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HEAVYWEIGHT

1. Brock Lesnar (5-1)
Big-time heavyweight bouts seldom deliver, but Lesnar’s July 3 title defense against Shane Carwin did just that. In addition to likely pulling significant PPV numbers, Lesnar’s rousing second-round submission comeback showed he is not just a hulking frontrunner. The win set up what will likely be Lesnar’s biggest test to date when he defends against Cain Velasquez at UFC 121 on Oct. 23.

2. Fabricio Werdum (14-4-1)
Werdum underwent surgery on Aug. 18 and had 27 loose bone fragments removed from his left elbow. Already in physiotherapy to rehab, the author of this year’s most significant upset now targets a return to action in the first quarter of 2011.

3. Fedor Emelianenko (31-2, 1 NC)
The chicanery of another Emelianenko pre-fight has begun. Emelianenko’s promoters at M-1 have openly announced their interest in fighting Strikeforce heavyweight champion Alistair Overeem on the condition that Overeem submits to Olympic-style drug testing. Naturally, little headway has been made surrounding Emelianenko’s next bout.

4. Cain Velasquez (8-0)
The July 3 matchup between Brock Lesnar and Shane Carwin was especially interesting for Velasquez, who was already tabbed to face the winner. Now, Velasquez will face the tallest task of his young career when he challenges Lesnar for the heavyweight throne at UFC 121 in October.

5. Junior dos Santos (12-1)
For the first time in his UFC tenure, dos Santos could not finish his foe. Nevertheless, at UFC 117 in Oakland, Calif., “Cigano” put a 15-minute beating on tough heavyweight Roy Nelson, took a unanimous decision and entrenched himself as the man to challenge the winner of October’s clash between Brock Lesnar and Cain Velasquez.

6. Shane Carwin (12-1)
One would have expected his July 3 loss to Brock Lesnar to be Carwin’s toughest pill to swallow this summer. Instead, the Coloradan’s name has cropped up in a federal case for reportedly having received steroids. Though it represents the most important fight in the near future, Carwin has yet to offer comment on the matter.

7. Frank Mir (13-5)
Mir was set for a rematch with Antonio Rodrigo Nogueira at UFC 119 on Sept. 25. However, ongoing hip issues forced “Minotauro” out of the fight. Now, the MMA community will be treated to a different look in the main event, as Mir will take on Mirko “Cro Cop” Filipovic in the headliner in Indianapolis.

8. Alistair Overeem (33-11, 1 NC)
Fedor Emelianenko’s camp recently announced it wanted a bout with Overeem, Strikeforce’s heavyweight champion. Weirdly, it might be another Emelianenko that Overeem faces next, as his management is in talks with Polish promoter Stefa Walk to stage a fight with Fedor’s younger brother, Aleksander Emelianenko, on Nov. 18.

9. Antonio Rodrigo Nogueira (32-6-1, 1 NC)
Back in December 2008, Nogueira was beaten by Frank Mir in lopsided fashion. He was scheduled for a chance at redemption against Mir at UFC 119 on Sept. 25, until a hip injury struck, forcing “Minotauro” from the fight and onto the surgeon’s table.

10. Antonio Silva (14-2)
In wake of Fedor Emelianenko’s upset loss to Fabricio Werdum in June, Silva has quickly become the forgotten man in the Strikeforce heavyweight division. Silva -- a possible opponent for Emelianenko or heavyweight champion Alistair Overeem -- continues to call out the pair and Strikeforce itself in hopes of securing himself a bigger bout.
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LIGHT HEAVYWEIGHT

1. Mauricio Rua (19-4)
“Shogun” underwent another knee surgery, stemming from an injury suffered in his May 8 title capture against Lyoto Machida. Recovery and rehab will postpone his slated title defense against former champion Rashad Evans, which will now be pushed back until sometime in 2011.

2. Lyoto Machida (16-1)
Despite his father, Yoshizo, announcing that he would like to see his son retire, Machida will do just the opposite. Coming off his brutal knockout loss to Mauricio “Shogun” Rua in May, Machida will get right back into the 205-pound fray later this year. He expects to face another former UFC champion, Quinton “Rampage” Jackson, in the UFC 123 main event on Nov. 20.

