

    BoosieBoo Double Yellow Card Double Yellow Card

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  3. sirmorbach

    sirmorbach These violent delights have violent ends

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    Better watch out with those judges, they love to give Henderson undeserved wins over featherweights.
     
  4. clear31

    clear31 Green Belt

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    because he lost to a Bellator welterweight and Viacom wants to not lose too much money on their investment
     
  5. McgreGOATsLeft

    McgreGOATsLeft alone

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    Because Bellator for the most part is a freak show yeh
     
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  6. Bellator sometimes feeds there ufc transplants easy wins
     
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    Bewareofdawg Double Yellow Card Double Yellow Card

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    Damn, Bendo has fallen from grace over the past year or 2
     
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    This is the same organization that brought us Kimbo vs Dada5000 and the abortion that was Carvalho/Manhoef.

    This is kind of a step up for them.
     
  9. themainman

    themainman You lit a match now watch it burn

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    Because bendo just got crushed by a bellator WW so he's going back to lw and pitbull recently decided to go up a class
     
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    Goatenstein Black Belt

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    Patricio is better than his brother even at 155.
     
  11. MMA Nut

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    *Shrugs* beats me ..... Bendo hasn't been the same since losing the title to Pettis.
     
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    [email protected] Purple Belt

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    Because Patricio would be a better, and more competitive, fight than Patricky.
     
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    I don't think the Bellator/Viacom honchos have unpuckered their assholes yet after watching one of their most expensive assets get absolutely pummeled while trying to jump straight to the WW title shot, so fighting a new addition to Lightweight who has decent name recognition makes sense.
     
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    Phrozenspite Black Belt

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    bellator decided it was time to pit a top fw against a lw who has no business at welterweight too
     
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  16. Thesnake101

    Thesnake101 Think about it, it worth it.

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    Because Patricio has beef with Chandler. Literally can't see any other reason besides that. At least he's facing the good Pitbull brother. Should get an UD unless Patricio catches him.
     
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    Thesnake101 Think about it, it worth it.

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    To be fair, it was highly unlikely that those fights would turn out like that. Especially Carvalho/Manhoef, those dudes rarely go to a decision.
     
  18. Go Go Plata

    Go Go Plata Black Belt

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    I'm mad everyone is crapping on Patricky but I guess I gotta deal with it for now.
     
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  19. Fullmount Triangle

    Fullmount Triangle Don't Let Them Force Feed You.

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    Are we pretending like Patricio isn't 50x better than his brother now? Alright, so I guess were' LYING now?

    Henderson/Pitbull is a great fight, Straus is out, Patricio wants Chandler, so they made Patricio/Henderson because you fucking nerds would cry and shit your pants if Henderson fought someone else, some bellator CAN HAHAHA, and then fought Chandler. You people don't really know what you want.
     
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    I would have done Chandler vs Bendo and Pitbull vs Punk.

    Straus is out for a while so rather than knocking off another FW contender at FW or just taking a pointless stay busy fight they are making a big fight.

    Pitbull def will be undersized but its a chance to get a big name win and a title shot at LW and then he could look to be a two div champ.

    Pitbull/Bendo is a bigger fight than anything at FW and that includes another Straus fight. And if Pitbull loses it doesnt really hurt him that much, he'll still be top contender at FW and you give props for taking on a LW/WW when Pitbull is probably better suited for BW.
     
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