Keith Jardine - The Toughest Fighter in the UFC - 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 10-19-2008, 12:43 PM   #1 (permalink)
Face the Pain
 
Aaronyman's Avatar
 
Join Date: Mar 2007
Location: Southwestern Ontario
Posts: 7,021
Aaronyman Is Respected By All He CrossesAaronyman Is Respected By All He CrossesAaronyman Is Respected By All He CrossesAaronyman Is Respected By All He CrossesAaronyman Is Respected By All He CrossesAaronyman Is Respected By All He CrossesAaronyman Is Respected By All He CrossesAaronyman Is Respected By All He CrossesAaronyman Is Respected By All He CrossesAaronyman Is Respected By All He CrossesAaronyman Is Respected By All He Crosses
Keith Jardine - The Toughest Fighter in the UFC

I don't think there can be any doubt. Sure he's gotten mauled by Houston and Wanderlei...he isn't technically sound, or particularly good at any aspect of mma, but he's just plain TOUGH.....lets look at some things he's done:

vs. Wilson Gouvaia - Jardine comes into the fight injured, and loses the first round badly....taking a beating via leg kicks.....yet in rounds 2 and 3 he battles back and wins a UD basically via shear toughness

vs. Forrest Griffin



- faced with adversity as Griffin isn't brawling but fighting a smart technical fight....he eats a few shots, but Jardine figures him out and waddes in with punches to finish the current LHW champ

vs. Chuck





- even the first round was close, Chuck landed some great right hands on the money....bloodied and battered, Jardine battled back in round 2 and 3 to win a clear cut UD

vs. Vera - the fact that he still won after this.....



says it all...many fighter would have crumpled but Jardine continued to battle on and eeek out a split decision

This thread's for you Keith, the toughest and scariest looking man in the UFC

Aaronyman is offline   Reply With Quote
Sponsored Links
Advertisement
 

Old 10-19-2008, 12:57 PM   #2 (permalink)

 
Toxic's Avatar
 
Join Date: Mar 2007
Location: See that guy over in the window, with the binoculars?
Posts: 20,729
Toxic Is A God Among MenToxic Is A God Among MenToxic Is A God Among MenToxic Is A God Among MenToxic Is A God Among MenToxic Is A God Among MenToxic Is A God Among MenToxic Is A God Among MenToxic Is A God Among MenToxic Is A God Among MenToxic Is A God Among Men
I dont know about toughest but Jardine is a great fighter he must learn how to avoid damage better though because his jaw is suspect.
__________________



"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*Rafael Silva*Zach Makovsky*Michael Page



Toxic is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 10-19-2008, 01:00 PM   #3 (permalink)
Welterweight
 
Cartheron's Avatar
 
Join Date: Sep 2007
Location: Leeds, UK
Posts: 1,968
Cartheron Is Respected By All He CrossesCartheron Is Respected By All He CrossesCartheron Is Respected By All He CrossesCartheron Is Respected By All He CrossesCartheron Is Respected By All He CrossesCartheron Is Respected By All He CrossesCartheron Is Respected By All He CrossesCartheron Is Respected By All He CrossesCartheron Is Respected By All He CrossesCartheron Is Respected By All He CrossesCartheron Is Respected By All He Crosses
Tougher than Rodrigo Nogueira? I think not.
__________________
Fav. Fighters
Wanderlei "The Axe Murderer" Silva
Antonio Rodrigo "Minotauro" Nogueira
Ken "You got kicked. By a kick." Shamrock

WAR The CroCop!

I could care less = you care

I couldn't care less = you don't care
Cartheron is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 10-19-2008, 01:03 PM   #4 (permalink)
Resident Pyrotechnician
 
cplmac's Avatar
 
Join Date: Nov 2007
Location: Chicago
Posts: 1,766
cplmac Is True Champion Of Knowledgecplmac Is True Champion Of Knowledgecplmac Is True Champion Of Knowledgecplmac Is True Champion Of Knowledgecplmac Is True Champion Of Knowledgecplmac Is True Champion Of Knowledgecplmac Is True Champion Of Knowledgecplmac Is True Champion Of Knowledgecplmac Is True Champion Of Knowledgecplmac Is True Champion Of Knowledgecplmac Is True Champion Of Knowledge
Yeah I would give the toughest nod to Nog, but damn if Jardine isn't one tough SOB.
cplmac is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 10-19-2008, 01:05 PM   #5 (permalink)
Middleweight
 
Shamrock-Ortiz's Avatar
 
Join Date: Sep 2006
Location: Wales
Posts: 2,960
Shamrock-Ortiz Is Respected By All He CrossesShamrock-Ortiz Is Respected By All He CrossesShamrock-Ortiz Is Respected By All He CrossesShamrock-Ortiz Is Respected By All He CrossesShamrock-Ortiz Is Respected By All He CrossesShamrock-Ortiz Is Respected By All He CrossesShamrock-Ortiz Is Respected By All He CrossesShamrock-Ortiz Is Respected By All He CrossesShamrock-Ortiz Is Respected By All He CrossesShamrock-Ortiz Is Respected By All He CrossesShamrock-Ortiz Is Respected By All He Crosses
Quote:
Originally Posted by Cartheron View Post
Tougher than Rodrigo Nogueira? I think not.
Truth.

