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#101 VertFTW

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Posted 05 September 2017 - 04:43 PM

Yoel wouldn't make it to decision with Rockhold.

 

What round would he ko/sub him?



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Posted 05 September 2017 - 04:43 PM

vert do you not understand that the mma media is going to cover both cards the same??? This is not a huge ppv we are talking about here. If you told me UFC 217: GSP vs Bisping, your thought process would hold some weight. The fact is we are talking about a ppv that is likely not even drawing over 150k


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Posted 05 September 2017 - 04:43 PM

so vert, Yoel is strictly a ppv fighter???

 

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yoel was a up and comer back then...made perfect sense.



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Posted 05 September 2017 - 04:45 PM

vert do you not understand that the mma media is going to cover both cards the same??? This is not a huge ppv we are talking about here. If you told me UFC 217: GSP vs Bisping, your thought process would hold some weight. The fact is we are talking about a ppv that is likely not even drawing over 150k

 

 

Would have been a good fight to add some weight to that card or better yet as you mentioned put it on 217...but Rockhold didn't want to 'wait' for his next fight.



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Posted 05 September 2017 - 04:46 PM

yoel was a up and comer back then...made perfect sense.

 

so whats this???

 

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Posted 05 September 2017 - 04:48 PM

Would have been a good fight to add some weight to that card or better yet as you mentioned put it on 217...but Rockhold didn't want to 'wait' for his next fight.

 

it would do nothing, i love Motown vs Ferguson but literally no one is buying that damn card

 

Its best selling point at this time is Derrick Lewis now because of the whole hurricane chit hitting various forms of media outside of mma. Other than that, the card has nothing in terms of a draw. I'm explaining to you that Rockhold vs Romero is not adding buys to a ppv and no one is ordering this damn ppv anyway. SO WHY SHOULD ROCKHOLD FIGHT ON A CARD SEEN BY LESS PEOPLE FOR THE SAME MONEY?????


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Posted 05 September 2017 - 04:51 PM

so whats this???

 

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the second scenario I mentioned.



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Posted 05 September 2017 - 04:54 PM

Vert, I hope you get hit by a car while you're walking to school in the morning.
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Posted 05 September 2017 - 05:01 PM

Vert, I hope you get hit by a car while you're walking to school in the morning.

 

vert is going to now tell us why he should be hit by a car on a weekend instead of during the week



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Posted 05 September 2017 - 06:07 PM

how does this thread have so much interest

 

hope branch wins


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Posted 05 September 2017 - 06:07 PM

luke is a cuck


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Posted 06 September 2017 - 06:49 AM

Branch will knock him out stiff
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Posted 06 September 2017 - 07:15 AM

the fact is that Luke's jaw is so glassy nowadays he cannot afford to risk fighting a heavy hitter like Yoel. Branch prob has more than enough power to KO him though but he has LOL BAD striking volume output (http://www.fightmetr...2c55d1d2e67773b) ....I'm sure Luke saw this and cherry picked him for a fight...

 

 

This is a double edge sword fight for Rockhold...he better win this CONVINCINGLY via KO or SUB or he wont do much for his chances of being next in line for a title shot....if he loses he could be kicked out of the top 10 lol.



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Posted 06 September 2017 - 07:26 AM

the fact is that Luke's jaw is so glassy nowadays he cannot afford to risk fighting a heavy hitter like Yoel. Branch prob has more than enough power to KO him though but he has LOL BAD striking volume output (http://www.fightmetr...2c55d1d2e67773b) ....I'm sure Luke saw this and cherry picked him for a fight...

 

 

This is a double edge sword fight for Rockhold...he better win this CONVINCINGLY via KO or SUB or he wont do much for his chances of being next in line for a title shot....if he loses he could be kicked out of the top 10 lol.

 

yoel is dog**** mate


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Posted 06 September 2017 - 07:27 AM

yoel is dog**** mate

He's having a hard time grasping that his beloved cheating Cuban is a can.   :(


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Posted 06 September 2017 - 08:48 AM

Branch would KO or sub Yoel with ease
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Posted 06 September 2017 - 08:51 AM

Branch would KO or sub Yoel with ease

 

lol branch isnt even a striker....hes more of a grappler IMO...how is he going to take down a olympic calibre wrestler?

