Askren vs Masvidal!!!! Light it up!

Discussion in 'MMA Forum' started by elmaldito, Jul 2, 2019.


  1. elmaldito

    elmaldito Obsessed with Boxing Full Member

    16,261
    1,699
    Sportsbook:
    79
    Jun 11, 2009
    I don’t think any fighter in the world can beat Jorge at 165-170 right now.
     
  2. UnleashtheFURY

    UnleashtheFURY Obsessed with Boxing Full Member

    61,840
    22,403
    Sportsbook:
    1,000
    Sep 29, 2012
    did you misread again? That's not what I said.

    Going into the fight the general reading of things was if it ended in the distance it would be Masvidal getting his hand raised - If it went the distance it would likely.be an Askren decision. What exactly are you arguing/disagreeing about?

    I'm not saying Askren would have won if he didn't get flying kneed early. I'm saying that if the fight lasted the distance it would be him and not Masvidal getting his hand raised. More than likely anyways
     
    Francis75 likes this.
  3. DONT B SCARED

    DONT B SCARED Pimpin Aint Easy Full Member

    3,310
    1,846
    Sportsbook:
    1,000
    Mar 8, 2017
    Yeah i definitely said there was a chance but you are making out it was almost a certainty but as I said nobody has been able to completely dominate him including fighters with more tools then Askren
     
  4. PIRA

    PIRA Boxing Addict Full Member

    5,361
    760
    Sportsbook:
    1,000
    Mar 30, 2007

    Risky is still applicable IMO even given the valid points you make. That was close to a flying double knee, looked like he was going to takeoff LOL, it just reminded me of some of those early UFC's charging across the ring.
     
  5. PIRA

    PIRA Boxing Addict Full Member

    5,361
    760
    Sportsbook:
    1,000
    Mar 30, 2007
    Appears what he should do is work a ****load on his Muay Thai and don't bend over like a 90 year old man but from reading it appears that he doesn't like to do that work in camp.
     
  6. DONT B SCARED

    DONT B SCARED Pimpin Aint Easy Full Member

    3,310
    1,846
    Sportsbook:
    1,000
    Mar 8, 2017
    I may have misread an occasional post when replying but i'm usually able to admit it if i'm at fault.
    It's funny you'd accuse me of it tho considering i had bought it up to you recently when it comes to replying me, since you don't like me which is fine as there's plenty of others who feel the same and don't respect anything i post.
     
    Last edited: Jul 9, 2019
  7. David B

    David B How you expect to run with the wolves come night, Full Member

    9,480
    498
    Sportsbook:
    8,130
    Feb 25, 2006
    Never i have seen such a highly touted fighter being so unimpressive..
    Askren is either well past his prime or was never elite .
     
    DONT B SCARED likes this.
  8. lufcrazy

    lufcrazy requiescat in pace Full Member

    62,884
    3,705
    Sportsbook:
    8
    Sep 15, 2009
    The last wo fights have proven that Askren is not the h2h beast many claimed.
     
  9. elmaldito

    elmaldito Obsessed with Boxing Full Member

    16,261
    1,699
    Sportsbook:
    79
    Jun 11, 2009
    Masvidal is at the top of his game now. Focused and healthy.
     
  10. shanahan14

    shanahan14 Boxing Addict Full Member

    3,496
    727
    Sportsbook:
    1,000
    Jul 5, 2011
    Wonderboy schooled him less than 2 years ago. Usman would beat him decisively. Colby likely dominates him.

    Jorge is on a nice streak, but your statement is hyperbole. No one can possible believe Jorge can beat everyone at 170. That's ridiculous.
     


Sign up for ESPN+ and Stream Live Sports! Advertisement