***OFFICIAL*** Ben Henderson vs. Nate Diaz Thread - Page 17 - MMA Forum - UFC Forums - UFC Results - MMA Videos
UFC The Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) is a U.S.-based mixed martial arts organization, recognized as the largest MMA promotion in the world. The UFC is headquartered in Las Vegas, Nevada and is owned and operated by Zuffa, LLC. This promotion is responsible for solidifying the sport's postion in the history-books. UFC is currently undergoing a remarkable surge in popularity, along with greater mainstream media coverage. UFC programming can now be seen on FOX, FX, and FUEL TV in the United States, as well as in 35 other countries worldwide.

View Poll Results: Your prediction
Ben Henderson 28 48.28%
Nate Diaz 30 51.72%
Draw 0 0%
Voters: 58. You may not vote on this poll

LinkBack Thread Tools Display Modes
post #161 of 224 (permalink) Old 12-08-2012, 10:32 PM
Join Date: Jun 2008
Posts: 307
Roids won
jaycalgary is offline  
Sponsored Links
post #162 of 224 (permalink) Old 12-08-2012, 10:32 PM
Join Date: Sep 2008
Posts: 331
I'm thinking Benson could still go another 3 rounds with brother Nick and still come out with an 80-72 decision.
NoYards is offline  
post #163 of 224 (permalink) Old 12-08-2012, 10:32 PM
Join Date: Mar 2010
Posts: 290
have to say impressed with bensons bjj defence.
thought diaz would sub him for sure if it got on the ground but he just tooled him everywhere for 25mins.
rallyman is offline  
post #164 of 224 (permalink) Old 12-08-2012, 10:32 PM
You're Welcome.
Canadian Psycho's Avatar
Join Date: Apr 2007
Location: Eh?
Posts: 7,723
Originally Posted by Roflcopter View Post
I can't believe people thought Diaz would win.

Benson chewed him up.

With so much octagon time to use as a reference. I don't think I've ever been able to make such an accurate prediction of how exactly a fight was going to go.

Neither fighter is any different then the last time we've seen them...
My God, get off your high horse. Most people gave Henderson's wrestling and strength the nod, especially as we've seen Nate dummied by lesser wrestlers in the past. But anyone can win a fight on any given night and people root for their favourites. Your 'I can't believe people actually thought ______ would win' schtick is tired.
Canadian Psycho is offline  
post #165 of 224 (permalink) Old 12-08-2012, 10:32 PM
Soakked's Avatar
Join Date: Feb 2007
Location: NYC
Posts: 2,446
5 rounds to none dominance, nuff respect to Ben.

"Let them see that their words can cut you, and you'll never be free of the mockery. If they want to give you a name, take it, make it your own. Then they can't hurt you with it anymore." - Tyrion Lannister
Soakked is offline  
post #166 of 224 (permalink) Old 12-08-2012, 10:33 PM
Kneel Before Christ!
Roflcopter's Avatar
Join Date: Sep 2008
Posts: 8,024
The 30-19 from forum goers doesn't really mean much, but I think I'll send in a few emails to some certain MMA writers and rib em a bit about the Diaz pick.

Having short term memory when it comes to fighters is a trait of casual fans...not guys who do this thing for a living.

Roflcopter is offline  
post #167 of 224 (permalink) Old 12-08-2012, 10:33 PM
Rauno's Avatar
Join Date: Nov 2009
Location: Estonia
Posts: 17,676
Oh man.

Rauno is offline  
post #168 of 224 (permalink) Old 12-08-2012, 10:33 PM
Join Date: Apr 2010
Posts: 1,191
For me this fight just makes me think how ******* awesome Frankie Edgar really is. To IMO have beaten Bendo when he's even smaller than Diaz is insane. Great fight from Bendo tonight though, Diaz's JJ game was totally shut down.
anderton46 is offline  
post #169 of 224 (permalink) Old 12-08-2012, 10:34 PM
Toxic's Avatar
Join Date: Mar 2007
Location: See that guy over in the window, with the binoculars?
Posts: 21,821
Great showing by Bendo, no idea where it leaves Nate though. Where does he go from here? I doubt he can make FW, he was dominated so a title shot anywhere in the near future is inconceivable especially in such a stacked division. Tough road back for Nate.

"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 #170 of 224 (permalink) Old 12-08-2012, 10:34 PM
Sportsman 2.0's Avatar
Join Date: Jul 2012
Posts: 8,778
Hope Nate Diaz come back soon... to the hole he crawled from. Where's the tough face now, boy?
Since is too late to get humble, get this beating instead.
Sportsman 2.0 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