prime Arlovski vs prime cro-cop - MMA Forum - UFC Forums - UFC Results - MMA Videos
General MMA Discussion Discuss King Of The Cage, Ultimate Challenge UK, and HDNet Fights as well as general mixed martial arts discussion.

 
LinkBack Thread Tools Display Modes
post #1 of 7 (permalink) Old 08-15-2012, 01:27 AM Thread Starter
MMA Fanatic
 
Join Date: Aug 2012
Location: Honolulu Hawaii
Posts: 5
 
prime Arlovski vs prime cro-cop

who wins? I know this sounds like some kind of prime ali vs prime tyson type sh!#, but it sure would of mean if these guys fought each other in the prime of their careers! Arlovski looked sensational in his first fight with timmy. And cro cop's devastating head kick on igor scared me. who do you think wins?
seantildawn1982 is offline  
Sponsored Links
Advertisement
 
post #2 of 7 (permalink) Old 08-16-2012, 05:24 AM
Amateur
 
Join Date: Aug 2012
Posts: 132
                     
Thats easy, prime Arlovski still had a glass jaw, Cro Cops power TDD and striking background speaks for itself.
Curious1 is offline  
post #3 of 7 (permalink) Old 08-17-2012, 02:52 PM
It Lurks...
 
evilappendix's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jan 2007
Location: NOLA
Posts: 605
                     
Ever hit a Faberge' egg with a baseball bat? Cro-Cop by decapitation. Andre was good, but Mirko was legendary.
evilappendix is offline  
post #4 of 7 (permalink) Old 08-17-2012, 03:01 PM
-DayDay Knucks-
 
HitOrGetHit's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jun 2009
Posts: 19,899
Blog Entries: 13
                     
Cro Cop all day.


Sent from my iPhone using VerticalSports


-Always Supporting-
Urijah Faber - Dustin Poirier - Frankie Edgar - Demian Maia - Miesha Tate - Claudia Gadelha - Jessica Eye - Tecia Torres

Come watch me make a fool of myself on YouTube
HitOrGetHit is offline  
post #5 of 7 (permalink) Old 08-17-2012, 03:53 PM
 
Toxic's Avatar
 
Join Date: Mar 2007
Location: See that guy over in the window, with the binoculars?
Posts: 21,821
                     
Arlovski would have had a chance because the guy was and still is very talented but I have a hard time picking against CC here because honestly even in his prime Arlovski never had a really good chin while CroCop's was solid so I think it would have been a great fight right up to when CroCop inevitably knocked Arlovski out.




"If you get hit and it hurts hit him back you not knocked out yet."-Joe Doerksen
The Toxic Terrors (FFL)
Demetrious Johnson*Eduardo Dantas*Emanuel Newton*Will Brooks*Michael Page



Toxic is offline  
post #6 of 7 (permalink) Old 08-17-2012, 03:55 PM
BEWARE OF THE PENGUIN!
 
No_Mercy's Avatar
 
Join Date: Oct 2006
Posts: 11,907
                     
Classic kicker vs puncher. Mirko banged with JDS at the twilight of his career and did pretty good considering.

I'm afraid the LHK would have landed eventually. It's a match up I would still like to see today. It would be an exciting one.

Hope The Pitbull can take take out Sylvia and be welcomed back to the UFC for a couple of exhibition fights. He did knock out Rothwell and Nelson. Both are highly durable.

If only he had a chin. It's because of that chin he lacks confidence. I mean look at Rampage, Hendo or Chuck and Wandy in their heydeys. When you have that aura of invincibility it makes you go wild. I know I would if I had an iron chin. But if I had a wish it would be unlimited cardio. Anyways getting sidetracked. Great matchup even today!

Marcus Aurelius: Tell me again, Maximus, why are we here?
Maximus: For the glory of the Empire, sire.

Baked, not fried... the healthy choice.

No_Mercy is offline  
post #7 of 7 (permalink) Old 08-17-2012, 06:40 PM
Lightweight
 
locnott's Avatar
 
Join Date: Mar 2009
Location: DFW
Posts: 1,603
                     
CC all day. I was a huge AA fan but i don't think he could pull more than 3 out of ten against CroCop.
locnott is offline  
Reply

Quick Reply
Message:
Options

Register Now



In order to be able to post messages on the MMA Forum - UFC Forums - UFC Results - MMA Videos forums, you must first register.
Please enter your desired user name, your email address and other required details in the form below.

User Name:
Password
Please enter a password for your user account. Note that passwords are case-sensitive.

Password:


Confirm Password:
Email Address
Please enter a valid email address for yourself.

Email Address:
OR

Log-in









Human Verification

In order to verify that you are a human and not a spam bot, please enter the answer into the following box below based on the instructions contained in the graphic.




Currently Active Users Viewing This Thread: 1 (0 members and 1 guests)
 
Thread Tools
Show Printable Version Show Printable Version
Email this Page Email this Page
Display Modes
Linear Mode Linear Mode



Posting Rules  
You may post new threads
You may post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are Off
Pingbacks are Off
Refbacks are On

 
For the best viewing experience please update your browser to Google Chrome