Originally Posted by Hawndo
I thought it was amazing. Definiite FOTY contender for me. I am amazed people didn't enjoy it - I can only rationalize it as people who didn't enjoy it want to see big giants with no tekkers just flatten each other with big hits and have no appreciation for straight up amazing technique and footwork. Same as Diaz v Condit I loved it.
Again, Benavidez has terrible technique and Johnson has amazing footwork but didn't throw a single combination.
Diaz and Condit are both twice the fighters these two guys are.