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post #60 of (permalink) Old 10-14-2012, 08:13 PM
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I think Erick and Condit both have a lot of parallels actually. Both have a pretty thai heavy stand up game, very diversified. Both have very good ground games that are offense centric. Both are very aggressive as well. Condit, though, isn't nearly as wild as Erick. He's much more controlled in what he does and his punches are much tighter. Condit also has far better cardio. I think Erick is stronger for sure and has heavier hands, but I think GSP would pick him apart and control him. GSP's wrestling is every bit as good as Jon's so I don't see it staying up long if Georges doesn't want to. I think if Erick tightens up his game and minimizes his gaps standing and then gets some TDD he has a solid chance. As it stands, he gets smoked 99/100 fights. He's got a punchers chance, but I don't give him much more based solely on GSP'S tool set and Erick's weaknesses.

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