3. Rashad Evans (15-1-1)
It has now become a waiting game for Evans. With his May win over Quinton “Rampage” Jackson, Evans earned another crack at the UFC light heavyweight title. However, with champion Mauricio “Shogun” Rua on the shelf until 2011 with yet another knee surgery, the real question for Evans remains whether or not he will be placed into an interim title bout while he waits for Shogun to heal.

4. Quinton Jackson (30-8)
Coming off a tough decision loss to rival Rashad Evans in May, Jackson will stay right in the hottest fires at 205 pounds. In the UFC 123 main event on Nov. 20, “Rampage” figures to take on fellow former UFC light heavyweight champion Lyoto Machida.

5. Forrest Griffin (17-6)
While his shoulder rehab continues, Griffin is more prominent right now for his new book, “Be Ready When the Sh*t Goes Down: A Survival Guide to the Apocalypse.” Though many MMA fans seem to have their hearts set on a potential Jon Jones clash, the fight remains just a bright idea at this point.

6. Antonio Rogerio Nogueira (19-3)
After narrowly escaping with an iffy split decision win in his May bout with Jason Brilz, Nogueira now has another tough wrestler on his hands. “Minotoro” will meet unbeaten “The Ultimate Fighter” Season 8 winner Ryan Bader in the co-feature at UFC 119 on Sept. 25.

7. Jon Jones (11-1)
Stepping up in competition, this 23-year-old wunderkind met well-respected veteran Vladimir Matyushenko and mauled “The Janitor” with minimal effort in the first round in August. UFC President Dana White has assured the MMA world that elite opposition is on the way for “Bones,” who continues to look like a future champion.

8. Rafael “Feijao” Cavalcante (10-2)
The world expected Muhammed Lawal to affirm his place as one of MMA’s hottest prospects on Aug. 21 in Houston. “Feijao” was not particularly content with that storyline. Cavalcante started fast and wound up halting Lawal early in the third round to take the Strikeforce light heavyweight title.

9. Muhammed Lawal (7-1)
“King Mo” had his crown taken by Rafael “Feijao” Cavalcante on Aug. 21 in Houston. A slow start and an overreliance on his stand-up saw Lawal play right into Cavalcante’s game. That got him stopped just 74 seconds into the third round, as he suffered the first loss of his MMA career.

10. Gegard Mousasi (29-3-1)
In a pointless exercise, Mousasi needed a mere 31 seconds to force an overweight, late-notice Jake O'Brien to tap to a guillotine choke at Dream 15. The win sets up the former Strikeforce champion for another likely lopsided bout, as he will meet Tatsuya Mizuno for the vacant Dream light heavyweight title at Dream 16 on Sept. 25.
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MIDDLEWEIGHT

1. Anderson Silva (27-4)
Following one of the most rousing comebacks in MMA history, Silva will get the chance to prove that his Aug. 7 fifth-round submission triumph over Chael Sonnen was no fluke. As soon as Silva’s injured ribs heal, “The Spider” will face a rematch with Sonnen, likely in early 2011, in his next title defense.

2. Chael Sonnen (24-11-1)
Owing to both the bombastic hype he created for it and the shockingly effective performance he turned in during his first encounter with Anderson Silva, Sonnen will be afforded another title fight with “The Spider.” Sonnen-Silva 2 figures to be on tap for early next year.

3. Jake Shields (25-4-1)
After the expiration of his Strikeforce contract, the Octagon was the obvious next step for Shields. The two-division stalwart will make his UFC debut at 170 pounds, as Shields drops back to welterweight to challenge tough Dane Martin Kampmann at UFC 121 on Oct. 23.

4. Nate Marquardt (29-9-2)
Marquardt expected to face powerful Brazilian grappler Rousimar “Toquinho” Palhares on Aug. 28, when the UFC rolled into Boston for UFC 118. However, the dissolution of a bout between Demian Maia and Alan Belcher slated to main event UFC Fight Night 22 on Sept. 15 in Austin, Texas, prompted the relocation of the Marquardt-Palhares match to the Lone Star State in September.

5. Demian Maia (13-2)
Change of opponent, date and venue did little to slow down Maia. Moving from a September matchup with Alan Belcher in Austin, Texas, to an August bout with Mario Miranda in Boston, the grappling wizard dominated the whole of his 15 minutes in the cage with Miranda and walked away with a clear-cut unanimous decision.