Jardine is a tough Mo Fo, and I've never thought of him like that before because of his losses. You are correct, he is tough.

Rodrigo Nogueira is actually miles tougher than any other fight though in my opinion.

Loads of fighters comeback from nasty rounds/shots, most do. You have to remember for Jardine that those times he has comeback, he also DIDN'T comeback against Houston or Wand.
__________________
Fedor fights I want to see..

Fedor vs. Josh Barnett
Fedor vs. Randy Couture
Fedor vs. Tim Sylvia - DEMOLISHED
Fedor vs. Andrei Arlovski - DEMOLISHED

hmmmmm, i wonder how many become reality..

2007
Shamrock-Ortiz is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 10-19-2008, 01:08 PM   #6 (permalink)
Face the Pain
 
Aaronyman's Avatar
 
Join Date: Mar 2007
Location: Southwestern Ontario
Posts: 7,021
Aaronyman Is Respected By All He CrossesAaronyman Is Respected By All He CrossesAaronyman Is Respected By All He CrossesAaronyman Is Respected By All He CrossesAaronyman Is Respected By All He CrossesAaronyman Is Respected By All He CrossesAaronyman Is Respected By All He CrossesAaronyman Is Respected By All He CrossesAaronyman Is Respected By All He CrossesAaronyman Is Respected By All He CrossesAaronyman Is Respected By All He Crosses
ok ok..i feel you....but Nog actually has world class bjj skills and good boxing.....Jardine doesn't have the benefit of being great at any aspect of mma....yet still wins via toughness
Aaronyman is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 10-19-2008, 01:14 PM   #7 (permalink)
Middleweight
 
Join Date: Apr 2007
Posts: 2,795
rabakill Is Beloved By Allrabakill Is Beloved By Allrabakill Is Beloved By Allrabakill Is Beloved By Allrabakill Is Beloved By Allrabakill Is Beloved By Allrabakill Is Beloved By Allrabakill Is Beloved By Allrabakill Is Beloved By Allrabakill Is Beloved By Allrabakill Is Beloved By All
Fitch? at points in his fight against GSP he was out on his feet.
rabakill is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 10-19-2008, 01:20 PM   #8 (permalink)
LIC
MMA Fanatic
 
Join Date: Oct 2008
Posts: 45
LIC is a jewel in the roughLIC is a jewel in the roughLIC is a jewel in the roughLIC is a jewel in the roughLIC is a jewel in the roughLIC is a jewel in the roughLIC is a jewel in the roughLIC is a jewel in the roughLIC is a jewel in the roughLIC is a jewel in the roughLIC is a jewel in the rough
I think KJ will have won a lot of fans with last nights performance - particularly the post fight interview.
LIC is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 10-19-2008, 01:31 PM   #9 (permalink)
Face the Pain
 
Aaronyman's Avatar
 
Join Date: Mar 2007
Location: Southwestern Ontario
Posts: 7,021
Aaronyman Is Respected By All He CrossesAaronyman Is Respected By All He CrossesAaronyman Is Respected By All He CrossesAaronyman Is Respected By All He CrossesAaronyman Is Respected By All He CrossesAaronyman Is Respected By All He CrossesAaronyman Is Respected By All He CrossesAaronyman Is Respected By All He CrossesAaronyman Is Respected By All He CrossesAaronyman Is Respected By All He CrossesAaronyman Is Respected By All He Crosses
look at the man's last 5 fights....

forrest (current LHW champ), Chuck (former LHW champ), Wanderlei (former Pride Champ), Houston (meh), Vera (former top HW contender)

that's pretty insane
Aaronyman is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 10-19-2008, 01:32 PM   #10 (permalink)
GMW
International Stalker
 
GMW's Avatar
 
Join Date: Nov 2006
Location: San Diego
Posts: 5,203
Blog Entries: 2
GMW Is Respected By All He CrossesGMW Is Respected By All He CrossesGMW Is Respected By All He CrossesGMW Is Respected By All He CrossesGMW Is Respected By All He CrossesGMW Is Respected By All He CrossesGMW Is Respected By All He CrossesGMW Is Respected By All He CrossesGMW Is Respected By All He CrossesGMW Is Respected By All He CrossesGMW Is Respected By All He Crosses
Toughest, not at all, but I didn't give him nearly enough credit before, That is apparent.
__________________

Credit to ThaMuffinMan
GMW 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