Originally Posted by TheLyotoLegion
You are aware he dropped Alves and had two very tight submissions on Dan Hardy right?
Outside of that he hasn't fought any striker's. He demolished Fitch standing, he pummeled BJ on the ground, he destroyed Koscheck's eye, and the only bad fight he's had was against Jake Shields which was a stand up affair where he got poked in the eye a million times.
He had the kimura set perfectly on Hardy to get a submission, but opted instead not to go for the finish for fear of giving up the position.
If Nick Diaz had that kimura, he would have broken Hardy's arm.
You can even see after the fight, he says to Hardy 'I didn't want to break your arm'