6. Dan Henderson (25-8)
Henderson looked every bit the heavy favorite in round one of his Strikeforce title fight with Jake Shields on April 17. However, for the next four rounds, the former two-division Pride champion was dominated on the ground and lost a unanimous decision in his promotional debut.

7. Vitor Belfort (19-8)
After a shoulder injury forced him to miss out on a UFC middleweight title shot earlier this year, Belfort expected to meet Anderson Silva when he came off the shelf. Instead, he will have to deal with Yushin Okami at UFC 122 on Nov. 13 in Germany in order to secure the title shot.

8. Yushin Okami (25-5)
Following his tidy handling of Mark Munoz on Aug. 1, the drum began to beat again for Okami to spring ahead in the UFC middleweight title race. He now has his chance. Okami will meet Vitor Belfort in what amounts to a UFC middleweight title eliminator in the UFC 122 main event on Nov. 13 in Oberhausen, Germany.

9. Jorge Santiago (22-8)
In a rematch of one last year’s most underrated fights, Santiago and Kazuo Misaki turned in arguably the best fight of 2010. The back-and-forth five-round war culminated in Santiago -- who had already been nearly knocked out and submitted in the fight -- retaining his Sengoku middleweight crown, as he pounded on a hapless Misaki until his corner threw in the towel.

10. Ronaldo “Jacare” Souza (13-2, 1 NC)
Prior to their Aug. 21 clash in Houston, conventional wisdom held that if “Jacare” were to beat Tim Kennedy for the vacant Strikeforce middleweight title, he would do so on the ground. Instead, Souza outboxed Kennedy for five rounds to take a well-appointed unanimous decision and the 185-pound strap.
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Indlægaf a2zinck » 19. maj 2010, 22:38

WELTERWEIGHT

1. Georges St. Pierre (20-2)

With Josh Koscheck’s May 8 win over Paul Daley, St. Pierre’s next title defense was set. But before he meets Koscheck in a rematch of their August 2007 encounter, the two welterweights will square off as opposing coaches on the 12th season of “The Ultimate Fighter,” with a very convenient and apparent good guy-bad guy dynamic.

2. Jon Fitch (23-3, 1 NC)
Fitch finally met Thiago Alves in their long-anticipated rematch. However, there was little flair in what transpired. The workmanlike Fitch wore down Alves with strong takedowns and great positional control en route to a unanimous verdict that might put him on the doorstep of another UFC welterweight title shot.

3. Thiago Alves (16-7)
Alves waited more than four years for a rematch with Jon Fitch. However, his struggle and eventual failure to make weight, coupled with his one-sided loss, has many -- UFC President Dana White included -- pushing Alves to move to middleweight in the future. Alves quickly enlisted fighter-cum-nutritional guru Mike Dolce, hoping he will get one more chance to get his weight in check.

4. Dan Hardy (23-7, 1 NC)
His lopsided loss to Georges St. Pierre in March is now a distant memory. “The Outlaw” will get back into the saddle this fall, as the Octagon heads back to England for UFC 120 on Oct. 16 in London. There, Hardy will take on fellow welterweight contender Carlos Condit in what should be a high-action affair.

5. Josh Koscheck (15-4)
With high stakes up for grabs -- a UFC welterweight title shot and a coaching stint opposite Georges St. Pierre on “The Ultimate Fighter 12” -- Koscheck dominated Paul Daley for 15 minutes on the floor en route to a unanimous decision victory at UFC 113. After blocking a post-fight sucker punch from Daley and taunting the Montreal crowd, Koscheck cemented himself as one of MMA’s premiere heels and set in place the groundwork for the build-up to his rematch with St. Pierre.

6. Martin Kampmann (17-3)
In June, Kampmann put on perhaps the most impressive performance of his career, sweeping the cards in a one-sided decision win over Paulo Thiago. Now, Denmark’s top MMA export will get the tall task of welcoming former Strikeforce middleweight champion Jake Shields to the Octagon at UFC 121 on Oct. 23.

7. Paulo Thiago (13-2)
Following a tough, one-sided decision loss to Martin Kampmann at UFC 115 in June, Thiago will have the chance to end 2010 on a high note. The Brazilian will take on Diego Sanchez at UFC 121 on Oct. 23 in Anaheim.