 

Check out his fightmetric stats...hes LOL bad.



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Posted 06 September 2017 - 09:11 AM

the fact is that Luke's jaw is so glassy nowadays he cannot afford to risk fighting a heavy hitter like Yoel. Branch prob has more than enough power to KO him though but he has LOL BAD striking volume output (http://www.fightmetr...2c55d1d2e67773b) ....I'm sure Luke saw this and cherry picked him for a fight...

 

 

This is a double edge sword fight for Rockhold...he better win this CONVINCINGLY via KO or SUB or he wont do much for his chances of being next in line for a title shot....if he loses he could be kicked out of the top 10 lol.

 

Tim goddamn Kennedy had Yoel diggled with strikes until Yoel had to cheat


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Posted 06 September 2017 - 09:24 AM

Tim goddamn Kennedy had Yoel diggled with strikes until Yoel had to cheat

 

then there should be no reason to duck Yoel like he did....yoel is the #2 guy and if you want to make a case to be next in line why not beat the #2 guy convincingly? Its a much better argument than beating a #9 guy.



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Posted 06 September 2017 - 09:30 AM

then there should be no reason to duck Yoel like he did....yoel is the #2 guy and if you want to make a case to be next in line why not beat the #2 guy convincingly? Its a much better argument than beating a #9 guy.

 

VERT ENOUGH!!!!

 

i've explained this to you like 20x in three different threads. Go make more topics asking what type of jeans Yoel wears


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Posted 06 September 2017 - 10:13 AM

VERT ENOUGH!!!!

 

i've explained this to you like 20x in three different threads. Go make more topics asking what type of jeans Yoel wears

 

your arguments have been lol bad



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Posted 06 September 2017 - 10:15 AM

Tim goddamn Kennedy had Yoel diggled with strikes until Yoel had to cheat

kennedy held the glove FIRST.  never forget.


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Posted 06 September 2017 - 10:28 AM

your arguments have been lol bad

 

vert, arguing with you is like dealing with corky from life goes on

 

you have no idea of anything you are talking about. You cant seem to grasp the idea of free tv = more viewers

 

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Posted 07 September 2017 - 08:56 AM

Vert, I hope you get hit by a car while you're walking to school in the morning.

vert dont walk he has a special bus that picks him up


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Posted 11 September 2017 - 08:05 AM

I'm not **** around anymore.




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Posted 11 September 2017 - 08:51 AM

LETS GOOOOOO

 

LORD BRANCH GONNA TAKE ANOTHER VICTIM THIS WEEKEND!!!


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Posted 11 September 2017 - 12:04 PM

I'm not **** around anymore.




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RIP $300
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Posted 11 September 2017 - 03:11 PM

I'm not **** around anymore.




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if branch wins then

 

branch>rockhold>weidman


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Posted 11 September 2017 - 03:15 PM

if branch wins then

branch>rockhold>weidman


Lol nice try kid
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Posted 11 September 2017 - 03:18 PM

RIP $300


Possibly. Either way I'm getting paid, put in a parlay a month ago that just needs Luke + GGG to go through for 1200

Just have a feeling Luke takes him lightly and pays the price again
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Posted 11 September 2017 - 03:54 PM

MW picture will look interesting if Branch wins with a highlight finish


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Posted 11 September 2017 - 07:29 PM

Rockhold is the tourney play (just take yur lumps) @-450 .. Branch is the prop/ $$$ play @ + 375



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Posted 11 September 2017 - 11:23 PM

LOL at all you taking both fighters but claiming you're backing Branch anyone gonna take Branch without taking Luke at all?.


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Posted 12 September 2017 - 04:24 AM

LOL at all you taking both fighters but claiming you're backing Branch anyone gonna take Branch without taking Luke at all?.


Why is that funny to you?

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Posted 12 September 2017 - 04:44 AM

LOL at all you taking both fighters but claiming you're backing Branch anyone gonna take Branch without taking Luke at all?.

Not me.
    
I've got a bunch coming back on Rockhold, and I'm not hedging Branch.


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Posted 12 September 2017 - 09:00 AM

Why is that funny to you?

You was posting a big ticket but you bet both fighters.lol