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Old 03-21-2011, 11:27 AM   #23
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Default Re: Which of these light heavyweights has the best chance to beat jones?

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Originally Posted by Vitor Belfort View Post
Including the strikeforce light heavyweights

Randy Couture
Phil Davis
Rashad Evans--fighting jones next
Rampage jackson
Lyoto Machida
Shogun Rua--if he gets another shot
Lil Nog
Tito Ortiz

strikeforce
Dan Henderson- SF 205 lbs champion
Mike Kyle
King Mo
Babalu
Mousasi
Feijao
I meant to vote Machida, but clicked Rua instead.

But those are the two I would pick out anyway.

Rua will be a different animal entirely a couple more fights into this comeback from surgery.

Machida will test Jones in ways he hasn't been tested before because of his speed, movement and elusiveness.

Other than those two, the only guy I give a prayer is Hendo, because of his chin, wrestling credentials, and proven power.

I wouldn't make even any of these three a favourite against him though.
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