Official Discussion: Bellator 180: Wanderlei vs Chael

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Who ya got?

The Axe Murderer
4
12%
The OG from Westlin, Oregon
3
9%
The Last Emporer
3
9%
Meathead
3
9%
Larkin
4
12%
Pit bull
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9%
Master Bader
5
15%
Mr. Wonderful
2
6%
Chandler
6
18%
Primus
1
3%
 
Total votes : 34

Official Discussion: Bellator 180: Wanderlei vs Chael

Postby bruins2012 » Thu Jun 15, 2017 12:55 am

JUNE 24, 2017 | Madison Square Garden | New York, New York


Main Card
Pay-per-view, 10 p.m. ET


Chael Sonnen vs Wanderlei Silva
main event

Fedor Emelianenko vs Matt Mitrione
co-main event

Douglas Lima vs Lorenz Larkin
for welterweight title

Michael Chandler vs Brent Primus
for lightweight

Zach Freeman vs Aaron Pico


Main Card
Spike, 8 p.m. ET


Phil Davis vs Ryan Bader
for light heavyweight title

James Gallagher vs Chinzo Machida

Neiman Gracie vs Dave Marfone

Keri Anne Taylor-Melendez vs Sadee Monseratte Williams



Preliminary Card
MMAjunkie, 6 p.m. ET


Heather Hardy vs Alice Smith Yauger

Ryan Couture vs Haim Gozali

Anthony Giacchina vs Jerome Mickle

Hugh McKenna vs John Salgado

Matt Rizzo vs Sergio da Silva

Bradley Desir vs Nate Grebb





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Re: Countdown: Bellator @ MSG

Postby pithikos » Thu Jun 15, 2017 1:40 am

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Re: Countdown: Bellator @ MSG

Postby pithikos » Thu Jun 15, 2017 1:50 am

I ll watch. I might even be rooting for Chael, wtf is wrong with me? oh Wandy why have you fallen so?
I hope Fedor destroys Matrione.
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Re: Countdown: Bellator @ MSG

Postby mmafan559 » Thu Jun 15, 2017 2:09 am

chael and fedor

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Re: Countdown: Bellator @ MSG

Postby Bullgooseloony » Thu Jun 15, 2017 3:35 am

pithikos wrote:I ll watch. I might even be rooting for Chael, wtf is wrong with me? oh Wandy why have you fallen so?
I hope Fedor destroys Matrione.

I could see why a hardcore Sakuraba fan would root against Wandi :lol:

Chael is a fucking turd though. Fuck him, I hope he gets KOed stiff by the Axe Murderer. Fedor has to win for my sanity. Nobody wants to see a grown man cry. I don't wanna put that on my family. :lol:
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Re: Countdown: Bellator @ MSG

Postby hawdrigoh » Sat Jun 17, 2017 11:23 pm

Bullgooseloony wrote:
pithikos wrote:I ll watch. I might even be rooting for Chael, wtf is wrong with me? oh Wandy why have you fallen so?
I hope Fedor destroys Matrione.

I could see why a hardcore Sakuraba fan would root against Wandi :lol:

Chael is a fucking turd though. Fuck him, I hope he gets KOed stiff by the Axe Murderer. Fedor has to win for my sanity. Nobody wants to see a grown man cry. I don't wanna put that on my family. :lol:


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Re: Countdown: Bellator @ MSG

Postby TFlock » Sun Jun 18, 2017 11:42 am

Pretty excited for these fights. I'm surprised there isn't more buzz on linker about this.

Fedor should be able to sub Mitrione as long as his game plan is smart. I wouldn't stand and bang with Mitrione. Might end up sleeping.

Chael will not stand with Wandy. He will take him down and grind out a win. Hopefully it isn't boring.
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Re: Countdown: Bellator @ MSG

Postby bruins2012 » Sun Jun 18, 2017 11:44 am

Fedor and Wand. :tup:
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Re: Countdown: Bellator @ MSG

Postby PainDog » Sun Jun 18, 2017 11:53 am

Wand and Fedor all the way...hopefully they perform better than Gomi
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Re: Countdown: Bellator @ MSG

Postby slevin » Sun Jun 18, 2017 12:12 pm

Fedor
Chael
Lima
Chandler
Pico

Should all win- this is a great card! Chandler and Lima are the fights to watch, I think Fedor vs Mittrione will look a lot less terrible than Chael vs Wanderlei. That fight will look like Vitor vs Marquart, or Ken vs Royce. It will be bad lmao. Anyways it should be fun to see if Aaron Pico is as good as Bob Cook and DC are saying. He isn't getting an easy fight, especially for a prospect.

I guess we'll see if Aaron is ready to step up to the plate or if he is biting off more than he can chew. The kid has been competing in combat sports since he was a little boy. He has boxed, done pankration, nearly qualified to wrestle for the 2016 Olympics.

Aaron didn't want to compete in college, because he felt like he had an unfair advantage. And was beating all-americans when it came to the qualification rounds. I hope he can be the next best thing, he seems to have all the tools to do so. For Bob Cook to say he is the best fighter he has ever trained with or has the most promise is saying something when he has trained: Luke, Cain, DC, Thomson, Koscheck and Fitch.
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Re: Countdown: Bellator @ MSG

Postby bruins2012 » Sun Jun 18, 2017 11:09 pm

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Re: Countdown: Bellator @ MSG

Postby hawdrigoh » Sun Jun 18, 2017 11:18 pm

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Re: Countdown: Bellator @ MSG

Postby Shuck » Sun Jun 18, 2017 11:21 pm

Dis Card :heart:

-Pico is possibly the best prospect in all of mma
-Monsoon vs Lima, ewwwyy that fight is being slept on, Monsoon all day tho
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Re: Countdown: Bellator @ MSG

Postby TFlock » Mon Jun 19, 2017 1:46 am

Lol, Ryan Bader vs Phil Davis for the light heavyweight title is on the UNDERCARD :lol: :lol: :lol: :lol: :lol:

Coker knows it will be a snooze fest and wants it nowhere near the main card. Two fighters who got kicked out of the UFC for being boring. Fucking lay n pray fighters
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Re: Countdown: Bellator @ MSG

Postby bruins2012 » Mon Jun 19, 2017 8:45 am

TFlock wrote:Lol, Ryan Bader vs Phil Davis for the light heavyweight title is on the UNDERCARD :lol: :lol: :lol: :lol: :lol:

Coker knows it will be a snooze fest and wants it nowhere near the main card. Two fighters who got kicked out of the UFC for being boring. Fucking lay n pray fighters



It's the main event in the free card for Spike. Coker is treating it as two different cards, even though both take place at MSG. That's going to be a great fight!


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