Diego Sanchez vs. Matt Hughes official for UFC 135 in Denver - Page 3 - 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.

LinkBack Thread Tools Display Modes
post #21 of 24 (permalink) Old 07-09-2011, 02:55 AM
Rastaman's Avatar
Join Date: Feb 2010
Posts: 769
I think Diego could wrap this one up rather easily if he plays his cards right, but that might be my loathing of Matt Hughes showing through... >.>

vBookie Record: 16-9

Current vBookie Bets:
Rastaman is offline  
Sponsored Links
post #22 of 24 (permalink) Old 07-09-2011, 03:34 AM
Necks are for sheep
Breadfan's Avatar
Join Date: Jan 2008
Location: Washington State
Posts: 745
Could be a good fight, depending on if Nightmare Diego shows up rather than Dream.

Either way, I think Hughes has the better chance to win this. Wouldn't bet it all though.

Thanks to
For the Sig!

Favorite Fighters:

Breadfan is offline  
post #23 of 24 (permalink) Old 07-09-2011, 11:15 AM
Toxic's Avatar
Join Date: Mar 2007
Location: See that guy over in the window, with the binoculars?
Posts: 21,821
Originally Posted by Machida Karate View Post
After that Martin Kampman fight your still going Hughes Toxic? im surprised. For one Hughes is WAYYYYYYYY to slow for the pace Diego will bring, and im a huge Hughes fan, both Hughes and Diego are in my top 7, but Hughes will ether get TKO'ed or Subbed because once Hughes gets dominated by a faster and more technical fighter with a better game plan he seems to give in, and i see Diego ether landing a nasty shot or making Hughes quit mentally and pull off a sub.

Thinking Hughes will simple overpower Diego after watching how much he improved after joining Greg Jackson is silly imo, but we'll see
You mean the Kampmann fight that Diego lost? That was a gift. Anyway Diego's fast pace don't mean shit because Hughes will use his wrestling and Matt not Diego will set the pace. Sanchez will not force Hughes to fight his fight. Diego is gonna sub Hughes? Funny Almedia is a much better grappler than Diego and Hughes was the one who subbed him. Hughes is a highly underrated grappler and IMO is the superior grappler and wrestler, that leaves striking which Diego may have an edge in but only in power IMO. Diego's brawling is garbage. I said it before the Penn fight that Sanchez is sloppy. Look for Hughes to easily take Sanchez down and easily keep him there.

"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 #24 of 24 (permalink) Old 07-09-2011, 02:23 PM
mmaswe82's Avatar
Join Date: Feb 2010
Posts: 2,103
I'm taking Sanchez here, especially now that he's back in the right camp. hughes is old & Diego will be getting better now.

mmaswe82 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