8. Paul Daley (24-9-2)
Daley’s sucker punch incident with Josh Koscheck, which got him ousted from the UFC in Montreal, will cost him a 30-day suspension from the Quebec commission. The perfunctory punishment will not interfere with the next bout for “Semtex,” as the British banger will meet Jorge Masvidal at Shark Fights 13 on Sept. 11 in Amarillo, Texas.

9. Nick Diaz (22-7, 1 ND)
The first defense of Diaz’s Strikeforce welterweight title will come Oct. 9 against a familiar foe. Diaz will risk his belt against the only man to beat him in the last four years -- Karl James Noons, who temporarily abandons the 155-pound division for the rematch.

10. Mike Swick (14-4)
Coming off a disappointing decision loss to Dan Hardy in November, Swick’s bout with Paulo Thiago at UFC 109 left him in even worse shape. He was choked unconscious in the second round and pushed further back in the UFC welterweight title picture.
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LIGHTWEIGHT

1. Frankie Edgar (13-1)
At UFC 118, lightning struck for the second time and even brighter than before. After winning an unpopular unanimous decision over B.J. Penn in Abu Dhabi in April, Edgar showed sterling improvement in his Aug. 28 rematch with "The Prodigy." He won all five rounds on all three judges’ scorecards to turn in the best performance of his career.

2. Gilbert Melendez (18-2)
The Strikeforce lightweight champion notched the most significant win of his career April 17 in Nashville, Tenn. He dominated Dream titleholder Shinya Aoki for all 25 minutes of their bout on network television and entrenched himself as one of the sport’s elite at 155 pounds.

3. B.J. Penn (15-7-1)
In one of the most lackluster fights of his career, the mercurial Penn stood around for much of the 25 minutes in the cage with Frankie Edgar on Aug. 28. Though most felt Penn deserved the nod in their April bout, Edgar dominated "The Prodigy" for the balance of their rematch and left no doubt who the true UFC lightweight champion is.

4. Gray Maynard (10-0, 1 NC)
Despite being tabbed as the underdog entering his Aug. 28 UFC lightweight title eliminator with Kenny Florian, Maynard didn't look one bit the part. He put Florian on the mat repeatedly en route to a tidy unanimous decision win. The victory lines Maynard up as the next man to challenge Frankie Edgar, whom he has beaten before, for the UFC crown.

5. Shinya Aoki (24-5, 1 NC)
Skepticism swirled around Aoki’s status as an elite lightweight after his April drubbing at the hands of Gilbert Melendez. However, the thrilling grappler picked up yet another brilliant victory on July 10, leg locking Tatsuya Kawajiri in less than two minutes to retain his Dream lightweight title in impressive fashion.

6. Eddie Alvarez (20-2)
When Bellator's second lightweight tournament wrapped, Alvarez was expected to take on bracket winner Pat Curran on Oct. 21. However, with an injury forcing Curran out of the bout, the first title shot against Alvarez has been afforded to UFC veteran Roger Huerta instead.

7. Kenny Florian (13-5)
In hot pursuit of a third UFC lightweight title shot, Florian couldn't best unbeaten Gray Maynard in their Aug. 28 title eliminator. After dropping a unanimous verdict to "The Bully," Florian will be forced to work his way up the UFC lightweight ladder once again.

8. Tatsuya Kawajiri (26-6-2)
Many tabbed Kawajiri to be the next Dream champion, figuring he had exactly the right skill set to replicate what Gilbert Melendez did to Shinya Aoki in April. However, on July 10, Kawajiri spent most of the night fending off foot locks, until finally tapping out to Aoki less than two minutes into the first round.

9. Evan Dunham (11-0)
In June, Dunham really opened eyes with his well-appointed decision over Tyson Griffin. The 28-year-old's next test will be another stiff one, as he'll meet former UFC lightweight champion Sean Sherk at UFC 119 on Sept. 15 in a fight that could move him closer to a title shot of his own.

