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post #12 of (permalink) Old 02-08-2011, 11:47 AM
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Originally Posted by Soojooko View Post
I think it's par the course, as far as the UFC goes. Many of the contenders/champions got seemingly undeserved shots.

Rua got his shot after beating a washed up chuck.

Edgar got his shot before Maynard. after losing thier first fight he beat 3 ok-ish fighters to line up Penn.


Lesnar?... 3 times!

Hardy? beat 1 top 15 guy only.

Cote? ummm

Leites? Gets battered by Marquart and won via fouls.

It goes on...
You the man!

Plus, he was supposed to fight at least 1 more time to get his shot, but the situation is already known - rampage not taking the chance - and so, Jones was ABSOLUTELY THE RIGHT CHOICE: excellent run of results, great momentum, very talented and skilled young fighter, motivated!!!


Originally Posted by RightCross View Post
extremely easy road.... jon jones = brock lesnar

titleshot check big strong athletic powerful quick w/ longest reach in division check standup defeciencies check
You are trolling - check
Your knowledge of MMA is terrible - check
Grammar *deficiencies* (not defeciencies) - check

PS: Kongo and Struve have a longer reach than Lesnar

I love this place!



Last edited by HitOrGetHit; 02-08-2011 at 12:00 PM. Reason: Double Post
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