Originally Posted by BobbyCooper
I am not disrespectful, I am just being realistic about two fighters, where one fighter fights in his absolut Prime and the other who is far past his Prime. On top of that the one guy is an absolut elite fighter and the other never reached such a high level, even when he was in his absolut Prime.
Now how can you say this, Randy is a 5 time UFC champion in 2 weight classes, how much more "elite" can you get. I am a big fan of both fighters but Machida has a long way to go before he proves he can accomplish in his career the level of "elite" status that Randy has.