Why is nobody talking about Rothwell?

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  1. Human Bass

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    He had two very good victories, including one over Overeem. He has big power and his skills are quite decent for a HW. He should be much closer to a titleshot than Overeem. I think Big Ben vs AA is a great match to make.
     
  2. catsforsale

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    Because nobody really cares about the HW division, especially not a HW that gets beaten easily by anybody in the top 5.
     
  3. Th3Sav4ge

    Th3Sav4ge "What the fuck is happening!?"

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    bens gonna Ko his next opponent. Then he will get his title shot
     
  4. Korbis

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    Before he went on TRT he was quick to gas after the first half of the first round. He also got in trouble vs the "bully" on bully beatdown. When he was on TRT he said he "required it to function" due to an automobile crash early in life that damaged his brain. After the TRT ban he seems to be doing just fine, but we haven't seen him go into deep rounds without his juice.

    If his cardio is anything like it was before TRT, he'll struggle with most of the top dogs in the division.
     
  5. Danespina

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    I am, but no one listens lol.
     
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    Because he has an awkward style, and you never know which Rothwell shows up. That's why people keep counting him out. On top of that he's not that charismatic; when he gets a mic in his face it gets even more awkward lol
     
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    He has 1 good victory, and he fights about once a year.

    The Heavyweight division is Werdum, Cain, JDS, Stripe, Overeem, Arlovski and Browne. Nobody else really matters. But hey... at least we have another season of TUF lightweights soon
     
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    Yep, i hope !

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  10. HughPhug

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    I'm just too embarrassed to admit he's ranked in the top 10 of the entire world.

    Something is seriously wrong with that picture.

    I'm also still cringing about his last in cage experience.
     
  11. Danespina

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    Isn't that a positive thing?
     
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    He's the new Tim Sylvia of the UFC....
     
  13. HelloJapan

    HelloJapan Talking loud and saying nothing. Platinum Member

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    Awesome choke in his last fight.

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  14. Royhalibut

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    He is just a big ogre. He is more raw power and brute strength as opposed to skill and talent. What exactly is there to talk about? He's just not that good, but don't make a mistake and it's lights out.
     
  15. Amerikuracana

    Amerikuracana Double Yellow Card Double Yellow Card

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    Because they don't want to..

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    Because of politics
     
  17. Danespina

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    Here's a GIF of Rothwell's last fight just because.

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  18. CerebralKnievel

    CerebralKnievel Gold Belt

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    If you talk about him, he comes for you at night and dances around your bedroom.
     
  19. Amerikuracana

    Amerikuracana Double Yellow Card Double Yellow Card

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    That's actually not true. Ben has been fighting all over the world for a long time and has skill.
     
  20. Rvd Slmr

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    He is on his first win streak since 2007, it's not really surprising that people aren't convinced yet.
     

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