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View Poll Results: Who should challenge for the title next
Nick Diaz 9 11.39%
Robbie Lawler 10 12.66%
Hector Lombard 24 30.38%
Rory Macdonald 14 17.72%
Georges St. Pierre 3 3.80%
Tyron Woodley 18 22.78%
Other (Matt Brown, Stun Gun, Tarec) 1 1.27%
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post #101 of 107 (permalink) Old 03-19-2014, 02:03 AM
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I'd like to watch Hendricks/Nick Diaz.

Lombard probably deserves it over Woodley for now. Lombard/Hendricks could be a solid fight. Doubt Lombard can go 5 good ones if he has too though.
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Rory, then Lombard and then Woodley. Sadly, Hendricks will kickk all of them asses.

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post #103 of 107 (permalink) Old 03-19-2014, 02:33 PM
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Originally Posted by MMATycoon View Post
Rory, then Lombard and then Woodley. Sadly, Hendricks will kickk all of them asses.
This is the fact everybody seems to be missing out on. Regardless of who they put in there Hendricks is gettin' in them guts. He whooped Lawler even with a serious arm injury, no doubt would have put him to sleep if he was 100% but doesn't matter since he clearly won the fight anyway.
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post #104 of 107 (permalink) Old 03-19-2014, 03:07 PM
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This will be my last Hendricks related post ever. But Johny did plenty the first 24 minutes of the fight to put himself in position to win and most feel he was winning the 5th round before the "LNP". Bottom line is he likely wins that fight without the "LNP", sure that might have been what locked in the W but his work throughout the fight is what won him the fight. Johny outstruck Robbie in multiple rounds with more diverse strikes and had Robbie hurt from punches that led to the takedown. Saying he won by "LNP" is about as misleading as it gets.
Agreed. Hendricks wins round 5 with or without the takedown. The takedown just put the final nail in the coffin for Lawler. He had Lawler hurt and wobbly.

Now, I would argue Lawler's round wins (3 & 4) were much more clear-cut and significant than Hendricks' (1 & 2), but unfortunately that's not how fights are scored in the UFC.

I have no problem with the decision. Lawler had nothing left to offer in the 5th. Johny did. Granted, Lawler inflicted much more damage on Johny over the course of the fight, it just wasn't enough to earn a decision in a 5-round fight.
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post #105 of 107 (permalink) Old 03-19-2014, 10:16 PM
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GSP is the choice when the time comes. Til then, let Hendricks clean out the division. Roughly ....

Tyron Woodley
Hector Lombard
Rory MacDonald
Demian Maia
Jake Ellenberger
Martin Kampmann
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post #106 of 107 (permalink) Old 03-23-2014, 07:05 PM
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Hector Lombard.

I haven't seen someone rag doll an elite fighter like Shields in a long time. He gets grief for not finishing but I don't think anyone wants a piece of that guy (until the "TRT" ban is enforced anyway.)
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post #107 of 107 (permalink) Old 03-23-2014, 07:10 PM
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I'm prepared for some blowback but IM very HO I think:
Lombard > Hendricks > Woodley...time will tell I guess.
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