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post #91 of 93 (permalink) Old 02-19-2009, 09:17 PM
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Originally Posted by Damone View Post
Fedor could've TKO'ed Fujita with strikes, but he decided to choke him out.

Also, Rich should take this by KO. I love me some Wandy, but he hasn't used the thai clinch in what seems to be 5 years, and I don't see him using it here. He'll brawl and get tagged by the better striker. Rich, at this point, is better. Doesn't matter if this is at 205 or 185, Silva's going to sleep.

Wanderlei's thai clinch has become Hendo's big right hand, sad to say.
you never know though.. considering Rich's kryptonite is the thai clinch, and SIlva will know this..

i have a feeling we will see Franklin vs A.Silva 1 and 2 again with W.Silva finishing him in the same fashion..

(that would be amazing..)

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post #92 of 93 (permalink) Old 02-20-2009, 08:46 AM
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Originally Posted by bbjd7 View Post
Anderson maybe but not Dan. Especially not with the way Dan fights lately.
hendo still hits hard , just everyone that fights him knows this and watchs it to make sure he dont land it

Originally Posted by pauly_j View Post
Dan throws his right hand like a guy trying to get the highscore on one of those punch power measuring things at a fairground. He has a killer left hook too. I'd deffo say he hits as hard as Wand.
id say for sure if not harder.

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I would agree except he hit chuck a lot and couldn't KO him, yet both Rashad and Rampage Ko'd chuck with one shot. Seems to me that they hit harder than Wandy. Or at least they landed perfect shots.
did any of you guys see rampage on sports science tv show ? his right has 1800 lbs of force !!

Originally Posted by Fedor>all View Post
I don't think the way Dan fights lately has anything to do with the power he's shown in the past. Even Rampage said Henderson hits harder than anyone he's ever fought.
exactly .

Originally Posted by Terror Kovenant View Post
A KO punch requires more than just power. Rashad's punch was absolutely perfect. Great timing, incredible speed, perfect placement, a lot of power, and an exposed Chuck. That punch would put any human being to sleep. Rampage did not KO'd Chuck with one shot. He landed a shot as Chuck was moving out and it tagged him as his chin was sticking out. Chuck fell, and then Rampage landed a series of blows that Chuck couldn't recover from. Thats not a one punch KO. But Rampage is the hardest puncher in the LHW division. I'd say that Wandy definitely hits harder than Rashad though.
hard to say really ...

Originally Posted by Suizida View Post
So i guess most people have forgotten that these 2 have already gone to war once....

that was hillarious man

Originally Posted by No_Mercy View Post
This is a very interesting matchup. It's good for both of em, but personally there's no back story...no bad blood. Rich is like a total nice guy. Suppose a fight is a fight. I really wanted to see Belcher get fed to The Axe Murderer. Patrick Cote or Chris Leben (after his ban) would be a fun match too against Wand.
leben vs wand would be a hell of a fun fight to watch ...id buy it
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post #93 of 93 (permalink) Old 02-20-2009, 02:14 PM
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At this point, sadly, if I absolutely had to bet on that fight to save my life, I'd bet Leben

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