10. Benson Henderson (12-1)
The second WEC lightweight title defense for "Smooth" will happen in front of a partisan crowd in Glendale, Ariz. However, hometown crowd or not, Henderson will have his hands full when he meets once-beaten dynamo Anthony Pettis in a possible "Fight of the Year" contender.
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Indlægaf PerN » 25. jun 2010, 14:40

Hvis de er åbne for diskussion så må de godt snart se at rykke Martin op :D
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Indlægaf a2zinck » 26. jun 2010, 16:35

Ja, Martin bør vel rykke et par pladser frem på næste liste fra Sherdog, mens Paulo Thiago må acceptere et større dyk. Det bliver spændende at se, hvad der sker i den tungeste vægtklasse den næste uges tid, hvor vi både får Fedor, Brock og Carwin in action.
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Indlægaf Ryom » 28. jun 2010, 06:39

En lille prediction på HW top 3 :): Brock, Fedor, Velasquez
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Indlægaf PerN » 29. jun 2010, 11:29

Så kom der updatede rankings... Kampmann tager et velfortjent hop op ad stigen :clap:
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Indlægaf a2zinck » 30. jun 2010, 00:22

[Listerne opdateret pr. 29-06-10]
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Indlægaf Danielsen » 30. jun 2010, 21:56

Fint at Kampmann tager et lille ryk op af listen :) Nu kan vi kun sigte mod skyerne. Kampmann er Welterweight Champion inden året er omme! i call it.. eller..
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Re: Sherdog MMA Rankings

Indlægaf kristoffer » 5. jul 2010, 09:01

Ny P4P liste. :crazy:

For seven and a half years, Fedor Emelianenko was a fixture in the rarified air of pound-for-pound lists. Not anymore.

Emelianenko's shocking June 26 loss to Fabricio Werdum radically resculpted the face of the heavyweight division and also the pound-for-pound list. For the first time since its inception, the Sherdog.com P4P rankings now feature no heavyweights. Perhaps none too surprisingly, the vast majority of the list now represents MMA's deepest and most competitive weight classes. In fact, six of the 10 entrants are fixtures at 155, 170 or 205 pounds. Furthermore, middleweights Anderson Silva and Jake Shields have recent accomplishments at 205 and 170 pounds respectively.

And while the coming month of July will be a quiet one, the month of August won't be. Half of the pound-for-pound top-10 will see August action, including Anderson Silva defending the pound-for-pound mantle when he meets Chael Sonnen, Jon Fitch renewing his rivalry with Thiago Alves in a high-stakes welterweight rematch and lightweight entrants B.J. Penn and Frankie Edgar settling their score with the UFC lightweight title on the line.

1. Anderson Silva (26-4)

A month after the fact, the hysteria that surrounded Silva following his dubious domination of Demian Maia has subsided. Attention has now turned to the next fight for the middleweight kingpin, as “The Spider” will risk his 185-pound mantle against outspoken Republican-stroke-fighter Chael Sonnen at UFC 117 on Aug. 7 in Oakland, Calif. With his recent string of victories over Dan Miller, Yushin Okami and Nate Marquardt, Sonnen has emerged as an accomplished, deserving challenger. However, the biggest factor in making the fight a blockbuster will center on Sonnen’s infamous trash talking and whether it can inspire Silva to fight from bell to bell.

2. Georges St. Pierre (20-2)

The story remains the same for St. Pierre. Coming off a dominant title performance against Dan Hardy in March, he has been positioned for a rematch with yet another elite welterweight in Josh Koscheck, courtesy of the former NCAA national wrestling champion’s May 8 win over Paul Daley. They met previously in August 2007, with St. Pierre winning a unanimous decision. Now, when they collide three-plus years later, it will be on the heels of the 12th season of “The Ultimate Fighter,” which figures to build the second GSP-Koscheck bout with an easy and obvious face-heel dynamic.

3. Jose Aldo (17-1)

Though Alexandre Franca Nogueira was perhaps the first true dominant featherweight during the division's embryonic stages, it his countryman Aldo who is now situated as the first truly great 145-pounder. Coming off a brutal blowout of divisional posterboy Urijah Faber in April, Aldo figures to return to action in the early fall to make his second title defense. Whether that title shot goes to veteran Manny Gamburyan or young upstart Josh Grispi, the real issue for WEC going forward is going to be making challengers seem credible against the dynamic, destructive Aldo.

4. Frankie Edgar (12-1)

At UFC 112 in Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates, Edgar scored one of the most significant wins of 2010, dethroning lightweight kingpin B.J. Penn and took the UFC 155-pound title. Though it was not exactly a popular decision, Edgar took all three judges’ scorecards on the back of his aggressive combination punching and stellar movement. However, the surprise champion will have to replicate his feat in order to earn unanimous consideration as the sport’s top lightweight, as he has signed on for an August rematch with Penn in Boston.

