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post #6 of (permalink) Old 01-08-2013, 09:27 PM
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Originally Posted by TheLyotoLegion View Post
That would be extremely pointless IMO. GSP is the champ and their doesn't need to be any sort of interim title, if you wanna be champ go beat the champ.
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You run two titles for a year and you settle all the title challengers. It doesn't "hurt" the UFC to have Maia/Fitch/MacDonald/Marquardt as an "interim" WW champion. But it does hurt to have all these title eliminators run for two years because of a log-jam at the top.
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