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Official MMA discussion thread (UFC 207 pg 6) 

Post#1 » by matchman » Sat Nov 12, 2016 5:08 pm

McGregor vs Alvarez
Tyron Woodley vs Wonderboy
Joanna vs Karolina
Weidman vs Romero
Tate vs Pennington
Frankie Edgar vs Jeremy Stephens
Nurmagomedov vs Michael Johnson

And some more

Personally I quite look forward to Woodley's game also Joanna vs Karolina, and UFC 205 > 200
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Re: OT: UFC 205 sounds like a good card 

Post#2 » by j4remi » Sat Nov 12, 2016 6:14 pm

Yep, this is potentially the greatest card ever. You'll never see so many title fights, so many former champions and so many elite fighters on one card again. Normally, I have a pretty confident guess at what's going to happen in half the fights on a card or more but with this one the fights are really tough to predict. I'm really hype for this and that it's happening in MSG for the first time ever just adds to the historic feel of the whole event. I'll add this random bit of over analysis though; I caught two or three intercepting knees during Mcgregor sparring session clips which could easily be nothing...but they chewed up Eddie in his last loss to Donald Cerrone. It's a strike I've never seen Conor use, but it'd be a really smart way to control distance, so if Mac is using 'em they'd be an unexpected game changer. Then again, even without the knees, it should come down to his accuracy and speed vs Eddies grappling and distance closing.
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Re: OT: UFC 205 sounds like a good card 

Post#3 » by EchelonNYK » Sat Nov 12, 2016 8:31 pm

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Re: OT: UFC 205 sounds like a good card 

Post#4 » by matchman » Sun Nov 13, 2016 3:11 am

I will forget the Knicks for a minute and watch this main card at the moment, onto Tate now.
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Re: OT: UFC 205 sounds like a good card 

Post#5 » by matchman » Sun Nov 13, 2016 3:28 am

Meisha seems to have trouble now.
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Re: OT: UFC 205 sounds like a good card 

Post#6 » by matchman » Sun Nov 13, 2016 3:41 am

Oh Tate calls it a career. :o
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Re: OT: UFC 205 sounds like a good card 

Post#7 » by HarthorneWingo » Sun Nov 13, 2016 4:11 am

matchman wrote:Oh Tate calls it a career. :o


Miesha lost?
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Re: OT: UFC 205 sounds like a good card 

Post#8 » by swisscheeseD » Sun Nov 13, 2016 4:14 am

I would be dead if I got hit with that flying knee.
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Re: OT: UFC 205 sounds like a good card 

Post#9 » by matchman » Sun Nov 13, 2016 4:14 am

That Romero knee shot is freaky. Wow. Bisping may probably lose to this guy.
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Re: OT: UFC 205 sounds like a good card 

Post#10 » by matchman » Sun Nov 13, 2016 4:16 am

HarthorneWingo wrote:
matchman wrote:Oh Tate calls it a career. :o


Miesha lost?



Yup, and she thinks it is about time to pass the torch.
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Re: OT: UFC 205 sounds like a good card 

Post#11 » by Kristaps6_NYK » Sun Nov 13, 2016 4:17 am

Wow Romero **** him up bad with that knee. I was seriously concerned for him
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Re: OT: UFC 205 sounds like a good card 

Post#12 » by matchman » Sun Nov 13, 2016 4:17 am

swisscheeseD wrote:I would be dead if I got hit with that flying knee.


It should be a KO instead of TKO, maybe the ref doesn't get that there is no way for Weidman to come back from this.
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Re: OT: UFC 205 sounds like a good card 

Post#13 » by matchman » Sun Nov 13, 2016 4:19 am

:nonono:
Kristaps6_NYK wrote:Wow Romero **** him up bad with that knee. I was seriously concerned for him

If soccer and football players are concerned about concussion, how about this kind of injury?
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Re: OT: UFC 205 sounds like a good card 

Post#14 » by Kristaps6_NYK » Sun Nov 13, 2016 4:22 am

matchman wrote::nonono:
Kristaps6_NYK wrote:Wow Romero **** him up bad with that knee. I was seriously concerned for him

If soccer and football players are concerned about concussion, how about this kind of injury?
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Re: OT: UFC 205 sounds like a good card 

Post#15 » by matchman » Sun Nov 13, 2016 4:32 am

Joanna is built like a steel, and talks about 7-time Muay Thai champ, if Karolina cannot stop her I doubt any woman can stop her in this division.
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Re: OT: UFC 205 sounds like a good card 

Post#16 » by matchman » Sun Nov 13, 2016 5:08 am

Good five round fight, and Joanna survives from round 4 hit, it is nearly a critical hit.
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Re: OT: UFC 205 sounds like a good card 

Post#17 » by Kristaps6_NYK » Sun Nov 13, 2016 5:13 am

Incredible fight! Respect both fighters here
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Re: OT: UFC 205 sounds like a good card 

Post#18 » by HarthorneWingo » Sun Nov 13, 2016 5:13 am

matchman wrote:Joanna is built like a steel, and talks about 7-time Muay Thai champ, if Karolina cannot stop her I doubt any woman can stop her in this division.


She sure looked unstoppable after she beat Claudia Ghadelia in fight 2.
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Re: OT: UFC 205 sounds like a good card 

Post#19 » by sushibear » Sun Nov 13, 2016 5:16 am

I would of cried and yell for my mom if I got hit like that from romero, sheiiiiit
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Re: OT: UFC 205 sounds like a good card 

Post#20 » by Jellybeans » Sun Nov 13, 2016 5:21 am

Now im gonna miss Mieshas tits :D

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