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#16 Postby Trev » Wed May 28, 2008 11:12 am

Awesome night - Wanderlei's definitely back. BJ Penn wants to go back up to 170 and fight GSP again, I'm not surprised. It was a solid victory over Sherk. Machida - Tito was a typical Machida fight, and not Tito's fight at all. There were some great debuts - Goran Reljic, Yoshida, Palhares... the Soukoudju fight was okay, not great though. If he wants bigger fights at 205, he's going to have to be a little more impressive. Maybe it was his knee injury.

As always, looking forward to the next one! And the WEC bout this wknd between Urijah Faber and Jens Pulver - that could be an epic.

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#17 Postby ronnie kray » Wed May 28, 2008 12:22 pm

Yoshida and Pahlares were very impressive in their debuts. both with great submission victories. Machida's style just completely frustrated Ortiz. lots of counters and stick/move from Machida, Ortiz never got anything moving, except for that triangle at the end of rd 3. that was a real close one. here area some gif hilights from that night. *EDIT* way too many gifs for one post, so i linked most of them.

Tito's last chance triangle attempt. so close, yet so far.

Pahlares submits Salaverry

Yoshida chokes War Machine out cold

Machida's knee puts Tito on his back.

last moments of Penn vs. Sherk

the crowd's HOLY SH**! reactions to Wanderlie's KO

new W. Silva hilight: DON'T CALL IT A COMEBACK!
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