5. B.J. Penn (15-6-1)

From one controversy to another, Penn lost his UFC lightweight title and MMA’s 155-pound mantle on April 12 with his shocking upset to Frankie Edgar. While debate still rages over the bout’s outcome, Penn has started his book tour to promote his eye-opening biography. The book has drawn the particular ire of UFC President Dana White over its anecdotes on the Hawaiian’s past dealings with the company. Brouhahas notwithstanding, “The Prodigy” will get his chance for redemption and the opportunity to regain top status at 155 pounds in August, when he meets Edgar for a second time at UFC 118 in Boston.

6. Jon Fitch (22-3, 1 NC)

With a straightforward and prosaic fighting style, Fitch does not appear to be as close to another crack at the UFC welterweight title as he would like. However, the former Purdue University wrestling captain still sports a staggering 12-1 record in the UFC, having compiled it in one of MMA’s greatest divisions. Unfortunately, Fitch’s rematch with Thiago Alves has been canceled twice already, and the third iteration of the bout has hit with another delay. Zuffa pushed the date from UFC 115 on June 12 to UFC 117 on Aug. 7 to ensure Alves’ full health. Let us hope it happens this time: Holding the title of the undisputed second banana at 170 pounds remains a great MMA accomplishment.

7. Mauricio Rua (19-4)

“Shogun” Rua’s current resume remains a far cry from where it was in 2005, when he tore through four top-10 opponents in half a year. However, assuming his recovery from a worrying third knee surgery goes swimmingly, the Curitiba native will have plenty of opportunity to carve out more outstanding pound-for-pound-quality wins in a talent-rich 205-pound division. First on deck for "Shogun" post-recovery will be former champion Rashad Evans in a highly alluring clash of premier fighters in one of MMA's premier divisions.

8. Jake Shields (25-4-1)

There was a time just a few short years ago when Shields was reviled for being one of MMA’s most loathsome fighters to watch. During the last five years, the Cesar Gracie protégé has transformed himself from a drab, peripheral contender to one of the sport’s elite fighters. With his dominant April 17 upset over Dan Henderson, the Strikeforce middleweight champion now boasts a 14-bout winning streak and top-five credentials in two separate divisions. With it seeming more and more likely Shields is UFC-bound, he'll have ample opportunity to expand on his resume inside the Octagon, regardless of whether it’s at 170 or 185.

9. Lyoto Machida (16-1)

The majority of the MMA world felt Mauricio “Shogun” Rua was the better man in his first meeting with Machida in October. In their May 8 rematch, Machida certainly looked like the lesser man. The Belem, Brazil, native was polished off in less than four minutes -- a far cry from the supposedly untouchable fighter who took the title from Rashad Evans just a year earlier. However, criticisms at this point seem too sharp. Lost in the post-fight absolutes was the fact that it was not that long ago when Machida blew away strong competition in a deep division, crushing both Evans and Thiago Silva in his 2009 campaign.

10. Rashad Evans (15-1-1)

Evans' May 29 win over rival Quinton "Rampage" Jackson didn't exactly set the world on fire. Evans walked away with a unanimous decision win, though, that gave him yet another high-quality victory in MMA's historically strongest and most star-laden division. Better still, Evans will have the chance to take his resume from "very strong" to "exceptional" in the near future, as his win over Jackson installed him as the UFC's top 205-pound contender. Whenever Mauricio "Shogun" Rua is recovered from knee surgery, Evans will have the chance to regain the UFC light heavyweight title and even loftier pound-for-pound status.

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Re: Sherdog MMA Rankings

Indlægaf Shogunn » 5. jul 2010, 13:07




selvom han lyder som en fra jersey shore så synes jeg egentlig at han i bund og grund har ret
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Re: Sherdog MMA Rankings

Indlægaf PerN » 5. jul 2010, 14:54

Ved sgu ikke rigtigt hvad jeg syntes. På den ene side virker det åndsvagt, at Fedor det ene øjeblik ligger nr. 3, 1½ minuts kamp senere er han slet ikke på listen. På den anden side kan jeg også godt se, at det er svært at forsvare at placere ham på en P4P liste, efter et tab til Verdum og 3 års middelmådig modstand. Desværre handler P4P lister ofte ikke om hvor god fighteren reelt er, men hvem han har mødt.

Fyren ovenfor har vist iøvrigt set en enkelt Joe Pesci film for meget :D
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