MMA MMA Weekly's newest rankings are the shittiest i've seen in a long time

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  1. Atmosphere

    Atmosphere PURPLE DREAM

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    i know that rankings and stuff are subjective and all that good stuff, but this is the shittiest i've seen



    HEAVYWEIGHT DIVISION (over 205 pounds)

    #1 Heavyweight Fighter in the World: Fedor Emelianenko
    2. Josh Barnett
    3. Frank Mir
    4. Andrei Arlovski
    5. Antonio Rodrigo Nogueira
    6. Randy Couture
    7. Tim Sylvia
    8. Mirko “Cro Cop” Filipovic
    9. Brock Lesnar
    10. Fabricio Werdum

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    LIGHT HEAVYWEIGHT DIVISION (205-pound limit)

    #1 Light Heavyweight Fighter in the World: Lyoto Machida
    2. Rashad Evans
    3. Forrest Griffin
    4. Quinton Jackson
    5. Mauricio "Shogun" Rua
    6. Antonio Rogerio Nogueira
    7. Wanderlei Silva
    8. Keith Jardine
    9. Thiago Silva
    10. Renato "Babalu" Sobral

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    MIDDLEWEIGHT DIVISION (185-pound limit)

    #1 Middleweight Fighter in the World: Anderson Silva
    2. Robbie Lawler
    3. Yushin Okami
    4. Nathan Marquardt
    5. Jorge Santiago
    6. Dan Henderson
    7. Vitor Belfort
    8. Kazuo Misaki
    9. Yoshihiro Akiyama
    10. Demian Maia

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    WELTERWEIGHT DIVISION (170-pound limit)

    #1 Welterweight Fighter in the World: Georges St. Pierre
    2. Jon Fitch
    3. Thiago Alves
    4. Jake Shields
    5. Josh Koscheck
    6. Matt Hughes
    7. Martin Kampmann
    8. Carlos Condit
    9. Nick Thompson
    10. Mike Swick

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    LIGHTWEIGHT DIVISION (160-pound limit)

    #1 Lightweight Fighter in the World: Shinya Aoki
    2. Eddie Alvarez
    3. B.J. Penn
    4. Tatsuya Kawajiri
    5. Joachim Hansen
    6. Kenny Florian
    7. Gesias "JZ" Calvancante
    8. Josh Thomson
    9. Frankie Edgar
    10. Satoru Kitaoka

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    FEATHERWEIGHT DIVISION (145 pound-limit)

    #1 Featherweight Fighter in the World: Mike Brown
    2. Urijah Faber
    3. Hatsu Hioki
    4. Wagnney Fabiano
    5. "Lion" Takeshi Inoue
    6. Jose Aldo
    7. Raphael Assuncao
    8. Leonard Garcia
    9. Joe Warren
    10. Antonio Carvalho

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    BANTAMWEIGHT DIVISION (135 pounds or less)

    #1 Featherweight Fighter in the World: Miguel Torres
    2. Brian Bowles
    3. Masakatsu Ueda
    4. Takeya Mizugaki
    5. Akitoshi Tamura
    6. Will Ribeiro
    7. Damacio Page
    8. Joseph Benavidez
    9. Manny Tapia
    10. Marcos Galvao



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  2. Beepsandbuzzes

    Beepsandbuzzes New Member

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    Obviously you should provide further explanation of your opinion for us to agree with you or disagree with you, and so on.
     
  3. f-g

    f-g OT Supporter

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    It's always been shitty.
     
  4. DJ Cripsen

    DJ Cripsen New Member

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    2 fights and joe warren is ranked 9? Sounds alot like Sokodjou And the lightweight division they have is a little more than confusing.
     
  5. friedrice

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    Would like to see Brock a little higher and where is Rich Franklin?
     
  6. roose

    roose Guest

    Those rankings look pretty good to me.
     
  7. checkii

    checkii ฝรั่งตาน้ำข้าว

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    if you need clarification you are blind.


    worst rankings ever.
     
  8. Atmosphere

    Atmosphere PURPLE DREAM

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    it's self-explanatory, but the obvious one is that CRO-COP IS ON THE FUCKING LIST AT #8
     
  9. apman0000

    apman0000 OT Supporter

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    robbie lawler, really?
     
  10. teep

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    he beat two really good fighters though in a division that isn't that deep. i could see how it happened :dunno:

    hope it doesn't turn out to be a soko thing though
     
  11. Ghost of Swayze

    Ghost of Swayze Ofcourse you mad

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    Barnett should be number 1..hes been fighting and beating the whos who of the HW division for the last 3 years...he even had the balls to call out KFlo
     
  12. Jeebus

    Jeebus Well-Known Member

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    MMAweekly's rankings have always been a laugh riot, though those aren't that bad.

    They're an accurate snapshot of the current state of MMA.
     

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