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Stipe Miocic slated to defend heavyweight title against Francis Ngannou at UFC 220

Discussion in 'General MMA Forum' started by Cat--Smasher, Dec 4, 2017.

  1. Kevo

    Kevo SMOKE BOMB!

    It's a what have you done for me lately kind of thing. People JUST saw Ngannou MDK Overeem. Stipe hasn't fought since beating an over the hill JDS back in May. He'll get the chance to remind mother fuckers in January.
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  2. dan the man

    dan the man Gina Carano's personal sex slave

    You can see how much confidence Stipe has when he fights since he has become Champ. The guy looks better and better every time I see him fight. You would have to be a fool to overlook him. If I was a betting man, with Stipe as the underdog, I'd bet on Stipe all day long.
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  3. Trodden

    Trodden The autumn air Thickly fills my lungs So sweetly

    Im gonna buy a goat and call it Stipe
  4. chuckthechamp

    chuckthechamp #NinerEmpire

    Stipe has no chance..not because he can't beat Ngannou but no one will ever defend the HW title three times. Curse!!
  5. dan the man

    dan the man Gina Carano's personal sex slave

    Has anyone heard anything on when we'll see Cain back in the Octagon? I would really love to see him back in the mix.......
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  6. AnchorPunch

    AnchorPunch Well-Known Member

    Man, I just watched that fight (crazy behind on cards). My first reaction was that it looked sloppier than I expected given people's talk. But the replay showed me that Ngannou, if a bit wild (same for the shot he landed against AA), actually has his eyes open wide and is completely aware the whole time. Very impressive.

    That said, Overeem was surprisingly aggressive for a guy with a weak chin fighting a wrecking machine. I was expecting to see him fight more like he did against JDS in this fight. Not sure what to make of it or what to expect out of Ngannou against an elite, but patient, HW. Can't wait to see him fight Stipe!!
  7. Poindexter

    Poindexter Reputation: ∞ Staff Member

    Sound and effective strategy, IMO.
  8. Cat--Smasher

    Cat--Smasher Putting the stamp on kids Staff Member Survival Pool Champion

  9. Problematique

    Problematique Australia's Gaston.

    Will Stipe break the Heavyweight Champion curse and successfully defend his title for a third straight time?

    Find out next time, on Dragon Ball Z.
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  10. Qball1974

    Qball1974 Tower of Song Site Donor

    What an odd record that makes.

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