Would anyone else be interested in Mir-Nelson 2?

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  1. uncookedpork**

    uncookedpork** Green Belt

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    I know Mir easily beat Roy in their encounter, but perhaps a newly focused Roy now that he is on a roll could be more competitive in a 2nd match. Also, Roy, as seen in the fight with Matt, has seemed to improve on his standup, throwing more than just that big right hand. Thoughts? Any reason to think a 2nd match would be any different than the first?
     
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    No. The pool isn't that shallow.
     
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    And after DC is finished with Mir, there will be no more Mir.
     
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    Seems a little soon i'll pass
     
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    Seems a bit pointless.
     
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    I think Mir beats Cormier
     
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    And I'm sure you've been wrong before so being wrong again probably won't leave a long last impression.
     
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    no thanks. there is zero demand for this fight.
     
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    If that pans out I could see Cormier / Nelson being an interesting possibility.
     
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    Call me crazy but I think nelson would KO Mir in the rematch
     
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    I can't locate the info now, but didn't Roy say that he was not well in some way for that Mir fight? A flu perhaps?
     
  12. LilNubi

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    Nog said the same thing we he lost. We all saw how the rematch went.
     
  13. matrat103

    matrat103 Guns don't kill people, the government does. Platinum Member

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    Only for the purposes of giving Nelson his annual reality check about his standing in the division.
     
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    Roy has improved his standup fighting and I would love to see them fight again,but there is no demand for a rematch right now. Mir is too busy chasing Cormier at the moment.
     
  15. Raylan

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    Yeah, we saw the rematch not looking ANYTHING like the first fight. Nog was destroying Mir until he made the mistake of going for the sub instead of just punching his face in.

    All credit to Mir for the incredible sub from the brink of death, but "we all saw how the rematch went" sounds like you just looked at their wikipedia or something.
     
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    Yes, I looked at the Wikipedia page :rolleyes:
     
  17. Raylan

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    Sounds like it.
     
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    I'd rather see Roy fight Barnett.
     
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    It's far too soon for that despite Nelson's walking pneumonia being the perfect excuse at the time.
     
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    I'd love to see Roy hit Cormier with one of his over hand rights from hell. Dude hits harder than a MFR.
     

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