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post #21 of (permalink) Old 12-10-2012, 01:43 PM
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Johnson and Cruz are not wrestlers nor is GSP.

Jones isn't really a wrestler either.

Benson is the only dedicated wrestler of the 5. The rest are just well rounded guys who have the ability to wrestle in MMA.

Cruz and Johnson especially spend 80 percent of their fight time striking.


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Originally Posted by hellholming View Post
Hendo is a greco-roman wrestler, it isn't as effective in MMA for takedowns as freestyle is.
FOLKstyle....

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