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Old 04-05-2013, 03:51 PM   #21 (permalink)
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Originally Posted by Stun Gun View Post
I think he might hate Aoki more than you hate Sonnen lol. At least you think Sonnen could beat a top 10 :P

Aoki has improved a fair amount since last fighting in the States. He would do well at FW, beat almost all of the top ten other than a Mendes or Edgar most likely. His striking is still nothing great, but he could get guys down. His takedowns have improved a lot, and he would be bigger at fw
LOL, I think Sonnen is probably 4-5 best MW in the World. I just don't think he is a top 20 LHW.

I think Aoki dropping down would be similar to Maia when he dropped down. Maybe not quite the same, but a similar boost. It's hard to submit a powerful wrestler, but you close the strength gap a bit and it becomes a little easier.
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