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post #1 of 13 (permalink) Old 09-11-2008, 02:29 AM Thread Starter
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MMAFORUM: Fighter Showdown (Round 3 LHW)

This is the first MMAFORUM: Fighter Showdown. Just like the Superhero Showdown post who you believe would win this fight and why. The winner will move on to fight for the MMAforum Fighter Championship.

This Round we have:

Lyoto " The Dragon" Machida

Fighting out of: Belem, Brazil
Age: 30
Height: 6' 1" (185 cm)
Weight: 205 lbs. (93 kg)
Overall MMA Record: (W-L-D) 13-0-0

Quinton "Rampage" Jackson

Fighting out of : Irvine CA by way of Memphis, TN
Age: 30
Height: 6' 1" (185 cm)
Weight : 205 lbs. (93 kg)
Overall MMA Record: (W-L-D) 28-7-0
Strengths: Wrestling, strength, slamming ability

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post #2 of 13 (permalink) Old 09-11-2008, 03:02 AM
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I'm gonna say Rampage by KO. Yes Lyoto is elusive but i think Rampage would be able to tag him late in the second.

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I'll be one of the few probably, but if both fighters are in good shape and prepared then I'll have to give it to Rampage. I think he'd do more standing and he'd be able to avoid most submission attempts on the ground. I'd give it to Rampage either by decision or late TKO
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i think Jackson would win, I think he would eventually catch Machida and put him down with a punch then GnP for the win TKO stylee

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Rampage by KO

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I pick Lyoto, mainly because we've seen Rampage struggle against technical gameplans.
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Wow I dont see how people are picking Rampage (must be b/c people hate Lyoto ). But if Forrest can keep his distance and outstrike Rampage then I dont see how Lyoto would have any problems. Machida is much more technical and elusive than Griffin and Rampage couldnt KO him.

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Machida. Do I really have to say "by UD"?

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post #9 of 13 (permalink) Old 09-13-2008, 12:53 PM
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As much as I hate to admit it Lyoto wins this fight, he'll probably catch Rampage with a punch while circling away.

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