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Jeremy Stephens vs. Yves Edwards Verbally Agreed for UFC on FX 5

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A pair of veteran Octagon lightweights will throw down at the upcoming UFC on FX 5 show when Jeremy Stephens meets Yves Edwards in Minnesota.

Sources close to the bout confirmed to MMAWeekly.com that verbal agreements are in place for the lightweight contest as of Friday.

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Post #1   8/10/12 12:43:11PM   

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Not a bad matchup

at the moment I have Stephens UD. That could easily change though

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Fun scrap. Stephens UD.

Post #3   8/10/12 1:26:17PM   

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Definitely leaning toward Stephens, but he may be able to Sam Stout poor Yves. If it goes to the ground for some freak reason, perhaps a carefully placed , Stephens should have a distinct advantage on the ground. Even on the bottom with those razor elbows with which he instantly cut open Cerrone from the bottom.

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Good Scrap. I think Jeremy takes it 4 sure by UD or maybe KO

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fun fight!

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Post #6   8/10/12 2:29:52PM   

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Should be a good striking match

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Bought tickets today. Should be fun.

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This is a fun match up. Good one to watch two guys stand and through some strikes. I think Stephens will land a KO bomb.

Post #9   8/10/12 4:48:14PM   

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I got Stephens taking this fight.

I'm smelling a nasty KO

Post #10   8/10/12 5:25:31PM   

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I like Yves a lot one of the last old school LW's around, but DAMN Jermy hit's like a mack truck.

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Actually I like Yves in this one, way better jitz and overall grappling, SUB or UD for Yves

Post #12   8/10/12 7:44:23PM   

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Good fight hope its on main card

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Posted by frizzzlecake

I like Yves a lot one of the last old school LW's around, but DAMN Jermy hit's like a mack truck.



I still remember the fight time I watched Yves fight.

Post #14   8/11/12 12:48:18PM   

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^ and people though Chael's spinning backfist was a fail.

Post #15   8/13/12 4:44:01PM