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Old 01-14-2013, 02:44 PM   #19
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Default Re: Eddie Alvares Gets an immediate title shot in UFC?

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Originally Posted by KERRIGAN View Post
That's bullshit. Benson Henderson is fine as Champ.


Gray Maynard is way more deserving of a title-shot than Melendez or Alvarez. So that's 4. 5 when you consider the consensus on the robberies against Frankie Edgar.

That's 4 or 5 possible contenders. More than any other division.

FLW: Moraga
BW: Wineland, Faber (both picks are being generous)
FW: Jung, Mendes, Swanson/Siver
WW: Hendricks
MW: Weidman, Bisping if he defeats Belfort
LHW: Henderson (if he defeats Machida), Gustaffson
HW: Overeem (Silva), Cormier, Werdum

So, again, if any division needed a tournament -- it's 155lbs. Regardless of contenders -- it's still the top division overall.
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