Who do you think has the most impressive losses on his record? - 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 4 (permalink) Old 11-07-2009, 01:09 AM Thread Starter
khoveraki's Avatar
Join Date: Jun 2009
Posts: 5,743
Who do you think has the most impressive losses on his record?

I've been thinking about it, who has the most impressive losses on their record?

Here's my example. This guy gets almost no recognition from solid fans, and zero recognition from casual fans.

Ricardo Arona.

I honestly think this guy has the toughest view of MMA fighters ever. He's basically only ever lost to the best, and faces hard guys routinely.

He was one of the first and last people to arguably take a round from Fedor, in only Ricardo's 3rd fight.

He's only lost to:
Fedor (decision)
Rampage (famous powerbomb)
Shogun (TKO)
Wanderlei Silva (split decision, in his prime)
Sokoudjou (KO)

He's beaten: Overeem, Eastman, Lister, Hendo, Sakuraba, Jeremy Horn, Ninja Rua.

I really think if he had been given easier opponents at first and built his way up steadily to harder opponents, he would have been huge. Imagine if he beat Ninja, Hendo, and Overeem in a row in his prime?
khoveraki is offline  
Sponsored Links
post #2 of 4 (permalink) Old 11-07-2009, 04:47 AM
Super Heavyweight
Judoka's Avatar
Join Date: Feb 2007
Location: Australia
Posts: 4,379
Honorable mention to Elvis Sinosic, the UFC loved to try and throw him to the wolves, he matches them.

UFC Record


Jeremy Horn(Submission)


Tito Ortiz
Evan tanner
Renato Sobral
Forrest Griffin
Michael Bisping
Alessio Sakara

Judoka is offline  
post #3 of 4 (permalink) Old 11-07-2009, 04:57 AM
Join Date: May 2009
Location: parts unknown
Posts: 2,638
Rich Franklin

Losses - Vitor Belfort, Dan Henderson, Anderson Silva x2 and Lyoto Machida, basically a who's who of 185 and 205 champs that are all still very relivent today.
alizio is offline  
post #4 of 4 (permalink) Old 11-07-2009, 02:15 PM
mohod1982's Avatar
Join Date: Oct 2006
Posts: 277
rashad evans, thiago silva
mohod1982 is offline  

Quick Reply

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


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

Email Address:


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