UFC should have a open weight tournament for who ever wants - 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.

Reply

Old 02-21-2007, 03:28 PM   #21 (permalink)
F*ck You I Rhyme Better
 
Organik's Avatar
 
Join Date: Aug 2006
Location: Toronto
Posts: 2,458
Organik is on another level nowOrganik is on another level nowOrganik is on another level nowOrganik is on another level nowOrganik is on another level nowOrganik is on another level nowOrganik is on another level nowOrganik is on another level nowOrganik is on another level nowOrganik is on another level nowOrganik is on another level now
NSAC wrecks everything... i wonder when the UFC will actually go to Japan to compete with PrideFC
Organik is offline   Reply With Quote
Sponsored Links
Advertisement
 

Old 02-21-2007, 03:38 PM   #22 (permalink)
Flyweight
 
KTS1010's Avatar
 
Join Date: Feb 2007
Location: Charlotte, NC
Posts: 306
KTS1010 has a little shameless behaviour in the past
I don't see this being that interesting. I personally think that a good LHW would beat the hell out of a ww or a heavy weight would beat down a mw. I could only see like a one division jump for this. Like a HW vs. LHW, MW vs. WW and etc.
KTS1010 is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 02-21-2007, 05:11 PM   #23 (permalink)
Featherweight
 
anton's Avatar
 
Join Date: Oct 2006
Location: Hamilton, Waterloo, ON
Posts: 1,406
anton has a spectacular aura aboutanton has a spectacular aura aboutanton has a spectacular aura aboutanton has a spectacular aura aboutanton has a spectacular aura aboutanton has a spectacular aura aboutanton has a spectacular aura aboutanton has a spectacular aura aboutanton has a spectacular aura aboutanton has a spectacular aura aboutanton has a spectacular aura about
Quote:
Originally Posted by daman5
Wow and you call your self Canadian??

There is a CANADIAN only network calls The Fight Network, check it out, i have seen almost every league there is due to this channel,

And i live in ontario, and where i live i can train and compete in MMA competitions, have you ever heard od Mark "The Machine" Hominick? hes from Berrie!!!

common now, dont spew ignorance please!!

MMA is allowed in Canada, Kicks the the face are Allowed in Canada, Elbows to down fighers are allowed!!

hey wait a second, anything that you want to watch after 10PM is fair game!!

We dont have a sports regulating commission like the states, the cloest thing we have is the HRDC (but this has nothing to do with sport regulations)
ummmm...sure you can train in Ontario...I do so in Hamilton, but MMA Fights ARE ILLEGAL in Ontario my friend.

no one is spewing ignorance except you.

no regulating commission? try the Ontario Athletic Commission which has made it illegal to partake in MMA Fights under Section 83 of the Canadian Criminal Code.

as for ya boy Mark Hominick...first, he trains in Barrie, and second, all of his fights have taken place in TKO, which runs its events in Montreal mainly. Why? Because it's illegal in Ontario.

read this site:

New Page 1
__________________

GSP Dan Henderson Sean Sherk Tyson Griffin Mark Hunt
Prospects Draft: Dong Hyun Kim & Roger Hollett

Last edited by anton : 02-21-2007 at 05:17 PM.
anton is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 02-21-2007, 06:28 PM   #24 (permalink)
Heavyweight
 
e-thug's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jan 2007
Location: Kelowna
Posts: 3,894
e-thug Is Respected By All He Crossese-thug Is Respected By All He Crossese-thug Is Respected By All He Crossese-thug Is Respected By All He Crossese-thug Is Respected By All He Crossese-thug Is Respected By All He Crossese-thug Is Respected By All He Crossese-thug Is Respected By All He Crossese-thug Is Respected By All He Crossese-thug Is Respected By All He Crossese-thug Is Respected By All He Crosses
Quote:
Originally Posted by PUNISHERWP
at least you guys dont live in Canada...as far as I know except for Quebec and Alberta...MMA fighting is banned everywhere else in this Country...Im not entirely certain.

Its funny though because Toronto has a team in the IFL.

I am right about UFC used to mix up the weightclasses though right?
Dude, BC has a huge MMA following, look up king of the cage, they have shows all the time in bc...I went and watched one in Vernon it was alright!

The open weight thing wont happen, however I agree they should have like HW, LHW, MW, WW, LW tournaments.
e-thug is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 02-21-2007, 07:03 PM   #25 (permalink)
Amatuer
 
Join Date: Jan 2007
Location: Santa Rosa, NorCal
Posts: 163
funkymunky has a little shameless behaviour in the past
i read an interview with dana not so long ago and he was asked if he would consider having the ufc do a tournament like the old days. he said he would never bring them back and gave no reason.
funkymunky is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 02-21-2007, 07:31 PM   #26 (permalink)
Free Thinker
 
pt447's Avatar
 
Join Date: Sep 2006
Location: In your closet!
Posts: 5,673
Blog Entries: 1
pt447 is on another level nowpt447 is on another level nowpt447 is on another level nowpt447 is on another level nowpt447 is on another level nowpt447 is on another level nowpt447 is on another level nowpt447 is on another level nowpt447 is on another level nowpt447 is on another level nowpt447 is on another level now
Quote:
Originally Posted by Kameleon
Before they implemented weightclasses, they pretty much had no weight classes. Look at the early UFC fights, a 200lb man fighting a 400lb pound man. Something bad could have happened, it didn't cause the 400lb man sucked and got KO'd.

