If Andersen Silva retires to fight Roy Jones - Page 2 - 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.

Reply

Old 10-17-2008, 05:43 AM   #11 (permalink)
Amatuer
 
TheGamefather's Avatar
 
Join Date: Sep 2008
Posts: 158
TheGamefather Needs A HugTheGamefather Needs A HugTheGamefather Needs A HugTheGamefather Needs A HugTheGamefather Needs A Hug
Quote:
Originally Posted by dontazo View Post
he said he does not give a shit about money that its time to give younger generation a chance or something in video interview
lol

When he signs to fight Jones for free, he can say that nonsence... He'll be cashing a big cheque if it happens, and it wont be going to charity.
TheGamefather is offline   Reply With Quote
Sponsored Links
Advertisement
 

Old 10-17-2008, 07:23 AM   #12 (permalink)
Super Heavyweight
 
Join Date: Feb 2008
Posts: 4,079
dontazo Is True Champion Of Knowledgedontazo Is True Champion Of Knowledgedontazo Is True Champion Of Knowledgedontazo Is True Champion Of Knowledgedontazo Is True Champion Of Knowledgedontazo Is True Champion Of Knowledgedontazo Is True Champion Of Knowledgedontazo Is True Champion Of Knowledgedontazo Is True Champion Of Knowledgedontazo Is True Champion Of Knowledgedontazo Is True Champion Of Knowledge
well i am sure he will lol . but still i feel that jones will ko silva in 7 round
dontazo is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 10-17-2008, 12:02 PM   #13 (permalink)
Amatuer
 
Join Date: Feb 2008
Posts: 147
silent_nick has a little shameless behaviour in the past
If it gets to the 12th round and Roy's won all 12 rounds, Anderson should just MT clinch and knee the **** out of him and take the DQ.
silent_nick is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 10-17-2008, 12:09 PM   #14 (permalink)
RNC - the fighting mans lullaby
 
The Lone Wolf's Avatar
 
Join Date: Sep 2008
Location: Somewhere between Hell and Earth
Posts: 1,569
The Lone Wolf Is True Champion Of KnowledgeThe Lone Wolf Is True Champion Of KnowledgeThe Lone Wolf Is True Champion Of KnowledgeThe Lone Wolf Is True Champion Of KnowledgeThe Lone Wolf Is True Champion Of KnowledgeThe Lone Wolf Is True Champion Of KnowledgeThe Lone Wolf Is True Champion Of KnowledgeThe Lone Wolf Is True Champion Of KnowledgeThe Lone Wolf Is True Champion Of KnowledgeThe Lone Wolf Is True Champion Of KnowledgeThe Lone Wolf Is True Champion Of Knowledge
Quote:
Originally Posted by silent_nick View Post
If it gets to the 12th round and Roy's won all 12 rounds, Anderson should just MT clinch and knee the **** out of him and take the DQ.
Hahaha! Love it!
The Lone Wolf is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 10-17-2008, 12:12 PM   #15 (permalink)
MMA Fanatic
 
Join Date: Oct 2008
Posts: 11
JoePlay has a little shameless behaviour in the past
Quote:
Originally Posted by silent_nick View Post
If it gets to the 12th round and Roy's won all 12 rounds, Anderson should just MT clinch and knee the **** out of him and take the DQ.
LMAO that would be totally unprofessional ... but hilarious.
JoePlay is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 10-18-2008, 01:24 AM   #16 (permalink)
MMA Fanatic
 
Join Date: Oct 2008
Posts: 19
FutureOK Needs A HugFutureOK Needs A HugFutureOK Needs A HugFutureOK Needs A HugFutureOK Needs A HugFutureOK Needs A Hug
I still think it would hurt mma's image if he was to lose. Not to hardcore fans but to people that are still on the fence about mma. I would love to see one boxing match and one mma fight. This I think would be great for both sports.
FutureOK is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 10-18-2008, 04:35 AM   #17 (permalink)
Godless Heathen
 
Rygu's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jul 2008
Location: Langley, B.C.
Posts: 3,040
Rygu Is A BallerRygu Is A BallerRygu Is A BallerRygu Is A BallerRygu Is A BallerRygu Is A BallerRygu Is A BallerRygu Is A BallerRygu Is A BallerRygu Is A BallerRygu Is A Baller
I dunno maybe im naive but I just dont see the point at all in them ever boxing.

