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post #11 of 71 (permalink) Old 09-27-2012, 12:43 AM
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Originally Posted by mastodon2222 View Post
205 vs 170...nuff said, even if they met at 185. But I'd watch it tho ;-)
Really...Machida walks around now at 200-205lbs due to his new diet...Guess you didn't watch the last weigh in with him

Gsp walks around at 195lbs...Hmmm Don't really see The issue Here
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Originally Posted by TheNinja View Post
Really...Machida walks around now at 200-205lbs due to his new diet...Guess you didn't watch the last weigh in with him

Gsp walks around at 195lbs...H: Don't really see The issue Here
I thought GSP walks around at much less than that, he is always in great shape.
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Originally Posted by Joabbuac View Post
I thought GSP walks around at much less than that, he is always in great shape.
I know I've heard he walks around in the 190s. I trained with him a little over the summer and he dwarfed me. I was an inch or two taller, but he was crazy dense and way wider. I'm about 168-170 so, I'd guess he was in the mid 180s maybe higher. But he was just getting back from knee surgery.

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I can easily see Machida frustrating GSP and knocking him out. Can't really see GSP trying to take Machida since Machida's TDD is on point.
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Machida should be concentrating on a rematch with the LHW champion and not calling out those who fight TWO weight classes below him.
Yeah, I agree with this for sure. Seems a really odd thing for Machida to say, if indeed he did say it of course.
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Well, no big surprise here. He trains with the Ufc Hw Champion and MW Champion, already got wicked choked out by the LHW champion, WW is the only place for him. lol I mean yeah Lyoto was doing good in the Jones fight, but who would be in a rush to get back in there and fight a guy that choked you out so violently.

Not hating on Lyoto here, just pointing these things out.
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Machida would beat GSP easily in my opinion. I think he would knock him out early.

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post #18 of 71 (permalink) Old 09-27-2012, 06:58 AM
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Well I think it's pretty obvious that the difference in size is way to much here, but I honestly think that if you took Machida and cloned him say into a natural WW he would still demolish GSP. Stylistic nightmare of a match, plus Lyoto lands everything (not just counters) with power so well. We've never seen George frustrated in the cage before, Machida is the perfect guy to make that happen.
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The size difference is less than GSP/Anderson so I don't get that whole argument. All I know is I wanna see it now.

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post #20 of 71 (permalink) Old 09-27-2012, 09:55 AM
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After GSP, why doesn't Machida call out Bendo or Donald Cerrone at 155. This is lame Machida. Rematch JBJ and attempt to get that title back rather than calling out a fighter 2 weight classes below you! #makesyoulooksoft
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