Fast forward to now, most fighters are well rounded and the fighting styles are almost even, so the "danger" is higher. Rules and weightclasses are there to protect fighters, if anyone is allowed to fight at any weight, someone could get seriously hurt or even die in the octagon/ring. I don't mind weightclasses or even some of the rules. I just wish they would hold a tournament for a certain weight division, that is big money the UFC could make.

was that meant to be funny? i doubt it, but it was!!!
__________________
whiskey, racism, money, grease, twinkie's, guns.....yep lol thats about it

http://www.watchblog.com/

http://www.xanga.com/mfalino
pt447 is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 02-21-2007, 07:37 PM   #27 (permalink)
Bantamweight
 
Spit206Fire's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jul 2006
Posts: 669
Spit206Fire Needs A HugSpit206Fire Needs A HugSpit206Fire Needs A HugSpit206Fire Needs A HugSpit206Fire Needs A HugSpit206Fire Needs A HugSpit206Fire Needs A HugSpit206Fire Needs A Hug
Ya the NSAC sucks.

But Dana White said if PRIDE is selling PRIDE then he'd buy it so... maybe we'd see an over seas Open Weight Tourni.

I'd really like to see how Chuck/Randy and those LHW's that can fight Heavyweight can fair in a tourniment.
__________________
What is it that is going to be on your mind when you're on your death bed? Will it be the tedious years of 9 to 5, or the memory of some great acheivement. Maybe a moment you stood in glory to the applause of millions.
-Evan Tanner
Spit206Fire is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 02-21-2007, 07:39 PM   #28 (permalink)
Bantamweight
 
Spit206Fire's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jul 2006
Posts: 669
Spit206Fire Needs A HugSpit206Fire Needs A HugSpit206Fire Needs A HugSpit206Fire Needs A HugSpit206Fire Needs A HugSpit206Fire Needs A HugSpit206Fire Needs A HugSpit206Fire Needs A Hug
Quote:
Originally Posted by Kirkardo
Then we can see who has the balls to get in there and fight with the toughest guys in both HW, LH, MW and see once and for all who is the toughest. See if chuck enters it

Just FYI Chuck has fought in a Grand Prix with pride.


Newbie.
__________________
What is it that is going to be on your mind when you're on your death bed? Will it be the tedious years of 9 to 5, or the memory of some great acheivement. Maybe a moment you stood in glory to the applause of millions.
-Evan Tanner
Spit206Fire is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 02-21-2007, 07:46 PM   #29 (permalink)
Das ‹bermensch
 
wukkadb's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jan 2007
Location: San Diego, CA
Posts: 7,633
wukkadb Is Destined For Greatnesswukkadb Is Destined For Greatnesswukkadb Is Destined For Greatnesswukkadb Is Destined For Greatnesswukkadb Is Destined For Greatnesswukkadb Is Destined For Greatnesswukkadb Is Destined For Greatnesswukkadb Is Destined For Greatnesswukkadb Is Destined For Greatnesswukkadb Is Destined For Greatnesswukkadb Is Destined For Greatness
Quote:
Originally Posted by Spit206Fire
Just FYI Chuck has fought in a Grand Prix with pride.


Newbie.
ya and he didn't get past the 2nd round
__________________



What a stud

Quote:
Originally Posted by swpthleg View Post
The power of Aleks, his small baby and pimp hardcore dogs has granted you useful insight, my friend.
wukkadb is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 02-21-2007, 08:04 PM   #30 (permalink)
SugaRUSH!
 
brownpimp88's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jun 2006
Location: Surrey, Canada
Posts: 3,807
Blog Entries: 1
brownpimp88 is on another level nowbrownpimp88 is on another level nowbrownpimp88 is on another level nowbrownpimp88 is on another level nowbrownpimp88 is on another level nowbrownpimp88 is on another level nowbrownpimp88 is on another level nowbrownpimp88 is on another level nowbrownpimp88 is on another level nowbrownpimp88 is on another level nowbrownpimp88 is on another level now
Quote:
Originally Posted by anton
ummmm...sure you can train in Ontario...I do so in Hamilton, but MMA Fights ARE ILLEGAL in Ontario my friend.

no one is spewing ignorance except you.

no regulating commission? try the Ontario Athletic Commission which has made it illegal to partake in MMA Fights under Section 83 of the Canadian Criminal Code.

as for ya boy Mark Hominick...first, he trains in Barrie, and second, all of his fights have taken place in TKO, which runs its events in Montreal mainly. Why? Because it's illegal in Ontario.

read this site:

New Page 1
It maybe illegal in Ontario, but it is not illegal in Canada. I know that Quebec, Edmonton and B.C all sanction it, but B.C doesn't allow elbows to the face of a downed opponenent(not 100% sure). Other provs may allow it aswell.
__________________
Support Mixed Martial Arts, not Ultimate Fighting

brownpimp88 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