Roy Jones has done nothing but practice punching and head movement since he was a teenager. He is a world class puncher, KO'd many many guys.

Anderson Silva practices punching obviously but also knees, kicks, elbows, subs, TD, clinch, etc he is NOT a world class puncher by professional boxing standards by any means. No way in hell he could out-box Roy Jones.

If they fought MMA Silva best take it to the ground where he could win easily .....he wouldn't want to keep it standing and eat a combo from Jones with 4oz gloves on. Jones can clinch and dirty box as well if necessary.
Rygu is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 10-18-2008, 05:35 AM   #18 (permalink)
MLS
Banned
 
MLS's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jul 2007
Location: Backseat of the PlazzVan
Posts: 6,472
Blog Entries: 2
MLS MLS MLS MLS MLS MLS MLS MLS MLS MLS MLS
Way to many people are thinking of a prime RJJ. RJJ hasn't finished a fight since 2002 when he TKO'ed Clinton Woods and hasn't finished a quality opponent since, well you find one. I'm not saying Anderson would win this but I think it's a lot closer then people think. RJJ still has fast hands (though not what they were) and his reactions are still pretty good but his legs are pretty shot. If Anderson stayed outside (does have a 4-5 inch reach advantage) and kept moving around I could see him doing well. He would have a training camp of a couple months to just work his boxing and I would like to see what he could do.

How RJJ does against Calzaghe will tell a lot about what he has left because his fight with Trinidad really didn't.
MLS is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 10-18-2008, 06:00 AM   #19 (permalink)
Banned
 
XitUp's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jan 2007
Location: UK
Posts: 2,719
XitUp Is Respected By All He CrossesXitUp Is Respected By All He CrossesXitUp Is Respected By All He CrossesXitUp Is Respected By All He CrossesXitUp Is Respected By All He CrossesXitUp Is Respected By All He CrossesXitUp Is Respected By All He CrossesXitUp Is Respected By All He CrossesXitUp Is Respected By All He CrossesXitUp Is Respected By All He CrossesXitUp Is Respected By All He Crosses
Quote:
Originally Posted by silent_nick View Post
If it gets to the 12th round and Roy's won all 12 rounds, Anderson should just MT clinch and knee the **** out of him and take the DQ.
Didn't Genki Sudo pull a flying triangle on someone in a K1 match?

Quote:
Originally Posted by MLS View Post
Way to many people are thinking of a prime RJJ. RJJ hasn't finished a fight since 2002 when he TKO'ed Clinton Woods and hasn't finished a quality opponent since, well you find one. I'm not saying Anderson would win this but I think it's a lot closer then people think. RJJ still has fast hands (though not what they were) and his reactions are still pretty good but his legs are pretty shot. If Anderson stayed outside (does have a 4-5 inch reach advantage) and kept moving around I could see him doing well. He would have a training camp of a couple months to just work his boxing and I would like to see what he could do.
Yup.
XitUp is offline   Reply With Quote
Reply



Currently Active Users Viewing This Thread: 1 (0 members and 1 guests)
 
Thread Tools
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

vB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are Off
Pingbacks are Off
Refbacks are On

VerticalSports
Baseball Forum Golf Forum Boxing Forum Snowmobile Forum
Basketball Forum Soccer Forum MMA Forum PWC Forum
Football Forum Cricket Forum Wrestling Forum ATV Forum
Hockey Forum Volleyball Forum Paintball Forum Snowboarding Forum
Tennis Forum Rugby Forums Lacrosse Forum Skiing Forums
Copyright (C) Verticalscope Inc SEO by vBSEO 3.3.2
Powered by vBulletin Copyright © 2000-2009 Jelsoft Enterprises Limited.
vBCredits v1.4 Copyright ©2007, PixelFX Studios